Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Team Foundation Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 53 50
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3 +10
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 10 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.20% 1.01% 2.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.05% 7.95% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 21
Northamptonshire median daily rate £393 £336 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.73% -32.75% +61.29%
10th Percentile £359 £315 £363
90th Percentile £538 £416 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £338 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Team Foundation Server is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 198 88 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 23.83% 12.72% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 62 91
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £330 £313 £313
90th Percentile £525 £500 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £394 £400
% change year-on-year +1.59% -1.56% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £37.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -10.53% +13.10% +86.67%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Northamptonshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Northamptonshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Northamptonshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -23 4 £393 +16.73% 6
Wellingborough - 3 £375 -
Team Foundation Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) NUnit
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) Angular 2
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DSL
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) NUnit
3 2 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Developer
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) BASE24 Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Architect
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) Angular 2
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (20.00%) MSMQ
4 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
4 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (30.00%) Scrum
1 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Microservices
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft