The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 29 44 30
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 13 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.65% 1.62% 3.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.85% 14.81% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 8
Median daily rate £343 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.16% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £263 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £346
% change year-on-year -3.44% +4.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +14.66% -11.76%  

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

Contract Development Application Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 82 54 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 23.03% 10.95% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 35 24
Median daily rate £375 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Nottingham

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Nottingham

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 28 (93.33%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) C#
3 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 18 (60.00%) WCF
7 17 (56.67%) Web Services
8 12 (40.00%) Entity Framework
9 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (33.33%) MVC
10 10 (33.33%) Automated Testing
10 10 (33.33%) MSTest
11 8 (26.67%) Oracle
11 8 (26.67%) SQL
11 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
12 7 (23.33%) Finance
12 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
12 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
13 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 5 (16.67%) ITIL
14 5 (16.67%) HNC
14 5 (16.67%) HND
14 5 (16.67%) Scrum
14 5 (16.67%) Change Management
14 5 (16.67%) Degree
14 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
14 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
14 5 (16.67%) WPF

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MSTest
2 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Angular Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
7 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (6.67%) HTML Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 18 (60.00%) WCF
4 17 (56.67%) Web Services
5 12 (40.00%) Entity Framework
6 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
8 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 5 (16.67%) WPF
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (10.00%) HTML
10 2 (6.67%) CSS
10 2 (6.67%) CSS3
10 2 (6.67%) HTML5
10 2 (6.67%) jQuery
10 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (3.33%) JSON
11 1 (3.33%) RESTful
11 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 10 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
4 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.33%) DevOps
8 1 (3.33%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (3.33%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Release Management
8 1 (3.33%) System Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) C#
2 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
1 5 (16.67%) HNC
1 5 (16.67%) HND
2 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (6.67%) Informatica
4 2 (6.67%) Twitter
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com