The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 28 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.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 9 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 5.26% 8.43% -
As % of the Development Applications category 38.46% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £175 £460 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.95% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £341
% change year-on-year -3.44% +6.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
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 Peterborough with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 13 21 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 13.68% 25.30% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 9
Median daily rate £275 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +12.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £460 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £32.68 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.50% +33.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Peterborough

Team Foundation Server
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) NHS
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Server Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft