The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 22 June 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)
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 20 9
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport - 2.35% 5.26%
As % of the Development Applications category - 16.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £315 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% -  

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 Stockport with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19 12 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 55.88% 14.12% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 4
Median daily rate £355 £250 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.00% -24.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) MDX
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Power BI
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MDX
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET