Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 19 November 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)
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 18 25
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 6.02% 5.05% 1.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.24% 27.78% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £350 £381 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.20% -10.29% -
10th Percentile £325 £329 £413
90th Percentile £375 £458 £438
Staffordshire median daily rate £338 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire 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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 29 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 34.94% 18.18% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 15
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% +18.18%
10th Percentile £325 £271 £285
90th Percentile £388 £475 £360
Staffordshire median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +2.86% +7.69% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £55.00 - £30.00

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Stoke-on-Trent

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) RAD
3 2 (40.00%) DSDM
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) RTP
3 2 (40.00%) Drools
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (20.00%) AccuRev
4 1 (20.00%) Ant
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Archiva
4 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (20.00%) Gradle
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Release Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Release Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Drools
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) DSDM
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) RAD
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Release Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft