The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 26 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)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 23 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 4 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 3.36% 5.79% 3.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 55.56% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 5
Median daily rate £420 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.88%  
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 Suffolk with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 20 27 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 16.81% 10.42% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 24
Median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £348 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Suffolk

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Suffolk.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Suffolk

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds -2 1 £420 -5.61%
Newmarket - 1 £310 -
Team Foundation Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 3 (37.50%) Silverlight
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (37.50%) MVVM
5 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) CRM
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (25.00%) LINQ
6 2 (25.00%) WCF
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (12.50%) JSON
7 1 (12.50%) NHibernate

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (12.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) CRM Developer
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Silverlight
4 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) LINQ
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) XAML
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
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