The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 20 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 18 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 8.07% 2.01% -
As % of the Development Applications category 39.13% 13.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -16.45%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Development Applications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
46 30 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 20.63% 15.08% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 31
Average daily rate £345 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.47% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server.

1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) C#
4 14 (63.64%) .NET
4 14 (63.64%) Scrum
5 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
6 12 (54.55%) HTML
7 11 (50.00%) HTTP
8 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
8 10 (45.45%) CSS
8 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
8 10 (45.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (40.91%) MVC
9 9 (40.91%) Ektron
10 8 (36.36%) XML
11 6 (27.27%) Web Services
11 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
11 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
12 5 (22.73%) HP
12 5 (22.73%) Finance
12 5 (22.73%) CMS
12 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
12 5 (22.73%) DSDM
12 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (22.73%) System Testing
12 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
1 10 (45.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (22.73%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) S/MIME
2 2 (9.09%) SMTP
2 2 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) MSTest
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) HTML
3 10 (45.45%) CSS
4 8 (36.36%) XML
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services
5 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.64%) WinForms
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (9.09%) WCF
9 1 (4.55%) jQuery
9 1 (4.55%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Scrum
3 9 (40.91%) MVC
4 5 (22.73%) DSDM
4 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
4 5 (22.73%) System Testing
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Ektron
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle