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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 25 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 13 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.18% 2.11% 2.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.95% 25.00% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Average daily rate
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£375 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 - £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £55.25 -
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -
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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
42 16 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 16.73% 8.42% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 6 45
Average daily rate £375 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £333 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) Release Management
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
5 6 (35.29%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
5 6 (35.29%) SoapUI
6 5 (29.41%) Selenium
6 5 (29.41%) System Testing
6 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
7 4 (23.53%) IBM
7 4 (23.53%) ISEB
7 4 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) DB2
7 4 (23.53%) XAML
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Retail
7 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Google
7 4 (23.53%) QA

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SoapUI
2 5 (29.41%) Selenium
3 3 (17.65%) TestComplete
4 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.88%) CruiseControl
5 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
5 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.88%) NuGet
5 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
5 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Tester
3 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Build Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Tester
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) QA Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) XSL
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) iSeries
2 2 (11.76%) AS400
3 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Release Management
3 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
4 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
5 5 (29.41%) System Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Analytics
6 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Scalability Testing
8 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Scrum
8 2 (11.76%) TDD
8 2 (11.76%) Supply Chain Management
8 2 (11.76%) DSDM
8 2 (11.76%) Mobile Commerce
9 1 (5.88%) SOA
9 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) XAML
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Google
3 3 (17.65%) Coremetrics
3 3 (17.65%) Endeca
4 2 (11.76%) Ektron
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
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