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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 28 27 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 6 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.79% 3.21% 1.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.79% 23.33% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +39.53%
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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
38 30 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.67% 13.76% 33.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 59
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £283 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.15 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +0.92%

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 4 May 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 19 (82.61%) SQL
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 12 (52.17%) .NET
3 12 (52.17%) Scrum
4 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (47.83%) Ektron
5 10 (43.48%) HTML
6 9 (39.13%) CSS
6 9 (39.13%) HTTP
6 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
6 9 (39.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
7 8 (34.78%) MVC
7 8 (34.78%) Finance
8 7 (30.43%) ISEB
8 7 (30.43%) XML
8 7 (30.43%) DSDM
8 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
8 7 (30.43%) CMS
9 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
9 6 (26.09%) Web Services
10 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
10 5 (21.74%) HP
10 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (21.74%) System Testing
11 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
11 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
1 9 (39.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (30.43%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) TestComplete
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) MSTest
3 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) .NET Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Tester
5 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
9 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Technical Test Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
4 7 (30.43%) XML
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
5 6 (26.09%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
6 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (13.04%) WinForms
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (4.35%) SOAP
8 1 (4.35%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (4.35%) WCF
8 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) AS400
2 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.35%) iSeries
2 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
3 8 (34.78%) MVC
4 7 (30.43%) DSDM
5 5 (21.74%) System Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
8 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.35%) SOA
8 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.35%) Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) BDD
8 1 (4.35%) Release Management
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISEB
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
1 11 (47.83%) Ektron
2 5 (21.74%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Endeca
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Coremetrics
3 1 (4.35%) IBM