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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 29 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 10 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.20% 3.15% 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 41.67% 20.00% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
Average daily rate
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£280 £265 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -35.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £349
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -16.66%
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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
24 40 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 10.08% 15.75% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 10
Average daily rate £320 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 24 December 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (66.67%) Ektron
4 7 (58.33%) HTTP
4 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) C#
5 6 (50.00%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) DSDM
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) CMS
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) HP
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
7 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 4 (33.33%) System Testing
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (33.33%) MVC

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (41.67%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) S/MIME
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
2 2 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Tester
5 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (8.33%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) DSDM
3 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) System Testing
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Ektron
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle