The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Basingstoke region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 29 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.78% 1.23% -
As % of the Development Applications category 21.43% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+39.53% -11.64%
Development Applications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
28 78 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 12.96% 32.10% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 55 23
Average daily rate £350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £39.25 £39.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +25.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.00 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.00 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +8.00%
Team Foundation Server
Hampshire

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 23 April 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 8 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 8 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) ISEB
3 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (58.33%) DSDM
4 7 (58.33%) Web Development
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) CMS
5 6 (50.00%) HTTP
5 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (50.00%) Web Services
5 6 (50.00%) Ektron
6 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
6 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 3 (25.00%) Release Management
7 3 (25.00%) Retail
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) iSeries
8 2 (16.67%) Analytics

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 8 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (50.00%) CMS
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Games
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Web Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Deployment Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Build Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Environment Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Build and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 7 (58.33%) DSDM
3 7 (58.33%) Web Development
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) Release Management
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Scalability Testing
6 2 (16.67%) System Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Ektron
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) Endeca
4 2 (16.67%) Google
4 2 (16.67%) Coremetrics
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat