The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 35 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.73% 2.83% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.65% 20.45% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £500 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.98% -2.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
43 44 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.69% 13.84% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 13
Median daily rate £445 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.33% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £225 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Database Security
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Nintex
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Nintex