The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 11 July 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 Bristol 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 60 42 59
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 8 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.09% 1.04% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.48% 15.63% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +22.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £24.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+108.16% -36.36%
Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
107 32 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.56% 6.64% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 21 29
Average daily rate £375 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £316 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £402 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 - £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Team Foundation Server
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Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Bristol region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (64.71%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 9 (52.94%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 7 (41.18%) MVC
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
7 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (17.65%) WCF
9 3 (17.65%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
9 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) Code Coverage
10 2 (11.76%) DTV
10 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
10 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
10 2 (11.76%) Electronics

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Moq
3 1 (5.88%) xUnit.net
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.88%) MSTest
3 1 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Software Tester
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) WCF
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.88%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) YUI
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) Spring.NET
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) StructureMap
5 1 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (5.88%) Ninject
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) DTV
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Scrum
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
5 3 (17.65%) Code Coverage
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Scalability Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Management
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) OO
7 1 (5.88%) SOA
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Telerik
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle