The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 57 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 10 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.32% 0.97% 1.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.77% 9.41% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 13
Median daily rate £358 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.71% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £309 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £405 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Team Foundation Server
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
114 85 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 15.06% 10.27% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 64 117
Median daily rate £365 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 12
Median hourly rate £42.25 £41.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% -13.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £37.50 £46.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 December 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 17 (70.83%) .NET
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) C#
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (58.33%) MVC
4 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
5 10 (41.67%) HTML
5 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (37.50%) Scrum
7 8 (33.33%) TDD
7 8 (33.33%) jQuery
7 8 (33.33%) HTML5
8 7 (29.17%) WCF
9 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (20.83%) LINQ
10 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
10 5 (20.83%) Telerik
10 5 (20.83%) Ajax
10 5 (20.83%) Finance
10 5 (20.83%) CSS
11 4 (16.67%) Kendo UI
11 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 4 (16.67%) NHibernate
11 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
11 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (12.50%) BDD

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) OLAP
5 1 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (4.17%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) MSTest
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) HTML5
3 8 (33.33%) jQuery
4 7 (29.17%) WCF
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (20.83%) Ajax
6 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 5 (20.83%) CSS
6 5 (20.83%) LINQ
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (16.67%) Kendo UI
7 4 (16.67%) NHibernate
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (12.50%) Web Services
8 3 (12.50%) WPF
9 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) MVC
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.50%) BDD
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.50%) System Testing
7 3 (12.50%) User Stories
7 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
8 2 (8.33%) Migration
8 2 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Telerik
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) SAP