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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 61 49 53
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 10 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.04% 0.95% 1.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.13% 10.53% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 10
Average daily rate
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£368 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £378 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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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 Bristol region.

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
163 57 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.96% 9.06% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 43 46
Average daily rate £400 £338 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 10
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.50 £48.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.80% -27.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £35.00 £27.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

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 21 November 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 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) MVC
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 4 (22.22%) V-Model
8 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) Java
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (22.22%) Marketing
9 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (16.67%) Telerik
9 3 (16.67%) Validation
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) HND
9 3 (16.67%) HTML
9 3 (16.67%) CSS
9 3 (16.67%) ISEB
9 3 (16.67%) Linux
9 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
1 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (5.56%) LiveCycle
1 1 (5.56%) Kentico
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) MS Access
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.56%) Behat
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Electronics
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.56%) CMS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) WCF
5 2 (11.11%) WPF
5 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) XML
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 2 (11.11%) DTV
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 4 (22.22%) V-Model
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Code Coverage
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Test Management
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) HND
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Telerik
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) EPiServer
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
Bristol
CPS Group
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Posted: 11 days ago