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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 62 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 13 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.46% 0.81% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.63% 6.93% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 3
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£330 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £303 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +5.88%
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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
135 101 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 15.17% 11.74% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 81 46
Average daily rate £385 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.07% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £253 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £36.40 £36.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

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
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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, 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 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (75.86%) .NET
3 19 (65.52%) SQL
3 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
5 17 (58.62%) Visual Studio
6 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
6 16 (55.17%) C#
6 16 (55.17%) Java
7 15 (51.72%) HTML
7 15 (51.72%) V-Model
7 15 (51.72%) Waterfall
8 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (48.28%) CSS
8 14 (48.28%) TDD
9 13 (44.83%) Scrum
9 13 (44.83%) MS Access
10 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
10 12 (41.38%) VB.NET
10 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 11 (37.93%) Open Source
11 11 (37.93%) VBA
12 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
13 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
13 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (27.59%) MVC
14 7 (24.14%) Data Analysis
14 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (24.14%) MS Project

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (10.34%) LiveCycle
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (44.83%) MS Access
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
2 4 (13.79%) Selenium
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.45%) NUnit
General
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Programmer
2 8 (27.59%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Analyst Programmer
3 7 (24.14%) AWS Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (3.45%) VB Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) VB Developer
5 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (3.45%) CRM Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Umbraco Developer
5 1 (3.45%) VB Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
3 15 (51.72%) HTML
4 14 (48.28%) CSS
4 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (17.24%) WCF
6 5 (17.24%) WPF
6 5 (17.24%) jQuery
7 3 (10.34%) Web Services
8 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) V-Model
2 15 (51.72%) Waterfall
3 14 (48.28%) TDD
4 13 (44.83%) Scrum
5 8 (27.59%) MVC
6 7 (24.14%) Data Analysis
6 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
8 4 (13.79%) Validation
8 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
8 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
9 3 (10.34%) BDD
10 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
10 2 (6.90%) CRM
11 1 (3.45%) OOP
11 1 (3.45%) Code Coverage
11 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 16 (55.17%) C#
2 16 (55.17%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) VB.NET
4 11 (37.93%) VBA
5 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) VB6
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) HND
3 4 (13.79%) ISEB
3 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) Telerik
4 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Fusion Experience
Rate: £360 per day
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