The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 19 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.61% 7.69% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.54% 23.81% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £325 £333 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +9.01%
UK excluding London median daily rate £382 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.24% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £50.50
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -15.84%
Team Foundation Server
Gloucestershire

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

Development Applications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
26 42 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 22.61% 32.31% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 11
Median daily rate £400 £408 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +0.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £363 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) COM+
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft