The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 23 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 Dorset 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 23 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.94% 0.41% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.41% 2.04% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£150 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.25 - £27.50
Development Applications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
27 49 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 12.68% 20.08% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 13
Average daily rate £250 £375 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £465 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £27.50
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 Dorset

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +7 2 £150 -
Poole - - - -
Team Foundation Server
South West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) DHTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Telerik