The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 50 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.22% 0.60% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.39% 2.59% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £280 £268 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +40.74%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
72 116 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.04% 23.20% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 79 12
Average daily rate £463 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £358 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Average hourly rate £44.00 £40.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.85 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -1.33%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) WPF
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) MVVM
5 4 (33.33%) Documaker
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) UML
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (25.00%) ESRI
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (16.67%) VB6
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Documaker
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) WPF
2 4 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) COM+
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) WSDL
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
5 1 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVVM
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) ESRI
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Telerik