The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Gloucestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 41 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 4 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.03% 0.91% 2.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.51% 3.75% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 16
Average daily rate £350 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £24.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+39.53% -11.64%
Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
47 80 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.05% 24.24% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 67
Average daily rate £363 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Team Foundation Server
South West

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 2 £350 - 2
Cheltenham - - - -
Team Foundation Server
South West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Database Security
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) PVCS
3 2 (40.00%) CSS

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) Sybase ASE
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) PVCS
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Database Security
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Sybase
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle