The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 91 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 27 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.35% 1.33% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.05% 9.47% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 1
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£340 £294 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% -30.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% -16.45%
Team Foundation Server
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
383 243 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.17% 14.05% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 124 95
Average daily rate £345 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £270 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 30
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £27.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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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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
Basingstoke +13 19 £325 +21.49%
Portsmouth +4 3 £280 - 1
Farnborough -6 1 £425 +57.40% 2
Southampton -16 1 - -
Winchester - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 1
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 29 (67.44%) .NET
1 29 (67.44%) SQL Server
2 28 (65.12%) C#
2 28 (65.12%) SQL
3 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (53.49%) Visual Studio
5 22 (51.16%) Scrum
6 18 (41.86%) HTML
7 17 (39.53%) CSS
8 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
9 14 (32.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
11 12 (27.91%) HTTP
11 12 (27.91%) MVC
12 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
12 11 (25.58%) XML
12 11 (25.58%) Ektron
13 10 (23.26%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
14 9 (20.93%) Windows
15 8 (18.60%) Finance
15 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
15 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (16.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 7 (16.28%) Web Services
17 6 (13.95%) CRM
17 6 (13.95%) DSDM
17 6 (13.95%) Oracle
17 6 (13.95%) System Testing
17 6 (13.95%) Software Testing

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 10 (23.26%) SharePoint 2010
1 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.63%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.65%) Commerce Server
4 2 (4.65%) Commerce Server 2007
5 1 (2.33%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) HTTP
2 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.98%) SMTP
3 3 (6.98%) FTP
3 3 (6.98%) S/MIME
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (67.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (32.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.65%) DB2
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.33%) SSDT
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (2.33%) MS Access
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (53.49%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (4.65%) MSTest
2 2 (4.65%) Moq
3 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Military
2 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.60%) C# Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Tester
5 6 (13.95%) SQL Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Programmer
6 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Software Tester
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Configuration Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (67.44%) .NET
2 18 (41.86%) HTML
3 17 (39.53%) CSS
4 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
5 11 (25.58%) XML
6 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
6 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (16.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (16.28%) Web Services
8 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (6.98%) WCF
9 3 (6.98%) jQuery
9 3 (6.98%) WinForms
10 2 (4.65%) XSLT
10 2 (4.65%) Castle Windsor
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (2.33%) Silverlight
11 1 (2.33%) LINQ
11 1 (2.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.65%) Open Source
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Scrum
3 12 (27.91%) MVC
4 6 (13.95%) CRM
4 6 (13.95%) DSDM
4 6 (13.95%) System Testing
4 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.98%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (6.98%) Manual Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Web Development
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) TDD
7 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.98%) ETL
8 2 (4.65%) Process Management
8 2 (4.65%) OOD
8 2 (4.65%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) C#
1 28 (65.12%) SQL
2 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) ISTQB
1 5 (11.63%) ISEB
2 4 (9.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) MCTS
3 3 (6.98%) MCSA
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.65%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) Ektron
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle
4 5 (11.63%) HP
5 3 (6.98%) Sun
6 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.33%) Adobe