The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
South East / Kent
Rank 12 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 34 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 12.93% 2.07% 1.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 54.84% 19.23% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 1
Median daily rate £340 £353 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.54% +8.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.60 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-58.39% -21.05%

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

Development Applications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
62 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 23.57% 10.79% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 27
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £260 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £581 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.97%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 8 £375 - 3
Maidstone - 4 £350 - 1
West Malling +4 2 - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - - 1
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 36 (94.74%) .NET
2 33 (86.84%) .NET Framework
3 31 (81.58%) C#
3 31 (81.58%) Entity Framework
4 30 (78.95%) SQL
4 30 (78.95%) Web Services
5 26 (68.42%) TDD
5 26 (68.42%) XML
6 25 (65.79%) Concurrent Programming
6 25 (65.79%) JSON
6 25 (65.79%) LINQ
6 25 (65.79%) Multithreading
6 25 (65.79%) Multithreaded Programming
7 24 (63.16%) LINQ to SQL
8 22 (57.89%) Algorithms
9 20 (52.63%) Data Management
10 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
11 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (18.42%) DB2
13 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
13 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
14 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (13.16%) HTML
14 5 (13.16%) Migration
14 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
15 4 (10.53%) Defect Management
15 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (10.53%) QA
15 4 (10.53%) Scrum
15 4 (10.53%) MVC

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) DB2
3 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.89%) Selenium
1 3 (7.89%) SoapUI
1 3 (7.89%) SpecFlow
2 2 (5.26%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 29 (76.32%) .NET Developer
3 18 (47.37%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (47.37%) C# Developer
4 8 (21.05%) SQL Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Tester
6 4 (10.53%) XML Developer
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.26%) QA Automation Tester
8 2 (5.26%) QA Tester
8 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Automation Tester
8 2 (5.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior QA Tester
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (94.74%) .NET
2 33 (86.84%) .NET Framework
3 31 (81.58%) Entity Framework
4 30 (78.95%) Web Services
5 26 (68.42%) XML
6 25 (65.79%) JSON
6 25 (65.79%) LINQ
7 24 (63.16%) LINQ to SQL
8 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
8 5 (13.16%) HTML
9 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
9 4 (10.53%) CSS
10 3 (7.89%) SOAP
11 2 (5.26%) Gherkin
11 2 (5.26%) HTML5
11 2 (5.26%) REST
11 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (57.89%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.89%) Statistics
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Android
1 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) TDD
2 25 (65.79%) Concurrent Programming
2 25 (65.79%) Multithreaded Programming
2 25 (65.79%) Multithreading
3 20 (52.63%) Data Management
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) Migration
6 4 (10.53%) Defect Management
6 4 (10.53%) MVC
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
7 3 (7.89%) High Availability
7 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.26%) Automation Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Matrix Management
8 2 (5.26%) QA Automation
8 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) C#
2 30 (78.95%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
4 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.63%) VB
5 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Apple
2 1 (2.63%) Infragistics
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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