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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
South East / Kent
Rank 6 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
+30 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 44 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.12% 4.29% 2.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 60.27% 25.81% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 2
Median daily rate £338 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%

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
73 62 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 26.74% 16.62% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 50 32
Median daily rate £380 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +325.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 6 £325 -
Maidstone +7 4 £375 -6.25% 1
Tunbridge Wells +6 3 - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 59 (95.16%) .NET
2 48 (77.42%) SQL
3 45 (72.58%) C#
3 45 (72.58%) Web Services
4 41 (66.13%) .NET Framework
5 39 (62.90%) LINQ
6 37 (59.68%) Entity Framework
7 35 (56.45%) Algorithms
7 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
8 32 (51.61%) Multithreading
8 32 (51.61%) Multithreaded Programming
9 31 (50.00%) XML
9 31 (50.00%) Data Management
10 30 (48.39%) TDD
10 30 (48.39%) JSON
10 30 (48.39%) Concurrent Programming
11 29 (46.77%) LINQ to SQL
12 15 (24.19%) Migration
12 15 (24.19%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
14 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
15 12 (19.35%) WPF
16 11 (17.74%) WCF
16 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
16 11 (17.74%) MVVM
16 11 (17.74%) Oracle
16 11 (17.74%) VB.NET
16 11 (17.74%) MVC
17 10 (16.13%) WinForms
17 10 (16.13%) ADO.NET

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.19%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (12.90%) DB2
3 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Moq
1 9 (14.52%) MSBuild
1 9 (14.52%) NUnit
1 9 (14.52%) ReSharper
2 3 (4.84%) Selenium
2 3 (4.84%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.84%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.23%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
4 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (80.65%) Developer
2 43 (69.35%) .NET Developer
3 23 (37.10%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (37.10%) C# Developer
4 22 (35.48%) SQL Developer
5 11 (17.74%) Tester
5 11 (17.74%) WPF Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (14.52%) WCF Developer
6 9 (14.52%) WinForms Developer
7 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (8.06%) XML Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# WCF Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# WPF Developer
9 3 (4.84%) SSIS Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Automation Tester
10 2 (3.23%) QA Automation Tester
10 2 (3.23%) QA Tester
10 2 (3.23%) Senior Automation Tester
10 2 (3.23%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (95.16%) .NET
2 45 (72.58%) Web Services
3 41 (66.13%) .NET Framework
4 39 (62.90%) LINQ
5 37 (59.68%) Entity Framework
6 31 (50.00%) XML
7 30 (48.39%) JSON
8 29 (46.77%) LINQ to SQL
9 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
10 12 (19.35%) WPF
11 11 (17.74%) WCF
12 10 (16.13%) ADO.NET
12 10 (16.13%) WinForms
13 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (14.52%) Caliburn.Micro
13 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 4 (6.45%) HTML
15 3 (4.84%) CSS
15 3 (4.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (56.45%) Algorithms
2 9 (14.52%) Client/Server
3 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Android
1 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Multithreaded Programming
1 32 (51.61%) Multithreading
2 31 (50.00%) Data Management
3 30 (48.39%) Concurrent Programming
3 30 (48.39%) TDD
4 15 (24.19%) Migration
5 11 (17.74%) MVC
5 11 (17.74%) MVVM
5 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
6 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
7 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.52%) Prototyping
7 9 (14.52%) Test Scripting
8 8 (12.90%) API Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Automation Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Functional Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (12.90%) Test Strategy
9 6 (9.68%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 48 (77.42%) SQL
2 45 (72.58%) C#
3 11 (17.74%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.23%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.61%) Apple
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