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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 27 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.67% 1.03% 2.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.03% 6.98% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Median daily rate £300 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+11.39% +3.94%
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 Kent region.

Development Applications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
29 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.84% 14.83% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 13
Median daily rate £313 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £478 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
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 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Maidstone - 2 - -
Tunbridge Wells +8 1 - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) C#
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) MVC
5 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
6 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
8 6 (35.29%) Finance
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 6 (35.29%) HTML
9 5 (29.41%) Windows
9 5 (29.41%) Scrum
9 5 (29.41%) WPF
9 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
9 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
10 4 (23.53%) SDLC
10 4 (23.53%) REST
10 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (23.53%) Subversion
10 4 (23.53%) CSS
10 4 (23.53%) XML
10 4 (23.53%) DHTML
10 4 (23.53%) VBScript
10 4 (23.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET
11 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Subversion
1 4 (23.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.76%) Moq
3 2 (11.76%) MSTest
3 2 (11.76%) NUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Build Manager
5 3 (17.65%) C# WPF Developer
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL Developer
5 3 (17.65%) WPF Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Build and Release Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Build Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Release and Configuration Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
3 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
3 5 (29.41%) WPF
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) DHTML
4 4 (23.53%) REST
4 4 (23.53%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET
5 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (17.65%) WinForms
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
6 2 (11.76%) StructureMap
6 2 (11.76%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (11.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) NHS
2 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) High Availability
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) UML
6 2 (11.76%) CQRS
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (11.76%) Information Governance
6 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.76%) MVVM
6 2 (11.76%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) Use Case
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
4 4 (23.53%) VBScript
5 3 (17.65%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Infragistics
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle