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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 37 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 13 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.55% 1.21% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.98% 7.69% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £488 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -35.45%
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 Kent region.

Development Applications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
93 39 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 25.41% 15.73% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 25 6
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £524 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

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 31 May 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
West Malling - 6 - -
Chatham - 2 £475 -
Tonbridge - 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) SQL
3 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
4 18 (58.06%) .NET
5 16 (51.61%) Finance
6 13 (41.94%) C#
7 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
7 12 (38.71%) Scrum
8 11 (35.48%) MVC
8 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (29.03%) HTML
9 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
9 9 (29.03%) XML
10 7 (22.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (22.58%) SDLC
11 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
11 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
11 6 (19.35%) ISEB
11 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
12 5 (16.13%) Gherkin
12 5 (16.13%) Test Management
12 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
12 5 (16.13%) CSS
12 5 (16.13%) Subversion
13 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (12.90%) MS Office
13 4 (12.90%) VBScript

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 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
3 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.45%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (16.13%) Subversion
3 4 (12.90%) SpecFlow
4 3 (9.68%) HP UFT
4 3 (9.68%) Selenium
4 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.23%) MSTest
5 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.23%) WatiN
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Developer
3 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Agile Test Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Build Manager
6 4 (12.90%) C# WCF Developer
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Test Leader
6 4 (12.90%) T-SQL Developer
6 4 (12.90%) WCF Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Build and Release Manager
7 3 (9.68%) C# WPF Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (9.68%) SSIS Developer
7 3 (9.68%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) HTML
2 9 (29.03%) XML
3 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.13%) CSS
4 5 (16.13%) Gherkin
5 4 (12.90%) DHTML
5 4 (12.90%) WCF
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.68%) ADO.NET
6 3 (9.68%) SOAP
6 3 (9.68%) WinForms
6 3 (9.68%) WPF
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.45%) MDX
8 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.23%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (3.23%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Scrum
3 11 (35.48%) MVC
4 7 (22.58%) SDLC
5 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.13%) Test Management
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.90%) Defect Management
6 4 (12.90%) UML
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) Fund Management
7 3 (9.68%) Investment Management
7 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.68%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) VBScript
6 3 (9.68%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) ISEB
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Infragistics