The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth 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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 21 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.92% 0.85% -
As % of the Development Applications category 30.77% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£280 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Development Applications Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
13 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.49% 13.68% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 7
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle