The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Somerset region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 21 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 30 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.24% 6.19% -
As % of the Development Applications category 44.12% 34.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 0
Average daily rate
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£328 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.25 - £27.50
Development Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
68 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.68% 18.04% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 10
Average daily rate £325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Team Foundation Server
South West

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -8 19 £323 +5.91% 1
Team Foundation Server
South West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 45 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 42 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 34 (51.52%) C#
4 32 (48.48%) .NET
5 31 (46.97%) SQL
6 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 29 (43.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 26 (39.39%) Test Scripting
8 26 (39.39%) Visual Studio
9 24 (36.36%) Software Testing
10 23 (34.85%) Test Management
11 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 21 (31.82%) Scrum
13 19 (28.79%) ISEB
14 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET
15 16 (24.24%) ISTQB
16 15 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 14 (21.21%) MVC
18 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC
18 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
18 13 (19.70%) BDD
19 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
20 11 (16.67%) Code Coverage
20 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
20 11 (16.67%) Automated Testing
21 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
21 9 (13.64%) SpecFlow
21 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 8 (12.12%) Release Management
22 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.52%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.52%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) assyst
1 2 (3.03%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (39.39%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.64%) SpecFlow
3 6 (9.09%) MSTest
4 3 (4.55%) Selenium
5 2 (3.03%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.52%) Moq
General
1 4 (6.06%) Back Office
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.76%) Analyst
3 17 (25.76%) Test Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Tester
6 7 (10.61%) SQL Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.58%) BizTalk Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior BizTalk Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Test Team Leader
8 5 (7.58%) Team Leader
9 4 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Test Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Deployment Specialist
11 2 (3.03%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Web Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (48.48%) .NET
2 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 7 (10.61%) .NET Framework
5 7 (10.61%) Gherkin
6 6 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (7.58%) XML
8 4 (6.06%) WCF
9 2 (3.03%) HTML
9 2 (3.03%) CSS
9 2 (3.03%) Ext JS
9 2 (3.03%) jQuery
9 2 (3.03%) HTML5
9 2 (3.03%) Sass
9 2 (3.03%) LESS
10 1 (1.52%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (1.52%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.52%) ADO.NET
10 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) CMDB
2 4 (6.06%) Replication
3 3 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.03%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (3.03%) iPhone
4 2 (3.03%) iPad
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) RIA
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Android
1 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) User Acceptance Testing
2 26 (39.39%) Test Scripting
3 24 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 23 (34.85%) Test Management
5 21 (31.82%) Scrum
6 14 (21.21%) MVC
7 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
7 13 (19.70%) BDD
8 11 (16.67%) Code Coverage
8 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Release Management
10 6 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (9.09%) User Stories
10 6 (9.09%) Service Management
10 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 6 (9.09%) ITIL
10 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) C#
2 31 (46.97%) SQL
3 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.55%) VB
4 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 42 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 19 (28.79%) ISEB
4 16 (24.24%) ISTQB
5 15 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.03%) Degree
8 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.03%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) SAP
3 4 (6.06%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.52%) ESRI
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