The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 28 36 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 7 11 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.93% 2.86% 9.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.21% 19.64% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 41
Median daily rate £450 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £363 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £363 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.94%
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 West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Development Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
33 56 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.81% 14.58% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 75
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 7
Median hourly rate £41.13 £37.63 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.30% +11.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £34.26 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £47.00 £40.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 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
Bath - 4 £431 -
Taunton - 1 £530 -
Team Foundation Server
South West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) SSDT
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 3 (23.08%) Release Management
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (15.38%) IIS
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (23.08%) SSDT
3 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (23.08%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Developer
2 3 (23.08%) CRM Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Defect Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) WCF
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Release Management
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) ArchiMate
4 1 (7.69%) Data Security
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft