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 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 15 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 18 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.11% 12.06% 8.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 56.25% 46.34% 54.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 23
Median daily rate £311 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.06% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £375
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 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
32 82 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 14.41% 26.03% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 52 31
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.65% +22.14%
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 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 September 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 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
Taunton +2 14 £311 -17.06% 4
Bath +3 1 £263 -42.93% 1
Team Foundation Server
South West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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

1 20 (74.07%) .NET
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 19 (70.37%) C#
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Scrum
4 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
5 9 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
7 7 (25.93%) MVC
7 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
7 7 (25.93%) Pair Programming
7 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (22.22%) Line Management
8 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (22.22%) Kanban
8 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 5 (18.52%) QA
9 5 (18.52%) TDD
9 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
9 5 (18.52%) NServiceBus
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (14.81%) WPF
10 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration

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 5 (18.52%) NServiceBus
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SSDT
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
2 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
4 4 (14.81%) CRM Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.70%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (14.81%) WPF
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (11.11%) WF
6 2 (7.41%) HTML
7 1 (3.70%) CSS
7 1 (3.70%) CSS3
7 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
7 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.70%) HTML5
7 1 (3.70%) SOAP
7 1 (3.70%) WCF
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
7 1 (3.70%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing
4 7 (25.93%) MVC
4 7 (25.93%) Pair Programming
4 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
5 6 (22.22%) Kanban
5 6 (22.22%) Line Management
6 5 (18.52%) TDD
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) CRM
8 3 (11.11%) BDD
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) SDLC
8 3 (11.11%) Workflow
9 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
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