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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 36 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 11 44 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.89% 9.76% 1.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.15% 45.83% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 41 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £55.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-35.45% +70.54%
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
52 96 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.65% 21.29% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 75 7
Average daily rate £325 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £287 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 1
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.84 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -15.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

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
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 28 May 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 2 £363 -
Team Foundation Server
South West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) C#
3 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
4 19 (67.86%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
5 13 (46.43%) VB.NET
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (35.71%) MVC
7 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
8 8 (28.57%) IIS
8 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (25.00%) SOA
9 7 (25.00%) Web Services
9 7 (25.00%) XML
10 6 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
10 6 (21.43%) VB
10 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
10 6 (21.43%) VB6
10 6 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (21.43%) WCF
10 6 (21.43%) Scrum
10 6 (21.43%) Software Deployment
11 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
12 4 (14.29%) HTML

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 8 (28.57%) IIS
2 6 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.57%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) BizTalk Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior BizTalk Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Integration Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Lead Architect
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Programmer
7 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (25.00%) Web Services
4 7 (25.00%) XML
5 6 (21.43%) WCF
6 4 (14.29%) HTML
6 4 (14.29%) CSS
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
7 3 (10.71%) ADO.NET
8 2 (7.14%) XSL
8 2 (7.14%) WinForms
8 2 (7.14%) JSON
8 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (7.14%) LESS
8 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (7.14%) HTML5
9 1 (3.57%) WPF
9 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) MVC
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) SOA
4 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
4 6 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 6 (21.43%) Software Deployment
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Black-Box Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Code Coverage
8 1 (3.57%) MVVM
8 1 (3.57%) SDLC
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.57%) OOP
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) C#
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 13 (46.43%) VB.NET
4 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
5 6 (21.43%) VB
5 6 (21.43%) VB6
6 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
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