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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
South West / Somerset
Rank 16 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 22 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.32% 2.39% 6.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 36.07% 13.73% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 11
Median daily rate £280 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £317 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.76%

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
61 51 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 25.85% 17.41% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 28 38
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £419 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.15 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% -9.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.20
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.02%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +7 14 £240 -40.00% 3
Bath -1 4 £338 -3.57%
Team Foundation Server
South West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 42 (85.71%) C#
2 40 (81.63%) .NET
3 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (59.18%) Scrum
5 26 (53.06%) SQL Server
6 24 (48.98%) BDD
7 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
8 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
9 15 (30.61%) Automated Testing
9 15 (30.61%) Kanban
10 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
10 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 14 (28.57%) QA
11 13 (26.53%) MVC
11 13 (26.53%) Visual Studio
12 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
12 12 (24.49%) SQL
12 12 (24.49%) WPF
12 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
12 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (24.49%) SpecFlow
13 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
13 11 (22.45%) TDD
14 9 (18.37%) Pair Programming
14 9 (18.37%) Gherkin
14 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
15 8 (16.33%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (16.33%) Line Management
16 7 (14.29%) Manual Testing

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 6 (12.24%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (53.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) MySQL
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Visual Studio
2 12 (24.49%) SpecFlow
3 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.20%) Selenium
5 3 (6.12%) HP UFT
5 3 (6.12%) Sahi
5 3 (6.12%) WATIR
6 2 (4.08%) NUnit
7 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.04%) MSTest
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) Test Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Manual Test Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Test Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Developer in Test
7 3 (6.12%) Angular Developer
7 3 (6.12%) SSIS Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Tester
7 3 (6.12%) Web Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Web Applications Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Web Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (81.63%) .NET
2 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
3 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (24.49%) WPF
4 9 (18.37%) Gherkin
5 4 (8.16%) Web Services
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Core
6 3 (6.12%) Angular 2
6 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.12%) XML
7 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.04%) jQuery
8 1 (2.04%) WCF
8 1 (2.04%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (59.18%) Scrum
3 24 (48.98%) BDD
4 15 (30.61%) Automated Testing
4 15 (30.61%) Kanban
5 13 (26.53%) MVC
6 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
7 11 (22.45%) TDD
7 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
8 9 (18.37%) Pair Programming
9 8 (16.33%) Line Management
9 8 (16.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (14.29%) Manual Testing
11 6 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
12 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
12 5 (10.20%) Test Planning
13 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
14 3 (6.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (24.49%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) Java
3 3 (6.12%) Ruby
3 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) ISEB
4 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
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