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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 15 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 20 48 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.70% 12.00% 7.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 48.78% 38.10% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 47 20
Median daily rate £325 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £400 £337
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
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
41 126 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 17.83% 31.50% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 94 62
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £39.50 £39.25 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.63% +7.82%
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +5 14 £318 -15.33% 1
Bath +8 3 £325 -18.75% 1
Team Foundation Server
South West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 32 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (77.50%) C#
2 31 (77.50%) .NET
3 27 (67.50%) SQL Server
4 25 (62.50%) Scrum
5 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
6 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 14 (35.00%) Automated Testing
8 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
8 13 (32.50%) BDD
9 12 (30.00%) Kanban
9 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
10 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
11 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
12 9 (22.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
12 9 (22.50%) QA
12 9 (22.50%) SQL
13 8 (20.00%) Pair Programming
13 8 (20.00%) MVC
13 8 (20.00%) SpecFlow
14 7 (17.50%) Line Management
14 7 (17.50%) Manual Testing
15 6 (15.00%) TDD
15 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
15 6 (15.00%) WPF
15 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
15 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
15 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (12.50%) NServiceBus
2 4 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (67.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) SSDT
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
2 8 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.50%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) NUnit
5 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Tester
6 3 (7.50%) Web Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Web Applications Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Web Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Software Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Software Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
3 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (15.00%) WPF
4 5 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (7.50%) WF
7 1 (2.50%) CSS
7 1 (2.50%) CSS3
7 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.50%) HTML
7 1 (2.50%) HTML5
7 1 (2.50%) jQuery
7 1 (2.50%) WCF
7 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) Scrum
3 14 (35.00%) Automated Testing
4 13 (32.50%) BDD
5 12 (30.00%) Kanban
6 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
7 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 9 (22.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (20.00%) MVC
9 8 (20.00%) Pair Programming
10 7 (17.50%) Line Management
10 7 (17.50%) Manual Testing
11 6 (15.00%) TDD
12 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
12 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
12 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (10.00%) SDLC
14 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) C#
2 9 (22.50%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft