The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England / South West
Rank 64 122 90
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -32
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 77 26 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.93% 0.87% 1.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.40% 5.87% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 21 44
Median daily rate £345 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -21.05%

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

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
500 443 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.04% 14.88% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 302 324
Median daily rate £365 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.80 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.30% +3.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.85 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.38%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the South West region.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the South West region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Wiltshire +19 23 £413 +26.92% 2
Somerset +14 22 £280 -28.20% 4
Bristol +15 7 £345 +9.52% 12
Gloucestershire +9 7 £360 +28.57% 3
Devon +1 1 £170 - 5
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 South West region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 123 (79.35%) C#
2 114 (73.55%) .NET
3 95 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (43.87%) SQL Server
5 65 (41.94%) Microsoft
6 63 (40.65%) ASP.NET
7 58 (37.42%) Visual Studio
8 57 (36.77%) Scrum
9 55 (35.48%) SQL
10 53 (34.19%) JavaScript
11 46 (29.68%) HTML
12 44 (28.39%) MVC
13 42 (27.10%) CSS
14 39 (25.16%) .NET Framework
15 36 (23.23%) jQuery
16 35 (22.58%) Security Cleared
17 34 (21.94%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (20.00%) BDD
18 31 (20.00%) IIS
18 31 (20.00%) Windows
19 27 (17.42%) Finance
19 27 (17.42%) SQL Server 2012
20 26 (16.77%) SC Cleared
21 25 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 24 (15.48%) Automated Testing
22 24 (15.48%) Ajax
22 24 (15.48%) TDD
23 23 (14.84%) Unit Testing
23 23 (14.84%) Kanban
24 22 (14.19%) QA

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 31 (20.00%) IIS
2 20 (12.90%) CMS
2 20 (12.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 13 (8.39%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.45%) NServiceBus
5 6 (3.87%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.94%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.65%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.65%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.29%) Office 365
2 2 (1.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) Boomi
3 1 (0.65%) IaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.97%) Internet
2 3 (1.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (43.87%) SQL Server
2 27 (17.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (13.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (11.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (7.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (7.10%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (7.10%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (3.87%) MS Access
9 5 (3.23%) QlikView
10 4 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.58%) PerformancePoint
10 4 (2.58%) PowerPivot
10 4 (2.58%) Redis
10 4 (2.58%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.94%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 58 (37.42%) Visual Studio
2 19 (12.26%) SpecFlow
3 15 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 14 (9.03%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.52%) HP UFT
5 7 (4.52%) ReSharper
5 7 (4.52%) Selenium
6 4 (2.58%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.94%) JIRA
7 3 (1.94%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.94%) Sahi
7 3 (1.94%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.94%) WATIR
7 3 (1.94%) Zephyr
8 2 (1.29%) NuGet
8 2 (1.29%) NUnit
8 2 (1.29%) Subversion
9 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.65%) MSTest
General
1 27 (17.42%) Finance
2 5 (3.23%) Advertising
3 3 (1.94%) Electronics
3 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.94%) Marketing
3 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.29%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 111 (71.61%) Developer
2 49 (31.61%) .NET Developer
3 29 (18.71%) C# Developer
4 20 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (12.26%) Analyst
5 19 (12.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (12.26%) Test Analyst
6 18 (11.61%) Sitecore Developer
7 15 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (8.39%) Software Developer
8 13 (8.39%) SQL Developer
9 10 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (5.81%) Automation Test Analyst
11 8 (5.16%) Test Engineer
12 7 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 7 (4.52%) HTML Developer
12 7 (4.52%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.52%) Tester
13 6 (3.87%) Database Developer
13 6 (3.87%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (73.55%) .NET
2 63 (40.65%) ASP.NET
3 46 (29.68%) HTML
4 42 (27.10%) CSS
5 39 (25.16%) .NET Framework
6 36 (23.23%) jQuery
7 34 (21.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (15.48%) Ajax
9 20 (12.90%) WCF
10 19 (12.26%) Web Services
10 19 (12.26%) WPF
11 18 (11.61%) Sass
12 17 (10.97%) HTML5
13 16 (10.32%) Flash
14 15 (9.68%) Gherkin
14 15 (9.68%) XML
14 15 (9.68%) XSLT
15 14 (9.03%) Entity Framework
15 14 (9.03%) LINQ
16 13 (8.39%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.61%) User Experience
2 17 (10.97%) W3C
3 10 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.23%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.58%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.29%) RIA
8 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.00%) Windows
2 10 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.87%) Linux
4 3 (1.94%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (36.77%) Scrum
3 44 (28.39%) MVC
4 31 (20.00%) BDD
5 24 (15.48%) Automated Testing
5 24 (15.48%) TDD
6 23 (14.84%) Kanban
6 23 (14.84%) Unit Testing
7 21 (13.55%) Web Development
8 20 (12.90%) Content Management
8 20 (12.90%) Software Engineering
9 19 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (9.68%) Manual Testing
11 14 (9.03%) Pair Programming
12 13 (8.39%) ETL
13 12 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (7.74%) Front End Development
14 10 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (6.45%) Line Management
14 10 (6.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 123 (79.35%) C#
2 55 (35.48%) SQL
3 53 (34.19%) JavaScript
4 22 (14.19%) T-SQL
5 14 (9.03%) ActionScript
6 10 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.87%) Java
7 6 (3.87%) Ruby
7 6 (3.87%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.87%) VB
8 5 (3.23%) PHP
8 5 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.58%) F#
9 4 (2.58%) VBScript
10 3 (1.94%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.94%) VB6
11 2 (1.29%) Scala
12 1 (0.65%) C
12 1 (0.65%) C++
12 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 26 (16.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.52%) ISEB
4 5 (3.23%) Degree
4 5 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.19%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.65%) vRealize
Vendors
1 65 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.55%) Sitecore
3 15 (9.68%) Apple
4 8 (5.16%) HP
4 8 (5.16%) Oracle
5 5 (3.23%) Twitter
6 4 (2.58%) IFS
6 4 (2.58%) RedGate
7 3 (1.94%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.94%) SAP
7 3 (1.94%) VMware
8 2 (1.29%) Telerik
9 1 (0.65%) Dell
9 1 (0.65%) Kofax
9 1 (0.65%) OpenText
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