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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 74 86 88
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 70 65 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.51% 2.04% 1.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.89% 12.15% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 57 43
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £400 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £43.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Team Foundation Server
England

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
470 535 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.85% 16.76% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 400 352
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 30
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.71 £37.50 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.20 £44.00 £50.00
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 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 10 December 2016.

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 10 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
Wiltshire +11 20 £373 +9.55% 1
Somerset +6 20 £325 -13.33% 6
Gloucestershire +12 11 £350 +25.00% 4
Bristol +9 10 £358 +6.71% 5
Devon +2 1 - -
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 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 South West region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 100 (71.94%) .NET
2 99 (71.22%) C#
3 94 (67.63%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (58.27%) SQL Server
5 62 (44.60%) Microsoft
6 55 (39.57%) SQL
7 53 (38.13%) JavaScript
7 53 (38.13%) Scrum
8 49 (35.25%) MVC
8 49 (35.25%) ASP.NET
9 47 (33.81%) HTML
10 40 (28.78%) Visual Studio
11 38 (27.34%) SQL Server 2012
12 37 (26.62%) CSS
13 36 (25.90%) .NET Framework
14 34 (24.46%) jQuery
15 29 (20.86%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (20.14%) HTML5
17 27 (19.42%) TDD
18 25 (17.99%) IIS
18 25 (17.99%) Security Cleared
19 24 (17.27%) Unit Testing
19 24 (17.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 23 (16.55%) WCF
20 23 (16.55%) T-SQL
21 22 (15.83%) Finance
21 22 (15.83%) LINQ
21 22 (15.83%) Automated Testing
22 21 (15.11%) Windows
23 20 (14.39%) Business Intelligence

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 25 (17.99%) IIS
2 12 (8.63%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.19%) NServiceBus
4 9 (6.47%) CMS
4 9 (6.47%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (4.32%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (4.32%) K2 blackpearl
6 3 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.88%) MS Office
2 4 (2.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.44%) IaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.72%) Boomi
4 1 (0.72%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) Internet
2 2 (1.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (58.27%) SQL Server
2 38 (27.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (17.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (13.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (11.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (10.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (7.91%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (6.47%) QlikView
10 8 (5.76%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (2.88%) PerformancePoint
12 4 (2.88%) PowerPivot
12 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
12 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (2.16%) MySQL
13 3 (2.16%) RDBMS
13 3 (2.16%) Redis
13 3 (2.16%) SSDT
14 2 (1.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 40 (28.78%) Visual Studio
2 13 (9.35%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.47%) SpecFlow
4 8 (5.76%) Cucumber
5 7 (5.04%) Selenium
6 5 (3.60%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.44%) JIRA
8 2 (1.44%) NUnit
8 2 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.44%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.72%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.72%) MSTest
9 1 (0.72%) NuGet
9 1 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.72%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.72%) Subversion
9 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (15.83%) Finance
2 7 (5.04%) Advertising
3 3 (2.16%) Back Office
4 2 (1.44%) Electronics
4 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.44%) Marketing
4 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (71.94%) Developer
2 52 (37.41%) .NET Developer
3 25 (17.99%) C# Developer
4 20 (14.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (13.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (11.51%) SQL Developer
7 14 (10.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 11 (7.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 11 (7.91%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.91%) Software Developer
9 10 (7.19%) Analyst
9 10 (7.19%) Test Analyst
10 8 (5.76%) HTML Developer
10 8 (5.76%) QlikView Developer
10 8 (5.76%) Tester
11 7 (5.04%) Sitecore Developer
12 6 (4.32%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (4.32%) Senior QlikView Developer
12 6 (4.32%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (71.94%) .NET
2 49 (35.25%) ASP.NET
3 47 (33.81%) HTML
4 37 (26.62%) CSS
5 36 (25.90%) .NET Framework
6 34 (24.46%) jQuery
7 29 (20.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (20.14%) HTML5
9 23 (16.55%) WCF
10 22 (15.83%) LINQ
11 19 (13.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (12.95%) Ajax
13 17 (12.23%) WPF
14 16 (11.51%) Entity Framework
14 16 (11.51%) Web Services
15 15 (10.79%) AngularJS
16 14 (10.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (8.63%) XML
18 9 (6.47%) Dapper ORM
18 9 (6.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.47%) User Experience
3 8 (5.76%) Visualisation
3 8 (5.76%) W3C
4 4 (2.88%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.16%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.11%) Windows
2 3 (2.16%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (67.63%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (38.13%) Scrum
3 49 (35.25%) MVC
4 27 (19.42%) TDD
5 24 (17.27%) Unit Testing
6 22 (15.83%) Automated Testing
7 20 (14.39%) BDD
7 20 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (14.39%) Kanban
8 18 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (12.95%) Software Engineering
9 16 (11.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (9.35%) ETL
10 13 (9.35%) Manual Testing
10 13 (9.35%) Pair Programming
11 12 (8.63%) Waterfall
11 12 (8.63%) Workflow
12 11 (7.91%) Kimball Methodology
13 10 (7.19%) Line Management
13 10 (7.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 99 (71.22%) C#
2 55 (39.57%) SQL
3 53 (38.13%) JavaScript
4 23 (16.55%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.76%) PowerShell
6 7 (5.04%) VB
6 7 (5.04%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.60%) ActionScript
7 5 (3.60%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.88%) VB6
9 3 (2.16%) Ruby
10 2 (1.44%) C++
10 2 (1.44%) Java
10 2 (1.44%) Scala
11 1 (0.72%) C
11 1 (0.72%) PHP
11 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (17.99%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.39%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.47%) Degree
4 5 (3.60%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.88%) ISEB
5 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.39%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 62 (44.60%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.19%) Sitecore
3 8 (5.76%) IFS
3 8 (5.76%) Twitter
4 6 (4.32%) Apple
4 6 (4.32%) RedGate
5 5 (3.60%) Telerik
6 3 (2.16%) HP
7 2 (1.44%) SAP
7 2 (1.44%) VMware
8 1 (0.72%) Dell
8 1 (0.72%) OpenText
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