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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England / South West
Rank 63 98 67
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -31
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 72 45 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.80% 1.50% 2.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.29% 9.49% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 38 53
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.60 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-58.39% -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
442 474 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.18% 15.83% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 357 342
Median daily rate £365 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 23
Median hourly rate £39.50 £39.25 £43.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.63% -8.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 25 £400 +18.51% 2
Somerset +8 22 £280 -25.33% 2
Bristol +10 10 £358 +6.71% 2
Gloucestershire +7 6 £350 +25.00% 2
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 122 (78.21%) C#
2 113 (72.44%) .NET
3 97 (62.18%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (53.21%) SQL Server
5 66 (42.31%) Microsoft
6 59 (37.82%) ASP.NET
7 57 (36.54%) SQL
8 56 (35.90%) Scrum
9 55 (35.26%) JavaScript
10 53 (33.97%) Visual Studio
11 49 (31.41%) MVC
12 46 (29.49%) HTML
13 39 (25.00%) CSS
14 38 (24.36%) .NET Framework
15 36 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
16 35 (22.44%) jQuery
17 32 (20.51%) Security Cleared
17 32 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (19.87%) IIS
19 30 (19.23%) Unit Testing
20 29 (18.59%) Windows
21 28 (17.95%) TDD
21 28 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 28 (17.95%) BDD
22 27 (17.31%) Automated Testing
23 26 (16.67%) Kanban
24 25 (16.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 25 (16.03%) Finance
24 25 (16.03%) T-SQL
25 24 (15.38%) WPF

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 (19.87%) IIS
2 16 (10.26%) CMS
2 16 (10.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (8.97%) NServiceBus
3 14 (8.97%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.85%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.56%) MS Office
3 3 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.64%) Boomi
3 1 (0.64%) IaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.97%) Internet
2 3 (1.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (53.21%) SQL Server
2 36 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (16.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (9.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (5.77%) QlikView
9 8 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (3.85%) MS Access
11 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
12 4 (2.56%) PowerPivot
12 4 (2.56%) Relational Database
12 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.92%) MySQL
13 3 (1.92%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (33.97%) Visual Studio
2 15 (9.62%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.33%) SpecFlow
4 10 (6.41%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.21%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.92%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.92%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.92%) JIRA
6 3 (1.92%) Selenium
6 3 (1.92%) Zephyr
7 2 (1.28%) NUnit
7 2 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.64%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.64%) MSTest
8 1 (0.64%) NuGet
8 1 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.64%) Subversion
8 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (16.03%) Finance
2 7 (4.49%) Advertising
3 3 (1.92%) Back Office
4 2 (1.28%) Electronics
4 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.28%) Marketing
4 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.64%) Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 112 (71.79%) Developer
2 55 (35.26%) .NET Developer
3 32 (20.51%) C# Developer
4 24 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (11.54%) Analyst
5 18 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (11.54%) Test Analyst
6 16 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (10.26%) SQL Developer
7 14 (8.97%) Sitecore Developer
7 14 (8.97%) Software Developer
8 11 (7.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 11 (7.05%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Automation Test Analyst
10 8 (5.13%) HTML Developer
10 8 (5.13%) QlikView Developer
10 8 (5.13%) Test Engineer
11 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 7 (4.49%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (72.44%) .NET
2 59 (37.82%) ASP.NET
3 46 (29.49%) HTML
4 39 (25.00%) CSS
5 38 (24.36%) .NET Framework
6 35 (22.44%) jQuery
7 32 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (15.38%) WPF
9 21 (13.46%) Ajax
9 21 (13.46%) HTML5
10 18 (11.54%) WCF
11 17 (10.90%) AngularJS
11 17 (10.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (10.26%) LINQ
12 16 (10.26%) Web Services
13 14 (8.97%) Sass
14 13 (8.33%) Entity Framework
14 13 (8.33%) Flash
14 13 (8.33%) XML
15 12 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (9.62%) User Experience
2 14 (8.97%) W3C
3 8 (5.13%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.56%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.28%) RIA
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.64%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.59%) Windows
2 7 (4.49%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (62.18%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (35.90%) Scrum
3 49 (31.41%) MVC
4 30 (19.23%) Unit Testing
5 28 (17.95%) BDD
5 28 (17.95%) TDD
6 27 (17.31%) Automated Testing
7 26 (16.67%) Kanban
8 20 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (12.18%) Software Engineering
10 17 (10.90%) ETL
10 17 (10.90%) Pair Programming
10 17 (10.90%) Web Development
11 16 (10.26%) Content Management
12 15 (9.62%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (8.97%) Manual Testing
14 12 (7.69%) Line Management
15 11 (7.05%) Kimball Methodology
15 11 (7.05%) Workflow
16 10 (6.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 122 (78.21%) C#
2 57 (36.54%) SQL
3 55 (35.26%) JavaScript
4 25 (16.03%) T-SQL
5 11 (7.05%) ActionScript
6 8 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.49%) VB
7 7 (4.49%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.21%) PHP
8 5 (3.21%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.56%) Ruby
9 4 (2.56%) VB6
10 3 (1.92%) F#
10 3 (1.92%) Java
10 3 (1.92%) Scala
10 3 (1.92%) VBScript
11 2 (1.28%) C++
12 1 (0.64%) C
12 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 24 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.13%) Degree
4 7 (4.49%) ISEB
5 5 (3.21%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.74%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 66 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.90%) Sitecore
3 12 (7.69%) Apple
4 8 (5.13%) IFS
5 7 (4.49%) HP
6 6 (3.85%) Twitter
7 5 (3.21%) RedGate
8 3 (1.92%) Oracle
9 2 (1.28%) SAP
9 2 (1.28%) Telerik
9 2 (1.28%) VMware
10 1 (0.64%) Dell
10 1 (0.64%) OpenText
Somerset
Spring Technology
Rate: £340.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £345. per day
Posted: 2 days ago