The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 21 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 9 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.07% 0.30% 1.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 36.00% 1.89% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £41.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +9.21%
Team Foundation Server
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 53 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.31% 15.92% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 72
Median daily rate £388 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £39.00 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.30% -4.44%
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 Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
3 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Test Planning
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) ITSM
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (25.00%) Rally
6 2 (16.67%) LINQ
6 2 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
1 3 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Software Test Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Requirements Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) ITSM Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (16.67%) LINQ
3 2 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
3 2 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Test Planning
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) ITSM
4 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
1 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Rally
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (8.33%) VMware