The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Southampton region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank - 31 29
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.37% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.23% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+39.53% -11.64%
Development Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
47 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 12.27% 11.40% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 10
Average daily rate £318 £355 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.56% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Team Foundation Server
Hampshire

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) COM
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CTI
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Moq

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) CTI
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) COM
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft