The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 40 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.77% 0.91% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.24% 8.82% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
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£388 £400 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +21.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £460 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Development Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
33 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.30% 10.33% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 36
Average daily rate £398 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £485 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
5 5 (55.56%) XML
5 5 (55.56%) XSLT
5 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 4 (44.44%) MVC
6 4 (44.44%) jQuery
6 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
7 3 (33.33%) Hudson
7 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (33.33%) LINQ
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (33.33%) Finance
7 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 3 (33.33%) ISO 9001
7 3 (33.33%) SLA
7 3 (33.33%) Change Management
7 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) Hudson
3 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
5 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
5 1 (11.11%) Maven
5 1 (11.11%) Ant
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) XSLT
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) LINQ
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) JSON
7 2 (22.22%) WCF
7 2 (22.22%) Ajax
7 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (22.22%) Sass
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) CSS3
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (22.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle