The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 5 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 15 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 29.41% 33.73% 13.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 88.24% 93.33% 84.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 14
Median daily rate £312 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.80% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £313 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+11.39% +3.94%
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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 Taunton region.

Development Applications Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 33.33% 36.14% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 16
Median daily rate £350 £350 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (73.33%) Scrum
4 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (46.67%) Pair Programming
5 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Line Management
6 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (40.00%) Kanban
6 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (33.33%) QA
7 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 5 (33.33%) NServiceBus
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (33.33%) TDD
7 5 (33.33%) MVC
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 4 (26.67%) IIS
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (26.67%) WPF
9 3 (20.00%) WF
9 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (20.00%) BDD

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 5 (33.33%) NServiceBus
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
3 3 (20.00%) K2 blackpearl
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
3 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (26.67%) WPF
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (20.00%) WF
6 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Scrum
3 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Pair Programming
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (40.00%) Kanban
5 6 (40.00%) Line Management
6 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) BDD
7 3 (20.00%) Workflow
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Migration
9 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
9 1 (6.67%) SDLC
9 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft