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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 6 13 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 14 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 28.00% 1.96% 4.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 73.68% 11.11% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
Median daily rate £240 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -3.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -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 Taunton region.

Development Applications Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 38.00% 17.65% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 17
Median daily rate £240 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -3.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £345 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £465 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (85.71%) .NET
4 27 (77.14%) Scrum
5 22 (62.86%) BDD
6 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
6 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
7 15 (42.86%) Automated Testing
8 14 (40.00%) Kanban
9 13 (37.14%) QA
9 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
10 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
11 11 (31.43%) Visual Studio
11 11 (31.43%) .NET Framework
11 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
12 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
12 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (28.57%) WPF
12 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
12 10 (28.57%) MVC
12 10 (28.57%) SpecFlow
13 9 (25.71%) TDD
14 8 (22.86%) Pair Programming
14 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
14 8 (22.86%) Line Management
15 7 (20.00%) Gherkin
15 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
15 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (20.00%) SQL

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 6 (17.14%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) K2 blackpearl
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Visual Studio
2 10 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.57%) Selenium
5 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.71%) HP UFT
5 2 (5.71%) Sahi
5 2 (5.71%) WATIR
6 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) Test Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Software Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Tester
6 3 (8.57%) Web Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Web Applications Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Web Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Developer in Test
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Software Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) .NET Framework
3 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (28.57%) WPF
4 7 (20.00%) Gherkin
5 2 (5.71%) Web Services
5 2 (5.71%) XML
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.86%) WF
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (77.14%) Scrum
3 22 (62.86%) BDD
4 15 (42.86%) Automated Testing
5 14 (40.00%) Kanban
6 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
7 10 (28.57%) MVC
7 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 9 (25.71%) TDD
9 8 (22.86%) Line Management
9 8 (22.86%) Pair Programming
9 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
11 6 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
13 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
14 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
14 3 (8.57%) Test Planning
14 3 (8.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft