The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Team Foundation Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 31 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 0  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.14% 1.60% 2.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.14% 11.11% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Median daily rate £375 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +34.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £425 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% -  

Team Foundation Server is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 35 27 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 18.32% 14.36% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 24
Median daily rate £375 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £575 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Brighton

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Brighton

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

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) HP UFT
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
5 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Optimisation

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) HP UFT
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Team Leader
1 4 (57.14%) Test Leader
1 4 (57.14%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Angular 2
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Optimisation
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft