Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 6 months to 13 December 2019 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 62 90
Rank change year-on-year -40 +28 -8
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 15 73 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.76% 3.34% 1.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.13% 15.40% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 51 19
Bristol median daily rate £388 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £339 £300 £293
90th Percentile £437 £488 £550
South West median daily rate £429 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +0.92% +4.94% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £35.00

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

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 363 474 340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.30% 21.70% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 343 217
Bristol median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% -1.64%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £291
90th Percentile £600 £525 £532
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 6
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £35.58 £35.19 £34.38
90th Percentile £52.13 £62.38 £46.38
South West median hourly rate £45.50 £43.50 £41.15
% change year-on-year +4.60% +5.71% -2.02%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Bristol

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Bristol

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Bristol over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Bristol

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) Azure
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) Azure Stack
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Selenium
6 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.67%) NetWeaver
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Azure
2 6 (40.00%) Azure Stack
3 2 (13.33%) Power Platform
4 1 (6.67%) IaaS
4 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Power BI
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) JMeter
2 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Coach
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Scrum Master
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Agile Coach
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum Master
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Social Media
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 1 (6.67%) Campaign Management
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) hybris
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle