Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 83 92
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 -7
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 28 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.66% 1.17% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.94% 6.81% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 10
Bristol median daily rate £419 £372 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.57% +8.22% -1.79%
10th Percentile £317 £287 £262
90th Percentile £498 £436 £459
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 256 279 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.14% 17.14% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 150 151
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £286 £278 £288
90th Percentile £539 £507 £475
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 23
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.11% +4.71% +12.61%
10th Percentile £37.50 £35.90 £31.80
90th Percentile £45.90 £52.70 £52.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +13.67%

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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 2018, 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 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) Windows
5 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
5 11 (39.29%) C#
5 11 (39.29%) MVC
6 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (25.00%) SCVMM
7 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (25.00%) IIS
7 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (21.43%) DevOps
8 6 (21.43%) Node.js
9 5 (17.86%) jQuery
9 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
9 5 (17.86%) HTML
10 4 (14.29%) CSS
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (14.29%) Umbraco
10 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V

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 7 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (14.29%) Kentico
2 4 (14.29%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) JUnit
3 2 (7.14%) NUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (3.57%) JMeter
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.57%) StarTeam
4 1 (3.57%) Toad
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Data Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) DBA
6 2 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Office 365 Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared DBA
7 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (21.43%) Node.js
4 5 (17.86%) HTML
4 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 4 (14.29%) CSS
5 4 (14.29%) Sass
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Core
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.71%) Entity Framework
6 3 (10.71%) Gherkin
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.14%) REST
7 2 (7.14%) WPF
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Core
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Fintech
1 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.57%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) MVC
3 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Data Integration
6 3 (10.71%) ETL
6 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) Database Tuning
7 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) BPMN
8 1 (3.57%) OpenUP
8 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCVMM
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Borland
3 1 (3.57%) SAP