Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 84 94
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 -6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 27 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.38% 1.36% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.76% 8.10% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 8
Bristol median daily rate £400 £344 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.36% -3.17% +1.43%
10th Percentile £285 £270 £284
90th Percentile £508 £459 £413
South West median daily rate £400 £340 £363
% change year-on-year +17.65% -6.21% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -23.91% +10.84% -12.63%

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 348 284 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 17.76% 16.81% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 203 141
Bristol median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £278 £300
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +4.88% -13.68%
10th Percentile £34.00 £33.25 £38.80
90th Percentile £47.15 £52.17 £42.63
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.25 £41.25
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.42% +13.32%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 16 (59.26%) SQL
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (40.74%) .NET
5 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (29.63%) C#
7 7 (25.93%) HTML
7 7 (25.93%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) QA
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (25.93%) Functional Testing
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
8 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
8 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 6 (22.22%) Scrum
9 5 (18.52%) Migration
9 5 (18.52%) Project Management
9 5 (18.52%) E-business
9 5 (18.52%) MVC
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (18.52%) Degree
9 5 (18.52%) SDLC
10 4 (14.81%) CSS3
10 4 (14.81%) User Stories

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 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) PuTTY
1 2 (7.41%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (11.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 3 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (7.41%) Power BI
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 3 (11.11%) Grunt
2 3 (11.11%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 2 (7.41%) Ant
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) gulp
3 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
3 2 (7.41%) LoadRunner
3 2 (7.41%) NuGet
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.41%) TestNG
4 1 (3.70%) MSTest
4 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.70%) Toad
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
1 2 (7.41%) Military
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Tester
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) QA Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.41%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Server Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
2 7 (25.93%) HTML
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 4 (14.81%) CSS3
4 4 (14.81%) HTML5
4 4 (14.81%) jQuery
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
5 3 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Core
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Core
6 2 (7.41%) WCF
7 1 (3.70%) JSON
7 1 (3.70%) RESTful
7 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
3 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (25.93%) Functional Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
6 5 (18.52%) E-business
6 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 5 (18.52%) MVC
6 5 (18.52%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) SDLC
7 4 (14.81%) SOA
7 4 (14.81%) User Stories
7 4 (14.81%) Validation
8 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Data Validation
8 3 (11.11%) ETL
8 3 (11.11%) Machine Learning
8 3 (11.11%) Predictive Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) R
5 2 (7.41%) F#
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) ISEB
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Software AG
3 1 (3.70%) webMethods