The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 40 49 55
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.82% 0.67% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.68% 4.17% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £313 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.74%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £341
% change year-on-year -3.44% +6.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +14.66% -11.76%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 62 72 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 18.79% 15.96% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 42 85
Median daily rate £444 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.05% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Median hourly rate £43.50 £46.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.43% +9.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £42.65 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.20 £43.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Gloucestershire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Gloucestershire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 2 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - - 1
Team Foundation Server
South West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Scrum
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) C#
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (50.00%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (28.57%) TypeScript
7 4 (28.57%) Redis
7 4 (28.57%) User Experience
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (28.57%) CSS3
7 4 (28.57%) Kendo UI
7 4 (28.57%) SignalR
7 4 (28.57%) CRM
7 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (28.57%) ReSharper
7 4 (28.57%) QA
7 4 (28.57%) WCF
7 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Redis
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) ReSharper
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) Zephyr
3 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
6 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Tester
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) CSS3
5 4 (28.57%) Kendo UI
5 4 (28.57%) SignalR
5 4 (28.57%) WCF
5 4 (28.57%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
6 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) SOAP
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) CRM
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
4 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
4 3 (21.43%) Kanban
4 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Test Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) MVVM
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) Scala
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Kofax
3 1 (7.14%) SAP