Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 22 October 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 > Somerset
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 20 24
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 +2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 44 33 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 9.28% 7.08% 8.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.85% 45.83% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 50
Somerset median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £312 £217 £309
90th Percentile £583 £463 £400
South West median daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +21.21% -5.71% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -23.91% +10.84% -24.55%

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 Somerset with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 130 72 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 27.43% 15.45% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 59 84
Somerset median daily rate £403 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.27% +4.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £316 £242 £263
90th Percentile £536 £463 £400
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Somerset median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.91% +12.14%
10th Percentile £43.00 £36.90 £32.54
90th Percentile £45.00 £52.50 £43.43
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +9.33%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Somerset

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Somerset

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Somerset over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Somerset

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -1 21 £375 +15.38%
Bath +7 18 £413 +10.00%
Street - 1 £450 -
Team Foundation Server
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 26 (59.09%) C#
1 26 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 22 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 22 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (40.91%) .NET
5 15 (34.09%) Scrum
6 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 13 (29.55%) BDD
8 10 (22.73%) DevOps
8 10 (22.73%) Acceptance Criteria
9 9 (20.45%) SQL
9 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
10 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 8 (18.18%) MVC
11 7 (15.91%) Java
11 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (15.91%) Continuous Deployment
11 7 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (13.64%) Hadoop
13 5 (11.36%) GIS
13 5 (11.36%) Linux
13 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
13 5 (11.36%) Unix
13 5 (11.36%) CISSP
13 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
13 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (11.36%) PowerShell

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (11.36%) nginx
1 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.27%) GIMP
2 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.36%) Apache Hive
3 5 (11.36%) Big Data
3 5 (11.36%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
1 5 (11.36%) Maven
1 5 (11.36%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.09%) IntelliJ
2 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.82%) JIRA
3 3 (6.82%) JMeter
3 3 (6.82%) LoadRunner
4 2 (4.55%) Selenium
4 2 (4.55%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (9.09%) Military
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Consultant
2 11 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Test Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Test Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) PowerShell Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Security Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Test Automation Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Security Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Assurance Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Security Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) UAT Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) .NET
2 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (6.82%) ModSecurity
4 3 (6.82%) WCF
4 3 (6.82%) WPF
5 2 (4.55%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.27%) Ajax
6 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.27%) CSS
6 1 (2.27%) CSS3
6 1 (2.27%) HTML
6 1 (2.27%) HTML5
6 1 (2.27%) jQuery
6 1 (2.27%) LESS
6 1 (2.27%) Node.js
6 1 (2.27%) React
6 1 (2.27%) Sass
6 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) CentOS
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
1 5 (11.36%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) Scrum
4 13 (29.55%) BDD
5 10 (22.73%) Acceptance Criteria
5 10 (22.73%) DevOps
6 8 (18.18%) MVC
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Information Management
8 5 (11.36%) OWASP
8 5 (11.36%) SIEM
8 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 4 (9.09%) Integration Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Release Management
9 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) C#
2 9 (20.45%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.91%) Java
5 5 (11.36%) Dart
5 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 22 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (11.36%) CISSP
3 5 (11.36%) CLAS
4 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.09%) Cloudera
3 4 (9.09%) ESRI
4 3 (6.82%) AppDynamics
4 3 (6.82%) HP