The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 June 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 33 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 8 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.37% 3.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.02% 26.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 0
Median daily rate £413 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.01% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% -  

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 Swindon with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 47 42 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 13.95% 12.10% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 18
Median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
1 25 (96.15%) jQuery
2 24 (92.31%) CSS
3 23 (88.46%) HTML
4 22 (84.62%) CMS
4 22 (84.62%) Content Management
5 18 (69.23%) C#
5 18 (69.23%) .NET
6 16 (61.54%) Visual Studio
7 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
8 14 (53.85%) IIS
8 14 (53.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 14 (53.85%) Sitecore
8 14 (53.85%) Sass
9 13 (50.00%) Web Development
10 12 (46.15%) Ajax
10 12 (46.15%) Windows
10 12 (46.15%) Apple
10 12 (46.15%) W3C
11 11 (42.31%) Finance
11 11 (42.31%) User Experience
12 10 (38.46%) XSLT
13 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
13 9 (34.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
13 9 (34.62%) HTML5
14 8 (30.77%) Hudson
14 8 (30.77%) Railo
14 8 (30.77%) Front End Development
14 8 (30.77%) ColdFusion

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 22 (84.62%) CMS
2 14 (53.85%) IIS
2 14 (53.85%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (30.77%) ColdFusion
3 8 (30.77%) Railo
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
3 8 (30.77%) Hudson
4 1 (3.85%) NuGet
4 1 (3.85%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Sitecore Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ColdFusion Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) ASP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) CMS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) jQuery
2 24 (92.31%) CSS
3 23 (88.46%) HTML
4 18 (69.23%) .NET
5 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
6 14 (53.85%) Sass
7 12 (46.15%) Ajax
8 10 (38.46%) XSLT
9 9 (34.62%) HTML5
9 9 (34.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (26.92%) Flash
11 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (7.69%) WPF
12 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
12 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
12 1 (3.85%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (3.85%) RESTful
12 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) W3C
2 11 (42.31%) User Experience
3 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) RIA
5 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Content Management
2 13 (50.00%) Web Development
3 8 (30.77%) Front End Development
4 7 (26.92%) Web Design
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
6 3 (11.54%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Time Management
8 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Change Control
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 18 (69.23%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) ActionScript
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO 9001
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Sitecore
2 12 (46.15%) Apple
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Telerik
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire