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 28 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.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 43 40
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 18 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 5.26% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.08% 5.71% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Median daily rate £413 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88%  
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 Swindon with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 78 35 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 22.81% 10.77% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 26 18
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £473 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

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

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 27 (84.38%) CSS
2 27 (84.38%) CMS
2 27 (84.38%) Content Management
3 26 (81.25%) jQuery
3 26 (81.25%) HTML
4 24 (75.00%) C#
5 22 (68.75%) Visual Studio
6 21 (65.63%) .NET
6 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
7 20 (62.50%) Sitecore
8 19 (59.38%) Sass
8 19 (59.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 19 (59.38%) Finance
9 18 (56.25%) Ajax
9 18 (56.25%) Windows
9 18 (56.25%) W3C
10 17 (53.13%) Flash
10 17 (53.13%) IIS
10 17 (53.13%) Web Development
11 16 (50.00%) Apple
11 16 (50.00%) XSLT
12 15 (46.88%) Internet
12 15 (46.88%) ActionScript
12 15 (46.88%) User Experience
13 12 (37.50%) Front End Development
14 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
14 9 (28.13%) HTML5
14 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
14 9 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 27 (84.38%) CMS
2 19 (59.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 17 (53.13%) IIS
4 8 (25.00%) ColdFusion
4 8 (25.00%) Railo
5 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) PerformancePoint
1 3 (9.38%) PowerPivot
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (68.75%) Visual Studio
2 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.00%) Hudson
4 1 (3.13%) NuGet
4 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Sitecore Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
5 7 (21.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
6 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (6.25%) CMS Developer
8 2 (6.25%) ColdFusion Developer
9 1 (3.13%) ASP Developer
9 1 (3.13%) CRM Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) CSS
2 26 (81.25%) HTML
2 26 (81.25%) jQuery
3 21 (65.63%) .NET
3 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
4 19 (59.38%) Sass
5 18 (56.25%) Ajax
6 17 (53.13%) Flash
7 16 (50.00%) XSLT
8 9 (28.13%) HTML5
8 9 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.13%) LINQ
9 1 (3.13%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (3.13%) RESTful
9 1 (3.13%) SOAP
9 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) W3C
2 15 (46.88%) User Experience
3 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Content Management
2 17 (53.13%) Web Development
3 12 (37.50%) Front End Development
4 7 (21.88%) Web Design
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.38%) Workflow
8 2 (6.25%) BPMN
8 2 (6.25%) Cross-Platform Development
8 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.25%) Time Management
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.13%) CRM
9 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.13%) MVC
9 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 24 (75.00%) C#
3 15 (46.88%) ActionScript
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO 9001
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Sitecore
2 16 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) OpenText
4 1 (3.13%) SAP