The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 24 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 3.20% - 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.18% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£143 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +42.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Development Applications Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
22 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 17.60% 24.00% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 1
Average daily rate £143 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.18% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Team Foundation Server
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server.

1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 4 (100.00%) CollabNet
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Hudson
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Hudson
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 4 (100.00%) CollabNet