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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 26 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 0.67% 3.08% 2.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 33.33% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £143
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Team Foundation Server
County Antrim

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
13 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 8.72% 9.23% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 9
Median daily rate £420 £325 £143
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +128.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £325 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £465 £274
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XML

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft