The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham 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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 22 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 3.60% 1.83% -
As % of the Development Applications category 19.23% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£305 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £50.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-16.83% -8.18%
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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 Durham region.

Development Applications Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
26 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 18.71% 16.51% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 4
Average daily rate £300 £250 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £325 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Durham

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) CMS
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Sitefinity
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) XSLT
5 2 (33.33%) XHTML
5 2 (33.33%) CRM
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft