The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 84 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 6 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.82% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.09% 8.39% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £425 £356 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% -20.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.88 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £55.25
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -23.07%
Team Foundation Server
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
194 155 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.30% 9.77% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 87 99
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.88 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Edinburgh region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) ETL
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) SDLC
7 3 (20.00%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (20.00%) MSBuild
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (20.00%) WCF
7 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (20.00%) Ab Initio
7 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (20.00%) OOD
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) PowerPivot
8 2 (13.33%) SharePoint

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (13.33%) PowerPivot
6 1 (6.67%) OLAP
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MSBuild
2 2 (13.33%) Hudson
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.67%) Checkstyle
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) FindBugs
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) NuGet
3 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Travis CI
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) ETL Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SSRS Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) CMS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (13.33%) WinForms
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) JAX-WS
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) LESS
5 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (26.67%) ETL
1 4 (26.67%) SDLC
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) OOD
2 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow Management
4 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.67%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) VB
6 1 (6.67%) Bourne shell
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) CFEngine
2 1 (6.67%) HP Fortify
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (13.33%) DevExpress
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Splunk
4 1 (6.67%) Twitter