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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 78 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 12 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.47% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.32% 3.68% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
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£363 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £228 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £55.25 -
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -
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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 Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
164 163 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.17% 12.73% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 99 41
Average daily rate £365 £375 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £245 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Service Management
6 6 (28.57%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Release Management
7 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
7 5 (23.81%) Android
7 5 (23.81%) Veeam
7 5 (23.81%) Open Source
7 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
8 4 (19.05%) Data Management
8 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
8 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Validation

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) PaaS
2 3 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) IPv4
1 1 (4.76%) IPv6
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Test Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
3 2 (9.52%) UI Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Manager
3 2 (9.52%) UI Programmer
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) CSS3
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Private Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Android
1 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Service Management
2 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
3 5 (23.81%) Release Management
3 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Open Source
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Validation
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Data Management
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
4 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 3 (14.29%) Test Management
5 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) vCloud
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
1 3 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Veeam
4 3 (14.29%) Tableau
4 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 3 (14.29%) Google
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) HP