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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 72 79 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 15 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.03% 0.54% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.19% 4.40% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £50.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +107.14%
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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
134 159 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.20% 12.23% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 105 30
Average daily rate £375 £404 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% +15.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £40.75 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +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 1 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 1 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 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
4 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
5 7 (30.43%) Release Management
5 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 5 (21.74%) Workflow
7 5 (21.74%) Service Management
7 5 (21.74%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) VMware
7 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
8 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
8 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
8 4 (17.39%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) Workflow Management
8 4 (17.39%) QA
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
8 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Google Analytics
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) IPv4
1 1 (4.35%) IPv6
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Test Manager
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
5 2 (8.70%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Manager
6 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.04%) SignalR
5 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.70%) CSS3
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.35%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
1 4 (17.39%) Android
1 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Release Management
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) Workflow
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) Workflow Management
5 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 4 (17.39%) Open Source
6 3 (13.04%) Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) Master Data Management
6 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.04%) Validation
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C#
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
4 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) HND
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) vCloud
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Veeam
4 3 (13.04%) Tableau
4 3 (13.04%) Google
5 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco