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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 74 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 11 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.75% 1.31% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.67% 9.41% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Average daily rate
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£356 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.32% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £376 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
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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
194 170 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.27% 13.93% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 105 40
Average daily rate £375 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 18 December 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) Ajax
5 6 (35.29%) HTML5
5 6 (35.29%) CSS3
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
8 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
8 3 (17.65%) Java
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle
8 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
8 3 (17.65%) Data Management
8 3 (17.65%) Subversion
8 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Scrum
8 3 (17.65%) Mercurial
8 3 (17.65%) Investment Management
8 3 (17.65%) Android
8 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Data Management

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Markit EDM
2 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
1 3 (17.65%) Mercurial
2 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Robolectric
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Android Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) Ajax
3 6 (35.29%) HTML5
3 6 (35.29%) CSS3
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (11.76%) REST
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) WCF
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Phone
3 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Management
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) Android Development
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
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