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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 87 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 6 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% 0.88% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.24% 8.00% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Average daily rate £325 £319 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £33.38
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.08%
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
185 150 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.04% 11.04% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 88 83
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £309 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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
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 12 February 2016, 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 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Private Cloud
3 8 (34.78%) .NET
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) Service Management
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) C#
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) Project Management
5 6 (26.09%) Change Control
5 6 (26.09%) Banking
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
6 5 (21.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
7 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
7 4 (17.39%) ETL
8 3 (13.04%) Ab Initio
8 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle
8 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
8 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
8 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
8 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
9 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
9 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.70%) WebDriver

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.70%) MS Access
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Service Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Service Integration Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Transition Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.70%) WCF
3 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Service Management
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) Change Control
4 5 (21.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 4 (17.39%) ETL
6 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
6 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.70%) Release Management
7 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Test Management
7 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Ab Initio
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Veeam
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