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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 74 72 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 13 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.56% 2.76% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% -16.45%
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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
172 145 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.70% 12.60% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 88 31
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 £310 £225 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) .NET
3 12 (54.55%) C#
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (45.45%) MVC
6 8 (36.36%) HTML
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (27.27%) HTML5
8 6 (27.27%) Ajax
8 6 (27.27%) CSS
8 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) CSS3
9 5 (22.73%) Windows
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) Mercurial
10 4 (18.18%) Subversion
10 4 (18.18%) QA
10 4 (18.18%) Java
10 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
10 4 (18.18%) Android Development
10 4 (18.18%) Android
11 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (13.64%) Project Management
11 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (13.64%) Oracle

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Markit EDM
2 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Mercurial
1 4 (18.18%) Subversion
1 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Robolectric
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Android Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (27.27%) HTML5
4 6 (27.27%) Ajax
4 6 (27.27%) CSS
4 6 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (9.09%) SignalR
6 2 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (9.09%) REST
6 2 (9.09%) JSON
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) WCF
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) Android Development
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Workflow
4 3 (13.64%) Release Management
4 3 (13.64%) Workflow Management
4 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Data Management
4 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Management
4 3 (13.64%) Investment Management
5 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) HND
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle