The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 69 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 23 29 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.95% 2.76% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.90% 18.35% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £320 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £383 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +5.88%
Team Foundation Server
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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 Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
211 158 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.93% 15.05% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 91 48
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Leeds region.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 22 (73.33%) C#
2 21 (70.00%) .NET
3 17 (56.67%) MVC
4 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 12 (40.00%) SQL
5 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) CSS
6 11 (36.67%) WCF
6 11 (36.67%) jQuery
7 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 10 (33.33%) HTML
7 10 (33.33%) Web Services
8 9 (30.00%) Scrum
8 9 (30.00%) TDD
9 8 (26.67%) Ajax
10 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
10 7 (23.33%) Finance
11 6 (20.00%) XML
12 5 (16.67%) Windows
12 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 4 (13.33%) ADO.NET
13 4 (13.33%) OO
13 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
13 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
13 4 (13.33%) IIS
13 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
13 4 (13.33%) WPF
13 4 (13.33%) NHibernate

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (13.33%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) OLAP
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) SQLPlus
4 1 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (10.00%) NUnit
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) MSTest
3 1 (3.33%) MorphX
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior SQL Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior VB Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior VB6 Developer
4 3 (10.00%) VB Developer
4 3 (10.00%) VB6 Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Release Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (36.67%) CSS
3 11 (36.67%) WCF
3 11 (36.67%) jQuery
4 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (33.33%) Web Services
4 10 (33.33%) HTML
5 8 (26.67%) Ajax
6 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
7 6 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (13.33%) NHibernate
8 4 (13.33%) ADO.NET
8 4 (13.33%) WPF
8 4 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (10.00%) HTML5
9 3 (10.00%) WinForms
10 2 (6.67%) SOAP
10 2 (6.67%) CSS3
10 2 (6.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) W3C
2 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) TDD
3 9 (30.00%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) OO
4 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (6.67%) RUP
5 2 (6.67%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (3.33%) ETL
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.33%) OOP
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.33%) Kanban
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.00%) VB6
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Xamarin