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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 85 47 66
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +19
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 18 67 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.33% 4.11% 1.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.29% 18.41% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 58 3
Median daily rate £550 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -2.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+11.39% +3.94%
Team Foundation Server
West Yorkshire

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
247 364 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.24% 22.30% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 256 92
Median daily rate £413 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £265 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 32 (80.00%) .NET
2 23 (57.50%) C#
3 17 (42.50%) Visual Studio
4 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (40.00%) Replication
5 15 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 14 (35.00%) Unit Testing
6 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (30.00%) Windows
7 12 (30.00%) Release Management
7 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
8 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
8 11 (27.50%) SQL
9 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 10 (25.00%) VPN
9 10 (25.00%) VMware
9 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (25.00%) Puppet
9 10 (25.00%) Resource Management
9 10 (25.00%) TDD
9 10 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (25.00%) Ansible
9 10 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
11 8 (20.00%) SOAP
11 8 (20.00%) XML
11 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 8 (20.00%) DNS

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) InfoPath
2 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) VPN
2 8 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) SAN
4 1 (2.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.50%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
1 5 (12.50%) Local Government
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Technical Leader
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) CRM Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) DBA
5 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) SQL DBA
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) C# Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (80.00%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 8 (20.00%) SOAP
4 8 (20.00%) XML
5 7 (17.50%) JSON
6 6 (15.00%) REST
6 6 (15.00%) WSDL
6 6 (15.00%) XML Schema
6 6 (15.00%) XSLT
7 4 (10.00%) WCF
7 4 (10.00%) Web Services
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.00%) Ajax
9 2 (5.00%) RESTful
10 1 (2.50%) HTML
10 1 (2.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Replication
2 8 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 5 (12.50%) N-Tier
4 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Unit Testing
2 12 (30.00%) Release Management
3 10 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 10 (25.00%) TDD
4 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.50%) Database Optimisation
5 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
5 7 (17.50%) MVC
5 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (17.50%) Programme Management
5 7 (17.50%) Service Management
5 7 (17.50%) SOA
5 7 (17.50%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) Workflow
7 5 (12.50%) Build Automation
7 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) C#
2 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ISEB
1 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCAD
2 1 (2.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Ansible
1 10 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Spiceworks
4 1 (2.50%) Telerik
4 1 (2.50%) WatchGuard