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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 83 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 20 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.31% 2.06% 1.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.23% 12.96% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 14
Median daily rate £325 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £53.75
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -33.95%
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
321 216 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.04% 15.89% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 165 127
Median daily rate £400 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.28%

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 25 May 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 43 (66.15%) SQL
2 38 (58.46%) .NET
3 37 (56.92%) C#
4 33 (50.77%) SQL Server
5 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (32.31%) T-SQL
7 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
7 18 (27.69%) .NET Framework
8 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET
8 17 (26.15%) Finance
8 17 (26.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (23.08%) Replication
9 15 (23.08%) Entity Framework
10 14 (21.54%) WCF
11 12 (18.46%) Unit Testing
11 12 (18.46%) MVC
12 9 (13.85%) Windows
12 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
12 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (12.31%) Database Optimisation
13 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
13 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (10.77%) SOA
14 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
14 7 (10.77%) MDX

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 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) IaaS
3 1 (1.54%) PaaS
3 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Firewall
1 2 (3.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (50.77%) SQL Server
2 17 (26.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (10.77%) SSDT
6 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.08%) Biml
7 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.54%) MySQL
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.69%) JIRA
2 5 (7.69%) Maven
2 5 (7.69%) Subversion
3 4 (6.15%) Ant
3 4 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.15%) ClearCase
3 4 (6.15%) CruiseControl
3 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.15%) Hudson
3 4 (6.15%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.08%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.08%) Selenium
4 2 (3.08%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.54%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.54%) JUnit
5 1 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Legal
2 1 (1.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (67.69%) Developer
2 23 (35.38%) SQL Developer
3 20 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 13 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
5 9 (13.85%) C# Developer
5 9 (13.85%) T-SQL Developer
6 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Database Developer
7 7 (10.77%) DBA
7 7 (10.77%) SQL Database Developer
7 7 (10.77%) SQL DBA
8 6 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (9.23%) SSRS Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Business Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (7.69%) SQL BI Developer
9 5 (7.69%) SQL Server BI Developer
9 5 (7.69%) SSAS Developer
10 4 (6.15%) .NET Technical Architect
10 4 (6.15%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (58.46%) .NET
2 18 (27.69%) .NET Framework
3 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET
4 15 (23.08%) Entity Framework
5 14 (21.54%) WCF
6 7 (10.77%) MDX
7 6 (9.23%) LINQ
7 6 (9.23%) XML
8 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (7.69%) JSON
9 4 (6.15%) HTML
9 4 (6.15%) jQuery
9 4 (6.15%) SOAP
9 4 (6.15%) WinForms
10 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.62%) XSLT
11 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (3.08%) REST
11 2 (3.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Replication
2 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.54%) Clustering
2 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.46%) MVC
2 12 (18.46%) Unit Testing
3 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (12.31%) Database Optimisation
3 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (10.77%) SOA
5 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.69%) DevOps
7 4 (6.15%) Release Management
7 4 (6.15%) Scrum
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.62%) Automated Testing
8 3 (4.62%) ITIL
8 3 (4.62%) Test Management
8 3 (4.62%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.08%) Migration
9 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) SQL
2 37 (56.92%) C#
3 21 (32.31%) T-SQL
4 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.15%) Java
6 4 (6.15%) Perl
6 4 (6.15%) Python
6 4 (6.15%) Ruby
6 4 (6.15%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.54%) C++
8 1 (1.54%) Delphi
8 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) ISEB
1 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (1.54%) MCITP
1 1 (1.54%) MCSE
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.54%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.69%) Puppet
2 4 (6.15%) logstash
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) CA
2 4 (6.15%) Splunk
2 4 (6.15%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.54%) Spiceworks
4 1 (1.54%) WatchGuard