The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Leeds region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 60 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 25 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.14% 0.39% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.82% 3.16% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
Average daily rate £290 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+39.53% -11.64%
Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
195 95 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.71% 12.42% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 52 56
Average daily rate £325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Team Foundation Server
West Yorkshire

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 17 April 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 25 (58.14%) C#
2 24 (55.81%) .NET
2 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
3 21 (48.84%) Finance
3 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (46.51%) Scrum
5 15 (34.88%) WCF
5 15 (34.88%) Visual Studio
6 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET
7 13 (30.23%) Oracle
7 13 (30.23%) Windows
8 11 (25.58%) VB.NET
8 11 (25.58%) SQL
8 11 (25.58%) MVC
9 10 (23.26%) QA
9 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (23.26%) Project Management
9 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
9 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
10 9 (20.93%) TDD
11 8 (18.60%) Web Services
11 8 (18.60%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (16.28%) HTML
12 7 (16.28%) WinForms
12 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
13 6 (13.95%) jQuery
13 6 (13.95%) JIRA

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 8 (18.60%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) OpenEdge
3 2 (4.65%) LiveCycle
3 2 (4.65%) nginx
4 1 (2.33%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Project
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.95%) JIRA
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (4.65%) WebSpeed
3 2 (4.65%) MSTest
3 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.33%) FindBugs
4 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.33%) dotCover
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) Rational Rose
4 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
4 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Law
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Tester
3 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Applications Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Financial Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) .NET
2 15 (34.88%) WCF
3 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET
4 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (18.60%) Web Services
6 7 (16.28%) HTML
6 7 (16.28%) WinForms
7 6 (13.95%) jQuery
8 5 (11.63%) XML
8 5 (11.63%) CSS
9 3 (6.98%) LINQ
10 2 (4.65%) Ajax
11 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.33%) Spring
11 1 (2.33%) WPF
11 1 (2.33%) Silverlight
11 1 (2.33%) SOAP
11 1 (2.33%) XSL
11 1 (2.33%) Flash
11 1 (2.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.65%) Open Source
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) UNIX
4 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) Scrum
3 11 (25.58%) MVC
4 10 (23.26%) Project Management
5 9 (20.93%) TDD
6 4 (9.30%) Web Development
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.30%) System Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.30%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) User Stories
7 3 (6.98%) Automation Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) C#
2 11 (25.58%) VB.NET
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.65%) Java
5 2 (4.65%) Progress 4GL
5 2 (4.65%) Ruby
5 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.98%) MCTS
1 3 (6.98%) MCITP
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Capistrano
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
1 2 (4.65%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Adobe
3 2 (4.65%) Progress
3 2 (4.65%) Splunk
4 1 (2.33%) Perforce
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