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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 87 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -3
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 22 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.51% 3.00% 2.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.12% 17.33% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 33 16
Median daily rate £450 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £410 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £55.25
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -23.07%
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
309 277 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.25% 17.32% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 209 104
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +146.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 26 July 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 40 (65.57%) .NET
2 38 (62.30%) SQL Server
3 34 (55.74%) SQL
4 30 (49.18%) C#
5 27 (44.26%) Replication
6 25 (40.98%) T-SQL
7 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET
8 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
8 18 (29.51%) Unit Testing
9 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (26.23%) Entity Framework
10 15 (24.59%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (24.59%) Database Optimisation
10 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (22.95%) Windows
11 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
12 13 (21.31%) Release Management
13 12 (19.67%) Finance
13 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
14 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (18.03%) Puppet
14 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
14 11 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
15 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
16 8 (13.11%) TDD
16 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2005
17 7 (11.48%) Resource Management
17 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) VPN
2 5 (8.20%) DNS
3 2 (3.28%) Firewall
3 2 (3.28%) SAN
4 1 (1.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (62.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (11.48%) SSDT
6 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.64%) Biml
7 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.56%) Ant
3 4 (6.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.56%) ClearCase
3 4 (6.56%) CruiseControl
3 4 (6.56%) Hudson
3 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.56%) JIRA
3 4 (6.56%) Maven
3 4 (6.56%) Subversion
3 4 (6.56%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.28%) Publishing
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (57.38%) Developer
2 25 (40.98%) SQL Developer
3 12 (19.67%) .NET Developer
3 12 (19.67%) SSIS Developer
4 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Developer
5 9 (14.75%) DBA
5 9 (14.75%) SQL DBA
5 9 (14.75%) T-SQL Developer
6 7 (11.48%) Database Developer
6 7 (11.48%) SQL Database Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
7 6 (9.84%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (9.84%) SSRS Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Business Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (8.20%) SQL BI Developer
8 5 (8.20%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 5 (8.20%) SSAS Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (65.57%) .NET
2 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET
3 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
4 16 (26.23%) Entity Framework
5 6 (9.84%) MDX
6 5 (8.20%) WCF
7 4 (6.56%) SOAP
8 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (4.92%) JSON
8 3 (4.92%) XML
9 2 (3.28%) HTML
9 2 (3.28%) LINQ
9 2 (3.28%) REST
9 2 (3.28%) RESTful
9 2 (3.28%) Web Services
9 2 (3.28%) WSDL
9 2 (3.28%) XML Schema
9 2 (3.28%) XSLT
10 1 (1.64%) CSS
10 1 (1.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (44.26%) Replication
2 5 (8.20%) Public Cloud
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Unit Testing
2 15 (24.59%) Database Optimisation
2 15 (24.59%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (21.31%) Release Management
5 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
6 8 (13.11%) TDD
7 7 (11.48%) MVC
7 7 (11.48%) Resource Management
7 7 (11.48%) SOA
8 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.84%) DevOps
8 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
8 6 (9.84%) Service Management
8 6 (9.84%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (55.74%) SQL
2 30 (49.18%) C#
3 25 (40.98%) T-SQL
4 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.56%) Java
5 4 (6.56%) Perl
5 4 (6.56%) Python
5 4 (6.56%) Ruby
5 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) ISEB
1 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.64%) MCAD
2 1 (1.64%) MCITP
2 1 (1.64%) MCSD
2 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (18.03%) Puppet
2 7 (11.48%) Ansible
3 4 (6.56%) logstash
4 1 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) VMware
3 4 (6.56%) CA
3 4 (6.56%) Splunk
3 4 (6.56%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.64%) Spiceworks
5 1 (1.64%) WatchGuard