The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England / North East
Rank 88 71 54
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.21% 0.67% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.34% 4.38% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £325 £375 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +64.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £366 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £303
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.60 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-58.39% -21.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Development Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
149 137 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.90% 15.41% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 89 39
Median daily rate £340 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £550 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the North East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 6 (37.50%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
6 5 (31.25%) Puppet
6 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (25.00%) IIS
7 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (18.75%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
8 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 3 (18.75%) NAS

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) NAS
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) EDMS
4 1 (6.25%) Power BI
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) MSI
4 1 (6.25%) NMock
4 1 (6.25%) WiX
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps Architect
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Development Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Development Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Lead C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Lead Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (18.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Veritas
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Infor
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