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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England / North East
Rank 77 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 8 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.92% 1.82% 1.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.35% 11.11% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 7
Median daily rate £354 £356 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +45.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £288 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £380 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%

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
184 144 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.05% 16.38% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 95 48
Median daily rate £370 £388 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +12.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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 26 February 2017.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -25 4 £384 +5.86% 2
Durham -3 2 £300 -14.28% 1
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) Web Services
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (33.33%) Puppet
5 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) VMware
6 6 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (28.57%) Subversion
6 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) XML
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) IIS
8 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
8 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework

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 (19.05%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (4.76%) G Suite
1 1 (4.76%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) NAS
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) DocumentDB
4 1 (4.76%) EDMS
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Power BI
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (28.57%) Subversion
2 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (14.29%) Ant
3 3 (14.29%) Gradle
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
3 3 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.76%) MSI
4 1 (4.76%) NMock
4 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.76%) WiX
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
3 3 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Development Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
3 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (19.05%) REST
3 4 (19.05%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 3 (14.29%) J2EE
4 3 (14.29%) JPA
4 3 (14.29%) Spring
4 3 (14.29%) Spring Boot
4 3 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) Behat
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) OAuth2
5 1 (4.76%) Serverless Framework
5 1 (4.76%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (19.05%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) API Design
5 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) ETL
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
7 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 3 (14.29%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.76%) COBOL
7 1 (4.76%) Google Apps Script
7 1 (4.76%) Groovy
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (14.29%) WSUS
3 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (14.29%) Dell
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (4.76%) Apigee
4 1 (4.76%) CA
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Infor