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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 117 70 46
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -24
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 14 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.86% 0.37% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.51% 2.46% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Median daily rate £328 £290 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.93% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £278 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £302 £258
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £50.75
% change year-on-year
- -16.25%
Team Foundation Server
England

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
215 122 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.26% 14.86% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 89 57
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

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
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 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -49 14 £328 - 5
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 25 (73.53%) .NET
2 24 (70.59%) SQL
3 21 (61.76%) C#
3 21 (61.76%) XML
4 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
6 14 (41.18%) Visual Studio
7 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
7 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
7 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
8 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
9 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
9 10 (29.41%) MCSD
9 10 (29.41%) MCSE
9 10 (29.41%) IIS
9 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (26.47%) SSL
10 9 (26.47%) Migration
10 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (26.47%) DNS
11 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
11 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
12 6 (17.65%) MVC
12 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
12 6 (17.65%) OO
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012

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 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
2 10 (29.41%) IIS
3 4 (11.76%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.88%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 9 (26.47%) DNS
2 9 (26.47%) SSL
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.94%) ObjectStore
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) .NET Developer
3 8 (23.53%) SharePoint Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Business Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (11.76%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (11.76%) SSAS Developer
6 4 (11.76%) SSIS Developer
6 4 (11.76%) SSRS Developer
6 4 (11.76%) T-SQL Developer
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Collaboration Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) .NET
2 21 (61.76%) XML
3 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.76%) Entity Framework
5 4 (11.76%) jQuery
5 4 (11.76%) MDX
5 4 (11.76%) Web Services
5 4 (11.76%) XSLT
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.82%) CSS
6 3 (8.82%) HTML
7 2 (5.88%) RESTful
7 2 (5.88%) SOAP
7 2 (5.88%) XHTML
8 1 (2.94%) Ajax
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (26.47%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) MVC
2 6 (17.65%) OO
2 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) CRM
4 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Release Management
5 1 (2.94%) Scrum
5 1 (2.94%) Service Design
5 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 21 (61.76%) C#
3 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
4 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) C
7 1 (2.94%) VB
7 1 (2.94%) VB6
7 1 (2.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) MCSD
1 10 (29.41%) MCSE
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) HP
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) VMware