The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 30 July 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 North East 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 42 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.72% - 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.84% - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate
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£313 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.25 - £27.50
Development Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
83 17 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.87% 4.87% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 10 33
Average daily rate £325 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £384 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 6 £300 - 5
Durham - 2 £338 - 1
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) WinForms
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Clustering
5 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) WinForms Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Writer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) CRM Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Author
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Author
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
2 4 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (23.08%) WinForms
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) WF
5 1 (7.69%) LINQ
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) OO
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
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