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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 63 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 13 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.42% 1.82% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.39% 14.67% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 0
Average daily rate £363 £255 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +40.74%
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
155 75 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.96% 12.42% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 48 33
Average daily rate £405 £358 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% +37.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £248 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

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 13 February 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
(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 -26 11 £363 +42.15% 6
Durham - 2 £350 -
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) XML
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (44.44%) MVC
6 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
7 7 (38.89%) XSLT
8 6 (33.33%) HTML
8 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 6 (33.33%) Entity Framework
9 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (27.78%) CSS
10 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
10 4 (22.22%) Oracle
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 4 (22.22%) Finance
10 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (22.22%) jQuery
11 3 (16.67%) Web Development
11 3 (16.67%) SOAP
12 2 (11.11%) Web Services
12 2 (11.11%) IIS
12 2 (11.11%) VB
12 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
12 2 (11.11%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) ASP Developer
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) VB Developer
6 2 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) XML
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (38.89%) XSLT
6 6 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 4 (22.22%) jQuery
9 3 (16.67%) SOAP
10 2 (11.11%) RESTful
10 2 (11.11%) SAML
10 2 (11.11%) Web Services
10 2 (11.11%) XHTML
11 1 (5.56%) CSS3
11 1 (5.56%) HTML5
11 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (5.56%) MDX
11 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.56%) V-Model
4 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.11%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) VB6
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
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