The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 109 120 124
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 21 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 0.29% 0.078%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.50% 2.49% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £50.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +107.14%
Team Foundation Server
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
323 321 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.74% 11.75% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 189 97
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £251 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 3
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Scotland region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
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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
Edinburgh +7 15 £350 -22.22% 4
Glasgow +3 4 £350 +16.66%
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
3 13 (41.94%) C#
4 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
5 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
5 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 9 (29.03%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
7 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
8 7 (22.58%) Workflow
8 7 (22.58%) Release Management
8 7 (22.58%) MVC
9 6 (19.35%) Project Management
10 5 (16.13%) SOA
10 5 (16.13%) Service Management
10 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
10 5 (16.13%) CSS
10 5 (16.13%) Web Services
10 5 (16.13%) Windows
10 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
10 5 (16.13%) jQuery
10 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
10 5 (16.13%) JSON
10 5 (16.13%) NUnit
10 5 (16.13%) Scrum
10 5 (16.13%) VMware
10 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (12.90%) Veeam

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) JBoss
3 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Google Analytics
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) IPv4
1 1 (3.23%) IPv6
1 1 (3.23%) CTI
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.13%) NUnit
3 3 (9.68%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) CruiseControl
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.45%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.23%) QUnit
5 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.23%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Front Office
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Test Manager
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) UI Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
4 5 (16.13%) jQuery
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (16.13%) CSS
4 5 (16.13%) Web Services
4 5 (16.13%) JSON
5 4 (12.90%) WPF
5 4 (12.90%) LINQ
5 4 (12.90%) Spring
5 4 (12.90%) XML
5 4 (12.90%) XSLT
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.68%) REST
6 3 (9.68%) CSS3
6 3 (9.68%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) MVC
2 7 (22.58%) Workflow
2 7 (22.58%) Release Management
3 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 5 (16.13%) Service Management
4 5 (16.13%) SOA
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
4 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
5 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Workflow Management
5 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) Open Source
5 4 (12.90%) MVVM
5 4 (12.90%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.90%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) HND
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
1 2 (6.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Veeam
4 3 (9.68%) Tableau
4 3 (9.68%) Google
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Sybase
5 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Infragistics