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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 114 113 126
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 24 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 0.72% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.28% 6.42% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 7
Median daily rate £357 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.07% -10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.88 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £55.25
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -23.07%
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
382 358 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.23% 11.18% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 174 173
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 6
Median hourly rate £28.25 £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £30.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.83 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Glasgow +8 8 £330 +1.53%
Renfrewshire - 7 £318 -
Edinburgh -4 6 £425 +17.24%
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 37 (75.51%) C#
2 32 (65.31%) JavaScript
2 32 (65.31%) .NET
3 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
4 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio
5 22 (44.90%) SharePoint
5 22 (44.90%) PowerShell
6 18 (36.73%) XML
7 17 (34.69%) SQL
7 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
8 16 (32.65%) Migration
8 16 (32.65%) jQuery
9 14 (28.57%) IIS
10 13 (26.53%) MCSE
10 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
11 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
11 11 (22.45%) CSS
12 10 (20.41%) Java
13 9 (18.37%) Workflow
13 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
14 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
14 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
14 8 (16.33%) DNS
14 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
14 8 (16.33%) SSL
14 8 (16.33%) Windows
14 8 (16.33%) OpenStack
14 8 (16.33%) SharePoint 2013

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 22 (44.90%) SharePoint
2 14 (28.57%) IIS
3 8 (16.33%) OpenStack
3 8 (16.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) DNS
1 8 (16.33%) SSL
1 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.08%) PowerPivot
7 1 (2.04%) OLAP
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.12%) MSBuild
3 2 (4.08%) Hudson
3 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.04%) FindBugs
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) Maven
4 1 (2.04%) Moq
4 1 (2.04%) NuGet
4 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.04%) WatiN
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) SharePoint Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.16%) SharePoint Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.12%) ETL Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Collaboration Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.08%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (65.31%) .NET
2 18 (36.73%) XML
3 16 (32.65%) jQuery
4 11 (22.45%) CSS
5 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
6 7 (14.29%) XSLT
7 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
7 6 (12.24%) HTML
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.16%) Entity Framework
8 4 (8.16%) WCF
9 3 (6.12%) CSS3
9 3 (6.12%) HTML5
9 3 (6.12%) Kendo UI
10 2 (4.08%) NHibernate
10 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.08%) Web Services
10 2 (4.08%) WinForms
11 1 (2.04%) JSON
11 1 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Migration
2 9 (18.37%) Workflow
3 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
4 6 (12.24%) High Availability
4 6 (12.24%) Records Management
4 6 (12.24%) Web Development
5 5 (10.20%) ETL
5 5 (10.20%) MVC
5 5 (10.20%) TDD
6 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.16%) OO
6 4 (8.16%) OOD
6 4 (8.16%) SDLC
6 4 (8.16%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.12%) DevOps
8 2 (4.08%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) C#
2 32 (65.31%) JavaScript
3 22 (44.90%) PowerShell
4 17 (34.69%) SQL
5 10 (20.41%) Java
6 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.08%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
2 13 (26.53%) MCSE
2 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) Degree
3 7 (14.29%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
1 1 (2.04%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) CFEngine
2 1 (2.04%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) HP
2 7 (14.29%) Nintex
3 4 (8.16%) Ab Initio
4 2 (4.08%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) Splunk
5 1 (2.04%) Twitter