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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 105 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 16 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.52% 1.99% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £311 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -28.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £257 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% -16.45%
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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
354 302 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.35% 13.15% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 177 119
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -2 13 £325 -7.14% 4
Glasgow -6 1 - -
West Lothian - - - -
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Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 23 (69.70%) .NET
2 21 (63.64%) C#
3 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
5 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 15 (45.45%) HTML
6 13 (39.39%) MVC
7 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
9 9 (27.27%) CSS
9 9 (27.27%) Finance
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
10 8 (24.24%) SQL
11 6 (18.18%) Ajax
11 6 (18.18%) Windows
11 6 (18.18%) HTML5
11 6 (18.18%) jQuery
11 6 (18.18%) CSS3
12 5 (15.15%) REST
12 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
12 5 (15.15%) Java
12 5 (15.15%) Web Services
13 4 (12.12%) Oracle
13 4 (12.12%) Project Management
13 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
13 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
13 4 (12.12%) Eclipse

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Markit EDM
2 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
2 4 (12.12%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.06%) Robolectric
4 1 (3.03%) NUnit
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Android Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Development Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Development Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) ETL Developer
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 15 (45.45%) HTML
3 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (18.18%) Ajax
5 6 (18.18%) HTML5
5 6 (18.18%) jQuery
5 6 (18.18%) CSS3
6 5 (15.15%) REST
6 5 (15.15%) Web Services
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (12.12%) JSON
7 4 (12.12%) WCF
8 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
9 2 (6.06%) Gherkin
9 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Life Science
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Phone
3 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) MVC
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) TDD
3 4 (12.12%) Scrum
3 4 (12.12%) Android Development
4 3 (9.09%) Release Management
4 3 (9.09%) Workflow Management
4 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Management
4 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.09%) Workflow
4 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.09%) Data Management
4 3 (9.09%) SOA
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) C#
2 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) Java
5 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Infragistics
3 1 (3.03%) SAP