The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 56 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.23% 0.95% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.94% 7.50% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £330 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.48% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
Team Foundation Server
South Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
106 40 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.87% 12.70% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 32 17
Average daily rate £413 £400 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +31.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £657 £493 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Code Coverage
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) MSI
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) IaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) IaaS
1 4 (80.00%) PaaS
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) MSI
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Code Coverage
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat