The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 58 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 12 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.68% 2.80% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.39% 18.03% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 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 £43.75 £33.38
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.08%
Team Foundation Server
North East

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

Development Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
143 61 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 20.00% 15.52% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 41 23
Average daily rate £410 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.08% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £239 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £465 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 12 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 11 £369 +39.15% 5
Sunderland +1 1 £288 +25.00% 1
Team Foundation Server
North East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) XML
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (43.75%) MVC
6 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
7 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
7 6 (37.50%) XSLT
7 6 (37.50%) Entity Framework
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle
9 4 (25.00%) CSS
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (18.75%) jQuery
10 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
11 2 (12.50%) VB
11 2 (12.50%) SOAP
11 2 (12.50%) IIS
11 2 (12.50%) Kerberos
11 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 2 (12.50%) ISEB
11 2 (12.50%) SAML

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) ASP Developer
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) VB Developer
6 2 (12.50%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 6 (37.50%) XSLT
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
9 2 (12.50%) SAML
9 2 (12.50%) SOAP
10 1 (6.25%) CSS3
10 1 (6.25%) HTML5
10 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (6.25%) MDX
10 1 (6.25%) RESTful
10 1 (6.25%) WCF
10 1 (6.25%) Web Services
10 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.25%) BDD
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) VB
6 2 (12.50%) VB6
7 1 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 18 days ago