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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 97 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 12 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.99% 0.96% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.66% 5.07% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Median daily rate £296 £363 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.34% +61.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £287 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £375 £242
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
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
212 138 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 17.56% 18.98% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 94 73
Median daily rate £408 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £24.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -33 9 £291 -19.86% 2
Gateshead - 2 - -
Team Foundation Server
North East

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) Web Services
4 8 (44.44%) IIS
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
5 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
5 7 (38.89%) Java
5 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
5 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) VMware
5 7 (38.89%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
6 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (33.33%) XML
7 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Puppet
7 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
7 5 (27.78%) DevOps
8 4 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (22.22%) HP
8 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 4 (22.22%) DNS

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 8 (44.44%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
4 2 (11.11%) MSI
4 2 (11.11%) NMock
4 2 (11.11%) WiX
5 1 (5.56%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Development Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Development Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 7 (38.89%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) WCF
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
1 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
2 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps
1 5 (27.78%) Scrum
2 4 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (11.11%) Content Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (38.89%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCSD
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (16.67%) Dell
4 3 (16.67%) Veritas
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle