The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 106 78 100
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +22
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 34 75 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.20% 2.54% 1.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.39% 15.96% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 21
Median daily rate £400 £328 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +6.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £258 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £375 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -35.45%
Team Foundation Server
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
532 470 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.80% 15.95% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 331 223
Median daily rate £400 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Yorkshire region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
West Yorkshire -31 19 £328 -6.42% 15
North Yorkshire +2 10 £475 +46.15% 4
East Yorkshire -2 4 £400 - 2
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 55 (60.44%) .NET
2 54 (59.34%) C#
3 50 (54.95%) SQL
4 43 (47.25%) SQL Server
5 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
6 27 (29.67%) T-SQL
6 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (28.57%) MVC
8 25 (27.47%) Finance
9 21 (23.08%) ASP.NET
10 20 (21.98%) .NET Framework
11 19 (20.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (19.78%) WCF
13 17 (18.68%) Unit Testing
13 17 (18.68%) Entity Framework
13 17 (18.68%) Replication
14 16 (17.58%) Visual Studio
14 16 (17.58%) MS Excel
15 15 (16.48%) Windows
16 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
16 13 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (12.09%) SQL Server 2005
18 10 (10.99%) PowerShell
19 9 (9.89%) Database Optimisation
19 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
19 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 9 (9.89%) Performance Tuning
20 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 8 (8.79%) XML
20 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 5 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.30%) Apache
2 3 (3.30%) JBoss
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.10%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (17.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.30%) IaaS
3 3 (3.30%) PaaS
3 3 (3.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Firewall
1 2 (2.20%) SAN
2 1 (1.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (47.25%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (12.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (7.69%) SSDT
8 6 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.30%) MySQL
9 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.20%) Biml
10 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.10%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.69%) JIRA
2 7 (7.69%) Maven
2 7 (7.69%) Subversion
3 6 (6.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (5.49%) Selenium
5 4 (4.40%) Ant
5 4 (4.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.40%) ClearCase
5 4 (4.40%) CruiseControl
5 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.40%) Hudson
5 4 (4.40%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.30%) JUnit
6 3 (3.30%) MSI
6 3 (3.30%) StyleCop
7 2 (2.20%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.10%) FxCop
8 1 (1.10%) Toad
General
1 25 (27.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Back Office
2 1 (1.10%) Legal
2 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 55 (60.44%) Developer
2 27 (29.67%) .NET Developer
3 26 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 15 (16.48%) C# Developer
5 14 (15.38%) Architect
5 14 (15.38%) SSIS Developer
6 13 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (12.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (10.99%) T-SQL Developer
9 9 (9.89%) Technical Architect
10 8 (8.79%) .NET Architect
10 8 (8.79%) .NET Solutions Architect
10 8 (8.79%) .NET Technical Architect
10 8 (8.79%) C# Architect
10 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
10 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (8.79%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 7 (7.69%) Database Developer
11 7 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
11 7 (7.69%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (60.44%) .NET
2 21 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 20 (21.98%) .NET Framework
4 18 (19.78%) WCF
5 17 (18.68%) Entity Framework
6 8 (8.79%) jQuery
6 8 (8.79%) MDX
6 8 (8.79%) XML
7 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (7.69%) HTML
8 6 (6.59%) JSON
8 6 (6.59%) LINQ
8 6 (6.59%) Web Services
9 5 (5.49%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.49%) CSS
10 4 (4.40%) SOAP
10 4 (4.40%) WinForms
11 3 (3.30%) LAMP
11 3 (3.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Replication
2 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.10%) Clustering
3 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.10%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.48%) Windows
2 7 (7.69%) Linux
3 6 (6.59%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.57%) MVC
3 17 (18.68%) Unit Testing
4 9 (9.89%) Database Optimisation
4 9 (9.89%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (8.79%) DevOps
5 8 (8.79%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (7.69%) SOA
7 6 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.49%) ITIL
8 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.49%) Scrum
9 4 (4.40%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (4.40%) Release Management
9 4 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.40%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.30%) System Testing
10 3 (3.30%) Test Automation
10 3 (3.30%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (59.34%) C#
2 50 (54.95%) SQL
3 27 (29.67%) T-SQL
4 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.99%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.40%) Java
6 4 (4.40%) Perl
6 4 (4.40%) Python
6 4 (4.40%) Ruby
6 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.30%) PHP
8 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.10%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.10%) C++
9 1 (1.10%) Delphi
9 1 (1.10%) VB
9 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) Degree
3 1 (1.10%) ISEB
3 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.10%) MCITP
3 1 (1.10%) MCSE
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.10%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (7.69%) Puppet
2 4 (4.40%) logstash
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle
3 4 (4.40%) CA
3 4 (4.40%) Splunk
3 4 (4.40%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.10%) Adobe
5 1 (1.10%) Facebook
5 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.10%) Spiceworks
5 1 (1.10%) WatchGuard