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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 89 78 103
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 35 39 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.43% 1.76% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.28% 15.35% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 9
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £388 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+43.93% -17.50%
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
285 254 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.66% 11.44% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 140 147
Average daily rate £325 £323 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% +4.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £24.00
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 Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
West Yorkshire -16 26 £320 -5.25% 36
South Yorkshire +5 7 £313 - 3
North Yorkshire +4 2 £350 +84.21% 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 75 (84.27%) .NET
2 71 (79.78%) C#
3 67 (75.28%) MVC
4 61 (68.54%) ASP.NET
5 53 (59.55%) CSS
5 53 (59.55%) HTML
6 51 (57.30%) JavaScript
7 47 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (49.44%) SQL Server
9 43 (48.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (46.07%) jQuery
11 39 (43.82%) Web Services
12 37 (41.57%) SQL
13 35 (39.33%) TDD
14 34 (38.20%) WCF
15 29 (32.58%) XML
16 27 (30.34%) .NET Framework
16 27 (30.34%) Subversion
17 23 (25.84%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (24.72%) Scrum
19 20 (22.47%) Visual Studio
19 20 (22.47%) Unit Testing
19 20 (22.47%) CSS3
20 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 16 (17.98%) CMS
21 15 (16.85%) HTML5
21 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2008
22 14 (15.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 14 (15.73%) Ajax
22 14 (15.73%) Microsoft

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 16 (17.98%) CMS
2 11 (12.36%) IIS
3 6 (6.74%) Umbraco
4 5 (5.62%) Kentico
5 2 (2.25%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.12%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.37%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (49.44%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (7.87%) MongoDB
6 7 (7.87%) NoSQL
6 7 (7.87%) RavenDB
6 7 (7.87%) RDBMS
6 7 (7.87%) MySQL
7 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.49%) OLAP
9 3 (3.37%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (1.12%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 27 (30.34%) Subversion
2 20 (22.47%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.87%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.87%) NUnit
4 6 (6.74%) MSTest
5 5 (5.62%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (5.62%) LLBLGen Pro
6 3 (3.37%) Selenium
7 2 (2.25%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (11.24%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Law
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (80.90%) Developer
2 56 (62.92%) .NET Developer
3 13 (14.61%) C# Developer
4 12 (13.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Web Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Test Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.74%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (5.62%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Tester
9 4 (4.49%) C# Web Developer
9 4 (4.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.49%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (3.37%) Lead .NET Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Architect
10 3 (3.37%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (84.27%) .NET
2 61 (68.54%) ASP.NET
3 53 (59.55%) CSS
3 53 (59.55%) HTML
4 43 (48.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (46.07%) jQuery
6 39 (43.82%) Web Services
7 34 (38.20%) WCF
8 29 (32.58%) XML
9 27 (30.34%) .NET Framework
10 20 (22.47%) CSS3
11 15 (16.85%) HTML5
12 14 (15.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 14 (15.73%) Ajax
13 13 (14.61%) NHibernate
14 11 (12.36%) JSON
15 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 8 (8.99%) Razor View Engine
16 8 (8.99%) KnockoutJS
17 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) W3C
2 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.62%) iPhone
4 2 (2.25%) IVR
4 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.12%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) Windows
2 6 (6.74%) Android
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (75.28%) MVC
2 47 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (39.33%) TDD
4 23 (25.84%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (24.72%) Scrum
6 20 (22.47%) Unit Testing
7 13 (14.61%) Test Scripting
8 11 (12.36%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 10 (11.24%) OO
9 10 (11.24%) MVVM
10 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
10 9 (10.11%) OOP
11 8 (8.99%) Web Development
12 7 (7.87%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.74%) RUP
13 6 (6.74%) CRM
14 5 (5.62%) Test Strategy
14 5 (5.62%) ETL
14 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (5.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 71 (79.78%) C#
2 51 (57.30%) JavaScript
3 37 (41.57%) SQL
4 10 (11.24%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.37%) XPath
5 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.12%) VB6
6 1 (1.12%) XAML
6 1 (1.12%) VBA
6 1 (1.12%) VB
6 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) ISEB
2 3 (3.37%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) Oracle
3 5 (5.62%) Appcelerator
3 5 (5.62%) Sencha
4 1 (1.12%) Xamarin
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