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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 71 86 105
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +19
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 74 41 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.58% 1.60% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.79% 11.71% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £252 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £398 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +39.53%
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
416 350 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.49% 13.63% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 213 114
Average daily rate £363 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £28.93 £32.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +47.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £32.50 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.50 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

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
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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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 +5 51 £325 +1.56% 27
North Yorkshire +9 18 £300 +3.44% 2
South Yorkshire -4 4 £313 -2.34% 9
East Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 68 (62.39%) .NET
2 64 (58.72%) C#
3 61 (55.96%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (51.38%) SQL Server
5 55 (50.46%) ASP.NET
5 55 (50.46%) MVC
6 52 (47.71%) JavaScript
7 51 (46.79%) SQL
8 49 (44.95%) HTML
9 46 (42.20%) CSS
9 46 (42.20%) jQuery
10 41 (37.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (37.61%) Web Services
11 34 (31.19%) WCF
12 33 (30.28%) Microsoft
13 29 (26.61%) TDD
14 27 (24.77%) XML
15 26 (23.85%) .NET Framework
16 24 (22.02%) Unit Testing
16 24 (22.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 24 (22.02%) Finance
17 23 (21.10%) Scrum
17 23 (21.10%) Visual Studio
18 20 (18.35%) T-SQL
19 18 (16.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 17 (15.60%) Ajax
20 17 (15.60%) Test Scripting
21 15 (13.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 15 (13.76%) IIS
22 14 (12.84%) Data Warehouse

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (13.76%) IIS
2 13 (11.93%) CMS
3 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.59%) Apache
4 4 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.67%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.83%) JBoss
6 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) SaaS
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.92%) PaaS
3 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (51.38%) SQL Server
2 24 (22.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (16.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (13.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (12.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (12.84%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (11.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (8.26%) OLAP
7 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (6.42%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.83%) MySQL
9 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.92%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.92%) MS Access
10 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (21.10%) Visual Studio
2 12 (11.01%) Subversion
3 5 (4.59%) Selenium
4 3 (2.75%) NUnit
5 1 (0.92%) JUnit
5 1 (0.92%) MSI
5 1 (0.92%) Maven
5 1 (0.92%) MorphX
5 1 (0.92%) JIRA
5 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.92%) MSTest
5 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (22.02%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Marketing
3 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 75 (68.81%) Developer
2 38 (34.86%) .NET Developer
3 15 (13.76%) Analyst
3 15 (13.76%) Test Analyst
4 12 (11.01%) C# Developer
4 12 (11.01%) SQL Developer
5 11 (10.09%) Web Developer
5 11 (10.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Consultant
8 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.59%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Architect
9 4 (3.67%) Tester
9 4 (3.67%) Senior SQL Developer
9 4 (3.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (2.75%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (62.39%) .NET
2 55 (50.46%) ASP.NET
3 49 (44.95%) HTML
4 46 (42.20%) CSS
4 46 (42.20%) jQuery
5 41 (37.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (37.61%) Web Services
6 34 (31.19%) WCF
7 27 (24.77%) XML
8 26 (23.85%) .NET Framework
9 17 (15.60%) Ajax
10 12 (11.01%) Entity Framework
11 10 (9.17%) WPF
11 10 (9.17%) LINQ
11 10 (9.17%) HTML5
12 9 (8.26%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (8.26%) CSS3
13 8 (7.34%) JSON
14 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (6.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) W3C
1 6 (5.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.92%) Clustering
4 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.93%) Windows
2 6 (5.50%) Android
2 6 (5.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.83%) Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (55.96%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (50.46%) MVC
3 29 (26.61%) TDD
4 24 (22.02%) Unit Testing
5 23 (21.10%) Scrum
6 17 (15.60%) Test Scripting
7 14 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (11.01%) ETL
9 11 (10.09%) RUP
10 9 (8.26%) SOA
10 9 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.26%) Test Strategy
10 9 (8.26%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 9 (8.26%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (7.34%) Mobile Development
11 8 (7.34%) OO
11 8 (7.34%) Software Engineering
11 8 (7.34%) Web Development
12 6 (5.50%) CRM
12 6 (5.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (58.72%) C#
2 52 (47.71%) JavaScript
3 51 (46.79%) SQL
4 20 (18.35%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.42%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.50%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.67%) XPath
7 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.75%) VB6
8 3 (2.75%) VB
9 1 (0.92%) PHP
9 1 (0.92%) VBA
9 1 (0.92%) XAML
9 1 (0.92%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) ISEB
2 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.75%) MCAD
3 3 (2.75%) MCSD
4 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.84%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.92%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.83%) Puppet
3 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (30.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle
3 3 (2.75%) VMware
4 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.92%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.92%) Xamarin
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