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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 73 93 121
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +28
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 45 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.87% 1.21% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.95% 8.46% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £319 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -2.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £350 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £55.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +57.14%
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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
301 319 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.51% 14.28% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 206 222
Average daily rate £333 £308 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.13% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 6
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +19 26 £350 +14.75% 15
North Yorkshire +4 12 £290 -10.76% 3
South Yorkshire - 7 £300 - 6
East Yorkshire - - - -
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 50 (64.94%) .NET
2 49 (63.64%) C#
3 41 (53.25%) SQL Server
4 31 (40.26%) MVC
5 30 (38.96%) ASP.NET
6 25 (32.47%) SQL
7 22 (28.57%) Scrum
7 22 (28.57%) WCF
8 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (25.97%) Finance
9 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
10 19 (24.68%) Oracle
10 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (23.38%) Visual Studio
12 15 (19.48%) Web Services
12 15 (19.48%) XML
13 14 (18.18%) VB.NET
13 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 14 (18.18%) WinForms
14 13 (16.88%) HTML
14 13 (16.88%) CSS
15 11 (14.29%) jQuery
15 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
16 10 (12.99%) TDD
17 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (11.69%) Enterprise Software
18 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
18 8 (10.39%) BizTalk Server
18 8 (10.39%) Web Development
19 7 (9.09%) .NET Framework

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (10.39%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.90%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.30%) CMS
4 1 (1.30%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.30%) Confluence
4 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Project
2 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) FTP
2 1 (1.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (53.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.19%) OLAP
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (23.38%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.09%) Subversion
3 6 (7.79%) JIRA
4 3 (3.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.60%) MSTest
5 2 (2.60%) NUnit
6 1 (1.30%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.30%) Maven
6 1 (1.30%) WebSpeed
6 1 (1.30%) Rational Rose
6 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.30%) FindBugs
6 1 (1.30%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.30%) dotCover
6 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (25.97%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (68.83%) Developer
2 31 (40.26%) .NET Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Analyst
4 9 (11.69%) Test Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Configuration Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Tester
8 4 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (5.19%) SQL Database Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Database Developer
9 3 (3.90%) WinForms Developer
9 3 (3.90%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Software Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (64.94%) .NET
2 30 (38.96%) ASP.NET
3 22 (28.57%) WCF
4 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (19.48%) Web Services
5 15 (19.48%) XML
6 14 (18.18%) WinForms
7 13 (16.88%) HTML
7 13 (16.88%) CSS
8 11 (14.29%) jQuery
9 7 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (7.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (7.79%) NHibernate
11 5 (6.49%) HTML5
11 5 (6.49%) CSS3
12 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (5.19%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (5.19%) XSD
12 4 (5.19%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.49%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.19%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.90%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) Windows
1 3 (3.90%) Android
1 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) MVC
2 22 (28.57%) Scrum
3 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 10 (12.99%) TDD
6 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.39%) Web Development
7 7 (9.09%) OO
8 6 (7.79%) MVVM
8 6 (7.79%) OOP
8 6 (7.79%) SOA
9 5 (6.49%) ETL
9 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.49%) RUP
9 5 (6.49%) UML
9 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.19%) Test Strategy
10 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.90%) OOD
11 3 (3.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 49 (63.64%) C#
2 25 (32.47%) SQL
3 14 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.60%) VB
5 2 (2.60%) Ruby
6 1 (1.30%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.68%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) Perforce
3 1 (1.30%) Progress
3 1 (1.30%) EPiServer
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