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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 66 87 113
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +26
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 51 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.13% 1.39% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.78% 10.00% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 8
Average daily rate
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£313 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £350 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +42.85%
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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
304 300 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.69% 13.88% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 208 151
Average daily rate £340 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £238 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 8
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +16 33 £350 +16.66% 21
North Yorkshire +1 12 £290 -10.76% 5
South Yorkshire +12 6 £300 - 6
East Yorkshire - - - -
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Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 62 (72.09%) .NET
2 61 (70.93%) C#
3 43 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 42 (48.84%) ASP.NET
4 42 (48.84%) MVC
5 35 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (36.05%) SQL
7 30 (34.88%) WCF
8 24 (27.91%) CSS
8 24 (27.91%) Web Services
9 23 (26.74%) Oracle
9 23 (26.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (25.58%) JavaScript
10 22 (25.58%) Scrum
11 21 (24.42%) HTML
12 18 (20.93%) Finance
12 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
12 18 (20.93%) jQuery
12 18 (20.93%) Subversion
13 17 (19.77%) TDD
14 16 (18.60%) Visual Studio
14 16 (18.60%) XML
15 15 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (16.28%) NHibernate
17 12 (13.95%) VB.NET
17 12 (13.95%) WinForms
18 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2008
18 11 (12.79%) .NET Framework
18 11 (12.79%) CSS3
19 10 (11.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (10.47%) CMS
2 8 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.81%) Kentico
4 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.49%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Project
2 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) FTP
2 1 (1.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.98%) MySQL
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.98%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (6.98%) RavenDB
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.98%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.98%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.65%) OLAP
7 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.49%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 18 (20.93%) Subversion
2 16 (18.60%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.81%) MSTest
4 5 (5.81%) LLBLGen Pro
4 5 (5.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (5.81%) NUnit
4 5 (5.81%) JIRA
5 3 (3.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.33%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (20.93%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Law
3 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 60 (69.77%) Developer
2 40 (46.51%) .NET Developer
3 12 (13.95%) Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Test Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.81%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) ScrumMaster
8 4 (4.65%) Configuration Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) SQL Database Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Database Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Tester
10 2 (2.33%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (72.09%) .NET
2 42 (48.84%) ASP.NET
3 30 (34.88%) WCF
4 24 (27.91%) CSS
4 24 (27.91%) Web Services
5 23 (26.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (24.42%) HTML
7 18 (20.93%) jQuery
8 16 (18.60%) XML
9 14 (16.28%) NHibernate
10 12 (13.95%) WinForms
11 11 (12.79%) .NET Framework
11 11 (12.79%) CSS3
12 10 (11.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (8.14%) HTML5
13 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (6.98%) JSON
14 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (5.81%) Sencha Touch
15 5 (5.81%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Mobile App
2 8 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.81%) iPhone
4 4 (4.65%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.49%) W3C
6 2 (2.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Android
2 7 (8.14%) Windows
3 5 (5.81%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) MVC
2 35 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.58%) Scrum
4 17 (19.77%) TDD
5 15 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
6 9 (10.47%) Web Development
7 7 (8.14%) UML
7 7 (8.14%) OO
8 6 (6.98%) OOP
8 6 (6.98%) SOA
8 6 (6.98%) MVVM
9 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.81%) ETL
9 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.65%) RUP
10 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.65%) Test Strategy
11 3 (3.49%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 61 (70.93%) C#
2 31 (36.05%) SQL
3 22 (25.58%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.95%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.33%) VB
6 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) Oracle
2 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.81%) Sencha
3 5 (5.81%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.16%) EPiServer
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