The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Team Foundation Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 25 15
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 1 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.64% 0.75% 10.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.70% 11.11% 62.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year - +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +1.17% +25.00%  

Team Foundation Server is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 23 9 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 18.85% 6.77% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 19
Median daily rate £463 £304 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.26% -10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £364 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.04
% change year-on-year +0.11% +14.60%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Bradford

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin