Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 6 months to 24 February 2018 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)
England > North East
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 137 97
Rank change year-on-year +50 -40 -19
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 11 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.87% 0.92% 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.78% 5.16% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 15
North East median daily rate £355 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -14.29% +47.37%
10th Percentile £314 £243 £269
90th Percentile £369 £423 £388
England median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%

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

All Development Application Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 230 407 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.20% 17.91% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 288 203
North East median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £266
90th Percentile £638 £500 £540
England median daily rate £475 £430 £418
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.99% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £24.00 £7.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.50% +231.03% -75.83%
10th Percentile £41.90 £24.00 £6.88
90th Percentile £47.50 £24.00 £7.63
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in the North East

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in the North East

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +42 7 £362 +20.50% 4
Durham 0 3 £350 +16.67% 1
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (72.73%) Office 365
3 8 (72.73%) Skype
3 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (72.73%) MCSE
3 8 (72.73%) Migration
3 8 (72.73%) XML
3 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
3 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
3 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (72.73%) IronPort
3 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
3 8 (72.73%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (72.73%) Skype for Business
3 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (72.73%) Brightmail
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (63.64%) OpenStack
5 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
5 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (72.73%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (72.73%) Skype for Business
3 7 (63.64%) OpenStack
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Messaging Specialist
2 5 (45.45%) Collaboration Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Messaging Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Collaboration Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lync Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
1 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Document Management
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) MCSE
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
1 8 (72.73%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) IronPort
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) BEA
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter