Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 81 146
Rank change year-on-year -17 +65 -41
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 6 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.49% 1.60% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 9.90% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 19
North East median daily rate £390 £364 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% +10.23% +4.76%
10th Percentile £316 £313 £294
90th Percentile £478 £450 £423
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.25 £42.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.85% +0.59% +1.19%

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 292 202 475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.90% 16.17% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 138 326
North East median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £299 £291 £246
90th Percentile £550 £558 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 14
North East median hourly rate £35.50 £45.83 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.54% +63.68% +107.41%
10th Percentile £28.20 £39.75 £26.95
90th Percentile £42.40 £49.00 £32.44
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in the North East over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 September 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
Durham - 4 £357 -
Tyne and Wear -23 1 £500 +36.99% 8
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (66.67%) N-Tier
3 4 (66.67%) OOD
3 4 (66.67%) XML Schema
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) NUnit
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Data Protection

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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) iPaaS
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jasmine
1 4 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (66.67%) MSTest
1 4 (66.67%) NUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Core
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) OAuth
3 4 (66.67%) XML Schema
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) OpenID
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) N-Tier
1 4 (66.67%) Reinsurance
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) API Development
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (66.67%) OOD
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter