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 3 months to 22 June 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)
England / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 112 66
Rank change year-on-year +61 -46  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 7 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.21% 0.82% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.37% 6.28% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 2
Median daily rate £400 £328 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.13% +12.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £312 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £350 £302
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% -  

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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 95 207 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 16.46% 13.12% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 135 79
Median daily rate £375 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +4.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +69 7 £400 +22.13% 1
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) WPF
6 4 (22.22%) Web Development
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle
6 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (16.67%) Gradle
7 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 3 (16.67%) JPA
7 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (16.67%) Puppet
7 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
7 3 (16.67%) API Design
7 3 (16.67%) Spring Boot
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (16.67%) J2EE
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET

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 3 (16.67%) JBoss
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (5.56%) G Suite
1 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) DocumentDB
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Ant
2 3 (16.67%) Gradle
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Maven
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum Master
4 2 (11.11%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) WPF
3 4 (22.22%) REST
4 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) J2EE
4 3 (16.67%) JPA
4 3 (16.67%) Spring
4 3 (16.67%) Spring Boot
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Behat
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) MVC
1 8 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 3 (16.67%) API Design
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (5.56%) Groovy
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Apigee
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore