Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 15 December 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 139 123
Rank change year-on-year +17 -16 +38
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 77 57 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.48% 1.14% 1.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.33% 6.84% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 34 38
Scotland median daily rate £400 £383 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.58% -5.85% +31.58%
10th Percentile £313 £322 £304
90th Percentile £536 £475 £448
UK median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Scotland median hourly rate - - £46.13
UK median hourly rate £38.86 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year -8.56% -1.16% +7.50%

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,050 833 715
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.23% 16.69% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 519 416
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +9.59% +7.35%
10th Percentile £294 £270 £258
90th Percentile £575 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 10
Scotland median hourly rate £39.00 £41.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.02% -3.49% +6.49%
10th Percentile £29.83 £24.13 £14.00
90th Percentile £44.29 £195.00 £48.54
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Scotland

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Scotland

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Scotland

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Scotland

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Edinburgh +13 41 £400 - 14
Glasgow -25 17 £438 +16.67% 2
Renfrewshire -5 7 £415 +23.88%
Dundee - 7 £325 - 2
Perth and Kinross - 2 £375 -
Midlothian - 2 £425 - 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
Team Foundation Server
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 55 (71.43%) C#
2 52 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (64.94%) .NET
4 42 (54.55%) Visual Studio
5 40 (51.95%) Microsoft
6 39 (50.65%) SQL Server
6 39 (50.65%) JavaScript
7 37 (48.05%) ASP.NET
7 37 (48.05%) SQL
8 31 (40.26%) CSS
9 29 (37.66%) PowerShell
10 27 (35.06%) HTML
11 25 (32.47%) .NET Framework
11 25 (32.47%) Microsoft Azure
12 24 (31.17%) jQuery
12 24 (31.17%) XML
12 24 (31.17%) MVC
13 23 (29.87%) Office 365
14 22 (28.57%) SharePoint
15 21 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
16 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
16 20 (25.97%) Finance
17 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (23.38%) NUnit
19 17 (22.08%) DevOps
19 17 (22.08%) Test Automation
20 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET MVC
21 15 (19.48%) HTML5
21 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET Web API
21 15 (19.48%) CSS3

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 22 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 21 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (10.39%) IIS
3 8 (10.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (10.39%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.60%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.30%) SAS
6 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.60%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (29.87%) Office 365
3 8 (10.39%) NuGet
4 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) BIG-IP
1 3 (3.90%) NetScaler
1 3 (3.90%) SSL
2 1 (1.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (50.65%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.88%) Relational Database
3 12 (15.58%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.19%) Power BI
5 3 (3.90%) Flink
5 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 18 (23.38%) NUnit
3 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
5 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
6 7 (9.09%) JIRA
6 7 (9.09%) Selenium
6 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (5.19%) JUnit
8 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio Coded UI
8 3 (3.90%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.30%) Moq
9 1 (1.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 20 (25.97%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Advertising
3 2 (2.60%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (51.95%) Developer
2 13 (16.88%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (12.99%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Architect
5 7 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) CRM Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Automation Tester
7 4 (5.19%) Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) SharePoint Architect
7 4 (5.19%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) SharePoint Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Tester
8 3 (3.90%) Azure Architect
8 3 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.90%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Integration Architect
8 3 (3.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (64.94%) .NET
2 37 (48.05%) ASP.NET
3 31 (40.26%) CSS
4 27 (35.06%) HTML
5 25 (32.47%) .NET Framework
6 24 (31.17%) jQuery
6 24 (31.17%) XML
7 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
8 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (19.48%) CSS3
9 15 (19.48%) HTML5
10 13 (16.88%) KnockoutJS
10 13 (16.88%) React
11 11 (14.29%) JSON
12 9 (11.69%) Web Services
13 8 (10.39%) Node.js
13 8 (10.39%) REST
13 8 (10.39%) SOAP
13 8 (10.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Windows
2 8 (10.39%) Windows Server
2 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.17%) MVC
3 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (22.08%) DevOps
4 17 (22.08%) Test Automation
5 15 (19.48%) Scrum
5 15 (19.48%) SDLC
6 14 (18.18%) Migration
7 10 (12.99%) Coaching
8 9 (11.69%) Kanban
8 9 (11.69%) Workflow
9 8 (10.39%) High Availability
9 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.39%) Records Management
10 7 (9.09%) Asset Management
10 7 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (7.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 6 (7.79%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 55 (71.43%) C#
2 39 (50.65%) JavaScript
3 37 (48.05%) SQL
4 29 (37.66%) PowerShell
5 13 (16.88%) TypeScript
6 7 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (1.30%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) MCSE
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.49%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (6.49%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Docker
2 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (2.60%) Ansible
2 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.60%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (51.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) Charles River
2 8 (10.39%) Nintex
3 3 (3.90%) F5
3 3 (3.90%) IBM
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle
5 1 (1.30%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.30%) Hyland
5 1 (1.30%) SAP