Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 76 168
Rank change year-on-year -52 +92 -11
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 66 87 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.28% 2.41% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.64% 15.37% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 77 24
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +14.50% -2.96%
10th Percentile £319 £307 £305
90th Percentile £481 £620 £414
UK median daily rate £425 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +13.03% +0.27% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -2.41% +10.67% -

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 864 566 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.73% 15.69% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 366 390
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £285 £288 £250
90th Percentile £538 £506 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Scotland median hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.50% +21.21% +6.45%
10th Percentile £12.71 £14.74 £11.25
90th Percentile £41.50 £45.14 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.45
% change year-on-year - +0.12% +14.73%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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
Glasgow -23 23 £369 -1.67% 9
Renfrewshire -32 19 £424 +21.07%
Edinburgh -47 18 £400 -4.48% 6
Aberdeen - 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Team Foundation Server
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 58 (87.88%) C#
2 52 (78.79%) SQL Server
3 42 (63.64%) .NET
4 41 (62.12%) JavaScript
5 38 (57.58%) Visual Studio
6 36 (54.55%) CSS
7 34 (51.52%) jQuery
8 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
9 31 (46.97%) SharePoint
9 31 (46.97%) Office 365
10 30 (45.45%) High Availability
10 30 (45.45%) XML
10 30 (45.45%) Workflow
11 29 (43.94%) SQL
11 29 (43.94%) PowerShell
12 28 (42.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 27 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (37.88%) IIS
15 24 (36.36%) Windows
15 24 (36.36%) Migration
15 24 (36.36%) Degree
15 24 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
15 24 (36.36%) Windows Server
16 23 (34.85%) Nintex
16 23 (34.85%) Records Management
16 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2008
16 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2012
16 23 (34.85%) InfoPath
16 23 (34.85%) SharePoint Server
16 23 (34.85%) XSLT

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 31 (46.97%) SharePoint
2 28 (42.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 25 (37.88%) IIS
4 24 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (34.85%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (7.58%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.03%) nginx
7 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (34.85%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (46.97%) Office 365
2 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) npm
3 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Skype
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (78.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (10.61%) QlikView
4 7 (10.61%) RDBMS
4 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (4.55%) MySQL
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.03%) Snowflake Schema
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.03%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.52%) Power BI
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 38 (57.58%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.09%) NUnit
4 5 (7.58%) JIRA
5 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (4.55%) webpack
7 2 (3.03%) MSTest
7 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.52%) Selenium
8 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.52%) Subversion
8 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (51.52%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) SharePoint Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Design Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) SQL Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.58%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) CRM Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Database Developer
6 4 (6.06%) ETL Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (6.06%) SharePoint Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.06%) SQL BI Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Office 365 Developer
7 3 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.55%) QlikView Developer
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (63.64%) .NET
2 36 (54.55%) CSS
3 34 (51.52%) jQuery
4 30 (45.45%) XML
5 23 (34.85%) XSLT
6 16 (24.24%) HTML
7 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
8 11 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 10 (15.15%) .NET Framework
9 10 (15.15%) HTML5
10 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (9.09%) CSS3
11 6 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (9.09%) React
12 5 (7.58%) Entity Framework
12 5 (7.58%) RESTful
12 5 (7.58%) Web Services
12 5 (7.58%) WinForms
13 4 (6.06%) Ajax
14 3 (4.55%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.52%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.36%) Windows
1 24 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.55%) Linux
3 3 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) High Availability
1 30 (45.45%) Workflow
2 24 (36.36%) Migration
3 23 (34.85%) Records Management
4 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.70%) MVC
6 9 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
6 9 (13.64%) SDLC
7 7 (10.61%) Kanban
7 7 (10.61%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (10.61%) Scrum
8 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 5 (7.58%) OO
10 4 (6.06%) CRM
10 4 (6.06%) ETL
10 4 (6.06%) TDD
10 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (87.88%) C#
2 41 (62.12%) JavaScript
3 29 (43.94%) PowerShell
3 29 (43.94%) SQL
4 7 (10.61%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.09%) TypeScript
6 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) VBA
8 1 (1.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (36.36%) Degree
3 23 (34.85%) MCSE
4 20 (30.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
5 17 (25.76%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.06%) MCAD
6 4 (6.06%) MCSD
6 4 (6.06%) MCTS
7 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.52%) ISEB
7 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 23 (34.85%) Nintex
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) HP
4 2 (3.03%) Telerik
4 2 (3.03%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.52%) IBM