Period
to 22 February 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 22 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 97 160
Rank change year-on-year -41 +63 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 44 75 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.90% 1.99% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.92% 11.57% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 50 15
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% +1.96%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £291
90th Percentile £438 £444 £346
UK median daily rate £425 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +13.03% +0.27% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -14.29%

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 743 648 679
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.14% 17.22% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 405 370
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £488 £475
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Scotland median hourly rate £31.25 £30.41 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.76% -24.69% -4.99%
10th Percentile £12.71 £14.74 £34.95
90th Percentile £44.68 £47.63 £51.25
UK 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 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 22 February 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 22 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
Edinburgh -46 25 £400 -3.03% 16
Glasgow -14 17 £375 +3.45% 8
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
Team Foundation Server
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 30 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 28 (63.64%) C#
2 28 (63.64%) SQL
3 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
5 15 (34.09%) .NET
6 14 (31.82%) MVC
7 13 (29.55%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (29.55%) QA
8 12 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (27.27%) HTML
8 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 11 (25.00%) CSS
9 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
10 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
10 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
11 9 (20.45%) HTML5
11 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
11 9 (20.45%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (20.45%) SDLC
12 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure

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 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.82%) nginx
4 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.64%) Office 365
3 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (9.09%) IaaS
4 4 (9.09%) PaaS
5 2 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) CTI
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (29.55%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (15.91%) QlikView
7 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
7 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
8 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (9.09%) MySQL
9 4 (9.09%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (9.09%) Star Schema
10 3 (6.82%) PowerPivot
11 2 (4.55%) Redis
11 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
3 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
4 7 (15.91%) NUnit
5 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (9.09%) JIRA
6 4 (9.09%) webpack
7 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.27%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (2.27%) Maven
8 1 (2.27%) Moq
8 1 (2.27%) MSTest
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (13.64%) ETL Developer
4 6 (13.64%) SQL BI Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Database Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Development Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) PHP Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Development Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Development Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 3 (6.82%) QlikView Developer
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Database Developer
7 3 (6.82%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) .NET
2 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 12 (27.27%) HTML
3 11 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (25.00%) CSS
4 9 (20.45%) HTML5
4 9 (20.45%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (18.18%) jQuery
6 7 (15.91%) React
6 7 (15.91%) XML
7 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (13.64%) CSS3
8 5 (11.36%) Entity Framework
8 5 (11.36%) RESTful
9 4 (9.09%) CakePHP
9 4 (9.09%) Node.js
9 4 (9.09%) SignalR
9 4 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.82%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.55%) Blog
3 2 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.55%) CentOS
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) MVC
3 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (20.45%) SDLC
5 7 (15.91%) ETL
5 7 (15.91%) High Availability
5 7 (15.91%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (15.91%) Test Automation
5 7 (15.91%) Workflow
6 6 (13.64%) TDD
7 5 (11.36%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.36%) Data Integration
7 5 (11.36%) Multithreading
7 5 (11.36%) OOD
7 5 (11.36%) Scrum
7 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) C#
1 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 7 (15.91%) TypeScript
6 4 (9.09%) PHP
7 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.55%) ES6
7 2 (4.55%) Perl
7 2 (4.55%) Python
7 2 (4.55%) Ruby
7 2 (4.55%) XPath
8 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
1 8 (18.18%) MCSD
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) MCAD
2 4 (9.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) QA
2 5 (11.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.82%) Ansible
2 3 (6.82%) Puppet
3 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.55%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.55%) Nagios
3 2 (4.55%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Avaya
2 2 (4.55%) HP
2 2 (4.55%) Splunk
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Telerik
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter
3 1 (2.27%) Xamarin