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 3 months to 26 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)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 123 121
Rank change year-on-year +59 -2  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 56 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.56% 0.97% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.82% 6.53% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 15 13
Median daily rate £400 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £415 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £42.50
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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 333 429 314
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.25% 14.82% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 238 163
Median daily rate £400 £353 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.47% -2.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 15
Median hourly rate £43.39 £27.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.78% -9.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £15.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £39.50 £40.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 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
Edinburgh +46 34 £450 +15.38% 3
Glasgow +14 13 £375 +13.63% 5
Renfrewshire +49 9 £412 +32.05%
Team Foundation Server
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 70 (74.47%) .NET
2 69 (73.40%) C#
3 54 (57.45%) Git (software)
4 50 (53.19%) Microsoft
5 37 (39.36%) Windows
5 37 (39.36%) XAML
5 37 (39.36%) PowerShell
6 36 (38.30%) IIS
7 31 (32.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (32.98%) Windows Server
8 30 (31.91%) Continuous Delivery
9 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (27.66%) MVC
11 25 (26.60%) JavaScript
11 25 (26.60%) ASP.NET
11 25 (26.60%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (25.53%) CSS
12 24 (25.53%) HTML
13 23 (24.47%) AngularJS
13 23 (24.47%) SQL
14 22 (23.40%) Security Cleared
14 22 (23.40%) TDD
14 22 (23.40%) Puppet
15 21 (22.34%) Open Source
15 21 (22.34%) jQuery
16 20 (21.28%) SC Cleared
16 20 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
16 20 (21.28%) Finance
17 18 (19.15%) .NET Framework
18 16 (17.02%) Entity Framework

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 36 (38.30%) IIS
2 13 (13.83%) EPiServer
3 7 (7.45%) Umbraco
4 6 (6.38%) CMS
5 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.06%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.13%) GitHub
3 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.06%) Power BI
3 1 (1.06%) QlikView
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (57.45%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.96%) Visual Studio
3 13 (13.83%) gulp
3 13 (13.83%) Moq
3 13 (13.83%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (5.32%) JIRA
5 4 (4.26%) NUnit
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (4.26%) Selenium
5 4 (4.26%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.13%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.13%) JUnit
6 2 (2.13%) MSTest
6 2 (2.13%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.13%) Subversion
7 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.06%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.06%) Maven
7 1 (1.06%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.06%) SpecFlow
General
1 20 (21.28%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (27.66%) PowerShell Engineer
2 24 (25.53%) Automation Engineer
3 23 (24.47%) Developer
4 15 (15.96%) Architect
5 6 (6.38%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.32%) Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.32%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Tester
7 4 (4.26%) Umbraco Developer
8 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (3.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Coordinator
8 3 (3.19%) HTML Developer
8 3 (3.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.19%) QA Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (74.47%) .NET
2 25 (26.60%) ASP.NET
3 24 (25.53%) CSS
3 24 (25.53%) HTML
4 23 (24.47%) AngularJS
5 21 (22.34%) jQuery
6 18 (19.15%) .NET Framework
7 16 (17.02%) Entity Framework
7 16 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (14.89%) Web Services
9 13 (13.83%) LINQ
9 13 (13.83%) Modernizr
9 13 (13.83%) XSLT
10 7 (7.45%) HTML5
11 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (4.26%) CSS3
12 4 (4.26%) RESTful
12 4 (4.26%) WinForms
13 3 (3.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.13%) User Experience
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.06%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 37 (39.36%) Windows
2 31 (32.98%) Windows Server
2 31 (32.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.06%) Unix
3 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.91%) Continuous Delivery
2 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (27.66%) MVC
4 25 (26.60%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (23.40%) TDD
6 21 (22.34%) Open Source
7 13 (13.83%) Migration
7 13 (13.83%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (12.77%) Scrum
8 12 (12.77%) Test Automation
9 7 (7.45%) SDLC
10 6 (6.38%) OO
10 6 (6.38%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 5 (5.32%) Software Testing
11 5 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (4.26%) CRM
12 4 (4.26%) Investment Management
13 3 (3.19%) Integration Testing
13 3 (3.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (73.40%) C#
2 37 (39.36%) PowerShell
2 37 (39.36%) XAML
3 25 (26.60%) JavaScript
4 23 (24.47%) SQL
5 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.19%) Java
7 2 (2.13%) PHP
8 1 (1.06%) Perl
8 1 (1.06%) Python
8 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (23.40%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.28%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) ISEB
3 5 (5.32%) MCTS
3 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.06%) Degree
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 22 (23.40%) Puppet
2 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (53.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle
3 3 (3.19%) HP
3 3 (3.19%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.13%) Twitter
5 1 (1.06%) Tableau
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