The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.85% - 1.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.65% - 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £330
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 Sheffield with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 43 99 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 18.38% 25.85% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 84 25
Median daily rate £445 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.87% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Server Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle