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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 50 51 30
Rank change year-on-year +1 -21  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.27% 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.04% 1.15% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +14.66% -11.76%  

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 96 87 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 25.74% 20.09% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 66 11
Median daily rate £450 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £655 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

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

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
3 1 (25.00%) Marionette.js
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

Team Foundation Server
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Marionette.js
3 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle