Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 19 April 2019 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 122 129
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7 -35
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 80 70 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.69% 1.45% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.35% 6.31% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 40 36
Yorkshire median daily rate £371 £366 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.37% +16.27% -14.86%
10th Percentile £290 £304 £249
90th Percentile £475 £428 £444
England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £38.36 £40.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year -5.28% -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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 958 1,110 810
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.22% 23.04% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 746 522
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.42% +2.81% -3.61%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +82.22% -43.75%
10th Percentile £29.25 £35.00 £10.69
90th Percentile £51.69 £44.75 £40.78
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.66% -3.19%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Yorkshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Yorkshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Yorkshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Yorkshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +39 69 £375 - 7
South Yorkshire -26 8 £350 +5.66% 2
North Yorkshire +1 3 £363 -27.50%
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 45 (56.25%) C#
2 41 (51.25%) .NET
3 33 (41.25%) Visual Studio
4 31 (38.75%) SQL
5 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
6 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
8 19 (23.75%) XML
9 17 (21.25%) Web Services
9 17 (21.25%) Unit Testing
10 15 (18.75%) JSON
11 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
11 14 (17.50%) CSS
11 14 (17.50%) Git (software)
11 14 (17.50%) Test Automation
12 13 (16.25%) Jenkins
13 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (13.75%) .NET Framework
14 11 (13.75%) SOAP
14 11 (13.75%) T-SQL
14 11 (13.75%) HTML
14 11 (13.75%) Xamarin
14 11 (13.75%) Mobile App
14 11 (13.75%) Android
14 11 (13.75%) Visual Studio Team System
15 10 (12.50%) DevOps
15 10 (12.50%) MVC
16 9 (11.25%) JIRA
16 9 (11.25%) ISTQB
16 9 (11.25%) ISEB

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 8 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.25%) CICS
3 4 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.00%) CMS
4 3 (3.75%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.25%) Confluence
6 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) IaaS
2 2 (2.50%) PaaS
3 1 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.25%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.25%) GitHub
3 1 (1.25%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) 2G
1 1 (1.25%) 3G
1 1 (1.25%) 4G
1 1 (1.25%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.25%) GSM
1 1 (1.25%) LTE
1 1 (1.25%) NFC
1 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.00%) SQLite
4 6 (7.50%) DB2
5 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.75%) MySQL
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.50%) GIS
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.25%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.25%) QlikView
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (41.25%) Visual Studio
2 14 (17.50%) Git (software)
3 13 (16.25%) Jenkins
4 11 (13.75%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (11.25%) JIRA
5 9 (11.25%) SoapUI
6 7 (8.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (5.00%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.75%) MSBuild
9 2 (2.50%) Selenium
9 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio Code
9 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.25%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.25%) MSTest
10 1 (1.25%) webpack
General
1 6 (7.50%) Finance
1 6 (7.50%) Marketing
2 5 (6.25%) Games
3 4 (5.00%) Legal
4 3 (3.75%) Local Government
4 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.25%) Electronics
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (55.00%) Developer
2 14 (17.50%) Analyst
2 14 (17.50%) Test Analyst
3 12 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 6 (7.50%) COBOL Developer
5 6 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Tester
7 4 (5.00%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.00%) T-SQL Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Xamarin Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Sitecore Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Software Tester
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.25%) .NET
2 19 (23.75%) XML
3 17 (21.25%) Web Services
4 15 (18.75%) JSON
5 14 (17.50%) CSS
6 11 (13.75%) .NET Framework
6 11 (13.75%) HTML
6 11 (13.75%) SOAP
7 6 (7.50%) XSLT
8 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
8 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (6.25%) REST
8 5 (6.25%) WCF
9 4 (5.00%) .NET Core
9 4 (5.00%) jQuery
9 4 (5.00%) WinForms
9 4 (5.00%) WSDL
9 4 (5.00%) XML Schema
10 3 (3.75%) Entity Framework
10 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.75%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.50%) User Experience
5 1 (1.25%) FMCG
5 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.25%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Android
2 2 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.25%) Unit Testing
3 14 (17.50%) Test Automation
4 10 (12.50%) DevOps
4 10 (12.50%) MVC
5 9 (11.25%) Analytics
5 9 (11.25%) SDLC
6 8 (10.00%) CRM
6 8 (10.00%) Memory Management
6 8 (10.00%) Migration
6 8 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 7 (8.75%) ETL
7 7 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (8.75%) Scrum
8 6 (7.50%) API Testing
8 6 (7.50%) Data Migration
8 6 (7.50%) Test Management
8 6 (7.50%) Test Scripting
9 5 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.25%) C#
2 31 (38.75%) SQL
3 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.75%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.00%) Java
6 7 (8.75%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.50%) COBOL
7 6 (7.50%) JCL
8 1 (1.25%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) ISEB
1 9 (11.25%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.25%) MCSA
4 1 (1.25%) MCSE
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) GDPR
3 1 (1.25%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.25%) Ansible
2 1 (1.25%) CFEngine
2 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) Salt
2 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.75%) Xamarin
3 6 (7.50%) IBM
3 6 (7.50%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle
5 2 (2.50%) HP
5 2 (2.50%) Tableau
6 1 (1.25%) F5
6 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.25%) Telerik