Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 154 77
Rank change year-on-year +37 -77 +21
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 64 46 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.45% 0.93% 2.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.90% 5.71% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 90
Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £325 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.85% -2.26% +10.83%
10th Percentile £244 £240 £270
90th Percentile £500 £535 £388
England median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -31.82%

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 928 805 1,065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.00% 16.30% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 507 688
Yorkshire median daily rate £411 £413 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.36% +4.10% +16.54%
10th Percentile £300 £290 £276
90th Percentile £538 £553 £537
England median daily rate £470 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +9.30% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £18.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +136.11% -55.00% +14.51%
England median hourly rate £43.75 £40.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.36% +1.88% +6.67%

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 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
West Yorkshire +15 44 £375 +15.38% 24
South Yorkshire +27 11 £365 +16.80% 2
East Yorkshire - 5 - - 5
North Yorkshire +1 4 £275 -26.67% 5
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 37 (57.81%) Microsoft
2 31 (48.44%) .NET
2 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (46.88%) C#
4 29 (45.31%) SQL
4 29 (45.31%) Git (software)
5 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET
7 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
7 17 (26.56%) PowerShell
7 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (23.44%) .NET Framework
9 14 (21.88%) MVC
9 14 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (21.88%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
11 12 (18.75%) Windows
11 12 (18.75%) IIS
11 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
11 12 (18.75%) TDD
11 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering
12 11 (17.19%) BDD
12 11 (17.19%) Kanban
13 10 (15.63%) vSphere
13 10 (15.63%) Infrastructure Management
13 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
14 9 (14.06%) TeamCity
14 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
15 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

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 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
2 14 (21.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (18.75%) IIS
4 8 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (10.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (7.81%) NServiceBus
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
8 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (9.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (9.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.56%) IaaS
5 1 (1.56%) Office 365
5 1 (1.56%) PaaS
5 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) DNS
1 8 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 3 (4.69%) 3G
2 3 (4.69%) Kerberos
3 2 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (1.56%) Skype
4 1 (1.56%) VoIP
4 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) MySQL
3 5 (7.81%) Ingres
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (4.69%) Adabas
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (45.31%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 9 (14.06%) TeamCity
4 7 (10.94%) MSTest
5 6 (9.38%) Bitbucket
6 5 (7.81%) Selenium
7 3 (4.69%) JIRA
7 3 (4.69%) NUnit
7 3 (4.69%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (4.69%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.56%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.56%) YouTrack
General
1 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Automotive
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Software Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Administrator
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
5 7 (10.94%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.81%) DBA
6 5 (7.81%) Performance Tuning DBA
6 5 (7.81%) Release Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Software Manager
6 5 (7.81%) SQL DBA
6 5 (7.81%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Software Release Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Software Tester
7 4 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (48.44%) .NET
2 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET
3 15 (23.44%) .NET Framework
4 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 7 (10.94%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.38%) Angular 2
6 6 (9.38%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (9.38%) WCF
6 6 (9.38%) XML
7 5 (7.81%) JSON
7 5 (7.81%) ServiceStack
7 5 (7.81%) Web Services
7 5 (7.81%) WPF
8 4 (6.25%) SOAP
9 3 (4.69%) CSS
9 3 (4.69%) DAO
9 3 (4.69%) HTML
9 3 (4.69%) RAML
9 3 (4.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) User Experience
3 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) Cloud Native
4 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.94%) Unix
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) MVC
3 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 12 (18.75%) TDD
4 11 (17.19%) BDD
4 11 (17.19%) Kanban
5 10 (15.63%) Infrastructure Management
6 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
7 8 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (12.50%) MVVM
7 8 (12.50%) SOA
8 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.94%) ITIL
8 7 (10.94%) Manual Testing
8 7 (10.94%) Software Delivery
8 7 (10.94%) Unit Testing
9 6 (9.38%) DevOps
9 6 (9.38%) Mobile First
9 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) C#
2 29 (45.31%) SQL
3 17 (26.56%) PowerShell
4 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.69%) Java
7 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.13%) NATURAL
7 2 (3.13%) VB
7 2 (3.13%) VB6
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) MCSE
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.13%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) GCP
2 3 (4.69%) GDPR
3 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) vSphere
3 8 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.69%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) SCOM
2 6 (9.38%) Grafana
2 6 (9.38%) Prometheus
3 2 (3.13%) Terraform
3 2 (3.13%) WSUS
4 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (57.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) NetApp
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle
3 6 (9.38%) Splunk
4 5 (7.81%) VMware
5 2 (3.13%) Telerik
5 2 (3.13%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.56%) EMC
6 1 (1.56%) HP