Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 154 83
Rank change year-on-year +9 -71 +5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 43 56 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.99% 1.03% 2.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.85% 6.18% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 105
Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £248 £276 £258
90th Percentile £500 £586 £388
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -1.16% +3.61% -17.82%

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 886 906 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.37% 16.65% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 590 699
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.01% +7.35%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £270
90th Percentile £536 £535 £521
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%
10th Percentile £40.75 £12.98 £21.50
90th Percentile £46.75 £20.85 £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +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 19 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +13 35 £363 -12.12% 18
South Yorkshire +22 5 £365 -1.02% 4
North Yorkshire +6 3 £348 -7.33% 1
Team Foundation Server
England

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

1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 25 (58.14%) SQL
2 25 (58.14%) Git (software)
3 17 (39.53%) PowerShell
4 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (32.56%) .NET
4 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
5 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
6 12 (27.91%) Windows
7 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
7 11 (25.58%) IIS
7 11 (25.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (23.26%) Infrastructure Management
8 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
8 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (23.26%) vSphere
9 9 (20.93%) C#
10 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
10 8 (18.60%) MCSE
10 8 (18.60%) DNS
10 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (18.60%) NetApp
10 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (18.60%) SCOM
10 8 (18.60%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (18.60%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (18.60%) NetScaler
10 8 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (16.28%) Software Delivery

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 11 (25.58%) IIS
1 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
1 11 (25.58%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (18.60%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) DNS
1 8 (18.60%) NetScaler
2 3 (6.98%) 3G
2 3 (6.98%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) Skype
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.33%) MS Access
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (58.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.98%) MSTest
3 3 (6.98%) NUnit
4 2 (4.65%) JIRA
5 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.33%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (2.33%) Automotive
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
1 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Administrator
1 8 (18.60%) SharePoint Administrator
2 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Developer
3 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (11.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
3 5 (11.63%) DBA
3 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning DBA
3 5 (11.63%) Release Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Software Manager
3 5 (11.63%) SQL DBA
4 4 (9.30%) Software Release Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.98%) CSS
5 3 (6.98%) HTML
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (4.65%) Entity Framework
6 2 (4.65%) REST
6 2 (4.65%) SOAP
6 2 (4.65%) WPF
7 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.33%) JSON
7 1 (2.33%) Web Services
7 1 (2.33%) XML
7 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) Infrastructure Management
3 8 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
4 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
4 7 (16.28%) Kanban
4 7 (16.28%) Software Delivery
5 6 (13.95%) ITIL
5 6 (13.95%) MVC
5 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (11.63%) SDLC
7 4 (9.30%) DevOps
7 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Release Management
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) SQL
2 17 (39.53%) PowerShell
3 9 (20.93%) C#
4 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.65%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) MCSE
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) ISEB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) GDPR
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) vSphere
3 8 (18.60%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.98%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.33%) Docker
6 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) SCOM
2 2 (4.65%) WSUS
3 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) NetApp
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.65%) Telerik
5 1 (2.33%) EMC
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle