Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 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
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 103 109 124
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 +12
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 14 77 79
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.69% 1.74% 1.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.33% 8.13% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 46 57
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +11.11%
10th Percentile £296 £290 £306
90th Percentile £475 £481 £435
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year -13.58% -5.26% -0.58%

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 323 947 1,160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.99% 21.40% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 642 769
Median daily rate £444 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £306
90th Percentile £650 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 14
Median hourly rate £19.60 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.01% -2.44% +82.22%
10th Percentile £14.53 £27.15 £35.00
90th Percentile £25.53 £51.36 £44.21
Median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -13.79% +2.35% +1.19%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Yorkshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Yorkshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Yorkshire.

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 4 June 2020. 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 +6 11 £350 -6.67% 1
South Yorkshire +32 3 £403 +15.00%
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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 14 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
4 7 (50.00%) JSON
4 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (50.00%) Public Sector
5 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 6 (42.86%) WCF
5 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) XSLT
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (35.71%) SOAP
6 5 (35.71%) WSDL
6 5 (35.71%) XML Schema
6 5 (35.71%) Postman
6 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
6 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
6 5 (35.71%) REST
7 4 (28.57%) BDD
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
8 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
8 3 (21.43%) Migration
8 3 (21.43%) Local Government
8 3 (21.43%) Project Management
8 3 (21.43%) N-Tier

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 5 (35.71%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Azure
2 1 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (35.71%) Postman
3 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
4 4 (28.57%) JIRA
5 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
6 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (7.14%) Selenium
6 1 (7.14%) Subversion
6 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (21.43%) Local Government
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Integration Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Integration Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Coach
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) JSON
3 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 6 (42.86%) WCF
3 6 (42.86%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) SOAP
4 5 (35.71%) WSDL
4 5 (35.71%) XML Schema
4 5 (35.71%) XSLT
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) N-Tier
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Build Automation
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Project Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Backlog Refinement
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) MCSD
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore