Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 145 153
Rank change year-on-year +32 +8 -72
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 92 45 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.87% 1.06% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.99% 5.18% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 28 55
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £323 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.60% -24.12% +25.00%
10th Percentile £306 £261 £318
90th Percentile £409 £508 £575
England median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £43.00
% change year-on-year -0.58% -0.58% +1.18%

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 1,152 868 1,053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 23.48% 20.50% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 616 741
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £310
90th Percentile £549 £528 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +194.34% -62.14%
10th Percentile £33.60 £21.50 £12.83
90th Percentile £43.25 £41.40 £13.48
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.38 £42.45
% change year-on-year +2.72% -2.53% +13.20%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +23 76 £370 +16.54% 26
South Yorkshire +1 11 £331 -9.25% 5
North Yorkshire +2 4 £446 -7.99% 2
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 60 (65.22%) C#
1 60 (65.22%) .NET
2 58 (63.04%) SQL Server
3 51 (55.43%) Microsoft
4 46 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (44.57%) CSS
6 33 (35.87%) MVC
7 32 (34.78%) HTML
8 31 (33.70%) JavaScript
8 31 (33.70%) AngularJS
9 28 (30.43%) ASP.NET
10 25 (27.17%) .NET Framework
10 25 (27.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (22.83%) HTML5
11 21 (22.83%) Scrum
12 20 (21.74%) CSS3
12 20 (21.74%) Octopus Deploy
13 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (20.65%) Git (software)
14 18 (19.57%) SQL
15 16 (17.39%) TDD
15 16 (17.39%) Web Development
16 14 (15.22%) Entity Framework
16 14 (15.22%) Microservices
17 13 (14.13%) JIRA
18 12 (13.04%) jQuery
18 12 (13.04%) Finance
19 11 (11.96%) .NET Core
19 11 (11.96%) User Acceptance Testing

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 7 (7.61%) CMS
2 6 (6.52%) Confluence
3 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) Internet
1 5 (5.43%) Intranet
2 2 (2.17%) SAN
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.09%) IPsec
3 1 (1.09%) MPLS
3 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (63.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.17%) MS Access
6 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.09%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (21.74%) Octopus Deploy
2 19 (20.65%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.13%) JIRA
4 10 (10.87%) TeamCity
4 10 (10.87%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.52%) MSTest
5 6 (6.52%) NUnit
6 5 (5.43%) Selenium
7 4 (4.35%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.26%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.09%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.09%) FxCop
9 1 (1.09%) StyleCop
General
1 12 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.17%) Legal
3 2 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (61.96%) Developer
2 26 (28.26%) C# Developer
3 25 (27.17%) Analyst
4 23 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 20 (21.74%) .NET Developer
6 12 (13.04%) Angular Developer
6 12 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (9.78%) Test Analyst
8 8 (8.70%) Business Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (7.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Sitecore Developer
11 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce Analyst
11 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 5 (5.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (65.22%) .NET
2 41 (44.57%) CSS
3 32 (34.78%) HTML
4 31 (33.70%) AngularJS
5 28 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 25 (27.17%) .NET Framework
6 25 (27.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (22.83%) HTML5
8 20 (21.74%) CSS3
9 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (15.22%) Entity Framework
11 12 (13.04%) jQuery
12 11 (11.96%) .NET Core
13 10 (10.87%) Web Services
14 7 (7.61%) Vue.js
14 7 (7.61%) WCF
15 6 (6.52%) RESTful
15 6 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (6.52%) XML
16 5 (5.43%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.43%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.17%) User Experience
4 2 (2.17%) W3C
5 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Windows
2 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.09%) Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.87%) MVC
3 21 (22.83%) Scrum
4 16 (17.39%) TDD
4 16 (17.39%) Web Development
5 14 (15.22%) Microservices
6 11 (11.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (8.70%) Acceptance Criteria
7 8 (8.70%) CRM
7 8 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 8 (8.70%) User Stories
8 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.61%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.52%) SDLC
9 6 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.43%) Business Analysis
10 5 (5.43%) DevOps
10 5 (5.43%) Feasibility Study
10 5 (5.43%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (5.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 60 (65.22%) C#
2 31 (33.70%) JavaScript
3 18 (19.57%) SQL
4 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.17%) VB
6 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
1 2 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.17%) vCenter Server
2 2 (2.17%) WSUS
3 1 (1.09%) PowerCLI
3 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (55.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco
4 1 (1.09%) Citrix
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle