The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 55 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% 2.29% 2.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.00% 37.84% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Average daily rate £356 £359 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £223 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £425 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £33.38
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.08%
Team Foundation Server
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
75 37 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.19% 6.05% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 25 36
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £290 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) QlikView
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Process Management
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XSL

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Moq
1 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Integration Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) AppFabric
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (16.67%) EAI
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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