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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 48 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 20 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.80% 0.30% 1.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.49% 3.28% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Median daily rate £523 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
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
138 61 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.30% 9.23% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 37 24
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £462 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) C#
4 17 (54.84%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
6 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
6 13 (41.94%) Finance
7 12 (38.71%) HTML
7 12 (38.71%) Power BI
8 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
8 11 (35.48%) CSS3
8 11 (35.48%) X++
8 11 (35.48%) HTML5
8 11 (35.48%) CSS
8 11 (35.48%) Dynamics AX
8 11 (35.48%) Manufacturing
9 10 (32.26%) SQL
10 9 (29.03%) .NET
10 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (25.81%) ETL
12 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (19.35%) Scrum
14 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (12.90%) Kimball Methodology
15 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
15 4 (12.90%) T-SQL

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (38.71%) Power BI
3 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (6.45%) OLTP
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.23%) Data Lake
8 1 (3.23%) Datazen
8 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (3.23%) OLAP
8 1 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
8 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) JUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Mockito
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) VersionOne
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) CRM Developer
7 2 (6.45%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.45%) SSAS Developer
7 2 (6.45%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 1 (3.23%) CRM Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) HTML
2 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
2 11 (35.48%) CSS
2 11 (35.48%) CSS3
2 11 (35.48%) HTML5
3 9 (29.03%) .NET
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.23%) J2EE
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) MDX
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (3.23%) Spring
5 1 (3.23%) WCF
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) VMS
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (25.81%) ETL
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.45%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (6.45%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
7 2 (6.45%) Logistics
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Multithreaded Programming
7 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.45%) Product Management
7 2 (6.45%) SDLC
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) TDD
8 1 (3.23%) Defect Management
8 1 (3.23%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 11 (35.48%) X++
4 10 (32.26%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) MOM
1 2 (6.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) CA
2 1 (3.23%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) IBM