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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 59 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 11 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.41% 2.91% 1.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.96% 28.92% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 7
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -35.45%
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
92 83 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.81% 10.06% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 66 53
Median daily rate £430 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

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 29 May 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 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) MVC
6 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
6 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (29.41%) jQuery
7 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) CSS
8 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (23.53%) MDX
8 4 (23.53%) WCF
9 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
9 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (17.65%) Selenium
9 3 (17.65%) HTML5
9 3 (17.65%) CSS3
9 3 (17.65%) UML

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 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (5.88%) MySQL
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Moq
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Business Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SQL BI Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SSAS Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SSRS Developer
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL Developer
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
3 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) MDX
5 4 (23.53%) WCF
6 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 3 (17.65%) CSS3
6 3 (17.65%) HTML5
6 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.76%) LINQ
7 2 (11.76%) SOAP
7 2 (11.76%) XML
8 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) VMS
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
4 3 (17.65%) UML
5 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) SOLID
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) V-Model
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
1 2 (11.76%) QA
1 2 (11.76%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Pega