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 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 46 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 20 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.74% 1.50% 1.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.22% 13.70% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £323 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -42.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £307 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £351 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £50.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +107.14%
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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
90 73 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.33% 10.96% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 53 22
Average daily rate £350 £315 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £31.25 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

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 30 June 2015, 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 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) MVC
3 20 (64.52%) Scrum
4 19 (61.29%) TDD
4 19 (61.29%) Subversion
4 19 (61.29%) .NET
4 19 (61.29%) Python
4 19 (61.29%) Django
4 19 (61.29%) BDD
4 19 (61.29%) Flask
4 19 (61.29%) Mentoring
4 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
5 18 (58.06%) Linux
5 18 (58.06%) Ubuntu
5 18 (58.06%) Debian
5 18 (58.06%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (51.61%) RESTful
7 15 (48.39%) Test Automation
7 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
8 14 (45.16%) Selenium
9 13 (41.94%) SOA
9 13 (41.94%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 13 (41.94%) Microservices
10 11 (35.48%) TOGAF
11 10 (32.26%) Vagrant
12 9 (29.03%) SQL
13 8 (25.81%) C#
14 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 18 (58.06%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) QlikView
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) SSDT
4 1 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) OLAP
4 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Subversion
1 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
2 14 (45.16%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.23%) NUnit
4 1 (3.23%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.23%) Moq
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 19 (61.29%) Python Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Python Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Django Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) .NET
1 19 (61.29%) Django
1 19 (61.29%) Flask
2 16 (51.61%) RESTful
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) XSLT
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.23%) MDX
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.23%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) NHS
1 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
1 18 (58.06%) Debian
1 18 (58.06%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) MVC
3 20 (64.52%) Scrum
4 19 (61.29%) TDD
4 19 (61.29%) BDD
4 19 (61.29%) Mentoring
5 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (48.39%) Test Automation
7 13 (41.94%) Microservices
7 13 (41.94%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 13 (41.94%) SOA
8 11 (35.48%) TOGAF
9 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
9 2 (6.45%) User Stories
10 1 (3.23%) SDLC
10 1 (3.23%) ETL Development
10 1 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
10 1 (3.23%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Python
2 9 (29.03%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MCTS
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Tableau
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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