The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Coventry region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 42 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.26% 1.03% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.04% 13.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £24.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+108.16% -36.36%
Development Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
49 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 12.76% 7.69% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 14
Average daily rate £388 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Moq
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) NBehave
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Dell
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau