The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 31 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.27% 0.33% -
As % of the Development Applications category 23.53% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +42.85%
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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 Coventry region.

Development Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
34 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.63% 5.26% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 14
Average daily rate £500 £305 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.93% -32.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 3
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +3.47%

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 30 September 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) MSBuild
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (44.44%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) NUnit
5 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (22.22%) NCover
6 2 (22.22%) StyleCop
6 2 (22.22%) MSTest
6 2 (22.22%) NDepend
6 2 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) Kanban
6 2 (22.22%) ReSharper
6 2 (22.22%) QA

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MSBuild
2 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 3 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) ReSharper
3 2 (22.22%) NCover
3 2 (22.22%) StyleCop
3 2 (22.22%) MSTest
3 2 (22.22%) NDepend
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) NBehave
4 1 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (11.11%) Moq
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (22.22%) CRM Architect
3 2 (22.22%) CRM Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Build Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ
5 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) ATDD
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Perforce