The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire 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 28 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 Staffordshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 20 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.83% - 5.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% - 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 12
Average daily rate
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- - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.25 - £27.50
Development Applications Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6 17 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.00% 14.66% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 27
Average daily rate £300 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £361 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Team Foundation Server
West Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cannock - - - - 1
Stafford - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Team Foundation Server
West Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) DOM
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) CMS

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Tridion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (25.00%) Yeoman
1 1 (25.00%) Bower
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) DBA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Modernizr
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) Zepto.js
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) DOM
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore