The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 62 90 72
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -18
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 77 29 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.81% 1.13% 2.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.62% 11.07% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 29
Median daily rate £424 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.06% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £420 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Team Foundation Server
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
437 262 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.95% 10.24% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 122 104
Median daily rate £389 £356 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 13
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.73 £19.75 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the West Midlands region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -3 25 £425 +6.25% 2
Birmingham +11 20 £523 +4.50% 4
Solihull +6 13 - - 1
Staffordshire - 5 £350 -
Shropshire - 3 - -
Warwickshire -4 1 - - 3
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £320 -
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 71 (61.21%) Microsoft
1 71 (61.21%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (52.59%) SQL
3 56 (48.28%) SQL Server
4 52 (44.83%) C#
5 48 (41.38%) .NET
6 40 (34.48%) CSS
7 39 (33.62%) Visual Studio
8 37 (31.90%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (26.72%) HTML
10 28 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 28 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 28 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 26 (22.41%) AngularJS
11 26 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (22.41%) MVC
12 24 (20.69%) SOAP
12 24 (20.69%) Power BI
13 23 (19.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 22 (18.97%) SharePoint
14 22 (18.97%) Data Warehouse
15 20 (17.24%) T-SQL
15 20 (17.24%) Finance
15 20 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (16.38%) PowerShell
17 18 (15.52%) WCF
17 18 (15.52%) Manufacturing
17 18 (15.52%) Windows
17 18 (15.52%) XML
18 17 (14.66%) ETL

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 22 (18.97%) SharePoint
2 15 (12.93%) NServiceBus
3 8 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.59%) Confluence
6 2 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.31%) MS Office
2 5 (4.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (14.66%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (6.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (10.34%) Office 365
3 5 (4.31%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (4.31%) IaaS
4 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.72%) SaaS
5 1 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.48%) Broadband
2 4 (3.45%) Network Security
3 2 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 28 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (20.69%) Power BI
5 23 (19.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (18.97%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (14.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (8.62%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (6.03%) Data Lake
11 6 (5.17%) PerformancePoint
11 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (4.31%) Relational Database
13 4 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (1.72%) OLAP
15 2 (1.72%) OLTP
16 1 (0.86%) Datazen
16 1 (0.86%) PowerPivot
16 1 (0.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 39 (33.62%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.31%) JIRA
4 5 (4.31%) Selenium
5 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.45%) FxCop
5 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.45%) StyleCop
6 3 (2.59%) JMeter
6 3 (2.59%) JUnit
6 3 (2.59%) RSpec
6 3 (2.59%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.72%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.72%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.72%) PVCS
8 1 (0.86%) FogBugz
8 1 (0.86%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.86%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (17.24%) Finance
2 18 (15.52%) Manufacturing
3 12 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 68 (58.62%) Developer
2 20 (17.24%) Microsoft Developer
3 17 (14.66%) Analyst
3 17 (14.66%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 14 (12.07%) .NET Developer
5 10 (8.62%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Senior Developer
5 10 (8.62%) SharePoint Developer
5 10 (8.62%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 8 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 7 (6.03%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.17%) SQL Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Tester
9 5 (4.31%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (4.31%) SSIS Developer
9 5 (4.31%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (41.38%) .NET
2 40 (34.48%) CSS
3 31 (26.72%) HTML
4 26 (22.41%) AngularJS
5 24 (20.69%) SOAP
6 18 (15.52%) WCF
6 18 (15.52%) XML
7 17 (14.66%) CSS3
7 17 (14.66%) HTML5
8 16 (13.79%) ASP.NET
8 16 (13.79%) jQuery
9 13 (11.21%) KnockoutJS
9 13 (11.21%) REST
10 12 (10.34%) Web Services
11 11 (9.48%) StructureMap
12 8 (6.90%) .NET Framework
12 8 (6.90%) Backbone.js
12 8 (6.90%) Marionette.js
12 8 (6.90%) RESTful
12 8 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.31%) DataPower
2 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.45%) Data Conversion
3 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.72%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.72%) Replication
4 2 (1.72%) User Experience
5 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.52%) Windows
2 6 (5.17%) Unix
3 4 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.72%) AIX
4 2 (1.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (61.21%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.90%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (22.41%) MVC
4 17 (14.66%) ETL
5 16 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (12.07%) SDLC
6 14 (12.07%) Software Engineering
6 14 (12.07%) Test Automation
7 13 (11.21%) Data Management
8 12 (10.34%) Master Data Management
9 11 (9.48%) Defect Management
9 11 (9.48%) Test Planning
10 9 (7.76%) Migration
10 9 (7.76%) OO
10 9 (7.76%) Scrum
10 9 (7.76%) Use Case
10 9 (7.76%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (6.90%) Web Design
12 7 (6.03%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 61 (52.59%) SQL
2 52 (44.83%) C#
3 28 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 20 (17.24%) T-SQL
5 19 (16.38%) PowerShell
6 17 (14.66%) X++
7 7 (6.03%) Java
8 4 (3.45%) XAML
9 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.72%) C
10 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.17%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.59%) ISEB
4 2 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) QA
2 6 (5.17%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (7.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) SCOM
2 5 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.31%) Puppet
3 2 (1.72%) MOM
4 1 (0.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 71 (61.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.17%) IBM
3 5 (4.31%) Oracle
4 4 (3.45%) SaltStack
5 3 (2.59%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.59%) webMethods
6 2 (1.72%) Pega
6 2 (1.72%) SAP
7 1 (0.86%) CA
7 1 (0.86%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.86%) HP
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