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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 56 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 64 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.72% 1.94% 1.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.88% 15.26% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 24
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £312 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.60 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-58.39% -21.05%

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
322 308 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.66% 12.69% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 154 98
Median daily rate £375 £345 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 14
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -38.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £20.00 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +5 28 £417 +1.70% 1
Birmingham +7 12 £275 -12.00% 6
Solihull -10 9 - - 2
Staffordshire +4 5 £223 -25.83% 3
Shropshire - 3 - -
Walsall - 1 £375 - 1
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 74 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (54.70%) Microsoft
3 58 (49.57%) SQL
4 57 (48.72%) C#
5 55 (47.01%) SQL Server
6 50 (42.74%) .NET
7 46 (39.32%) Visual Studio
8 42 (35.90%) CSS
9 37 (31.62%) MVC
10 36 (30.77%) HTML
11 35 (29.91%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (26.50%) JavaScript
13 26 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (22.22%) AngularJS
14 25 (21.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 23 (19.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (19.66%) Microsoft Azure
15 23 (19.66%) SOAP
16 22 (18.80%) jQuery
17 21 (17.95%) Finance
18 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET
18 20 (17.09%) T-SQL
18 20 (17.09%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (17.09%) Power BI
19 19 (16.24%) SQL Server 2012
19 19 (16.24%) XML
20 18 (15.38%) Manufacturing
20 18 (15.38%) WCF
21 17 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
21 17 (14.53%) Dynamics AX

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 17 (14.53%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.40%) NServiceBus
3 5 (4.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.42%) CMS
5 3 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS Office
2 5 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (14.53%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.27%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (4.27%) Office 365
3 2 (1.71%) IaaS
3 2 (1.71%) PaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.40%) Broadband
2 3 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (47.01%) SQL Server
2 26 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (21.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (19.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (17.09%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (17.09%) Power BI
6 19 (16.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (5.98%) Data Lake
9 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
12 1 (0.85%) OLAP
12 1 (0.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (39.32%) Visual Studio
2 15 (12.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.27%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.27%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.27%) JIRA
4 5 (4.27%) Selenium
5 3 (2.56%) JMeter
5 3 (2.56%) JUnit
5 3 (2.56%) RSpec
5 3 (2.56%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.71%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.71%) PVCS
7 1 (0.85%) Hudson
7 1 (0.85%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.85%) MSTest
7 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (17.95%) Finance
2 18 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 12 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (56.41%) Developer
2 20 (17.09%) Microsoft Developer
3 18 (15.38%) Analyst
4 17 (14.53%) .NET Developer
4 17 (14.53%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 13 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.55%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.55%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (8.55%) Software Engineer
7 9 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.84%) Test Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) .NET Software Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) SharePoint Developer
9 7 (5.98%) SSRS Developer
10 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (5.13%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (5.13%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.13%) SSAS Developer
10 6 (5.13%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (42.74%) .NET
2 42 (35.90%) CSS
3 36 (30.77%) HTML
4 26 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 23 (19.66%) SOAP
6 22 (18.80%) jQuery
7 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET
8 19 (16.24%) XML
9 18 (15.38%) WCF
10 17 (14.53%) CSS3
10 17 (14.53%) HTML5
11 15 (12.82%) .NET Framework
12 14 (11.97%) StructureMap
13 13 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
14 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (9.40%) Web Services
15 9 (7.69%) Entity Framework
15 9 (7.69%) REST
15 9 (7.69%) RESTful
15 9 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.13%) Data Conversion
2 4 (3.42%) DataPower
3 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.56%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.56%) NHS
4 2 (1.71%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.71%) User Experience
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.40%) Windows
2 8 (6.84%) Unix
3 2 (1.71%) AIX
4 1 (0.85%) CentOS
4 1 (0.85%) Fedora
4 1 (0.85%) Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.85%) VMS
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.62%) MVC
3 35 (29.91%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (11.97%) Data Management
5 14 (11.97%) ETL
5 14 (11.97%) Master Data Management
5 14 (11.97%) Test Automation
6 13 (11.11%) SDLC
7 12 (10.26%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.55%) Defect Management
8 10 (8.55%) Test Planning
9 9 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 9 (7.69%) OO
9 9 (7.69%) Scrum
9 9 (7.69%) TDD
9 9 (7.69%) Use Case
10 8 (6.84%) Data Modelling
10 8 (6.84%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.98%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 58 (49.57%) SQL
2 57 (48.72%) C#
3 31 (26.50%) JavaScript
4 20 (17.09%) T-SQL
5 17 (14.53%) X++
6 14 (11.97%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.98%) Java
8 4 (3.42%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.42%) XAML
9 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.85%) Korn
11 1 (0.85%) Perl
11 1 (0.85%) Python
11 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.84%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.27%) ISEB
4 2 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) Data Quality
1 5 (4.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (4.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Ansible
1 2 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.71%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 64 (54.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.27%) IBM
3 4 (3.42%) Oracle
4 3 (2.56%) webMethods
5 2 (1.71%) Pega
5 2 (1.71%) SAP
5 2 (1.71%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.85%) CA
6 1 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.85%) HP
6 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
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