Period
to 17 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Team Foundation Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 6 months to 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 54 89 79
Rank change year-on-year +35 -10 +6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 5 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.35% 0.44% 1.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.67% 2.98% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 15
Median daily rate £326 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.63% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £304 £275
90th Percentile £338 £509 £469
West Midlands median daily rate £348 £360 £413
% change year-on-year -3.40% -12.73% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £12.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year - -65.22% -

Team Foundation Server is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 75 168 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.13% 14.92% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 127 171
Median daily rate £375 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £219 £313 £313
90th Percentile £508 £571 £560
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £460 £450
% change year-on-year -13.04% +2.22% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Median hourly rate £36.25 £47.50 £48.50
% change year-on-year -23.68% -2.06% +46.97%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Birmingham

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (50.00%) PROC SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Pandas
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Disruptive Innovation

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (50.00%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) NuGet
2 1 (50.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (50.00%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) ProC
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Core
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) DHTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Matplotlib
1 1 (50.00%) MDX
1 1 (50.00%) NumPy
1 1 (50.00%) Pandas
1 1 (50.00%) SciPy
1 1 (50.00%) Seaborn
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Disruptive Innovation
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) PROC SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Macro
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin