The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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 / Solihull
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 5.79% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 41.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £340
% change year-on-year -3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +14.66% +3.44%  

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

Contract Development Application Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3 17 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 2.65% 14.05% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 2
Median daily rate £200 £441 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.62% +19.93%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Solihull

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
1 13 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 13 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
2 11 (84.62%) StructureMap
2 11 (84.62%) NServiceBus
2 11 (84.62%) WCF
2 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 11 (84.62%) SOAP
2 11 (84.62%) XML
2 11 (84.62%) Broadband
3 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 11 (84.62%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) C# Software Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
1 13 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
2 11 (84.62%) SOAP
2 11 (84.62%) StructureMap
2 11 (84.62%) WCF
2 11 (84.62%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft