The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 36 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.03% 0.26% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.45% 1.79% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £55.25
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -23.07%
Team Foundation Server
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
55 56 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.97% 14.47% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 41 36
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 10 (55.56%) Entity Framework
4 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (44.44%) WinForms
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle
5 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 8 (44.44%) OOP
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
5 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 8 (44.44%) LINQ
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
5 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (38.89%) Scrum
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
8 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 4 (22.22%) Back Office
8 4 (22.22%) Subversion
8 4 (22.22%) WCF
9 3 (16.67%) TDD
9 3 (16.67%) MVC
9 3 (16.67%) NHS

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 4 (22.22%) Subversion
4 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium
6 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (22.22%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Designer
6 1 (5.56%) SOA Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 10 (55.56%) Entity Framework
3 8 (44.44%) LINQ
3 8 (44.44%) WinForms
4 4 (22.22%) WCF
5 3 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.11%) Code First Entity Framework
6 2 (11.11%) Middleware
6 2 (11.11%) SOAP
6 2 (11.11%) WPF
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) NHS
2 2 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (44.44%) OOP
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) SOA
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.11%) Microservices
6 2 (11.11%) Open Source
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.56%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) QA Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) SAP