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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 43 23 46
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 14 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.85% 5.17% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.08% 30.43% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 2
Median daily rate £300 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
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
107 46 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.40% 16.97% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 30 39
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

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
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 1 May 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 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) C#
3 14 (58.33%) .NET
4 13 (54.17%) Windows
5 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 12 (50.00%) Entity Framework
6 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
6 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
6 11 (45.83%) Scrum
7 10 (41.67%) OOP
7 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
7 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
8 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (37.50%) LINQ
8 9 (37.50%) Oracle
8 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
8 9 (37.50%) WinForms
8 9 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
9 8 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (29.17%) Linux
11 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (25.00%) ITIL
12 5 (20.83%) MVC
12 5 (20.83%) TDD
12 5 (20.83%) Subversion
12 5 (20.83%) WCF
12 5 (20.83%) Jenkins

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 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.17%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) GitHub
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
1 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) MS Access
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
3 5 (20.83%) Subversion
4 3 (12.50%) JIRA
5 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
6 1 (4.17%) NUnit
6 1 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (4.17%) Selenium
6 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 9 (37.50%) LINQ
3 9 (37.50%) WinForms
4 5 (20.83%) WCF
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.50%) Ajax
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.50%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) WPF
6 3 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (8.33%) Code First Entity Framework
7 2 (8.33%) CSS
7 2 (8.33%) HTML
7 2 (8.33%) REST
7 2 (8.33%) Web Services
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) NHS
2 2 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Scrum
2 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
3 10 (41.67%) OOP
4 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) SDLC
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Kanban
7 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.33%) UML
8 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.17%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Rundeck
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) AppDynamics
3 2 (8.33%) New Relic
3 2 (8.33%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.17%) Informatica
4 1 (4.17%) RedGate
4 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.17%) Teradata