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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 36 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.72% 1.49% 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.33% 9.80% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £475 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £50.75
% change year-on-year
- -16.25%
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
60 51 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.51% 15.18% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 41 43
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
4 11 (57.89%) Entity Framework
5 10 (52.63%) Unit Testing
5 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
6 9 (47.37%) WinForms
6 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle
6 9 (47.37%) Windows
6 9 (47.37%) OOP
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (47.37%) RDBMS
6 9 (47.37%) LINQ
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
6 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (42.11%) Scrum
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 5 (26.32%) WCF
9 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
10 4 (21.05%) TDD
10 4 (21.05%) Subversion
10 4 (21.05%) Back Office
10 4 (21.05%) MVC
10 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
11 3 (15.79%) WPF

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 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (47.37%) RDBMS
1 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
2 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 4 (21.05%) Subversion
4 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.26%) MSBuild
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium
5 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (21.05%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Designer
5 1 (5.26%) SOA Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
2 11 (57.89%) Entity Framework
3 9 (47.37%) LINQ
3 9 (47.37%) WinForms
4 5 (26.32%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.79%) REST
5 3 (15.79%) SOAP
5 3 (15.79%) WPF
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Code First Entity Framework
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) Middleware
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (5.26%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (5.26%) XML
7 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (52.63%) Unit Testing
2 9 (47.37%) OOP
3 8 (42.11%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Microservices
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
6 2 (10.53%) UML
7 1 (5.26%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) MVVM
7 1 (5.26%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.26%) SAP