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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 49 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.65% 2.25% 2.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.29% 11.86% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 7
Average daily rate £320 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -3.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £33.38
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.08%
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
96 59 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.64% 18.97% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 45 19
Average daily rate £350 £470 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server.

1 43 (95.56%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (91.11%) Scrum
3 36 (80.00%) C#
4 31 (68.89%) .NET
5 30 (66.67%) SQL
5 30 (66.67%) XML
6 25 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 25 (55.56%) MVC
7 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET
7 23 (51.11%) jQuery
7 23 (51.11%) Unit Testing
8 21 (46.67%) OOP
9 20 (44.44%) .NET Framework
10 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (42.22%) TDD
10 19 (42.22%) Entity Framework
10 19 (42.22%) CSS
10 19 (42.22%) HTML
10 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
11 18 (40.00%) IIS
11 18 (40.00%) OO
11 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
12 16 (35.56%) UML
12 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
12 16 (35.56%) Ajax
13 15 (33.33%) Software Testing
13 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
13 15 (33.33%) Web Services
13 15 (33.33%) XSLT
13 15 (33.33%) Data Modelling

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) Mule
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) GitHub
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) MS Access
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 4 (8.89%) Subversion
4 3 (6.67%) CruiseControl
4 3 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.22%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.22%) NUnit
6 1 (2.22%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (2.22%) Selenium
6 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (17.78%) Back Office
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Developer
2 25 (55.56%) SQL Developer
3 24 (53.33%) .NET Developer
4 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Agile Developer
6 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (68.89%) .NET
2 30 (66.67%) XML
3 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET
3 23 (51.11%) jQuery
4 20 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 19 (42.22%) CSS
5 19 (42.22%) Entity Framework
5 19 (42.22%) HTML
6 16 (35.56%) Ajax
7 15 (33.33%) Web Services
7 15 (33.33%) XForms
7 15 (33.33%) XSLT
8 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (31.11%) SOAP
9 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 6 (13.33%) REST
10 6 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
11 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (11.11%) LINQ
12 4 (8.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) NHS
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (95.56%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (91.11%) Scrum
3 25 (55.56%) MVC
4 23 (51.11%) Unit Testing
5 21 (46.67%) OOP
6 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (42.22%) TDD
7 18 (40.00%) OO
8 16 (35.56%) UML
9 15 (33.33%) Data Modelling
9 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 15 (33.33%) Software Testing
10 14 (31.11%) Regression Testing
11 12 (26.67%) High Availability
12 11 (24.44%) Data Security
12 11 (24.44%) MSF
13 9 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (15.56%) SDLC
15 6 (13.33%) Records Management
16 5 (11.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) C#
2 30 (66.67%) SQL
3 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
4 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
5 14 (31.11%) XPath
6 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Ansible
1 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) Nagios
2 1 (2.22%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) Red Gate
3 3 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) AppDynamics
4 2 (4.44%) New Relic
4 2 (4.44%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.22%) Informatica
5 1 (2.22%) Teradata
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