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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 40 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 7 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.15% 3.29% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.45% 26.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
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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
67 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.55% 12.35% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 20 29
Average daily rate £450 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £233 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.17 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%

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 17 December 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (50.00%) HTML5
5 7 (50.00%) BDD
5 7 (50.00%) CSS3
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) HTML
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 7 (50.00%) Ajax
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) REST
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
7 5 (35.71%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (28.57%) User Experience
8 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 4 (28.57%) ArcGIS
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (28.57%) JavaScript

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) ArcGIS
3 3 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
5 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 1 (7.14%) CMS
5 1 (7.14%) Lync
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (28.57%) MS Access
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (7.14%) Ant
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) TestNG
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) HTML5
3 7 (50.00%) CSS3
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) Ajax
3 7 (50.00%) jQuery
4 6 (42.86%) REST
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) XML
7 3 (21.43%) WCF
7 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (14.29%) Lucene
9 1 (7.14%) SOAP
9 1 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (7.14%) GIS
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) MVC
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 7 (50.00%) BDD
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Test Management
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Content Management
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (7.14%) Document Management
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
3 2 (14.29%) EPiServer