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 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 25 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 12 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.84% 0.83% 1.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 5.66% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +39.53%
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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
36 53 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.52% 14.64% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 33 4
Average daily rate £350 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £90.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

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 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 14 (73.68%) .NET
1 14 (73.68%) Visual Studio
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) C#
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) MVC
4 10 (52.63%) TDD
4 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 9 (47.37%) Scrum
5 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
7 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 6 (31.58%) CSS
7 6 (31.58%) Ajax
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
7 6 (31.58%) HTML5
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (31.58%) CSS3
8 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
8 5 (26.32%) REST
8 5 (26.32%) BDD
8 5 (26.32%) XML
9 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (21.05%) ISEB
9 4 (21.05%) NHS
9 4 (21.05%) Windows

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 2 (10.53%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (10.53%) MS Access
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) InterBase
3 1 (5.26%) Firebird
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) NUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (10.53%) MSBuild
3 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (5.26%) JMeter
4 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.26%) TestNG
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.79%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
5 6 (31.58%) Ajax
5 6 (31.58%) jQuery
5 6 (31.58%) HTML5
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) CSS3
6 5 (26.32%) XML
6 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
6 5 (26.32%) REST
7 4 (21.05%) WCF
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (10.53%) WinForms
9 2 (10.53%) SOAP
9 2 (10.53%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) MVC
3 10 (52.63%) TDD
4 9 (47.37%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.79%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (10.53%) MVVM
8 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
8 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.53%) UML
8 2 (10.53%) OOP
8 2 (10.53%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Delphi
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
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