The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 46 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 8 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.52% 1.98% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.60% 13.33% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
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£375 £331 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +5.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £33.38 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+42.32% -15.50%
Team Foundation Server
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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 South Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
93 60 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 17.65% 14.81% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 34 34
Average daily rate £450 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £423 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £90.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the South Wales region.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the South Wales region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -12 5 £375 -3.22% 2
Newport - 1 - -
Team Foundation Server
Wales

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 30 (76.92%) C#
2 29 (74.36%) Scrum
2 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (71.79%) .NET
4 25 (64.10%) TDD
5 22 (56.41%) Subversion
6 21 (53.85%) SharePoint
7 19 (48.72%) Selenium
8 18 (46.15%) JIRA
8 18 (46.15%) .NET Framework
8 18 (46.15%) Open Source
8 18 (46.15%) BDD
8 18 (46.15%) Jenkins
9 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
9 17 (43.59%) MVC
10 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
10 16 (41.03%) Java
11 15 (38.46%) HTML
11 15 (38.46%) CSS
11 15 (38.46%) Visual Studio
11 15 (38.46%) ISEB
11 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
11 15 (38.46%) jQuery
12 14 (35.90%) Test Scripting
12 14 (35.90%) Software Testing
12 14 (35.90%) WebDriver
13 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (33.33%) HTML5
13 13 (33.33%) CSS3
13 13 (33.33%) ISTQB

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 21 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 9 (23.08%) JBoss
2 9 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.26%) ArcGIS
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (5.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.26%) MS Access
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) Impala
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) OLAP
5 1 (2.56%) Firebird
5 1 (2.56%) InterBase
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) Subversion
2 19 (48.72%) Selenium
3 18 (46.15%) JIRA
3 18 (46.15%) Jenkins
4 15 (38.46%) Visual Studio
5 14 (35.90%) WebDriver
6 13 (33.33%) Bugzilla
7 12 (30.77%) JMeter
7 12 (30.77%) TortoiseSVN
8 7 (17.95%) Eclipse
8 7 (17.95%) Ant
8 7 (17.95%) JUnit
8 7 (17.95%) TestNG
8 7 (17.95%) Maven
9 5 (12.82%) ReSharper
9 5 (12.82%) SoapUI
9 5 (12.82%) Gradle
9 5 (12.82%) Artifactory
10 2 (5.13%) NUnit
10 2 (5.13%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Tester
3 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (2.56%) UI Designer
8 1 (2.56%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Designer
8 1 (2.56%) Lead Tester
8 1 (2.56%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) .NET
2 18 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
4 15 (38.46%) HTML
4 15 (38.46%) CSS
4 15 (38.46%) jQuery
5 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (33.33%) HTML5
5 13 (33.33%) CSS3
6 9 (23.08%) Spring
6 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (20.51%) Java SE
7 8 (20.51%) Ajax
8 6 (15.38%) Spring MVC
9 5 (12.82%) RESTful
9 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
9 5 (12.82%) REST
10 3 (7.69%) XML
11 2 (5.13%) Web Services
11 2 (5.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Open Source
2 11 (28.21%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.26%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) NHS
4 2 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Scrum
1 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) TDD
3 18 (46.15%) BDD
4 17 (43.59%) MVC
5 14 (35.90%) Test Scripting
5 14 (35.90%) Software Testing
6 13 (33.33%) Load Testing
6 13 (33.33%) Test Management
6 13 (33.33%) Kanban
6 13 (33.33%) Automation Testing
7 8 (20.51%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.82%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (12.82%) SOA
9 3 (7.69%) Migration
10 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.13%) CRM
10 2 (5.13%) Content Management
10 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) C#
2 16 (41.03%) Java
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) C
6 1 (2.56%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) ISEB
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 13 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) vCloud
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) VMware
2 2 (5.13%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.13%) EPiServer
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