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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 48 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.60% 1.99% 2.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 10.81% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 12
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £55.25
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -23.07%
Team Foundation Server
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 South Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
96 111 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.32% 18.44% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 89 71
Median daily rate £415 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +16 3 £400 - 3
Team Foundation Server
Wales

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) C#
3 16 (64.00%) .NET Framework
3 16 (64.00%) Entity Framework
4 15 (60.00%) Unit Testing
5 14 (56.00%) Visual Studio
6 13 (52.00%) SQL
6 13 (52.00%) Scrum
7 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (40.00%) MVC
8 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (40.00%) WCF
9 9 (36.00%) TDD
9 9 (36.00%) Back Office
9 9 (36.00%) REST
10 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
10 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
10 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (32.00%) WinForms
10 8 (32.00%) LINQ
10 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
10 8 (32.00%) Oracle
10 8 (32.00%) Windows
10 8 (32.00%) OOP
10 8 (32.00%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (32.00%) SOA
10 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
11 7 (28.00%) Oracle9i Database

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (24.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (28.00%) Selenium
4 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
5 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (16.00%) Subversion
7 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (36.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Designer
7 1 (4.00%) SOA Developer
7 1 (4.00%) SOA Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) .NET Framework
2 16 (64.00%) Entity Framework
3 10 (40.00%) WCF
4 9 (36.00%) REST
5 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (32.00%) LINQ
5 8 (32.00%) WinForms
6 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 6 (24.00%) Ajax
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.00%) Code First Entity Framework
8 2 (8.00%) Middleware
8 2 (8.00%) SOAP
8 2 (8.00%) Web Services
8 2 (8.00%) WPF
9 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) NHS
2 2 (8.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 13 (52.00%) Scrum
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) MVC
4 9 (36.00%) TDD
5 8 (32.00%) OOP
5 8 (32.00%) SOA
6 6 (24.00%) BDD
7 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL
9 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (8.00%) Microservices
9 2 (8.00%) Open Source
9 2 (8.00%) SDLC
9 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
10 1 (4.00%) API Development
10 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
10 1 (4.00%) QA Automation
10 1 (4.00%) Re-Platforming
10 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) SAP