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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 31 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 17 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.62% 2.25% 2.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.94% 14.47% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 4
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£375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £388 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -2.50%
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
71 76 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 15.14% 15.54% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 42 29
Average daily rate £400 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
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 £37.25 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +6.47%

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 5 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 12 £375 +10.29% 2
Newport - - - - 1
Glamorgan - - - -
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Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 32 (69.57%) C#
1 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (67.39%) .NET
3 28 (60.87%) Scrum
4 27 (58.70%) TDD
5 22 (47.83%) Subversion
5 22 (47.83%) SharePoint
6 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
7 19 (41.30%) MVC
7 19 (41.30%) .NET Framework
7 19 (41.30%) Selenium
8 18 (39.13%) JIRA
8 18 (39.13%) Open Source
8 18 (39.13%) ISEB
8 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
8 18 (39.13%) Jenkins
9 17 (36.96%) SQL
9 17 (36.96%) Visual Studio
9 17 (36.96%) BDD
9 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
10 16 (34.78%) Java
11 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
12 14 (30.43%) jQuery
12 14 (30.43%) WebDriver
12 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
12 14 (30.43%) Test Scripting
12 14 (30.43%) HTML
12 14 (30.43%) CSS
13 13 (28.26%) Bugzilla

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 22 (47.83%) SharePoint
2 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
2 9 (19.57%) JBoss
3 3 (6.52%) ArcGIS
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Project
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.52%) MS Access
4 3 (6.52%) OLAP
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.52%) PerformancePoint
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) Firebird
5 1 (2.17%) InterBase
5 1 (2.17%) Impala
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Subversion
2 19 (41.30%) Selenium
3 18 (39.13%) JIRA
3 18 (39.13%) Jenkins
4 17 (36.96%) Visual Studio
5 14 (30.43%) WebDriver
6 13 (28.26%) Bugzilla
7 12 (26.09%) TortoiseSVN
7 12 (26.09%) JMeter
8 7 (15.22%) Eclipse
8 7 (15.22%) Ant
8 7 (15.22%) JUnit
8 7 (15.22%) Maven
8 7 (15.22%) TestNG
9 5 (10.87%) ReSharper
9 5 (10.87%) SoapUI
9 5 (10.87%) Gradle
9 5 (10.87%) Artifactory
10 3 (6.52%) NUnit
10 3 (6.52%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
1 3 (6.52%) Publishing
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Test Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Tester
4 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Database Developer
6 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.17%) DBA
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (67.39%) .NET
2 19 (41.30%) .NET Framework
3 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
4 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (30.43%) jQuery
5 14 (30.43%) HTML
5 14 (30.43%) CSS
6 12 (26.09%) CSS3
6 12 (26.09%) HTML5
7 9 (19.57%) Spring
8 8 (17.39%) Java SE
8 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (15.22%) Ajax
10 6 (13.04%) Spring MVC
11 5 (10.87%) RESTful
12 4 (8.70%) REST
12 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
12 4 (8.70%) WCF
13 3 (6.52%) XML
13 3 (6.52%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Open Source
2 11 (23.91%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.70%) NHS
4 3 (6.52%) User Experience
5 2 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (60.87%) Scrum
3 27 (58.70%) TDD
4 19 (41.30%) MVC
5 17 (36.96%) BDD
6 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
7 14 (30.43%) Test Scripting
8 13 (28.26%) Load Testing
8 13 (28.26%) Kanban
8 13 (28.26%) Automation Testing
9 12 (26.09%) Test Management
10 8 (17.39%) Project Management
11 5 (10.87%) SOA
11 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
13 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
13 3 (6.52%) Migration
13 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) C#
2 17 (36.96%) SQL
3 16 (34.78%) Java
4 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) C
6 2 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) ISEB
2 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
3 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
4 13 (28.26%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) vCloud
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.35%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.35%) VMware
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
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