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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank - 24 37
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 0 56 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 9.49% 4.83%
As % of the Development Applications category - 30.27% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 53 16
Median daily rate - £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
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
125 185 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.78% 31.36% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 164 90
Median daily rate £415 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) MCSD
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (14.29%) MCAD
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (14.29%) HTML

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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 1 (14.29%) MSTest
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) MCSD
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCAD
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle