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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 51 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 20 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.97% 2.62% 1.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.49% 18.52% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 9
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£483 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £420 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £66.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £44.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -19.54%
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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
138 81 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.51% 14.16% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 61 37
Average daily rate £380 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £62.25 - £11.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

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
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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Newport -1 14 £505 +29.48%
Cardiff -11 1 £400 +11.88% 2
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Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 57 (95.00%) .NET
2 55 (91.67%) C#
2 55 (91.67%) Scrum
3 54 (90.00%) .NET Framework
4 47 (78.33%) Visual Studio
5 46 (76.67%) SQL Server
5 46 (76.67%) BDD
6 45 (75.00%) TDD
7 44 (73.33%) Unit Testing
8 43 (71.67%) MVC
9 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (65.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 39 (65.00%) REST
11 29 (48.33%) Security Cleared
11 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET
12 28 (46.67%) Web Services
13 26 (43.33%) IIS
14 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 24 (40.00%) XML
15 24 (40.00%) SOAP
15 24 (40.00%) SC Cleared
16 23 (38.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 23 (38.33%) Selenium
17 22 (36.67%) Entity Framework
18 18 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
18 18 (30.00%) WCF
19 16 (26.67%) jQuery
19 16 (26.67%) Back Office
20 15 (25.00%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 26 (43.33%) IIS
2 12 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.00%) FileNet
5 1 (1.67%) JBoss
5 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) SAN
1 1 (1.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 39 (65.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.33%) Firebird
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.67%) InterBase
Development Applications
1 47 (78.33%) Visual Studio
2 23 (38.33%) Selenium
3 15 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 12 (20.00%) JIRA
4 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (16.67%) Subversion
5 10 (16.67%) JMeter
6 9 (15.00%) WebDriver
6 9 (15.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (13.33%) TestNG
8 7 (11.67%) Bugzilla
8 7 (11.67%) JUnit
9 4 (6.67%) SoapUI
10 3 (5.00%) MSBuild
10 3 (5.00%) ReSharper
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
10 3 (5.00%) Gradle
10 3 (5.00%) Artifactory
11 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (26.67%) Back Office
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Developer
2 45 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (11.67%) SQL Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Tester
5 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (1.67%) Test Leader
7 1 (1.67%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (1.67%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Automation Tester
7 1 (1.67%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (95.00%) .NET
2 54 (90.00%) .NET Framework
3 39 (65.00%) REST
4 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET
5 28 (46.67%) Web Services
6 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (40.00%) XML
7 24 (40.00%) SOAP
8 22 (36.67%) Entity Framework
9 18 (30.00%) WCF
10 16 (26.67%) jQuery
11 12 (20.00%) Ajax
12 5 (8.33%) HTML
12 5 (8.33%) CSS
13 4 (6.67%) LINQ
13 4 (6.67%) HTML5
13 4 (6.67%) CSS3
14 3 (5.00%) JAX-RS
14 3 (5.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.33%) User Experience
3 4 (6.67%) NHS
4 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (91.67%) Scrum
2 46 (76.67%) BDD
3 45 (75.00%) TDD
4 44 (73.33%) Unit Testing
5 43 (71.67%) MVC
6 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (25.00%) SOA
8 7 (11.67%) Load Testing
8 7 (11.67%) Test Management
9 6 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (10.00%) Open Source
9 6 (10.00%) Automation Testing
10 5 (8.33%) OOP
11 4 (6.67%) UML
11 4 (6.67%) Automated Testing
12 3 (5.00%) BPEL
12 3 (5.00%) BPMN
12 3 (5.00%) MVVM
13 2 (3.33%) SDLC
13 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (91.67%) C#
2 13 (21.67%) SQL
3 10 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.33%) Delphi
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) R
6 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (48.33%) Security Cleared
2 24 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) vSphere
1 1 (1.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Nagios
1 1 (1.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco
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