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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 49 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 4 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.90% 6.80% 2.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.92% 22.56% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 33 10
Median daily rate £363 £408 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.04% +25.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -35.45%
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
102 164 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.87% 30.15% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 135 66
Median daily rate £388 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -5 4 £363 +3.57% 1
Team Foundation Server
Wales

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 22 (70.97%) .NET
2 20 (64.52%) C#
3 17 (54.84%) Scrum
3 17 (54.84%) .NET Framework
3 17 (54.84%) Entity Framework
4 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (51.61%) Unit Testing
4 16 (51.61%) SQL
4 16 (51.61%) Visual Studio
5 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
6 13 (41.94%) Windows
7 11 (35.48%) MVC
7 11 (35.48%) WCF
8 10 (32.26%) TDD
8 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
8 10 (32.26%) RDBMS
9 9 (29.03%) WinForms
9 9 (29.03%) Back Office
9 9 (29.03%) PL/SQL
9 9 (29.03%) OOP
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
9 9 (29.03%) REST
9 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
9 9 (29.03%) LINQ
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (25.81%) jQuery
10 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
10 8 (25.81%) 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 (19.35%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (9.68%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.68%) GitHub
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 10 (32.26%) RDBMS
2 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
3 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
3 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Visual Studio
2 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
4 6 (19.35%) Selenium
4 6 (19.35%) SpecFlow
5 5 (16.13%) Subversion
6 3 (9.68%) JIRA
6 3 (9.68%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (29.03%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Configuration Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) ETL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Developer
7 1 (3.23%) SOA Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) .NET Framework
2 17 (54.84%) Entity Framework
3 11 (35.48%) WCF
4 9 (29.03%) LINQ
4 9 (29.03%) REST
4 9 (29.03%) WinForms
5 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (25.81%) jQuery
6 7 (22.58%) Ajax
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.68%) SOAP
7 3 (9.68%) Web Services
7 3 (9.68%) WPF
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.45%) Code First Entity Framework
8 2 (6.45%) Middleware
8 2 (6.45%) XML
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 1 (3.23%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Scrum
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Unit Testing
3 11 (35.48%) MVC
4 10 (32.26%) TDD
5 9 (29.03%) OOP
6 8 (25.81%) SOA
7 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
8 6 (19.35%) BDD
8 6 (19.35%) ITIL
9 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
10 3 (9.68%) DevOps
10 3 (9.68%) SDLC
10 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (6.45%) Microservices
11 2 (6.45%) Open Source
11 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
11 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
11 2 (6.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Ansible
1 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.68%) Rundeck
2 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) AppDynamics
2 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) New Relic
2 3 (9.68%) Rackspace
3 2 (6.45%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.23%) Informatica
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Teradata