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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 47 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 7 51 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.28% 7.26% 3.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.42% 28.49% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 46 14
Median daily rate £300 £431 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +12.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £293 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £530 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £29.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+11.39% +3.94%
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
109 179 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.96% 25.50% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 141 63
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £40.76 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +9 3 £375 +19.04% 3
Bridgend - 3 £250 -
Newport -14 1 £300 -37.50% 2
Team Foundation Server
Wales

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Microservices
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Selenium
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript

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 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) JMeter
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
3 1 (11.11%) MSTest
3 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (11.11%) QA Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) MCSD
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCAD
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore