The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 55 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 19 38 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.92% 5.44% 3.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.38% 23.90% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 11
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £312 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £392 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £66.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £33.38
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.08%
Team Foundation Server
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
142 159 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 21.81% 22.75% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 86 43
Average daily rate £363 £450 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £530 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £66.00 - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Wales region.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Wales region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales -6 16 £375 - 5
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 88 (91.67%) Scrum
2 84 (87.50%) C#
3 77 (80.21%) .NET
4 72 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 68 (70.83%) Unit Testing
5 68 (70.83%) MVC
6 62 (64.58%) .NET Framework
7 61 (63.54%) TDD
8 55 (57.29%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (57.29%) Entity Framework
9 53 (55.21%) jQuery
10 52 (54.17%) Visual Studio
11 49 (51.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 49 (51.04%) Ajax
12 47 (48.96%) SQL
12 47 (48.96%) REST
13 42 (43.75%) BDD
13 42 (43.75%) XML
14 39 (40.63%) WCF
14 39 (40.63%) ASP.NET Web API
15 36 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
16 34 (35.42%) ASP.NET
17 32 (33.33%) SpecFlow
18 31 (32.29%) Git (software)
18 31 (32.29%) Selenium
19 30 (31.25%) SOA
19 30 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
20 28 (29.17%) IIS
21 26 (27.08%) Security Cleared
21 26 (27.08%) ISO/IEC 27001

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 30 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (29.17%) IIS
3 5 (5.21%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.04%) Apache
5 1 (1.04%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.04%) JBoss
5 1 (1.04%) Mule
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.04%) MS Office
1 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.25%) GitHub
3 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (51.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.04%) MS Access
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 52 (54.17%) Visual Studio
2 32 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 31 (32.29%) Git (software)
3 31 (32.29%) Selenium
4 8 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (8.33%) TeamCity
5 6 (6.25%) JIRA
6 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.17%) Subversion
8 3 (3.13%) Axure RP
8 3 (3.13%) CruiseControl
9 2 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (1.04%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.04%) NUnit
10 1 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (23.96%) Back Office
2 3 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 88 (91.67%) Developer
2 69 (71.88%) .NET Developer
3 41 (42.71%) SQL Developer
4 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Developer
5 10 (10.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (10.42%) C# Developer
6 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.21%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Agile Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Agile .NET Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Agile C# Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Applications Developer
11 3 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Data Migration Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Senior Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Senior Software Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (80.21%) .NET
2 62 (64.58%) .NET Framework
3 55 (57.29%) Entity Framework
4 53 (55.21%) jQuery
5 49 (51.04%) Ajax
6 47 (48.96%) REST
7 42 (43.75%) XML
8 39 (40.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 39 (40.63%) WCF
9 34 (35.42%) ASP.NET
10 23 (23.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (22.92%) CSS
11 22 (22.92%) HTML
11 22 (22.92%) SOAP
11 22 (22.92%) Web Services
12 16 (16.67%) XForms
12 16 (16.67%) XSLT
13 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 6 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
15 5 (5.21%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) NHS
2 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.04%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) Windows
2 7 (7.29%) Linux
3 4 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (91.67%) Scrum
2 68 (70.83%) MVC
2 68 (70.83%) Unit Testing
3 61 (63.54%) TDD
4 55 (57.29%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (43.75%) BDD
6 30 (31.25%) SOA
7 24 (25.00%) OOP
8 23 (23.96%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (19.79%) OO
10 17 (17.71%) UML
11 16 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 16 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 16 (16.67%) Software Testing
12 15 (15.63%) Regression Testing
13 14 (14.58%) High Availability
14 13 (13.54%) Data Security
14 13 (13.54%) MSF
15 11 (11.46%) Requirements Analysis
16 8 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 84 (87.50%) C#
2 47 (48.96%) SQL
3 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 15 (15.63%) XPath
6 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.13%) VBScript
8 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (27.08%) Security Cleared
2 20 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.04%) MCAD
4 1 (1.04%) MCSD
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (27.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (26.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 12 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) Ansible
1 5 (5.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.04%) Nagios
2 1 (1.04%) yum
Vendors
1 23 (23.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.58%) Red Gate
3 6 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.21%) AppDynamics
4 5 (5.21%) New Relic
4 5 (5.21%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (1.04%) Informatica
6 1 (1.04%) Teradata
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