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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 52 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.51% 2.28% 3.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.91% 13.07% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 17
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £55.25
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -23.07%
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
103 153 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.58% 17.47% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 114 87
Median daily rate £425 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 29 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
South Wales +11 3 £400 - 7
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
4 10 (52.63%) Entity Framework
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
5 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
5 9 (47.37%) LINQ
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
5 9 (47.37%) WinForms
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle
5 9 (47.37%) OOP
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (47.37%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) RDBMS
5 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
6 7 (36.84%) Scrum
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
9 4 (21.05%) Back Office
9 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
9 4 (21.05%) Subversion
9 4 (21.05%) WCF
10 3 (15.79%) WPF
10 3 (15.79%) NHS
10 3 (15.79%) Linux

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (47.37%) RDBMS
1 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
3 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
4 4 (21.05%) Subversion
5 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.26%) Selenium
6 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (21.05%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Software Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Configuration Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
2 10 (52.63%) Entity Framework
3 9 (47.37%) LINQ
3 9 (47.37%) WinForms
4 4 (21.05%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) Code First Entity Framework
5 3 (15.79%) WPF
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.53%) Middleware
6 2 (10.53%) REST
6 2 (10.53%) SOAP
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
7 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) OOP
2 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) Microservices
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.26%) Critical Success Factor
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) SAP