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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 41 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 33 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.66% 3.17% 2.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.50% 18.80% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 13
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£438 £385 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +23.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £418 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £50.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-15.84% -8.18%
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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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
161 117 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.85% 16.86% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 80 42
Average daily rate £375 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £29.50 - £11.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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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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 -4 23 £475 +23.37% 7
West Wales -1 5 £325 -
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Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 67 (78.82%) SQL Server
2 62 (72.94%) .NET
2 62 (72.94%) Scrum
3 59 (69.41%) C#
4 56 (65.88%) .NET Framework
5 54 (63.53%) Visual Studio
6 51 (60.00%) Unit Testing
7 50 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (56.47%) BDD
9 47 (55.29%) TDD
10 45 (52.94%) MVC
11 43 (50.59%) Security Cleared
11 43 (50.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 41 (48.24%) REST
13 36 (42.35%) SC Cleared
14 34 (40.00%) SQL
15 32 (37.65%) ASP.NET
16 30 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (34.12%) Web Services
17 29 (34.12%) IIS
18 27 (31.76%) XML
18 27 (31.76%) ASP.NET Web API
19 25 (29.41%) SOAP
20 24 (28.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 24 (28.24%) Selenium
21 23 (27.06%) Entity Framework
22 19 (22.35%) SQL Server 2012
22 19 (22.35%) WCF
22 19 (22.35%) SharePoint
23 17 (20.00%) Back Office

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 29 (34.12%) IIS
2 19 (22.35%) SharePoint
3 13 (15.29%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.53%) FileNet
5 1 (1.18%) Confluence
5 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.18%) JBoss
5 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) SAN
1 1 (1.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (78.82%) SQL Server
2 43 (50.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (22.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 12 (14.12%) OLAP
5 12 (14.12%) PerformancePoint
5 12 (14.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 10 (11.76%) RDBMS
7 7 (8.24%) Firebird
8 4 (4.71%) InterBase
9 3 (3.53%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (63.53%) Visual Studio
2 24 (28.24%) Selenium
3 16 (18.82%) SpecFlow
4 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
5 13 (15.29%) JIRA
6 10 (11.76%) Subversion
6 10 (11.76%) JMeter
7 9 (10.59%) WebDriver
7 9 (10.59%) Jenkins
8 8 (9.41%) TestNG
9 7 (8.24%) Bugzilla
9 7 (8.24%) JUnit
10 4 (4.71%) SoapUI
11 3 (3.53%) MSBuild
11 3 (3.53%) Gradle
11 3 (3.53%) Artifactory
11 3 (3.53%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
11 3 (3.53%) ReSharper
12 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (20.00%) Back Office
2 4 (4.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 70 (82.35%) Developer
2 49 (57.65%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.29%) SQL Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Test Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Senior Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Tester
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Database Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (3.53%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.53%) DBA
9 2 (2.35%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Delphi Developer
9 2 (2.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.18%) SQL Programmer
10 1 (1.18%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.18%) AWS Developer
10 1 (1.18%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (72.94%) .NET
2 56 (65.88%) .NET Framework
3 41 (48.24%) REST
4 32 (37.65%) ASP.NET
5 30 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (34.12%) Web Services
7 27 (31.76%) XML
7 27 (31.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (29.41%) SOAP
9 23 (27.06%) Entity Framework
10 19 (22.35%) WCF
11 17 (20.00%) jQuery
12 15 (17.65%) Ajax
13 12 (14.12%) MDX
14 8 (9.41%) HTML
15 7 (8.24%) CSS
16 6 (7.06%) HTML5
17 4 (4.71%) CSS3
17 4 (4.71%) LINQ
18 3 (3.53%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) NHS
2 6 (7.06%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.88%) User Experience
4 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.53%) Linux
3 3 (3.53%) UNIX
4 1 (1.18%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (72.94%) Scrum
2 51 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 50 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (56.47%) BDD
5 47 (55.29%) TDD
6 45 (52.94%) MVC
7 16 (18.82%) SOA
8 12 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (14.12%) Data Modelling
9 10 (11.76%) OOP
10 7 (8.24%) OO
10 7 (8.24%) Load Testing
10 7 (8.24%) Test Management
10 7 (8.24%) SDLC
11 6 (7.06%) Automation Testing
11 6 (7.06%) Data Migration
11 6 (7.06%) Open Source
11 6 (7.06%) Test Scripting
11 6 (7.06%) Migration
12 5 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 59 (69.41%) C#
2 34 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (11.76%) Java
4 7 (8.24%) Delphi
5 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.35%) VBScript
7 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.35%) C
8 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (50.59%) Security Cleared
2 36 (42.35%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) Degree
4 3 (3.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (28.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.18%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) vSphere
1 1 (1.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Nagios
1 1 (1.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.18%) SCOM
1 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco
3 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.18%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.18%) AppDynamics
Glamorgan
TRG
Rate: 350-450 Per Day
Posted: 12 days ago
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CPS Group
Rate: £28 - 31 per hour
Posted: 26 days ago