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 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 55 29 52
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 4 52 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.76% 6.62% 2.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.54% 22.32% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 36 11
Median daily rate £363 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £350
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
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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
113 233 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 21.52% 29.68% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 170 86
Median daily rate £388 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 - £52.50
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 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 31 May 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 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
South Wales -19 4 £363 -11.04% 1
Team Foundation Server
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Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Wales region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 25 (73.53%) .NET
2 22 (64.71%) C#
3 19 (55.88%) Scrum
3 19 (55.88%) .NET Framework
3 19 (55.88%) Unit Testing
3 19 (55.88%) Entity Framework
4 18 (52.94%) SQL
5 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 17 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (44.12%) Windows
7 13 (38.24%) WCF
8 12 (35.29%) MVC
9 11 (32.35%) RDBMS
9 11 (32.35%) TDD
9 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
10 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
10 10 (29.41%) REST
10 10 (29.41%) LINQ
10 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
10 10 (29.41%) Back Office
10 10 (29.41%) WinForms
10 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
10 10 (29.41%) OOP
10 10 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (29.41%) Oracle
11 9 (26.47%) SOA
11 9 (26.47%) jQuery
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.82%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.82%) GitHub
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (32.35%) RDBMS
2 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
3 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
3 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (23.53%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 7 (20.59%) Selenium
4 7 (20.59%) SpecFlow
5 5 (14.71%) Subversion
6 3 (8.82%) JIRA
6 3 (8.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.94%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (29.41%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Configuration Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Developer
7 1 (2.94%) SOA Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) .NET
2 19 (55.88%) .NET Framework
2 19 (55.88%) Entity Framework
3 13 (38.24%) WCF
4 10 (29.41%) LINQ
4 10 (29.41%) REST
4 10 (29.41%) WinForms
5 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (26.47%) jQuery
6 8 (23.53%) Ajax
7 4 (11.76%) SOAP
7 4 (11.76%) Web Services
7 4 (11.76%) WPF
8 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.82%) Code First Entity Framework
8 3 (8.82%) XML
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.88%) Middleware
10 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 1 (2.94%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) NHS
2 2 (5.88%) CMDB
3 1 (2.94%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Scrum
1 19 (55.88%) Unit Testing
2 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) MVC
4 11 (32.35%) TDD
5 10 (29.41%) OOP
6 9 (26.47%) SOA
7 7 (20.59%) BDD
7 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
8 6 (17.65%) ITIL
9 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (11.76%) SDLC
11 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
11 3 (8.82%) DevOps
11 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (5.88%) Open Source
12 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
12 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
12 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
12 2 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) C#
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) MCAD
2 1 (2.94%) MCSD
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.82%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Ansible
1 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.82%) Rundeck
2 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) AppDynamics
3 3 (8.82%) Atlassian
3 3 (8.82%) New Relic
3 3 (8.82%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.88%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.94%) Informatica
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Teradata