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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
UK / Wales
Rank 49 47 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -29
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 13 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.93% 4.38% 6.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.85% 19.48% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 9
Median daily rate £189 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.86% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £250 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £498 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £19.11 £66.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.05% +103.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%

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
132 154 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.61% 22.48% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 115 62
Median daily rate £425 £375 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £37.05 £66.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.85% +103.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +2 11 £186 -48.82%
North Wales - 1 - -
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Business Analysis
4 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 8 (57.14%) .NET
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) MVC
5 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (50.00%) OOP
5 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (50.00%) NUnit
5 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (50.00%) MSTest
5 7 (50.00%) MSBuild
5 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 7 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
5 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (50.00%) Coaching
6 5 (35.71%) jQuery
6 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) NHS
7 4 (28.57%) Use Case
7 4 (28.57%) Data Flow Diagram
8 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing

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 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 7 (50.00%) MSTest
1 7 (50.00%) NUnit
2 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Lead Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
6 1 (7.14%) UAT Lead
6 1 (7.14%) UAT Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
1 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 7 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Business Analysis
3 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) Coaching
4 7 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (50.00%) OOP
4 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Data Flow Diagram
5 4 (28.57%) Use Case
6 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) COBOL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Infor
2 1 (7.14%) Informatica
2 1 (7.14%) RedGate