The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 28 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 4 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 2.96% - 10.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.53% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+39.53% -11.64%
Development Applications Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 12.59% 7.69% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 8
Average daily rate £350 £420 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Team Foundation Server
Wales

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Team Foundation Server
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) Visual Studio
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (81.25%) MCTS
4 13 (81.25%) .NET Framework
4 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) JIRA
6 1 (6.25%) Velocity
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Software Developer
3 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
3 9 (56.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (37.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (37.50%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 13 (81.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) Velocity
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 2 (12.50%) MVC
1 2 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) User Stories
2 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) MCTS
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft