The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 42 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.32% 2.58% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.82% 20.69% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
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£300 £388 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +72.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +16.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £10.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+104.57% -51.44%
SharePoint 2010
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
55 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.52% 12.45% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 18 12
Average daily rate £325 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £161 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £413 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Cardiff region.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing SharePoint 2010 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 SharePoint 2010.

1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Intranet
3 2 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) CAML
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSL
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) OS/400
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows SharePoint Services

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing SharePoint 2010 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 SharePoint 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) CAML
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSL
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) OS/400
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) VMware