The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Application Platforms category for the Cardiff 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 24 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 22 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.60% 8.73% 4.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 32.84% 53.66% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 8
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£313 £310 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% -37.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -25.35%
Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
67 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.05% 16.27% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 26 19
Average daily rate £325 £313 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.83% -37.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing SharePoint 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.

1 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
2 23 (41.07%) CRM
3 20 (35.71%) .NET
4 18 (32.14%) Lync
5 17 (30.36%) C#
5 17 (30.36%) Migration
5 17 (30.36%) Document Management
5 17 (30.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 16 (28.57%) CMS
7 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (23.21%) SQL
8 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
9 12 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (21.43%) Sitecore
10 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
10 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
11 10 (17.86%) Workflow
11 10 (17.86%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (16.07%) SaaS
12 9 (16.07%) BDD
12 9 (16.07%) Scrum
12 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
12 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (16.07%) Knowledge Management
12 9 (16.07%) TDD
13 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
13 8 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (14.29%) XML
13 8 (14.29%) Intranet

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing SharePoint 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (32.14%) Lync
2 16 (28.57%) CMS
3 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
3 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (17.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (12.50%) Kentico
7 5 (8.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (5.36%) Umbraco
9 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
2 5 (8.93%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.57%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.57%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.07%) SaaS
3 7 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Intranet
2 2 (3.57%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.57%) DHCP
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Subversion
1 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Advertising
3 2 (3.57%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Analyst
2 14 (25.00%) Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (3.57%) CMS Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Development Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) CRM Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
3 8 (14.29%) XML
4 7 (12.50%) HTML
4 7 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.36%) WCF
5 3 (5.36%) jQuery
6 2 (3.57%) HTML5
6 2 (3.57%) XSLT
6 2 (3.57%) CSS3
6 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.79%) REST
7 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) GIS
2 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.79%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) CRM
2 17 (30.36%) Migration
2 17 (30.36%) Document Management
3 10 (17.86%) Workflow
4 9 (16.07%) Scrum
4 9 (16.07%) Knowledge Management
4 9 (16.07%) TDD
4 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (16.07%) BDD
5 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 8 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (10.71%) Release Management
7 5 (8.93%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.93%) Web Design
7 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.14%) Validation
8 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 4 (7.14%) Data Mapping
9 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) C#
2 13 (23.21%) SQL
3 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) ISEB
2 2 (3.57%) IIBA
2 2 (3.57%) PMP
2 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) XenApp
2 2 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
1 2 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.43%) Sitecore
3 4 (7.14%) Symantec
3 4 (7.14%) VMware
3 4 (7.14%) Casewise
3 4 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (3.57%) NetApp
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco
4 2 (3.57%) Adobe
4 2 (3.57%) HP
4 2 (3.57%) EMC
4 2 (3.57%) McAfee
5 1 (1.79%) ESRI
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