The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 36 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.35% 3.62% 5.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.94% 18.42% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 12
Median daily rate £425 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.66%
SharePoint
South Wales

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
34 76 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.97% 19.64% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 51 44
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -22.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.49
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.38%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
2 4 (40.00%) Skype
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) CMS
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Welsh Language
4 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) BPMN
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Alterian
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) SAP HR
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) CSS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (30.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management Server
3 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Skype
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) HR Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) HR Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365 Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Process Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Web Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Web Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Trainer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Office Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Learning Management System
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) BPMN
1 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Content Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Flow Diagram
1 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Alterian
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP