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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 22 43 20
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 12 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.30% 2.78% 8.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.00% 15.07% 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 16
Median daily rate £400 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £205 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £361 £360
% change year-on-year
-0.34% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +25.00%

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
48 73 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.20% 18.48% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 66 47
Median daily rate £300 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) Ajax
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Intranet
5 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) Office 365
6 3 (18.75%) User Experience
7 2 (12.50%) Nintex
7 2 (12.50%) Grunt
7 2 (12.50%) TypeScript

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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Intranet
2 2 (12.50%) Extranet
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Grunt
1 2 (12.50%) gulp
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) ASP Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Intranet Content Editor
5 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Report Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Sitecore Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) Ajax
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) LINQ
6 2 (12.50%) Sass
6 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) W3C
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile First
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) MCAD
2 1 (6.25%) MCSD
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Nintex
3 2 (12.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow