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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 40 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 6 9 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.01% 3.10% 8.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 16.07% 46.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 19
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £289 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-10.24% +7.14%
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
60 56 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.07% 19.31% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 45 51
Median daily rate £345 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £246 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.63 £11.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

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 29 May 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 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) XML
3 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (40.00%) Migration
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) MS Office
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (40.00%) Office 365
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (26.67%) Validation
6 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
6 4 (26.67%) Skype
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) CMS
7 3 (20.00%) Welsh Language
8 2 (13.33%) Umbraco

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 (20.00%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management Server
3 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
1 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
2 6 (40.00%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (13.33%) SAP HR
2 1 (6.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Skype
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 3 (20.00%) Welsh Language
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) DBA
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) HR Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) HR Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Office 365 Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Process Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Web Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Web Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Business Change Trainer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Learning Management System
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (6.67%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
2 5 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) BPMN
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Alterian
3 2 (13.33%) SAP