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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 32 43 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.19% 3.61% 5.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.04% 16.00% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 14
Median daily rate £350 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £7.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.76% +18.05%
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
23 100 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.13% 22.57% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 71 50
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +42.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Intranet
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Alterian
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) Welsh Language
3 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement

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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (33.33%) Welsh Language
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Web Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Web Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Content Management
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) BPMN
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCAD
1 1 (16.67%) MCSD
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Alterian
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) VMware