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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 33 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.78% 3.20% 3.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 16.47% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 6
Median daily rate £325 £313 £216
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +44.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.91%
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
16 85 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.27% 19.45% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 54 38
Median daily rate £350 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 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 £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) Skype
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Learning Management System
4 2 (22.22%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) SAP HR
4 2 (22.22%) Intranet
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) Alterian
4 2 (22.22%) Content Management

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 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (22.22%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) HR Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) HR Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Process Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Web Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Web Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Learning Management System
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) BPMN
1 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Content Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Flow Diagram
1 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
1 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) UML
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (11.11%) MCAD
1 1 (11.11%) MCSD
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Alterian
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) VMware