The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the South Wales region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 56 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.02% 1.50% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.22% 6.94% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate £340 £338 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £291 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £374 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £29.00 £43.87
% change year-on-year
+0.86% -33.89%
Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
115 72 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.62% 21.62% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 38 28
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% +34.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
SharePoint 2010
Wales

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the South Wales region.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SharePoint 2010
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -15 4 £340 +11.47%
Bridgend - 2 £363 -
Torfaen - - - -
SharePoint 2010
Wales

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing SharePoint 2010 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint 2010.

1 12 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (50.00%) DOM
3 6 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) MS Project
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) CRM
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) MCAD
4 4 (33.33%) MCSD
4 4 (33.33%) Release Management
4 4 (33.33%) System Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Data Migration

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing SharePoint 2010 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (16.67%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) CRM Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
1 8 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) DOM
2 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (16.67%) XSLT
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Web Development
1 6 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Release Management
2 4 (33.33%) System Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (33.33%) MCAD
1 4 (33.33%) MCSD
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe