The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 28 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.35% 1.72% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.87% 15.91% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
SharePoint
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 South Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
97 44 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.55% 10.78% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 27 25
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £168 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £11.75 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

SharePoint
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 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +8 25 £410 +5.80% 4
Newport - 1 £175 -
Torfaen - - - -
SharePoint
Wales

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing SharePoint 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.

1 28 (43.08%) .NET
2 26 (40.00%) C#
2 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (32.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (30.77%) Migration
6 19 (29.23%) Scrum
7 18 (27.69%) TDD
7 18 (27.69%) BDD
8 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
9 16 (24.62%) MS Office
9 16 (24.62%) CSS
9 16 (24.62%) HTML
9 16 (24.62%) XML
10 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (23.08%) Software Testing
11 14 (21.54%) Subversion
11 14 (21.54%) SQL
12 13 (20.00%) CRM
12 13 (20.00%) ISEB
12 13 (20.00%) Bugzilla
12 13 (20.00%) WebDriver
12 13 (20.00%) Open Source
12 13 (20.00%) ISTQB
12 13 (20.00%) JIRA
12 13 (20.00%) Selenium
12 13 (20.00%) Test Scripting
12 13 (20.00%) Load Testing

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing SharePoint 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (18.46%) Lync
2 7 (10.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.15%) ArcGIS
4 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (3.08%) CMS
6 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (24.62%) MS Office
2 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
3 7 (10.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.54%) FrameMaker
4 1 (1.54%) CorelDRAW
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.54%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.54%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (18.46%) Office 365
3 5 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Intranet
2 5 (7.69%) Internet
3 3 (4.62%) Wireless
3 3 (4.62%) IP Telephony
3 3 (4.62%) MPLS
3 3 (4.62%) SAN
3 3 (4.62%) LAN
3 3 (4.62%) WAN
3 3 (4.62%) NAS
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (4.62%) Network Security
4 1 (1.54%) DHCP
4 1 (1.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (18.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.15%) MS Access
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.08%) Ingres
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.54%) OLAP
7 1 (1.54%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (32.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (21.54%) Subversion
3 13 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 13 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 13 (20.00%) JIRA
3 13 (20.00%) Selenium
3 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 12 (18.46%) TortoiseSVN
5 11 (16.92%) Visual Studio
6 7 (10.77%) JMeter
6 7 (10.77%) Maven
6 7 (10.77%) Ant
6 7 (10.77%) JUnit
6 7 (10.77%) TestNG
7 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.54%) NUnit
8 1 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Publishing
3 2 (3.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Front Office
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Analyst
2 15 (23.08%) Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Data Analyst
4 10 (15.38%) Tester
5 9 (13.85%) Project Manager
6 8 (12.31%) SharePoint Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Test Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Web Project Manager
8 5 (7.69%) Web Manager
9 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Administrator
9 4 (6.15%) Administrator
10 3 (4.62%) Architect
10 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.62%) Automation Tester
11 2 (3.08%) Web Tester
11 2 (3.08%) CRM Manager
11 2 (3.08%) Software Test Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) Web Test Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.08%) .NET
2 16 (24.62%) CSS
2 16 (24.62%) HTML
2 16 (24.62%) XML
3 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
4 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 9 (13.85%) Ajax
6 8 (12.31%) CSS3
6 8 (12.31%) HTML5
6 8 (12.31%) jQuery
7 5 (7.69%) Web Services
7 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (6.15%) REST
8 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
8 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.08%) CAML
9 2 (3.08%) XSL
9 2 (3.08%) XSLT
10 1 (1.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (1.54%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Open Source
2 10 (15.38%) Client/Server
3 9 (13.85%) User Experience
4 2 (3.08%) NHS
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) AS400
5 1 (1.54%) GIS
5 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.54%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) Migration
3 19 (29.23%) Scrum
4 18 (27.69%) TDD
4 18 (27.69%) BDD
5 15 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 13 (20.00%) CRM
6 13 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 13 (20.00%) Load Testing
6 13 (20.00%) Kanban
6 13 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 13 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 12 (18.46%) Test Management
8 11 (16.92%) Data Modelling
8 11 (16.92%) Project Management
9 7 (10.77%) MVC
10 6 (9.23%) Validation
11 5 (7.69%) Web Design
11 5 (7.69%) Content Management
11 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.00%) C#
2 14 (21.54%) SQL
3 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.85%) Java
5 4 (6.15%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.00%) ISEB
2 13 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.08%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.54%) HND
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.54%) VCP5
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Casewise
2 5 (7.69%) Alterian
3 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
3 3 (4.62%) Juniper
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco
4 2 (3.08%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe
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