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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 42 53 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 14 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.47% 2.57% 7.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.10% 12.50% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 28
Median daily rate £375 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £315 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
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
78 112 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 17.49% 20.59% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 85 83
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 £200 £325 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.54% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
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 South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -4 6 £375 +7.14% 1
Newport +17 2 - -
SharePoint
Wales

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 14 (48.28%) Migration
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) Lotus
3 12 (41.38%) IBM Notes
4 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (37.93%) Office 365
5 10 (34.48%) Document Management
6 8 (27.59%) MS Office
6 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (24.14%) .NET
7 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
7 7 (24.14%) XML
7 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
7 7 (24.14%) MS Visio
7 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (20.69%) Windows
8 6 (20.69%) Oracle
9 5 (17.24%) SQL
9 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
9 5 (17.24%) Data Flow Diagram
10 4 (13.79%) Skype
10 4 (13.79%) Records Management
10 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
10 4 (13.79%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
10 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
10 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 12 (41.38%) IBM Notes
2 3 (10.34%) CMS
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.34%) IBM Domino
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.45%) Content Management Server
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.90%) SAP HR
2 1 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (37.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Skype
2 3 (10.34%) SMTP
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) Intranet
3 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.34%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 3 (10.34%) Welsh Language
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
1 9 (31.03%) SharePoint Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) DBA
4 4 (13.79%) Data Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Lotus Notes Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) HR Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Office 365 Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Office 365 Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Process Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Web Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
1 7 (24.14%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Learning Management System
1 2 (6.90%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.45%) Informatics
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Migration
2 10 (34.48%) Document Management
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Data Flow Diagram
4 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
5 4 (13.79%) Information Management
5 4 (13.79%) Records Management
5 4 (13.79%) Validation
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 2 (6.90%) BPMN
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Content Management
7 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) Data Mapping
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
2 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Lotus
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Alterian
4 2 (6.90%) SAP