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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 54 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 13 40 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.23% 6.17% 7.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.29% 32.00% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 18
Average daily rate
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£378 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
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
140 125 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.97% 19.29% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 85 40
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £186 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £23.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.57% +75.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -10 9 £400 +25.49% 1
Newport -19 1 £350 +3.70%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £400 - 2
SharePoint
Wales

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 20 (46.51%) .NET
2 16 (37.21%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
5 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (27.91%) .NET Framework
7 11 (25.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (23.26%) C#
9 9 (20.93%) CRM
9 9 (20.93%) Migration
9 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (20.93%) BDD
10 8 (18.60%) Office 365
10 8 (18.60%) TDD
10 8 (18.60%) Scrum
10 8 (18.60%) Java
11 7 (16.28%) JUnit
11 7 (16.28%) Subversion
11 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
11 7 (16.28%) Selenium
11 7 (16.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (16.28%) TestNG
11 7 (16.28%) WebDriver
12 6 (13.95%) Open Source
12 6 (13.95%) Automation Testing
12 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
12 6 (13.95%) JIRA
12 6 (13.95%) Load Testing
12 6 (13.95%) Test Management
12 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 7 (16.28%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (9.30%) Lync
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.33%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Office
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (18.60%) Office 365
3 4 (9.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Intranet
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.98%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.65%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (4.65%) OLAP
5 2 (4.65%) Ingres
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (16.28%) WebDriver
2 7 (16.28%) JUnit
2 7 (16.28%) Subversion
2 7 (16.28%) Selenium
2 7 (16.28%) TestNG
3 6 (13.95%) JIRA
3 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
3 6 (13.95%) JMeter
3 6 (13.95%) Bugzilla
3 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.65%) NUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Publishing
2 3 (6.98%) Billing
2 3 (6.98%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Applications Support
2 6 (13.95%) Administrator
2 6 (13.95%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (11.63%) SharePoint Administrator
3 5 (11.63%) Support Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Applications Support Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Tester
3 5 (11.63%) Applications Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Database Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (4.65%) PMO Lead
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) .NET
2 12 (27.91%) .NET Framework
3 6 (13.95%) CSS
3 6 (13.95%) Web Services
3 6 (13.95%) XML
3 6 (13.95%) HTML
4 4 (9.30%) Ajax
4 4 (9.30%) jQuery
5 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.65%) MDX
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.65%) HTML5
6 2 (4.65%) CSS3
7 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.98%) NHS
2 3 (6.98%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) CRM
1 9 (20.93%) Migration
1 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (20.93%) BDD
2 8 (18.60%) TDD
2 8 (18.60%) Scrum
3 6 (13.95%) Load Testing
3 6 (13.95%) Test Management
3 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
3 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.95%) Automation Testing
3 6 (13.95%) Open Source
4 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
4 5 (11.63%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) SDLC
5 4 (9.30%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) C#
3 8 (18.60%) Java
4 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.65%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
1 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) VMware
2 2 (4.65%) Alterian
2 2 (4.65%) Casewise
3 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.33%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) Citrix
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