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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 38 18 32
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 22 51 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.47% 8.72% 2.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.75% 39.84% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £340 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
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
106 128 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 21.54% 21.88% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 86 34
Average daily rate £425 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +61.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 13 £388 +13.97% 6
Newport -15 6 £331 +1.92%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £375 -
SharePoint
Wales

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (38.46%) .NET
2 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (34.62%) Migration
4 17 (32.69%) SQL
4 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
5 16 (30.77%) CRM
6 15 (28.85%) MS Office
6 15 (28.85%) XML
7 14 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (26.92%) Office 365
8 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 12 (23.08%) CSS
9 12 (23.08%) C#
9 12 (23.08%) HTML
9 12 (23.08%) Data Modelling
9 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (19.23%) Web Services
10 10 (19.23%) Data Migration
11 9 (17.31%) BDD
11 9 (17.31%) Intranet
11 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
12 8 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (15.38%) TDD
12 8 (15.38%) Scrum
12 8 (15.38%) Java
12 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
12 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 8 (15.38%) Lync
2 5 (9.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.77%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 15 (28.85%) MS Office
2 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.92%) Solid Edge
5 1 (1.92%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.92%) CorelDRAW
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.92%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (26.92%) Office 365
3 4 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Intranet
2 6 (11.54%) Internet
3 3 (5.77%) Network Security
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.77%) NAS
3 3 (5.77%) LAN
3 3 (5.77%) WAN
3 3 (5.77%) SAN
3 3 (5.77%) MPLS
3 3 (5.77%) Wireless
3 3 (5.77%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.92%) DHCP
4 1 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.77%) PerformancePoint
4 3 (5.77%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.77%) OLAP
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.85%) Ingres
6 1 (1.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 7 (13.46%) TestNG
3 7 (13.46%) WebDriver
3 7 (13.46%) Selenium
3 7 (13.46%) JUnit
3 7 (13.46%) Subversion
4 6 (11.54%) JIRA
4 6 (11.54%) JMeter
4 6 (11.54%) Bugzilla
4 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.85%) NUnit
6 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Publishing
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Data Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Project Manager
3 9 (17.31%) Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Applications Support
5 5 (9.62%) Tester
5 5 (9.62%) Applications Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Applications Support Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Support Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Web Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Web Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Database Developer
7 3 (5.77%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) PMO Lead
9 1 (1.92%) CRM Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) .NET
2 15 (28.85%) XML
3 12 (23.08%) CSS
3 12 (23.08%) HTML
4 10 (19.23%) Web Services
5 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
6 6 (11.54%) Ajax
6 6 (11.54%) jQuery
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
8 4 (7.69%) CSS3
8 4 (7.69%) HTML5
9 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.77%) MDX
10 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.92%) Gherkin
10 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) User Experience
2 6 (11.54%) Client/Server
2 6 (11.54%) Open Source
3 2 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.92%) OS/400
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
1 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Migration
2 16 (30.77%) CRM
3 12 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.23%) Data Migration
5 9 (17.31%) BDD
6 8 (15.38%) TDD
6 8 (15.38%) Scrum
7 7 (13.46%) Project Management
8 6 (11.54%) Content Management
8 6 (11.54%) Web Design
8 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.54%) ITIL
8 6 (11.54%) Automation Testing
8 6 (11.54%) Load Testing
8 6 (11.54%) Test Management
8 6 (11.54%) Test Scripting
9 5 (9.62%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.69%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) SQL
2 12 (23.08%) C#
3 8 (15.38%) Java
3 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 3 (5.77%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.92%) VCP5
3 1 (1.92%) HND
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Alterian
3 4 (7.69%) Casewise
4 3 (5.77%) Juniper
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) VMware
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