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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Wales / South Wales
Rank 34 46 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 17 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.57% 2.96% 5.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.64% 16.67% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 19
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £234 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.89% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +29.87%

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
69 90 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 14.50% 17.79% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 76 72
Median daily rate £325 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.66% +140.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 +12 12 £400 +14.28%
Glamorgan - 1 - -
SharePoint
Wales

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) .NET
3 8 (28.57%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 6 (21.43%) CSS
4 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (17.86%) Ajax
5 5 (17.86%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (17.86%) Web Development
5 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
5 5 (17.86%) XML
5 5 (17.86%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 4 (14.29%) Intranet
6 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (14.29%) Advertising
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (10.71%) Nintex
7 3 (10.71%) REST
7 3 (10.71%) Office 365
7 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing

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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (7.14%) CMS
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Intranet
2 2 (7.14%) Extranet
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Grunt
1 2 (7.14%) gulp
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (14.29%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Web Developer
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (7.14%) ASP Developer
4 2 (7.14%) CRM Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 6 (21.43%) CSS
2 6 (21.43%) HTML
3 5 (17.86%) Ajax
3 5 (17.86%) XML
4 4 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (10.71%) REST
5 3 (10.71%) Web Services
6 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.14%) HTML5
6 2 (7.14%) LINQ
6 2 (7.14%) Sass
6 2 (7.14%) SOAP
6 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) W3C
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Web Development
2 4 (14.29%) CRM
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile First
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Content Management
5 1 (3.57%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.57%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) MCAD
2 1 (3.57%) MCSD
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Nintex
4 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
5 1 (3.57%) Lotus
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow