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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 45 49 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 6 18 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.24% 3.04% 6.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.69% 12.77% 33.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 29
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £319 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +1.20%
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
78 141 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 16.15% 23.82% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 103 90
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £19.63 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% -16.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +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 24 June 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 4 £394 +4.30%
SharePoint
Wales

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 13 (48.15%) Migration
2 12 (44.44%) IBM Notes
2 12 (44.44%) Lotus
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) Office 365
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) Document Management
5 6 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 6 (22.22%) XML
5 6 (22.22%) .NET
5 6 (22.22%) MS Office
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
7 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
7 4 (14.81%) Records Management
7 4 (14.81%) Skype
7 4 (14.81%) Data Flow Diagram
7 4 (14.81%) Information Management
8 3 (11.11%) CMS
8 3 (11.11%) Validation
8 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 3 (11.11%) SMTP

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 (44.44%) IBM Notes
2 3 (11.11%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (11.11%) IBM Domino
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.70%) Content Management Server
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
1 6 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP HR
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Office 365
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Skype
2 3 (11.11%) SMTP
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) Intranet
3 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 3 (11.11%) Welsh Language
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
1 8 (29.63%) SharePoint Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) DBA
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) HR Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) HR Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Lotus Notes Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Office 365 Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Process Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Web Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Web Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Change Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
1 6 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Learning Management System
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.70%) Informatics
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Migration
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Document Management
3 4 (14.81%) Data Flow Diagram
3 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Information Management
3 4 (14.81%) Records Management
4 3 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Validation
5 2 (7.41%) BPMN
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Content Management
5 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 3 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Lotus
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Alterian
4 2 (7.41%) SAP