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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 43 53 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.54% 3.22% 6.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.55% 11.83% 33.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 24
Median daily rate £370 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £245 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £7.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.76% +18.05%
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
55 186 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 10.60% 27.19% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 130 71
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £325 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £460 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.75 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £44.00 £71.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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 +11 3 £350 -17.64%
Newport +8 1 £125 -73.68%
SharePoint
Wales

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Office 365
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) Intranet
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Alterian
5 2 (15.38%) Content Management
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Welsh Language
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) CMS
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) Lotus
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce

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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
2 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 2 (15.38%) Umbraco
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Domino
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Intranet
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (7.69%) Skype
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (15.38%) Welsh Language
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Web Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) LINQ
5 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Content Management
1 2 (15.38%) CRM
1 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) BPMN
2 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.69%) UML
2 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCAD
2 1 (7.69%) MCSD
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Alterian
2 2 (15.38%) Lotus
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Sitecore