The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 41 44 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.32% 6.12% 1.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.85% 33.59% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 4
Average daily rate
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£344 £340 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.10% +12.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £177 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.41 £20.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+23.95% +1.23%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
165 131 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 21.40% 18.22% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 87 40
Average daily rate £423 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the Wales region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Wales region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 20 April 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
South Wales -13 26 £350 +2.94% 7
North Wales -9 1 - -
Mid Wales - - - -
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UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 38 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 37 (46.25%) SQL
3 34 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 31 (38.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
7 25 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 23 (28.75%) SC Cleared
8 23 (28.75%) .NET
9 22 (27.50%) OLAP
9 22 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 22 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (27.50%) MDX
9 22 (27.50%) PerformancePoint
9 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 21 (26.25%) CRM
11 19 (23.75%) Migration
12 17 (21.25%) C#
12 17 (21.25%) Office 365
13 16 (20.00%) MS Office
13 16 (20.00%) CSS
13 16 (20.00%) XML
14 14 (17.50%) HTML
14 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
14 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (13.75%) Dynamics CRM
15 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
15 11 (13.75%) Web Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 11 (13.75%) Lync
2 7 (8.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.75%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.50%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.25%) CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (20.00%) MS Office
2 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.25%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.25%) CorelDRAW
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.25%) FrameMaker
5 1 (1.25%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (21.25%) Office 365
3 4 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) Intranet
2 7 (8.75%) Internet
3 3 (3.75%) MPLS
3 3 (3.75%) SAN
3 3 (3.75%) LAN
3 3 (3.75%) WAN
3 3 (3.75%) Wireless
3 3 (3.75%) IP Telephony
3 3 (3.75%) Network Security
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.75%) NAS
4 1 (1.25%) DHCP
4 1 (1.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 31 (38.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (27.50%) OLAP
3 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 22 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 22 (27.50%) PerformancePoint
4 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.50%) Ingres
7 2 (2.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 34 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.25%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.75%) JUnit
3 7 (8.75%) Subversion
3 7 (8.75%) Selenium
3 7 (8.75%) WebDriver
3 7 (8.75%) TestNG
4 6 (7.50%) JIRA
4 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.50%) JMeter
4 6 (7.50%) Bugzilla
5 3 (3.75%) NUnit
6 2 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (8.75%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Publishing
3 2 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (37.50%) Developer
2 16 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) Data Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) Project Manager
4 10 (12.50%) Database Developer
4 10 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Applications Support
6 6 (7.50%) Applications Manager
6 6 (7.50%) Applications Support Manager
6 6 (7.50%) Support Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Tester
7 5 (6.25%) Web Project Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Web Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (3.75%) Programmer
9 3 (3.75%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.75%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) .NET
2 22 (27.50%) MDX
3 16 (20.00%) CSS
3 16 (20.00%) XML
4 14 (17.50%) HTML
5 11 (13.75%) Web Services
6 10 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 9 (11.25%) jQuery
8 7 (8.75%) Ajax
9 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.25%) HTML5
9 5 (6.25%) CSS3
10 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.50%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.50%) REST
11 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (1.25%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) User Experience
2 6 (7.50%) Open Source
2 6 (7.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (1.25%) AS400
4 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.25%) OS/400
1 1 (1.25%) Windows
1 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 22 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (26.25%) CRM
4 19 (23.75%) Migration
5 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (13.75%) Data Migration
7 10 (12.50%) BDD
8 9 (11.25%) TDD
8 9 (11.25%) Scrum
9 8 (10.00%) Project Management
10 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.75%) Web Design
10 7 (8.75%) Content Management
11 6 (7.50%) Load Testing
11 6 (7.50%) Test Management
11 6 (7.50%) Test Scripting
11 6 (7.50%) Automation Testing
11 6 (7.50%) ITIL
11 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
12 5 (6.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.25%) SQL
2 17 (21.25%) C#
3 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.00%) Java
5 5 (6.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 3 (3.75%) C
7 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 23 (28.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) HND
4 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.25%) VCP5
4 1 (1.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) Alterian
3 4 (5.00%) Casewise
4 3 (3.75%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco
4 3 (3.75%) Juniper
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) VMware
5 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
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