The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 48 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 12 30 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.26% 3.76% 6.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.95% 16.67% 34.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 30
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £301 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
- +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
SharePoint
UK

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
86 180 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 16.17% 22.56% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 109 98
Median daily rate £350 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £20.31 £15.98 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -36.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
South Wales +5 11 £375 +11.11% 2
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
1 15 (46.88%) Migration
2 12 (37.50%) Lotus
2 12 (37.50%) IBM Notes
2 12 (37.50%) Office 365
3 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (31.25%) Document Management
5 9 (28.13%) MS Office
6 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.00%) XML
6 8 (25.00%) .NET
6 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
7 7 (21.88%) MS Visio
7 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (18.75%) Data Migration
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle
8 6 (18.75%) SQL
9 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
9 5 (15.63%) Data Flow Diagram
10 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
10 4 (12.50%) Skype
10 4 (12.50%) Records Management
10 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
10 4 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (12.50%) Validation

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (37.50%) IBM Notes
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.38%) IBM Domino
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.13%) Content Management Server
4 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Office
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.25%) SAP HR
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (3.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Office 365
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Skype
2 3 (9.38%) SMTP
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) Intranet
3 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
5 3 (9.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Welsh Language
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) DBA
5 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
6 4 (12.50%) Data Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Lotus Notes Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) HR Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Office 365 Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Office 365 Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Process Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
8 2 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (6.25%) Web Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
1 8 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Learning Management System
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Data Conversion
2 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.13%) Informatics
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Migration
2 10 (31.25%) Document Management
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Data Flow Diagram
6 4 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.50%) Information Management
6 4 (12.50%) Records Management
6 4 (12.50%) Validation
7 3 (9.38%) CRM
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 2 (6.25%) Content Management
8 2 (6.25%) Data Mapping
8 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.13%) MCAD
4 1 (3.13%) MCSD
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 3 (9.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Lotus
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) Alterian