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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 28 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 35 37 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.85% 5.64% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 27.13% 34.58% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 3
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£350 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £174 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% +10.52%
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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
129 107 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.89% 16.31% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 69 36
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Average hourly rate £19.23 £25.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.08% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £25.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.00 £22.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -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 27 March 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 27 March 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
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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 -2 27 £363 +6.61% 5
Mid Wales - - - - 1
North Wales - - - - 3
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (45.12%) SQL Server
2 36 (43.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (42.68%) SQL
4 28 (34.15%) .NET
4 28 (34.15%) Data Modelling
5 27 (32.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (32.93%) Security Cleared
6 26 (31.71%) Microsoft
7 25 (30.49%) SC Cleared
8 23 (28.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 22 (26.83%) CRM
9 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (25.61%) Migration
11 19 (23.17%) C#
12 18 (21.95%) OLAP
12 18 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (21.95%) Scrum
12 18 (21.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 18 (21.95%) PerformancePoint
12 18 (21.95%) MDX
12 18 (21.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (20.73%) BDD
13 17 (20.73%) TDD
14 16 (19.51%) XML
15 15 (18.29%) Subversion
15 15 (18.29%) .NET Framework
15 15 (18.29%) Office 365
16 14 (17.07%) MS Office
16 14 (17.07%) CSS
16 14 (17.07%) HTML

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (15.85%) Lync
2 6 (7.32%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (6.10%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.66%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.66%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.66%) CMS
6 2 (2.44%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Office
2 12 (14.63%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.22%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.22%) FrameMaker
4 1 (1.22%) CorelDRAW
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.22%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (18.29%) Office 365
3 6 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) Intranet
2 7 (8.54%) Internet
3 3 (3.66%) MPLS
3 3 (3.66%) Wireless
3 3 (3.66%) IP Telephony
3 3 (3.66%) Network Security
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.66%) NAS
3 3 (3.66%) LAN
3 3 (3.66%) WAN
3 3 (3.66%) SAN
4 1 (1.22%) DHCP
4 1 (1.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (45.12%) SQL Server
2 27 (32.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (21.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 18 (21.95%) PerformancePoint
3 18 (21.95%) OLAP
3 18 (21.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 11 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.66%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.44%) MS Access
7 2 (2.44%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 36 (43.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (18.29%) Subversion
3 13 (15.85%) JIRA
3 13 (15.85%) Selenium
3 13 (15.85%) Bugzilla
3 13 (15.85%) WebDriver
4 12 (14.63%) Jenkins
5 9 (10.98%) Visual Studio
6 7 (8.54%) TortoiseSVN
7 5 (6.10%) JUnit
7 5 (6.10%) JMeter
7 5 (6.10%) TestNG
8 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.44%) NUnit
9 2 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Publishing
3 2 (2.44%) Back Office
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (30.49%) Developer
2 16 (19.51%) Analyst
3 12 (14.63%) Project Manager
3 12 (14.63%) Tester
4 11 (13.41%) Data Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Database Developer
5 9 (10.98%) SQL Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.32%) Support Manager
7 6 (7.32%) Applications Support Manager
7 6 (7.32%) Applications Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Web Project Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Web Manager
9 3 (3.66%) SharePoint Administrator
9 3 (3.66%) Developer Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Administrator
9 3 (3.66%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (3.66%) Programmer
9 3 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.15%) .NET
2 18 (21.95%) MDX
3 16 (19.51%) XML
4 15 (18.29%) .NET Framework
5 14 (17.07%) HTML
5 14 (17.07%) CSS
6 10 (12.20%) Web Services
7 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET
7 7 (8.54%) Ajax
7 7 (8.54%) jQuery
8 5 (6.10%) HTML5
8 5 (6.10%) CSS3
9 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (2.44%) REST
10 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Open Source
2 11 (13.41%) Client/Server
3 9 (10.98%) User Experience
4 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (1.22%) GIS
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Windows
1 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Data Modelling
2 22 (26.83%) CRM
2 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.61%) Migration
4 18 (21.95%) Scrum
4 18 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (20.73%) TDD
5 17 (20.73%) BDD
6 12 (14.63%) Automation Testing
6 12 (14.63%) Load Testing
6 12 (14.63%) Test Management
6 12 (14.63%) Test Scripting
7 11 (13.41%) Project Management
7 11 (13.41%) Data Migration
8 8 (9.76%) Kanban
8 8 (9.76%) Software Testing
9 7 (8.54%) Content Management
9 7 (8.54%) Web Design
9 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.32%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.68%) SQL
2 19 (23.17%) C#
3 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.54%) Java
5 5 (6.10%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 3 (3.66%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) Security Cleared
2 25 (30.49%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.76%) ISEB
3 8 (9.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.22%) HND
5 1 (1.22%) VCP5
5 1 (1.22%) Degree
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.66%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 26 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) Alterian
3 4 (4.88%) Casewise
4 3 (3.66%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.66%) Juniper
4 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco
5 2 (2.44%) VMware
6 1 (1.22%) IBM
6 1 (1.22%) Adobe
6 1 (1.22%) Citrix
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle
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