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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 51 57 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 14 27 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.12% 3.08% 4.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.47% 12.50% 24.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 25
Median daily rate £370 £388 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +11.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £409
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 £30.50 £21.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+43.52% +18.05%
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
85 216 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 12.86% 24.63% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 148 79
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £325 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 7
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 £11.85 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £38.20 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 29 September 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 29 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
South Wales +4 8 £370 -7.50% 1
West Wales -6 2 £400 +12.28%
Mid Wales +1 1 £338 -
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wales region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 12 (48.00%) .NET
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) Office 365
3 9 (36.00%) Skype for Business
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (32.00%) Web Services
4 8 (32.00%) XML
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) Skype
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.00%) CSS
8 4 (16.00%) HTML
8 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (12.00%) Web Development
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (12.00%) VMware
9 3 (12.00%) PHP
9 3 (12.00%) LDAP
9 3 (12.00%) SAN

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 9 (36.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Skype
2 3 (12.00%) Intranet
2 3 (12.00%) LDAP
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) QlikView
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (8.00%) Advertising
1 2 (8.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) CRM Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Web Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) HR Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) HR Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 8 (32.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) SOAP
5 1 (4.00%) Ajax
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) LINQ
5 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) Web Development
3 2 (8.00%) Content Management
3 2 (8.00%) CRM
3 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) BPMN
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) MVC
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C#
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) MCAD
2 1 (4.00%) MCSD
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Alterian
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (4.00%) Lotus
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore