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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 42 52 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 18 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.93% 2.92% 4.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.13% 14.29% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 22
Median daily rate £400 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.76% +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
64 182 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.42% 20.47% 19.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 111 78
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £27.80 £61.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 August 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 August 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 +8 8 £385 +23.20% 1
Mid Wales +5 2 £338 +27.35%
West Wales +3 2 £400 +12.28%
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (45.16%) Windows
1 14 (45.16%) Office 365
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
4 9 (29.03%) C#
4 9 (29.03%) XML
4 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
4 9 (29.03%) Skype for Business
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
5 8 (25.81%) Skype
5 8 (25.81%) Migration
5 8 (25.81%) Web Services
6 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
7 6 (19.35%) IBM Notes
7 6 (19.35%) Lotus
7 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
8 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
8 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
9 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (9.68%) VMware
10 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (29.03%) Skype for Business
2 6 (19.35%) IBM Notes
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (9.68%) IBM Domino
5 2 (6.45%) CMS
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
6 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.45%) SAP HR
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Skype
2 3 (9.68%) Intranet
2 3 (9.68%) LDAP
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) SMTP
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) QlikView
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (6.45%) Welsh Language
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) CRM Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) DBA
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) HR Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) HR Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Process Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Web Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) XML
3 8 (25.81%) Web Services
4 2 (6.45%) CSS
4 2 (6.45%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Learning Management System
1 2 (6.45%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Migration
2 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) BPMN
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Content Management
5 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 2 (6.45%) Data Flow Diagram
5 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Document Management
5 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) UML
5 2 (6.45%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) C#
2 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.23%) MCAD
3 1 (3.23%) MCSD
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Lotus
3 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Alterian
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Dell