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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 27 29 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 39 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.64% 4.37% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 31.45% 29.73% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 4
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£400 £388 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £534 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +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
124 74 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.95% 14.71% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 41 35
Average daily rate £400 £388 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £525 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £11.75 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +6 28 £400 +3.22% 5
Mid Wales - - - -
North Wales - - - - 1
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (46.84%) SQL Server
2 33 (41.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (36.71%) .NET
4 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
4 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (34.18%) Security Cleared
5 26 (32.91%) C#
6 25 (31.65%) SQL
7 23 (29.11%) SC Cleared
8 22 (27.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (27.85%) Data Modelling
9 21 (26.58%) Scrum
9 21 (26.58%) Migration
10 20 (25.32%) TDD
10 20 (25.32%) BDD
11 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (21.52%) Software Testing
11 17 (21.52%) MS Office
12 16 (20.25%) CSS
12 16 (20.25%) HTML
12 16 (20.25%) XML
12 16 (20.25%) Subversion
13 15 (18.99%) Bugzilla
13 15 (18.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (18.99%) ISEB
13 15 (18.99%) WebDriver
13 15 (18.99%) Open Source
13 15 (18.99%) ISTQB
13 15 (18.99%) JIRA
13 15 (18.99%) Selenium

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (17.72%) Lync
2 7 (8.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.06%) ArcGIS
3 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.53%) CMS
6 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) MS Office
2 13 (16.46%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.27%) FrameMaker
4 1 (1.27%) CorelDRAW
4 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.27%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (16.46%) Office 365
3 5 (6.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Intranet
2 5 (6.33%) Internet
3 3 (3.80%) MPLS
3 3 (3.80%) LAN
3 3 (3.80%) WAN
3 3 (3.80%) SAN
3 3 (3.80%) IP Telephony
3 3 (3.80%) Wireless
3 3 (3.80%) NAS
3 3 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.80%) Network Security
4 1 (1.27%) DHCP
4 1 (1.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (46.84%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (18.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (13.92%) OLAP
4 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (13.92%) PerformancePoint
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.06%) MS Access
6 2 (2.53%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 33 (41.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (20.25%) Subversion
3 15 (18.99%) Bugzilla
3 15 (18.99%) WebDriver
3 15 (18.99%) JIRA
3 15 (18.99%) Selenium
4 14 (17.72%) TortoiseSVN
4 14 (17.72%) Jenkins
5 11 (13.92%) Visual Studio
6 7 (8.86%) Ant
6 7 (8.86%) JUnit
6 7 (8.86%) Maven
6 7 (8.86%) JMeter
6 7 (8.86%) TestNG
7 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.27%) NUnit
8 1 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Publishing
3 2 (2.53%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Front Office
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (31.65%) Developer
1 25 (31.65%) Analyst
2 13 (16.46%) Data Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Tester
4 9 (11.39%) Project Manager
5 8 (10.13%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Test Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Database Developer
7 5 (6.33%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Web Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Web Project Manager
8 4 (5.06%) SharePoint Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) Administrator
9 3 (3.80%) Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Automation Tester
10 2 (2.53%) Web Tester
10 2 (2.53%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) .NET
2 16 (20.25%) CSS
2 16 (20.25%) HTML
2 16 (20.25%) XML
3 13 (16.46%) .NET Framework
4 11 (13.92%) MDX
5 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET
6 9 (11.39%) Ajax
7 8 (10.13%) jQuery
7 8 (10.13%) CSS3
7 8 (10.13%) HTML5
8 5 (6.33%) Web Services
8 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (5.06%) REST
9 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.53%) CAML
10 2 (2.53%) XSL
10 2 (2.53%) XSLT
11 1 (1.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Open Source
2 11 (13.92%) Client/Server
3 9 (11.39%) User Experience
4 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.53%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) GIS
5 1 (1.27%) AS400
5 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.85%) Data Modelling
3 21 (26.58%) Scrum
3 21 (26.58%) Migration
4 20 (25.32%) TDD
4 20 (25.32%) BDD
5 17 (21.52%) Software Testing
6 15 (18.99%) Kanban
7 14 (17.72%) Data Migration
7 14 (17.72%) Load Testing
7 14 (17.72%) Test Management
7 14 (17.72%) Test Scripting
7 14 (17.72%) Automation Testing
7 14 (17.72%) CRM
8 12 (15.19%) Project Management
9 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.86%) MVC
11 6 (7.59%) Validation
12 5 (6.33%) ETL
12 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) C#
2 25 (31.65%) SQL
3 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.39%) Java
5 5 (6.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.27%) C
6 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (34.18%) Security Cleared
2 23 (29.11%) SC Cleared
3 15 (18.99%) ISEB
3 15 (18.99%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.53%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) HND
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.27%) VCP5
5 1 (1.27%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (17.72%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.80%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Alterian
2 5 (6.33%) Casewise
3 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
3 3 (3.80%) Cisco
3 3 (3.80%) Juniper
4 2 (2.53%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.53%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe
5 1 (1.27%) IBM
5 1 (1.27%) Citrix
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