The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for SharePoint Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 69 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.17% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £321 £400
% change year-on-year +5.91% -19.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -

SharePoint Server is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 112 90 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 20.11% 15.38% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 58 55
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +113.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing SharePoint Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in South Wales

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint Server in South Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in South Wales

SharePoint Server
Top 18 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Intranet
2 2 (40.00%) Extranet
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in South 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Extranet
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior ASP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware