Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 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.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 65 68
Rank change year-on-year -25 +3 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 25 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.49% 2.36% 2.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.31% 13.81% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 23
Wales median daily rate £419 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.26% -8.67% -0.33%
10th Percentile £309 £182 £135
90th Percentile £544 £438 £475
UK median daily rate £412 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +9.87% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Wales median hourly rate £16.25 - -
UK median hourly rate £23.58 £20.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +17.88% -27.27% +22.22%

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

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 301 210 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 17.99% 17.06% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 131 135
Wales median daily rate £450 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% +10.75%
10th Percentile £309 £134 £263
90th Percentile £588 £525 £610
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 8
Wales median hourly rate £23.00 £11.00 £15.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +109.09% -29.43% -25.77%
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.00 £11.95
90th Percentile £61.00 £24.08 £21.58
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Wales

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Wales

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Wales over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Wales

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint in Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint 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 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -21 24 £419 +28.85% 5
North Wales +1 1 - - 3
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 13 (52.00%) Windows
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (24.00%) Change Management
8 5 (20.00%) Migration
8 5 (20.00%) CRM
8 5 (20.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) VMware
8 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (20.00%) Nintex
9 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (16.00%) Security Hardening
9 4 (16.00%) Office 365
9 4 (16.00%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (16.00%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (16.00%) VSAN
9 4 (16.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
9 4 (16.00%) vCenter Server
9 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving

SharePoint
Co-occurring 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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
1 4 (16.00%) VLAN
1 4 (16.00%) VSAN
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (4.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Front Office
1 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Architect
1 4 (16.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.00%) CRM Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Designer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Support
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Migration Manager
4 1 (4.00%) PMO Lead
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) CSS
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (12.00%) Ajax
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Axis
2 3 (12.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (12.00%) HTML5
2 3 (12.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) Node.js
4 1 (4.00%) React
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) CESG
2 3 (12.00%) PKI
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) e-Health
4 1 (4.00%) LIMS
4 1 (4.00%) NHS
4 1 (4.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) CRM
3 5 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Security Hardening
4 4 (16.00%) SOA
4 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (16.00%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (16.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 3 (12.00%) Demand Management
5 3 (12.00%) High Availability
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
5 3 (12.00%) Scorecard
5 3 (12.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) MCSE
5 2 (8.00%) HNC
6 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
6 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (12.00%) PMO
2 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.00%) GDPR
3 1 (4.00%) HL7
3 1 (4.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (16.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
1 4 (16.00%) SCOM
1 4 (16.00%) vCenter Server
1 4 (16.00%) WSUS
2 1 (4.00%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Nintex
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) McAfee
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (16.00%) Symantec
4 3 (12.00%) BT
4 3 (12.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Aruba
5 2 (8.00%) NETGEAR
5 2 (8.00%) Openreach
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) PTC