The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 3 months to 29 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.

Microsoft SharePoint
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 1.18% - 7.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% - 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £301
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £361 £350
% change year-on-year +1.03% +3.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £23.75 £25.70
% change year-on-year +14.73% -7.58%  

SharePoint 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 West Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8 1 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 9.41% 3.13% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 6
Median daily rate £400 - £419
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.53%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in West Wales

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in West Wales

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in West Wales

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Swansea - 1 £350 -
SharePoint
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 West Wales region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Advertising
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
General
1 3 (75.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Officer
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (50.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus