The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 116 82 111
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +29
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 10 47 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 1.82% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.53% 9.14% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £354 £373
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -5.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
- +126.08%
SharePoint Server
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
395 514 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.91% 19.95% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 289 128
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £441 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 23
Average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £37.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint Server across the Berkshire region.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Reading -12 9 £300 -25.14% 3
Bracknell - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
SharePoint Server
South East

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 21 (80.77%) Security Cleared
2 17 (65.38%) SharePoint
3 16 (61.54%) .NET
3 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
4 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 13 (50.00%) Windows
6 12 (46.15%) C#
7 11 (42.31%) SQL
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
9 7 (26.92%) IDOL
9 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
10 6 (23.08%) MS Office
10 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 6 (23.08%) Workflow
10 6 (23.08%) Meridio
10 6 (23.08%) Web Development
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle
11 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
11 5 (19.23%) XML
11 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
12 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
12 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
12 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (15.38%) SCCM
12 4 (15.38%) Web Services
12 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (65.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.85%) CMS
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (23.08%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) IDOL
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (11.54%) OLAP
4 3 (11.54%) DTS
5 2 (7.69%) EDRMS
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) StarTeam
3 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
1 9 (34.62%) SharePoint Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Designer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
4 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Designer
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Design Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (19.23%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) Web Services
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) CSS
6 2 (7.69%) HTML
7 1 (3.85%) WCF
7 1 (3.85%) WPF
7 1 (3.85%) WF
7 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
7 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Workflow
1 6 (23.08%) Web Development
2 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
2 3 (11.54%) Document Management
2 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Validation
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) SOA
4 1 (3.85%) ETL
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
4 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 4 (15.38%) VBScript
4 4 (15.38%) VB
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) Security Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
1 4 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (11.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Meridio
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 3 (11.54%) Borland
6 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.85%) Informatica
6 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.85%) Google
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