The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bournemouth region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 21 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.50% 13.68% 10.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.68% 52.00% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 10
Average daily rate £350 £685 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.90% +92.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Application Platforms Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
31 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 25.83% 26.32% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 17
Average daily rate £488 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
SharePoint
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SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

SharePoint
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft