The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 23 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 16 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.99% 5.12% 3.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.81% 22.92% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £270 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £18.68 £13.04 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Application Platforms Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
62 48 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 23.22% 22.33% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 14
Average daily rate £325 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £105 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £16.52 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.99% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -14.48%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
4 14 (53.85%) VMware
5 13 (50.00%) Finance
6 12 (46.15%) IIS
6 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 11 (42.31%) SAN
7 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
9 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
10 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (26.92%) EMC
11 6 (23.08%) SQL
11 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
11 6 (23.08%) SAS
11 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (19.23%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
13 4 (15.38%) Change Control
14 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (11.54%) Time Series Analysis
14 3 (11.54%) Analytics
14 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
14 3 (11.54%) Predictive Analytics

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 12 (46.15%) IIS
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) SAS
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
4 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) FTP
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) Intranet
4 1 (3.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (11.54%) DB2
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.85%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Toad
1 3 (11.54%) ERwin
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Private Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Data Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Data Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) PDA
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) Video Editing
2 1 (3.85%) Copywriting
2 1 (3.85%) Social Network
2 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.54%) zOS
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (15.38%) Change Control
3 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) Data Management
3 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
3 3 (11.54%) Predictive Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) Time Series Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) ETL
5 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Content Management
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCDPM
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) VMware
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) EMC
4 3 (11.54%) CA
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) Teradata
4 3 (11.54%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.85%) Veeam
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix