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 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
Rank 27 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.80% 5.16% 1.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.44% 22.92% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Average daily rate
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£445 £475 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.31% +27.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £475 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.49 - £22.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -5.12%
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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
45 48 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 19.65% 22.54% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 19
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £196 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £448 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 10 (38.46%) SQL
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
1 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) QA
3 7 (26.92%) SAN
4 6 (23.08%) SAS
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (23.08%) Predictive Analytics
4 6 (23.08%) Visualisation
4 6 (23.08%) Analytics
4 6 (23.08%) Time Series Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
5 5 (19.23%) Data Management
6 4 (15.38%) VMware
6 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (15.38%) Firewall
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco
6 4 (15.38%) EMC
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) COM+
6 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 4 (15.38%) IIS
6 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (11.54%) Sitecore
7 3 (11.54%) WebSphere

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (23.08%) SAS
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
3 3 (11.54%) FileNet
3 3 (11.54%) Documentum
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) VoIP
3 3 (11.54%) MPLS
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.54%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Data Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Business Data Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Architect
7 1 (3.85%) IT Support
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Network Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) COM+
2 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Visualisation
2 3 (11.54%) Social Media
3 1 (3.85%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (23.08%) Predictive Analytics
2 6 (23.08%) Analytics
2 6 (23.08%) Time Series Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Data Management
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (11.54%) MVC
5 3 (11.54%) Content Management
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.85%) Time Management
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.85%) Service Management
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) VBScript
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) NetCrunch
2 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
2 4 (15.38%) EMC
3 3 (11.54%) Sitecore
3 3 (11.54%) Vignette
3 3 (11.54%) CommVault
3 3 (11.54%) Lotus
4 2 (7.69%) Splunk
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Dell