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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 20 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 12 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.56% 5.53% 1.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 40.00% 28.95% 7.50%
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 £360 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.49 - £22.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
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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
30 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 13.89% 19.10% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 25
Average daily rate £445 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.99 £15.00 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.56% -34.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -9.73%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 11 (39.29%) SQL
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) QA
4 8 (28.57%) SAN
5 6 (21.43%) SAS
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (21.43%) Predictive Analytics
5 6 (21.43%) Visualisation
5 6 (21.43%) Analytics
5 6 (21.43%) Time Series Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
6 5 (17.86%) Data Management
6 5 (17.86%) Firewall
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (14.29%) MPLS
7 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (14.29%) VMware
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco
7 4 (14.29%) VoIP
7 4 (14.29%) WAN
7 4 (14.29%) CommVault
7 4 (14.29%) EMC
7 4 (14.29%) IIS
7 4 (14.29%) COM+
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (21.43%) SAS
2 4 (14.29%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.71%) IBM Notes
3 3 (10.71%) Documentum
3 3 (10.71%) FileNet
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SAN
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) MPLS
3 4 (14.29%) VoIP
3 4 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Data Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Business Data Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support
7 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Architect
7 1 (3.57%) ICT Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Network Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Network Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) COM+
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Visualisation
2 3 (10.71%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (21.43%) Predictive Analytics
2 6 (21.43%) Analytics
2 6 (21.43%) Time Series Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Data Management
4 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.71%) Content Management
5 3 (10.71%) MVC
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.57%) Time Management
7 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.57%) Validation
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
2 2 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) NetCrunch
2 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) CommVault
2 4 (14.29%) EMC
3 3 (10.71%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.71%) Vignette
3 3 (10.71%) Lotus
4 2 (7.14%) Splunk
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) Apple