The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 17 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 Bristol 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 34 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 44 44 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.65% 6.81% 4.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.66% 40.37% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 26
Average daily rate £363 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
186 109 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.64% 16.87% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 71 102
Average daily rate £350 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.08% -11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Average hourly rate £18.50 £9.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.55% -57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £9.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £9.00 £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 26 (40.00%) .NET
2 25 (38.46%) C#
2 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 20 (30.77%) SQL
3 20 (30.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
5 16 (24.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 16 (24.62%) SC Cleared
6 14 (21.54%) Finance
7 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET
7 11 (16.92%) Windows
7 11 (16.92%) MVC
8 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
9 8 (12.31%) MS Office
9 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
9 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
9 8 (12.31%) Intranet
10 7 (10.77%) Oracle
10 7 (10.77%) VBA
10 7 (10.77%) Publishing
10 7 (10.77%) InfoPath
11 6 (9.23%) Supplier Management
11 6 (9.23%) Web Services
11 6 (9.23%) XML
11 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
11 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (7.69%) Service Management
12 5 (7.69%) Remedy
12 5 (7.69%) ITIL
12 5 (7.69%) WCF

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 20 (30.77%) SharePoint 2013
2 16 (24.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Office
1 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.77%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.08%) MS Project
3 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) Intranet
2 2 (3.08%) VoIP
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
3 1 (1.54%) VPN
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) MS Access
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.08%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.54%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.54%) Moq
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Publishing
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Developer
2 19 (29.23%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Architect
4 8 (12.31%) Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Consultant
5 7 (10.77%) SharePoint Consultant
5 7 (10.77%) SharePoint Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Service Improvement Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.08%) MI Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Requirements Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior SharePoint Developer
8 1 (1.54%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.00%) .NET
2 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET
3 6 (9.23%) Web Services
3 6 (9.23%) XML
4 5 (7.69%) WCF
5 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (4.62%) CSS
7 2 (3.08%) HTML
7 2 (3.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 2 (3.08%) XSLT
7 2 (3.08%) XHTML
8 1 (1.54%) Ajax
8 1 (1.54%) jQuery
8 1 (1.54%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.54%) Clustering
2 1 (1.54%) PDA
2 1 (1.54%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) MVC
2 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
2 6 (9.23%) Supplier Management
3 5 (7.69%) Service Management
3 5 (7.69%) ITIL
3 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (6.15%) Migration
4 4 (6.15%) ERP
4 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.62%) UML
5 3 (4.62%) OO
5 3 (4.62%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.08%) Workflow
6 2 (3.08%) Project Management
6 2 (3.08%) Scrum
6 2 (3.08%) Information Management
6 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.08%) Logistics
6 2 (3.08%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (3.08%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) C#
2 20 (30.77%) SQL
3 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.77%) VBA
5 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
2 16 (24.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) SCCM
1 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) Remedy
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.08%) Meridio
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Citrix
5 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
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Venn Group - UK
Rate: 35-50 Per Hour
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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