The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 46 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 18 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.09% 4.90% 6.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.04% 25.95% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 25
Average daily rate
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£370 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £325 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £480 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% +2.43%
SharePoint
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
163 158 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.93% 18.90% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 113 70
Average daily rate £348 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (26.00%) C#
3 12 (24.00%) HTML
3 12 (24.00%) CSS
3 12 (24.00%) Windows
3 12 (24.00%) Finance
4 11 (22.00%) .NET
5 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
7 8 (16.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (16.00%) HTML5
8 7 (14.00%) Project Planning
8 7 (14.00%) Quantitative Analysis
8 7 (14.00%) jQuery
8 7 (14.00%) Qualitative Analysis
8 7 (14.00%) Information Governance
8 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (14.00%) Programme Management
9 6 (12.00%) Clustering
9 6 (12.00%) MS Office
9 6 (12.00%) SQL
9 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (12.00%) Degree
9 6 (12.00%) Marketing
9 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 10 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (16.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (10.00%) IIS
4 4 (8.00%) Apache
4 4 (8.00%) MediaWiki
4 4 (8.00%) Confluence
4 4 (8.00%) nginx
5 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (4.00%) CMS
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.00%) Lync
6 2 (4.00%) Umbraco
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.00%) MS Office
3 5 (10.00%) MS Project
4 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Office 365
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) LDAP
2 4 (8.00%) VPN
3 2 (4.00%) Intranet
3 2 (4.00%) LAN
3 2 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) Network Security
4 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) VoIP
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) IPv6
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) OSPF
4 1 (2.00%) BGP
4 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.00%) Subversion
2 4 (8.00%) Hudson
2 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.00%) JIRA
2 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) Electronics
3 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Programme Support Officer
7 2 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.00%) VMware Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) HTML
1 12 (24.00%) CSS
2 11 (22.00%) .NET
3 8 (16.00%) HTML5
4 7 (14.00%) jQuery
4 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.00%) Ajax
5 4 (8.00%) CSS3
6 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.00%) WCF
7 1 (2.00%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.00%) MDX
7 1 (2.00%) Web Services
7 1 (2.00%) XML
7 1 (2.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Clustering
2 5 (10.00%) DTV
3 4 (8.00%) Wiki
4 3 (6.00%) User Experience
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) NHS
6 1 (2.00%) PDA
6 1 (2.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Debian
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (8.00%) CentOS
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.00%) UNIX
6 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.00%) Project Planning
2 7 (14.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 7 (14.00%) Qualitative Analysis
2 7 (14.00%) Information Governance
2 7 (14.00%) Programme Management
3 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (10.00%) CRM
4 5 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (8.00%) Build Automation
5 4 (8.00%) DevOps
6 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL
6 3 (6.00%) Content Management
6 3 (6.00%) Scrum
6 3 (6.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) C#
2 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.00%) MCSE
3 1 (2.00%) MCDST
3 1 (2.00%) MCTS
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) CCEE
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ECDL
3 1 (2.00%) MCP
3 1 (2.00%) MCSA
3 1 (2.00%) MCT
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) Samba
2 4 (8.00%) iptables
2 4 (8.00%) Postfix
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.00%) XenServer
5 1 (2.00%) vCloud
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Puppet
1 4 (8.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) SAP
3 4 (8.00%) VMware
3 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.00%) Dell
5 1 (2.00%) Avaya
5 1 (2.00%) McAfee
5 1 (2.00%) Business Objects
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