The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 32 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 60 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.30% 4.21% 4.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.85% 28.10% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 17 18
Average daily rate
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£345 £317 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.00% -9.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £408 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.06%
SharePoint
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
208 153 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.37% 14.97% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 78 46
Average daily rate £350 £378 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +37.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -15.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 50 £343 +22.50% 7
High Wycombe - - - -
Marlow - - - -
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 51 (39.84%) SharePoint 2013
2 41 (32.03%) Finance
3 36 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 31 (24.22%) Security Cleared
5 28 (21.88%) .NET
6 26 (20.31%) SC Cleared
7 22 (17.19%) Windows
8 21 (16.41%) MS Excel
9 20 (15.63%) PRINCE2
10 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (14.06%) Change Management
11 18 (14.06%) Project Management
12 17 (13.28%) ITIL
12 17 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (11.72%) Business Analysis
13 15 (11.72%) MS Exchange
13 15 (11.72%) Intranet
13 15 (11.72%) .NET Framework
13 15 (11.72%) Lync
13 15 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (10.94%) Office 365
14 14 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (10.94%) PowerShell
14 14 (10.94%) Migration
15 13 (10.16%) Telecoms
15 13 (10.16%) C#
16 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
16 12 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
17 11 (8.59%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (8.59%) MS Office

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 51 (39.84%) SharePoint 2013
2 15 (11.72%) MS Exchange
2 15 (11.72%) Lync
2 15 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (8.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (6.25%) CMS
6 8 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (6.25%) Kentico
7 6 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (3.91%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (2.34%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.34%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.56%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (16.41%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.59%) MS Office
3 10 (7.81%) MS Project
4 6 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.94%) Office 365
2 3 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.72%) Intranet
2 5 (3.91%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.56%) Broadband
3 2 (1.56%) LAN
3 2 (1.56%) 3G
3 2 (1.56%) 2G
3 2 (1.56%) 4G
4 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.78%) Network Security
4 1 (0.78%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.78%) Extranet
4 1 (0.78%) PBX
4 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) NUnit
1 8 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (32.03%) Finance
2 13 (10.16%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.91%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.13%) Electronics
4 4 (3.13%) Marketing
5 3 (2.34%) Automotive
6 2 (1.56%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (28.91%) Analyst
2 21 (16.41%) Business Analyst
3 17 (13.28%) Developer
4 16 (12.50%) Administrator
5 15 (11.72%) Project Manager
6 10 (7.81%) .NET Developer
7 8 (6.25%) SharePoint Administrator
8 6 (4.69%) Project Leader
8 6 (4.69%) Project Officer
8 6 (4.69%) SharePoint Developer
8 6 (4.69%) Project Support Officer
8 6 (4.69%) SharePoint Business Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) BizTalk Administrator
9 5 (3.91%) Architect
9 5 (3.91%) Author
9 5 (3.91%) Technical Author
10 4 (3.13%) Financial Business Analyst
10 4 (3.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 4 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
11 3 (2.34%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.88%) .NET
2 15 (11.72%) .NET Framework
3 9 (7.03%) HTML
3 9 (7.03%) CSS
4 8 (6.25%) WCF
4 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (5.47%) XSL
5 7 (5.47%) XHTML
6 6 (4.69%) jQuery
7 5 (3.91%) Middleware
8 3 (2.34%) XML
9 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 1 (0.78%) HTML5
10 1 (0.78%) Ajax
10 1 (0.78%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.13%) DTV
3 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.56%) PMI
4 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.78%) RIA
5 1 (0.78%) Copywriting
5 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.19%) Windows
2 11 (8.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (8.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (2.34%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.56%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.56%) Linux
7 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.63%) PRINCE2
2 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.06%) Change Management
3 18 (14.06%) Project Management
4 17 (13.28%) ITIL
4 17 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (11.72%) Business Analysis
6 14 (10.94%) Migration
7 10 (7.81%) Scrum
8 8 (6.25%) OOD
8 8 (6.25%) SOA
8 8 (6.25%) OO
8 8 (6.25%) TDD
8 8 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 8 (6.25%) MVC
9 7 (5.47%) Web Usability
9 7 (5.47%) Information Architecture
9 7 (5.47%) CRM
10 6 (4.69%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.94%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.16%) C#
3 2 (1.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (24.22%) Security Cleared
2 26 (20.31%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.47%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.56%) Degree
6 1 (0.78%) MCITP
6 1 (0.78%) GSAE
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ISEB
6 1 (0.78%) HNC
6 1 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.69%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) SCCM
2 1 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.13%) SAP
2 4 (3.13%) Citrix
3 3 (2.34%) Remedy
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle
4 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.56%) VMware
5 1 (0.78%) Nintex
5 1 (0.78%) Lumension
5 1 (0.78%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.78%) HP
5 1 (0.78%) Dell
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