The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 28 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 20 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.44% 4.30% 3.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.83% 21.33% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate
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£225 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.93% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £38.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +62.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -35.00%
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Cambridgeshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
96 75 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.33% 20.16% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 31 32
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £515 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 8
Average hourly rate £23.00 £38.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.25% +81.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.30 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £47.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (30.00%) ISO 9001
4 8 (26.67%) Windows
5 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 6 (20.00%) Firewall
5 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.00%) MCP
5 6 (20.00%) Mitel
6 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 5 (16.67%) Project Management
6 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (13.33%) BPR
7 4 (13.33%) Cognos
7 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
7 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Information Management
7 4 (13.33%) Use Case
8 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (10.00%) Degree
8 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.00%) Kindle
8 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (10.00%) MS Office
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle
8 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) Finance
8 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.00%) PMP

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (6.67%) Lync
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.33%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS Project
3 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) QlikView
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Service Desk Technician
3 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Graduate
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.67%) IT Architect
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) PMO Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.00%) Kindle
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) BPR
3 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Information Management
3 4 (13.33%) Use Case
4 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Workflow
5 2 (6.67%) SOA
5 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
1 2 (6.67%) C
1 2 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCP
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) PMP
2 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (20.00%) Mitel
2 4 (13.33%) Cognos
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (6.67%) Planview
5 1 (3.33%) ForgeRock
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) VMware
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