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 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 21 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 19 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.99% 4.09% 3.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 36.54% 16.92% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 11
Average daily rate
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£368 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £252 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £9.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+321.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
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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
52 65 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.40% 24.16% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 41
Average daily rate £395 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Average hourly rate £46.00 £11.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -65.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015, 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 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
4 9 (24.32%) Project Management
5 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.62%) ISEB
5 8 (21.62%) Windows
6 7 (18.92%) SAP
6 7 (18.92%) Change Management
6 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.22%) Finance
7 6 (16.22%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
7 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (13.51%) MS Office
8 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (13.51%) PMP
8 5 (13.51%) PMI Certification
8 5 (13.51%) C
8 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
8 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
8 5 (13.51%) Mingle
8 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
8 5 (13.51%) QA
8 5 (13.51%) Planview
8 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (13.51%) Workflow
8 5 (13.51%) Information Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.70%) Lync
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
2 5 (13.51%) Mingle
3 1 (2.70%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Yammer
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
1 2 (5.41%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Trainer
3 5 (13.51%) QA Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior QA Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (5.41%) PMO Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Project Planner
7 1 (2.70%) Author
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Author
7 1 (2.70%) Junior
7 1 (2.70%) Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Business Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) MSMQ
4 1 (2.70%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Extraction
2 2 (5.41%) PMI
2 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Project Management
3 7 (18.92%) Change Management
3 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (16.22%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
4 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.51%) Workflow
5 5 (13.51%) Information Management
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation
7 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
8 2 (5.41%) Quality Management
9 1 (2.70%) BPR
9 1 (2.70%) ETL
9 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) C
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) VBA
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) ISEB
2 5 (13.51%) PMP
2 5 (13.51%) PMI Certification
2 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (8.11%) IIBA
4 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
2 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) SAP
3 5 (13.51%) Planview
4 3 (8.11%) Cognos
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.70%) McAfee
6 1 (2.70%) Lotus
6 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Adobe
6 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.70%) Mitel
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