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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 19 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 21 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.44% 5.42% 3.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.77% 21.95% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £289 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £375 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
SharePoint
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
73 82 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.39% 24.70% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 50 46
Average daily rate £375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £190 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £488 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.48% +95.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (27.50%) Windows
3 10 (25.00%) ITIL
3 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.00%) ISO 9001
6 7 (17.50%) Project Management
6 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
6 7 (17.50%) Information Management
7 6 (15.00%) Firewall
7 6 (15.00%) Blackberry
8 5 (12.50%) MCP
8 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 5 (12.50%) MS Office
8 5 (12.50%) Finance
8 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.50%) Mitel
8 5 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (10.00%) Workflow
9 4 (10.00%) Change Management
9 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (10.00%) Planview
9 4 (10.00%) Use Case
9 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (7.50%) Lync
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.50%) Content Management Server
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
3 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (7.50%) Mingle
5 1 (2.50%) InfoPath
5 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) VLAN
2 2 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Developer
2 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Technician
3 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Contracts Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) QA Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Senior QA Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Project Planner
5 2 (5.00%) IT Architect
5 2 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Trainer
5 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Web Services
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.50%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.50%) Data Extraction
2 3 (7.50%) Kindle
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Information Management
3 7 (17.50%) Project Management
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (10.00%) Use Case
5 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.00%) BPR
5 4 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) Workflow
6 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
6 3 (7.50%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) C
3 3 (7.50%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VBA
5 1 (2.50%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) MCP
2 4 (10.00%) PMP
2 4 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (7.50%) ISEB
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Mitel
3 4 (10.00%) Planview
3 4 (10.00%) SAP
4 3 (7.50%) Cognos
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) Lotus
6 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.50%) McAfee
6 1 (2.50%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £325 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago