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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 31 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 19 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.93% 4.34% 4.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.00% 23.53% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 8
Average daily rate
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£225 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.93% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £378 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £398 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £38.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +42.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £38.50 £23.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £38.50 £32.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.09% -30.00%
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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
100 68 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.66% 18.43% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 24 40
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £188 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £38.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.06% +71.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £10.70 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.40 £42.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 27 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (41.94%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
3 9 (29.03%) ISO 9001
4 7 (22.58%) Windows
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
5 6 (19.35%) MCP
5 6 (19.35%) Firewall
5 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
5 6 (19.35%) Mitel
5 6 (19.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (16.13%) Information Management
6 5 (16.13%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (12.90%) BPR
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.90%) Use Case
7 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Degree
8 3 (9.68%) Kindle
8 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
8 3 (9.68%) MS Office
8 3 (9.68%) C#
8 3 (9.68%) .NET
8 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) Intranet
9 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (6.45%) PMP
9 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
9 2 (6.45%) Management Information System

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.45%) Lync
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.23%) Content Management Server
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
1 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Intranet
3 2 (6.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.23%) QlikView
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Service Desk Technician
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Service Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Contracts Manager
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Architect
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Graduate
5 2 (6.45%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.23%) Author
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) SAML
2 1 (3.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.68%) Kindle
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) iPhone
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Information Management
2 5 (16.13%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (12.90%) Use Case
3 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (12.90%) BPR
3 4 (12.90%) Project Management
3 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.45%) SOA
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Time Management
5 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) C#
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) MCP
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.45%) PMP
3 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
1 6 (19.35%) Mitel
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Cognos
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Apple
3 1 (3.23%) Altiris
3 1 (3.23%) Planview
3 1 (3.23%) ForgeRock
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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