The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 22 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 58 19 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.10% 3.18% 5.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 34.94% 16.67% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 16
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
Application Platforms Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
166 114 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 23.18% 19.06% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 41 49
Average daily rate £344 £300 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 16
Average hourly rate £23.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £35.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +9 21 £320 -14.66% 2
Peterborough - 15 £340 - 1
Huntingdon +7 1 £425 +41.66%
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 34 (39.08%) .NET
2 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
3 27 (31.03%) SQL Server
4 26 (29.89%) Active Directory
5 25 (28.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 24 (27.59%) C#
7 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET
7 20 (22.99%) Migration
8 19 (21.84%) SQL
9 14 (16.09%) Windows
10 13 (14.94%) MS Office
10 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
10 13 (14.94%) Documentum
10 13 (14.94%) Workflow
11 12 (13.79%) Firewall
12 11 (12.64%) eRoom
12 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (12.64%) Wiki
12 11 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (12.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (11.49%) JavaScript
13 10 (11.49%) CSS
14 9 (10.34%) WAN
15 8 (9.20%) MVC
15 8 (9.20%) Intranet
15 8 (9.20%) LAN
15 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
15 8 (9.20%) Web Services
15 8 (9.20%) OO
15 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2003

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 25 (28.74%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 13 (14.94%) Documentum
3 11 (12.64%) eRoom
3 11 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (12.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (8.05%) JOnAS
6 2 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.30%) IIS
6 2 (2.30%) Apache
6 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) MS Office
2 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.45%) Mingle
4 2 (2.30%) MS Project
5 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.30%) Tridion
2 2 (2.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) Firewall
2 9 (10.34%) WAN
3 8 (9.20%) LAN
3 8 (9.20%) Intranet
4 6 (6.90%) SAN
5 5 (5.75%) VLAN
6 3 (3.45%) Internet
6 3 (3.45%) Wireless
7 2 (2.30%) DNS
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (6.90%) Marketing
2 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.45%) Publishing
4 2 (2.30%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Billing
4 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Analyst
3 15 (17.24%) .NET Developer
4 14 (16.09%) Administrator
5 13 (14.94%) SharePoint Developer
6 9 (10.34%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) SharePoint Administrator
7 7 (8.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.90%) .NET Applications Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Applications Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Documentum Support
9 5 (5.75%) Project Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) QA Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Author
10 4 (4.60%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.08%) .NET
2 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET
3 10 (11.49%) CSS
4 8 (9.20%) Web Services
5 5 (5.75%) WCF
5 5 (5.75%) HTML
6 4 (4.60%) WF
7 3 (3.45%) SAML
7 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (3.45%) SOAP
8 2 (2.30%) XSLT
8 2 (2.30%) jQuery
8 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.15%) XHTML
9 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Wiki
2 2 (2.30%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.15%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.15%) Blog
3 1 (1.15%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.09%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.30%) Debian
4 2 (2.30%) Linux
4 2 (2.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.99%) Migration
2 13 (14.94%) Workflow
3 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.20%) MVC
4 8 (9.20%) OO
5 6 (6.90%) Change Management
6 5 (5.75%) TDD
7 4 (4.60%) CRM
8 3 (3.45%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.45%) ERP
8 3 (3.45%) ITIL
8 3 (3.45%) Project Management
8 3 (3.45%) OOP
8 3 (3.45%) Information Management
8 3 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.45%) Network Management
9 2 (2.30%) Logistics
9 2 (2.30%) Matrix Management
9 2 (2.30%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.59%) C#
2 19 (21.84%) SQL
3 10 (11.49%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.45%) PHP
4 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.30%) C
5 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.30%) VB
6 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Degree
2 7 (8.05%) MCSE
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.75%) MCITP
4 3 (3.45%) ISEB
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.30%) CCNA
5 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) MCP
6 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.15%) PMP
6 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (29.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.05%) vSphere
3 5 (5.75%) UAG
3 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) SCCM
1 6 (6.90%) SCOM
2 3 (3.45%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.05%) VMware
3 6 (6.90%) Cisco
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle
4 4 (4.60%) HP
5 3 (3.45%) CA
6 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.30%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.30%) F5
6 2 (2.30%) Dell
6 2 (2.30%) EMC
6 2 (2.30%) Cognos
7 1 (1.15%) SAP
7 1 (1.15%) Mitel
7 1 (1.15%) Altiris
7 1 (1.15%) Apple
7 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £20 - £23 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago