The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 32 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 38 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.05% 6.51% 5.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.59% 31.08% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% +2.43%
SharePoint
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
194 148 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.80% 20.93% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 62 36
Average daily rate £325 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 18
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -20.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.75 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

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 29 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 17 £325 -16.66% 8
Peterborough 0 6 £225 -33.82%
Huntingdon +3 4 £325 -23.52%
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
3 19 (30.65%) Windows
4 17 (27.42%) Project Management
5 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
6 13 (20.97%) DNS
6 13 (20.97%) ITIL
6 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
6 13 (20.97%) IIS
6 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (19.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (17.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (17.74%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (17.74%) PowerShell
8 11 (17.74%) DHCP
9 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
9 10 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (16.13%) LDAP
9 10 (16.13%) Linux
10 9 (14.52%) Terminal Server
10 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (14.52%) Workflow
11 8 (12.90%) Tridion
11 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (11.29%) Red Hat

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 13 (20.97%) IIS
2 12 (19.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (17.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (17.74%) SharePoint Server
4 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
4 10 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.84%) IBM Notes
8 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.61%) Lync
9 1 (1.61%) MS Project Server
9 1 (1.61%) Documentum
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
3 5 (8.06%) InfoPath
4 4 (6.45%) Acrobat
5 3 (4.84%) MS Project
6 1 (1.61%) Mingle
6 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Tridion
2 3 (4.84%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) DNS
2 11 (17.74%) DHCP
3 10 (16.13%) LDAP
4 6 (9.68%) Wireless
4 6 (9.68%) Firewall
4 6 (9.68%) SAN
5 5 (8.06%) LAN
5 5 (8.06%) WAN
6 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.61%) VLAN
7 1 (1.61%) VPN
7 1 (1.61%) IPv4
7 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.61%) QlikView
5 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.61%) DTS
5 1 (1.61%) OLAP
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.45%) Advertising
2 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.61%) Publishing
2 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Analyst
2 9 (14.52%) Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) SharePoint Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Administrator
4 6 (9.68%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Developer
4 6 (9.68%) SharePoint Administrator
5 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Author
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Author
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Support Technician
7 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) CSS
2 5 (8.06%) .NET
2 5 (8.06%) HTML
3 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.23%) XML
5 1 (1.61%) WF
5 1 (1.61%) LINQ
5 1 (1.61%) CAML
5 1 (1.61%) XSL
5 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.61%) PMI
3 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.65%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Linux
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (11.29%) Debian
5 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Project Management
2 13 (20.97%) ITIL
2 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.52%) Workflow
4 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.68%) Information Management
5 6 (9.68%) CRM
6 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.06%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (8.06%) Network Management
6 5 (8.06%) Change Control
6 5 (8.06%) Scrum
7 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.84%) ERP
8 3 (4.84%) Change Management
9 2 (3.23%) ETL
9 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.23%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.68%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) C#
4 2 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) X++
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) C++
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.61%) VB
5 1 (1.61%) VB6
5 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.68%) MCSE
2 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) ISEB
3 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) IIBA
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.61%) MCITP
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.61%) PMP
5 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.52%) Terminal Server
3 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.61%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) Red Hat
2 7 (11.29%) SAP
3 6 (9.68%) HP
4 5 (8.06%) CA
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco
5 4 (6.45%) VMware
5 4 (6.45%) Adobe
6 3 (4.84%) Veeam
6 3 (4.84%) Citrix
6 3 (4.84%) Lotus
7 2 (3.23%) Nintex
8 1 (1.61%) Lumension
8 1 (1.61%) Aruba
8 1 (1.61%) Planview
8 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.61%) NetApp
8 1 (1.61%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.61%) Juniper
8 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
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