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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 31 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 34 59 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.63% 8.46% 4.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.10% 37.11% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £414 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.44%
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
178 159 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.25% 22.81% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 64 40
Average daily rate £325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £193 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 13
Average hourly rate £30.00 £23.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

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 5 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 5 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 5 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 -4 16 £325 +8.33% 9
Peterborough -3 6 £225 -33.82% 1
Huntingdon -2 3 £325 -23.52%
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 18 (27.27%) Project Management
3 17 (25.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
4 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
5 14 (21.21%) Windows
6 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 11 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
8 10 (15.15%) SharePoint Server
8 10 (15.15%) DNS
8 10 (15.15%) ITIL
9 9 (13.64%) IIS
9 9 (13.64%) Workflow
9 9 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (12.12%) SQL
10 8 (12.12%) Linux
10 8 (12.12%) DHCP
10 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (10.61%) Tridion
11 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
11 7 (10.61%) Terminal Server
11 7 (10.61%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (10.61%) MS Exchange
11 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
11 7 (10.61%) LDAP
11 7 (10.61%) Debian
12 6 (9.09%) Waterfall

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 11 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (15.15%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (13.64%) IIS
3 9 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (10.61%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (10.61%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.55%) IBM Notes
6 3 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) Documentum
7 1 (1.52%) Lync
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.52%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.58%) InfoPath
3 4 (6.06%) Acrobat
3 4 (6.06%) MS Office
4 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.03%) Mingle
5 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Tridion
2 3 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) DNS
2 8 (12.12%) DHCP
3 7 (10.61%) LDAP
4 5 (7.58%) Firewall
5 4 (6.06%) Wireless
5 4 (6.06%) SAN
6 3 (4.55%) LAN
6 3 (4.55%) WAN
7 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.03%) VPN
8 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.52%) OLAP
6 1 (1.52%) DTS
6 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.52%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.52%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
1 4 (6.06%) Advertising
2 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Analyst
2 8 (12.12%) Consultant
3 7 (10.61%) Administrator
3 7 (10.61%) SharePoint Consultant
3 7 (10.61%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) SharePoint Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Trainer
6 4 (6.06%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Author
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Author
7 3 (4.55%) Project Planner
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.03%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) CSS
1 5 (7.58%) .NET
2 4 (6.06%) HTML
3 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.52%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) PMI
2 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Replication
3 1 (1.52%) Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (1.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Windows
2 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (12.12%) Linux
3 7 (10.61%) Debian
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) UNIX
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Project Management
2 17 (25.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.15%) ITIL
5 9 (13.64%) Workflow
6 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.09%) Information Management
7 6 (9.09%) CRM
8 5 (7.58%) Change Management
8 5 (7.58%) Scrum
8 5 (7.58%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (7.58%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.55%) ERP
9 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.55%) Change Control
9 3 (4.55%) Network Management
9 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.12%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) C
3 3 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) C++
5 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.52%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) VB6
5 1 (1.52%) Ruby
5 1 (1.52%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) MCSE
3 5 (7.58%) ISEB
4 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.55%) PMP
5 3 (4.55%) IIBA
5 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.61%) Terminal Server
3 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.52%) Nagios
2 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
3 6 (9.09%) Planview
3 6 (9.09%) SAP
4 5 (7.58%) HP
5 4 (6.06%) VMware
5 4 (6.06%) Citrix
5 4 (6.06%) Adobe
6 3 (4.55%) CA
6 3 (4.55%) Lotus
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco
7 2 (3.03%) Veeam
7 2 (3.03%) Nintex
8 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.52%) Cognos
8 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.52%) Juniper
8 1 (1.52%) NetApp
8 1 (1.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.52%) Clearswift
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Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: Competitive, according to experience and skills
Posted: 7 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago