The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 20 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.15% 2.80% 5.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.77% 16.67% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 16
Average daily rate
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£525 £215 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+144.18% -37.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Application Platforms Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
26 24 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.00% 16.78% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 52
Average daily rate £475 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -1.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £215 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £28.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.35% +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Migration
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) MS Office
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) MS Project
7 2 (12.50%) PSTN
7 2 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (12.50%) UML
7 2 (12.50%) PMI
7 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
7 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (12.50%) Product Management
7 2 (12.50%) Change Control
7 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Billing
7 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
7 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 2 (12.50%) MS Project Server
8 1 (6.25%) QA

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (12.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (18.75%) MS Office
4 2 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
1 1 (6.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) PSTN
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Front Office
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) MI Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
3 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) FpML
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Product Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Tradeweb
3 1 (6.25%) Bloomberg