The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 29 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.38% 7.14% 4.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 32.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £950 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +123.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £23.92
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -12.18%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
14 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.66% 22.32% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 1
Average daily rate £400 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -7.69%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SharePoint
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) VMS
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) VMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory