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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 18 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.04% 4.00% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 35.29% 42.86% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -36.44%
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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
17 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 14.29% 9.33% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 2
Average daily rate £375 £363 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £293 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £367 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.71% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) ISA Server
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (21.43%) Clustering
5 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) SCADA
5 3 (21.43%) WPF
5 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (14.29%) Change Control
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Windows SharePoint Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Connections
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) Alfresco
2 1 (7.14%) Documentum
2 1 (7.14%) TeamSite
2 1 (7.14%) FileNet
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Tridion
1 1 (7.14%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Documentum Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Documentum Support
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 3 (21.43%) WPF
2 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
3 2 (14.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
1 3 (21.43%) SCADA
2 1 (7.14%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
1 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) ISA Server
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Open Text
3 1 (7.14%) Google