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 29 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 31 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.68% 1.79% 4.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.88% 7.69% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
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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 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.49% 23.21% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 8
Average daily rate £383 £298 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £203 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £488 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) TOWER Software
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) Changepoint
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) VMS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCA
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCEA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSD
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) TOWER Software
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix