The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 13 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.24% 11.11% 4.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 44.00% 40.00% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% +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 Croydon region.

Application Platforms Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 21.01% 27.78% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 12
Average daily rate £350 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £350 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £20.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) IIS
2 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 8 (61.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (53.85%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) CRM
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (30.77%) Ajax
6 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) SSDT
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
6 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
6 4 (30.77%) Taxonomies
6 4 (30.77%) JSON

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 8 (61.54%) IIS
1 8 (61.54%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) FileNet
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) SSDT
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
3 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Taxonomies
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) CRM
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Document Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
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