The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 27 19 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.90% 5.97% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.92% 46.15% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 1
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£170 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -41.66%
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 £19.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
- -2.28%
SharePoint
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Application Platforms Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
48 26 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 17.02% 12.94% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 17 38
Average daily rate £450 £250 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £175 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.23 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.13% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Devon

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -9 9 £175 - 1
Plymouth - - - -
Torquay - - - -
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (87.50%) VMware
3 27 (84.38%) MS Excel
4 26 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (75.00%) Solaris
5 24 (75.00%) SLA
5 24 (75.00%) Cisco
5 24 (75.00%) Thin Client
5 24 (75.00%) CheckPoint
5 24 (75.00%) Firewall
5 24 (75.00%) Fat Client
5 24 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
6 17 (53.13%) ITIL
7 16 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
9 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
10 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
11 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
11 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
11 3 (9.38%) Citrix
11 3 (9.38%) Finance
11 3 (9.38%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (6.25%) MS Project
12 2 (6.25%) MS Office
12 2 (6.25%) UNIX
12 2 (6.25%) MCSE
12 2 (6.25%) HP
12 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.13%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 27 (84.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Project
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 24 (75.00%) Firewall
1 24 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Military
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Consultant
3 10 (31.25%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.25%) PMO Lead
5 1 (3.13%) Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Server Support
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (75.00%) Thin Client
1 24 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) Solaris
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.13%) SOA
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) MVC
4 1 (3.13%) Scrum
4 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.13%) TDD
4 1 (3.13%) Data Management
4 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C#
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.13%) Firmware
4 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 28 (87.50%) VMware
2 24 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 24 (75.00%) Cisco
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) HP
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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Posted: 26 days ago