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 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 31 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.17% 11.39% 6.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 35.06% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 19 7
Average daily rate
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- £250 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +960.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% +10.52%
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
15 77 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.86% 32.49% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 45 32
Average daily rate £305 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £175 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £433 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £10.00 £175.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-94.28% +929.41%
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 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 27 March 2015. 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 -18 2 - -
Exmouth - - - -
Honiton - - - -
Plymouth - - - -
Sidmouth - - - -
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 11 (78.57%) VMware
4 10 (71.43%) Thin Client
4 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 10 (71.43%) SLA
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco
4 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 10 (71.43%) Solaris
4 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco PIX
4 10 (71.43%) Fat Client
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 2 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (14.29%) Network Security
8 1 (7.14%) Data Management
8 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
8 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Thin Client
1 10 (71.43%) Fat Client
2 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat