The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 24 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 5 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.00% 4.76% 2.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.86% 30.77% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Average daily rate
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£263 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.76 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £23.95
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.93%
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 Dorset region.

Application Platforms Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
28 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.20% 15.48% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 26
Average daily rate £275 £474 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.95% +89.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £289 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -42.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £13.80 £11.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £14.00 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bournemouth +1 2 - - 2
Poole -6 1 £275 -12.00% 1
Dorchester - - - - 1
Ferndown - - - - 1
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (41.18%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
4 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
5 3 (17.65%) Intranet
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
5 3 (17.65%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) WAN
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) InfoPath
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (17.65%) Taxonomies

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (35.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) InfoPath
3 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.88%) MS Project
4 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
1 3 (17.65%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
1 7 (41.18%) SharePoint Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Project Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Wintel Support
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Wintel Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) PMO Lead
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Taxonomies
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Workflow
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
2 3 (17.65%) System Testing
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Security Management
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCSD
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Planview
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £22 - £26 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago