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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 27 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 5 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.99% 4.23% 3.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.73% 28.57% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £310 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £462 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.76 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.09% -30.00%
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
22 28 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.76% 14.81% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 21
Average daily rate £300 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £506 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.76 £11.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.02% +19.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 29 August 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
Bournemouth +4 2 - - 3
Ferndown - - - -
Poole - - - - 3
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (31.25%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (25.00%) Workflow
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) System Testing
6 3 (18.75%) InfoPath
6 3 (18.75%) Taxonomies
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Intranet
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 2 (12.50%) MS Project
7 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) InfoPath
3 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (12.50%) MS Project
4 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Project Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) PMO Lead
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Taxonomies
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
2 3 (18.75%) System Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSD
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
2 1 (6.25%) Planview
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
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