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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 15 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 18 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 7.26% 1.63% 4.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 50.00% 19.05% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 5
Average daily rate
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£335 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £255 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £295 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £11.00 £13.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -20.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.56% -11.90%
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
36 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 14.52% 8.57% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 16
Average daily rate £275 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £200 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £446 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £11.00 £13.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -20.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 September 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
Bournemouth +5 7 £194 - 1
Weymouth - 2 £375 -
Poole - 1 - - 1
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) Project Management
3 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) MS Project
5 7 (25.00%) Finance
5 7 (25.00%) MS Office
5 7 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (21.43%) .NET
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) HTML
8 4 (14.29%) Citrix
8 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.29%) MCSE
8 4 (14.29%) MCSA
8 4 (14.29%) VMware
8 4 (14.29%) Clustering
8 4 (14.29%) Banking
8 4 (14.29%) Retail
8 4 (14.29%) SCCM
8 4 (14.29%) Lync
8 4 (14.29%) Office 365
9 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (10.71%) Cyber Security
9 3 (10.71%) Change Control
9 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.71%) Workflow

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 4 (14.29%) Lync
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (28.57%) MS Project
3 7 (25.00%) MS Office
4 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
5 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (3.57%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Intranet
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) OLAP
3 2 (7.14%) MS Access
3 2 (7.14%) OLTP
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Wintel Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Web Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Web Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Web Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.57%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.71%) ETL
4 3 (10.71%) MVC
4 3 (10.71%) Workflow
4 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.71%) Change Control
4 3 (10.71%) Cyber Security
5 2 (7.14%) Content Management
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.29%) MCSE
2 4 (14.29%) MCSA
3 3 (10.71%) PMP
3 3 (10.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards