The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 41 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 58 64 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.57% 4.02% 3.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.80% 29.22% 24.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 41
Average daily rate
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£375 £195 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -41.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £75 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £362 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.54% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.38 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -23.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -36.36%
SharePoint
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
293 219 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.04% 13.76% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 124 124
Average daily rate £375 £300 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £138 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 19
Average hourly rate £24.00 £12.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.13 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £21.50 £33.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 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
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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
Derbyshire +12 12 £223 -4.30% 3
Nottinghamshire +11 11 £400 +77.77% 6
Northamptonshire -22 10 £375 +114.28% 4
Leicestershire +16 6 £363 +17.40% 8
Lincolnshire +10 3 - -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 46 (40.71%) Microsoft
2 32 (28.32%) SQL
3 22 (19.47%) C#
3 22 (19.47%) SQL Server
3 22 (19.47%) Windows
4 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
4 21 (18.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 19 (16.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 19 (16.81%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (16.81%) .NET
6 17 (15.04%) SAP
6 17 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (12.39%) Finance
7 14 (12.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (12.39%) Project Planning
7 14 (12.39%) JavaScript
7 14 (12.39%) HTML
7 14 (12.39%) Active Directory
8 13 (11.50%) Intranet
9 12 (10.62%) MS Project
10 11 (9.73%) MS Office
10 11 (9.73%) Cognos
10 11 (9.73%) MS Visio
10 11 (9.73%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (9.73%) jQuery
10 11 (9.73%) PowerShell
11 10 (8.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (8.85%) QA
11 10 (8.85%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (8.85%) Critical Path Analysis

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 21 (18.58%) SharePoint 2013
2 19 (16.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (8.85%) WebLogic
4 8 (7.08%) Lync
5 6 (5.31%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.65%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.65%) SAS
7 3 (2.65%) IIS
8 2 (1.77%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.77%) CMS
8 2 (1.77%) Kentico
9 1 (0.88%) Quickr
9 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.88%) Confluence
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.88%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.62%) MS Project
3 11 (9.73%) MS Office
3 11 (9.73%) MS Visio
4 8 (7.08%) InfoPath
5 6 (5.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (3.54%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (8.85%) SAP PS
2 7 (6.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) Office 365
2 2 (1.77%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) PaaS
3 1 (0.88%) IaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.50%) Intranet
2 2 (1.77%) Internet
2 2 (1.77%) LAN
2 2 (1.77%) WAN
2 2 (1.77%) FTP
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) SNMP
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.88%) SSL
3 1 (0.88%) DMZ
3 1 (0.88%) VoIP
3 1 (0.88%) Extranet
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (8.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 10 (8.85%) MS Access
4 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.77%) DTS
6 2 (1.77%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.77%) OLAP
6 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.88%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) DB2
7 1 (0.88%) MOLAP
7 1 (0.88%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (0.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.88%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 14 (12.39%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Banking
3 6 (5.31%) Advertising
4 4 (3.54%) Marketing
5 2 (1.77%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Local Government
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (31.86%) Developer
2 34 (30.09%) Analyst
3 21 (18.58%) SharePoint Developer
4 10 (8.85%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.08%) Consultant
6 7 (6.19%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Architect
7 6 (5.31%) Administrator
8 5 (4.42%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.42%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Risk Manager
8 5 (4.42%) Information Manager
8 5 (4.42%) Information Risk Manager
9 4 (3.54%) SharePoint Consultant
9 4 (3.54%) Junior
9 4 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.65%) Senior Manager
10 3 (2.65%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.81%) .NET
2 14 (12.39%) HTML
3 11 (9.73%) jQuery
4 10 (8.85%) XML
5 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET
6 7 (6.19%) CSS
6 7 (6.19%) XHTML
6 7 (6.19%) Ajax
7 6 (5.31%) XSL
7 6 (5.31%) XSLT
8 5 (4.42%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.54%) WCF
9 4 (3.54%) Web Services
10 3 (2.65%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 3 (2.65%) JSON
10 3 (2.65%) Application Packaging
11 2 (1.77%) Silverlight
11 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.77%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) NHS
1 7 (6.19%) Mainframe
2 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.88%) Clustering
4 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.88%) FMCG
4 1 (0.88%) iSeries
4 1 (0.88%) Open Source
4 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.88%) GIS
4 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.47%) Windows
2 10 (8.85%) Windows 7
3 9 (7.96%) UNIX
3 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.65%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.77%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.88%) Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.81%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (12.39%) Project Planning
4 11 (9.73%) GAP Analysis
5 10 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (8.85%) Critical Path Analysis
5 10 (8.85%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (8.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (8.85%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (7.08%) Migration
6 8 (7.08%) Risk Management
6 8 (7.08%) Project Management
6 8 (7.08%) CRM
7 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.42%) Six Sigma
8 5 (4.42%) Workflow
8 5 (4.42%) Change Management
8 5 (4.42%) TDD
8 5 (4.42%) Data Analysis
8 5 (4.42%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (28.32%) SQL
2 22 (19.47%) C#
3 14 (12.39%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.73%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.65%) VB
5 3 (2.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.77%) VBScript
6 2 (1.77%) Java
6 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.08%) Degree
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.42%) CISA
3 5 (4.42%) CISM
3 5 (4.42%) CISSP
3 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) CRISC
4 3 (2.65%) MCITP
5 2 (1.77%) QiCA
6 1 (0.88%) MBA
6 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) WAI
3 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (12.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.54%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.65%) XenApp
3 3 (2.65%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.65%) RACF
4 1 (0.88%) BlackBerry Internet Service
4 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (2.65%) SCCM
3 2 (1.77%) Control-M
4 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 46 (40.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.04%) SAP
3 11 (9.73%) Cognos
4 10 (8.85%) Primavera
5 8 (7.08%) IBM
6 6 (5.31%) VMware
6 6 (5.31%) Citrix
7 5 (4.42%) HP
7 5 (4.42%) Cisco
8 4 (3.54%) Oracle
8 4 (3.54%) NetApp
8 4 (3.54%) Remedy
9 2 (1.77%) Lotus
9 2 (1.77%) Tableau
10 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.88%) Apple
10 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.88%) Intel
10 1 (0.88%) Software AG
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