The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 525 421 339
Rank change year-on-year
-104 -82
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 73 125 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.26% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.77% 1.46% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 62 134
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£375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £400 £371
% change year-on-year
-13.12% +7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £22.48 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +56.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.48 £14.38
% change year-on-year
- +56.34%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9489 8549 8416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.00% 18.05% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6184 5347 4843
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 332 372 425
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.15 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.61% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.40 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -9.73%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in England

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Server across the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 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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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
London +10 36 £418 -4.57% 12
South East -74 20 £325 -23.43% 8
South West -26 6 £353 -10.75% 1
North West -2 3 £363 +13.28% 2
Yorkshire -5 3 £389 - 1
West Midlands -16 3 £373 -4.79% 1
East Midlands -1 1 - -
East of England -8 1 - - 4
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SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 145 (84.80%) SharePoint
2 83 (48.54%) .NET
3 76 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 70 (40.94%) SQL Server
5 65 (38.01%) C#
6 58 (33.92%) Windows
7 54 (31.58%) ASP.NET
8 52 (30.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 51 (29.82%) SharePoint 2013
10 47 (27.49%) Security Cleared
10 47 (27.49%) SQL
11 38 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 36 (21.05%) JavaScript
12 36 (21.05%) PowerShell
13 34 (19.88%) SC Cleared
13 34 (19.88%) CSS
14 33 (19.30%) HTML
15 32 (18.71%) MS Office
16 31 (18.13%) WCF
17 30 (17.54%) Active Directory
18 29 (16.96%) Visual Studio
18 29 (16.96%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (15.79%) XML
19 27 (15.79%) MS Excel
19 27 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
20 25 (14.62%) Windows Server 2008
21 24 (14.04%) Windows SharePoint Services
22 23 (13.45%) Workflow
22 23 (13.45%) T-SQL
22 23 (13.45%) jQuery

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 145 (84.80%) SharePoint
2 52 (30.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 51 (29.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (8.77%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (8.77%) IIS
5 12 (7.02%) MS Exchange
6 9 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.92%) MS Project Server
8 3 (1.75%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.75%) Lync
8 3 (1.75%) SharePoint Foundation
9 2 (1.17%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.17%) CMS
9 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.58%) Content Management Server
10 1 (0.58%) Apache
10 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.58%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 32 (18.71%) MS Office
2 27 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 19 (11.11%) InfoPath
4 4 (2.34%) MS Project
5 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.17%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.58%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.60%) Intranet
2 9 (5.26%) DNS
2 9 (5.26%) SAN
3 8 (4.68%) Extranet
3 8 (4.68%) LAN
4 7 (4.09%) SMTP
4 7 (4.09%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.92%) LDAP
6 3 (1.75%) WAN
7 2 (1.17%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.17%) Internet
7 2 (1.17%) DHCP
7 2 (1.17%) Firewall
8 1 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.58%) Wireless
8 1 (0.58%) WLAN
8 1 (0.58%) NAS
8 1 (0.58%) Network Security
8 1 (0.58%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (40.94%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (7.02%) IDOL
5 10 (5.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (4.09%) OLAP
7 7 (4.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.92%) DTS
8 5 (2.92%) PerformancePoint
9 4 (2.34%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.34%) MS Access
10 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.17%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.58%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.58%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 29 (16.96%) Visual Studio
1 29 (16.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (4.68%) NUnit
4 7 (4.09%) FxCop
5 3 (1.75%) Axure RP
6 2 (1.17%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.58%) Subversion
7 1 (0.58%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.58%) Toad
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.58%) MSBuild
General
1 16 (9.36%) Finance
2 10 (5.85%) Advertising
3 3 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.17%) Law
4 2 (1.17%) Legal
4 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.17%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) German Language
5 1 (0.58%) Military
5 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (40.35%) Developer
2 57 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 25 (14.62%) Consultant
4 24 (14.04%) SharePoint Consultant
5 21 (12.28%) Administrator
6 18 (10.53%) Architect
7 15 (8.77%) SharePoint Administrator
8 10 (5.85%) SharePoint Architect
9 7 (4.09%) .NET Developer
9 7 (4.09%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.51%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
10 6 (3.51%) Designer
10 6 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.51%) Analyst
10 6 (3.51%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (2.92%) Senior SharePoint Developer
12 4 (2.34%) UI Developer
12 4 (2.34%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.34%) Technical Consultant
12 4 (2.34%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (48.54%) .NET
2 54 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 34 (19.88%) CSS
4 33 (19.30%) HTML
5 31 (18.13%) WCF
6 27 (15.79%) XML
7 24 (14.04%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 23 (13.45%) jQuery
9 22 (12.87%) Web Services
10 20 (11.70%) XSLT
11 17 (9.94%) .NET Framework
12 11 (6.43%) Ajax
12 11 (6.43%) Silverlight
13 8 (4.68%) WF
14 7 (4.09%) XHTML
14 7 (4.09%) SOAP
15 6 (3.51%) HTML5
16 5 (2.92%) JSON
16 5 (2.92%) XSL
17 4 (2.34%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.43%) Management Information System
1 11 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.26%) Clustering
2 9 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.09%) Replication
4 4 (2.34%) User Experience
4 4 (2.34%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.34%) Web 2.0
4 4 (2.34%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (1.75%) NHS
5 3 (1.75%) Open Source
6 2 (1.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.17%) VLE
7 1 (0.58%) PKI
7 1 (0.58%) Derivative
7 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (33.92%) Windows
2 38 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (14.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.58%) UNIX
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (13.45%) Workflow
3 20 (11.70%) Migration
4 18 (10.53%) Web Development
4 18 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (9.36%) Document Management
6 13 (7.60%) ITIL
7 12 (7.02%) MVC
8 10 (5.85%) Mentoring
9 9 (5.26%) CRM
9 9 (5.26%) Change Control
10 8 (4.68%) RUP
10 8 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.09%) SOA
11 7 (4.09%) Project Management
11 7 (4.09%) Information Architecture
12 6 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (3.51%) Release Management
12 6 (3.51%) PRINCE2
12 6 (3.51%) OO
Programming Languages
1 65 (38.01%) C#
2 47 (27.49%) SQL
3 36 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 36 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 23 (13.45%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.51%) C++
6 5 (2.92%) VB
6 5 (2.92%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.34%) C
7 4 (2.34%) XPath
8 3 (1.75%) Java
8 3 (1.75%) VBScript
8 3 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.58%) X++
9 1 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (27.49%) Security Cleared
2 34 (19.88%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (5.85%) Degree
5 5 (2.92%) MCTS
5 5 (2.92%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.34%) MCSA
7 3 (1.75%) MCITP
8 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.19%) SLA
2 3 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 30 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.68%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.51%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.09%) ARCserve
2 6 (3.51%) SCCM
3 4 (2.34%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.17%) SCOM
5 2 (1.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.58%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 76 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.36%) VMware
3 14 (8.19%) Citrix
4 11 (6.43%) Meridio
5 9 (5.26%) Oracle
6 7 (4.09%) CA
6 7 (4.09%) 3PAR
7 6 (3.51%) HP
7 6 (3.51%) Symantec
7 6 (3.51%) Altiris
8 3 (1.75%) Brocade
8 3 (1.75%) Adobe
8 3 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.75%) Lotus
8 3 (1.75%) Nintex
9 2 (1.17%) Borland
9 2 (1.17%) Cisco
9 2 (1.17%) AppSense
10 1 (0.58%) Endeca
10 1 (0.58%) Google
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