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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 490 397 364
Rank change year-on-year
-93 -33
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 65 138 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.31% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.78% 1.75% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 88 76
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£375 £383 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% -2.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £458 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.25
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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
8298 7867 7629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.95% 17.68% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5284 4772 4375
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 313 417
Average hourly rate £19.75 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.20 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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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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
South East -55 37 £301 -17.92% 8
London -9 16 £375 -14.28% 15
East of England 0 5 £313 -21.87% 1
West Midlands -10 3 £100 -76.87% 1
East Midlands +10 1 - -
Yorkshire -13 1 £463 +23.33%
North West -23 1 £375 +11.11% 1
South West - - - - 3
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SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 132 (83.02%) SharePoint
2 92 (57.86%) Microsoft
3 70 (44.03%) .NET
4 65 (40.88%) SQL Server
5 61 (38.36%) Windows
6 49 (30.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 48 (30.19%) C#
8 46 (28.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 45 (28.30%) SQL
10 43 (27.04%) Security Cleared
11 42 (26.42%) ASP.NET
12 40 (25.16%) Active Directory
13 38 (23.90%) SC Cleared
14 37 (23.27%) Windows Server 2003
15 34 (21.38%) JavaScript
16 32 (20.13%) MS Excel
16 32 (20.13%) Windows Server 2008
17 31 (19.50%) PowerShell
18 30 (18.87%) HTML
19 28 (17.61%) CSS
20 24 (15.09%) Workflow
20 24 (15.09%) MS Office
20 24 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
21 23 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
21 23 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
21 23 (14.47%) WCF
22 22 (13.84%) jQuery
22 22 (13.84%) XML
23 21 (13.21%) VMware
24 20 (12.58%) Visual Studio

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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
1 132 (83.02%) SharePoint
2 49 (30.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 46 (28.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (9.43%) MS Exchange
5 13 (8.18%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (8.18%) IIS
6 10 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.14%) Lync
8 4 (2.52%) MS Project Server
9 3 (1.89%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.89%) CMS
10 2 (1.26%) Content Management Server
10 2 (1.26%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.26%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (1.26%) SharePoint Foundation
10 2 (1.26%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.63%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.63%) Apache
Applications
1 32 (20.13%) MS Excel
2 24 (15.09%) MS Office
3 18 (11.32%) InfoPath
4 4 (2.52%) PowerPivot
5 3 (1.89%) MS Project
6 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.26%) Maximo
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.63%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.18%) Office 365
2 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.69%) Intranet
2 10 (6.29%) SAN
2 10 (6.29%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.66%) Firewall
4 8 (5.03%) SMTP
4 8 (5.03%) LAN
5 6 (3.77%) Extranet
6 5 (3.14%) DNS
7 4 (2.52%) WAN
8 3 (1.89%) LDAP
9 2 (1.26%) DHCP
10 1 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.63%) NAS
10 1 (0.63%) Internet
10 1 (0.63%) SSL
10 1 (0.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (40.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (8.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (5.66%) PerformancePoint
8 7 (4.40%) OLAP
9 5 (3.14%) IDOL
10 4 (2.52%) MS Access
10 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Power View
11 3 (1.89%) DTS
11 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.26%) EDRMS
12 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.63%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (12.58%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (5.66%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.26%) NUnit
5 1 (0.63%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.63%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.63%) FxCop
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.63%) WinRunner
5 1 (0.63%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.63%) Subversion
5 1 (0.63%) CruiseControl
General
1 17 (10.69%) Finance
2 9 (5.66%) Advertising
3 4 (2.52%) Marketing
4 2 (1.26%) Legal
4 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) German Language
5 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.63%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Publishing
5 1 (0.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 53 (33.33%) Developer
2 45 (28.30%) SharePoint Developer
3 30 (18.87%) Consultant
4 25 (15.72%) SharePoint Consultant
5 21 (13.21%) Architect
6 17 (10.69%) Administrator
7 13 (8.18%) SharePoint Architect
8 10 (6.29%) SharePoint Administrator
9 9 (5.66%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
9 9 (5.66%) Analyst
9 9 (5.66%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (4.40%) Integration Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.40%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.14%) Senior SharePoint Developer
12 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Consultant
12 4 (2.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (2.52%) .NET Developer
12 4 (2.52%) Technical Analyst
12 4 (2.52%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (44.03%) .NET
2 42 (26.42%) ASP.NET
3 30 (18.87%) HTML
4 28 (17.61%) CSS
5 23 (14.47%) WCF
6 22 (13.84%) jQuery
6 22 (13.84%) XML
7 19 (11.95%) Web Services
8 17 (10.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 15 (9.43%) XSLT
10 14 (8.81%) .NET Framework
11 11 (6.92%) Silverlight
12 8 (5.03%) WF
13 7 (4.40%) Application Packaging
13 7 (4.40%) Ajax
14 6 (3.77%) XSL
14 6 (3.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (3.77%) REST
15 5 (3.14%) WPF
15 5 (3.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.03%) Clustering
3 6 (3.77%) Replication
3 6 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.14%) PKI
4 5 (3.14%) Taxonomies
5 4 (2.52%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.89%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.89%) Open Source
6 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.26%) VLE
7 2 (1.26%) Blog
8 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.63%) NHS
8 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.63%) Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 61 (38.36%) Windows
2 37 (23.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (20.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (8.18%) Windows 7
5 9 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.03%) Linux
7 3 (1.89%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.89%) UNIX
8 2 (1.26%) Solaris
8 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.09%) Workflow
1 24 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (10.69%) Migration
4 14 (8.81%) ITIL
4 14 (8.81%) CRM
5 13 (8.18%) Document Management
6 12 (7.55%) MVC
7 11 (6.92%) Information Architecture
8 10 (6.29%) Web Development
9 9 (5.66%) Mentoring
9 9 (5.66%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.03%) Content Management
11 7 (4.40%) Change Control
11 7 (4.40%) RUP
12 6 (3.77%) Change Management
12 6 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (3.77%) Analytics
12 6 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (3.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (30.19%) C#
2 45 (28.30%) SQL
3 34 (21.38%) JavaScript
4 31 (19.50%) PowerShell
5 18 (11.32%) T-SQL
6 13 (8.18%) VB
7 10 (6.29%) VBScript
8 6 (3.77%) Java
8 6 (3.77%) C++
9 3 (1.89%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.63%) R
10 1 (0.63%) C
10 1 (0.63%) Perl
10 1 (0.63%) PHP
10 1 (0.63%) X++
10 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 43 (27.04%) Security Cleared
2 38 (23.90%) SC Cleared
3 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.03%) Degree
5 5 (3.14%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.14%) MCSE
6 4 (2.52%) MCSA
7 2 (1.26%) MCITP
7 2 (1.26%) MCTS
7 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 40 (25.16%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.55%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.40%) XenDesktop
5 4 (2.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (6.92%) SCCM
2 10 (6.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (5.03%) ARCserve
4 6 (3.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (3.14%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.26%) SCOM
8 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.63%) Netcool
8 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (57.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.21%) VMware
3 17 (10.69%) Oracle
4 12 (7.55%) Citrix
5 9 (5.66%) Borland
6 8 (5.03%) CA
6 8 (5.03%) 3PAR
7 7 (4.40%) HP
7 7 (4.40%) Symantec
7 7 (4.40%) Altiris
8 5 (3.14%) McAfee
9 4 (2.52%) Meridio
10 3 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.89%) Lotus
10 3 (1.89%) Brocade
11 2 (1.26%) Sun
11 2 (1.26%) Cisco
11 2 (1.26%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.26%) Sitecore
11 2 (1.26%) Nintex
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