The first table below looks at the demand for Windows SharePoint Services 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 Windows SharePoint Services over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows SharePoint Services (WSS)
Rank 549 511 523
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows SharePoint Services 17 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.060% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.21% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 26
Average daily rate
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£425 £352 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.91% +15.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £301 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £448 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13758 13351 14136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.83% 28.66% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8961 8646 8788
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 264 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Windows SharePoint Services
UK

Windows SharePoint Services
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows SharePoint Services across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Windows SharePoint Services Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows SharePoint Services
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Windows SharePoint Services Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows SharePoint Services
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows SharePoint Services across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Windows SharePoint Services Daily Rate Histogram in England

Windows SharePoint Services
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Windows SharePoint Services Hourly Rate Trend in England

Windows SharePoint Services
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 Windows SharePoint Services within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
South East -15 7 £373 -12.35%
London +17 3 £450 -10.00% 1
East of England -22 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
Windows SharePoint Services
UK

Windows SharePoint Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Windows SharePoint Services 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 Windows SharePoint Services.

1 50 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 40 (80.00%) Windows
3 37 (74.00%) SQL Server
4 35 (70.00%) SQL
5 30 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
6 29 (58.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 28 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (52.00%) MS Office
8 26 (52.00%) Security Cleared
9 25 (50.00%) SC Cleared
9 25 (50.00%) .NET
9 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
10 23 (46.00%) C#
11 21 (42.00%) T-SQL
11 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
12 20 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
13 18 (36.00%) Visual Studio
14 16 (32.00%) Web Services
14 16 (32.00%) LDAP
14 16 (32.00%) OLAP
14 16 (32.00%) DTS
15 15 (30.00%) XML
16 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (26.00%) Web Development
16 13 (26.00%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
18 11 (22.00%) IIS
18 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
18 11 (22.00%) Workflow

Windows SharePoint Services
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Windows SharePoint Services 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 Windows SharePoint Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 30 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
3 20 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (26.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (22.00%) IIS
6 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Foundation
7 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (4.00%) MS Project Server
9 1 (2.00%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 26 (52.00%) MS Office
2 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (18.00%) InfoPath
4 1 (2.00%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) LDAP
2 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.00%) HTTP
4 8 (16.00%) SMTP
5 2 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (74.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (58.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (32.00%) OLAP
3 16 (32.00%) DTS
4 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (18.00%) IDOL
6 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.00%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Toad
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Developer
2 26 (52.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (16.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Designer
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Designer
6 2 (4.00%) Architect
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) .NET
2 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (32.00%) Web Services
4 15 (30.00%) XML
5 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (10.00%) CSS
6 5 (10.00%) XSLT
6 5 (10.00%) jQuery
6 5 (10.00%) HTML
7 3 (6.00%) WCF
8 1 (2.00%) WPF
8 1 (2.00%) LINQ
8 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (2.00%) X-Windows
8 1 (2.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 28 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Web Development
2 11 (22.00%) Workflow
3 8 (16.00%) Document Management
3 8 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (12.00%) Migration
5 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.00%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.00%) Project Management
6 3 (6.00%) OO
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.00%) Content Management
7 2 (4.00%) Scrum
7 2 (4.00%) Logistics
7 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.00%) OOP
7 2 (4.00%) RUP
7 2 (4.00%) ERP
7 2 (4.00%) MSF
7 2 (4.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) SQL
2 23 (46.00%) C#
3 21 (42.00%) T-SQL
4 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) VBScript
7 1 (2.00%) VB
7 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 26 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) VMware
2 9 (18.00%) Meridio
3 8 (16.00%) Nintex
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle