The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 25 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 15 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 10.20% 5.22% 2.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 32.61% 60.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 1
Average daily rate £340 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.20% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.94% -2.56%
SharePoint
Renfrewshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
46 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 31.29% 8.70% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 7 2
Average daily rate £420 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +13.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 15 (68.18%) Windows Server
4 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
5 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
6 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (45.45%) .NET
7 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
8 9 (40.91%) MCTS
8 9 (40.91%) Content Management
8 9 (40.91%) MCP
9 7 (31.82%) Validation
9 7 (31.82%) Degree
9 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
10 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
10 6 (27.27%) WAN
11 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
11 5 (22.73%) Migration
11 5 (22.73%) VMware
11 5 (22.73%) DNS
11 5 (22.73%) Lync
11 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
11 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
12 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (18.18%) Office Communications Server
12 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (18.18%) Live Communications Server

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 5 (22.73%) Lync
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (18.18%) Live Communications Server
2 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) MS Project Server
4 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.09%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) WAN
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Developer
2 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Lync Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) PMO Planner
3 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Service Architect
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Tester
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
1 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Content Management
2 7 (31.82%) Validation
3 5 (22.73%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security Management
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Security Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Continuity Management
6 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (40.91%) MCP
4 9 (40.91%) MCTS
5 7 (31.82%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.55%) MCSD
6 1 (4.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 4 (18.18%) HP