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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 22 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 8.09% 4.76% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 55.00% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£328 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.09% -30.00%
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
20 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 14.71% 19.05% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 2
Average daily rate £330 £370 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +3.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £355 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £411 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) SC Cleared
1 15 (93.75%) Security Cleared
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) MS Project
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) Windows
5 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 10 (62.50%) HP
5 10 (62.50%) DHCP
5 10 (62.50%) DNS
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (62.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 8 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (50.00%) MS Office
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (50.00%) Replication
6 8 (50.00%) VMware
6 8 (50.00%) Altiris
6 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
8 6 (37.50%) MS Project Server
8 6 (37.50%) InfoPath
8 6 (37.50%) C#
9 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (37.50%) MS Project Server
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (87.50%) MS Project
2 8 (50.00%) MS Office
3 6 (37.50%) InfoPath
4 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DHCP
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Build Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Tools Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
1 3 (18.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Replication
1 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (18.75%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) VBA
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VBScript
4 2 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) SC Cleared
1 15 (93.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (12.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) Altiris
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix