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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 25 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 4.26% 7.41% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 40.00% 57.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £449 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.01% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.85%
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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 Erskine region.

Application Platforms Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 10.64% 12.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 0
Average daily rate £350 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 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 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) SC Cleared
2 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 16 (76.19%) MS Project
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
5 11 (52.38%) Windows
6 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
7 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
7 9 (42.86%) C#
7 9 (42.86%) VBA
7 9 (42.86%) HP
7 9 (42.86%) MS Project Server
7 9 (42.86%) InfoPath
7 9 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (38.10%) VMware
8 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
9 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 7 (33.33%) DHCP
9 7 (33.33%) DNS
9 7 (33.33%) MS Office
9 7 (33.33%) Altiris
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (33.33%) Replication

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (42.86%) MS Project Server
1 9 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (76.19%) MS Project
2 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
3 9 (42.86%) InfoPath
4 7 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DHCP
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Build Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Tools Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Replication
1 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Project Management
1 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Content Management
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Validation
3 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) VBA
2 9 (42.86%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) SC Cleared
1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) MCP
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 7 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) HP
3 8 (38.10%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) Altiris
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco