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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 17 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 11.11% 18.52% 17.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 72.73% 83.33% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 10
Average daily rate
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£384 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £381 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% -
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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
11 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 15.28% 22.22% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 13
Average daily rate £370 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £324 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
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 24 April 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) C#
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (41.67%) MS Project
6 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
6 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 5 (41.67%) .NET
6 5 (41.67%) Content Management
7 4 (33.33%) VMware
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (33.33%) CSS
7 4 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (33.33%) OOP
7 4 (33.33%) OO
7 4 (33.33%) MS Office
7 4 (33.33%) VB
7 4 (33.33%) HTML
7 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (33.33%) HP
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (25.00%) DHCP
8 3 (25.00%) DNS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project Server
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Project
2 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (8.33%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Architect
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Content Management
2 4 (33.33%) OOP
2 4 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) VB
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) VBScript
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) MCTS
4 2 (16.67%) MCP
4 2 (16.67%) MCSD
4 2 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Altiris
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Borland