The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick 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 4 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 20.00% 3.70% 5.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 75.00% 33.33% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate £550 £475 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £316
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
West Sussex

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

Application Platforms Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
12 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 26.67% 11.11% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Average daily rate £519 £388 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.87% +25.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 6 (50.00%) Private Cloud
3 5 (41.67%) Business Transformation
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Records Management
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (33.33%) Intranet
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) MS Project
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) CRM
7 1 (8.33%) ERP
7 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Project
2 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
1 8 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 6 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Leader
4 3 (25.00%) Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Lead Architect
5 2 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) PMO Lead
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Senior SharePoint Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Business Transformation
2 4 (33.33%) Records Management
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft