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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 13 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.85% 1.82% 2.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 5.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£140 £210 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -47.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £18.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -13.09%
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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 Gatwick region.

Application Platforms Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 12.96% 36.36% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 7
Average daily rate £325 £315 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -21.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) MS Project
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (50.00%) Intranet
3 4 (50.00%) Document Management
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) C#

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Project
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft