The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 25 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.34% 13.28% 6.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.14% 41.46% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 5
Average daily rate
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- £320 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -35.00%
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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 Guildford region.

Application Platforms Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
28 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 18.79% 32.03% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 33 14
Average daily rate £400 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £225 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £26.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.23% +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Guildford region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) PMI
2 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Primavera
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) ERP

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCTS
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Primavera