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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 25 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.19% 1.49% 3.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.05% 9.52% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £468 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.82% +87.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
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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
21 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 11.48% 15.67% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 9
Average daily rate £425 £425 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +49.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £184 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £463 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) WPF
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) XAML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) XHTML
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) Lync
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) WPF
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) XHTML
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) XAML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) VMware