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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 20 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.50% 0.79% 12.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.04% 4.35% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 15
Average daily rate
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- - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -14.28%
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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
23 23 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 19.17% 18.11% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 35
Average daily rate £325 £425 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £390 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.29% -35.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (33.33%) MS Project
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) RequisitePro
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Document Management
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) WAN

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 3 (33.33%) MS Project
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) SMTP
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) FCAPS
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) RequisitePro
1 2 (22.22%) CaliberRM
1 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) HPUX
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Document Management
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MBA
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) ARCserve
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Mitel
4 1 (11.11%) Altiris
4 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
4 1 (11.11%) CA
4 1 (11.11%) Siemens
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco