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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 21 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.50% 3.05% 7.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% 19.05% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 13
Average daily rate
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- £225 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.91% -7.50%
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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
22 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 16.54% 16.03% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 31
Average daily rate £300 £425 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +47.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £510 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 27 July 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%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) MS Project
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) RequisitePro
4 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (25.00%) Degree

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) RequisitePro
1 2 (25.00%) CaliberRM
1 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Document Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) ARCserve
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Altiris
3 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos