The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Guildford region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 19 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.99% 6.28% 8.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 29.27% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 7
Average daily rate
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£225 £150 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -64.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -18.00%
Application Platforms Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
20 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 14.93% 21.47% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 32 10
Average daily rate £425 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £26.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.23% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
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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 11 July 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 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Primavera
2 4 (44.44%) Document Management
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) PMI
3 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (22.22%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 4 (44.44%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
1 4 (44.44%) Document Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Budget Control
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Primavera
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) VMware