The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 72 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 54 81 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.47% 4.66% 3.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.67% 24.32% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 49 31
Average daily rate
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£315 £331 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.90% +6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £264 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £430 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.85%
SharePoint
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
395 333 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.09% 19.16% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 189 146
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 9
Average hourly rate £12.88 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.97% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £155.00 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook -17 16 £315 -4.54% 1
Basingstoke -7 12 £280 -13.84% 1
Portsmouth -2 6 £313 +0.80%
Southampton -10 5 £350 -18.60% 3
Havant -1 3 £438 +32.57%
Aldershot -2 1 - -
Farnborough -7 1 £495 - 2
Winchester - - - -
Andover - - - -
Ringwood - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - - 4
Gosport - - - - 2
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 69 (53.49%) Windows
2 64 (49.61%) Microsoft
3 63 (48.84%) Security Cleared
4 46 (35.66%) SC Cleared
5 42 (32.56%) SQL
6 40 (31.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (29.46%) Analytical Skills
8 36 (27.91%) HP
8 36 (27.91%) MS Excel
9 34 (26.36%) VMware
10 33 (25.58%) MS Exchange
10 33 (25.58%) SQL Server
11 29 (22.48%) Active Directory
12 28 (21.71%) Windows 7
13 23 (17.83%) ARCserve
13 23 (17.83%) SLA
14 21 (16.28%) CA
14 21 (16.28%) SMTP
14 21 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (14.73%) ITIL
16 18 (13.95%) MS Office
16 18 (13.95%) .NET
16 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
16 18 (13.95%) SharePoint 2013
17 17 (13.18%) C#
18 16 (12.40%) SAN
18 16 (12.40%) SharePoint 2010
19 15 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 33 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (13.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 16 (12.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (8.53%) Lync
5 10 (7.75%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (6.20%) MS Project Server
6 8 (6.20%) CMS
7 7 (5.43%) IIS
7 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (3.88%) IBM Notes
10 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.78%) FileNet
11 1 (0.78%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 36 (27.91%) MS Excel
2 18 (13.95%) MS Office
3 8 (6.20%) MS Project
4 6 (4.65%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.75%) Office 365
2 3 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.28%) SMTP
2 16 (12.40%) SAN
3 10 (7.75%) 3G
3 10 (7.75%) Broadband
4 7 (5.43%) LAN
5 6 (4.65%) DNS
6 5 (3.88%) HTTP
6 5 (3.88%) NAS
7 4 (3.10%) DHCP
7 4 (3.10%) LDAP
7 4 (3.10%) Firewall
7 4 (3.10%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.55%) WAN
9 1 (0.78%) Intranet
9 1 (0.78%) Internet
9 1 (0.78%) Wireless
9 1 (0.78%) MGCP
9 1 (0.78%) H.323
9 1 (0.78%) ADSL
9 1 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (7.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.78%) QlikView
6 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (11.63%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.33%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.33%) Front Office
4 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.55%) Military
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (17.05%) Administrator
2 18 (13.95%) Developer
3 16 (12.40%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (10.85%) Analyst
5 11 (8.53%) Desktop Support
5 11 (8.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (8.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 10 (7.75%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.20%) Architect
8 7 (5.43%) Consultant
8 7 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.43%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 7 (5.43%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (4.65%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (3.88%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) Applications Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.95%) .NET
2 15 (11.63%) CSS
3 14 (10.85%) HTML
4 10 (7.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (7.75%) ASP.NET
4 10 (7.75%) XML
5 9 (6.98%) .NET Framework
6 8 (6.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (5.43%) Web Services
8 5 (3.88%) WCF
9 3 (2.33%) LINQ
9 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (1.55%) XSLT
10 2 (1.55%) Middleware
10 2 (1.55%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 1 (0.78%) COM
11 1 (0.78%) Classic ASP
11 1 (0.78%) jQuery
11 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 38 (29.46%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.98%) Blackberry
2 9 (6.98%) Replication
3 6 (4.65%) Clustering
4 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.33%) User Experience
4 3 (2.33%) FMCG
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.78%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.78%) PACS
5 1 (0.78%) e-Health
5 1 (0.78%) Informatics
5 1 (0.78%) CMDB
5 1 (0.78%) AVVID
5 1 (0.78%) LIMS
5 1 (0.78%) NPfIT
Operating Systems
1 69 (53.49%) Windows
2 40 (31.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (21.71%) Windows 7
4 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.88%) Linux
6 5 (3.88%) UNIX
7 3 (2.33%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.73%) ITIL
1 19 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (11.63%) Mentoring
3 13 (10.08%) Security Management
4 12 (9.30%) MVC
5 11 (8.53%) Problem Management
6 10 (7.75%) System Testing
7 8 (6.20%) Migration
7 8 (6.20%) Scrum
7 8 (6.20%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (6.20%) DSDM
8 6 (4.65%) Time Management
8 6 (4.65%) Unit Testing
9 5 (3.88%) Business Analysis
9 5 (3.88%) Network Management
9 5 (3.88%) Project Management
9 5 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.88%) Software Testing
10 4 (3.10%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (32.56%) SQL
2 17 (13.18%) C#
3 11 (8.53%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.33%) Java
6 2 (1.55%) C
7 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.78%) VB
7 1 (0.78%) VBA
7 1 (0.78%) Python
7 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 63 (48.84%) Security Cleared
2 46 (35.66%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.20%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.88%) ISEB
4 5 (3.88%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.55%) CCNP
5 2 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) MCDST
6 1 (0.78%) MCTS
6 1 (0.78%) MCITP
6 1 (0.78%) MCP
6 1 (0.78%) MCSE
6 1 (0.78%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.83%) SLA
2 4 (3.10%) QA
2 4 (3.10%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.78%) HL7
System Software
1 29 (22.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.65%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.55%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.78%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (17.83%) ARCserve
2 13 (10.08%) HP SIM
3 7 (5.43%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (4.65%) Backup Exec
4 6 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.10%) MOM
6 2 (1.55%) MIIS
6 2 (1.55%) SCCM
6 2 (1.55%) SCOM
6 2 (1.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 64 (49.61%) Microsoft
2 36 (27.91%) HP
3 34 (26.36%) VMware
4 21 (16.28%) CA
5 12 (9.30%) Symantec
6 11 (8.53%) Ektron
7 10 (7.75%) Citrix
8 8 (6.20%) Cisco
9 7 (5.43%) 3PAR
9 7 (5.43%) NetApp
9 7 (5.43%) Altiris
10 6 (4.65%) Oracle
10 6 (4.65%) SAP
11 5 (3.88%) Lotus
11 5 (3.88%) Remedy
12 4 (3.10%) Adobe
12 4 (3.10%) Lumension
13 3 (2.33%) Brocade
14 2 (1.55%) Mitel
14 2 (1.55%) McAfee