The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 41 33 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 15 32 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.66% 5.08% 2.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.13% 25.40% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 12
Average daily rate £450 £475 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +33.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £401 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.85 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.17% -2.50%
SharePoint
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
71 126 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.59% 20.00% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 66 62
Average daily rate £475 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.01% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £223 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -46.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Stevenage - 4 - -
St Albans - 1 £325 -
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) FTP
3 9 (24.32%) Oracle
3 9 (24.32%) SOAP
3 9 (24.32%) VMware
4 8 (21.62%) Finance
4 8 (21.62%) Web Services
4 8 (21.62%) Citrix
4 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (21.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.22%) Cisco
6 6 (16.22%) IBM
6 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
6 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
6 6 (16.22%) SOA
6 6 (16.22%) ETL
6 6 (16.22%) GIS
6 6 (16.22%) ESRI
6 6 (16.22%) Maximo
6 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
6 6 (16.22%) Data Integration
6 6 (16.22%) REST
6 6 (16.22%) IaaS
6 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
6 6 (16.22%) SaaS
6 6 (16.22%) PaaS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (21.62%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (16.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (10.81%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
3 2 (5.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.22%) IaaS
2 6 (16.22%) PaaS
2 6 (16.22%) SaaS
3 5 (13.51%) Office 365
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) FTP
2 4 (10.81%) PuTTY
2 4 (10.81%) SSH
2 4 (10.81%) Telepresence
2 4 (10.81%) Telnet
2 4 (10.81%) WebEx
3 2 (5.41%) LDAP
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) MPLS
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) GIS
2 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
2 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Architect
1 6 (16.22%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (13.51%) Administrator
2 5 (13.51%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint Administrator
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.81%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (8.11%) SAP Manager
4 3 (8.11%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.11%) SAP Support
4 3 (8.11%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Service Support Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) SOA Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) SOAP
2 8 (21.62%) Web Services
3 6 (16.22%) REST
4 5 (13.51%) .NET
4 5 (13.51%) XML
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.81%) CSS
5 4 (10.81%) HTML
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.11%) DHTML
6 3 (8.11%) XSLT
7 1 (2.70%) HTML5
7 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) PMI
2 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) ETL
2 6 (16.22%) SOA
2 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
3 5 (13.51%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) E-Procurement
5 3 (8.11%) ERP
5 3 (8.11%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.11%) SDLC
5 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma
5 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.11%) Workflow
6 2 (5.41%) Analytics
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Records Management
6 2 (5.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.41%) PgMP
3 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.41%) PMP
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) MCP
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) vSphere
2 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) XenApp
4 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.41%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) Bacula
3 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
1 9 (24.32%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) Citrix
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) ESRI
4 6 (16.22%) IBM
5 4 (10.81%) Remedy
5 4 (10.81%) Tandberg
6 3 (8.11%) JD Edwards
6 3 (8.11%) SAP
7 2 (5.41%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.41%) EMC
7 2 (5.41%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (2.70%) iManage
8 1 (2.70%) Sophos
8 1 (2.70%) Symantec