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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 46 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 20 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.65% 3.17% 2.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.27% 21.69% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 11
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£463 £358 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.37% +19.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £162 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £413 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £52.65 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+378.59% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
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
131 83 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.33% 14.61% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 39 70
Average daily rate £393 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £138 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Average hourly rate £24.00 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.23 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £18.96 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 21 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 November 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
Watford +1 4 £525 +218.18% 4
Royston - 2 £600 -
St Albans +4 1 - - 2
Hemel Hempstead -8 1 £300 -16.08%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £350 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Potters Bar - - - - 1
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
3 18 (41.86%) Oracle
4 17 (39.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (34.88%) SQL
5 15 (34.88%) .NET
6 11 (25.58%) Asset Management
7 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
7 10 (23.26%) Workflow
7 10 (23.26%) Data Security
8 9 (20.93%) SAP
8 9 (20.93%) Windows
8 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
9 8 (18.60%) ITIL
9 8 (18.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (16.28%) ERP
10 7 (16.28%) Project Management
10 7 (16.28%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 6 (13.95%) E-Procurement
11 6 (13.95%) Lean Six Sigma
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (13.95%) VMware
11 6 (13.95%) Six Sigma
11 6 (13.95%) JD Edwards
11 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
12 5 (11.63%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (9.30%) Firewall

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (18.60%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (11.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.65%) WorkSite
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.33%) Lync
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) VPN
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) MPLS
2 3 (6.98%) LAN
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) VLAN
4 1 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) SSL
4 1 (2.33%) Intranet
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Local Government
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Architect
2 9 (20.93%) Systems Architect
3 8 (18.60%) Service Manager
4 6 (13.95%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (13.95%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (13.95%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
4 6 (13.95%) SAP Manager
5 5 (11.63%) SAP Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Developer
6 4 (9.30%) SharePoint Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Software Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Junior
8 2 (4.65%) Junior IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Author
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Author
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) CSS
3 3 (6.98%) HTML
4 2 (4.65%) HTML5
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.65%) Ajax
4 2 (4.65%) jQuery
5 1 (2.33%) SAP PI
5 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.33%) SAML
5 1 (2.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) PKI
2 2 (4.65%) iPad
2 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) SCADA
3 1 (2.33%) FMCG
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (25.58%) Asset Management
3 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
3 10 (23.26%) Data Security
3 10 (23.26%) Workflow
4 8 (18.60%) ITIL
5 7 (16.28%) ERP
5 7 (16.28%) Project Management
5 7 (16.28%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 6 (13.95%) E-Procurement
6 6 (13.95%) Lean Six Sigma
6 6 (13.95%) Six Sigma
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.65%) CRM
9 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.65%) Service Management
9 2 (4.65%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.65%) Process Management
9 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) XenServer
3 2 (4.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
1 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) SAP
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.95%) JD Edwards
3 6 (13.95%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Nintex
4 3 (6.98%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) CommVault
5 2 (4.65%) NetApp
6 1 (2.33%) Metastorm
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) Mitel
6 1 (2.33%) F5