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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 33 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 32 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.62% 2.83% 3.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 27.59% 18.37% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 18
Average daily rate
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£475 £374 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.09% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £293 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £419 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £52.65 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+378.59% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -5.12%
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
116 98 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.76% 15.43% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 46 84
Average daily rate £405 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £138 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £464 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 6
Average hourly rate £19.65 £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.59% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £23.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 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
Watford +9 7 £525 +10.52% 5
Hemel Hempstead +1 1 £300 -16.08%
St Albans -4 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Borehamwood - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
Royston - - - -
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Oracle
2 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
2 17 (34.69%) Finance
3 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.57%) .NET
4 14 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (26.53%) SQL
6 12 (24.49%) VMware
7 11 (22.45%) Service Delivery
7 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (20.41%) Workflow
8 10 (20.41%) ITIL
8 10 (20.41%) ERP
8 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
8 10 (20.41%) HP
9 9 (18.37%) SAP
10 8 (16.33%) Project Management
10 8 (16.33%) Data Security
10 8 (16.33%) Asset Management
11 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
11 7 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (12.24%) Veeam
12 6 (12.24%) Lean Six Sigma
12 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (12.24%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (12.24%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 6 (12.24%) E-Procurement
12 6 (12.24%) Migration

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.08%) WorkSite
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.04%) ColdFusion
6 1 (2.04%) Lync
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Office 365
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon S3
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) VPN
2 3 (6.12%) LAN
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) MPLS
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) WAN
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) Intranet
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Architect
2 11 (22.45%) Service Manager
3 9 (18.37%) Consultant
4 8 (16.33%) Systems Architect
5 6 (12.24%) SAP Manager
5 6 (12.24%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Services Delivery Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (10.20%) SharePoint Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) SAP Architect
7 4 (8.16%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Junior
8 3 (6.12%) Software Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Business Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Data Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Junior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) CSS
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 3 (6.12%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) SAP PI
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.04%) SAML
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5
4 1 (2.04%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) PKI
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Handset
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Open Source
4 1 (2.04%) SCADA
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (22.45%) Service Delivery
3 10 (20.41%) Workflow
3 10 (20.41%) ITIL
3 10 (20.41%) ERP
4 8 (16.33%) Project Management
4 8 (16.33%) Data Security
4 8 (16.33%) Asset Management
5 6 (12.24%) Lean Six Sigma
5 6 (12.24%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 6 (12.24%) E-Procurement
5 6 (12.24%) Migration
5 6 (12.24%) Six Sigma
6 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.16%) Change Management
8 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.08%) Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.08%) Java
2 2 (4.08%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) vSphere
5 2 (4.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (6.12%) OpenView
3 2 (4.08%) SCCM
3 2 (4.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Oracle
2 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
3 12 (24.49%) VMware
4 10 (20.41%) HP
5 9 (18.37%) SAP
6 6 (12.24%) Veeam
6 6 (12.24%) JD Edwards
7 5 (10.20%) Citrix
8 4 (8.16%) Nintex
9 3 (6.12%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.08%) Brocade
10 2 (4.08%) Metastorm
10 2 (4.08%) CommVault
10 2 (4.08%) NetApp
11 1 (2.04%) EMC
11 1 (2.04%) Mitel
11 1 (2.04%) F5
11 1 (2.04%) MobileIron