The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Kent 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank - 40 36
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.29% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.89% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £290 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.41% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £24.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+124.48% +44.11%
Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
35 53 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.84% 15.50% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 38
Average daily rate £400 £295 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -7.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £498 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SharePoint Server
South East

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SharePoint Server
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft