The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester 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 17 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.29% 1.91% 2.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.68% 15.79% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £343 £226
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +51.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £160.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.85%
SharePoint
Leicestershire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
31 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 23.66% 12.10% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 16
Average daily rate £250 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £211 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £337 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £36.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +60.00%
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 Leicester

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) OLAP
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) OLAP
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle