The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Leicester 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
Rank 27 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 10 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 4.83% 5.93% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £300 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
30 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 14.49% 17.80% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 5
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £375 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £375 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 3
Average hourly rate £15.75 £30.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% +215.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SharePoint
Leicestershire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) JSP
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) XHTML
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) CMS
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 4 (30.77%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (30.77%) SEO
4 4 (30.77%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) Flash
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (30.77%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WLAN
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) PABX
1 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (30.77%) XHTML
4 4 (30.77%) Ajax
4 4 (30.77%) JSP
4 4 (30.77%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) Flash
7 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) SEO
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) BDD
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
1 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
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