The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.41% 4.28% 1.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.27% 32.50% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £232 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £330 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -40.00%
SharePoint
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
55 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.37% 13.16% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 15
Average daily rate £325 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £464 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 4
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.00 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -0.88%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leicester -2 2 £300 +9.09% 2
Market Harborough - - - -
SharePoint
East Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) Lync
5 5 (27.78%) Office 365
6 4 (22.22%) XenApp
6 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
6 4 (22.22%) C#
7 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Workflow
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) SCCM
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (11.11%) Degree
8 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
8 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (11.11%) Advertising
8 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (11.11%) Finance
8 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (27.78%) Lync
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WLAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) PABX
2 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) OLAP
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) MOLAP
3 1 (5.56%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) International Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.56%) MDX
3 1 (5.56%) WF
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
1 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Workflow
1 3 (16.67%) Migration
1 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) ETL
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VBScript
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
2 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau
4 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.56%) Cognos
Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 days ago