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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 29 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.35% 2.32% 3.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.92% 16.28% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£180 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.61% +2.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.38 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +18.42%
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
37 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.42% 14.24% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 10
Average daily rate £300 £350 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +13.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £291 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £390 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £32.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.73 £19.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +1.71%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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 +1 3 £300 -7.69% 2
Loughborough - - - - 2
Hinckley - - - -
SharePoint
East Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) IIS
5 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) Lync
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (15.38%) Kendo UI
6 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (15.38%) Windows SharePoint Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) Lync
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) Kentico
3 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) CMS
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
2 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) DTS
3 2 (15.38%) MS Access
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Informix
4 1 (7.69%) OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) MSTest
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (15.38%) Kendo UI
4 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (15.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) LINQ
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) WinForms
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Control-M
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco