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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 36 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 5 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.64% 1.05% 4.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.63% 5.36% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Average daily rate
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£288 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £210 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £290 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -14.28%
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
43 56 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.10% 19.51% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 30
Average daily rate £275 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £550 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £11.25 £35.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.85% +218.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £15.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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
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 September 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 +6 3 £263 -12.50% 3
Hinckley - 1 £300 -
SharePoint
East Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) IPv4
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) PBX
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) PBX
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) IPv4
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Field Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
1 2 (22.22%) Logistics
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) People Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Kanban
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) Perforce