The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Foundation skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Foundation over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint Foundation (WSS 4.0)
Rank 408 403 400
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Foundation 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.010% 0.032%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.076% 0.050% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate £300 £436 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.23% -20.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SharePoint Foundation
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3943 3982 4081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.64% 19.11% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2760 2775 2748
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 76 71
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.80 £39.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SharePoint Foundation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SharePoint Foundation Jobs Demand Trend in London

SharePoint Foundation
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SharePoint Foundation Daily Rate Trend in London

SharePoint Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SharePoint Foundation 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 Foundation.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) AOP
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Java SE
1 5 (100.00%) XPath
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Jetty

SharePoint Foundation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SharePoint Foundation 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 Foundation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Apache TomEE
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Jetty
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) GitLab
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Analyst Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Analyst Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Developer
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) XML Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) XML Developer
2 4 (80.00%) XML Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 5 (100.00%) HornetQ
1 5 (100.00%) Java SE
1 5 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 5 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) Memcached
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) AOP
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XPath
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft