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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Foundation (WSS 4.0)
Rank 424 - 410
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Foundation 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% - 0.025%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.043% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate
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£475 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate - £381 -
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
4619 4710 4430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.73% 18.59% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3196 3227 2896
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 91 148
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Foundation within the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
City of London - - - - 1
SharePoint Foundation
England

SharePoint Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (66.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 4 (66.67%) Silverlight
3 4 (66.67%) XSLT
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) CAML
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) UML

SharePoint Foundation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project Server
5 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
2 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) XSLT
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 4 (66.67%) Silverlight
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) CAML
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) WF
5 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (16.67%) RUP
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Process
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) MSF
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft