The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 8 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 15 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.38% 5.94% 1.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 57.69% 52.00% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% +10.52%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
26 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.25% 11.42% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 10
Average daily rate £350 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £255 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £440 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -7.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.64%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 (45.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (35.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 6 (30.00%) SAP
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (15.00%) Office 365
6 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Intranet
6 3 (15.00%) MS Project
6 3 (15.00%) MS Office
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project Server
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Project
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Content Editor
5 2 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Content Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (5.00%) PMO Lead
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) CSS3
6 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.00%) Ember.js
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.00%) Java EE
6 1 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (5.00%) DOM
6 1 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Wiki
2 1 (5.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (5.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) Planview
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Business Objects