The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 36 30 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 32 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.59% 5.33% 2.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.25% 34.91% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £362 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.38% +13.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £304 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £401 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £18.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -25.35%
Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
158 106 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.71% 15.27% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 47 46
Average daily rate £363 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Average hourly rate £15.89 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.20% +34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
SharePoint
Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 34 (45.33%) Security Cleared
2 25 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 25 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (26.67%) ITIL
3 20 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 20 (26.67%) Finance
4 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
5 15 (20.00%) Project Management
6 14 (18.67%) MS Project
6 14 (18.67%) MS Office
7 13 (17.33%) CRM
7 13 (17.33%) DV Cleared
8 12 (16.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (13.33%) Migration
9 10 (13.33%) .NET
10 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (12.00%) Hyper-V
10 9 (12.00%) Resource Management
11 8 (10.67%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.67%) QA
11 8 (10.67%) Windows
11 8 (10.67%) Programme Management
11 8 (10.67%) Change Management
11 8 (10.67%) Document Management
12 7 (9.33%) CSS
12 7 (9.33%) HTML
12 7 (9.33%) SQL
12 7 (9.33%) ISEB
12 7 (9.33%) ISO 9000
12 7 (9.33%) Lync

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 12 (16.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (9.33%) Lync
3 6 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.33%) Papyrus
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.67%) MS Project
2 14 (18.67%) MS Office
3 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) DAB
2 3 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.33%) NUnit
General
1 20 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Advertising
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (20.00%) Analyst
2 11 (14.67%) Coordinator
2 11 (14.67%) Consultant
2 11 (14.67%) Project Coordinator
3 10 (13.33%) Developer
4 6 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Architect
5 5 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Data Manager
7 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Administrator
7 3 (4.00%) Process Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Business Process Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) ITIL Consultant
8 2 (2.67%) PMO Administrator
8 2 (2.67%) Principal Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) .NET
2 8 (10.67%) .NET Framework
3 7 (9.33%) HTML
3 7 (9.33%) CSS
4 6 (8.00%) XSL
5 4 (5.33%) Web Services
5 4 (5.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (5.33%) WCF
6 3 (4.00%) LINQ
6 3 (4.00%) jQuery
6 3 (4.00%) XML
6 3 (4.00%) XHTML
7 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.33%) Middleware
8 1 (1.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) CESG
1 3 (4.00%) Statistics
2 1 (1.33%) Social Media
2 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) ITIL
1 20 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 15 (20.00%) Project Management
3 13 (17.33%) CRM
4 10 (13.33%) Migration
5 9 (12.00%) Resource Management
6 8 (10.67%) Programme Management
6 8 (10.67%) Document Management
6 8 (10.67%) Change Management
7 6 (8.00%) PRINCE
7 6 (8.00%) P3M3
8 5 (6.67%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.33%) Service Management
9 4 (5.33%) Information Architecture
9 4 (5.33%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.00%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.00%) Web Usability
10 3 (4.00%) Business Development
10 3 (4.00%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.33%) SQL
2 6 (8.00%) C#
2 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.33%) VBScript
5 1 (1.33%) VBA
5 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (45.33%) Security Cleared
2 25 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 13 (17.33%) DV Cleared
4 7 (9.33%) ISEB
5 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.67%) CITP
6 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.33%) MCP
7 1 (1.33%) MCSE
7 1 (1.33%) PMP
7 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) QA
2 7 (9.33%) ISO 9000
3 5 (6.67%) SLA
3 5 (6.67%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.00%) UAG
3 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) SCOrch
1 3 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (2.67%) Lumension
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.33%) Citrix
4 1 (1.33%) Remedy
4 1 (1.33%) McAfee
4 1 (1.33%) Sophos
4 1 (1.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) Fujitsu
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