The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 23 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 52 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.23% 4.55% 2.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 29.05% 20.96% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 6
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£375 £308 £161
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.75% +91.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £187 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £387 £165
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +10.52%
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Buckinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
179 167 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.44% 21.72% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 73 32
Average daily rate £350 £380 £312
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +21.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.35 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% -31.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 36 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 29 (30.21%) Microsoft
3 27 (28.13%) Finance
4 22 (22.92%) Security Cleared
5 21 (21.88%) Windows
6 20 (20.83%) .NET
7 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
8 16 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 14 (14.58%) C#
9 14 (14.58%) Migration
10 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (13.54%) Business Analysis
10 13 (13.54%) ITIL
10 13 (13.54%) MS Exchange
10 13 (13.54%) Project Management
10 13 (13.54%) Lync
10 13 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 12 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (12.50%) Intranet
11 12 (12.50%) PRINCE2
11 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (11.46%) Scrum
12 11 (11.46%) Change Management
12 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (10.42%) MS Office
13 10 (10.42%) OOD
13 10 (10.42%) SOA
13 10 (10.42%) OO

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 36 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (13.54%) Lync
2 13 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (13.54%) MS Exchange
3 12 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (9.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (9.38%) Kentico
5 8 (8.33%) CMS
6 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (5.21%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (5.21%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (4.17%) WebSphere
9 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.42%) MS Office
3 5 (5.21%) MS Project
4 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.04%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.42%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) IaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.50%) Intranet
2 2 (2.08%) LAN
3 1 (1.04%) WAN
3 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.04%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (10.42%) NUnit
1 10 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (28.13%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.13%) Marketing
3 3 (3.13%) Automotive
3 3 (3.13%) Electronics
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (39.58%) Analyst
2 20 (20.83%) Business Analyst
3 15 (15.63%) Developer
4 12 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 11 (11.46%) .NET Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Administrator
7 6 (6.25%) Project Leader
8 5 (5.21%) Architect
8 5 (5.21%) SharePoint Business Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) BizTalk Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.17%) Financial Business Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) SharePoint Administrator
10 3 (3.13%) SharePoint Specialist
11 2 (2.08%) Audit Analyst
11 2 (2.08%) Governance Analyst
11 2 (2.08%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.83%) .NET
2 10 (10.42%) WCF
2 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (7.29%) jQuery
4 6 (6.25%) Middleware
4 6 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 2 (2.08%) XML
6 1 (1.04%) Flash
6 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.13%) DTV
4 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.04%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.04%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.88%) Windows
2 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.04%) Linux
8 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.58%) Migration
2 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (13.54%) Project Management
2 13 (13.54%) ITIL
2 13 (13.54%) Business Analysis
3 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 11 (11.46%) Change Management
4 11 (11.46%) Scrum
5 10 (10.42%) OO
5 10 (10.42%) OOD
5 10 (10.42%) SOA
5 10 (10.42%) TDD
5 10 (10.42%) MVC
5 10 (10.42%) Automated Testing
6 5 (5.21%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
7 4 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.58%) C#
2 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.08%) C++
3 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (22.92%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.08%) MCITP
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.04%) APMP
6 1 (1.04%) Degree
6 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.04%) GSAE
6 1 (1.04%) HNC
6 1 (1.04%) HND
6 1 (1.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (30.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) Citrix
3 3 (3.13%) Remedy
3 3 (3.13%) SAP
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
4 2 (2.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.04%) Altiris
5 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.04%) Lumension
5 1 (1.04%) Dell
5 1 (1.04%) Primavera
5 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
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