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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 26 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 49 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.27% 4.25% 2.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 31.21% 25.20% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 6
Average daily rate
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£344 £280 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -27.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £217 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +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
157 123 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.10% 16.85% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 59 22
Average daily rate £345 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 40 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 28 (29.17%) Finance
3 24 (25.00%) .NET
4 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
5 21 (21.88%) Security Cleared
6 19 (19.79%) Windows
7 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 14 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (14.58%) ITIL
10 13 (13.54%) MS Exchange
10 13 (13.54%) Business Analysis
10 13 (13.54%) .NET Framework
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%) Migration
12 11 (11.46%) Intranet
12 11 (11.46%) C#
12 11 (11.46%) Change Management
12 11 (11.46%) Office 365
13 10 (10.42%) PRINCE2
13 10 (10.42%) Project Management
14 9 (9.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
14 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
14 9 (9.38%) Scrum
14 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 40 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (13.54%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.54%) Lync
2 13 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (9.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (8.33%) Kentico
5 8 (8.33%) CMS
6 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (5.21%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
9 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.21%) MS Office
3 4 (4.17%) MS Project
4 3 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.46%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) Intranet
2 2 (2.08%) LAN
3 1 (1.04%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.04%) WAN
3 1 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (8.33%) NUnit
2 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.21%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.17%) Marketing
3 4 (4.17%) Electronics
4 3 (3.13%) Automotive
5 2 (2.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (36.46%) Analyst
2 21 (21.88%) Business Analyst
3 12 (12.50%) Developer
3 12 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 11 (11.46%) Administrator
5 9 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.25%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 6 (6.25%) Project Leader
7 5 (5.21%) SharePoint Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) BizTalk Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) Architect
8 4 (4.17%) Financial Business Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) SharePoint Specialist
9 3 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (2.08%) Consultant
10 2 (2.08%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.08%) Project Officer
10 2 (2.08%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.00%) .NET
2 13 (13.54%) .NET Framework
3 8 (8.33%) WCF
3 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (7.29%) XHTML
4 7 (7.29%) XSL
4 7 (7.29%) HTML
4 7 (7.29%) CSS
5 5 (5.21%) Middleware
5 5 (5.21%) jQuery
6 2 (2.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.04%) XML
7 1 (1.04%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.17%) DTV
3 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.04%) FMCG
4 1 (1.04%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.79%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.04%) Linux
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (14.58%) ITIL
3 13 (13.54%) Business Analysis
4 12 (12.50%) Migration
5 11 (11.46%) Change Management
6 10 (10.42%) PRINCE2
6 10 (10.42%) Project Management
7 9 (9.38%) Scrum
8 8 (8.33%) MVC
8 8 (8.33%) TDD
8 8 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 8 (8.33%) OO
8 8 (8.33%) OOD
8 8 (8.33%) SOA
9 7 (7.29%) Web Usability
9 7 (7.29%) Information Architecture
10 5 (5.21%) CRM
10 5 (5.21%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.46%) C#
3 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 16 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.04%) GSAE
5 1 (1.04%) MCITP
5 1 (1.04%) Degree
5 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.04%) ISEB
5 1 (1.04%) HNC
5 1 (1.04%) HND
5 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) SAP
2 4 (4.17%) Citrix
3 3 (3.13%) Remedy
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
4 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.04%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.04%) Dell
5 1 (1.04%) Lumension
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