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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 36 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.96% 4.40% 3.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.50% 31.31% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 5
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.56% +13.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £304 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £401 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -29.72%
Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
160 99 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.60% 14.06% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 48 47
Average daily rate £361 £381 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% +15.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £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 6 5
Average hourly rate £15.89 £18.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.93% +40.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -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 29 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 29 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 38 (48.10%) Security Cleared
2 29 (36.71%) SC Cleared
3 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
4 24 (30.38%) PRINCE2
4 24 (30.38%) Finance
5 20 (25.32%) ITIL
5 20 (25.32%) MS Excel
6 18 (22.78%) MS Project
7 15 (18.99%) Project Management
8 14 (17.72%) MS Office
9 13 (16.46%) CRM
9 13 (16.46%) DV Cleared
10 12 (15.19%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (12.66%) Migration
11 10 (12.66%) .NET
12 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
12 9 (11.39%) Hyper-V
12 9 (11.39%) Resource Management
13 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
13 8 (10.13%) QA
13 8 (10.13%) Windows
13 8 (10.13%) Programme Management
13 8 (10.13%) Change Management
13 8 (10.13%) Document Management
14 7 (8.86%) CSS
14 7 (8.86%) HTML
14 7 (8.86%) SQL
14 7 (8.86%) ISEB
14 7 (8.86%) ISO 9000
14 7 (8.86%) PRINCE

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (15.19%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (8.86%) Lync
3 6 (7.59%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.06%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.27%) Papyrus
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (25.32%) MS Excel
2 18 (22.78%) MS Project
3 14 (17.72%) MS Office
4 4 (5.06%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) DAB
2 3 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.27%) NUnit
General
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Advertising
2 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Analyst
2 11 (13.92%) Coordinator
2 11 (13.92%) Consultant
2 11 (13.92%) Project Coordinator
3 10 (12.66%) Developer
4 6 (7.59%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.59%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (6.33%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Architect
5 5 (6.33%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.06%) Data Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Project Officer
7 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Project Support Officer
7 3 (3.80%) Administrator
7 3 (3.80%) Process Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Business Process Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) ITIL Consultant
8 2 (2.53%) PMO Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) .NET
2 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
3 7 (8.86%) HTML
3 7 (8.86%) CSS
4 6 (7.59%) XSL
5 4 (5.06%) Web Services
5 4 (5.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (5.06%) WCF
6 3 (3.80%) LINQ
6 3 (3.80%) jQuery
6 3 (3.80%) XML
6 3 (3.80%) XHTML
7 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.27%) Middleware
8 1 (1.27%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.80%) CESG
1 3 (3.80%) Statistics
2 1 (1.27%) Social Media
2 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) PRINCE2
2 20 (25.32%) ITIL
3 15 (18.99%) Project Management
4 13 (16.46%) CRM
5 10 (12.66%) Migration
6 9 (11.39%) Resource Management
7 8 (10.13%) Programme Management
7 8 (10.13%) Document Management
7 8 (10.13%) Change Management
8 7 (8.86%) PRINCE
9 6 (7.59%) Project Planning
9 6 (7.59%) P3M3
10 5 (6.33%) TOGAF
11 4 (5.06%) Service Management
11 4 (5.06%) Information Architecture
12 3 (3.80%) Web Usability
12 3 (3.80%) Business Development
12 3 (3.80%) Test Scripting
12 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.80%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) SQL
2 6 (7.59%) C#
2 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.27%) VBScript
5 1 (1.27%) VBA
5 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (48.10%) Security Cleared
2 29 (36.71%) SC Cleared
3 13 (16.46%) DV Cleared
4 7 (8.86%) ISEB
5 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.53%) CITP
6 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.27%) MCP
7 1 (1.27%) MCSE
7 1 (1.27%) PMP
7 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
2 7 (8.86%) ISO 9000
3 5 (6.33%) SLA
3 5 (6.33%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.80%) UAG
3 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) SCOrch
1 3 (3.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.27%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) HP
3 2 (2.53%) Lumension
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) Citrix
4 1 (1.27%) Remedy
4 1 (1.27%) McAfee
4 1 (1.27%) Sophos
4 1 (1.27%) VMware
4 1 (1.27%) Fujitsu
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