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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 36 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.36% 2.34% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.87% 20.00% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 3
Average daily rate
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£310 £165 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.03% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £124 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £355 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +62.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.86% -34.16%
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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
134 85 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.22% 11.69% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 31 53
Average daily rate £330 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -2.55%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 31 (43.66%) Security Cleared
2 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 23 (32.39%) PRINCE2
3 21 (29.58%) SC Cleared
4 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (25.35%) MS Project
5 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
6 17 (23.94%) MS Excel
7 14 (19.72%) .NET
7 14 (19.72%) ITIL
8 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
9 11 (15.49%) Project Management
9 11 (15.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (14.08%) Information Architecture
10 10 (14.08%) Web Usability
10 10 (14.08%) XSL
10 10 (14.08%) CSS
10 10 (14.08%) HTML
10 10 (14.08%) XHTML
10 10 (14.08%) DV Cleared
11 9 (12.68%) MS Office
12 8 (11.27%) CRM
12 8 (11.27%) Programme Management
12 8 (11.27%) Resource Management
12 8 (11.27%) Project Planning
13 7 (9.86%) Document Management
14 6 (8.45%) QA
14 6 (8.45%) P3M3
14 6 (8.45%) ISO 9000
14 6 (8.45%) ISEB

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 11 (15.49%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (5.63%) Lync
2 4 (5.63%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.41%) Papyrus
Applications
1 18 (25.35%) MS Project
2 17 (23.94%) MS Excel
3 9 (12.68%) MS Office
4 5 (7.04%) MS Visio
5 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Exstream
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) DAB
2 2 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.41%) NUnit
2 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Analyst
2 9 (12.68%) Coordinator
2 9 (12.68%) Consultant
2 9 (12.68%) Project Coordinator
3 6 (8.45%) Project Officer
3 6 (8.45%) Project Manager
3 6 (8.45%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.04%) Project Support Officer
4 5 (7.04%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) SharePoint Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Administrator
6 3 (4.23%) Process Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Architect
6 3 (4.23%) ITIL Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (2.82%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.82%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) .NET
2 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
3 10 (14.08%) CSS
3 10 (14.08%) XSL
3 10 (14.08%) XHTML
3 10 (14.08%) HTML
4 2 (2.82%) WCF
5 1 (1.41%) jQuery
5 1 (1.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.41%) Web Services
5 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.82%) Statistics
3 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
1 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) PRINCE2
2 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.72%) ITIL
4 11 (15.49%) Project Management
5 10 (14.08%) Web Usability
5 10 (14.08%) Information Architecture
6 8 (11.27%) CRM
6 8 (11.27%) Programme Management
6 8 (11.27%) Project Planning
6 8 (11.27%) Resource Management
7 7 (9.86%) Document Management
8 6 (8.45%) Change Management
8 6 (8.45%) Migration
8 6 (8.45%) P3M3
9 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.23%) Service Management
10 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.23%) PRINCE
10 3 (4.23%) TOGAF
10 3 (4.23%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.23%) C#
2 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (43.66%) Security Cleared
2 21 (29.58%) SC Cleared
3 10 (14.08%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.45%) ISEB
5 4 (5.63%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.41%) CITP
7 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) ISO 9000
1 6 (8.45%) QA
2 5 (7.04%) P3O
3 3 (4.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) HP
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.41%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.41%) Lumension
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