The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 36 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.98% 2.70% 3.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.02% 13.33% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
Average daily rate
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£395 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.56% -11.90%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
122 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 33.06% 20.27% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 20 36
Average daily rate £413 £350 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
4 8 (36.36%) C#
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 7 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (31.82%) jQuery
5 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (27.27%) Web Development
6 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 6 (27.27%) CRM
7 5 (22.73%) HTML
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (18.18%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) MDX
8 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (18.18%) SDLC
8 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
8 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) TDD

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Project
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.64%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (13.64%) OLAP
6 2 (9.09%) MySQL
7 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.55%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Report Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) CRM Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (4.55%) ETL Architect
5 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Portfolio Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) jQuery
3 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) MDX
6 3 (13.64%) CSS3
6 3 (13.64%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) RESTful
6 3 (13.64%) HTML5
7 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.09%) WPF
8 1 (4.55%) React
8 1 (4.55%) JSON
8 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) CRM
2 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (27.27%) Scrum
2 6 (27.27%) Web Development
3 4 (18.18%) SDLC
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Requirements Management
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) Test Management
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) C#
4 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) PMP
2 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau