The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Oxford 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 22 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.74% 2.90% 3.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.05% 9.84% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £334
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £19.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-8.97% -26.41%
Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
42 61 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 19.63% 29.47% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 45 47
Average daily rate £375 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £11.50 £24.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.06% +48.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (20.00%) WF
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Intranet
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) DHTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (20.00%) ETL

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (10.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) TeamSite
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Introscope
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
1 2 (20.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) DHTML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) WF
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JDBC
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) ETL
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Service Management
1 2 (20.00%) Workflow
1 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Jython
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Open Text
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