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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 34 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 14 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.15% 3.83% 2.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.86% 19.51% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £271 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -6.41%
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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
101 41 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 29.97% 19.62% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 19 46
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £294 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £11.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -53.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) .NET
4 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (40.00%) CRM
4 10 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (36.00%) C#
6 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (24.00%) Scrum
8 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (20.00%) Web Development
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (16.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (16.00%) Degree
10 4 (16.00%) MDX
10 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (16.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (12.00%) OLAP
4 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.00%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (12.00%) CRM Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Service Management Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Report Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Management Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) jQuery
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.00%) MDX
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) WPF
5 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) SOAP
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) RESTful
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) CRM
1 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Web Development
5 4 (16.00%) SDLC
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Service Management
7 2 (8.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) OOP
7 2 (8.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PMP
4 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) MCPD
4 1 (4.00%) MCAD
4 1 (4.00%) MCSD
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) P3O
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) VMware