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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 32 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.26% 0.43% 2.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.83% 4.35% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 4
Average daily rate
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£438 - £335
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 - £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -6.09%
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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
93 23 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 27.60% 9.96% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 15 54
Average daily rate £401 £260 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.32% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £12.09 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.24% -50.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
3 13 (40.63%) CRM
3 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
4 11 (34.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (34.38%) Hyper-V
4 11 (34.38%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (31.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
7 7 (21.88%) C#
7 7 (21.88%) .NET
8 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (18.75%) Public Cloud
9 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
9 5 (15.63%) Migration
10 4 (12.50%) HTML
10 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 4 (12.50%) MS Office
10 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (9.38%) jQuery
11 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
11 3 (9.38%) Windows
11 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (34.38%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (31.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
4 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.13%) Lync
7 1 (3.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.25%) MS Project
5 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
1 2 (6.25%) Extranet
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Integration Architect
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) CRM Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Trainer
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Management Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) WPF
4 2 (6.25%) HTML5
4 2 (6.25%) CSS3
4 2 (6.25%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) CRM
2 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
3 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.25%) UML
6 2 (6.25%) OOP
6 2 (6.25%) OO
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) Content Management
6 2 (6.25%) Document Management
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.25%) PHP
4 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCPD
3 1 (3.13%) MCTS
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) MCAD
3 1 (3.13%) MCSD
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PMP
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) P3O
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 11 (34.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Symantec