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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.87% 4.37% 5.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.34% 17.02% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 4
Average daily rate £475 £500 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +90.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £289
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.94% -2.56%
SharePoint
Oxfordshire

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
97 94 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 34.15% 25.68% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 56 17
Average daily rate £420 £433 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% +35.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £325 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £535 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 1
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
5 8 (42.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (42.11%) CRM
5 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
6 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
7 6 (31.58%) .NET
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (26.32%) High Availability
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (15.79%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) Finance
10 3 (15.79%) Migration
10 3 (15.79%) Tableau
10 3 (15.79%) Power BI
10 3 (15.79%) Release Management
10 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (10.53%) MDX
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.79%) Power BI
5 2 (10.53%) OLAP
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.26%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Azure Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Release Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Data Architect
3 2 (10.53%) ETL Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) MDX
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) React
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) CRM
2 5 (26.32%) High Availability
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Release Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.26%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) P3O
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) VMware