The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 46 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 20 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.73% 5.06% 4.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.42% 27.03% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Average daily rate
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£306 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £308 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £463 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.55% -2.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.85%
SharePoint
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
161 74 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.99% 18.73% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 39 50
Average daily rate £450 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £513 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 8
Average hourly rate £19.38 £10.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.27% -28.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £8.50 £8.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £13.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury 0 3 £325 -
Henley-on-Thames - 3 - - 1
Oxford -25 1 - - 2
Thame - - - -
Witney - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
3 6 (18.75%) MS Office
3 6 (18.75%) CSS
3 6 (18.75%) .NET
3 6 (18.75%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (15.63%) Marketing
4 5 (15.63%) Service Management
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.50%) MS Project
5 4 (12.50%) CRM
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.38%) Office 365
6 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (9.38%) Business Development
6 3 (9.38%) VMware
6 3 (9.38%) SLA
6 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.38%) Intranet

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.13%) CMS
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.13%) MS Project Server
4 1 (3.13%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.13%) Drupal
4 1 (3.13%) TeamSite
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) MS Office
3 4 (12.50%) MS Project
4 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (3.13%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Advertising
2 3 (9.38%) Publishing
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Electronics
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Service Manager
5 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.38%) IT Support
6 2 (6.25%) CRM Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
2 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) DHTML
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) WF
4 2 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) DTV
1 2 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Service Management
2 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.50%) CRM
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
3 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.38%) Workflow
3 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
3 3 (9.38%) Business Development
3 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.13%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Nintex
4 1 (3.13%) Avaya
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Open Text