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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 36 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 37 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.16% 3.67% 3.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.79% 23.08% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £223 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.77% -36.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £207 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £403 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £17.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+25.35% -8.97%
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
178 78 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.83% 15.92% 24.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 36 87
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £166 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.30 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.60% -49.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £12.06 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £132.60 £19.50 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.60 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+29.51% -14.87%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
Oxford -10 13 £400 +6.66% 1
Kidlington - 2 £450 -
Abingdon - 1 £400 - 1
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 38 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 26 (40.63%) SQL
3 24 (37.50%) .NET
4 21 (32.81%) C#
5 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (21.88%) HTML
7 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
7 14 (21.88%) Active Directory
7 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
8 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
9 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
9 12 (18.75%) CSS
9 12 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (18.75%) jQuery
10 11 (17.19%) Hyper-V
10 11 (17.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (17.19%) CRM
11 10 (15.63%) Windows
11 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
12 9 (14.06%) Dynamics CRM
12 9 (14.06%) Scrum
12 9 (14.06%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
12 9 (14.06%) SDLC
13 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
14 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (10.94%) Degree
14 7 (10.94%) HTML5

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 12 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (17.19%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
4 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.13%) IIS
6 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Project
2 6 (9.38%) MS Office
3 3 (4.69%) InfoPath
4 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) DHCP
1 5 (7.81%) DNS
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
2 2 (3.13%) LAN
2 2 (3.13%) WAN
2 2 (3.13%) NAS
3 1 (1.56%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Power View
6 3 (4.69%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (4.69%) OLAP
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.13%) MySQL
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Architect
2 13 (20.31%) Developer
3 7 (10.94%) Web Developer
4 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (7.81%) SharePoint Architect
5 4 (6.25%) IT Support
5 4 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Coordinator
6 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (4.69%) CRM Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Report Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Service Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) .NET
2 14 (21.88%) HTML
3 12 (18.75%) jQuery
3 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 12 (18.75%) CSS
4 7 (10.94%) HTML5
4 7 (10.94%) CSS3
5 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.81%) RESTful
5 5 (7.81%) MDX
5 5 (7.81%) SOAP
5 5 (7.81%) Web Services
6 4 (6.25%) WPF
7 1 (1.56%) WCF
7 1 (1.56%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.56%) XML
7 1 (1.56%) XHTML
7 1 (1.56%) Ajax
7 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (1.56%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.56%) Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (17.19%) CRM
4 9 (14.06%) Scrum
4 9 (14.06%) SDLC
5 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.94%) Web Development
5 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.38%) TDD
6 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.81%) UML
7 5 (7.81%) Project Management
7 5 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.25%) OOP
8 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.25%) Migration
8 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.69%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.69%) OO
9 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) SQL
2 21 (32.81%) C#
3 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) Degree
4 3 (4.69%) PMP
4 3 (4.69%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.69%) ISEB
4 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.56%) MCTS
6 1 (1.56%) MCPD
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.56%) MCP
6 1 (1.56%) MCAD
6 1 (1.56%) MCSD
6 1 (1.56%) CCNA
6 1 (1.56%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) P3O
System Software
1 14 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.19%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.13%) vSphere
4 1 (1.56%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) SCOM
2 4 (6.25%) SCCM
3 2 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) VMware
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (1.56%) Symantec
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) Lumension