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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 43 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 12 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.04% 1.33% 1.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.12% 5.71% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -34.54%
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
99 105 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.84% 23.28% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 69 47
Average daily rate £375 £365 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £34.38 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +243.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Oxford -4 4 £400 +33.33%
Henley-on-Thames - 2 - - 1
Abingdon - 1 - - 3
Banbury - - - -
Burford - - - -
Kidlington - - - -
Witney - - - - 1
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 6 (23.08%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) Intranet
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) .NET
4 5 (19.23%) Office 365
5 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (15.38%) XML
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) iPhone
6 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.54%) InfoPath
6 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (11.54%) Marketing
6 3 (11.54%) SCCM
6 3 (11.54%) Avaya
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.54%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.69%) Site Server
3 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) CMS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.85%) Drupal
4 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.85%) TeamSite
4 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) InfoPath
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.85%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Intranet
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Introscope
General
1 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (7.69%) CRM Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Server Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) .NET
4 4 (15.38%) XML
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) DHTML
6 2 (7.69%) XSLT
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) WF
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (3.85%) J2EE
7 1 (3.85%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) iPhone
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) CRM
1 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (7.69%) ETL
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 2 (7.69%) Project Management
2 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
2 2 (7.69%) Service Management
2 2 (7.69%) MVC
2 2 (7.69%) Workflow
2 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
3 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
3 1 (3.85%) High Availability
3 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) Jython
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) Korn
6 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) APMP
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) VMware
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Avaya
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Open Text
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Dell