The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 39 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 12 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.23% 4.43% 5.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.39% 20.00% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 21
Average daily rate £220 £303 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -17.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £12.75 £16.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £16.25 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £16.25 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
69 100 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.85% 22.17% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 63 88
Average daily rate £260 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £16.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.00 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SharePoint
South East

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +1 4 £248 +4.21% 4
Abingdon -1 3 - - 2
Banbury +2 1 - -
Thame - - - -
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 11 (30.56%) MS Project
4 11 (30.56%) MS Project Server
5 10 (27.78%) MS Office
6 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (19.44%) Windows
7 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 6 (16.67%) Project Management
7 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL
8 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
9 4 (11.11%) QA
9 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
9 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
9 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
10 3 (8.33%) Finance
10 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
10 3 (8.33%) Cisco
10 3 (8.33%) Intranet
10 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
10 3 (8.33%) Migration

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (47.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (30.56%) MS Project Server
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.78%) Site Server
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (30.56%) MS Project
3 10 (27.78%) MS Office
4 2 (5.56%) InfoPath
5 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Intranet
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Analyst
1 8 (22.22%) PMO Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
2 4 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Administrator
3 3 (8.33%) Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Applications Architect
3 3 (8.33%) PMO Lead
3 3 (8.33%) Intranet Editor
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Support Manager
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (2.78%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (2.78%) Project Administrator
5 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.78%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) XSLT
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.56%) Replication
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (16.67%) Project Management
2 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.56%) PHP
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.56%) OCA
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.78%) MIIS
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco
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