The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 29 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.66% 4.08% 3.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.71% 30.00% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£350 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Application Platforms Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
28 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.47% 13.61% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 15
Average daily rate £200 £215 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -46.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £125 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £10.50
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 Peterborough

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) MS Project
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Wall Street Systems
5 2 (18.18%) FMCG
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Legal
5 2 (18.18%) Process Management
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) MS Project
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (9.09%) OLAP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (9.09%) Test Environment Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior SharePoint Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Environment Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) FMCG
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Process Management
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (18.18%) PMP
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Wall Street Systems
3 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 1 (9.09%) CA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) HP