The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 24 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 Reading 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.67% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £323 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £363 -
% change year-on-year
+1.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.57 - -
Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
203 141 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.54% 18.05% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 60 67
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £32.85 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
SharePoint 2013
Berkshire

SharePoint 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Reading region.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013.

1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (20.00%) UAG
6 2 (20.00%) Lync
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
6 2 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) WCF

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Lync
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) XSLT
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) UAG
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
1 2 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu