The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server 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 Server over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 64 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 4 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.46% 3.82% 2.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.08% 19.00% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £313 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +340.00%
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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 Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
130 200 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.91% 20.12% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 100 71
Average daily rate £425 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £197 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 16
Average hourly rate £33.50 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.33% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £9.49 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £16.40 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -13.15%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) Windows
3 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
3 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 13 (48.15%) Oracle
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
5 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
6 10 (37.04%) SQL
7 9 (33.33%) Linux
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 9 (33.33%) Firewall
8 8 (29.63%) VMware
8 8 (29.63%) StarTeam
8 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
8 8 (29.63%) Borland
8 8 (29.63%) VBScript
8 8 (29.63%) VB
8 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
8 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
8 8 (29.63%) SCCM
8 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
8 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
8 8 (29.63%) Office 365
9 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
10 6 (22.22%) .NET
10 6 (22.22%) HTML
10 6 (22.22%) PKI

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
2 5 (18.52%) Lync
2 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (11.11%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (11.11%) CMS
3 3 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.11%) SSL
3 3 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) StarTeam
2 1 (3.70%) WinRunner
2 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Specialist
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Middleware Specialist
3 2 (7.41%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Designer
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) J2EE
2 5 (18.52%) Middleware
2 5 (18.52%) Application Packaging
3 3 (11.11%) WPF
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
5 5 (18.52%) Solaris
6 3 (11.11%) UNIX
6 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
2 5 (18.52%) Release Management
3 3 (11.11%) Open Source
3 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 3 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.70%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) VBScript
2 8 (29.63%) VB
2 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (18.52%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (29.63%) SCCM
3 5 (18.52%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.70%) Netcool
5 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) Oracle
3 8 (29.63%) Borland
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) McAfee
4 5 (18.52%) Sun
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.11%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.70%) Meridio
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) Veritas