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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank - 50 52
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 0 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 2.20% 2.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 10.86% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Average daily rate
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- £406 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £373 £365
% change year-on-year
-7.38% +2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 - £22.50
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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
190 175 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.92% 20.28% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 80 88
Average daily rate £440 £381 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.40% -10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 8
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.95 £8.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SSH
3 2 (50.00%) PKI
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat