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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 48 41 73
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +32
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 21 36 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.49% 3.61% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.64% 17.82% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 1
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£273 £413 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.93% -13.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.25
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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
154 202 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.25% 20.28% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 104 60
Average daily rate £405 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 14
Average hourly rate £55.65 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.60% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Server across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 January 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 24 (66.67%) Windows
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 24 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 21 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 19 (52.78%) SharePoint
4 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (44.44%) .NET
6 15 (41.67%) SQL
7 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
8 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
9 11 (30.56%) C#
9 11 (30.56%) Oracle
9 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
9 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
10 10 (27.78%) VBScript
10 10 (27.78%) VB
10 10 (27.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
10 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
10 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (27.78%) SCCM
10 10 (27.78%) VMware
11 9 (25.00%) StarTeam
11 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management
11 9 (25.00%) Borland
12 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
13 7 (19.44%) Firewall
14 6 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 6 (16.67%) MS Office

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 19 (52.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (11.11%) Lync
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.56%) CMS
3 2 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) JBoss
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.33%) LDAP
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
4 1 (2.78%) Intranet
4 1 (2.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) IDOL
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.33%) OLAP
4 3 (8.33%) DTS
5 2 (5.56%) EDRMS
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) StarTeam
2 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.78%) WinRunner
3 1 (2.78%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Developer
1 8 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Designer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Design Leader
6 1 (2.78%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Designer
6 1 (2.78%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) .NET
2 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
3 6 (16.67%) XML
4 5 (13.89%) Web Services
5 4 (11.11%) HTML
6 3 (8.33%) CSS
6 3 (8.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.56%) WPF
7 2 (5.56%) jQuery
8 1 (2.78%) WF
8 1 (2.78%) Silverlight
8 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.78%) WCF
8 1 (2.78%) J2EE
8 1 (2.78%) XSLT
8 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.78%) AIX
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (16.67%) Workflow
2 6 (16.67%) Web Development
3 3 (8.33%) Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Document Management
4 2 (5.56%) Information Architecture
4 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.78%) Release Management
5 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.78%) Validation
5 1 (2.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) C#
2 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
3 10 (27.78%) VBScript
3 10 (27.78%) VB
4 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 21 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM
2 6 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.78%) Netcool
4 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle
3 10 (27.78%) VMware
4 9 (25.00%) Borland
5 4 (11.11%) McAfee
5 4 (11.11%) Meridio
6 2 (5.56%) Sitecore
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.78%) Sun
7 1 (2.78%) Citrix
7 1 (2.78%) Veritas
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