The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 19 August 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 21 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.83% 3.57% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 50.00% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate
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£328 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -36.66%
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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 Renfrewshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 13.66% 17.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 0
Average daily rate £336 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £337
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 14 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) MS Project
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (68.75%) Windows
5 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
5 9 (56.25%) HP
5 9 (56.25%) DHCP
5 9 (56.25%) DNS
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (56.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (43.75%) MS Office
7 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
7 7 (43.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (43.75%) Replication
7 7 (43.75%) VMware
7 7 (43.75%) Altiris
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (37.50%) MS Project Server
8 6 (37.50%) InfoPath
8 6 (37.50%) C#
9 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
1 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (37.50%) MS Project Server
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Project
2 7 (43.75%) MS Office
3 6 (37.50%) InfoPath
4 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DHCP
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Build Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Tools Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Replication
1 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (18.75%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) VBA
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VBScript
4 2 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (43.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (12.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Altiris
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix