The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 31 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.86% 4.00% 3.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.38% 18.18% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£138 £139 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% -38.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £110 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £168 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.38 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +18.42%
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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 Shropshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
47 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 29.19% 22.00% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 10
Average daily rate £438 £213 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £103 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £533 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.73 £19.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +1.71%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Business Objects

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Validation
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Logistics
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects