The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 28 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.80% 1.60% 3.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.00% 15.63% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate £350 £210 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.94% -2.56%
SharePoint
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Application Platforms Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
40 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.94% 10.26% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 14
Average daily rate £375 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Slough

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

SharePoint
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Xcelsius
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) NHS
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Xcelsius
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Business Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Business Objects Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Excel Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Report Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP