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 27 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 24 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.91% 2.55% 2.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 36.67% 16.67% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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 £21.25 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -7.69%
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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 Slough region.

Application Platforms Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
30 42 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 10.68% 15.33% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 34
Average daily rate £350 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £248 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £400 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Slough region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Symantec
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Legal
4 3 (23.08%) Advertising
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) SAP
4 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Document Management
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Office 365
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (15.38%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (15.38%) Lync
5 2 (15.38%) MDX
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) SCCM
5 2 (15.38%) SCOM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (15.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP CCM
1 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) OLAP
2 2 (15.38%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
1 3 (23.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Support Officer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Officer
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Environment Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) CLARiiON
3 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
3 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
3 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) EMC VNX
3 1 (7.69%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) ETL
2 3 (23.08%) Document Management
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Office Management
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MOS
1 2 (15.38%) MCTS
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) NFS
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) SRDF
1 1 (7.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
2 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (15.38%) WSUS
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 2 (15.38%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (15.38%) Nagios
2 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (7.69%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (7.69%) SnapMirror
3 1 (7.69%) SnapVault
3 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 3 (23.08%) Symantec
3 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) CA
4 2 (15.38%) McAfee
4 2 (15.38%) BT
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Brocade
5 1 (7.69%) PlateSpin
5 1 (7.69%) Fujitsu
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Dell