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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.97% 1.63% 2.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.22% 14.81% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate
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£261 £273 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.30% -19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £207 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £339 £445
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 £20.25 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +10.52%
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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
37 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.13% 11.02% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 11
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £190 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £416 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

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 February 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 February 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 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Publishing
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) B2B
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Logistics
2 2 (20.00%) Eloqua
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) ExpressJS
3 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) BGP
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing Executive
1 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (10.00%) PMO Lead
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Project Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) ExpressJS
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) B2B
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Eloqua
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) F5