The first table below looks at the demand for the SharePoint Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SharePoint Consultant
Rank 130 117 137
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Consultant 14 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Average daily rate £450 £370 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -6.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £365 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £393 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £389 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.10% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3057 2195 3363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.30% 94.37% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1307 1959
Average daily rate £350 £340 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 147 243
Average hourly rate £19.66 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
SharePoint Consultant
England

SharePoint Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Consultant in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SharePoint Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SharePoint Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SharePoint Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SharePoint Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SharePoint Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SharePoint Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited SharePoint Consultant in their job title 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 with SharePoint Consultant in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) Publishing
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) Remedy
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (26.67%) Intranet
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (13.33%) Finance
8 2 (13.33%) InfoPath
8 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (13.33%) LAN
8 2 (13.33%) WAN
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
9 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (6.67%) IIS
9 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
9 1 (6.67%) XML
9 1 (6.67%) XSLT
9 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
9 1 (6.67%) DNS
9 1 (6.67%) Cisco
9 1 (6.67%) Active Directory

SharePoint Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited SharePoint Consultant in their job title 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 with SharePoint Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Intranet
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Publishing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Remedy
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) VMware