The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint Server skills 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 Server over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 135 105 106
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 5 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.23% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.01% 1.53% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 15
Average daily rate
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£356 £365 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.39% +2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £348 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £460 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
- -68.15%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
494 326 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.16% 15.30% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 209 312
Average daily rate £330 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 18
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £16.85 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SharePoint Server
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 Server across the South West region.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 1 £350 - 1
Bristol - - - -
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 24 (96.00%) SharePoint
2 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (64.00%) Migration
4 14 (56.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (52.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
6 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (40.00%) IIS
7 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
8 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (36.00%) Windows
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (28.00%) Firewall
10 7 (28.00%) ISA Server
10 7 (28.00%) MS Office
10 7 (28.00%) Barracuda Networks
11 5 (20.00%) Quality Management
11 5 (20.00%) ISO 9001
11 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
12 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (16.00%) Workflow
12 4 (16.00%) .NET
12 4 (16.00%) EDRMS
13 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
13 3 (12.00%) Information Management
13 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
13 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
13 3 (12.00%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (96.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (56.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (52.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (40.00%) IIS
5 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (4.00%) CMS
6 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) Intranet
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (16.00%) EDRMS
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Firebug
1 1 (4.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Military
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Administrator
1 9 (36.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Service Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Service Improvement Manager
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Report Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Manager
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) WCF
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (16.00%) Workflow
4 3 (12.00%) Information Management
5 2 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (8.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) SEO
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
1 1 (4.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (4.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (4.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.00%) Nintex
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.00%) Meridio
3 1 (4.00%) SAP