The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 36 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 9 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.65% 3.82% 3.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.43% 18.46% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 7
Average daily rate
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£381 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £225 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £322 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+5.95% +1.20%
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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 Southampton region.

Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
67 65 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 19.71% 20.70% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 43 36
Average daily rate £363 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.07% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £160 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -12.82%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
3 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Content Management
6 5 (26.32%) CRM
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
6 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) XHTML
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (21.05%) Intranet
7 4 (21.05%) InfoPath
7 4 (21.05%) Telerik

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
3 4 (21.05%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Intranet
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) Extranet
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (10.53%) CRM Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Communications Manager
4 1 (5.26%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support
4 1 (5.26%) Database Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) XHTML
1 4 (21.05%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 2 (10.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.53%) Android
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) Content Management
2 5 (26.32%) CRM
3 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) System Testing
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) ARCserve
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Telerik
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) Apple
4 2 (10.53%) Mitel
4 2 (10.53%) Nintex
5 1 (5.26%) IronPort
5 1 (5.26%) Veeam
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) HP