The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Southampton 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 35 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 9 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.60% 2.91% 2.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.34% 20.93% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Average daily rate
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£313 £375 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £329 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £505 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -25.35%
Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
87 43 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 25.14% 13.92% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 18 28
Average daily rate £338 £355 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) VB
2 13 (48.15%) Migration
3 12 (44.44%) Replication
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (44.44%) C
3 12 (44.44%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) ITIL
3 12 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 12 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (44.44%) ISO 9001
4 11 (40.74%) .NET
5 10 (37.04%) C#
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 9 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
8 7 (25.93%) Degree
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
9 6 (22.22%) ETL
9 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (22.22%) PHP
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (22.22%) QlikView
10 5 (18.52%) Windows
11 4 (14.81%) MS Office
11 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2010

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 9 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.70%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (22.22%) QlikView
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Front Office
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) DBA
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Developer
2 6 (22.22%) SQL DBA
2 6 (22.22%) Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) Information Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) FMCG
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Migration
2 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 6 (22.22%) ETL
3 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.41%) SOA
4 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.70%) Workflow
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) OOP
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
1 13 (48.15%) VB
2 12 (44.44%) C
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) C#
4 6 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.41%) VBA
6 1 (3.70%) ECMAScript
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) Nintex
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