The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 18 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.71% 3.64% 5.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.50% 24.62% 48.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 14
Average daily rate
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£250 £328 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.66% -25.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
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Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Application Platforms Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
80 65 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.49% 14.81% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 42 24
Average daily rate £354 £390 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.29% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 13 (46.43%) Migration
2 11 (39.29%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
4 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle
8 4 (14.29%) UNIX
8 4 (14.29%) Solaris
8 4 (14.29%) Linux
8 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
8 4 (14.29%) Brocade
8 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 4 (14.29%) Lync
8 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (10.71%) VMware
9 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL
9 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
10 2 (7.14%) MS Office
10 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
10 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (7.14%) HP
10 2 (7.14%) Dell

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (14.29%) Lync
4 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) PaaS
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
1 2 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) EDMS
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Publishing
2 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
1 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (14.29%) Administrator
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint Administrator
2 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Trainer
3 2 (7.14%) Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (3.57%) PMO Lead
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Report Developer
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) FMCG
2 2 (7.14%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Solaris
3 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 2 (7.14%) Information Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.57%) Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Brocade
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) Dell
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Tableau
6 1 (3.57%) Cognos