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 27 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 31 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 15 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.50% 6.32% 3.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.19% 51.16% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.09% -30.00%
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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 Swindon region.

Application Platforms Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
62 43 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.45% 12.36% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 41
Average daily rate £390 £400 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £312 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 27 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in Swindon

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 19 (65.52%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
3 9 (31.03%) Project Management
4 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (24.14%) Project Planning
5 7 (24.14%) Analytics
5 7 (24.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (24.14%) .NET
6 6 (20.69%) Benchmarking
6 6 (20.69%) Change Management
6 6 (20.69%) Banking
6 6 (20.69%) Dependency Management
6 6 (20.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (20.69%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (20.69%) Performance Management
7 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
7 5 (17.24%) IIS
7 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.79%) MS Office
8 4 (13.79%) Intranet
8 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.79%) DNS
8 4 (13.79%) Clustering
9 3 (10.34%) WCF
9 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (10.34%) Retail
9 3 (10.34%) Content Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 7 (24.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (20.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (17.24%) IIS
4 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.90%) CMS
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
5 1 (3.45%) MS Project
5 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
1 4 (13.79%) Intranet
2 2 (6.90%) LDAP
3 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 19 (65.52%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Local Government
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Support
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Platform Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Project Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Web Manager
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) WCF
3 2 (6.90%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) SAML
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
3 2 (6.90%) OAuth
3 2 (6.90%) XACML
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Windows NT
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Project Management
2 7 (24.14%) Project Planning
2 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (24.14%) Analytics
3 6 (20.69%) Dependency Management
3 6 (20.69%) Benchmarking
3 6 (20.69%) Portfolio Management
3 6 (20.69%) Performance Management
3 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.34%) Content Management
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) SEO
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) MIIS
1 2 (6.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.45%) Trustwave