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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 42 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 6 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.57% 2.82% 2.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.69% 15.79% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Average daily rate £350 £289 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -23.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £144 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £413 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.88 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.94% -2.56%
SharePoint
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
78 76 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.37% 17.88% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 51 39
Average daily rate £350 £434 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.30% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £217 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £563 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Average hourly rate £12.75 £22.69 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.80% -11.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £16.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £23.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) V-Model
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM
4 1 (11.11%) SCOM
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Yammer
4 1 (11.11%) Skype
4 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Domino
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) V-Model
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp