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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 31 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 15 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.08% 4.26% 6.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.19% 21.59% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £324 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.38% +3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £385 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.88 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.41 £20.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+23.95% +1.23%
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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 88 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.85% 19.73% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 59 38
Average daily rate £405 £325 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £298 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £470 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% +103.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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 20 April 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 20 April 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 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) Performance Improvement
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (26.09%) Migration
4 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Banking
5 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (21.74%) SAN
5 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (21.74%) ETL
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (21.74%) Database Security
5 5 (21.74%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
7 3 (13.04%) Business Objects

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 3 (13.04%) Lync
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (13.04%) MS Office
4 1 (4.35%) MS Project
4 1 (4.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP HR
1 1 (4.35%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.70%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) DBA
1 5 (21.74%) Senior DBA
2 3 (13.04%) Data Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) MI Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Content Editor
4 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) Ajax
1 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (21.74%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX
5 2 (8.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Performance Improvement
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) ETL
3 5 (21.74%) Database Security
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
5 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
5 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
3 2 (8.70%) Brocade
3 2 (8.70%) Splunk
3 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) McAfee
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) SAP