The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 250 340 587
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +247
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 484 257 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 0.49% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.54% 2.73% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 187 0
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£400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £38.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.50 -

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10653 9424 9607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.25% 17.97% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6678 5709 5423
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 378 465
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.95 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

SharePoint 2013
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the UK.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the UK.

SharePoint 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +105 445 £400 -4.76% 99
London +66 201 £400 -11.11% 43
South East +43 109 £450 +12.50% 14
City of London +43 50 £400 -11.05% 18
South West -15 48 £438 +18.24% 9
Berkshire +45 47 £545 +28.23% 2
Reading +37 33 £545 +28.23% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 33 £350 +16.66% 4
Scotland -5 27 £338 - 6
Milton Keynes +20 25 £350 +16.66%
Wiltshire +6 24 £215 -48.80% 2
Edinburgh -6 19 £330 +5.60% 1
Bristol -13 18 £545 +121.31% 4
West Midlands -3 17 £373 -12.35% 4
North West -14 16 £338 -20.58% 8
East of England -3 14 £375 - 6
East Midlands +13 13 £400 +15.94% 3
Hampshire -6 11 £240 -42.85% 3
Birmingham +2 10 £325 -23.52% 1
Yorkshire +4 9 £385 +7.69% 9
North East -30 9 £400 +23.07% 3
West Sussex +4 8 £463 -2.63%
Manchester -6 8 £325 -19.75% 4
Croydon -6 7 £450 +21.62%
Glasgow -2 6 £330 -5.71% 5
Tyne and Wear -35 6 £385 +18.46% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -38 6 £385 +18.46% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 5 £375 - 3
Oxfordshire -6 5 £353 -6.00% 3
Salisbury -8 5 - - 2

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013.

1 890 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 414 (46.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 365 (41.01%) .NET
4 293 (32.92%) Microsoft
5 261 (29.33%) C#
6 246 (27.64%) HTML
7 238 (26.74%) CSS
8 214 (24.04%) JavaScript
9 205 (23.03%) SQL Server
10 204 (22.92%) ASP.NET
11 173 (19.44%) SQL
12 144 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
13 143 (16.07%) Migration
14 137 (15.39%) Windows
15 123 (13.82%) Office 365
16 118 (13.26%) Active Directory
17 112 (12.58%) Visual Studio
18 109 (12.25%) jQuery
19 100 (11.24%) Intranet
19 100 (11.24%) PowerShell
20 90 (10.11%) IIS
21 89 (10.00%) Finance
22 88 (9.89%) MS Excel
23 81 (9.10%) CRM
24 77 (8.65%) Security Cleared
25 72 (8.09%) Web Services
25 72 (8.09%) Lync
26 70 (7.87%) HTML5
27 68 (7.64%) Dynamics CRM
28 67 (7.53%) WCF

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 890 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 414 (46.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 90 (10.11%) IIS
4 72 (8.09%) Lync
5 61 (6.85%) SharePoint Server
6 54 (6.07%) MS Exchange
7 47 (5.28%) BizTalk Server
8 46 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 32 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
10 23 (2.58%) CMS
11 22 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
12 17 (1.91%) IBM Notes
13 10 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (0.90%) Apache
14 8 (0.90%) Node.js
15 7 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
16 6 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (0.67%) Apache Solr
16 6 (0.67%) Alfresco
17 5 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 88 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.93%) InfoPath
3 34 (3.82%) MS Office
4 11 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.24%) Photoshop
5 9 (1.01%) MS Project
6 7 (0.79%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.67%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 68 (7.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 45 (5.06%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.45%) Tridion
4 3 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.22%) Bond Adapt
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 123 (13.82%) Office 365
2 46 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (4.16%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (1.35%) IaaS
6 5 (0.56%) Force.com
7 4 (0.45%) SaaS
7 4 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 100 (11.24%) Intranet
2 32 (3.60%) DNS
3 22 (2.47%) DHCP
4 21 (2.36%) Internet
5 17 (1.91%) SAN
6 16 (1.80%) TCP/IP
7 15 (1.69%) Firewall
8 14 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (1.46%) WAN
10 12 (1.35%) Extranet
11 8 (0.90%) 3G
11 8 (0.90%) Reverse Proxy
11 8 (0.90%) Broadband
11 8 (0.90%) LAN
12 6 (0.67%) VPN
12 6 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 5 (0.56%) FTP
13 5 (0.56%) SSL
13 5 (0.56%) VoIP
14 3 (0.34%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (23.03%) SQL Server
2 54 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 11 (1.24%) PerformancePoint
8 11 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.01%) EDRMS
10 8 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.90%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Power View
11 5 (0.56%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.34%) SSDT
12 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.34%) MySQL
12 3 (0.34%) MS Access
13 2 (0.22%) DTS
Development Applications
1 112 (12.58%) Visual Studio
2 56 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (0.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.56%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.56%) NUnit
6 5 (0.56%) MSBuild
7 4 (0.45%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.45%) MSTest
8 2 (0.22%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.22%) Selenium
8 2 (0.22%) Subversion
8 2 (0.22%) Xcode
8 2 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.22%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.11%) Calabash
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.11%) Appium
General
1 89 (10.00%) Finance
2 24 (2.70%) Publishing
3 22 (2.47%) Banking
4 19 (2.13%) Advertising
5 17 (1.91%) Legal
6 10 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.12%) Marketing
7 8 (0.90%) Retail
8 7 (0.79%) Law
9 5 (0.56%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.56%) Back Office
10 4 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.11%) Electronics
11 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.11%) Local Government
11 1 (0.11%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.11%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 411 (46.18%) Developer
2 333 (37.42%) SharePoint Developer
3 121 (13.60%) Consultant
4 110 (12.36%) SharePoint Consultant
5 105 (11.80%) Architect
6 74 (8.31%) Analyst
7 53 (5.96%) SharePoint Architect
8 46 (5.17%) Business Analyst
9 40 (4.49%) Administrator
10 38 (4.27%) SharePoint Administrator
11 37 (4.16%) Project Manager
12 31 (3.48%) Technical Architect
13 28 (3.15%) SharePoint Business Analyst
14 24 (2.70%) .NET Developer
15 21 (2.36%) SharePoint Project Manager
16 20 (2.25%) Microsoft Developer
17 19 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 18 (2.02%) CRM Developer
19 17 (1.91%) Senior Developer
19 17 (1.91%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 365 (41.01%) .NET
2 246 (27.64%) HTML
3 238 (26.74%) CSS
4 204 (22.92%) ASP.NET
5 109 (12.25%) jQuery
6 72 (8.09%) Web Services
7 70 (7.87%) HTML5
8 67 (7.53%) WCF
9 59 (6.63%) XML
10 57 (6.40%) .NET Framework
11 35 (3.93%) Ajax
12 32 (3.60%) XSLT
13 31 (3.48%) Application Packaging
14 27 (3.03%) CSS3
15 23 (2.58%) REST
16 21 (2.36%) JSON
17 19 (2.13%) Windows SharePoint Services
18 18 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
19 17 (1.91%) XHTML
20 16 (1.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (4.38%) Clustering
2 34 (3.82%) User Experience
3 28 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.13%) Blackberry
5 18 (2.02%) Computer Science
6 16 (1.80%) Taxonomies
7 14 (1.57%) PKI
8 12 (1.35%) Open Source
9 10 (1.12%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (0.90%) Management Information System
11 8 (0.90%) NHS
11 8 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.67%) iPad
12 6 (0.67%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.67%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.56%) Wiki
13 5 (0.56%) Blog
13 5 (0.56%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 137 (15.39%) Windows
2 59 (6.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (2.81%) Linux
5 24 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (2.58%) Windows 7
7 17 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.79%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.45%) Android
9 4 (0.45%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.45%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.22%) UNIX
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.22%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (16.07%) Migration
3 81 (9.10%) CRM
4 64 (7.19%) Workflow
5 51 (5.73%) ITIL
6 50 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (5.51%) Project Management
8 43 (4.83%) Document Management
9 42 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
10 41 (4.61%) MVC
11 38 (4.27%) Content Management
12 35 (3.93%) Web Development
13 34 (3.82%) Configuration Management
14 31 (3.48%) Change Management
15 30 (3.37%) Business Analysis
16 28 (3.15%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (2.81%) Scrum
18 24 (2.70%) SOA
18 24 (2.70%) OO
18 24 (2.70%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 261 (29.33%) C#
2 214 (24.04%) JavaScript
3 173 (19.44%) SQL
4 100 (11.24%) PowerShell
5 25 (2.81%) T-SQL
6 21 (2.36%) VB.NET
7 12 (1.35%) Java
8 11 (1.24%) C
9 10 (1.12%) VBA
9 10 (1.12%) VBScript
9 10 (1.12%) VB
9 10 (1.12%) Shell Script
10 8 (0.90%) Python
10 8 (0.90%) Perl
11 7 (0.79%) Ruby
12 5 (0.56%) PHP
13 4 (0.45%) Korn
13 4 (0.45%) Jython
13 4 (0.45%) Scala
13 4 (0.45%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 77 (8.65%) Security Cleared
2 60 (6.74%) SC Cleared
3 45 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (3.48%) Degree
5 19 (2.13%) MCSE
6 14 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (1.35%) MCP
8 11 (1.24%) MCSA
9 6 (0.67%) MCSD
9 6 (0.67%) MCTS
10 5 (0.56%) MCITP
10 5 (0.56%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.34%) MCPD
12 3 (0.34%) ISEB
12 3 (0.34%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.22%) CCNA
14 1 (0.11%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.81%) QA
2 14 (1.57%) SLA
3 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.22%) WAI
5 1 (0.11%) COBIT
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 118 (13.26%) Active Directory
2 44 (4.94%) Hyper-V
3 20 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.25%) UAG
4 12 (1.35%) XenApp
5 11 (1.24%) vSphere
6 3 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.34%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.22%) IAG
8 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.11%) XenServer
8 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (2.92%) SCCM
2 12 (1.35%) SCOM
3 10 (1.12%) Puppet
4 6 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.56%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.22%) WSUS
6 2 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 293 (32.92%) Microsoft
2 52 (5.84%) VMware
3 30 (3.37%) Citrix
4 21 (2.36%) HP
5 18 (2.02%) Lotus
5 18 (2.02%) Red Hat
5 18 (2.02%) Nintex
6 12 (1.35%) Oracle
7 10 (1.12%) IBM
8 9 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (0.90%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.79%) Open Text
11 6 (0.67%) Symantec
11 6 (0.67%) Juniper
11 6 (0.67%) F5
12 5 (0.56%) SAP
13 4 (0.45%) Vignette
13 4 (0.45%) Interwoven
13 4 (0.45%) Stellent
13 4 (0.45%) FatWire
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