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 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 325 275 402
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +127
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 341 397 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.75% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.32% 4.20% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 273 92
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 2
Average hourly rate £15.25 £27.50 £48.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.54% -43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £20.45 £41.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £60.70 £55.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.40 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
-11.28% -

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
10266 9458 8629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.39% 17.87% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6491 5680 4837
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 364 438
Average hourly rate £20.80 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £40.25 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SharePoint 2013 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 July 2015. 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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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 -56 314 £350 -6.66% 89
London -46 134 £350 -16.66% 44
South East -26 49 £350 +35.92% 18
City of London -7 44 £325 -23.52% 14
South West -5 39 £328 -12.66% 5
West Midlands +18 24 £338 -15.62% 1
Yorkshire -6 23 £344 -0.72% 1
North West -14 21 £394 +12.50% 9
Scotland -14 16 £340 -6.20% 2
Hampshire +6 15 £350 +49.73% 2
Edinburgh -1 14 £340 -18.07% 1
Berkshire +16 12 £325 - 4
Manchester -6 12 £400 +14.28% 3
East of England -10 12 £400 - 6
Bristol +4 11 £365 -2.66% 3
Birmingham +4 9 £375 -21.05%
West Yorkshire -17 9 £344 -11.29% 1
Somerset +6 8 £325 -13.33% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 8 £400 -6.15%
Leeds -22 8 £344 -11.29% 1
Surrey -5 7 £305 -12.85% 5
East Midlands -5 7 £375 +21.95% 1
Taunton +14 6 £344 -8.33%
Wiltshire -5 6 £250 -24.24%
Oxfordshire -18 6 £400 -
Maidenhead - 6 £325 -
Coventry +12 5 £375 +3.44%
Wales +5 5 £325 -21.21% 1
Swindon +2 5 £250 -24.24%
North Yorkshire -3 5 £525 +73.55%

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 742 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 258 (34.77%) .NET
3 250 (33.69%) Microsoft
4 235 (31.67%) C#
5 231 (31.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 210 (28.30%) HTML
7 188 (25.34%) CSS
8 177 (23.85%) JavaScript
9 158 (21.29%) SQL Server
10 155 (20.89%) Office 365
11 132 (17.79%) ASP.NET
12 125 (16.85%) Intranet
13 122 (16.44%) Migration
13 122 (16.44%) jQuery
14 120 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
15 109 (14.69%) Visual Studio
15 109 (14.69%) SQL
16 94 (12.67%) Windows
17 82 (11.05%) HTML5
18 78 (10.51%) Security Cleared
18 78 (10.51%) MS Excel
19 74 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
20 71 (9.57%) PowerShell
21 67 (9.03%) MS Office
22 66 (8.89%) Finance
23 64 (8.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 57 (7.68%) CRM
24 57 (7.68%) Microsoft Certification
25 56 (7.55%) Active Directory
26 53 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 742 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 231 (31.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 47 (6.33%) IIS
4 36 (4.85%) SharePoint Server
5 32 (4.31%) MS Exchange
6 28 (3.77%) Lync
7 20 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 18 (2.43%) CMS
10 17 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.81%) WordPress
13 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.54%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.40%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.27%) Documentum
15 2 (0.27%) LiveLink
15 2 (0.27%) Confluence
15 2 (0.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 78 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 67 (9.03%) MS Office
3 41 (5.53%) InfoPath
4 25 (3.37%) PowerPivot
5 15 (2.02%) MS Visio
6 14 (1.89%) MS Project
7 6 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 46 (6.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.27%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) Summit
4 1 (0.13%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 155 (20.89%) Office 365
2 43 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.62%) Yammer
4 5 (0.67%) SaaS
5 4 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.54%) IaaS
6 3 (0.40%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 125 (16.85%) Intranet
2 33 (4.45%) Internet
3 20 (2.70%) DNS
4 17 (2.29%) Extranet
5 16 (2.16%) DHCP
6 13 (1.75%) VPN
6 13 (1.75%) Firewall
7 11 (1.48%) SAN
8 10 (1.35%) HTTP
9 9 (1.21%) SSL
10 8 (1.08%) WAN
10 8 (1.08%) LAN
11 7 (0.94%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.67%) Broadband
13 4 (0.54%) SMS
13 4 (0.54%) SMTP
13 4 (0.54%) VLAN
13 4 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.40%) Wireless
14 3 (0.40%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (21.29%) SQL Server
2 64 (8.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (5.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (2.96%) EDRMS
7 17 (2.29%) PerformancePoint
8 15 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (1.48%) Microsoft Power View
10 10 (1.35%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.54%) QlikView
13 4 (0.54%) SSDT
13 4 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.40%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 109 (14.69%) Visual Studio
2 42 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.94%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.67%) Subversion
4 5 (0.67%) JIRA
4 5 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.40%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.27%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.13%) NUnit
8 1 (0.13%) MSTest
General
1 66 (8.89%) Finance
2 18 (2.43%) Advertising
3 15 (2.02%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.02%) Marketing
4 10 (1.35%) Publishing
4 10 (1.35%) Law
5 8 (1.08%) Banking
5 8 (1.08%) Retail
6 7 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.67%) French Language
7 5 (0.67%) Dutch Language
7 5 (0.67%) Electronics
8 4 (0.54%) Legal
9 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.40%) Local Government
9 3 (0.40%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.27%) Front Office
10 2 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 351 (47.30%) Developer
2 286 (38.54%) SharePoint Developer
3 97 (13.07%) Consultant
4 84 (11.32%) SharePoint Consultant
5 64 (8.63%) Architect
6 60 (8.09%) Administrator
7 53 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
8 47 (6.33%) Analyst
9 38 (5.12%) SharePoint Architect
10 32 (4.31%) Project Manager
11 22 (2.96%) Trainer
12 20 (2.70%) SharePoint Project Manager
13 19 (2.56%) Business Analyst
14 18 (2.43%) .NET Developer
14 18 (2.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 15 (2.02%) SharePoint Business Analyst
16 13 (1.75%) Support Engineer
17 12 (1.62%) Microsoft Developer
17 12 (1.62%) Designer
18 11 (1.48%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (34.77%) .NET
2 210 (28.30%) HTML
3 188 (25.34%) CSS
4 132 (17.79%) ASP.NET
5 122 (16.44%) jQuery
6 82 (11.05%) HTML5
7 48 (6.47%) XML
8 44 (5.93%) Web Services
9 38 (5.12%) .NET Framework
10 32 (4.31%) WCF
11 31 (4.18%) CSS3
12 29 (3.91%) Ajax
13 23 (3.10%) REST
14 21 (2.83%) AngularJS
14 21 (2.83%) XSLT
15 16 (2.16%) XHTML
16 12 (1.62%) ASP.NET Web API
17 9 (1.21%) Entity Framework
17 9 (1.21%) KnockoutJS
17 9 (1.21%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.06%) User Experience
2 29 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (2.43%) Data Centre
4 15 (2.02%) Taxonomies
5 14 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 14 (1.89%) PKI
6 11 (1.48%) NHS
7 10 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.08%) PMI
9 7 (0.94%) Grid Computing
10 6 (0.81%) Blackberry
10 6 (0.81%) Social Media
11 5 (0.67%) Wiki
11 5 (0.67%) GIS
11 5 (0.67%) Streaming Media
12 4 (0.54%) DTV
12 4 (0.54%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.40%) Data Extraction
13 3 (0.40%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.40%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 94 (12.67%) Windows
2 44 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (2.43%) Windows 7
5 15 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (0.94%) Linux
7 6 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.67%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.54%) Android
10 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.40%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (16.44%) Migration
2 120 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
4 57 (7.68%) CRM
5 49 (6.60%) Workflow
6 47 (6.33%) Content Management
7 35 (4.72%) Document Management
7 35 (4.72%) Project Management
8 34 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (3.91%) ITIL
10 26 (3.50%) MVC
11 25 (3.37%) PRINCE2
12 21 (2.83%) Configuration Management
12 21 (2.83%) Scrum
13 20 (2.70%) Programme Management
14 19 (2.56%) Web Development
15 18 (2.43%) Information Architecture
16 17 (2.29%) Data Migration
16 17 (2.29%) SDLC
16 17 (2.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 235 (31.67%) C#
2 177 (23.85%) JavaScript
3 109 (14.69%) SQL
4 71 (9.57%) PowerShell
5 14 (1.89%) VB.NET
6 13 (1.75%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.08%) C
7 8 (1.08%) R
7 8 (1.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 7 (0.94%) C++
9 6 (0.81%) PHP
10 4 (0.54%) VB
11 2 (0.27%) VBScript
11 2 (0.27%) Java
11 2 (0.27%) Perl
12 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.13%) VBA
12 1 (0.13%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 78 (10.51%) Security Cleared
2 57 (7.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (6.60%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.96%) Degree
5 17 (2.29%) MCSE
6 11 (1.48%) MCSA
6 11 (1.48%) MCP
7 10 (1.35%) MCITP
8 9 (1.21%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.21%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.54%) MCTS
10 3 (0.40%) MCPD
10 3 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.27%) MCSD
11 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.27%) CCNP
11 2 (0.27%) PMP
11 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.13%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.75%) SLA
2 12 (1.62%) QA
3 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 56 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.29%) Hyper-V
3 15 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.08%) XenApp
5 6 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.67%) UAG
6 5 (0.67%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.54%) XenServer
7 4 (0.54%) vSphere
8 3 (0.40%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.40%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.13%) NFS
9 1 (0.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (1.35%) SCCM
2 5 (0.67%) SCOM
3 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.13%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.13%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 250 (33.69%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.18%) Nintex
3 23 (3.10%) VMware
4 15 (2.02%) Oracle
5 12 (1.62%) SAP
5 12 (1.62%) Citrix
5 12 (1.62%) Telerik
6 10 (1.35%) Google
7 9 (1.21%) HP
8 8 (1.08%) Sitecore
9 7 (0.94%) MobileIron
9 7 (0.94%) Twitter
10 6 (0.81%) Facebook
10 6 (0.81%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.67%) Cisco
11 5 (0.67%) Business Objects
12 4 (0.54%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.40%) F5
13 3 (0.40%) Apple
13 3 (0.40%) Avaya
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