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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 285 277 504
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +227
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 360 312 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.65% 0.078%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.97% 3.67% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 217 24
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £375 £285
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +31.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £90.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 -

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
9071 8512 8152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.67% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5679 5033 4571
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 312 417
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.04 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £35.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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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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 0 336 £400 -3.03% 138
London -20 145 £411 -8.61% 66
South East +60 104 £400 -5.88% 19
City of London +5 40 £400 -13.04% 27
Berkshire +28 37 £425 - 3
West Sussex +6 22 £400 -15.78% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 18 £353 - 7
Scotland -2 18 £340 +6.66% 4
Yorkshire +2 17 £350 +7.69% 8
Reading +20 16 £338 +12.50% 3
East of England +12 16 £400 +6.66% 9
South West -40 16 £310 -22.50% 15
Milton Keynes +1 15 £353 - 4
North West -10 15 £390 +11.42% 7
West Yorkshire +6 14 £338 - 5
Manchester +4 13 £389 +24.40% 4
Leeds -1 13 £333 - 2
West Midlands +10 10 £400 +64.10% 8
Hampshire -13 10 £450 -3.22% 2
Glasgow +3 9 £338 - 4
East Midlands +13 8 £400 +23.15% 3
Cambridgeshire -8 7 £400 +6.66% 1
Oxfordshire -12 7 £518 +75.42%
Dorset - 7 £265 - 7
Surrey 0 6 £360 +2.85% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 6 £390 +11.42% 2
Edinburgh -5 6 £350 -17.64%
Tyne and Wear -5 6 £390 +11.42% 2
North East -7 6 £390 +11.42% 2
Crawley - 6 £400 -

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 841 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 363 (43.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 325 (38.64%) .NET
4 294 (34.96%) Microsoft
5 274 (32.58%) C#
6 254 (30.20%) HTML
7 246 (29.25%) CSS
8 237 (28.18%) JavaScript
9 168 (19.98%) SQL
10 163 (19.38%) SQL Server
11 160 (19.02%) ASP.NET
12 139 (16.53%) Migration
13 129 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
14 126 (14.98%) Office 365
15 113 (13.44%) Intranet
15 113 (13.44%) jQuery
16 110 (13.08%) Visual Studio
17 96 (11.41%) Windows
18 92 (10.94%) CRM
19 85 (10.11%) Active Directory
20 81 (9.63%) Dynamics CRM
21 80 (9.51%) Security Cleared
22 77 (9.16%) HTML5
23 72 (8.56%) Finance
24 71 (8.44%) PowerShell
25 69 (8.20%) Lync
26 67 (7.97%) MS Excel
27 61 (7.25%) IIS
28 58 (6.90%) SC Cleared
29 57 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 841 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 363 (43.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 69 (8.20%) Lync
4 61 (7.25%) IIS
5 55 (6.54%) BizTalk Server
6 52 (6.18%) SharePoint Server
7 50 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 30 (3.57%) MS Exchange
9 26 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (2.62%) CMS
11 18 (2.14%) Node.js
12 15 (1.78%) IBM Notes
13 13 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (0.83%) Documentum
16 5 (0.59%) Apache
16 5 (0.59%) Office Communications Server
16 5 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.59%) MS Project Server
17 4 (0.48%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 67 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.28%) InfoPath
3 34 (4.04%) MS Office
4 9 (1.07%) PowerPivot
5 8 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.83%) MS Project
6 7 (0.83%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 81 (9.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 44 (5.23%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) Bond Adapt
4 2 (0.24%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.12%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 126 (14.98%) Office 365
2 43 (5.11%) Cloud Computing
2 43 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.19%) Yammer
4 5 (0.59%) GitHub
5 3 (0.36%) SaaS
5 3 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.36%) IaaS
6 1 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 113 (13.44%) Intranet
2 18 (2.14%) Internet
3 15 (1.78%) TCP/IP
3 15 (1.78%) Extranet
4 13 (1.55%) DNS
5 12 (1.43%) Broadband
6 10 (1.19%) Firewall
6 10 (1.19%) 3G
7 9 (1.07%) SAN
7 9 (1.07%) WAN
8 8 (0.95%) SSL
9 7 (0.83%) DHCP
9 7 (0.83%) VPN
9 7 (0.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (0.59%) SMTP
10 5 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.48%) FTP
11 4 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.36%) LAN
12 3 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (19.38%) SQL Server
2 54 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (2.73%) PerformancePoint
8 17 (2.02%) MongoDB
9 13 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (1.07%) EDRMS
13 7 (0.83%) Relational Database
14 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Power View
14 6 (0.71%) QlikView
15 3 (0.36%) OLAP
15 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
16 2 (0.24%) SSDT
16 2 (0.24%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 110 (13.08%) Visual Studio
2 57 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (1.90%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (0.71%) MSBuild
7 5 (0.59%) NUnit
7 5 (0.59%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.36%) MSTest
9 2 (0.24%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.24%) Selenium
9 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.24%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.12%) Appium
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.12%) Calabash
General
1 72 (8.56%) Finance
2 31 (3.69%) Advertising
3 23 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.38%) Publishing
5 14 (1.66%) Legal
6 13 (1.55%) Retail
7 12 (1.43%) Banking
7 12 (1.43%) Law
8 9 (1.07%) Marketing
9 6 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.59%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.24%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.24%) Electronics
12 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.12%) Automotive
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 396 (47.09%) Developer
2 293 (34.84%) SharePoint Developer
3 130 (15.46%) Architect
4 124 (14.74%) Consultant
5 113 (13.44%) SharePoint Consultant
6 74 (8.80%) Analyst
7 66 (7.85%) SharePoint Architect
8 41 (4.88%) Technical Architect
9 38 (4.52%) Business Analyst
9 38 (4.52%) Administrator
10 35 (4.16%) Project Manager
11 34 (4.04%) SharePoint Administrator
12 26 (3.09%) Front-End Developer
13 23 (2.73%) .NET Developer
14 21 (2.50%) SharePoint Business Analyst
14 21 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
15 19 (2.26%) SharePoint Project Manager
16 16 (1.90%) C# Developer
17 15 (1.78%) Senior Developer
17 15 (1.78%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (38.64%) .NET
2 254 (30.20%) HTML
3 246 (29.25%) CSS
4 160 (19.02%) ASP.NET
5 113 (13.44%) jQuery
6 77 (9.16%) HTML5
7 56 (6.66%) XML
8 54 (6.42%) .NET Framework
9 53 (6.30%) WCF
10 50 (5.95%) Web Services
11 40 (4.76%) Application Packaging
12 38 (4.52%) Ajax
13 35 (4.16%) CSS3
14 30 (3.57%) XSLT
15 27 (3.21%) REST
16 23 (2.73%) AngularJS
17 20 (2.38%) XHTML
18 15 (1.78%) RESTful
18 15 (1.78%) ExpressJS
19 14 (1.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.06%) User Experience
2 41 (4.88%) Clustering
3 32 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.26%) Blackberry
5 18 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
6 16 (1.90%) Computer Science
7 13 (1.55%) Data Integration
8 12 (1.43%) Taxonomies
9 10 (1.19%) PKI
10 8 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (0.95%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.83%) NHS
11 7 (0.83%) Reference Data
11 7 (0.83%) Data Extraction
12 6 (0.71%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.71%) RIA
12 6 (0.71%) Open Source
13 5 (0.59%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.59%) W3C
13 5 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 96 (11.41%) Windows
2 37 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 20 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (0.95%) Linux
6 7 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.59%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.24%) Android
8 2 (0.24%) UNIX
9 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.12%) VMS
9 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (16.53%) Migration
2 129 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (10.94%) CRM
4 54 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (6.42%) Project Management
4 54 (6.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 53 (6.30%) Workflow
6 46 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 43 (5.11%) MVC
8 41 (4.88%) Document Management
9 37 (4.40%) Change Management
10 33 (3.92%) Scrum
11 30 (3.57%) ITIL
11 30 (3.57%) Content Management
12 29 (3.45%) Business Analysis
13 26 (3.09%) OO
14 25 (2.97%) PRINCE2
15 24 (2.85%) Web Development
16 23 (2.73%) Information Architecture
17 19 (2.26%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 274 (32.58%) C#
2 237 (28.18%) JavaScript
3 168 (19.98%) SQL
4 71 (8.44%) PowerShell
5 16 (1.90%) T-SQL
6 15 (1.78%) VB.NET
7 10 (1.19%) VB
8 9 (1.07%) C
8 9 (1.07%) VBA
8 9 (1.07%) Java
9 6 (0.71%) Bash Shell
9 6 (0.71%) VBScript
10 5 (0.59%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.59%) PHP
11 4 (0.48%) Korn
11 4 (0.48%) Scala
11 4 (0.48%) C-shell
11 4 (0.48%) Jython
12 3 (0.36%) Perl
13 2 (0.24%) Python
Qualifications
1 80 (9.51%) Security Cleared
2 58 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 38 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (2.97%) Degree
5 12 (1.43%) MCSE
5 12 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (0.71%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.59%) MCP
9 4 (0.48%) MCITP
10 3 (0.36%) MCSA
10 3 (0.36%) ISEB
11 2 (0.24%) CCNA
11 2 (0.24%) CCDA
11 2 (0.24%) CCDP
11 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.12%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.62%) SLA
2 10 (1.19%) QA
3 2 (0.24%) WAI
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 85 (10.11%) Active Directory
2 44 (5.23%) Hyper-V
3 15 (1.78%) UAG
4 12 (1.43%) XenApp
5 10 (1.19%) vSphere
6 7 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.71%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.24%) IAG
10 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (2.02%) SCCM
2 11 (1.31%) SCOM
3 5 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (0.48%) Puppet
5 2 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 294 (34.96%) Microsoft
2 26 (3.09%) VMware
3 23 (2.73%) HP
4 19 (2.26%) Citrix
5 17 (2.02%) Nintex
6 15 (1.78%) Lotus
7 13 (1.55%) Oracle
8 8 (0.95%) F5
9 7 (0.83%) Juniper
9 7 (0.83%) Business Objects
9 7 (0.83%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.71%) SAP
11 5 (0.59%) Open Text
12 4 (0.48%) Riverbed
12 4 (0.48%) Vignette
12 4 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.36%) Thunderhead
13 3 (0.36%) RedDot
13 3 (0.36%) Symantec
13 3 (0.36%) Cisco
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