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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 276 262 420
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +158
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 450 431 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.76% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.07% 4.15% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 289 109
Average daily rate
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£388 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £254 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 5
Average hourly rate £36.50 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.22% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.65 £35.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £52.20 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -19.46%

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
11066 10378 9210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.96% 18.36% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7082 6154 5339
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 426 390
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.83 £38.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -13 413 £388 - 156
London -23 197 £390 -5.45% 56
South East +18 83 £383 +35.39% 25
City of London -5 49 £400 -2.14% 20
South West -4 39 £365 -8.75% 6
North West -33 25 £356 +1.78% 22
Hampshire +2 21 £363 +51.13% 2
West Midlands +17 20 £375 - 9
Surrey +9 18 £363 +3.57% 6
East of England +8 17 £400 - 19
Yorkshire -19 16 £320 -17.41% 5
Bristol +8 15 £394 +5.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -10 15 £400 +14.28% 4
Manchester -16 15 £325 - 6
West Sussex -12 13 £394 +78.97% 5
Wales - 13 £356 - 1
East Midlands -8 12 £400 +3.22% 11
Wiltshire -5 11 £250 -24.24% 2
Milton Keynes -5 10 £400 +14.28% 1
Birmingham +7 8 £400 +14.28% 3
Swindon +2 8 £250 -23.66%
Cambridgeshire +3 7 £406 +0.93% 12
Nottingham -2 7 £388 -4.32% 2
Nottinghamshire -9 7 £388 -0.64% 6
South Wales - 7 £378 - 1
Coventry +6 6 £375 +15.38% 1
West Yorkshire -24 6 £425 +9.67% 2
Scotland -24 6 £340 -9.33% 6
Leeds -32 6 £425 +9.67% 2
Woking - 6 £350 -

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 769 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 292 (37.97%) .NET
3 278 (36.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 269 (34.98%) Microsoft
5 242 (31.47%) C#
6 195 (25.36%) SQL Server
7 184 (23.93%) HTML
8 182 (23.67%) Office 365
9 173 (22.50%) CSS
10 161 (20.94%) JavaScript
11 144 (18.73%) ASP.NET
12 128 (16.64%) Migration
13 118 (15.34%) jQuery
14 117 (15.21%) SQL
15 115 (14.95%) Intranet
16 113 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
17 112 (14.56%) Visual Studio
18 103 (13.39%) Windows
19 100 (13.00%) Security Cleared
20 95 (12.35%) PowerShell
21 87 (11.31%) MS Excel
22 83 (10.79%) Workflow
23 80 (10.40%) Finance
24 78 (10.14%) CRM
25 77 (10.01%) HTML5
26 76 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 75 (9.75%) Business Intelligence
28 72 (9.36%) SC Cleared
29 71 (9.23%) MS Office
30 69 (8.97%) Active Directory

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 769 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 278 (36.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 40 (5.20%) IIS
4 38 (4.94%) Lync
5 36 (4.68%) SharePoint Server
6 34 (4.42%) MS Exchange
7 27 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
9 18 (2.34%) CMS
10 10 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.78%) WordPress
11 6 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.52%) Confluence
13 4 (0.52%) K2 blackpearl
14 3 (0.39%) LiveLink
14 3 (0.39%) Documentum
14 3 (0.39%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.26%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 87 (11.31%) MS Excel
2 71 (9.23%) MS Office
3 49 (6.37%) InfoPath
4 17 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 16 (2.08%) MS Project
6 15 (1.95%) PowerPivot
7 9 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 67 (8.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.26%) Agresso
4 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 182 (23.67%) Office 365
2 64 (8.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (0.78%) Yammer
6 5 (0.65%) Google Drive
6 5 (0.65%) SaaS
6 5 (0.65%) IaaS
7 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 115 (14.95%) Intranet
2 26 (3.38%) DNS
3 25 (3.25%) Internet
4 19 (2.47%) DHCP
5 17 (2.21%) Extranet
5 17 (2.21%) SAN
6 13 (1.69%) WAN
7 11 (1.43%) LAN
8 10 (1.30%) Firewall
9 8 (1.04%) VPN
10 7 (0.91%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.91%) HTTP
11 6 (0.78%) Wireless
11 6 (0.78%) VLAN
12 5 (0.65%) MPLS
12 5 (0.65%) Network Security
13 4 (0.52%) SMS
14 3 (0.39%) Kerberos
14 3 (0.39%) SSL
14 3 (0.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (25.36%) SQL Server
2 76 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 66 (8.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (3.38%) EDRMS
7 15 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.82%) PerformancePoint
9 12 (1.56%) Microsoft Power View
10 9 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.04%) Relational Database
12 7 (0.91%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.52%) SSDT
15 3 (0.39%) QlikView
15 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.39%) OLAP
15 3 (0.39%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 112 (14.56%) Visual Studio
2 39 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (0.91%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.78%) Subversion
5 6 (0.78%) JIRA
6 5 (0.65%) NUnit
7 4 (0.52%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.13%) MSTest
General
1 80 (10.40%) Finance
2 30 (3.90%) Advertising
3 14 (1.82%) Banking
4 11 (1.43%) Marketing
5 9 (1.17%) Publishing
5 9 (1.17%) Law
6 8 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.04%) Retail
7 7 (0.91%) Legal
8 6 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.78%) French Language
9 5 (0.65%) Dutch Language
10 4 (0.52%) Front Office
10 4 (0.52%) Electronics
11 2 (0.26%) Back Office
11 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.26%) Local Government
11 2 (0.26%) German Language
12 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 330 (42.91%) Developer
2 259 (33.68%) SharePoint Developer
3 101 (13.13%) Consultant
4 86 (11.18%) SharePoint Consultant
5 73 (9.49%) Administrator
6 66 (8.58%) SharePoint Administrator
7 54 (7.02%) Architect
8 48 (6.24%) Analyst
9 42 (5.46%) Project Manager
10 35 (4.55%) SharePoint Architect
11 28 (3.64%) Trainer
12 26 (3.38%) SharePoint Project Manager
13 21 (2.73%) Business Analyst
14 20 (2.60%) Microsoft Developer
15 17 (2.21%) SharePoint Business Analyst
16 16 (2.08%) Applications Support
16 16 (2.08%) .NET Developer
17 15 (1.95%) 3rd Line Support
17 15 (1.95%) Solutions Architect
17 15 (1.95%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (37.97%) .NET
2 184 (23.93%) HTML
3 173 (22.50%) CSS
4 144 (18.73%) ASP.NET
5 118 (15.34%) jQuery
6 77 (10.01%) HTML5
7 43 (5.59%) XML
8 40 (5.20%) Web Services
9 33 (4.29%) .NET Framework
10 32 (4.16%) WCF
11 30 (3.90%) CSS3
12 24 (3.12%) Ajax
13 23 (2.99%) XSLT
14 20 (2.60%) REST
15 19 (2.47%) AngularJS
16 11 (1.43%) XHTML
17 10 (1.30%) RESTful
18 9 (1.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 9 (1.17%) KnockoutJS
18 9 (1.17%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.46%) User Experience
2 27 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 12 (1.56%) Taxonomies
5 11 (1.43%) NHS
6 10 (1.30%) Grid Computing
7 8 (1.04%) Public Cloud
8 6 (0.78%) PKI
8 6 (0.78%) Blackberry
8 6 (0.78%) Social Media
9 5 (0.65%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.65%) Wiki
9 5 (0.65%) GIS
9 5 (0.65%) N-Tier
9 5 (0.65%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.52%) Private Cloud
10 4 (0.52%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.52%) Statistics
10 4 (0.52%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.52%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 103 (13.39%) Windows
2 47 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (2.73%) Windows 7
5 14 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (0.91%) Linux
7 5 (0.65%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.52%) UNIX
9 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.26%) Android
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (16.64%) Migration
2 113 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (10.79%) Workflow
4 78 (10.14%) CRM
5 75 (9.75%) Business Intelligence
6 62 (8.06%) Content Management
7 53 (6.89%) ITIL
8 47 (6.11%) Document Management
9 44 (5.72%) Project Management
10 31 (4.03%) PRINCE2
11 28 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 27 (3.51%) Web Development
12 27 (3.51%) Information Architecture
13 25 (3.25%) Data Migration
13 25 (3.25%) Change Management
14 24 (3.12%) TDD
15 22 (2.86%) Business Analysis
15 22 (2.86%) MVC
16 20 (2.60%) Coaching
17 19 (2.47%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 242 (31.47%) C#
2 161 (20.94%) JavaScript
3 117 (15.21%) SQL
4 95 (12.35%) PowerShell
5 24 (3.12%) VB.NET
6 15 (1.95%) T-SQL
7 11 (1.43%) R
8 8 (1.04%) PHP
9 7 (0.91%) C
10 5 (0.65%) Java
10 5 (0.65%) VBScript
10 5 (0.65%) Ruby
11 4 (0.52%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.39%) VBA
12 3 (0.39%) VB
12 3 (0.39%) C++
12 3 (0.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.26%) Perl
14 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.13%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 100 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 72 (9.36%) SC Cleared
3 38 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (2.99%) Degree
5 20 (2.60%) MCSE
6 18 (2.34%) DV Cleared
7 12 (1.56%) MCSA
8 9 (1.17%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (1.04%) PMP
10 7 (0.91%) CTC Cleared
10 7 (0.91%) MCITP
11 6 (0.78%) MCP
12 4 (0.52%) CCA
12 4 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.52%) CCNP
13 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.39%) CCEE
14 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.21%) QA
2 13 (1.69%) SLA
3 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) WCAG
5 1 (0.13%) WAI
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 69 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.47%) Hyper-V
3 14 (1.82%) XenApp
3 14 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.65%) XenServer
6 4 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.52%) DFS Replication
6 4 (0.52%) vSphere
7 3 (0.39%) UAG
7 3 (0.39%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.13%) NFS
8 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (1.56%) SCCM
2 6 (0.78%) SCOM
2 6 (0.78%) SCDPM
3 4 (0.52%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.39%) WSUS
5 2 (0.26%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.26%) SCSM
5 2 (0.26%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.13%) Puppet
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 269 (34.98%) Microsoft
2 38 (4.94%) Nintex
3 23 (2.99%) VMware
4 15 (1.95%) Citrix
5 14 (1.82%) HP
6 13 (1.69%) Oracle
7 11 (1.43%) Google
8 9 (1.17%) Cisco
8 9 (1.17%) SAP
9 7 (0.91%) Telerik
9 7 (0.91%) Twitter
10 6 (0.78%) Facebook
10 6 (0.78%) Polycom
10 6 (0.78%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.65%) Veeam
11 5 (0.65%) Dell
11 5 (0.65%) NetApp
11 5 (0.65%) ArcSight
11 5 (0.65%) Meraki
12 4 (0.52%) Lumension
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