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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 264 393 -
Rank change year-on-year
+129 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 422 186 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.35% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.17% 2.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 280 109 0
Average daily rate
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£391 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.25 -
% change year-on-year
-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
10130 9133 10034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.97% 17.13% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5954 5320 5718
Average daily rate £375 £373 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.46% +5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 378 473
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 22 August 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
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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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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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 +134 392 £388 +3.33% 106
London +131 219 £408 +8.66% 57
City of London +77 65 £409 +2.18% 25
South East +26 51 £270 -36.47% 17
South West -13 35 £375 +22.95% 10
North West +2 27 £350 -1.40% 7
East of England -13 22 £400 +6.66% 4
Scotland -5 20 £438 +18.64% 8
Hampshire - 15 £240 - 3
Wiltshire - 13 £330 - 1
Manchester -7 12 £325 -35.00% 3
Edinburgh -9 11 £450 +25.43% 3
West Midlands -20 11 £375 -11.24% 4
Yorkshire +11 10 £388 +24.00% 4
West Sussex +11 10 £220 -53.68% 1
West Yorkshire +17 9 £388 +24.00% 1
Suffolk - 9 £375 -
Berkshire +12 8 £361 -15.00% 4
Cheshire +2 8 £375 -36.44% 3
Leeds +15 7 £388 +40.90% 1
East Midlands +4 7 £333 -7.63% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 7 £350 +19.14% 3
Reading +17 6 £425 - 1
Birmingham +4 6 £375 -8.53% 3
Lancashire -4 6 £375 +20.96%
Glasgow -13 6 £332 -8.48% 3
Hertfordshire -14 6 £381 +8.92% 1
Milton Keynes +6 5 £350 -
Surrey +5 5 £250 -47.36% 4
Bristol -18 5 £375 +11.11% 5

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 770 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 358 (46.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 308 (40.00%) .NET
4 255 (33.12%) Microsoft
5 231 (30.00%) C#
6 212 (27.53%) HTML
7 208 (27.01%) CSS
8 190 (24.68%) SQL Server
9 181 (23.51%) ASP.NET
10 167 (21.69%) JavaScript
11 138 (17.92%) Windows
12 136 (17.66%) Migration
13 118 (15.32%) SQL
14 109 (14.16%) jQuery
15 107 (13.90%) Office 365
16 99 (12.86%) PowerShell
17 97 (12.60%) Active Directory
18 93 (12.08%) Visual Studio
19 90 (11.69%) MS Excel
19 90 (11.69%) Intranet
20 86 (11.17%) IIS
21 78 (10.13%) Finance
22 73 (9.48%) Web Services
23 69 (8.96%) SharePoint Server
24 66 (8.57%) HTML5
25 58 (7.53%) Workflow
25 58 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
26 57 (7.40%) Agile Software Development
27 56 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
27 56 (7.27%) WCF

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 770 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 358 (46.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 86 (11.17%) IIS
4 69 (8.96%) SharePoint Server
5 52 (6.75%) MS Exchange
6 24 (3.12%) Lync
6 24 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (1.95%) IBM Notes
9 13 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (1.56%) CMS
11 11 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.91%) Lotus Domino
13 6 (0.78%) Apache
13 6 (0.78%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.65%) MS Project Server
15 4 (0.52%) Alfresco
15 4 (0.52%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
16 3 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 90 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.29%) InfoPath
2 33 (4.29%) MS Office
3 12 (1.56%) MS Project
4 11 (1.43%) Photoshop
5 10 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.91%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 25 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.52%) Tridion
4 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.39%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.13%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 107 (13.90%) Office 365
2 42 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.56%) IaaS
5 5 (0.65%) Force.com
6 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (11.69%) Intranet
2 39 (5.06%) DNS
3 26 (3.38%) DHCP
4 21 (2.73%) Firewall
5 20 (2.60%) Internet
6 15 (1.95%) Extranet
7 14 (1.82%) SAN
7 14 (1.82%) TCP/IP
7 14 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (1.43%) WAN
9 8 (1.04%) LAN
10 6 (0.78%) 3G
10 6 (0.78%) DMZ
10 6 (0.78%) Broadband
10 6 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (0.65%) LDAP
11 5 (0.65%) VoIP
11 5 (0.65%) Softphone
12 4 (0.52%) HTTP
12 4 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 56 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (1.17%) PerformancePoint
10 7 (0.91%) MS Access
10 7 (0.91%) EDRMS
11 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.39%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.26%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.13%) Cognos Report Studio
15 1 (0.13%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 93 (12.08%) Visual Studio
2 49 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.78%) Xcode
3 6 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (0.52%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.26%) JIRA
6 2 (0.26%) Selenium
6 2 (0.26%) Fiddler
6 2 (0.26%) Subversion
6 2 (0.26%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.26%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.26%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.13%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.13%) Moq
7 1 (0.13%) MSTest
General
1 78 (10.13%) Finance
2 32 (4.16%) Banking
3 19 (2.47%) Publishing
4 14 (1.82%) Legal
5 13 (1.69%) Marketing
6 12 (1.56%) Advertising
7 8 (1.04%) Retail
8 6 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.78%) Back Office
9 4 (0.52%) Law
9 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.13%) Local Government
10 1 (0.13%) French Language
10 1 (0.13%) Norwegian Language
10 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 343 (44.55%) Developer
2 297 (38.57%) SharePoint Developer
3 132 (17.14%) Consultant
4 120 (15.58%) SharePoint Consultant
5 67 (8.70%) Architect
6 51 (6.62%) SharePoint Architect
7 47 (6.10%) Analyst
8 37 (4.81%) Administrator
9 35 (4.55%) SharePoint Administrator
10 27 (3.51%) Business Analyst
11 24 (3.12%) Project Manager
12 18 (2.34%) SharePoint Business Analyst
13 17 (2.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (1.95%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
14 15 (1.95%) Senior Consultant
15 14 (1.82%) Solutions Architect
15 14 (1.82%) Lead Developer
15 14 (1.82%) .NET Developer
16 13 (1.69%) Senior SharePoint Developer
16 13 (1.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (40.00%) .NET
2 212 (27.53%) HTML
3 208 (27.01%) CSS
4 181 (23.51%) ASP.NET
5 109 (14.16%) jQuery
6 73 (9.48%) Web Services
7 66 (8.57%) HTML5
8 56 (7.27%) WCF
9 55 (7.14%) XML
10 42 (5.45%) .NET Framework
11 36 (4.68%) XSLT
12 23 (2.99%) Ajax
12 23 (2.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 22 (2.86%) CSS3
14 18 (2.34%) REST
15 17 (2.21%) JSON
16 16 (2.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
16 16 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (1.56%) SOAP
18 11 (1.43%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (2.73%) Taxonomies
2 18 (2.34%) Computer Science
3 16 (2.08%) Blackberry
4 13 (1.69%) PKI
5 10 (1.30%) iPad
5 10 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.17%) Blog
7 8 (1.04%) NHS
8 7 (0.91%) Open Source
8 7 (0.91%) Mobile App
8 7 (0.91%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.65%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.52%) Clustering
10 4 (0.52%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.52%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.52%) Wiki
10 4 (0.52%) Social Network
10 4 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.39%) Social Media
11 3 (0.39%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 138 (17.92%) Windows
2 58 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (3.25%) Windows 7
6 22 (2.86%) Linux
7 15 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.17%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.04%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.91%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.39%) Android
12 2 (0.26%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.13%) AIX
13 1 (0.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (17.66%) Migration
2 58 (7.53%) Workflow
3 57 (7.40%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (6.49%) ITIL
5 49 (6.36%) MVC
6 48 (6.23%) Project Management
7 44 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (4.81%) Configuration Management
9 36 (4.68%) CRM
9 36 (4.68%) Web Development
10 33 (4.29%) Document Management
11 32 (4.16%) Content Management
12 31 (4.03%) Change Management
13 28 (3.64%) Business Analysis
14 22 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (2.60%) Scrum
16 19 (2.47%) OO
17 17 (2.21%) Information Architecture
17 17 (2.21%) SOA
18 16 (2.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 231 (30.00%) C#
2 167 (21.69%) JavaScript
3 118 (15.32%) SQL
4 99 (12.86%) PowerShell
5 23 (2.99%) T-SQL
6 11 (1.43%) Java
6 11 (1.43%) VB.NET
7 8 (1.04%) Shell Script
7 8 (1.04%) Python
8 7 (0.91%) Ruby
8 7 (0.91%) VBA
9 6 (0.78%) Perl
9 6 (0.78%) VBScript
10 5 (0.65%) VB
11 4 (0.52%) C
12 2 (0.26%) PHP
12 2 (0.26%) C++
12 2 (0.26%) Korn
12 2 (0.26%) Jython
12 2 (0.26%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 54 (7.01%) Security Cleared
2 46 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (5.84%) SC Cleared
4 26 (3.38%) Degree
5 22 (2.86%) MCSE
6 12 (1.56%) MCP
7 11 (1.43%) MCSA
8 8 (1.04%) MCTS
9 6 (0.78%) MCSD
9 6 (0.78%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.52%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.52%) MCITP
11 3 (0.39%) MCPD
11 3 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.39%) CCNA
12 2 (0.26%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.13%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.60%) QA
2 12 (1.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 97 (12.60%) Active Directory
2 26 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.34%) UAG
4 14 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.56%) XenApp
6 10 (1.30%) vSphere
7 7 (0.91%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.91%) ISA Server
8 6 (0.78%) XenServer
9 4 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.26%) IAG
11 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (2.73%) SCCM
2 8 (1.04%) SCOM
2 8 (1.04%) Puppet
3 6 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.65%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.26%) WSUS
5 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 255 (33.12%) Microsoft
2 53 (6.88%) VMware
3 31 (4.03%) Citrix
4 20 (2.60%) HP
5 17 (2.21%) Lotus
6 16 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 13 (1.69%) Nintex
8 11 (1.43%) IBM
9 10 (1.30%) SAP
10 9 (1.17%) Oracle
11 8 (1.04%) Dell
11 8 (1.04%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.78%) Stellent
13 6 (0.78%) Compaq
14 5 (0.65%) MobileIron
14 5 (0.65%) Barracuda Networks
14 5 (0.65%) Symantec
15 4 (0.52%) FatWire
15 4 (0.52%) Cognos
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