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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 284 269 407
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +138
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 407 404 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.74% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.90% 4.10% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 272 101
Average daily rate
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£363 £389 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 3
Average hourly rate £15.25 £26.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.90% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £20.45 £34.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £60.70 £53.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.40 £30.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-18.67% -16.08%

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
10426 9849 8769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.27% 18.01% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6681 5829 4956
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 390 446
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.45 £35.00 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -14.48%

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 29 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 29 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 29 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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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 -25 371 £363 -6.45% 80
London -5 169 £375 -11.76% 42
South East -15 66 £355 +43.43% 15
City of London +2 51 £400 -7.24% 10
South West +8 40 £325 -13.33% 4
North West -20 26 £400 +14.28% 6
West Midlands +18 21 £300 -25.69% 1
Hampshire +10 20 £350 +49.73% 1
Yorkshire -14 19 £316 -18.38% 1
East of England -6 17 £400 +4.91% 7
Manchester -16 14 £394 +12.50% 3
Surrey +3 13 £350 +40.00% 4
Wales +5 12 £338 -14.28%
Bristol -5 12 £345 -10.96% 1
Scotland -20 11 £350 -6.66% 3
Berkshire +7 10 £325 - 3
East Midlands -8 10 £425 +23.18% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 9 £400 -0.62% 1
Wiltshire -5 9 £325 -10.95% 2
Birmingham +13 8 £388 -18.42%
Edinburgh -12 8 £353 -21.66% 1
West Sussex -20 8 £394 +78.97% 3
Somerset +8 7 £363 +16.00% 1
Oxfordshire -14 7 £425 - 1
Taunton +18 6 £344 +5.76%
South Wales -1 6 £351 -10.79%
Swindon -3 6 £250 -23.66% 1
Coventry +10 5 £375 +3.44%
South Yorkshire -2 5 £325 -13.33%
West Yorkshire -24 5 £350 -16.41% 1

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 770 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 285 (37.01%) .NET
3 258 (33.51%) SharePoint 2010
4 253 (32.86%) Microsoft
5 242 (31.43%) C#
6 201 (26.10%) HTML
7 180 (23.38%) CSS
8 176 (22.86%) SQL Server
9 170 (22.08%) JavaScript
10 163 (21.17%) Office 365
11 152 (19.74%) ASP.NET
12 132 (17.14%) jQuery
13 129 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
14 127 (16.49%) Intranet
15 123 (15.97%) Migration
16 115 (14.94%) SQL
17 114 (14.81%) Visual Studio
18 108 (14.03%) Windows
19 91 (11.82%) Security Cleared
20 90 (11.69%) PowerShell
20 90 (11.69%) MS Excel
21 86 (11.17%) HTML5
22 82 (10.65%) Finance
23 80 (10.39%) MS Office
24 70 (9.09%) Active Directory
25 67 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
26 66 (8.57%) CRM
27 65 (8.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 62 (8.05%) SC Cleared
28 62 (8.05%) Workflow

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 770 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 258 (33.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 45 (5.84%) IIS
4 41 (5.32%) SharePoint Server
5 38 (4.94%) MS Exchange
6 35 (4.55%) Lync
7 25 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 25 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (2.08%) CMS
9 14 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.78%) WordPress
11 6 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.52%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.52%) Confluence
14 3 (0.39%) Documentum
14 3 (0.39%) LiveLink
14 3 (0.39%) Umbraco
15 2 (0.26%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 90 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 80 (10.39%) MS Office
3 39 (5.06%) InfoPath
4 23 (2.99%) PowerPivot
5 21 (2.73%) MS Project
6 14 (1.82%) MS Visio
7 9 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 55 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.26%) Agresso
4 1 (0.13%) Summit
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 163 (21.17%) Office 365
2 53 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.43%) Yammer
5 10 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (0.65%) SaaS
7 4 (0.52%) Google Drive
7 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.52%) IaaS
8 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 127 (16.49%) Intranet
2 33 (4.29%) Internet
3 25 (3.25%) DNS
4 22 (2.86%) DHCP
5 17 (2.21%) SAN
6 16 (2.08%) Extranet
7 14 (1.82%) WAN
7 14 (1.82%) LAN
7 14 (1.82%) Firewall
8 13 (1.69%) VPN
9 8 (1.04%) HTTP
10 6 (0.78%) SSL
10 6 (0.78%) Wireless
10 6 (0.78%) VLAN
11 5 (0.65%) Network Security
11 5 (0.65%) MPLS
12 4 (0.52%) SMS
12 4 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.39%) Broadband
13 3 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 65 (8.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (3.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (2.86%) EDRMS
8 15 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (1.69%) PerformancePoint
10 11 (1.43%) Microsoft Power View
11 9 (1.17%) Relational Database
11 9 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.52%) SSDT
14 4 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.52%) QlikView
14 4 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.39%) OLAP
15 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 114 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 40 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 7 (0.91%) JIRA
5 6 (0.78%) Subversion
6 4 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.39%) NUnit
8 2 (0.26%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.26%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.13%) MSTest
General
1 82 (10.65%) Finance
2 25 (3.25%) Advertising
3 14 (1.82%) Banking
3 14 (1.82%) Marketing
4 13 (1.69%) Law
5 9 (1.17%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.17%) Retail
5 9 (1.17%) Publishing
6 6 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.65%) Dutch Language
7 5 (0.65%) French Language
8 4 (0.52%) Electronics
9 3 (0.39%) Legal
9 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.39%) Front Office
9 3 (0.39%) Back Office
9 3 (0.39%) Local Government
9 3 (0.39%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.26%) German Language
11 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 356 (46.23%) Developer
2 285 (37.01%) SharePoint Developer
3 92 (11.95%) Consultant
4 80 (10.39%) SharePoint Consultant
5 68 (8.83%) Administrator
6 61 (7.92%) SharePoint Administrator
7 54 (7.01%) Analyst
7 54 (7.01%) Architect
8 36 (4.68%) Project Manager
9 34 (4.42%) SharePoint Architect
10 23 (2.99%) SharePoint Project Manager
11 22 (2.86%) Trainer
12 20 (2.60%) Business Analyst
13 19 (2.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 18 (2.34%) Microsoft Developer
14 18 (2.34%) .NET Developer
15 17 (2.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 17 (2.21%) SharePoint Business Analyst
16 16 (2.08%) Applications Support
17 15 (1.95%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (37.01%) .NET
2 201 (26.10%) HTML
3 180 (23.38%) CSS
4 152 (19.74%) ASP.NET
5 132 (17.14%) jQuery
6 86 (11.17%) HTML5
7 45 (5.84%) XML
8 44 (5.71%) Web Services
9 43 (5.58%) .NET Framework
10 38 (4.94%) CSS3
11 35 (4.55%) WCF
12 23 (2.99%) Ajax
12 23 (2.99%) REST
13 20 (2.60%) XSLT
14 18 (2.34%) AngularJS
15 15 (1.95%) XHTML
16 11 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (1.30%) MDX
18 9 (1.17%) Entity Framework
19 8 (1.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (5.32%) User Experience
2 29 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (2.21%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.95%) Data Centre
5 13 (1.69%) PKI
6 12 (1.56%) Taxonomies
7 11 (1.43%) NHS
8 9 (1.17%) Grid Computing
8 9 (1.17%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.04%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.04%) PMI
10 7 (0.91%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.78%) Social Media
12 5 (0.65%) Wiki
12 5 (0.65%) GIS
12 5 (0.65%) Streaming Media
13 4 (0.52%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.39%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.39%) Derivative
14 3 (0.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 108 (14.03%) Windows
2 49 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (4.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (2.99%) Windows 7
5 17 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (1.17%) Linux
7 6 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.52%) Android
10 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (15.97%) Migration
3 67 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 66 (8.57%) CRM
5 62 (8.05%) Workflow
6 49 (6.36%) Content Management
7 41 (5.32%) ITIL
8 39 (5.06%) Project Management
9 36 (4.68%) Document Management
10 29 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (3.51%) MVC
11 27 (3.51%) PRINCE2
12 22 (2.86%) Web Development
13 21 (2.73%) Programme Management
14 20 (2.60%) Configuration Management
14 20 (2.60%) Unit Testing
14 20 (2.60%) SDLC
15 19 (2.47%) Change Management
16 18 (2.34%) Problem Management
17 17 (2.21%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 242 (31.43%) C#
2 170 (22.08%) JavaScript
3 115 (14.94%) SQL
4 90 (11.69%) PowerShell
5 19 (2.47%) VB.NET
6 15 (1.95%) T-SQL
7 10 (1.30%) R
8 8 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 8 (1.04%) C
9 7 (0.91%) PHP
9 7 (0.91%) C++
10 4 (0.52%) Java
10 4 (0.52%) VBScript
10 4 (0.52%) VB
10 4 (0.52%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.26%) VBA
11 2 (0.26%) Perl
12 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.13%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 91 (11.82%) Security Cleared
2 62 (8.05%) SC Cleared
3 54 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (2.86%) MCSE
5 21 (2.73%) Degree
6 16 (2.08%) DV Cleared
7 12 (1.56%) MCSA
8 11 (1.43%) MCP
9 10 (1.30%) PMI Certification
9 10 (1.30%) MCITP
10 4 (0.52%) MCTS
11 3 (0.39%) MCPD
11 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.39%) PMP
11 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.26%) MCSD
12 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.95%) QA
2 14 (1.82%) SLA
3 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.13%) WCAG
4 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 70 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 18 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.82%) XenApp
5 9 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.91%) XenServer
7 4 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.52%) DFS Replication
7 4 (0.52%) vSphere
7 4 (0.52%) UAG
8 3 (0.39%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.39%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.13%) NFS
9 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (1.69%) SCCM
2 6 (0.78%) SCDPM
3 5 (0.65%) SCOM
4 4 (0.52%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.26%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.26%) SCSM
5 2 (0.26%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.26%) WSUS
6 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.13%) Puppet
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 253 (32.86%) Microsoft
2 34 (4.42%) Nintex
3 27 (3.51%) VMware
4 18 (2.34%) Oracle
5 17 (2.21%) Citrix
6 14 (1.82%) HP
7 11 (1.43%) Telerik
7 11 (1.43%) Google
8 10 (1.30%) SAP
9 7 (0.91%) Cisco
9 7 (0.91%) Sitecore
9 7 (0.91%) Twitter
10 6 (0.78%) Facebook
10 6 (0.78%) Dell
10 6 (0.78%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.65%) NetApp
11 5 (0.65%) Veeam
11 5 (0.65%) ArcSight
11 5 (0.65%) MobileIron
11 5 (0.65%) Meraki
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