The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 253 400 -
Rank change year-on-year
+147 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 403 169 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.33% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.18% 1.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 271 97 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 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 £35.75 -
% change year-on-year
-16.08% -
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9649 8688 9865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.66% 16.99% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5693 4960 5613
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 393 424 444
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 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +127 356 £388 +3.33% 121
London +103 183 £425 +13.33% 54
South East +27 57 £250 -41.17% 16
City of London +47 53 £425 +13.33% 24
South West +7 33 £375 -1.31% 16
Scotland -4 33 £425 +17.24% 14
North West +12 26 £350 +16.66% 10
East of England -4 21 £388 - 8
Edinburgh -1 20 £450 +20.00% 6
West Sussex +10 15 £220 -48.23% 1
Manchester -2 12 £350 - 9
Yorkshire +13 11 £388 +24.00% 4
Hampshire - 11 £238 - 3
Wiltshire - 10 £365 - 1
Suffolk - 9 £375 -
West Yorkshire +5 8 £419 +34.00% 2
Glasgow -3 8 £344 -1.78% 5
Berkshire +4 7 £338 -20.58% 1
Surrey +2 7 £250 -47.36% 5
East Midlands +1 7 £345 -4.16% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 7 £350 - 4
West Midlands -17 7 £400 -5.88% 8
Lancashire - 7 £375 -
Reading +10 6 £350 -17.64% 1
Cheshire +9 6 £350 -
Dorset - 6 £350 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £250 - 4
Tyne and Wear - 6 £250 - 4
North East - 6 £250 - 4
Aberdeen +12 5 £425 +13.33% 3

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 744 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 351 (47.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 301 (40.46%) .NET
4 254 (34.14%) Microsoft
5 222 (29.84%) C#
6 188 (25.27%) SQL Server
7 185 (24.87%) HTML
8 183 (24.60%) CSS
9 166 (22.31%) ASP.NET
10 150 (20.16%) JavaScript
11 134 (18.01%) Migration
12 128 (17.20%) Windows
13 118 (15.86%) SQL
14 117 (15.73%) PowerShell
15 104 (13.98%) jQuery
16 99 (13.31%) Active Directory
17 89 (11.96%) Office 365
18 88 (11.83%) Intranet
19 84 (11.29%) MS Excel
19 84 (11.29%) Visual Studio
20 83 (11.16%) IIS
21 80 (10.75%) Finance
22 74 (9.95%) SharePoint Server
23 65 (8.74%) Web Services
24 64 (8.60%) Workflow
25 59 (7.93%) Windows Server 2008
26 56 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
26 56 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
27 55 (7.39%) HTML5
28 54 (7.26%) MVC

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 744 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 351 (47.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 83 (11.16%) IIS
4 74 (9.95%) SharePoint Server
5 50 (6.72%) MS Exchange
6 28 (3.76%) Lync
7 21 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (1.75%) CMS
11 11 (1.48%) IBM Notes
11 11 (1.48%) MS Project Server
12 10 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.81%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.67%) Lotus Domino
15 4 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.54%) Alfresco
15 4 (0.54%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.54%) Apache
16 3 (0.40%) Documentum
Applications
1 84 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.17%) MS Office
3 29 (3.90%) InfoPath
4 21 (2.82%) MS Project
5 10 (1.34%) PowerPivot
6 8 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.08%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.94%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.27%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 29 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.54%) Tridion
4 3 (0.40%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.40%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 89 (11.96%) Office 365
2 38 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.61%) IaaS
5 4 (0.54%) Force.com
6 2 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (11.83%) Intranet
2 36 (4.84%) DNS
3 25 (3.36%) DHCP
4 21 (2.82%) Firewall
4 21 (2.82%) Internet
5 13 (1.75%) Extranet
5 13 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (1.48%) SAN
7 9 (1.21%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.08%) WAN
9 7 (0.94%) LAN
10 5 (0.67%) LDAP
10 5 (0.67%) HTTP
10 5 (0.67%) DMZ
10 5 (0.67%) Softphone
11 4 (0.54%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (0.40%) VPN
12 3 (0.40%) NAS
13 2 (0.27%) VLAN
13 2 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 56 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (1.61%) PerformancePoint
9 11 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (1.08%) MS Access
11 7 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (0.67%) Relational Database
14 4 (0.54%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.27%) Sybase ASE
16 2 (0.27%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.27%) RDBMS
17 1 (0.13%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 84 (11.29%) Visual Studio
2 56 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.81%) Xcode
4 4 (0.54%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.27%) Subversion
6 2 (0.27%) JIRA
6 2 (0.27%) Fiddler
6 2 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.27%) PVCS
6 2 (0.27%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.13%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.13%) MSTest
7 1 (0.13%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.13%) Moq
7 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.13%) XMLSpy
7 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.13%) Firebug
General
1 80 (10.75%) Finance
2 38 (5.11%) Banking
3 15 (2.02%) Publishing
4 12 (1.61%) Marketing
5 10 (1.34%) Legal
6 9 (1.21%) Retail
7 8 (1.08%) Advertising
8 6 (0.81%) Back Office
9 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.67%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.54%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.27%) Local Government
11 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.27%) German Language
11 2 (0.27%) Law
11 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.13%) Norwegian Language
12 1 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 335 (45.03%) Developer
2 286 (38.44%) SharePoint Developer
3 119 (15.99%) Consultant
4 105 (14.11%) SharePoint Consultant
5 70 (9.41%) Architect
6 53 (7.12%) SharePoint Architect
7 51 (6.85%) Analyst
8 44 (5.91%) SharePoint Administrator
9 42 (5.65%) Administrator
10 31 (4.17%) Business Analyst
11 26 (3.49%) Project Manager
12 18 (2.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (2.42%) .NET Developer
13 17 (2.28%) SharePoint Business Analyst
14 16 (2.15%) Senior Consultant
14 16 (2.15%) Senior Developer
15 15 (2.02%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
16 14 (1.88%) Senior SharePoint Developer
16 14 (1.88%) Lead Developer
16 14 (1.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (40.46%) .NET
2 185 (24.87%) HTML
3 183 (24.60%) CSS
4 166 (22.31%) ASP.NET
5 104 (13.98%) jQuery
6 65 (8.74%) Web Services
7 55 (7.39%) HTML5
8 49 (6.59%) XML
9 46 (6.18%) WCF
10 37 (4.97%) .NET Framework
11 26 (3.49%) XSLT
12 21 (2.82%) CSS3
13 19 (2.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 19 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (2.15%) Ajax
15 15 (2.02%) JSON
15 15 (2.02%) Windows SharePoint Services
16 14 (1.88%) REST
17 12 (1.61%) SOAP
18 11 (1.48%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (2.69%) Taxonomies
2 18 (2.42%) Computer Science
3 13 (1.75%) PKI
4 11 (1.48%) NHS
5 10 (1.34%) Blackberry
6 9 (1.21%) iPad
6 9 (1.21%) Blog
7 7 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 7 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (0.94%) Open Source
7 7 (0.94%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.67%) FMCG
8 5 (0.67%) Wiki
9 4 (0.54%) Social Network
9 4 (0.54%) Clustering
9 4 (0.54%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.40%) Social Media
10 3 (0.40%) PMI
11 2 (0.27%) Equities
11 2 (0.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 128 (17.20%) Windows
2 59 (7.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (2.69%) Linux
5 18 (2.42%) Windows 7
6 13 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.48%) Windows XP
8 8 (1.08%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.94%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.27%) Android
10 2 (0.27%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.27%) Solaris
11 1 (0.13%) AIX
11 1 (0.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (18.01%) Migration
2 64 (8.60%) Workflow
3 54 (7.26%) MVC
3 54 (7.26%) Project Management
4 51 (6.85%) ITIL
5 44 (5.91%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (5.38%) CRM
8 36 (4.84%) Web Development
9 34 (4.57%) Configuration Management
10 32 (4.30%) Content Management
11 30 (4.03%) Document Management
11 30 (4.03%) Business Analysis
12 25 (3.36%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (2.96%) Change Management
14 16 (2.15%) Data Migration
14 16 (2.15%) SOA
15 15 (2.02%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (1.88%) OO
16 14 (1.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 222 (29.84%) C#
2 150 (20.16%) JavaScript
3 118 (15.86%) SQL
4 117 (15.73%) PowerShell
5 27 (3.63%) T-SQL
6 14 (1.88%) VB.NET
7 9 (1.21%) Java
8 7 (0.94%) Python
8 7 (0.94%) VBScript
8 7 (0.94%) VBA
8 7 (0.94%) Ruby
9 6 (0.81%) Shell Script
9 6 (0.81%) Perl
9 6 (0.81%) VB
10 5 (0.67%) C
11 3 (0.40%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 2 (0.27%) PHP
13 1 (0.13%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.13%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.13%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 53 (7.12%) Security Cleared
2 46 (6.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (5.91%) SC Cleared
4 25 (3.36%) Degree
5 23 (3.09%) MCSE
6 12 (1.61%) MCTS
6 12 (1.61%) MCP
7 11 (1.48%) MCSA
8 7 (0.94%) MCSD
9 6 (0.81%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.54%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.40%) CCNA
11 3 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.40%) MCPD
12 2 (0.27%) MCITP
12 2 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.27%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.69%) QA
2 5 (0.67%) SLA
3 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 99 (13.31%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.69%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.55%) UAG
5 9 (1.21%) ISA Server
5 9 (1.21%) XenApp
6 7 (0.94%) vSphere
6 7 (0.94%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.81%) XenServer
8 4 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (2.42%) SCCM
2 6 (0.81%) SCOM
2 6 (0.81%) Puppet
2 6 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.54%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.54%) SCOrch
3 4 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.27%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 254 (34.14%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.72%) VMware
3 27 (3.63%) Citrix
4 14 (1.88%) Red Hat
5 13 (1.75%) Lotus
6 12 (1.61%) HP
7 11 (1.48%) IBM
8 10 (1.34%) SAP
9 9 (1.21%) Oracle
10 8 (1.08%) Sitecore
10 8 (1.08%) Nintex
11 7 (0.94%) Dell
11 7 (0.94%) Barracuda Networks
12 6 (0.81%) Google
12 6 (0.81%) Stellent
12 6 (0.81%) Compaq
13 5 (0.67%) MobileIron
13 5 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.54%) FatWire
14 4 (0.54%) Symantec
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