The table below looks at the statistics for the SharePoint Administrator role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SharePoint Administrator
Rank 566 497 523
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +26
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Administrator 46 89 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 62 40
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £253 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £398 £300
% change year-on-year
-30.81% +32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £21.75 £38.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £38.50 -
% change year-on-year
-43.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

SharePoint Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SharePoint Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint Administrator within the UK.

SharePoint Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SharePoint Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Administrator within the UK.

SharePoint Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint Administrator
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 Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -51 36 £305 -20.77% 21
London -7 12 £325 -13.33% 16
South East +8 6 £350 +10.23% 1
Scotland -15 5 £258 -27.71%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £350 - 1
Glasgow -10 4 £260 -27.15%
South West -67 4 £195 -53.57% 1
City of London +23 3 £190 -49.33% 6
South Wales -10 2 £256 +97.11% 2
Wales -21 2 £256 +83.03% 2
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £200 -44.82%
Cambridge -8 1 £200 -50.00%
Somerset -16 1 - -
East of England -25 1 £200 -38.46% 3
High Wycombe - 1 £375 -
Ipswich - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Poole - - - -
Reading - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Taunton - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 2

SharePoint Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint Administrator in their job title 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 with SharePoint Administrator in their job title.

1 111 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 60 (54.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 35 (31.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 32 (28.83%) SQL Server
5 26 (23.42%) Microsoft
6 25 (22.52%) SharePoint Server
7 24 (21.62%) PowerShell
7 24 (21.62%) Windows
8 23 (20.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (18.92%) .NET
10 20 (18.02%) IIS
11 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (14.41%) Intranet
13 15 (13.51%) Active Directory
13 15 (13.51%) Migration
14 14 (12.61%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (11.71%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (11.71%) HTML
15 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (11.71%) Document Management
16 12 (10.81%) Finance
16 12 (10.81%) Security Cleared
17 11 (9.91%) SC Cleared
17 11 (9.91%) MCITP
17 11 (9.91%) MCTS
17 11 (9.91%) SQL
17 11 (9.91%) CSS
18 10 (9.01%) ITIL
18 10 (9.01%) jQuery
19 9 (8.11%) Load Balancing

SharePoint Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint Administrator in their job title 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 with SharePoint Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 111 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 60 (54.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 35 (31.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 25 (22.52%) SharePoint Server
5 20 (18.02%) IIS
6 1 (0.90%) Lync
6 1 (0.90%) Node.js
6 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.90%) Apache
6 1 (0.90%) Site Server
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) MS Office
2 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.60%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.80%) ProjectWise
5 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.41%) Intranet
2 9 (8.11%) DNS
3 8 (7.21%) Firewall
4 7 (6.31%) Extranet
4 7 (6.31%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.90%) NAS
5 1 (0.90%) HTTP
5 1 (0.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.83%) SQL Server
2 23 (20.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (2.70%) Publishing
3 1 (0.90%) Marketing
3 1 (0.90%) Banking
3 1 (0.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.92%) .NET
2 13 (11.71%) HTML
3 11 (9.91%) CSS
4 10 (9.01%) jQuery
5 6 (5.41%) XHTML
6 5 (4.50%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.50%) XSL
7 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.80%) XML
9 1 (0.90%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.90%) REST
9 1 (0.90%) CSS3
9 1 (0.90%) HTML5
9 1 (0.90%) XSLT
9 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Clustering
2 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.80%) NHS
4 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.90%) Kindle
4 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.90%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.62%) Windows
2 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (12.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.60%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.51%) Migration
2 13 (11.71%) Document Management
3 10 (9.01%) ITIL
4 9 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 9 (8.11%) Change Management
5 8 (7.21%) Incident Management
6 7 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.50%) Workflow
8 5 (4.50%) Content Management
8 5 (4.50%) Web Usability
8 5 (4.50%) Information Architecture
9 4 (3.60%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.70%) Information Management
10 3 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (1.80%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (1.80%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (1.80%) Project Management
11 2 (1.80%) B2C
11 2 (1.80%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.62%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.91%) SQL
3 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.60%) C#
5 1 (0.90%) Java
5 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 11 (9.91%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.91%) MCITP
3 11 (9.91%) MCTS
4 4 (3.60%) MCSE
5 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.90%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.31%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.80%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 26 (23.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.31%) Citrix
3 5 (4.50%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (1.80%) Nintex
4 2 (1.80%) Primavera
4 2 (1.80%) EMC
4 2 (1.80%) VMware
5 1 (0.90%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.90%) Apple
5 1 (0.90%) HP
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