The first table below looks at the demand for the SharePoint Architect 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 Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 25 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 Job Titles currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SharePoint Architect
Rank 547 531 545
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Architect 46 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.073% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.078% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 25
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£425 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

SharePoint Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SharePoint Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

SharePoint Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SharePoint Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SharePoint Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint Architect
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 -17 43 £425 +4.61% 19
London +29 30 £425 -15.00% 10
City of London +24 9 £425 - 6
East of England -28 3 £538 +34.37%
South East -23 2 £335 -25.55%
West Midlands - 2 £438 - 3
Reading +2 1 - -
North West -1 1 £450 - 3
Manchester -4 1 £450 - 3
Berkshire -8 1 - -
Bristol -22 1 £400 +9.58%
South West -28 1 £400 +9.58%
Surrey - 1 £335 -
North East - - - - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - - 2
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 2
Tyne and Wear - - - - 2

SharePoint Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 92 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 52 (56.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 51 (55.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 38 (41.30%) SQL Server
5 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 32 (34.78%) .NET
7 24 (26.09%) Migration
8 21 (22.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (21.74%) jQuery
10 19 (20.65%) Office 365
10 19 (20.65%) Workflow
11 18 (19.57%) MS Excel
12 17 (18.48%) CSS
13 16 (17.39%) ASP.NET
13 16 (17.39%) C#
13 16 (17.39%) Active Directory
13 16 (17.39%) Project Management
14 15 (16.30%) Intranet
14 15 (16.30%) HTML
14 15 (16.30%) SQL
14 15 (16.30%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (15.22%) PowerShell
15 14 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (15.22%) Windows
16 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 13 (14.13%) SharePoint Server
17 12 (13.04%) MCTS
17 12 (13.04%) WCF
18 11 (11.96%) .NET Framework

SharePoint Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 92 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 52 (56.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 51 (55.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (14.13%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (6.52%) MS Project Server
6 5 (5.43%) IIS
7 3 (3.26%) CMS
7 3 (3.26%) Alfresco
7 3 (3.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.09%) Confluence
8 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.09%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 18 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.61%) InfoPath
3 6 (6.52%) MS Project
4 4 (4.35%) MS Office
5 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Tridion
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.65%) Office 365
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.30%) Intranet
2 6 (6.52%) Extranet
3 5 (5.43%) LDAP
4 4 (4.35%) DMZ
4 4 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (16.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (9.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.09%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (1.09%) MySQL
10 1 (1.09%) OLAP
10 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.09%) DTS
10 1 (1.09%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.17%) FxCop
3 2 (2.17%) NUnit
4 1 (1.09%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (4.35%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Publishing
2 3 (3.26%) French Language
3 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Law
4 1 (1.09%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.78%) .NET
2 20 (21.74%) jQuery
3 17 (18.48%) CSS
4 16 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 15 (16.30%) HTML
6 12 (13.04%) WCF
7 11 (11.96%) .NET Framework
7 11 (11.96%) Web Services
8 9 (9.78%) HTML5
9 8 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (8.70%) LINQ
9 8 (8.70%) WF
10 5 (5.43%) JSON
10 5 (5.43%) XML
11 4 (4.35%) XSLT
12 2 (2.17%) Middleware
12 2 (2.17%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 1 (1.09%) Silverlight
13 1 (1.09%) WPF
13 1 (1.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Clustering
2 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.17%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.09%) Wiki
4 1 (1.09%) FMCG
4 1 (1.09%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.09%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.22%) Windows
2 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) Migration
2 19 (20.65%) Workflow
3 16 (17.39%) Project Management
4 11 (11.96%) SOA
5 10 (10.87%) MVC
5 10 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.70%) CRM
7 8 (8.70%) Web Development
8 7 (7.61%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (7.61%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (7.61%) Change Control
8 7 (7.61%) EAI
8 7 (7.61%) Change Management
8 7 (7.61%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.52%) Content Management
9 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.52%) Information Architecture
10 5 (5.43%) RUP
10 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.39%) C#
2 15 (16.30%) SQL
3 14 (15.22%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.17%) PHP
6 2 (2.17%) Java
7 1 (1.09%) C++
7 1 (1.09%) Python
7 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.04%) MCTS
3 4 (4.35%) MCITP
3 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.26%) Degree
5 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) MCSD
5 1 (1.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 16 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.17%) UAG
Vendors
1 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) Citrix
2 4 (4.35%) Nintex
3 3 (3.26%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.26%) Stellent
3 3 (3.26%) FatWire
3 3 (3.26%) VMware
3 3 (3.26%) Interwoven
3 3 (3.26%) Vignette
4 1 (1.09%) Cognos
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle
4 1 (1.09%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.09%) Actuate
4 1 (1.09%) Meridio
4 1 (1.09%) Endeca
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