The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SharePoint Architect
Rank 549 511 505
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -6
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Architect 46 71 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 31
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£450 £466 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.48% +16.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £469 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
50642 47729 46134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.79% 92.49% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32228 28770 26034
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2098 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 28 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 19 December 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 -52 46 £450 -3.74% 11
London +10 23 £419 -11.84% 6
South East -30 14 £475 +13.09%
City of London +6 8 £450 -5.26% 5
Berkshire -7 5 £495 -7.90%
Windsor - 3 £490 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £500 -
East of England - 2 £500 -
Reading +10 1 - -
East Midlands +2 1 £445 -1.11% 1
Nottingham - 1 £445 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £445 - 1
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
York - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Rugby - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

SharePoint Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 115 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 61 (53.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 49 (42.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 37 (32.17%) Microsoft
5 31 (26.96%) .NET
6 24 (20.87%) Office 365
7 23 (20.00%) Migration
8 21 (18.26%) C#
9 19 (16.52%) Security Cleared
10 18 (15.65%) HTML
10 18 (15.65%) SQL Server
11 17 (14.78%) CSS
11 17 (14.78%) Workflow
12 15 (13.04%) XSLT
12 15 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET
13 14 (12.17%) JavaScript
13 14 (12.17%) InfoPath
13 14 (12.17%) SC Cleared
14 13 (11.30%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (10.43%) PowerShell
16 11 (9.57%) MS Excel
17 10 (8.70%) XML
17 10 (8.70%) jQuery
17 10 (8.70%) HTML5
18 9 (7.83%) SQL
18 9 (7.83%) Intranet
18 9 (7.83%) Finance
18 9 (7.83%) Information Management
19 8 (6.96%) Business Analysis

SharePoint Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 115 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 61 (53.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 49 (42.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (11.30%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (3.48%) Lync
6 3 (2.61%) CMS
6 3 (2.61%) IIS
6 3 (2.61%) Documentum
6 3 (2.61%) Alfresco
6 3 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.74%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.87%) FileNet
8 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.87%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Foundation
8 1 (0.87%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (12.17%) InfoPath
2 11 (9.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.74%) MS Project
4 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Tridion
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.87%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.87%) Office 365
2 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.83%) Intranet
2 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.87%) Extranet
3 1 (0.87%) LAN
3 1 (0.87%) WAN
3 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.87%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.96%) PerformancePoint
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.87%) MySQL
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.74%) FxCop
2 2 (1.74%) NUnit
General
1 9 (7.83%) Finance
2 5 (4.35%) Advertising
3 3 (2.61%) Publishing
4 2 (1.74%) French Language
4 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.74%) Local Government
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Law
5 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.96%) .NET
2 18 (15.65%) HTML
3 17 (14.78%) CSS
4 15 (13.04%) XSLT
5 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET
6 10 (8.70%) XML
6 10 (8.70%) jQuery
6 10 (8.70%) HTML5
7 8 (6.96%) Web Services
8 6 (5.22%) WCF
9 3 (2.61%) Middleware
9 3 (2.61%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.61%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 2 (1.74%) REST
10 2 (1.74%) LINQ
10 2 (1.74%) JSON
10 2 (1.74%) Application Packaging
10 2 (1.74%) XSL
10 2 (1.74%) SOAP
10 2 (1.74%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.22%) Taxonomies
2 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.48%) Smartphone
3 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.74%) NHS
5 1 (0.87%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.87%) Clustering
5 1 (0.87%) Replication
5 1 (0.87%) BBC
5 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.87%) Wiki
5 1 (0.87%) Derivative
5 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.35%) Windows
2 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.00%) Migration
2 17 (14.78%) Workflow
3 15 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (7.83%) Information Management
5 8 (6.96%) Business Analysis
5 8 (6.96%) CRM
6 6 (5.22%) Information Architecture
6 6 (5.22%) Data Migration
6 6 (5.22%) Content Management
7 5 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.35%) SOA
7 5 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (3.48%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (3.48%) ITIL
8 4 (3.48%) SEO
9 3 (2.61%) Document Management
9 3 (2.61%) Change Management
9 3 (2.61%) ERP
9 3 (2.61%) Web Development
9 3 (2.61%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.26%) C#
2 14 (12.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (10.43%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.83%) SQL
5 2 (1.74%) PHP
5 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.74%) Java
6 1 (0.87%) Python
6 1 (0.87%) C++
6 1 (0.87%) VBScript
6 1 (0.87%) VB
6 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (16.52%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.17%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.61%) Degree
5 2 (1.74%) CCNA
5 2 (1.74%) CCDA
5 2 (1.74%) CCDP
5 2 (1.74%) MCSE
5 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.74%) MCTS
6 1 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) UAG
2 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.87%) XenApp
3 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 37 (32.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.35%) Vignette
2 5 (4.35%) Nintex
3 3 (2.61%) FatWire
3 3 (2.61%) Stellent
3 3 (2.61%) Interwoven
3 3 (2.61%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.74%) Cisco
4 2 (1.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.87%) Endeca
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle
5 1 (0.87%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.87%) EMC
5 1 (0.87%) Citrix
5 1 (0.87%) Lotus
5 1 (0.87%) Actuate
5 1 (0.87%) IBM
5 1 (0.87%) Cognos
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