The table below looks at the statistics for the SharePoint Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SharePoint Consultant
Rank 516 496 503
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Consultant 76 74 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 50 38
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £324 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £505 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £393
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
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
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

SharePoint Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SharePoint Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

SharePoint Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SharePoint Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SharePoint Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint Consultant
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 Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 -20 72 £425 +4.29% 14
South East -24 19 £425 +6.25% 1
London -3 17 £425 - 3
South West -17 12 £444 +39.76% 1
East of England -5 9 £400 -13.51% 4
North West -7 6 £460 +36.29% 2
Manchester -8 5 £450 +38.46%
West Midlands -3 4 £413 -2.94%
Berkshire -3 3 £425 +11.47% 1
Hampshire -18 3 £420 +13.51%
East Midlands +9 2 £400 +23.07%
City of London +2 2 £413 +3.12% 1
Yorkshire -11 2 £450 +38.46% 1
Scotland -12 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire -13 2 £450 +80.00% 1
Middlesex -2 1 £350 -17.64%
Surrey -4 1 £400 -
Glasgow -6 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -19 1 £450 +25.00%
Birmingham - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
North East - 1 £403 - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
Poole - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Slough - - - -
Solihull - - - -

SharePoint Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 178 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 116 (65.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 79 (44.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 52 (29.21%) Microsoft
5 50 (28.09%) .NET
6 44 (24.72%) Migration
7 39 (21.91%) Security Cleared
8 36 (20.22%) C#
9 34 (19.10%) HTML
9 34 (19.10%) Office 365
10 31 (17.42%) SharePoint Server
11 29 (16.29%) ASP.NET
12 28 (15.73%) SQL Server
13 27 (15.17%) CSS
13 27 (15.17%) InfoPath
13 27 (15.17%) SC Cleared
14 26 (14.61%) JavaScript
15 24 (13.48%) Workflow
16 23 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (12.92%) PowerShell
17 22 (12.36%) Intranet
18 20 (11.24%) CRM
18 20 (11.24%) Windows
19 19 (10.67%) MS Excel
19 19 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (10.11%) Finance
21 17 (9.55%) jQuery
22 16 (8.99%) Visual Studio
23 14 (7.87%) SQL
24 13 (7.30%) Document Management

SharePoint Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 178 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 116 (65.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 79 (44.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 31 (17.42%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (3.37%) IIS
6 3 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.69%) Lync
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.56%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.56%) Apache
7 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (15.17%) InfoPath
2 19 (10.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.37%) MS Office
4 3 (1.69%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 34 (19.10%) Office 365
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.36%) Intranet
2 8 (4.49%) Extranet
3 5 (2.81%) DNS
4 4 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.12%) LAN
5 2 (1.12%) WAN
6 1 (0.56%) DHCP
6 1 (0.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.93%) EDRMS
3 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.25%) PerformancePoint
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (8.99%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (10.11%) Finance
2 11 (6.18%) Advertising
3 4 (2.25%) Retail
4 3 (1.69%) Legal
5 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
6 1 (0.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Local Government
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Norwegian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (28.09%) .NET
2 34 (19.10%) HTML
3 29 (16.29%) ASP.NET
4 27 (15.17%) CSS
5 17 (9.55%) jQuery
6 12 (6.74%) WCF
7 11 (6.18%) XSLT
7 11 (6.18%) XML
8 6 (3.37%) REST
9 5 (2.81%) XSL
9 5 (2.81%) WF
9 5 (2.81%) Silverlight
9 5 (2.81%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.25%) Web Services
10 4 (2.25%) HTML5
11 3 (1.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (1.69%) CAML
11 3 (1.69%) JSON
11 3 (1.69%) XHTML
12 2 (1.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.37%) Taxonomies
2 5 (2.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.81%) User Experience
3 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.69%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.69%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.69%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.69%) Replication
5 1 (0.56%) Clustering
5 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.56%) FMCG
5 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.24%) Windows
2 7 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.72%) Migration
2 24 (13.48%) Workflow
3 23 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (11.24%) CRM
5 13 (7.30%) Document Management
5 13 (7.30%) Mentoring
6 12 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (6.18%) Information Architecture
8 10 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.49%) Information Management
9 8 (4.49%) Change Management
9 8 (4.49%) Project Management
10 6 (3.37%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.37%) Business Analysis
10 6 (3.37%) Information Governance
11 5 (2.81%) Content Management
11 5 (2.81%) MVC
12 4 (2.25%) ERP
12 4 (2.25%) Network Load Balancing
12 4 (2.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 36 (20.22%) C#
2 26 (14.61%) JavaScript
3 23 (12.92%) PowerShell
4 14 (7.87%) SQL
5 5 (2.81%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.81%) C++
6 2 (1.12%) Java
6 2 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (21.91%) Security Cleared
2 27 (15.17%) SC Cleared
3 19 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.49%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.93%) Degree
6 5 (2.81%) MCSE
7 4 (2.25%) MCSA
7 4 (2.25%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (1.69%) MCTS
9 2 (1.12%) MCPD
9 2 (1.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.12%) IAG
3 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.56%) vSphere
3 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) OpenView
1 1 (0.56%) SCCM
1 1 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 52 (29.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.25%) VMware
3 3 (1.69%) Nintex
4 2 (1.12%) hybris
4 2 (1.12%) Adobe
4 2 (1.12%) HP
5 1 (0.56%) Citrix
5 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.56%) Veeam
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle
5 1 (0.56%) SAP
5 1 (0.56%) F5
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