The table below looks at the statistics for Windows SharePoint Services skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows SharePoint Services over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows SharePoint Services (WSS)
Rank 589 556 527
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -29
Contract jobs citing Windows SharePoint Services 23 31 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.059% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.20% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 36
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £467 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15599 15235 14857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.89% 29.11% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10438 9919 8959
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 283 371
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £46.00 £44.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Windows SharePoint Services
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows SharePoint Services within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Windows SharePoint Services Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows SharePoint Services
Daily Rate Trend

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

Windows SharePoint Services Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windows SharePoint Services
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows SharePoint Services within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Windows SharePoint Services Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Windows SharePoint Services
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Windows SharePoint Services Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Windows SharePoint Services
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows SharePoint Services within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 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 -45 20 £425 +13.33% 1
London +14 7 £475 -17.39%
South East -39 7 £413 -
Berkshire -5 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £425 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £425 -
East of England - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Watford - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Leeds - - - -

Windows SharePoint Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Windows SharePoint Services 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 Windows SharePoint Services.

1 40 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 28 (70.00%) SharePoint Server
3 24 (60.00%) Windows
4 22 (55.00%) .NET
4 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 19 (47.50%) C#
6 19 (47.50%) SQL
6 19 (47.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 18 (45.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 18 (45.00%) Security Cleared
7 18 (45.00%) MS Office
8 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 15 (37.50%) SC Cleared
9 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
9 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
10 13 (32.50%) Web Services
11 12 (30.00%) XML
12 11 (27.50%) CSS
12 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
14 9 (22.50%) HTML
14 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
15 8 (20.00%) IIS
15 8 (20.00%) SLA
15 8 (20.00%) DTS
15 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
16 7 (17.50%) LDAP
16 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

Windows SharePoint Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Windows SharePoint Services 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 Windows SharePoint Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 28 (70.00%) SharePoint Server
3 19 (47.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 18 (45.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (20.00%) IIS
6 5 (12.50%) MS Project Server
7 4 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (10.00%) SharePoint Foundation
8 2 (5.00%) CMS
8 2 (5.00%) Kentico
9 1 (2.50%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 18 (45.00%) MS Office
2 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (17.50%) InfoPath
4 4 (10.00%) MS Project
5 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Summit
1 1 (2.50%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) LDAP
2 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.50%) DNS
3 2 (5.00%) FTP
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) MPLS
4 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (20.00%) DTS
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (15.00%) OLAP
6 5 (12.50%) MS Access
6 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (10.00%) IDOL
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
9 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (5.00%) PerformancePoint
9 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.50%) Toad
4 1 (2.50%) NUnit
4 1 (2.50%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.50%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Military
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Billing
4 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) SharePoint Architect
5 3 (7.50%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.50%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 13 (32.50%) Web Services
4 12 (30.00%) XML
5 11 (27.50%) CSS
6 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 9 (22.50%) HTML
8 6 (15.00%) Ajax
8 6 (15.00%) jQuery
9 5 (12.50%) XSLT
9 5 (12.50%) WCF
10 4 (10.00%) Silverlight
11 3 (7.50%) WPF
11 3 (7.50%) WF
11 3 (7.50%) XHTML
12 2 (5.00%) SOAP
12 2 (5.00%) ADO.NET
12 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (5.00%) OOXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.50%) Handset
2 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Workflow
1 7 (17.50%) Migration
1 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (12.50%) Document Management
3 5 (12.50%) Web Development
3 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.50%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) OO
4 4 (10.00%) UML
4 4 (10.00%) OOP
4 4 (10.00%) RUP
4 4 (10.00%) Change Control
5 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.50%) MSF
5 3 (7.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (7.50%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (7.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) C#
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) VB
5 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) VBScript
7 1 (2.50%) VBA
7 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Meridio
3 2 (5.00%) Nintex
4 1 (2.50%) Spiceworks
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Symantec
4 1 (2.50%) Sophos
4 1 (2.50%) BT
4 1 (2.50%) VMware
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