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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows SharePoint Services (WSS)
Rank 603 544 521
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -23
Contract jobs citing Windows SharePoint Services 4 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.072% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £405 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £373 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%
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
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 4 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 22 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -58 2 £375 -11.76% 4
South West +9 1 £400 +10.34%
London -18 1 £350 -17.64%
Cornwall - 1 £400 -

Windows SharePoint Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) NUnit
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XSLT
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP

Windows SharePoint Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (16.67%) Lync
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) MSTest
1 1 (16.67%) Moq
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) TDD
1 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) Line Management
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (16.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCDPM
1 1 (16.67%) SCSM
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft