The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 49 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 50 50 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.19% 3.46% 3.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.75% 22.32% 28.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 36
Average daily rate £275 £400 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +128.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £210 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.30 £11.00 £11.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.97% -4.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.74 £11.00 £9.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £11.00 £13.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.94% -2.56%
SharePoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
241 224 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.38% 15.51% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 113 118
Average daily rate £285 £330 £203
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +62.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £175 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 15
Average hourly rate £14.30 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.64% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the East Midlands region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the East Midlands region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Northamptonshire 0 17 £388 -8.82% 9
Derbyshire -5 12 £114 -71.53% 2
Leicestershire -8 10 £250 +85.18% 6
Lincolnshire - 2 £275 - 1
Nottinghamshire -11 1 £375 +7.14% 2
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint.

1 42 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 40 (44.44%) SQL
3 29 (32.22%) Windows
4 27 (30.00%) .NET
4 27 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (28.89%) C#
6 25 (27.78%) PowerShell
7 22 (24.44%) VB.NET
8 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 19 (21.11%) Active Directory
10 18 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
11 16 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (16.67%) Finance
13 14 (15.56%) .NET Framework
14 12 (13.33%) Windows 8
14 12 (13.33%) Office 365
14 12 (13.33%) HP
14 12 (13.33%) Citrix
14 12 (13.33%) ETL
14 12 (13.33%) VB
15 11 (12.22%) Linux
15 11 (12.22%) MS Office
15 11 (12.22%) ITIL
15 11 (12.22%) Windows XP
15 11 (12.22%) MS Exchange
15 11 (12.22%) Change Management
15 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 18 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (12.22%) MS Exchange
4 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (10.00%) IIS
6 8 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (8.89%) IBM Notes
7 7 (7.78%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.11%) Confluence
9 1 (1.11%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) MS Office
2 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.33%) MS Project
4 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.11%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.33%) Office 365
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) Internet
1 8 (8.89%) VPN
2 7 (7.78%) LAN
2 7 (7.78%) WAN
3 6 (6.67%) SAN
4 4 (4.44%) Firewall
5 2 (2.22%) DHCP
5 2 (2.22%) DNS
5 2 (2.22%) IPv4
5 2 (2.22%) NAS
5 2 (2.22%) PBX
5 2 (2.22%) VLAN
6 1 (1.11%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.11%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.11%) LDAP
6 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.11%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.56%) OLAP
4 5 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.22%) MySQL
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.11%) MS Access
7 1 (1.11%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.11%) Power BI
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.11%) JIRA
4 1 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Advertising
3 8 (8.89%) Law
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
4 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.11%) Back Office
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (43.33%) Developer
2 24 (26.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Analyst
4 8 (8.89%) SQL Developer
4 8 (8.89%) Support Analyst
4 8 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Business Developer
5 7 (7.78%) IT Support
6 6 (6.67%) Administrator
6 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) IT Analyst
6 6 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.56%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.00%) .NET
2 14 (15.56%) .NET Framework
3 9 (10.00%) Classic ASP
4 5 (5.56%) MDX
5 4 (4.44%) CSS
6 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.33%) HTML
7 2 (2.22%) Ajax
7 2 (2.22%) CSS3
7 2 (2.22%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.22%) HTML5
7 2 (2.22%) jQuery
7 2 (2.22%) LINQ
7 2 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) Clustering
4 3 (3.33%) Replication
5 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.22%) NHS
6 1 (1.11%) Celerra
6 1 (1.11%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.22%) Windows
2 12 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 11 (12.22%) Linux
3 11 (12.22%) Windows XP
4 8 (8.89%) Apple iOS
4 8 (8.89%) Windows 10
5 7 (7.78%) Windows Server
5 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.11%) AIX
8 1 (1.11%) HPUX
8 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.11%) Solaris
8 1 (1.11%) SUSE
8 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (13.33%) ETL
3 11 (12.22%) Change Management
3 11 (12.22%) ITIL
4 9 (10.00%) Migration
5 6 (6.67%) Change Control
5 6 (6.67%) CRM
5 6 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (6.67%) Workflow
6 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.56%) ETL Development
7 4 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.33%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.33%) Service Management
8 3 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (44.44%) SQL
2 26 (28.89%) C#
3 25 (27.78%) PowerShell
4 22 (24.44%) VB.NET
5 12 (13.33%) VB
6 10 (11.11%) VBA
7 9 (10.00%) VB6
8 8 (8.89%) VBScript
9 7 (7.78%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.11%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.11%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.44%) HND
2 4 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.33%) Degree
3 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (21.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.89%) XenDesktop
3 7 (7.78%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.11%) NFS
6 1 (1.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (1.11%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.11%) SCCM
1 1 (1.11%) SCDPM
1 1 (1.11%) SCOM
1 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) Citrix
2 12 (13.33%) HP
3 10 (11.11%) SAP
4 8 (8.89%) Lotus
5 7 (7.78%) VMware
6 6 (6.67%) Oracle
7 4 (4.44%) IBM
8 3 (3.33%) Cisco
8 3 (3.33%) Dell
8 3 (3.33%) EMC
8 3 (3.33%) Tableau
9 2 (2.22%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.22%) Brocade
10 1 (1.11%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.11%) Facebook
10 1 (1.11%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.11%) Google
10 1 (1.11%) Twitter
10 1 (1.11%) Veeam
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