The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 136 114 133
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 7 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.24% 2.90% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
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£425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £368 £340
% change year-on-year
-0.47% +8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -66.25%
SharePoint Server
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
563 414 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.11% 17.10% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 173 246
Average daily rate £391 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 41 41
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.95 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £38.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Server across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Norfolk -5 1 £398 +156.77%
Bedfordshire -20 1 £400 - 2
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (36.36%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Data Entry
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 2 (18.18%) ABAP
5 2 (18.18%) VBA
5 2 (18.18%) Documentum

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 2 (18.18%) IIS
4 2 (18.18%) Documentum
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (9.09%) Lync
5 1 (9.09%) MS Project Server
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) assyst
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Service Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Release Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
3 1 (9.09%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) XSD
3 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
1 4 (36.36%) Data Entry
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Process Management
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) RAD
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) VB
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) ABAP
3 2 (18.18%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) HP