The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 34 55 39
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 145 107 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.61% 3.44% 4.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.98% 20.19% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 59 52
Average daily rate
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£300 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.62% +13.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £525 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 8
Average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.90% -28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £17.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.10 £39.50 £68.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+20.54% -5.19%
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
631 530 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.06% 17.05% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 319 173
Average daily rate £350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 45 50
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £31.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SharePoint
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 across the East of England region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SharePoint
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 across the East of England region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

SharePoint
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 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 August 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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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
Cambridgeshire +6 37 £400 +77.77% 11
Essex +11 36 £325 -27.77% 3
Norfolk +25 27 £175 -53.33%
Hertfordshire -4 26 £275 -31.25% 6
Suffolk -9 12 £390 -8.23% 4
Bedfordshire +12 6 £325 -3.70% 3
East Anglia - 1 £125 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 117 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 96 (34.29%) Windows
3 87 (31.07%) SQL Server
4 72 (25.71%) Active Directory
5 58 (20.71%) Citrix
6 57 (20.36%) SQL
7 55 (19.64%) VMware
8 44 (15.71%) .NET
9 43 (15.36%) BizTalk Server
9 43 (15.36%) Project Management
10 42 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 40 (14.29%) HP
11 40 (14.29%) C#
11 40 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 38 (13.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 38 (13.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 36 (12.86%) Windows 7
14 35 (12.50%) Finance
14 35 (12.50%) Migration
15 34 (12.14%) SAN
15 34 (12.14%) CRM
15 34 (12.14%) Oracle
15 34 (12.14%) SharePoint 2013
16 32 (11.43%) MS Exchange
17 29 (10.36%) MS Office
17 29 (10.36%) SAP
17 29 (10.36%) ITIL
18 28 (10.00%) Firewall
19 27 (9.64%) Web Services
19 27 (9.64%) Dynamics CRM

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 43 (15.36%) BizTalk Server
2 42 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 34 (12.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 32 (11.43%) MS Exchange
5 21 (7.50%) IIS
6 15 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (4.29%) Lync
9 9 (3.21%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (2.50%) CMS
11 6 (2.14%) Documentum
12 5 (1.79%) WorkSite
12 5 (1.79%) WordPress
13 3 (1.07%) IBM Notes
13 3 (1.07%) LiveLink
13 3 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (1.07%) K2 blackpearl
14 2 (0.71%) Oracle UPK
14 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
15 1 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 40 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 29 (10.36%) MS Office
3 18 (6.43%) MS Project
4 6 (2.14%) InfoPath
5 5 (1.79%) Acrobat
6 4 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (9.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.57%) Maximo
3 9 (3.21%) SAP CRM
4 8 (2.86%) Tridion
5 6 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.71%) Agresso
9 1 (0.36%) assyst
9 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.36%) TeleForm
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.29%) Office 365
2 19 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.00%) SaaS
4 10 (3.57%) PaaS
5 9 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.71%) Taleo
6 2 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.36%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.36%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.14%) SAN
2 28 (10.00%) Firewall
3 26 (9.29%) DNS
4 20 (7.14%) DHCP
5 18 (6.43%) WAN
5 18 (6.43%) LAN
6 16 (5.71%) LDAP
6 16 (5.71%) Internet
7 13 (4.64%) VPN
7 13 (4.64%) Network Security
8 11 (3.93%) Wireless
8 11 (3.93%) Intranet
8 11 (3.93%) FTP
9 7 (2.50%) VLAN
10 6 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (2.14%) IPv4
11 5 (1.79%) MPLS
12 4 (1.43%) VoIP
12 4 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (1.07%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (31.07%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (3.93%) RDBMS
7 11 (3.93%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.79%) Big Data
10 4 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.07%) EDMS
11 3 (1.07%) QlikView
12 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.36%) Spotfire
13 1 (0.36%) CorVu
13 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 10 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.71%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (0.71%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.36%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
General
1 35 (12.50%) Finance
2 9 (3.21%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.79%) Advertising
4 4 (1.43%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.43%) Legal
5 3 (1.07%) Retail
6 2 (0.71%) Publishing
6 2 (0.71%) Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.36%) Automotive
7 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (17.14%) Developer
2 41 (14.64%) Analyst
3 34 (12.14%) Architect
4 31 (11.07%) Project Manager
5 29 (10.36%) SharePoint Developer
6 20 (7.14%) Administrator
7 19 (6.79%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (6.43%) Consultant
9 17 (6.07%) Operations Engineer
10 14 (5.00%) Business Analyst
11 11 (3.93%) Support Analyst
11 11 (3.93%) Support Engineer
12 9 (3.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 9 (3.21%) SharePoint Administrator
13 8 (2.86%) Technical Manager
13 8 (2.86%) Applications Architect
13 8 (2.86%) Technical Project Manager
14 7 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support
14 7 (2.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
14 7 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (15.71%) .NET
2 27 (9.64%) Web Services
3 24 (8.57%) HTML
4 20 (7.14%) CSS
5 16 (5.71%) ASP.NET
6 13 (4.64%) SOAP
7 11 (3.93%) WCF
8 10 (3.57%) REST
9 9 (3.21%) XML
10 4 (1.43%) SAML
10 4 (1.43%) XACML
10 4 (1.43%) SPML
10 4 (1.43%) OpenID
10 4 (1.43%) OAuth
11 3 (1.07%) SAP PI
11 3 (1.07%) HTML5
11 3 (1.07%) Regular Expression
11 3 (1.07%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.07%) ADO
12 2 (0.71%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.79%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.93%) PKI
4 10 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 10 (3.57%) GIS
5 8 (2.86%) HP Storage
6 7 (2.50%) Replication
6 7 (2.50%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.43%) Clustering
7 4 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.07%) E-Learning
8 3 (1.07%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.07%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.71%) iPad
9 2 (0.71%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.71%) PMI
9 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.36%) iPhone
10 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 96 (34.29%) Windows
2 38 (13.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 38 (13.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (12.86%) Windows 7
4 22 (7.86%) Linux
5 18 (6.43%) Windows 8
5 18 (6.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (3.93%) Windows XP
7 10 (3.57%) Android
8 7 (2.50%) Debian
8 7 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.36%) UNIX
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.36%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.36%) Project Management
2 35 (12.50%) Migration
3 34 (12.14%) CRM
4 29 (10.36%) ITIL
5 26 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (7.86%) Content Management
7 21 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (7.50%) PRINCE2
8 19 (6.79%) SOA
8 19 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (6.43%) Workflow
10 16 (5.71%) Data Protection
11 15 (5.36%) Change Control
12 13 (4.64%) Analytics
13 11 (3.93%) Capacity Planning
13 11 (3.93%) Coaching
13 11 (3.93%) TOGAF
13 11 (3.93%) Configuration Management
13 11 (3.93%) Service Delivery
13 11 (3.93%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 57 (20.36%) SQL
2 40 (14.29%) C#
3 22 (7.86%) PowerShell
4 11 (3.93%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.21%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.14%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.79%) Java
8 5 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.43%) Python
10 3 (1.07%) VB
11 2 (0.71%) C
12 1 (0.36%) C++
12 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (7.14%) Degree
2 16 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.64%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.86%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.86%) MCSE
5 7 (2.50%) CISSP
5 7 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (2.50%) PMP
6 4 (1.43%) MCITP
7 3 (1.07%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (1.07%) MCP
8 2 (0.71%) MCSD
8 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.71%) MCSA
8 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.71%) GIAC
9 1 (0.36%) CEH
9 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.29%) SLA
2 1 (0.36%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
System Software
1 72 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 22 (7.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (6.79%) Xen
5 9 (3.21%) Terminal Server
6 8 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.14%) vSphere
8 5 (1.79%) XenServer
9 4 (1.43%) ProxySG
9 4 (1.43%) XenApp
10 3 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.71%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.71%) vCloud
12 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.36%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.36%) NFS
12 1 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 19 (6.79%) Backup Exec
2 14 (5.00%) SCCM
3 10 (3.57%) ARCserve
4 6 (2.14%) SCOM
5 5 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 117 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 58 (20.71%) Citrix
3 55 (19.64%) VMware
4 40 (14.29%) HP
5 34 (12.14%) Oracle
6 29 (10.36%) SAP
7 25 (8.93%) Symantec
8 20 (7.14%) Cisco
9 17 (6.07%) Hitachi
10 11 (3.93%) IBM
11 10 (3.57%) ESRI
12 9 (3.21%) Nintex
13 8 (2.86%) Veeam
13 8 (2.86%) CA
14 7 (2.50%) EMC
14 7 (2.50%) Red Hat
15 6 (2.14%) Adobe
16 5 (1.79%) CheckPoint
16 5 (1.79%) Sophos
17 4 (1.43%) Lumension
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