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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 63 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 68 148 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.71% 4.95% 4.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.35% 24.18% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 93 61
Median daily rate £350 £325 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -20.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £455 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 5
Median hourly rate £19.50 £31.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.58% +11.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £21.75 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £51.55 £41.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.86% +11.25%
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
392 612 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.61% 20.48% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 369 265
Median daily rate £414 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.21% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 44 45
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% +2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £47.00 £40.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -5 17 £300 -11.11% 2
Suffolk +6 14 £478 +12.35% 3
Hertfordshire -9 14 £425 -5.55% 3
Cambridgeshire -16 10 £356 +1.78% 5
Bedfordshire +4 9 £303 +40.69%
Norfolk -23 4 £180 +2.85%
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 67 (46.21%) Windows
2 53 (36.55%) Microsoft
3 42 (28.97%) CRM
4 41 (28.28%) MS Excel
5 37 (25.52%) SQL Server
6 34 (23.45%) Office 365
7 33 (22.76%) .NET
7 33 (22.76%) BizTalk Server
8 32 (22.07%) SQL
9 31 (21.38%) ITIL
10 30 (20.69%) Dynamics CRM
11 26 (17.93%) IIS
12 25 (17.24%) Finance
13 22 (15.17%) VMware
13 22 (15.17%) C#
13 22 (15.17%) Oracle
13 22 (15.17%) Windows 7
14 21 (14.48%) SharePoint 2013
15 20 (13.79%) Skype for Business
15 20 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (13.10%) Cisco
16 19 (13.10%) MS Office
16 19 (13.10%) Security Cleared
17 18 (12.41%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (12.41%) MS Exchange
18 17 (11.72%) DNS
18 17 (11.72%) Active Directory
19 16 (11.03%) JavaScript
19 16 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (22.76%) BizTalk Server
2 26 (17.93%) IIS
3 21 (14.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 20 (13.79%) Skype for Business
5 18 (12.41%) MS Exchange
6 15 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (5.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (3.45%) IBM Notes
10 4 (2.76%) IBM Domino
10 4 (2.76%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.38%) CMS
11 2 (1.38%) Documentum
11 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.38%) WordPress
12 1 (0.69%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.69%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 41 (28.28%) MS Excel
2 19 (13.10%) MS Office
3 6 (4.14%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.45%) MS Project
5 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (20.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.69%) Maximo
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.69%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.45%) Office 365
2 15 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.97%) Yammer
4 5 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.76%) SaaS
6 3 (2.07%) IaaS
6 3 (2.07%) PaaS
7 2 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.38%) GitHub
7 2 (1.38%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.69%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.69%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.72%) DNS
2 12 (8.28%) TCP/IP
3 11 (7.59%) SAN
4 10 (6.90%) Firewall
5 9 (6.21%) DHCP
6 7 (4.83%) HTTP
7 6 (4.14%) WebEx
8 5 (3.45%) Skype
9 4 (2.76%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (2.76%) VPN
9 4 (2.76%) WAN
10 3 (2.07%) FTP
10 3 (2.07%) Intranet
10 3 (2.07%) LAN
11 2 (1.38%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (1.38%) Extranet
11 2 (1.38%) PBX
11 2 (1.38%) SSH
11 2 (1.38%) Telnet
11 2 (1.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.52%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.14%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.45%) MySQL
7 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.38%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.69%) Essbase
10 1 (0.69%) GIS
10 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.69%) MS Access
10 1 (0.69%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (9.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.83%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.69%) Ant
3 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.69%) JIRA
3 1 (0.69%) LoadUI
3 1 (0.69%) Maven
3 1 (0.69%) MorphX
3 1 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.69%) Subversion
3 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (17.24%) Finance
2 11 (7.59%) Retail
3 3 (2.07%) Advertising
3 3 (2.07%) Banking
3 3 (2.07%) Legal
3 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.38%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.38%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Automotive
5 1 (0.69%) Billing
5 1 (0.69%) Local Government
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (21.38%) Analyst
2 30 (20.69%) Developer
3 16 (11.03%) SharePoint Developer
4 14 (9.66%) Consultant
5 12 (8.28%) Support Engineer
6 11 (7.59%) Architect
6 11 (7.59%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.21%) Applications Support
7 9 (6.21%) Service Analyst
7 9 (6.21%) SharePoint Analyst
8 8 (5.52%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (4.83%) CRM Developer
9 7 (4.83%) Operations Engineer
9 7 (4.83%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 6 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (3.45%) Administrator
11 5 (3.45%) SharePoint Consultant
11 5 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.76%) .NET
2 13 (8.97%) WCF
3 11 (7.59%) HTML
4 10 (6.90%) COM
4 10 (6.90%) CSS
4 10 (6.90%) XML
5 9 (6.21%) ASP.NET
6 8 (5.52%) Classic ASP
6 8 (5.52%) jQuery
7 7 (4.83%) SOAP
8 6 (4.14%) Web Services
9 5 (3.45%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.45%) Silverlight
10 4 (2.76%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (2.07%) REST
11 3 (2.07%) WPF
11 3 (2.07%) XSLT
12 2 (1.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.83%) Client/Server
1 7 (4.83%) Statistics
2 5 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.76%) Driving Licence
3 4 (2.76%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.07%) Clustering
4 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.07%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.07%) User Experience
5 2 (1.38%) CCTV
5 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.38%) IVR
5 2 (1.38%) Robotics
5 2 (1.38%) SCADA
5 2 (1.38%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.69%) CMDB
6 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.69%) FMCG
6 1 (0.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 67 (46.21%) Windows
2 22 (15.17%) Windows 7
3 20 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (12.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (7.59%) Windows Server
7 8 (5.52%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.07%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.38%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (1.38%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.69%) Android
10 1 (0.69%) Linux
10 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.69%) Unix
10 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.97%) CRM
2 31 (21.38%) ITIL
3 20 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (8.97%) Document Management
6 12 (8.28%) Configuration Management
7 10 (6.90%) Case Management
7 10 (6.90%) Data Management
7 10 (6.90%) Migration
7 10 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 8 (5.52%) Network Load Balancing
8 8 (5.52%) Project Management
9 7 (4.83%) Capacity Management
9 7 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (4.83%) PRINCE2
9 7 (4.83%) Server Building
9 7 (4.83%) Workflow
10 6 (4.14%) MVC
10 6 (4.14%) Scrum
10 6 (4.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.07%) SQL
2 22 (15.17%) C#
3 16 (11.03%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.83%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.76%) X++
7 3 (2.07%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.07%) VBScript
8 2 (1.38%) C
8 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.69%) COBOL
9 1 (0.69%) Groovy
9 1 (0.69%) Java
9 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.69%) VB
9 1 (0.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (13.10%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.59%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.90%) Degree
4 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.76%) CCNA
5 4 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.76%) CISM
5 4 (2.76%) CISSP
5 4 (2.76%) MCSA
6 3 (2.07%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.38%) CISA
7 2 (1.38%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.38%) MCITP
8 1 (0.69%) CCDA
8 1 (0.69%) CCNP
8 1 (0.69%) GSEC
8 1 (0.69%) MCSE
8 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.59%) SLA
2 4 (2.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.76%) QA
3 2 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (11.72%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.52%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (4.14%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.45%) XenApp
6 2 (1.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.38%) MetaFrame
6 2 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.38%) vSphere
7 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.69%) UAG
7 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.45%) SCCM
2 4 (2.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.38%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.69%) Bacula
4 1 (0.69%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.69%) SCOM
4 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (36.55%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.17%) Oracle
2 22 (15.17%) VMware
3 19 (13.10%) Cisco
4 12 (8.28%) Citrix
5 10 (6.90%) Infor
5 10 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (6.90%) SAP
6 8 (5.52%) HP
7 6 (4.14%) Google
7 6 (4.14%) Lotus
8 4 (2.76%) JD Edwards
8 4 (2.76%) NetApp
8 4 (2.76%) Nintex
8 4 (2.76%) Tandberg
9 3 (2.07%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.07%) Cognos
9 3 (2.07%) Dell
10 2 (1.38%) Blue Prism
10 2 (1.38%) Veeam