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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 59 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 69 139 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.72% 5.03% 4.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.12% 22.10% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 90 62
Median daily rate £348 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.74% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £540 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +40.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £28.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £40.00 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £23.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-38.94% +15.85%
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
428 629 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.85% 22.74% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 371 260
Median daily rate £400 £350 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 34
Median hourly rate £15.00 £23.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% -17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £43.00 £45.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Norfolk 0 14 £300 -40.00%
Essex -3 14 £348 +34.95% 2
Cambridgeshire -14 14 £350 +7.69% 8
Hertfordshire -20 13 £550 +33.33% 4
Suffolk 0 7 £463 -2.63% 5
Bedfordshire -13 7 £293 -26.87% 6
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 49 (36.84%) Windows
2 45 (33.83%) Microsoft
3 30 (22.56%) SQL
4 29 (21.80%) CRM
5 28 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 28 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 27 (20.30%) .NET
7 26 (19.55%) MS Excel
7 26 (19.55%) VMware
8 24 (18.05%) BizTalk Server
9 23 (17.29%) IIS
9 23 (17.29%) ITIL
9 23 (17.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 22 (16.54%) Finance
11 21 (15.79%) Office 365
12 20 (15.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (15.04%) SC Cleared
13 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (13.53%) Active Directory
13 18 (13.53%) Dynamics CRM
14 17 (12.78%) MS Exchange
15 16 (12.03%) DNS
15 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (11.28%) Windows Server
17 14 (10.53%) Windows 7
17 14 (10.53%) C#
18 13 (9.77%) SLA
18 13 (9.77%) SAN
18 13 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 13 (9.77%) Agile Software Development

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 24 (18.05%) BizTalk Server
2 23 (17.29%) IIS
2 23 (17.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 17 (12.78%) MS Exchange
4 12 (9.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (7.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (7.52%) Skype for Business
6 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.01%) IBM Notes
7 4 (3.01%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.26%) IBM Domino
9 2 (1.50%) Documentum
9 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.50%) WordPress
10 1 (0.75%) CMS
10 1 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (19.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.52%) MS Office
3 4 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.26%) MS Project
4 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (13.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.26%) Maximo
4 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.79%) Office 365
2 5 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.76%) Yammer
3 3 (2.26%) IaaS
3 3 (2.26%) PaaS
3 3 (2.26%) SaaS
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.03%) DNS
2 13 (9.77%) SAN
3 12 (9.02%) TCP/IP
4 11 (8.27%) Firewall
5 7 (5.26%) FTP
5 7 (5.26%) HTTP
6 6 (4.51%) DHCP
7 5 (3.76%) VPN
8 4 (3.01%) PuTTY
8 4 (3.01%) SSH
8 4 (3.01%) Telepresence
8 4 (3.01%) Telnet
8 4 (3.01%) WebEx
9 3 (2.26%) Intranet
9 3 (2.26%) LDAP
10 2 (1.50%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.50%) Skype
10 2 (1.50%) VLAN
10 2 (1.50%) WAN
10 2 (1.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (9.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (6.02%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.01%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.26%) GIS
8 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.50%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.50%) MySQL
10 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.75%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.75%) Power BI
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.75%) Ant
3 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.75%) LoadUI
3 1 (0.75%) Maven
3 1 (0.75%) MorphX
3 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (16.54%) Finance
2 5 (3.76%) Advertising
3 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.26%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.50%) Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Legal
4 2 (1.50%) Publishing
4 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Automotive
5 1 (0.75%) Back Office
5 1 (0.75%) Billing
5 1 (0.75%) Local Government
5 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (17.29%) Analyst
2 20 (15.04%) Developer
3 16 (12.03%) Consultant
4 13 (9.77%) Architect
4 13 (9.77%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.52%) Applications Support
5 10 (7.52%) SharePoint Developer
6 9 (6.77%) SharePoint Analyst
6 9 (6.77%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.02%) Administrator
7 8 (6.02%) SharePoint Administrator
7 8 (6.02%) SharePoint Consultant
7 8 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Configuration Manager
10 5 (3.76%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.76%) Systems Support
10 5 (3.76%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.30%) .NET
2 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET
2 9 (6.77%) CSS
2 9 (6.77%) HTML
3 8 (6.02%) Classic ASP
4 7 (5.26%) WCF
4 7 (5.26%) Web Services
5 6 (4.51%) jQuery
5 6 (4.51%) XML
6 5 (3.76%) SOAP
7 4 (3.01%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.01%) REST
8 3 (2.26%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.26%) XSLT
9 2 (1.50%) Ajax
9 2 (1.50%) COM
9 2 (1.50%) HTML5
9 2 (1.50%) WPF
10 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.02%) Statistics
2 6 (4.51%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.01%) User Experience
4 3 (2.26%) Clustering
4 3 (2.26%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.26%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.50%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.50%) IVR
5 2 (1.50%) Robotics
5 2 (1.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.75%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.75%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.75%) iPad
6 1 (0.75%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.84%) Windows
2 20 (15.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (11.28%) Windows Server
6 14 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.01%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.50%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (1.50%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.75%) Android
10 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.75%) Linux
10 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.75%) Unix
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.80%) CRM
2 23 (17.29%) ITIL
3 13 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.02%) Configuration Management
5 10 (7.52%) Migration
5 10 (7.52%) Project Management
6 9 (6.77%) Service Delivery
7 8 (6.02%) Network Load Balancing
7 8 (6.02%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.02%) Server Building
8 7 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.26%) Capacity Management
8 7 (5.26%) Change Control
8 7 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.51%) ERP
9 6 (4.51%) ETL
9 6 (4.51%) Workflow
10 5 (3.76%) MVC
10 5 (3.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.56%) SQL
2 14 (10.53%) C#
3 11 (8.27%) JavaScript
3 11 (8.27%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.01%) X++
5 3 (2.26%) C
5 3 (2.26%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.26%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.75%) Groovy
7 1 (0.75%) Java
7 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 20 (15.04%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.77%) Degree
4 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.50%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.50%) MCITP
6 2 (1.50%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.75%) APMP
7 1 (0.75%) CISA
7 1 (0.75%) CISM
7 1 (0.75%) CISSP
7 1 (0.75%) MCSA
7 1 (0.75%) MCSE
7 1 (0.75%) PMP
7 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.77%) SLA
2 4 (3.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.01%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (13.53%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.02%) XenApp
4 6 (4.51%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (3.01%) MetaFrame
5 4 (3.01%) vSphere
6 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.50%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.75%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.26%) SCCM
2 3 (2.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.50%) SCOM
4 1 (0.75%) Bacula
4 1 (0.75%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.75%) WMI
4 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (33.83%) Microsoft
2 26 (19.55%) VMware
3 12 (9.02%) Citrix
4 11 (8.27%) Oracle
5 9 (6.77%) Cisco
6 5 (3.76%) Lotus
7 4 (3.01%) 3PAR
7 4 (3.01%) JD Edwards
7 4 (3.01%) NetApp
7 4 (3.01%) Nintex
7 4 (3.01%) Remedy
7 4 (3.01%) Symantec
7 4 (3.01%) Tandberg
8 3 (2.26%) ESRI
8 3 (2.26%) HP
8 3 (2.26%) IBM
8 3 (2.26%) SAP
9 2 (1.50%) CA
9 2 (1.50%) EMC
9 2 (1.50%) Kofax
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