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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 69 40 65
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +25
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 58 100 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.44% 3.99% 2.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.62% 22.08% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 53 36
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £28.25 £10.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.44% +157.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.28% -2.50%
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
349 453 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.68% 18.07% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 245 230
Average daily rate £406 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £538 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 33
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.64 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.75 £37.30
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 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 14 February 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the East of England region over the 3 months to 14 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
Hertfordshire -11 15 £450 -5.26% 9
Bedfordshire +10 10 £350 -11.11% 3
Essex -19 10 £300 +21.21% 5
Suffolk +8 8 £450 +57.89%
Cambridgeshire -13 8 £329 -10.54% 14
Norfolk -7 7 £320 -49.80% 2
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 57 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (28.00%) SQL Server
3 34 (22.67%) SQL
4 30 (20.00%) Windows
4 30 (20.00%) CRM
4 30 (20.00%) Finance
5 28 (18.67%) ITIL
5 28 (18.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 25 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 24 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
8 23 (15.33%) MS Excel
8 23 (15.33%) Oracle
8 23 (15.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 22 (14.67%) SC Cleared
10 20 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
11 19 (12.67%) .NET
11 19 (12.67%) Active Directory
11 19 (12.67%) Citrix
12 18 (12.00%) Migration
13 17 (11.33%) Project Management
14 16 (10.67%) SLA
14 16 (10.67%) VMware
15 15 (10.00%) SOA
15 15 (10.00%) PRINCE2
15 15 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (10.00%) Office 365
15 15 (10.00%) Windows Server
16 14 (9.33%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (9.33%) MS Project
16 14 (9.33%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 28 (18.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 24 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
3 23 (15.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (6.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (5.33%) IIS
5 8 (5.33%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (4.00%) Skype for Business
7 5 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 23 (15.33%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.33%) MS Project
3 13 (8.67%) MS Office
4 5 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.00%) CA PPM
2 6 (4.00%) Maximo
3 3 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.00%) Office 365
2 8 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.00%) IaaS
3 6 (4.00%) PaaS
3 6 (4.00%) SaaS
4 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.33%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.67%) GitHub
6 1 (0.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.67%) SAN
2 12 (8.00%) Firewall
3 10 (6.67%) FTP
4 9 (6.00%) DNS
5 6 (4.00%) Intranet
6 5 (3.33%) DHCP
6 5 (3.33%) Internet
6 5 (3.33%) VPN
7 4 (2.67%) Network Security
7 4 (2.67%) PuTTY
7 4 (2.67%) SSH
7 4 (2.67%) Telepresence
7 4 (2.67%) Telnet
7 4 (2.67%) WebEx
8 3 (2.00%) Extranet
8 3 (2.00%) Kerberos
8 3 (2.00%) LDAP
8 3 (2.00%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.33%) LAN
9 2 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.67%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.00%) GIS
7 6 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.33%) Big Data
10 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.67%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.67%) MorphX
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.67%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 30 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (4.67%) Banking
2 7 (4.67%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.33%) Retail
4 4 (2.67%) Advertising
5 2 (1.33%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.33%) Automotive
5 2 (1.33%) Publishing
5 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (19.33%) Analyst
2 19 (12.67%) Developer
3 18 (12.00%) Architect
4 16 (10.67%) Administrator
5 15 (10.00%) Consultant
6 14 (9.33%) SharePoint Administrator
7 13 (8.67%) Project Manager
7 13 (8.67%) SharePoint Developer
7 13 (8.67%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 10 (6.67%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.67%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (4.00%) Applications Architect
10 6 (4.00%) SharePoint Consultant
10 6 (4.00%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.33%) .NET Architect
11 5 (3.33%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.33%) Configuration Manager
11 5 (3.33%) PMO Analyst
12 4 (2.67%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.67%) .NET
2 13 (8.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (7.33%) CSS
4 10 (6.67%) SOAP
5 8 (5.33%) HTML
5 8 (5.33%) Web Services
5 8 (5.33%) XML
6 6 (4.00%) REST
7 5 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (3.33%) jQuery
7 5 (3.33%) XSLT
8 4 (2.67%) Software Packaging
9 3 (2.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (2.00%) DHTML
9 3 (2.00%) Middleware
9 3 (2.00%) SAP PI
9 3 (2.00%) WCF
10 2 (1.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.67%) Statistics
2 9 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 6 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.00%) PMI
4 5 (3.33%) User Experience
5 3 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.00%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.00%) SCADA
5 3 (2.00%) Social Media
6 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.33%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.33%) Blog
6 2 (1.33%) Clustering
6 2 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.67%) FMCG
7 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.67%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.00%) Windows
2 15 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 15 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (8.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (4.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (2.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.67%) Android
7 1 (0.67%) Unix
7 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.00%) CRM
2 28 (18.67%) ITIL
3 18 (12.00%) Migration
4 17 (11.33%) Project Management
5 15 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 15 (10.00%) SOA
6 13 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 8 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.33%) Change Control
8 8 (5.33%) Server Building
9 7 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (4.67%) ETL
9 7 (4.67%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.67%) Time Management
10 6 (4.00%) ERP
10 6 (4.00%) MVC
10 6 (4.00%) TOGAF
11 5 (3.33%) Document Management
11 5 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.67%) SQL
2 14 (9.33%) C#
3 12 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 10 (6.67%) VBScript
5 7 (4.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.00%) C
7 2 (1.33%) Java
8 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.67%) VB
8 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.67%) VBA
8 1 (0.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 22 (14.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.00%) Degree
3 9 (6.00%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.33%) PMP
5 4 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.33%) CISA
7 2 (1.33%) CISM
7 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.33%) PgMP
7 2 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.67%) CCA
8 1 (0.67%) CCIE
8 1 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.67%) ISEB
8 1 (0.67%) MCITP
8 1 (0.67%) MCP
8 1 (0.67%) MCSA
8 1 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.67%) SLA
2 7 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 19 (12.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.00%) XenApp
3 7 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.33%) vSphere
5 4 (2.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (2.67%) MetaFrame
6 3 (2.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.67%) UAG
8 1 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.00%) SCCM
2 4 (2.67%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.33%) SCOM
4 1 (0.67%) Bacula
4 1 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.67%) WMI
4 1 (0.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.33%) Oracle
3 19 (12.67%) Citrix
4 16 (10.67%) VMware
5 10 (6.67%) SAP
6 8 (5.33%) Rally
7 7 (4.67%) Cisco
7 7 (4.67%) HP
7 7 (4.67%) IBM
8 6 (4.00%) ESRI
8 6 (4.00%) Symantec
9 5 (3.33%) 3PAR
9 5 (3.33%) Avaya
10 4 (2.67%) JD Edwards
10 4 (2.67%) Remedy
10 4 (2.67%) Sitecore
10 4 (2.67%) Tandberg
11 3 (2.00%) Adobe
11 3 (2.00%) FatWire
11 3 (2.00%) Pega
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