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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 143 114 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.54% 3.63% 4.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.87% 18.87% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 70 48
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£325 £401 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £211 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £551 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 8
Average hourly rate £28.50 £21.00 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £38.50 £68.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £18.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -13.09%
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
654 604 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.76% 19.25% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 377 165
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 £190 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 43 39
Average hourly rate £29.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.09% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £34.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 31 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 31 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 31 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
Essex +17 45 £305 -29.35% 2
Cambridgeshire -10 31 £419 +86.11% 17
Hertfordshire +9 25 £220 -46.66% 15
Norfolk +27 17 £238 -23.75%
Suffolk -13 14 £390 -8.23% 2
Bedfordshire +16 9 £350 +19.14% 3
East Anglia - 2 £118 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 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 (43.01%) Microsoft
2 95 (34.93%) Windows
3 84 (30.88%) SQL Server
4 66 (24.26%) Active Directory
5 62 (22.79%) SQL
6 57 (20.96%) Citrix
7 52 (19.12%) VMware
8 51 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 48 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
10 43 (15.81%) CRM
10 43 (15.81%) Project Management
11 41 (15.07%) .NET
11 41 (15.07%) Oracle
11 41 (15.07%) HP
12 40 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (14.34%) Windows 7
14 38 (13.97%) Windows Server 2003
14 38 (13.97%) MS Excel
14 38 (13.97%) Migration
15 36 (13.24%) SAN
16 35 (12.87%) C#
16 35 (12.87%) MS Office
16 35 (12.87%) Finance
17 34 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
17 34 (12.50%) ITIL
18 33 (12.13%) MS Exchange
19 29 (10.66%) SLA
20 28 (10.29%) Web Services
20 28 (10.29%) SAP
21 27 (9.93%) SharePoint 2013

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 51 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
2 48 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
3 33 (12.13%) MS Exchange
4 27 (9.93%) SharePoint 2013
5 19 (6.99%) IIS
6 15 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (4.41%) Lync
9 10 (3.68%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (2.57%) CMS
11 6 (2.21%) Documentum
12 5 (1.84%) WordPress
13 4 (1.47%) WorkSite
14 3 (1.10%) LiveLink
14 3 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
15 2 (0.74%) Oracle UPK
16 1 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
16 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 38 (13.97%) MS Excel
2 35 (12.87%) MS Office
3 24 (8.82%) MS Project
4 6 (2.21%) Acrobat
4 6 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.21%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 34 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (4.41%) Maximo
3 9 (3.31%) SAP CRM
4 7 (2.57%) Tridion
5 6 (2.21%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (1.84%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (1.10%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.74%) Agresso
9 1 (0.37%) assyst
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.37%) TeleForm
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.37%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.56%) Office 365
2 17 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.88%) SaaS
4 12 (4.41%) PaaS
5 9 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.74%) Taleo
6 2 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.37%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (13.24%) SAN
2 25 (9.19%) DNS
3 22 (8.09%) Firewall
4 19 (6.99%) DHCP
5 17 (6.25%) LAN
5 17 (6.25%) WAN
6 16 (5.88%) Internet
6 16 (5.88%) Network Security
7 15 (5.51%) LDAP
8 14 (5.15%) Intranet
9 13 (4.78%) FTP
10 11 (4.04%) Wireless
11 9 (3.31%) VPN
12 7 (2.57%) VLAN
13 6 (2.21%) IPv4
14 4 (1.47%) VoIP
14 4 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.47%) MPLS
15 3 (1.10%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (4.78%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.78%) RDBMS
7 11 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.47%) Big Data
9 4 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.74%) QlikView
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Power View
12 1 (0.37%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.37%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 10 (3.68%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.10%) AdminStudio
2 3 (1.10%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.37%) JIRA
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
General
1 35 (12.87%) Finance
2 9 (3.31%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.47%) Legal
3 4 (1.47%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.47%) Retail
4 3 (1.10%) Banking
4 3 (1.10%) Advertising
5 2 (0.74%) Publishing
6 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.37%) Automotive
6 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (18.01%) Analyst
2 38 (13.97%) Developer
3 30 (11.03%) Architect
4 28 (10.29%) Project Manager
5 25 (9.19%) Administrator
6 23 (8.46%) SharePoint Developer
7 19 (6.99%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (6.62%) Support Analyst
9 17 (6.25%) Business Analyst
9 17 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
10 15 (5.51%) Consultant
11 12 (4.41%) SharePoint Administrator
12 11 (4.04%) Support Engineer
13 9 (3.31%) Applications Support
13 9 (3.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 8 (2.94%) Applications Architect
15 7 (2.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 7 (2.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
15 7 (2.57%) DBA
15 7 (2.57%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (15.07%) .NET
2 28 (10.29%) Web Services
3 19 (6.99%) CSS
4 17 (6.25%) HTML
5 16 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 15 (5.51%) SOAP
7 12 (4.41%) REST
8 10 (3.68%) WCF
9 8 (2.94%) XML
10 4 (1.47%) SAML
10 4 (1.47%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.47%) Software Packaging
10 4 (1.47%) OAuth
10 4 (1.47%) SAP PI
10 4 (1.47%) XACML
10 4 (1.47%) SPML
10 4 (1.47%) OpenID
11 3 (1.10%) XSLT
11 3 (1.10%) Application Packaging
11 3 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.46%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.41%) GIS
2 12 (4.41%) Data Integration
3 11 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.94%) HP Storage
4 8 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 8 (2.94%) PKI
5 7 (2.57%) Replication
6 6 (2.21%) Clustering
7 5 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.47%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.10%) PMI
9 3 (1.10%) E-Learning
9 3 (1.10%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.74%) SCADA
10 2 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 95 (34.93%) Windows
2 40 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (14.34%) Windows 7
4 38 (13.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (7.35%) Windows 8
5 20 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (6.99%) Linux
7 11 (4.04%) Windows XP
7 11 (4.04%) Android
8 6 (2.21%) Debian
8 6 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.37%) UNIX
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.81%) CRM
1 43 (15.81%) Project Management
2 38 (13.97%) Migration
3 34 (12.50%) ITIL
4 23 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (6.99%) Content Management
6 18 (6.62%) Data Protection
6 18 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (6.62%) PRINCE2
6 18 (6.62%) SOA
7 16 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (5.88%) Change Control
8 15 (5.51%) Workflow
9 13 (4.78%) TOGAF
9 13 (4.78%) ETL
10 12 (4.41%) Configuration Management
11 11 (4.04%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (4.04%) Coaching
12 10 (3.68%) SDLC
13 9 (3.31%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 62 (22.79%) SQL
2 35 (12.87%) C#
3 22 (8.09%) PowerShell
4 11 (4.04%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.31%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.57%) VBScript
8 6 (2.21%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.21%) Java
9 5 (1.84%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.10%) C
10 3 (1.10%) VB
11 2 (0.74%) Python
12 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (6.99%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.25%) Degree
3 15 (5.51%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.57%) CISSP
6 6 (2.21%) MCSE
6 6 (2.21%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.84%) PMP
8 4 (1.47%) MCITP
9 3 (1.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.74%) MCSA
10 2 (0.74%) GIAC
10 2 (0.74%) PgMP
11 1 (0.37%) CCEE
11 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.37%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.66%) SLA
2 4 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.74%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 66 (24.26%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.46%) Hyper-V
3 21 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (6.99%) Xen
5 8 (2.94%) Terminal Server
5 8 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.84%) vSphere
7 4 (1.47%) XenApp
7 4 (1.47%) XenServer
7 4 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.74%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.74%) vCloud
9 1 (0.37%) NFS
9 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.37%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 19 (6.99%) Backup Exec
2 16 (5.88%) SCCM
3 10 (3.68%) ARCserve
4 6 (2.21%) SCOM
5 5 (1.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 117 (43.01%) Microsoft
2 57 (20.96%) Citrix
3 52 (19.12%) VMware
4 41 (15.07%) HP
4 41 (15.07%) Oracle
5 28 (10.29%) SAP
6 23 (8.46%) Symantec
7 18 (6.62%) Cisco
8 17 (6.25%) Hitachi
9 13 (4.78%) IBM
10 12 (4.41%) ESRI
11 9 (3.31%) Avaya
12 8 (2.94%) CA
12 8 (2.94%) Adobe
12 8 (2.94%) Veeam
13 7 (2.57%) EMC
14 6 (2.21%) Red Hat
15 5 (1.84%) Sitecore
15 5 (1.84%) Nintex
16 4 (1.47%) Altiris
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Hertfordshire
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Cambridgeshire
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