The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 36 44 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.26% 1.72% 4.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.17% 7.32% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Average daily rate £283 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.83% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £300 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £430 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.49 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.94% -2.56%
SharePoint
South East

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 Sussex region.

Application Platforms Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
58 82 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 24.37% 23.56% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 49 29
Average daily rate £344 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £175 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 2
Average hourly rate £39.50 £31.15 £14.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.80% +115.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £17.50 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £40.00 £14.89
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the East Sussex region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the East Sussex region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 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
Lewes - 1 £320 -
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) IIS
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Change Control
4 4 (36.36%) High Availability
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (36.36%) EMC
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) COM+
5 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
5 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (27.27%) Splunk
5 3 (27.27%) NetCrunch
5 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
5 3 (27.27%) LANDesk
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 7 (63.64%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Technician
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Technician
1 3 (27.27%) Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) ICT Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) COM+
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Control
1 4 (36.36%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (27.27%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) LANDesk
3 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
3 3 (27.27%) Splunk