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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank - 30 19
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 0 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 4.75% 6.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 27.78% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 13
Average daily rate - £364 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-41.00% +19.04%
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
67 54 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.87% 17.09% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 26 30
Average daily rate £350 £340 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £244 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £21.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL