The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Essex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 62 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 4 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.53% 0.24% 2.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.28% 1.61% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Average daily rate £130 £310 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.06% -31.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £310 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £310 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.25 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+6.19% -32.33%
Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
122 62 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.12% 15.09% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 31 32
Average daily rate £335 £305 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.83% +22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £180 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £427 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 12
Average hourly rate £32.00 £30.89 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.59% +6.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £23.09 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £32.50 £41.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SharePoint 2010
East of England

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Essex region.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SharePoint 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Essex region.

SharePoint 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SharePoint 2010
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Colchester - - - -
SharePoint 2010
East of England

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing SharePoint 2010 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 2010.

1 20 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (55.00%) InfoPath
3 9 (45.00%) Operations Management
4 5 (25.00%) Workflow
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) ERP
6 3 (15.00%) ETL
6 3 (15.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) RSS
6 3 (15.00%) W3C
6 3 (15.00%) Intranet
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (15.00%) Social Media
6 3 (15.00%) WAI
6 3 (15.00%) Wiki
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (15.00%) Web Design
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing SharePoint 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) RSS
2 2 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) W3C
1 3 (15.00%) Social Media
1 3 (15.00%) Wiki
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Operations Management
2 5 (25.00%) Workflow
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
3 3 (15.00%) ETL
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Web Design
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) WAI
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) BT