The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 23 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.71% 1.82% 3.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.70% 9.68% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 7
Average daily rate
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£413 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £310 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £490 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £24.56 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -35.00%
SharePoint
East of 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 Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
106 93 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.72% 18.83% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 35 31
Average daily rate £419 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.72% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £173 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 10
Average hourly rate £31.00 £15.50 £28.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £20.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

SharePoint
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 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
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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
Colchester - 4 £135 - 4
Chelmsford +3 2 £375 +20.00% 1
Brentwood - 2 £390 - 2
Basildon - 1 - -
Harlow - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - - 1
Waltham Abbey - - - -
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 20 (51.28%) SharePoint 2010
2 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 14 (35.90%) C#
3 14 (35.90%) .NET
4 12 (30.77%) Windows
5 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
6 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 8 (20.51%) SQL
7 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
7 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
8 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (17.95%) InfoPath
9 6 (15.38%) VMware
9 6 (15.38%) ITIL
10 5 (12.82%) CSS
10 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
10 5 (12.82%) Finance
10 5 (12.82%) jQuery
10 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
11 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (10.26%) Intranet
11 4 (10.26%) HP
11 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
11 4 (10.26%) HTML
11 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
11 4 (10.26%) VBA
12 3 (7.69%) Oracle
12 3 (7.69%) Web Services
12 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 20 (51.28%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
3 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.13%) Documentum
6 1 (2.56%) CICS
6 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.95%) InfoPath
3 2 (5.13%) MS Office
4 1 (2.56%) MS Project
4 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Summit
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Intranet
1 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) MPLS
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) Wireless
3 1 (2.56%) Broadband
3 1 (2.56%) ISDN
3 1 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) EDMS
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.56%) DB2
5 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.56%) MS Access
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) Ingres
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.56%) IDMS
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Billing
2 1 (2.56%) Local Government
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Architect
4 6 (15.38%) SharePoint Architect
5 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) SharePoint Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Support Technician
7 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Field Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) IT Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Programmer
9 1 (2.56%) Project Officer
9 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 5 (12.82%) jQuery
4 4 (10.26%) HTML
5 3 (7.69%) Web Services
6 2 (5.13%) XML
6 2 (5.13%) Middleware
7 1 (2.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (2.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) NHS
2 1 (2.56%) LIMS
2 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.56%) GIS
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Handset
2 1 (2.56%) PACS
2 1 (2.56%) e-Health
2 1 (2.56%) Informatics
2 1 (2.56%) Health Informatics
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.56%) OpenVMS
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) ITIL
2 3 (7.69%) CRM
2 3 (7.69%) Project Management
2 3 (7.69%) Time Management
2 3 (7.69%) Workflow
3 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.13%) Test Planning
3 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.13%) Service Management
3 2 (5.13%) Change Management
3 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.13%) MVC
3 2 (5.13%) Data Management
3 2 (5.13%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
3 2 (5.13%) Document Management
4 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) C#
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) VBA
4 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) MCSA
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) HP
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) BT
6 1 (2.56%) Juniper
6 1 (2.56%) Actuate
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Sophos
6 1 (2.56%) Radware
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.56%) Cognos
6 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.56%) Spiceworks
6 1 (2.56%) Nintex
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