The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 15 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.47% 4.66% 4.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.43% 26.67% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 15
Median daily rate £350 £304 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.02% -26.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £292 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £345 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £24.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £21.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+43.52% +18.05%
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
70 90 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.20% 17.48% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 79
Median daily rate £375 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.67 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.26% +18.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harlow - 2 - -
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 20 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 19 (59.38%) Data Management
3 19 (59.38%) Office 365
4 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
5 15 (46.88%) Oracle
5 15 (46.88%) Windows
5 15 (46.88%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (46.88%) Skype for Business
6 14 (43.75%) Yammer
6 14 (43.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 14 (43.75%) Infor
6 14 (43.75%) Case Management
6 14 (43.75%) CRM
6 14 (43.75%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (43.75%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (43.75%) SAP
6 14 (43.75%) Document Management
6 14 (43.75%) Retail
7 13 (40.63%) COM
8 9 (28.13%) MS Office
9 7 (21.88%) Cisco
9 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
10 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
10 6 (18.75%) Finance
10 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) Degree
11 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (46.88%) Skype for Business
2 14 (43.75%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (28.13%) MS Office
3 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (15.63%) MS Project
4 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) CA PPM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 19 (59.38%) Office 365
2 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (43.75%) Yammer
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) VoIP
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (6.25%) PBX
3 1 (3.13%) Extranet
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) Skype
3 1 (3.13%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Essbase
2 2 (6.25%) MS Access
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Ant
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) LoadUI
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (43.75%) Retail
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Automotive
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Local Government
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Configuration Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Designer
4 2 (6.25%) Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Facilities Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Visual Designer
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (3.13%) Service Operations Manager
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) COM
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) CSS3
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) HTML5
2 2 (6.25%) J2EE
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 2 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) Ajax
3 1 (3.13%) Java EE
3 1 (3.13%) JPA
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) JSF
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) CMDB
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Informatics
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) PMI
3 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Data Management
2 15 (46.88%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (43.75%) Case Management
3 14 (43.75%) CRM
3 14 (43.75%) Document Management
4 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
5 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 5 (15.63%) CMMI
6 5 (15.63%) ITSM
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
8 3 (9.38%) Six Sigma
8 3 (9.38%) Time Management
9 2 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.25%) Release Management
9 2 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) C#
1 2 (6.25%) COBOL
1 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
1 2 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (3.13%) Groovy
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) CISA
3 3 (9.38%) CISM
3 3 (9.38%) CISSP
4 1 (3.13%) CCDA
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) GSEC
4 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.13%) PMP
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO 9000
2 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (9.38%) Def Stans
4 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.13%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle
3 14 (43.75%) Infor
3 14 (43.75%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (43.75%) SAP
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Dell
5 2 (6.25%) Rally
5 2 (6.25%) Samsung
5 2 (6.25%) Tandberg
5 2 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) CA
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Veeam