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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 46 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 18 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.53% 3.88% 5.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.75% 19.82% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.21 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.72% -5.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.85%
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
122 111 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.92% 19.58% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 62 38
Average daily rate £400 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £140 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £67.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -71.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £10.71 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £47.63 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 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
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 24 December 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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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
Chelmsford - 8 £145 -
Basildon 0 3 £375 -11.76% 1
Colchester +5 1 - -
Harlow - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Billericay - - - -
Brentwood - - - - 1
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) Windows
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 10 (25.00%) C#
4 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (22.50%) .NET
5 9 (22.50%) MS Office
5 9 (22.50%) ITIL
6 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
6 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
6 7 (17.50%) Service Management
7 6 (15.00%) Migration
7 6 (15.00%) VBA
7 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
7 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 5 (12.50%) jQuery
8 5 (12.50%) Lync
8 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 5 (12.50%) Oracle
8 5 (12.50%) HTML
8 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 5 (12.50%) CSS
8 5 (12.50%) SLA
8 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
8 5 (12.50%) VMware
8 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (12.50%) ITSM
9 4 (10.00%) Finance

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (12.50%) Lync
3 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.00%) Documentum
6 1 (2.50%) CICS
6 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Office
2 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Summit
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Intranet
2 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) ISDN
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) Wireless
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) MS Access
3 2 (5.00%) EDMS
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Ingres
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
4 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
1 4 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Billing
2 1 (2.50%) Local Government
2 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.50%) Automotive
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 5 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Trainer
5 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.50%) IT Trainer
5 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) VB Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 5 (12.50%) CSS
2 5 (12.50%) jQuery
2 5 (12.50%) HTML
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.50%) Web Services
5 2 (5.00%) Middleware
5 2 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (2.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (2.50%) XML
6 1 (2.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) NHS
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) AS400
3 1 (2.50%) Handset
3 1 (2.50%) PACS
3 1 (2.50%) e-Health
3 1 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.50%) Informatics
3 1 (2.50%) iSeries
3 1 (2.50%) Health Informatics
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) LIMS
3 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.00%) Linux
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.50%) UNIX
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.50%) OpenVMS
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.50%) AIX
7 1 (2.50%) HPUX
7 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Service Management
3 6 (15.00%) Migration
4 5 (12.50%) ITSM
4 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) Information Management
5 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.50%) Information Governance
6 2 (5.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (5.00%) Change Management
6 2 (5.00%) MVC
6 2 (5.00%) Document Management
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.50%) Analytics
7 1 (2.50%) Data Governance
7 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 10 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (15.00%) VBA
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.50%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) VB
5 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) VB6
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) OCP
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) VMware
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) Juniper
4 1 (2.50%) Actuate
4 1 (2.50%) BMC
4 1 (2.50%) NetApp
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Symantec
4 1 (2.50%) Sophos
4 1 (2.50%) Radware
4 1 (2.50%) BT
4 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos
4 1 (2.50%) Spiceworks
4 1 (2.50%) Nintex
4 1 (2.50%) HP
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