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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 36 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 17 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.55% 4.95% 3.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.15% 23.19% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 8
Median daily rate £300 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £290 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £400 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £33.25 £41.40 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.68% +36.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £16.68 £28.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £41.88 £31.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.86% +11.25%
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
65 138 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 13.57% 21.33% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 91 58
Median daily rate £350 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 15
Median hourly rate £34.75 £38.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.55% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £13.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.30 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

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 30 June 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
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 30 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Brentwood -4 2 - -
Colchester - 2 £406 -
Harlow +3 1 £350 +33.33% 1
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (64.71%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
3 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 14 (41.18%) Office 365
4 12 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (35.29%) CRM
4 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 12 (35.29%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (32.35%) Oracle
5 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (32.35%) Skype for Business
5 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (29.41%) Yammer
6 10 (29.41%) Case Management
6 10 (29.41%) Infor
6 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (29.41%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (29.41%) COM
6 10 (29.41%) SAP
6 10 (29.41%) Retail
6 10 (29.41%) Data Management
6 10 (29.41%) Document Management
7 9 (26.47%) VMware
7 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
7 9 (26.47%) IIS
8 8 (23.53%) Classic ASP
8 8 (23.53%) .NET
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (23.53%) Network Load Balancing
9 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement

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 12 (35.29%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (32.35%) Skype for Business
3 9 (26.47%) IIS
4 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Project
3 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 14 (41.18%) Office 365
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (29.41%) Yammer
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) HTTP
2 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (5.88%) DHCP
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
4 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.88%) PBX
4 2 (5.88%) SAN
4 2 (5.88%) VoIP
5 1 (2.94%) Extranet
5 1 (2.94%) Skype
5 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Essbase
4 1 (2.94%) MS Access
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Ant
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) LoadUI
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (29.41%) Retail
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Automotive
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Local Government
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Applications Support
2 6 (17.65%) Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Web Applications Support
5 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Support
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) COM
2 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) Classic ASP
3 6 (17.65%) WCF
4 2 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (2.94%) Ajax
5 1 (2.94%) CSS
5 1 (2.94%) CSS3
5 1 (2.94%) HTML
5 1 (2.94%) HTML5
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE
5 1 (2.94%) Java EE
5 1 (2.94%) JPA
5 1 (2.94%) JSF
5 1 (2.94%) Middleware
5 1 (2.94%) PrimeFaces
5 1 (2.94%) REST
5 1 (2.94%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) Struts
5 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
1 2 (5.88%) Statistics
1 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) CMDB
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.94%) Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Unix
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) CRM
2 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (29.41%) Case Management
2 10 (29.41%) Data Management
2 10 (29.41%) Document Management
3 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
4 8 (23.53%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (20.59%) Capacity Management
5 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Change Control
6 3 (8.82%) High Availability
6 3 (8.82%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.88%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) COBOL
3 1 (2.94%) Groovy
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) CISA
2 2 (5.88%) CISM
2 2 (5.88%) CISSP
3 1 (2.94%) CCDA
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) CCNP
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) GSEC
3 1 (2.94%) MCITP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) Oracle
3 10 (29.41%) Infor
3 10 (29.41%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (29.41%) SAP
4 9 (26.47%) VMware
5 6 (17.65%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Samsung
6 2 (5.88%) Tandberg
7 1 (2.94%) CA
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) Rally