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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 38 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 18 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.43% 2.41% 4.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.14% 13.45% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 9
Average daily rate
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£265 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £134 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £380 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £23.92
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -12.18%
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
137 119 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 26.10% 17.92% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 58 39
Average daily rate £338 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £136 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Average hourly rate £23.50 £32.00 £30.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.56% +3.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £28.50 £25.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.95 £39.78 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -7.69%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 -10 2 £225 -5.26% 1
Brentwood - 2 £265 -
Colchester +13 1 £413 -
Harlow - 1 £200 -
Rayleigh - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £320 -
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) .NET
3 12 (30.77%) HTML
4 11 (28.21%) CSS
5 10 (25.64%) MS Office
5 10 (25.64%) C#
5 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 10 (25.64%) Windows
5 10 (25.64%) Finance
5 10 (25.64%) Migration
6 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 9 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
7 7 (17.95%) Citrix
8 6 (15.38%) SLA
9 5 (12.82%) ITIL
9 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.82%) Service Management
9 5 (12.82%) ITSM
9 5 (12.82%) Network Security
9 5 (12.82%) Lync
10 4 (10.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (10.26%) Office 365
10 4 (10.26%) jQuery
10 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
10 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (10.26%) Web Development
10 4 (10.26%) Advertising
10 4 (10.26%) VB.NET

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 9 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (12.82%) Lync
3 4 (10.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.13%) IIS
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Office
2 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.13%) MS Project
5 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
5 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Network Security
2 2 (5.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.13%) MS Access
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Advertising
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Team Leader
4 5 (12.82%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Trainee
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Capacity Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Lean Practitioner
7 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) HTML
3 11 (28.21%) CSS
4 4 (10.26%) jQuery
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.69%) XML
6 2 (5.13%) Flash
7 1 (2.56%) JSON
7 1 (2.56%) XSLT
7 1 (2.56%) Web Services
7 1 (2.56%) HTML5
7 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.13%) AS400
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.13%) iSeries
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) PMI
2 1 (2.56%) NHS
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) UNIX
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) AIX
4 2 (5.13%) HPUX
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
5 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Migration
2 5 (12.82%) ITSM
2 5 (12.82%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Service Management
3 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
3 4 (10.26%) Web Development
3 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
5 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.13%) Information Security
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) Change Control
5 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.13%) Coaching
6 1 (2.56%) Information Governance
6 1 (2.56%) Metadata Management
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.13%) VBA
4 2 (5.13%) VB6
4 2 (5.13%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) MCP
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) MCSD
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) PMP
2 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) OCP
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) PgMP
3 1 (2.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Citrix
3 4 (10.26%) IBM
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (7.69%) NetApp
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) Nintex
5 2 (5.13%) BMC
6 1 (2.56%) Altiris
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