The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 14 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.09% 4.88% 4.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 45.83% 33.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 6
Average daily rate
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£525 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -40.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Application Platforms Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24 12 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 19.83% 14.63% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 26
Average daily rate £425 £190 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+123.68% -52.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -0.88%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 15 (60.00%) Document Management
3 12 (48.00%) C#
3 12 (48.00%) UML
4 11 (44.00%) EDRMS
4 11 (44.00%) Information Management
4 11 (44.00%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (40.00%) Degree
6 8 (32.00%) Use Case
6 8 (32.00%) Finance
6 8 (32.00%) Project Management
6 8 (32.00%) .NET
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (24.00%) Windows
7 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (20.00%) MVC
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (16.00%) InfoPath
9 4 (16.00%) Data Governance
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (16.00%) Data Architecture
9 4 (16.00%) Master Data Management
9 4 (16.00%) Data Management
9 4 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
9 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
9 4 (16.00%) SOA
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.00%) FTP
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) EDRMS
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) NuGet
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Business Analyst
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
1 11 (44.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 11 (44.00%) Systems Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Applications Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Systems Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Business Systems Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Business Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Storage Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.00%) WCF
3 2 (8.00%) XSL
3 2 (8.00%) XSLT
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware
4 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Document Management
2 12 (48.00%) UML
3 11 (44.00%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (44.00%) Information Management
4 8 (32.00%) Use Case
4 8 (32.00%) Project Management
5 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.00%) MVC
7 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (16.00%) SOA
7 4 (16.00%) Data Management
7 4 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (16.00%) Data Architecture
7 4 (16.00%) Data Governance
7 4 (16.00%) Master Data Management
8 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Workflow
9 2 (8.00%) CRM
9 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) NetApp
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com