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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 22 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.70% 9.41% 5.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.22% 55.17% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +23.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
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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
18 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.16% 17.06% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 5
Average daily rate £363 £425 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +60.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +95.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) EMC
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Document Management
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) Documentum
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
5 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) VB
5 3 (27.27%) ADO
5 3 (27.27%) Content Management
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) GIAC
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security
6 2 (18.18%) CISSP
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) MCP
7 1 (9.09%) MCSD

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Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) Documentum
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) AWS Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Information Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Product Owner
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ADO
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
1 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Document Management
2 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Content Management
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
1 2 (18.18%) GIAC
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSD
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) OpenText