The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Ipswich region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 14 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 16 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.99% 5.80% 8.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 55.17% 36.36% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.37% -18.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £26.13
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -23.44%
Application Platforms Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
29 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 16.29% 15.94% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 10
Average daily rate £425 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £297 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £10.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.00% -42.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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 18 (72.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 15 (60.00%) Document Management
3 12 (48.00%) C#
4 11 (44.00%) EDRMS
4 11 (44.00%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (44.00%) Information Management
5 10 (40.00%) Degree
6 9 (36.00%) .NET
7 8 (32.00%) UML
7 8 (32.00%) Use Case
8 6 (24.00%) InfoPath
8 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (24.00%) XML
8 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (24.00%) Project Management
9 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (16.00%) Workflow
10 4 (16.00%) Finance
10 4 (16.00%) Windows
10 4 (16.00%) jQuery
11 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (12.00%) NHibernate
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
11 3 (12.00%) Multimedia

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 18 (72.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
1 3 (12.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.00%) Intranet
3 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) EDRMS
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.00%) NuGet
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Business Analyst
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
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%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Business Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Business Systems Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Storage Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) NHibernate
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) WCF
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.00%) XSL
5 2 (8.00%) XSLT
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware
6 1 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Document Management
2 11 (44.00%) Systems Analysis
2 11 (44.00%) Information Management
3 8 (32.00%) UML
3 8 (32.00%) Use Case
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Workflow
6 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) MVC
8 1 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) CRM
8 1 (4.00%) OOD
8 1 (4.00%) Data Transformation
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
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 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) NetApp
2 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.00%) Nintex