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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 23 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.05% 4.17% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 23.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £125 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+160.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £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 £19.00 £21.00 £18.84
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +11.46%
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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
15 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.27% 17.71% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
Average daily rate £325 £250 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £140 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £325 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

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

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Data Management
3 4 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 4 (50.00%) Master Data Management
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) Document Management
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) UML
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
1 4 (50.00%) Data Management
1 4 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 4 (50.00%) Master Data Management
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Document Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft