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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 16 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 5 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.31% 2.86% 3.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.81% 33.33% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Average daily rate
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£550 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -36.36%
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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
21 9 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 18.10% 8.57% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 28
Average daily rate £400 £190 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -52.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

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 20 October 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 19 (86.36%) SharePoint 2010
2 14 (63.64%) Document Management
3 12 (54.55%) UML
4 11 (50.00%) EDRMS
4 11 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (50.00%) Information Management
5 10 (45.45%) Degree
5 10 (45.45%) C#
6 8 (36.36%) Project Management
6 8 (36.36%) Use Case
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) .NET
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 5 (22.73%) Windows
9 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
9 5 (22.73%) MVC
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (18.18%) Data Management
10 4 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
10 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
10 4 (18.18%) SOA
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (18.18%) Data Architecture
10 4 (18.18%) Data Governance
10 4 (18.18%) Master Data Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 19 (86.36%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) InfoPath
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) EDRMS
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) NuGet
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Business Systems Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) XSL
2 2 (9.09%) XSLT
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Document Management
2 12 (54.55%) UML
3 11 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (50.00%) Information Management
4 8 (36.36%) Use Case
4 8 (36.36%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) MVC
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
6 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Data Management
6 4 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (18.18%) Data Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Data Governance
6 4 (18.18%) Master Data Management
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) NetApp
2 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com