The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 33 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 5 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.75% 2.73% 4.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.36% 17.78% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
Median daily rate £400 £339 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% -35.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +13.51%
SharePoint
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
44 45 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.38% 15.36% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 43
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £321 -
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 8 (50.00%) SQL
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) QlikView
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (25.00%) Wiki
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (25.00%) IronPort
5 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) Clustering
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) QlikView
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) PerformancePoint
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
5 1 (6.25%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Project Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Report Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Server Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Server Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SSAS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) MDX
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
1 4 (25.00%) Wiki
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (18.75%) ETL
1 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) E-Procurement
2 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) Data Stewardship
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Practice Management
3 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) Unified Process
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Informatica
2 4 (25.00%) IronPort
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Siebel
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) SAP