The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Norfolk 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 26 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.81% 3.94% 7.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.64% 11.76% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 10
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £355 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
Application Platforms Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22 68 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 13.25% 33.50% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 30
Average daily rate £294 £255 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.19% -36.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 5
Average hourly rate £21.50 £23.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.51% +2.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +3 2 £425 - 2
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Mingle
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) CRM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Mingle
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior QA Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA