The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 247 243 200
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -43
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 34 17 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.17% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.91% 1.01% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 22
Average daily rate £305 £406 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.92% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £264 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £453 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £321 £356 £354
% change year-on-year
-9.89% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
SharePoint Server
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1782 1675 1588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.50% 16.82% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 942 888
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 75 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +40.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.10 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £40.12 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +20 22 £305 -28.23%
Buckinghamshire +12 5 - -
M4 Corridor - 4 £230 -
Hampshire +1 2 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £330 -
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 19 (51.35%) SharePoint
2 17 (45.95%) Telecoms
3 13 (35.14%) SS7
3 13 (35.14%) Unix
3 13 (35.14%) Solaris
3 13 (35.14%) Diameter Protocol
4 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.62%) MGCP
5 8 (21.62%) H.323
5 8 (21.62%) GGSN
6 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.22%) Oracle
8 5 (13.51%) Workflow
8 5 (13.51%) Windows
8 5 (13.51%) CDMA
8 5 (13.51%) GPRS
8 5 (13.51%) GSM
8 5 (13.51%) UMTS
8 5 (13.51%) WCDMA
8 5 (13.51%) Sybase
8 5 (13.51%) SQL
8 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
8 5 (13.51%) Huawei
8 5 (13.51%) Public Cloud
8 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
9 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
9 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (51.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.41%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) MS Project Server
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) IaaS
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) Diameter Protocol
1 13 (35.14%) SS7
2 8 (21.62%) GGSN
2 8 (21.62%) H.323
2 8 (21.62%) MGCP
3 5 (13.51%) CDMA
3 5 (13.51%) GPRS
3 5 (13.51%) GSM
3 5 (13.51%) UMTS
3 5 (13.51%) WCDMA
4 4 (10.81%) VPN
5 3 (8.11%) LAN
5 3 (8.11%) SGSN
5 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.41%) MGW
6 2 (5.41%) NGN
7 1 (2.70%) VoIP
7 1 (2.70%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (45.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Core Network Engineer
1 13 (35.14%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Network Support
3 5 (13.51%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Support
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) SharePoint Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Field Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Server Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Design Authority
7 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.41%) JSON
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 2 (5.41%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (5.41%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Solaris
1 13 (35.14%) Unix
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Workflow
2 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
2 4 (10.81%) CRM
3 3 (8.11%) Migration
3 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.70%) Analytics
5 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.70%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.70%) High Availability
5 1 (2.70%) Information Management
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) SDLC
5 1 (2.70%) Service Management
5 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.70%) Use Case
5 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) VB
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) MCTS
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
1 2 (5.41%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) Huawei
3 5 (13.51%) Sybase
4 3 (8.11%) Ericsson
4 3 (8.11%) Nokia
4 3 (8.11%) Nokia Networks
4 3 (8.11%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Meridio