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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 248 220 186
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -34
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 22 31 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.34% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.15% 1.82% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 14
Average daily rate
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£295 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.80% -29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £373 £365
% change year-on-year
-7.38% +2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 - £22.50
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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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1911 1706 1471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.28% 18.65% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1172 941 816
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 87 69
Average hourly rate £19.34 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.51% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.90 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Buckinghamshire -7 7 £380 +68.88%
West Sussex - 5 £388 - 1
Berkshire -19 4 £285 -29.84% 1
Hampshire -12 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire -22 2 £275 -
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SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (51.52%) SharePoint
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
3 10 (30.30%) UNIX
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database
4 9 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (27.27%) SAP
4 9 (27.27%) J2EE
4 9 (27.27%) Java
5 8 (24.24%) HTML
5 8 (24.24%) Solaris
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (21.21%) Intranet
6 7 (21.21%) .NET
7 6 (18.18%) C#
7 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 6 (18.18%) CSS
7 6 (18.18%) SAP Basis
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (15.15%) HTML5
8 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (15.15%) Migration
8 5 (15.15%) MS Office
8 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.12%) Sun

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (51.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
4 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
4 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
5 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (9.09%) NetWeaver
5 3 (9.09%) Lync
5 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (6.06%) JBoss
6 2 (6.06%) Apache
7 1 (3.03%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Intranet
2 4 (12.12%) SS7
2 4 (12.12%) Diameter Protocol
3 3 (9.09%) GGSN
4 2 (6.06%) SGSN
4 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.06%) H.323
4 2 (6.06%) SSH
4 2 (6.06%) MGCP
4 2 (6.06%) SSL
4 2 (6.06%) UMTS
4 2 (6.06%) WCDMA
4 2 (6.06%) GPRS
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) GSM
5 1 (3.03%) SMTP
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (12.12%) Lumira
5 4 (12.12%) SAP HANA
6 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Developer
1 8 (24.24%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (15.15%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Core Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) SAP HANA Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Messaging Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) J2EE
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
3 7 (21.21%) .NET
4 6 (18.18%) SAP Basis
4 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 6 (18.18%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) HTML5
6 4 (12.12%) CSS3
6 4 (12.12%) Application Packaging
6 4 (12.12%) Middleware
7 2 (6.06%) jQuery
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (3.03%) XML
8 1 (3.03%) XHTML
8 1 (3.03%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Life Science
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.06%) NHS
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) UNIX
2 8 (24.24%) Solaris
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Migration
1 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (12.12%) Release Management
2 4 (12.12%) Analytics
2 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.09%) QMS
4 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 2 (6.06%) Content Management
4 2 (6.06%) Document Management
5 1 (3.03%) Web Development
5 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.03%) MVC
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.03%) MCITP
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) GxP
1 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 9 (27.27%) SAP
4 4 (12.12%) Sun
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.06%) Sybase
5 2 (6.06%) Polycom
6 1 (3.03%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.03%) Symantec
6 1 (3.03%) VMware
6 1 (3.03%) Altiris
6 1 (3.03%) Huawei
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) CA
6 1 (3.03%) Ericsson
6 1 (3.03%) Nokia