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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 239 184 191
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 15 56 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.97% 3.75% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 12
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£455 £335 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.92% -13.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £265 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
-10.89% -0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +340.00%
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
1543 1492 1476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 16.66% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 845 800
Average daily rate £375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 71 97
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £13.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Surrey - 5 £510 - 4
Hampshire -11 4 £520 +42.56%
Berkshire -41 4 £425 +36.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £250 -33.33%
West Sussex -20 1 £265 -44.21%
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (69.49%) Microsoft
2 36 (61.02%) SharePoint
3 28 (47.46%) Windows
4 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
4 21 (35.59%) SQL Server
5 19 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
7 16 (27.12%) Firewall
8 15 (25.42%) VMware
8 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (25.42%) HTML
8 15 (25.42%) SQL
8 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
9 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
9 14 (23.73%) SharePoint 2013
9 14 (23.73%) .NET
9 14 (23.73%) Oracle
10 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
10 12 (20.34%) CSS
10 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (18.64%) Windows 7
11 11 (18.64%) Web Services
11 11 (18.64%) Linux
11 11 (18.64%) MS Exchange
12 10 (16.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
12 10 (16.95%) Application Packaging
12 10 (16.95%) SCCM
13 9 (15.25%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 36 (61.02%) SharePoint
2 14 (23.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (18.64%) MS Exchange
4 7 (11.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (11.86%) IIS
4 7 (11.86%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (10.17%) Lync
6 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
6 5 (8.47%) WebLogic
7 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (5.08%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (5.08%) JBoss
8 3 (5.08%) Apache
8 3 (5.08%) CMS
9 1 (1.69%) MS Project Server
9 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) MS Office
3 5 (8.47%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.12%) Firewall
2 8 (13.56%) Intranet
2 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.47%) SAN
4 4 (6.78%) SMTP
4 4 (6.78%) Internet
5 3 (5.08%) LAN
5 3 (5.08%) SSL
5 3 (5.08%) SSH
6 2 (3.39%) WAN
6 2 (3.39%) DHCP
6 2 (3.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.47%) PerformancePoint
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.78%) SAP HANA
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.39%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.69%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) StarTeam
2 7 (11.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.69%) WinRunner
3 1 (1.69%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Architect
2 9 (15.25%) Consultant
3 7 (11.86%) Integration Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) SharePoint Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) SharePoint Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) SAP HANA Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Middleware Specialist
7 2 (3.39%) Governance Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) HTML
2 14 (23.73%) .NET
3 12 (20.34%) CSS
4 11 (18.64%) Web Services
5 10 (16.95%) Application Packaging
6 7 (11.86%) jQuery
7 5 (8.47%) XSL
7 5 (8.47%) XSLT
7 5 (8.47%) J2EE
7 5 (8.47%) Middleware
8 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
8 4 (6.78%) XML
9 3 (5.08%) WCF
9 3 (5.08%) WPF
9 3 (5.08%) Entity Framework
9 3 (5.08%) REST
9 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 1 (1.69%) XHTML
10 1 (1.69%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) PKI
3 5 (8.47%) Taxonomies
4 3 (5.08%) Blog
4 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.08%) Open Source
4 3 (5.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (47.46%) Windows
2 19 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (18.64%) Windows 7
4 11 (18.64%) Linux
5 5 (8.47%) Solaris
6 4 (6.78%) UNIX
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
2 6 (10.17%) Migration
3 5 (8.47%) Release Management
3 5 (8.47%) Information Architecture
3 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (8.47%) B2B
3 5 (8.47%) ITIL
3 5 (8.47%) Content Management
4 4 (6.78%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (6.78%) Analytics
4 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.08%) Workflow
5 3 (5.08%) Business Development
5 3 (5.08%) MVC
6 1 (1.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.69%) Network Management
6 1 (1.69%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
3 9 (15.25%) VBScript
3 9 (15.25%) VB
4 8 (13.56%) C#
5 5 (8.47%) Java
6 3 (5.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
1 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.17%) Degree
3 5 (8.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) ISEB
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.47%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 10 (16.95%) SCCM
2 6 (10.17%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (6.78%) ARCserve
3 4 (6.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.69%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) WSUS
4 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.69%) Netcool
4 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.42%) VMware
3 14 (23.73%) Oracle
4 9 (15.25%) Borland
5 6 (10.17%) McAfee
5 6 (10.17%) Citrix
6 5 (8.47%) Sun
7 4 (6.78%) Symantec
7 4 (6.78%) Altiris
7 4 (6.78%) SAP
7 4 (6.78%) CA
7 4 (6.78%) HP
8 3 (5.08%) Sitecore
8 3 (5.08%) 3PAR
8 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.39%) Cisco
10 1 (1.69%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.69%) Veritas
10 1 (1.69%) Meridio
10 1 (1.69%) Brocade