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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 251 208 157
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -51
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 7 46 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.49% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.45% 2.72% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 39
Average daily rate £315 £340 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £259 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £372
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1544 1693 1517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.11% 17.86% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 973 949 760
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 £253 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 75 82
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £15.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +23.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.53 £45.50 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
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 9 February 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 -14 4 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £315 -
Hampshire +1 1 - - 1
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) SS7
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 5 (31.25%) Solaris
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (25.00%) GGSN
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) H.323
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 3 (18.75%) Huawei
4 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) MGCP
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (12.50%) MGW
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Content Management
5 2 (12.50%) Document Management
5 2 (12.50%) NGN
5 2 (12.50%) SGSN
5 2 (12.50%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Diameter Protocol
1 5 (31.25%) SS7
2 4 (25.00%) GGSN
3 3 (18.75%) H.323
3 3 (18.75%) MGCP
4 2 (12.50%) GPRS
4 2 (12.50%) Intranet
4 2 (12.50%) MGW
4 2 (12.50%) NGN
4 2 (12.50%) SGSN
4 2 (12.50%) UMTS
4 2 (12.50%) WCDMA
5 1 (6.25%) CDMA
5 1 (6.25%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Core Network Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Developer
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Administration Assistant
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Support
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Support
3 1 (6.25%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Solaris
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 2 (12.50%) Content Management
1 2 (12.50%) CRM
1 2 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
2 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOrch
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Huawei
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Sybase
5 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
5 1 (6.25%) Nokia
5 1 (6.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks