The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 45 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 396 366 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 4.03% 4.29% 3.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.08% 25.07% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 190 180
Average daily rate
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£375 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 26
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.63 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £69.25 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.85%
SharePoint
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
1716 1460 1403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.45% 17.11% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 782 724
Average daily rate £375 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 74 91
Average hourly rate £19.38 £14.50 £19.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.65% -24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.05 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SharePoint
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 across the South East region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SharePoint
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 across the South East region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

SharePoint
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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.

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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
Berkshire +2 116 £400 +14.28% 30
Surrey +1 71 £393 +30.83% 13
Buckinghamshire +4 66 £340 +4.61% 7
Hampshire -35 54 £315 -4.90% 15
West Sussex +24 40 £463 +54.16% 1
Oxfordshire -18 20 £306 -12.50% 4
Kent 0 12 £450 +63.63% 2
East Sussex -7 8 £445 -6.31% 1
Middlesex -7 4 £438 +9.37%
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 321 (41.85%) Microsoft
2 187 (24.38%) Windows
3 181 (23.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 170 (22.16%) Security Cleared
5 163 (21.25%) .NET
6 155 (20.21%) SQL
7 152 (19.82%) MS Excel
8 134 (17.47%) SQL Server
9 131 (17.08%) SC Cleared
10 114 (14.86%) SharePoint 2010
11 112 (14.60%) MS Office
12 109 (14.21%) Active Directory
13 106 (13.82%) CRM
14 105 (13.69%) CSS
15 103 (13.43%) Lync
16 102 (13.30%) C#
16 102 (13.30%) Finance
17 101 (13.17%) JavaScript
18 98 (12.78%) Dynamics CRM
19 97 (12.65%) HTML
20 88 (11.47%) Windows Server 2008
21 79 (10.30%) Agile Software Development
22 76 (9.91%) ITIL
22 76 (9.91%) PRINCE2
23 75 (9.78%) ASP.NET
24 68 (8.87%) MS Exchange
24 68 (8.87%) Migration
25 64 (8.34%) Project Management
25 64 (8.34%) VMware
25 64 (8.34%) Office 365

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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
1 181 (23.60%) SharePoint 2013
2 114 (14.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 103 (13.43%) Lync
4 68 (8.87%) MS Exchange
5 59 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
6 44 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 40 (5.22%) SharePoint Server
8 35 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 34 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 24 (3.13%) IIS
11 23 (3.00%) CMS
12 16 (2.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (1.83%) Node.js
14 13 (1.69%) IBM Notes
15 12 (1.56%) MS Project Server
16 10 (1.30%) SAS
17 8 (1.04%) WebSphere
18 6 (0.78%) Drupal
19 5 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 152 (19.82%) MS Excel
2 112 (14.60%) MS Office
3 47 (6.13%) MS Project
4 42 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (4.17%) MS Visio
6 13 (1.69%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.78%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.39%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.13%) DOC1
11 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 98 (12.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (4.56%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.65%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.13%) Tridion
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.13%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Changepoint
6 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 64 (8.34%) Office 365
2 32 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.78%) SaaS
5 4 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.17%) Intranet
2 30 (3.91%) Firewall
3 28 (3.65%) SAN
4 24 (3.13%) DNS
5 22 (2.87%) SMTP
6 16 (2.09%) DHCP
7 15 (1.96%) 3G
7 15 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (1.83%) LAN
9 13 (1.69%) Internet
10 11 (1.43%) Broadband
11 10 (1.30%) MPLS
11 10 (1.30%) NAS
12 9 (1.17%) WAN
13 8 (1.04%) VoIP
13 8 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (0.91%) BGP
14 7 (0.91%) LDAP
14 7 (0.91%) TCP/IP
14 7 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (17.47%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (1.83%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.43%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.17%) PerformancePoint
10 7 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.91%) OLAP
10 7 (0.91%) MySQL
11 6 (0.78%) MS Access
12 5 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Power View
13 3 (0.39%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (0.39%) QlikView
13 3 (0.39%) IDOL
13 3 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 51 (6.65%) Visual Studio
2 33 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (0.39%) NUnit
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.26%) Firebug
8 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.13%) Selenium
8 1 (0.13%) Subversion
8 1 (0.13%) JIRA
8 1 (0.13%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 102 (13.30%) Finance
2 60 (7.82%) Telecoms
3 20 (2.61%) Publishing
4 19 (2.48%) Marketing
5 13 (1.69%) Advertising
6 12 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.17%) Retail
9 8 (1.04%) Electronics
10 6 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.78%) Billing
11 4 (0.52%) Back Office
11 4 (0.52%) Legal
12 3 (0.39%) Front Office
12 3 (0.39%) German Language
12 3 (0.39%) Banking
13 2 (0.26%) French Language
13 2 (0.26%) Military
14 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 170 (22.16%) Developer
2 135 (17.60%) Analyst
3 76 (9.91%) Architect
3 76 (9.91%) SharePoint Developer
4 66 (8.60%) Consultant
5 54 (7.04%) Administrator
6 44 (5.74%) Business Analyst
7 40 (5.22%) Project Manager
8 37 (4.82%) .NET Developer
9 35 (4.56%) Technical Architect
9 35 (4.56%) SharePoint Consultant
10 30 (3.91%) Support Engineer
11 21 (2.74%) SharePoint Architect
12 18 (2.35%) Front-End Developer
13 17 (2.22%) Designer
13 17 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 17 (2.22%) Systems Administrator
13 17 (2.22%) Coordinator
14 16 (2.09%) Desktop Support
15 15 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (21.25%) .NET
2 105 (13.69%) CSS
3 97 (12.65%) HTML
4 75 (9.78%) ASP.NET
5 57 (7.43%) XML
6 45 (5.87%) jQuery
7 43 (5.61%) WCF
8 38 (4.95%) .NET Framework
9 26 (3.39%) Web Services
10 24 (3.13%) Application Packaging
11 20 (2.61%) XSLT
12 16 (2.09%) WF
13 15 (1.96%) AngularJS
14 14 (1.83%) WPF
15 13 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (1.43%) HTML5
16 11 (1.43%) ExpressJS
16 11 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 10 (1.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 10 (1.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 62 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (5.87%) Clustering
3 26 (3.39%) Blackberry
4 16 (2.09%) User Experience
4 16 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
5 14 (1.83%) Visualisation
6 10 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.30%) Replication
7 8 (1.04%) CMDB
8 7 (0.91%) E-Learning
8 7 (0.91%) DTV
8 7 (0.91%) Smart Meter
9 6 (0.78%) iPhone
9 6 (0.78%) Mobile App
9 6 (0.78%) PKI
10 5 (0.65%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.52%) FMCG
11 4 (0.52%) Social Media
11 4 (0.52%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 187 (24.38%) Windows
2 88 (11.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (7.04%) Windows 7
3 54 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (3.91%) Linux
6 17 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (2.09%) Windows XP
8 12 (1.56%) UNIX
9 9 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.13%) Android
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.13%) AIX
12 1 (0.13%) Solaris
12 1 (0.13%) VMS
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (13.82%) CRM
2 79 (10.30%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (9.91%) ITIL
3 76 (9.91%) PRINCE2
4 68 (8.87%) Migration
5 64 (8.34%) Project Management
6 49 (6.39%) Workflow
7 48 (6.26%) MVC
7 48 (6.26%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (5.08%) Change Management
8 39 (5.08%) SOA
9 38 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (4.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 34 (4.43%) Service Delivery
12 31 (4.04%) Scrum
13 29 (3.78%) Mentoring
14 23 (3.00%) System Testing
15 21 (2.74%) Security Management
16 20 (2.61%) Document Management
16 20 (2.61%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 155 (20.21%) SQL
2 102 (13.30%) C#
3 101 (13.17%) JavaScript
4 58 (7.56%) PowerShell
5 25 (3.26%) VB.NET
6 22 (2.87%) VBA
7 7 (0.91%) Java
7 7 (0.91%) VB
8 6 (0.78%) C
8 6 (0.78%) PHP
8 6 (0.78%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.65%) VBScript
9 5 (0.65%) Python
10 4 (0.52%) XAML
11 3 (0.39%) Perl
11 3 (0.39%) Bourne shell
11 3 (0.39%) Korn
12 2 (0.26%) X++
12 2 (0.26%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 170 (22.16%) Security Cleared
2 131 (17.08%) SC Cleared
3 28 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (2.61%) Degree
4 20 (2.61%) DV Cleared
5 19 (2.48%) MCSE
6 18 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (1.83%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.69%) MCP
9 11 (1.43%) PMP
10 10 (1.30%) ISEB
11 8 (1.04%) CISSP
11 8 (1.04%) CISM
11 8 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (0.91%) CRISC
13 5 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.65%) MCTS
13 5 (0.65%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.87%) SLA
2 23 (3.00%) QA
3 12 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.13%) HL7
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.13%) P3O
System Software
1 109 (14.21%) Active Directory
2 41 (5.35%) Hyper-V
3 24 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.17%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.78%) UAG
6 5 (0.65%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.52%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.39%) NFS
8 3 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.39%) XenApp
9 2 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.13%) VMware GSX
10 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 23 (3.00%) SCCM
1 23 (3.00%) ARCserve
2 20 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (1.69%) HP SIM
4 10 (1.30%) SCOM
5 8 (1.04%) Backup Exec
6 7 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.91%) FortiGate
7 6 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (0.78%) NetBackup
7 6 (0.78%) MOM
7 6 (0.78%) Nagios
8 3 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.39%) Nessus
8 3 (0.39%) WSUS
9 2 (0.26%) Control-M
9 2 (0.26%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.26%) MIIS
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (0.26%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 321 (41.85%) Microsoft
2 64 (8.34%) VMware
3 60 (7.82%) HP
4 35 (4.56%) Citrix
5 30 (3.91%) SAP
6 27 (3.52%) Oracle
7 25 (3.26%) Cisco
8 21 (2.74%) CA
9 17 (2.22%) Red Hat
10 14 (1.83%) Symantec
11 13 (1.69%) Lotus
12 12 (1.56%) Altiris
12 12 (1.56%) Ektron
13 11 (1.43%) Remedy
14 9 (1.17%) CheckPoint
14 9 (1.17%) 3PAR
15 8 (1.04%) F5
15 8 (1.04%) Adobe
16 7 (0.91%) Business Objects
16 7 (0.91%) EMC
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