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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 41 53 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 406 320 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 4.22% 3.22% 4.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.67% 19.23% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 185 228
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 10
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £25.70 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-41.00% +19.04%
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
1791 1664 1599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.61% 16.77% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1160 943 900
Median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 75 85
Median hourly rate £14.00 £23.75 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% +48.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.15 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.11 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +43 148 £400 +14.28% 8
Hampshire +3 76 £350 -12.50% 12
Surrey 0 57 £425 - 11
Buckinghamshire +3 43 £430 +33.33% 5
Oxfordshire +20 40 £319 -27.14% 6
Middlesex +3 10 £298 -15.00%
Kent -21 10 £328 +3.14% 3
West Sussex -41 10 £313 -8.08% 4
Home Counties - 2 £475 -
Sussex - 1 - -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 327 (45.23%) Microsoft
2 233 (32.23%) Security Cleared
3 183 (25.31%) SC Cleared
4 180 (24.90%) Windows
5 171 (23.65%) SQL Server
6 161 (22.27%) SQL
7 143 (19.78%) MS Excel
8 133 (18.40%) .NET
9 132 (18.26%) Active Directory
10 125 (17.29%) Finance
11 115 (15.91%) Office 365
12 114 (15.77%) C#
13 109 (15.08%) SharePoint 2013
14 101 (13.97%) Migration
15 98 (13.55%) Windows Server
16 96 (13.28%) Project Management
17 88 (12.17%) CRM
18 83 (11.48%) MS Office
19 82 (11.34%) VMware
20 80 (11.07%) Oracle
21 79 (10.93%) MS Exchange
22 75 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
23 73 (10.10%) Dynamics CRM
23 73 (10.10%) PowerShell
24 63 (8.71%) Microsoft Azure
25 60 (8.30%) Windows Server 2008
26 59 (8.16%) JavaScript
27 57 (7.88%) SharePoint 2010
28 56 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
29 55 (7.61%) MS Project

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 109 (15.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 79 (10.93%) MS Exchange
3 57 (7.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 44 (6.09%) Skype for Business
5 41 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 34 (4.70%) IIS
7 26 (3.60%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
9 18 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.80%) CMS
11 11 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (1.24%) Office Communications Server
12 9 (1.24%) WordPress
13 4 (0.55%) Apache
13 4 (0.55%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.41%) Documentum
14 3 (0.41%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 143 (19.78%) MS Excel
2 83 (11.48%) MS Office
3 55 (7.61%) MS Project
4 31 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (2.77%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.11%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.55%) SOLIDWORKS
7 4 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 73 (10.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.28%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.14%) Line 500
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.14%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.14%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.14%) Staffware
6 1 (0.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 115 (15.91%) Office 365
2 63 (8.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.90%) IaaS
4 12 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.66%) PaaS
5 8 (1.11%) Yammer
6 7 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.97%) SaaS
7 6 (0.83%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.14%) Force.com
9 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.53%) Intranet
2 33 (4.56%) SAN
3 22 (3.04%) Skype
4 21 (2.90%) DNS
5 19 (2.63%) LAN
6 18 (2.49%) Firewall
6 18 (2.49%) WAN
7 17 (2.35%) Internet
8 13 (1.80%) DHCP
9 12 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (1.38%) VPN
11 9 (1.24%) NAS
12 8 (1.11%) TCP/IP
13 5 (0.69%) CTI
13 5 (0.69%) Extranet
13 5 (0.69%) FTP
13 5 (0.69%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.69%) SMTP
13 5 (0.69%) VLAN
14 4 (0.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (23.65%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (5.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (1.24%) Big Data
9 9 (1.24%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.24%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.24%) PerformancePoint
9 9 (1.24%) QlikView
9 9 (1.24%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.97%) MySQL
10 7 (0.97%) OLAP
11 6 (0.83%) MS Access
11 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.11%) JIRA
4 7 (0.97%) Selenium
5 5 (0.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 5 (0.69%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.69%) Jasmine
5 5 (0.69%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.28%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.28%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.28%) Gradle
7 2 (0.28%) Hudson
7 2 (0.28%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.28%) JMeter
7 2 (0.28%) JUnit
7 2 (0.28%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.28%) Subversion
7 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 125 (17.29%) Finance
2 31 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.07%) Marketing
4 13 (1.80%) Military
5 12 (1.66%) Advertising
5 12 (1.66%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (1.66%) Retail
6 9 (1.24%) Spanish Language
7 8 (1.11%) Publishing
8 7 (0.97%) Billing
9 6 (0.83%) Electronics
10 5 (0.69%) Banking
10 5 (0.69%) German Language
10 5 (0.69%) Legal
11 3 (0.41%) Front Office
11 3 (0.41%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.28%) French Language
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 131 (18.12%) Analyst
2 120 (16.60%) Developer
3 97 (13.42%) Architect
4 69 (9.54%) Consultant
5 65 (8.99%) SharePoint Developer
6 42 (5.81%) Project Manager
6 42 (5.81%) SharePoint Architect
7 34 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
8 32 (4.43%) Business Analyst
9 31 (4.29%) SharePoint Consultant
10 30 (4.15%) Support Engineer
11 28 (3.87%) Administrator
12 26 (3.60%) Designer
13 22 (3.04%) SharePoint Engineer
14 21 (2.90%) SharePoint Analyst
15 19 (2.63%) Support Analyst
16 18 (2.49%) .NET Developer
16 18 (2.49%) PMO Analyst
17 17 (2.35%) Technical Architect
18 16 (2.21%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (18.40%) .NET
2 49 (6.78%) CSS
3 45 (6.22%) ASP.NET
4 44 (6.09%) HTML
5 33 (4.56%) jQuery
5 33 (4.56%) Web Services
6 25 (3.46%) XML
7 22 (3.04%) .NET Framework
8 14 (1.94%) Entity Framework
9 12 (1.66%) WCF
10 10 (1.38%) HTML5
11 9 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (1.11%) Ajax
13 7 (0.97%) Flash
13 7 (0.97%) SOAP
14 6 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (0.83%) Castle Windsor
14 6 (0.83%) ODBC
14 6 (0.83%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.33%) Management Information System
2 35 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (2.63%) User Experience
4 16 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.07%) Data Centre
6 14 (1.94%) Clustering
7 13 (1.80%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.66%) N-Tier
9 11 (1.52%) Blackberry
10 10 (1.38%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.38%) Statistics
11 9 (1.24%) Wiki
12 8 (1.11%) PKI
13 7 (0.97%) Public Cloud
13 7 (0.97%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.83%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.83%) Fintech
14 6 (0.83%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.83%) W3C
15 5 (0.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 180 (24.90%) Windows
2 98 (13.55%) Windows Server
3 60 (8.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (7.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (4.56%) Linux
6 24 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (2.90%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.52%) Windows XP
9 10 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.11%) Unix
11 6 (0.83%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.69%) Solaris
13 4 (0.55%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.55%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.41%) SUSE
15 2 (0.28%) AIX
15 2 (0.28%) Android
15 2 (0.28%) Debian
15 2 (0.28%) NetWare
16 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (13.97%) Migration
2 96 (13.28%) Project Management
3 88 (12.17%) CRM
4 75 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
6 52 (7.19%) ITIL
6 52 (7.19%) PRINCE2
7 41 (5.67%) Configuration Management
8 38 (5.26%) Change Management
9 29 (4.01%) ERP
9 29 (4.01%) Presales
10 28 (3.87%) Content Management
10 28 (3.87%) Service Delivery
10 28 (3.87%) Validation
11 27 (3.73%) Workflow
12 26 (3.60%) Programme Management
13 25 (3.46%) Service Management
14 24 (3.32%) MVC
15 23 (3.18%) Business Analysis
15 23 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (22.27%) SQL
2 114 (15.77%) C#
3 73 (10.10%) PowerShell
4 59 (8.16%) JavaScript
5 29 (4.01%) T-SQL
6 27 (3.73%) Java
7 18 (2.49%) C
8 16 (2.21%) VBScript
9 11 (1.52%) VB.NET
10 10 (1.38%) VBA
11 9 (1.24%) VB
12 7 (0.97%) PL/SQL
12 7 (0.97%) Python
13 6 (0.83%) C++
14 5 (0.69%) R
14 5 (0.69%) Scala
14 5 (0.69%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.69%) XAML
15 4 (0.55%) PHP
16 2 (0.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 233 (32.23%) Security Cleared
2 183 (25.31%) SC Cleared
3 53 (7.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 32 (4.43%) Degree
6 27 (3.73%) MCSE
7 15 (2.07%) ISTQB
8 13 (1.80%) MCITP
9 12 (1.66%) MCP
9 12 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 11 (1.52%) ISEB
10 11 (1.52%) MCSD
10 11 (1.52%) MCTS
10 11 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (1.38%) PMP
12 9 (1.24%) MCSA
13 8 (1.11%) PMI Certification
14 7 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 7 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.70%) SLA
2 22 (3.04%) QA
3 5 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.55%) GxP
5 3 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.41%) P3O
6 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.14%) GAMP
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) SDET
System Software
1 132 (18.26%) Active Directory
2 50 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (4.43%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.66%) VMware ESX
4 12 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (1.66%) vSphere
5 8 (1.11%) ISA Server
5 8 (1.11%) XenApp
6 5 (0.69%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.55%) UAG
8 3 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.14%) NFS
10 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (3.60%) SCCM
2 18 (2.49%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (1.80%) SCOM
4 8 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 6 (0.83%) SCDPM
6 6 (0.83%) SCSM
6 6 (0.83%) SCVMM
7 5 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.55%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.55%) OpenView
8 4 (0.55%) Puppet
8 4 (0.55%) Windows Intune
9 2 (0.28%) ArcSight ESM
9 2 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.28%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 327 (45.23%) Microsoft
2 82 (11.34%) VMware
3 80 (11.07%) Oracle
4 38 (5.26%) HP
5 36 (4.98%) Remedy
6 35 (4.84%) Citrix
7 31 (4.29%) SAP
8 20 (2.77%) Cisco
9 13 (1.80%) EMC
10 9 (1.24%) CommVault
10 9 (1.24%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.11%) Huawei
11 8 (1.11%) Intel Security
12 7 (0.97%) Fujitsu
12 7 (0.97%) NetApp
12 7 (0.97%) Tableau
13 6 (0.83%) 3PAR
13 6 (0.83%) Dell
13 6 (0.83%) Siebel
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