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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 67 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 222 374 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.91% 3.93% 4.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.58% 22.06% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 219 254
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 10
Median hourly rate £34.00 £34.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% +71.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.00 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £37.50 £25.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +33.33%
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
1263 1695 1713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 17.81% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 1018 988
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 55 67
Median hourly rate £34.00 £16.28 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.84% -15.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.57 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.70%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -13 64 £354 +8.84% 11
Hampshire +11 58 £310 -20.00% 9
Buckinghamshire -6 33 £463 +20.12% 3
Surrey -1 27 £391 -8.00% 13
West Sussex -7 20 £400 -17.44% 5
Oxfordshire -24 8 £265 -41.05% 6
Middlesex -1 6 £450 +45.16% 3
East Sussex +4 2 £413 +31.11% 3
Sussex 0 1 - -
Kent -7 1 £700 +86.66%
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 245 (45.04%) Microsoft
2 151 (27.76%) Office 365
3 128 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 121 (22.24%) MS Excel
5 106 (19.49%) Windows
6 102 (18.75%) SC Cleared
7 101 (18.57%) SQL
7 101 (18.57%) MS Office
8 88 (16.18%) SharePoint 2013
9 86 (15.81%) SQL Server
10 85 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
11 83 (15.26%) Active Directory
12 81 (14.89%) Finance
13 80 (14.71%) .NET
14 74 (13.60%) C#
15 70 (12.87%) Migration
16 66 (12.13%) Skype for Business
17 62 (11.40%) Project Management
18 55 (10.11%) Skype
19 54 (9.93%) MS PowerPoint
20 51 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
21 50 (9.19%) SharePoint 2010
22 48 (8.82%) JavaScript
23 46 (8.46%) XML
24 44 (8.09%) ITIL
24 44 (8.09%) Windows Server
25 43 (7.90%) Microsoft Azure
26 42 (7.72%) CSS
26 42 (7.72%) Web Services
26 42 (7.72%) CRM

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 88 (16.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 66 (12.13%) Skype for Business
3 50 (9.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 29 (5.33%) BizTalk Server
5 25 (4.60%) MS Exchange
6 23 (4.23%) IIS
7 15 (2.76%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (1.65%) Drupal
10 8 (1.47%) CMS
10 8 (1.47%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.92%) Documentum
13 5 (0.92%) K2 blackpearl
14 3 (0.55%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.55%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.55%) WordPress
15 2 (0.37%) Apache
15 2 (0.37%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 121 (22.24%) MS Excel
2 101 (18.57%) MS Office
3 54 (9.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (6.43%) MS Project
5 31 (5.70%) MS Visio
6 16 (2.94%) InfoPath
7 10 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.74%) Maya
8 4 (0.74%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.55%) InDesign
9 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (6.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.55%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) HFM
6 1 (0.18%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 1 (0.18%) Primavera
6 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.18%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.18%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 151 (27.76%) Office 365
2 43 (7.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.13%) OneDrive
4 15 (2.76%) Yammer
5 8 (1.47%) IaaS
6 5 (0.92%) PaaS
7 4 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 3 (0.55%) Google Drive
8 3 (0.55%) SaaS
9 2 (0.37%) Bluemix
9 2 (0.37%) Force.com
9 2 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.37%) Taleo
10 1 (0.18%) G Suite
10 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 55 (10.11%) Skype
2 34 (6.25%) SAN
3 25 (4.60%) DNS
4 23 (4.23%) DHCP
5 20 (3.68%) Intranet
6 11 (2.02%) Firewall
7 10 (1.84%) Extranet
7 10 (1.84%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.47%) LAN
8 8 (1.47%) WAN
9 7 (1.29%) ATM
10 6 (1.10%) HTTP
10 6 (1.10%) Internet
10 6 (1.10%) NAS
10 6 (1.10%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.92%) LDAP
12 4 (0.74%) Kerberos
12 4 (0.74%) MPLS
12 4 (0.74%) VoIP
12 4 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (15.81%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.47%) DB2
8 7 (1.29%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.92%) MS Access
9 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.74%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.55%) Big Data
11 3 (0.55%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.55%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (0.55%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.55%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (4.04%) Visual Studio
3 20 (3.68%) JIRA
4 13 (2.39%) Selenium
5 9 (1.65%) SpecFlow
6 5 (0.92%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.92%) MSI
6 5 (0.92%) NUnit
6 5 (0.92%) Subversion
7 4 (0.74%) WiX
8 3 (0.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.55%) webpack
8 3 (0.55%) Xcode
9 2 (0.37%) Checkstyle
9 2 (0.37%) Flyway
9 2 (0.37%) JMeter
9 2 (0.37%) Liquibase
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
General
1 81 (14.89%) Finance
2 21 (3.86%) Advertising
2 21 (3.86%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.94%) Spanish Language
4 15 (2.76%) Retail
5 12 (2.21%) Marketing
6 11 (2.02%) Banking
7 10 (1.84%) French Language
8 9 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.29%) Publishing
10 6 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.10%) Military
11 5 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.92%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.92%) Japanese Language
11 5 (0.92%) Local Government
12 4 (0.74%) Law
12 4 (0.74%) Legal
13 3 (0.55%) Back Office
14 2 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 108 (19.85%) Developer
2 83 (15.26%) Analyst
3 48 (8.82%) Architect
4 43 (7.90%) Project Manager
5 39 (7.17%) Consultant
6 35 (6.43%) SharePoint Developer
7 30 (5.51%) PMO Analyst
8 25 (4.60%) .NET Developer
8 25 (4.60%) Administrator
8 25 (4.60%) SharePoint Analyst
9 22 (4.04%) SharePoint Consultant
10 21 (3.86%) Support Engineer
11 19 (3.49%) Business Analyst
11 19 (3.49%) Onboarding Engineer
12 16 (2.94%) SharePoint Architect
13 13 (2.39%) SharePoint Specialist
13 13 (2.39%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (2.21%) CRM Developer
14 12 (2.21%) SharePoint Engineer
15 11 (2.02%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (14.71%) .NET
2 46 (8.46%) XML
3 42 (7.72%) CSS
3 42 (7.72%) Web Services
4 41 (7.54%) ASP.NET
5 40 (7.35%) HTML
6 33 (6.07%) jQuery
6 33 (6.07%) WCF
7 14 (2.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (2.57%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (2.39%) .NET Framework
8 13 (2.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (2.21%) Ajax
9 12 (2.21%) React
10 11 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (1.84%) HTML5
11 10 (1.84%) SOAP
12 9 (1.65%) Entity Framework
12 9 (1.65%) JSON
13 8 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.31%) e-Learning
3 17 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 10 (1.84%) Virtual Team
5 9 (1.65%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.47%) PKI
7 7 (1.29%) Blog
7 7 (1.29%) Clustering
7 7 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.29%) Replication
8 6 (1.10%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.10%) User Experience
9 4 (0.74%) PMI
9 4 (0.74%) Private Cloud
9 4 (0.74%) Social Media
10 3 (0.55%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.55%) SCADA
10 3 (0.55%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 106 (19.49%) Windows
2 44 (8.09%) Windows Server
3 29 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (3.13%) Linux
5 17 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 16 (2.94%) Windows 10
7 15 (2.76%) Unix
8 14 (2.57%) Solaris
9 12 (2.21%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.65%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.10%) zOS
13 5 (0.92%) Android
13 5 (0.92%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (12.87%) Migration
3 62 (11.40%) Project Management
4 51 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (8.09%) ITIL
6 42 (7.72%) CRM
7 38 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (6.43%) Scrum
9 33 (6.07%) Workflow
10 31 (5.70%) MVC
10 31 (5.70%) PRINCE2
11 26 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (4.60%) Service Delivery
13 22 (4.04%) Change Management
14 19 (3.49%) Waterfall
15 18 (3.31%) Identity Management
16 17 (3.13%) Logistics
16 17 (3.13%) Presales
16 17 (3.13%) Process Improvement
16 17 (3.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 101 (18.57%) SQL
2 74 (13.60%) C#
3 48 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 29 (5.33%) T-SQL
5 27 (4.96%) C
6 24 (4.41%) Java
7 20 (3.68%) PowerShell
8 12 (2.21%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.02%) TypeScript
9 11 (2.02%) VB
10 9 (1.65%) PHP
11 8 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.92%) VBA
13 3 (0.55%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.55%) C++
13 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.37%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.37%) Groovy
14 2 (0.37%) Python
14 2 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 128 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 102 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 39 (7.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (5.15%) Degree
5 23 (4.23%) DV Cleared
6 14 (2.57%) MCSE
7 9 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.47%) MCP
8 8 (1.47%) MCSA
9 7 (1.29%) CCNP
9 7 (1.29%) MCITP
10 6 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (1.10%) CCNA
11 5 (0.92%) ECDL
11 5 (0.92%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.74%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.74%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.74%) MCTS
12 4 (0.74%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.60%) SLA
2 13 (2.39%) QA
3 5 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.74%) GAMP
5 2 (0.37%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.18%) EFQM
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 83 (15.26%) Active Directory
2 27 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.21%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.47%) ISA Server
5 6 (1.10%) Firmware
6 5 (0.92%) vSphere
7 4 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.74%) XenApp
8 3 (0.55%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.37%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (5.33%) SCCM
2 11 (2.02%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (1.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (1.47%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.29%) SCOM
6 6 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.92%) Netcool
8 4 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.55%) WSUS
10 2 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.37%) Oozie
11 1 (0.18%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 245 (45.04%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.62%) VMware
3 34 (6.25%) Oracle
4 24 (4.41%) HP
5 18 (3.31%) Citrix
6 17 (3.13%) SAP
7 16 (2.94%) EMC
8 15 (2.76%) Intel Security
9 13 (2.39%) Cisco
9 13 (2.39%) Remedy
10 11 (2.02%) Dell
11 8 (1.47%) BMC
11 8 (1.47%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.29%) Adobe
12 7 (1.29%) Fujitsu
12 7 (1.29%) Sophos
13 6 (1.10%) Altiris
14 5 (0.92%) IBM
14 5 (0.92%) NetApp
14 5 (0.92%) Veritas
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