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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 45 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 367 313 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 4.02% 3.35% 4.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.54% 20.05% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 198 212
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £227 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
- +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
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
1704 1561 1611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.65% 16.70% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1083 930 909
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 55 71
Median hourly rate £15.63 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.40 £12.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

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 30 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 30 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 30 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 +26 130 £413 +26.92% 15
Hampshire -3 73 £375 +0.67% 14
Surrey -7 49 £425 +13.33% 16
Buckinghamshire +1 42 £430 +33.85% 7
Oxfordshire +6 34 £290 -27.50% 6
West Sussex -35 13 £338 -0.73% 1
Kent -2 9 £321 -35.75% 2
Middlesex -3 6 £460 +41.53%
Home Counties +1 1 - -
East Sussex -10 1 £300 -11.43% 3
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 303 (43.29%) Microsoft
2 220 (31.43%) Security Cleared
3 178 (25.43%) SC Cleared
4 170 (24.29%) Windows
5 168 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 140 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 137 (19.57%) SQL
8 134 (19.14%) MS Excel
9 122 (17.43%) .NET
10 111 (15.86%) Finance
11 108 (15.43%) C#
12 100 (14.29%) Office 365
13 99 (14.14%) SharePoint 2013
13 99 (14.14%) Migration
14 96 (13.71%) Windows Server
15 89 (12.71%) Project Management
16 82 (11.71%) CRM
17 78 (11.14%) VMware
18 77 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
19 76 (10.86%) Oracle
20 72 (10.29%) MS Office
20 72 (10.29%) MS Exchange
21 66 (9.43%) Dynamics CRM
22 64 (9.14%) PowerShell
23 60 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
24 58 (8.29%) JavaScript
25 56 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
26 53 (7.57%) SharePoint 2010
26 53 (7.57%) Management Information System
27 51 (7.29%) 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 99 (14.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 72 (10.29%) MS Exchange
3 53 (7.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 46 (6.57%) Skype for Business
5 37 (5.29%) IIS
6 34 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (3.43%) SharePoint Server
8 20 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
9 19 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (1.71%) CMS
10 12 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (1.29%) WordPress
13 7 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
14 5 (0.71%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.57%) Apache
16 3 (0.43%) Confluence
16 3 (0.43%) IBM Notes
16 3 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 134 (19.14%) MS Excel
2 72 (10.29%) MS Office
3 51 (7.29%) MS Project
4 28 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.00%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.00%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 66 (9.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.29%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.14%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.14%) Staffware
6 1 (0.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 100 (14.29%) Office 365
2 60 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.14%) IaaS
4 12 (1.71%) PaaS
4 12 (1.71%) Yammer
5 10 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (1.00%) SaaS
7 6 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.86%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.14%) Force.com
9 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.57%) Intranet
2 25 (3.57%) SAN
3 24 (3.43%) Skype
4 22 (3.14%) DNS
5 21 (3.00%) LAN
6 18 (2.57%) Firewall
6 18 (2.57%) WAN
7 17 (2.43%) Internet
8 11 (1.57%) DHCP
9 10 (1.43%) VPN
10 9 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (0.86%) Kerberos
12 5 (0.71%) CTI
12 5 (0.71%) Extranet
12 5 (0.71%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.57%) FTP
13 4 (0.57%) VLAN
13 4 (0.57%) VoIP
13 4 (0.57%) Wireless
14 3 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (2.29%) EDRMS
5 16 (2.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (1.29%) Big Data
8 9 (1.29%) Hadoop
8 9 (1.29%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.29%) PerformancePoint
8 9 (1.29%) QlikView
8 9 (1.29%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.14%) MS Access
10 7 (1.00%) MySQL
11 6 (0.86%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 37 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (4.43%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.14%) Selenium
4 5 (0.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (0.71%) JIRA
4 5 (0.71%) SpecFlow
5 4 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.57%) Jasmine
6 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.29%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.29%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.29%) Gradle
7 2 (0.29%) Hudson
7 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.29%) JMeter
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.29%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.29%) Subversion
7 2 (0.29%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.29%) TestDirector
General
1 111 (15.86%) Finance
2 31 (4.43%) Telecoms
3 18 (2.57%) Marketing
4 13 (1.86%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.71%) Military
5 12 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (1.43%) Retail
7 9 (1.29%) Advertising
7 9 (1.29%) Publishing
7 9 (1.29%) Spanish Language
8 6 (0.86%) Billing
9 5 (0.71%) Electronics
10 4 (0.57%) German Language
10 4 (0.57%) Legal
11 3 (0.43%) Banking
11 3 (0.43%) Front Office
11 3 (0.43%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.29%) French Language
12 2 (0.29%) Local Government
13 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 137 (19.57%) Analyst
2 118 (16.86%) Developer
3 85 (12.14%) Architect
4 69 (9.86%) Consultant
5 60 (8.57%) SharePoint Developer
6 41 (5.86%) Project Manager
6 41 (5.86%) SharePoint Architect
7 40 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 39 (5.57%) Business Analyst
9 32 (4.57%) SharePoint Consultant
10 28 (4.00%) SharePoint Analyst
11 24 (3.43%) Administrator
11 24 (3.43%) Designer
12 23 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (3.00%) Support Analyst
14 20 (2.86%) .NET Developer
15 19 (2.71%) SharePoint Business Analyst
15 19 (2.71%) SharePoint Engineer
16 17 (2.43%) PMO Analyst
17 16 (2.29%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (17.43%) .NET
2 48 (6.86%) CSS
3 44 (6.29%) ASP.NET
4 40 (5.71%) HTML
5 35 (5.00%) jQuery
6 34 (4.86%) Web Services
7 26 (3.71%) XML
8 21 (3.00%) .NET Framework
9 17 (2.43%) WCF
10 15 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (2.00%) Entity Framework
12 13 (1.86%) Flash
13 9 (1.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (1.14%) Ajax
15 7 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (1.00%) SAML
16 6 (0.86%) Breeze.js
16 6 (0.86%) Castle Windsor
16 6 (0.86%) Durandal
16 6 (0.86%) React
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.57%) Management Information System
2 33 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (2.86%) User Experience
4 13 (1.86%) Data Centre
5 12 (1.71%) Clustering
5 12 (1.71%) N-Tier
6 10 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.43%) Statistics
7 9 (1.29%) Wiki
8 7 (1.00%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.00%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.00%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.86%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.86%) Fintech
9 6 (0.86%) NHS
9 6 (0.86%) PKI
9 6 (0.86%) Smart Meter
10 5 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 170 (24.29%) Windows
2 96 (13.71%) Windows Server
3 56 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (3.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (3.57%) Linux
7 17 (2.43%) Windows 7
8 13 (1.86%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.14%) Unix
10 7 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.00%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.86%) Solaris
12 3 (0.43%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.29%) AIX
13 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.29%) Debian
13 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.29%) SUSE
13 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (14.14%) Migration
2 89 (12.71%) Project Management
3 82 (11.71%) CRM
4 77 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (6.00%) ITIL
7 38 (5.43%) PRINCE2
8 34 (4.86%) Change Management
8 34 (4.86%) Configuration Management
9 29 (4.14%) MVC
9 29 (4.14%) Presales
10 27 (3.86%) Service Delivery
11 26 (3.71%) Content Management
12 25 (3.57%) Validation
13 24 (3.43%) Document Management
14 23 (3.29%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (3.14%) Data Modelling
16 21 (3.00%) Programme Management
16 21 (3.00%) Scrum
16 21 (3.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (19.57%) SQL
2 108 (15.43%) C#
3 64 (9.14%) PowerShell
4 58 (8.29%) JavaScript
5 31 (4.43%) Java
6 28 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 20 (2.86%) C
8 13 (1.86%) VBScript
9 11 (1.57%) VBA
10 10 (1.43%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.29%) PL/SQL
11 9 (1.29%) VB
12 8 (1.14%) Python
13 7 (1.00%) C++
14 6 (0.86%) R
15 5 (0.71%) Scala
15 5 (0.71%) TypeScript
15 5 (0.71%) XAML
16 3 (0.43%) PHP
17 2 (0.29%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 220 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 178 (25.43%) SC Cleared
3 47 (6.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (4.29%) DV Cleared
5 25 (3.57%) Degree
5 25 (3.57%) MCSE
6 16 (2.29%) ISTQB
7 13 (1.86%) MCITP
7 13 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (1.43%) ISEB
9 10 (1.43%) MCSD
9 10 (1.43%) MCTS
10 9 (1.29%) MCP
11 7 (1.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 7 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.86%) MCSA
12 6 (0.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.86%) SLA
2 22 (3.14%) QA
3 6 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.57%) GxP
5 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) GAMP
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) SDET
System Software
1 140 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 45 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (3.71%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.86%) ISA Server
5 12 (1.71%) VMware ESX
5 12 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (1.71%) XenApp
6 10 (1.43%) vSphere
7 5 (0.71%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.29%) UAG
10 2 (0.29%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.14%) NFS
11 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (3.29%) SCCM
2 14 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (1.86%) SCOM
4 8 (1.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 8 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (0.86%) SCDPM
5 6 (0.86%) SCSM
5 6 (0.86%) SCVMM
6 4 (0.57%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (0.57%) Puppet
6 4 (0.57%) Windows Intune
7 3 (0.43%) MOM
7 3 (0.43%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.43%) Netcool
7 3 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.29%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 303 (43.29%) Microsoft
2 78 (11.14%) VMware
3 76 (10.86%) Oracle
4 37 (5.29%) HP
4 37 (5.29%) Remedy
5 35 (5.00%) Citrix
6 28 (4.00%) SAP
7 22 (3.14%) Cisco
8 13 (1.86%) EMC
9 10 (1.43%) Fujitsu
9 10 (1.43%) Intel Security
9 10 (1.43%) NetApp
9 10 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.29%) CommVault
10 9 (1.29%) Meridio
11 8 (1.14%) Dell
11 8 (1.14%) Huawei
12 7 (1.00%) 3PAR
13 6 (0.86%) CheckPoint
13 6 (0.86%) Tableau
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