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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 44 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 331 352 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.75% 3.68% 4.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.56% 22.08% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 230 193
Median daily rate £384 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.42% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £243 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £475 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.59 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.16% -38.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.67 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £24.75 £55.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +18.91%
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
1610 1594 1692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.24% 16.64% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 985 913
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 53 74
Median hourly rate £27.50 £18.68 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.21% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.22 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £36.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +22 123 £400 +15.10% 11
Surrey +10 73 £438 +16.66% 19
Hampshire -17 68 £350 -6.04% 17
Buckinghamshire +4 28 £425 +21.42% 3
Oxfordshire -14 12 £240 -40.00% 8
West Sussex -14 9 £420 +24.44% 6
East Sussex -3 8 £300 - 4
Kent +5 5 £400 +18.08% 4
Middlesex -9 2 £500 +49.25%
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 308 (42.37%) Microsoft
2 218 (29.99%) Security Cleared
3 188 (25.86%) Windows
4 181 (24.90%) SC Cleared
5 160 (22.01%) SQL Server
6 136 (18.71%) Active Directory
7 134 (18.43%) Office 365
8 133 (18.29%) MS Excel
9 132 (18.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 131 (18.02%) SQL
11 123 (16.92%) .NET
12 113 (15.54%) C#
13 107 (14.72%) Migration
14 101 (13.89%) Finance
15 100 (13.76%) Windows Server
16 99 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
17 88 (12.10%) Project Management
18 81 (11.14%) VMware
19 80 (11.00%) MS Office
20 76 (10.45%) CRM
21 75 (10.32%) MS Exchange
22 73 (10.04%) Skype for Business
22 73 (10.04%) Microsoft Azure
23 70 (9.63%) Oracle
24 66 (9.08%) JavaScript
24 66 (9.08%) Dynamics CRM
25 62 (8.53%) SharePoint 2010
26 61 (8.39%) PowerShell
27 59 (8.12%) Windows Server 2008
28 57 (7.84%) ASP.NET

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
1 132 (18.16%) SharePoint 2013
2 75 (10.32%) MS Exchange
3 73 (10.04%) Skype for Business
4 62 (8.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 41 (5.64%) IIS
6 31 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
7 28 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
8 20 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (2.06%) CMS
10 12 (1.65%) WordPress
11 9 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.55%) Apache
14 3 (0.41%) Documentum
14 3 (0.41%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 3 (0.41%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 133 (18.29%) MS Excel
2 80 (11.00%) MS Office
3 47 (6.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (6.05%) MS Project
5 24 (3.30%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.10%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.83%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.41%) InDesign
10 1 (0.14%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 66 (9.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.41%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.14%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 134 (18.43%) Office 365
2 73 (10.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.16%) IaaS
4 17 (2.34%) OneDrive
5 14 (1.93%) Yammer
6 13 (1.79%) PaaS
7 9 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (1.24%) SaaS
8 5 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.41%) Force.com
10 2 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 54 (7.43%) Skype
2 40 (5.50%) SAN
3 33 (4.54%) Intranet
4 31 (4.26%) DNS
5 21 (2.89%) Firewall
6 20 (2.75%) LAN
7 19 (2.61%) Internet
7 19 (2.61%) WAN
8 18 (2.48%) DHCP
9 10 (1.38%) TCP/IP
9 10 (1.38%) VPN
10 9 (1.24%) HTTP
10 9 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.96%) Kerberos
11 7 (0.96%) NAS
11 7 (0.96%) Wireless
12 6 (0.83%) Unified Communications
12 6 (0.83%) VoIP
13 4 (0.55%) Extranet
13 4 (0.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (22.01%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.20%) EDRMS
7 11 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.24%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.10%) Big Data
9 8 (1.10%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.96%) MS Access
10 7 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.83%) InterSystems Cache
11 6 (0.83%) Power BI
11 6 (0.83%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.69%) PowerPivot
13 4 (0.55%) Datazen
Development Applications
1 47 (6.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 18 (2.48%) JIRA
4 17 (2.34%) Selenium
5 11 (1.51%) SpecFlow
6 8 (1.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 8 (1.10%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.96%) Subversion
8 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (0.69%) Jasmine
9 5 (0.69%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.55%) Babel
10 4 (0.55%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.55%) Gradle
10 4 (0.55%) JMeter
10 4 (0.55%) MSI
10 4 (0.55%) NUnit
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.55%) webpack
11 3 (0.41%) JUnit
General
1 101 (13.89%) Finance
2 25 (3.44%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.89%) Marketing
4 18 (2.48%) Spanish Language
5 13 (1.79%) Military
6 12 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (1.65%) Publishing
6 12 (1.65%) Retail
7 11 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.38%) Advertising
9 5 (0.69%) Electronics
10 4 (0.55%) German Language
11 3 (0.41%) Back Office
11 3 (0.41%) Banking
11 3 (0.41%) Billing
11 3 (0.41%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.41%) Local Government
12 2 (0.28%) French Language
12 2 (0.28%) Legal
13 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 130 (17.88%) Analyst
2 119 (16.37%) Developer
3 79 (10.87%) Architect
4 71 (9.77%) Consultant
5 50 (6.88%) Support Engineer
6 46 (6.33%) Project Manager
7 45 (6.19%) SharePoint Developer
8 40 (5.50%) Business Analyst
9 37 (5.09%) SharePoint Consultant
10 31 (4.26%) SharePoint Architect
11 30 (4.13%) SharePoint Analyst
12 28 (3.85%) .NET Developer
13 27 (3.71%) Administrator
14 24 (3.30%) PMO Analyst
15 22 (3.03%) Web Engineer
15 22 (3.03%) Web Support Engineer
16 21 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
17 20 (2.75%) SharePoint Business Analyst
18 19 (2.61%) CRM Developer
18 19 (2.61%) Onboarding Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (16.92%) .NET
2 57 (7.84%) ASP.NET
3 51 (7.02%) CSS
4 47 (6.46%) Web Services
5 46 (6.33%) XML
6 44 (6.05%) jQuery
7 41 (5.64%) HTML
8 39 (5.36%) WCF
9 28 (3.85%) .NET Framework
10 20 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (2.48%) Entity Framework
11 18 (2.48%) Flash
11 18 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (1.79%) Ajax
12 13 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (1.79%) SOAP
13 12 (1.65%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (1.65%) React
14 11 (1.51%) JSON
14 11 (1.51%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.78%) Management Information System
2 31 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.03%) User Experience
4 17 (2.34%) Clustering
5 13 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (1.65%) N-Tier
7 11 (1.51%) Data Centre
7 11 (1.51%) PKI
8 7 (0.96%) Wiki
9 6 (0.83%) Blackberry
9 6 (0.83%) Blog
9 6 (0.83%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.83%) Fintech
9 6 (0.83%) Public Cloud
9 6 (0.83%) Replication
9 6 (0.83%) Smart Meter
10 5 (0.69%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.69%) Social Media
11 4 (0.55%) FMCG
11 4 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 188 (25.86%) Windows
2 100 (13.76%) Windows Server
3 59 (8.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (3.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (3.03%) Linux
6 22 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 15 (2.06%) Windows XP
8 10 (1.38%) Windows 10
9 9 (1.24%) Unix
10 8 (1.10%) Solaris
11 5 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.69%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.41%) Android
13 2 (0.28%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.14%) Debian
14 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (14.72%) Migration
2 99 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (12.10%) Project Management
4 76 (10.45%) CRM
5 48 (6.60%) ITIL
6 46 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
6 46 (6.33%) MVC
7 41 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 38 (5.23%) PRINCE2
9 34 (4.68%) Configuration Management
10 32 (4.40%) Change Management
11 28 (3.85%) Presales
12 27 (3.71%) Programme Management
13 26 (3.58%) Workflow
14 25 (3.44%) Scrum
15 24 (3.30%) Document Management
15 24 (3.30%) Time Management
15 24 (3.30%) Validation
16 23 (3.16%) Content Management
17 21 (2.89%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 131 (18.02%) SQL
2 113 (15.54%) C#
3 66 (9.08%) JavaScript
4 61 (8.39%) PowerShell
5 38 (5.23%) Java
6 37 (5.09%) T-SQL
7 24 (3.30%) C
8 15 (2.06%) PL/SQL
9 13 (1.79%) VB
10 11 (1.51%) TypeScript
11 9 (1.24%) VBScript
12 8 (1.10%) C++
13 7 (0.96%) Python
13 7 (0.96%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.69%) R
15 4 (0.55%) Groovy
15 4 (0.55%) Scala
15 4 (0.55%) VBA
15 4 (0.55%) XAML
16 3 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 218 (29.99%) Security Cleared
2 181 (24.90%) SC Cleared
3 44 (6.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (4.40%) DV Cleared
5 28 (3.85%) MCSE
6 25 (3.44%) Degree
7 13 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (1.65%) ISTQB
9 11 (1.51%) MCITP
9 11 (1.51%) MCP
9 11 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (1.38%) ISEB
11 8 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (1.10%) MCTS
12 7 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.69%) CCNP
13 5 (0.69%) MCSA
13 5 (0.69%) MCSD
14 4 (0.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.05%) SLA
2 25 (3.44%) QA
3 8 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.55%) GxP
5 3 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.41%) GAMP
5 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.28%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.28%) SDET
7 1 (0.14%) EFQM
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 136 (18.71%) Active Directory
2 53 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.48%) ISA Server
4 16 (2.20%) XenApp
5 15 (2.06%) Hyper-V
6 13 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (1.51%) VMware ESX
7 11 (1.51%) vSphere
8 4 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.55%) Firmware
8 4 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.55%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.28%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.14%) UAG
11 1 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (3.99%) SCCM
2 17 (2.34%) SCOM
3 15 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (1.51%) NetBackup
5 10 (1.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 8 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (0.96%) Netcool
8 6 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.83%) SCDPM
8 6 (0.83%) SCSM
8 6 (0.83%) SCVMM
9 5 (0.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (0.41%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
11 3 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.41%) MOM
11 3 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
11 3 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 308 (42.37%) Microsoft
2 81 (11.14%) VMware
3 70 (9.63%) Oracle
4 43 (5.91%) HP
5 36 (4.95%) Citrix
6 32 (4.40%) Remedy
7 29 (3.99%) SAP
8 23 (3.16%) Cisco
9 22 (3.03%) EMC
10 17 (2.34%) Intel Security
11 15 (2.06%) Fujitsu
12 14 (1.93%) Dell
13 12 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (1.51%) NetApp
15 9 (1.24%) CommVault
16 8 (1.10%) 3PAR
16 8 (1.10%) Huawei
16 8 (1.10%) Meridio
17 7 (0.96%) BMC
17 7 (0.96%) Symantec
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £255 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Methods Professional Services Limited
Rate: £NEG
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
Hydrogen
Rate: £200.00 - £203.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £50 - £60 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £373 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: 380
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 27 days ago