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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 53 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 302 406 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.61% 4.09% 4.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.69% 21.39% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 254 222
Median daily rate £360 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.18% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.63 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £129.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £21.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+43.52% +18.05%
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
1616 1898 1689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.31% 19.12% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 1152 907
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 62 74
Median hourly rate £36.00 £18.68 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.71% +9.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £41.60 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +4 95 £400 +3.22% 4
Hampshire 0 87 £330 -26.66% 9
Surrey +4 57 £334 -16.56% 9
Buckinghamshire -13 30 £425 +6.25% 6
West Sussex -15 9 £404 +1.00% 2
Oxfordshire -32 9 £265 -18.46% 8
East Sussex -13 5 £203 -34.67% 1
Kent +1 3 £375 -11.76% 5
Middlesex -5 3 £400 +39.73%
Isle of Wight - 1 £135 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 274 (43.01%) Microsoft
2 173 (27.16%) Security Cleared
3 152 (23.86%) Office 365
3 152 (23.86%) Windows
4 143 (22.45%) MS Excel
5 139 (21.82%) SQL Server
6 137 (21.51%) SC Cleared
7 113 (17.74%) SQL
8 112 (17.58%) Active Directory
9 110 (17.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 99 (15.54%) .NET
11 97 (15.23%) Agile Software Development
12 94 (14.76%) C#
13 90 (14.13%) Finance
14 87 (13.66%) MS Office
15 83 (13.03%) Windows Server
16 73 (11.46%) Skype for Business
17 68 (10.68%) Project Management
18 67 (10.52%) Migration
19 65 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
20 60 (9.42%) CRM
21 57 (8.95%) Skype
22 56 (8.79%) MS Exchange
22 56 (8.79%) ITIL
22 56 (8.79%) Oracle
22 56 (8.79%) Dynamics CRM
23 55 (8.63%) ASP.NET
24 54 (8.48%) JavaScript
24 54 (8.48%) VMware
25 52 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint

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
1 110 (17.27%) SharePoint 2013
2 73 (11.46%) Skype for Business
3 56 (8.79%) MS Exchange
4 50 (7.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 47 (7.38%) IIS
6 30 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (2.83%) SharePoint Server
8 16 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (1.73%) CMS
10 8 (1.26%) Drupal
10 8 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (0.94%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.78%) Documentum
12 5 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.63%) Apache
13 4 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.47%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.47%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 143 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 87 (13.66%) MS Office
3 52 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (4.71%) MS Project
5 28 (4.40%) MS Visio
6 12 (1.88%) InfoPath
7 8 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.94%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.63%) RoboHelp
10 3 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.47%) InDesign
11 1 (0.16%) Maya
Business Applications
1 56 (8.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.47%) Sage X3
3 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) HFM
4 1 (0.16%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 152 (23.86%) Office 365
2 65 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.45%) Yammer
4 21 (3.30%) IaaS
5 15 (2.35%) OneDrive
6 14 (2.20%) PaaS
7 7 (1.10%) SaaS
8 6 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.47%) Force.com
10 3 (0.47%) Slack
11 2 (0.31%) Bluemix
11 2 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 57 (8.95%) Skype
2 43 (6.75%) SAN
3 32 (5.02%) DNS
4 24 (3.77%) DHCP
5 21 (3.30%) Intranet
6 19 (2.98%) Firewall
7 17 (2.67%) Internet
8 13 (2.04%) WAN
9 12 (1.88%) LAN
10 10 (1.57%) TCP/IP
10 10 (1.57%) Unified Communications
11 9 (1.41%) HTTP
12 8 (1.26%) NAS
13 7 (1.10%) Kerberos
13 7 (1.10%) VoIP
13 7 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (1.10%) Wireless
14 5 (0.78%) ATM
14 5 (0.78%) LDAP
15 4 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (2.51%) EDRMS
6 10 (1.57%) MS Access
6 10 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (1.41%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.10%) Power BI
9 7 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (0.94%) InterSystems Cache
10 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.78%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.63%) DB2
12 4 (0.63%) QlikView
13 3 (0.47%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (3.45%) JIRA
3 21 (3.30%) Selenium
3 21 (3.30%) Visual Studio
4 14 (2.20%) SpecFlow
5 8 (1.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 8 (1.26%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.10%) MSI
6 7 (1.10%) NUnit
6 7 (1.10%) Subversion
7 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.94%) WiX
8 5 (0.78%) Jasmine
8 5 (0.78%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.63%) Babel
9 4 (0.63%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.63%) Gradle
9 4 (0.63%) JMeter
9 4 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.63%) webpack
General
1 90 (14.13%) Finance
2 22 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.51%) Marketing
4 14 (2.20%) Military
4 14 (2.20%) Spanish Language
5 13 (2.04%) Advertising
6 12 (1.88%) Retail
7 11 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (1.73%) Publishing
8 10 (1.57%) Banking
9 8 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.78%) Local Government
11 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.63%) French Language
12 3 (0.47%) Back Office
12 3 (0.47%) Electronics
13 2 (0.31%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.31%) Legal
14 1 (0.16%) German Language
14 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (19.62%) Developer
2 111 (17.43%) Analyst
3 61 (9.58%) Architect
4 48 (7.54%) Consultant
5 45 (7.06%) Project Manager
6 39 (6.12%) SharePoint Developer
7 38 (5.97%) Support Engineer
8 35 (5.49%) .NET Developer
9 34 (5.34%) Business Analyst
10 32 (5.02%) PMO Analyst
11 27 (4.24%) SharePoint Analyst
12 24 (3.77%) SharePoint Consultant
13 21 (3.30%) Web Engineer
13 21 (3.30%) Web Support Engineer
14 19 (2.98%) Administrator
14 19 (2.98%) Onboarding Engineer
15 18 (2.83%) SharePoint Architect
16 16 (2.51%) SharePoint Business Analyst
16 16 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
17 15 (2.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (15.54%) .NET
2 55 (8.63%) ASP.NET
3 48 (7.54%) Web Services
4 46 (7.22%) jQuery
5 45 (7.06%) CSS
6 44 (6.91%) XML
7 41 (6.44%) WCF
8 39 (6.12%) HTML
9 21 (3.30%) .NET Framework
10 19 (2.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (2.98%) KnockoutJS
10 19 (2.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (2.67%) Ajax
11 17 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (2.67%) Flash
11 17 (2.67%) React
12 16 (2.51%) Entity Framework
13 14 (2.20%) Breeze.js
13 14 (2.20%) Durandal
14 12 (1.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.34%) Management Information System
2 31 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.51%) e-Learning
4 15 (2.35%) Clustering
5 12 (1.88%) User Experience
6 11 (1.73%) PKI
7 10 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.26%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.26%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.10%) Blog
9 7 (1.10%) Virtual Team
10 6 (0.94%) NHS
11 5 (0.78%) Replication
11 5 (0.78%) SCADA
11 5 (0.78%) Social Media
11 5 (0.78%) Statistics
12 4 (0.63%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.63%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.63%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 152 (23.86%) Windows
2 83 (13.03%) Windows Server
3 50 (7.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (6.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 21 (3.30%) Windows XP
7 20 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (2.67%) Windows 10
9 16 (2.51%) Solaris
10 15 (2.35%) Unix
11 13 (2.04%) Linux
12 9 (1.41%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.63%) Android
13 4 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.63%) zOS
14 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.16%) Debian
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (15.23%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (10.68%) Project Management
3 67 (10.52%) Migration
4 60 (9.42%) CRM
5 56 (8.79%) ITIL
6 48 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (7.22%) MVC
8 40 (6.28%) Scrum
9 39 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (5.34%) PRINCE2
11 30 (4.71%) Change Management
12 28 (4.40%) Service Delivery
13 24 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (3.61%) Time Management
15 22 (3.45%) Configuration Management
16 21 (3.30%) Logistics
17 19 (2.98%) Presales
17 19 (2.98%) SDLC
17 19 (2.98%) Waterfall
18 18 (2.83%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (17.74%) SQL
2 94 (14.76%) C#
3 54 (8.48%) JavaScript
4 40 (6.28%) T-SQL
5 37 (5.81%) Java
6 35 (5.49%) PowerShell
7 31 (4.87%) C
8 15 (2.35%) PL/SQL
8 15 (2.35%) TypeScript
9 14 (2.20%) VB
10 10 (1.57%) PHP
11 7 (1.10%) VBA
12 6 (0.94%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.78%) VBScript
14 4 (0.63%) C++
14 4 (0.63%) Groovy
14 4 (0.63%) Python
15 3 (0.47%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.47%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.31%) XAML
Qualifications
1 173 (27.16%) Security Cleared
2 137 (21.51%) SC Cleared
3 41 (6.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (5.49%) DV Cleared
5 24 (3.77%) Degree
6 22 (3.45%) MCSE
7 12 (1.88%) MCP
8 10 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.41%) MCSA
10 8 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (1.26%) MCITP
11 7 (1.10%) CCNP
12 6 (0.94%) CCNA
13 5 (0.78%) MCTS
13 5 (0.78%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.63%) DBS Check
14 4 (0.63%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.63%) VCP4
14 4 (0.63%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.22%) SLA
2 18 (2.83%) QA
3 7 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.63%) GAMP
5 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.31%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) EFQM
7 1 (0.16%) SDET
System Software
1 112 (17.58%) Active Directory
2 33 (5.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.67%) ISA Server
4 13 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.04%) XenApp
5 9 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.41%) vSphere
6 5 (0.78%) Firmware
6 5 (0.78%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.31%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (5.97%) SCCM
2 16 (2.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 13 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (2.04%) NetBackup
4 11 (1.73%) SCOM
5 10 (1.57%) Netcool
6 8 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.63%) WSUS
10 3 (0.47%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
10 3 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.47%) MOM
10 3 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
11 2 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.31%) Oozie
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 274 (43.01%) Microsoft
2 56 (8.79%) Oracle
3 54 (8.48%) VMware
4 42 (6.59%) HP
5 29 (4.55%) Citrix
6 24 (3.77%) Remedy
7 23 (3.61%) EMC
8 19 (2.98%) Intel Security
9 18 (2.83%) SAP
10 17 (2.67%) Cisco
11 14 (2.20%) Fujitsu
12 11 (1.73%) Dell
13 10 (1.57%) BMC
13 10 (1.57%) NetApp
14 9 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (1.41%) Veritas
15 8 (1.26%) Huawei
16 7 (1.10%) Adobe
16 7 (1.10%) DevExpress
16 7 (1.10%) Symantec
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