The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the South East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 41 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 368 368 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 4.01% 4.35% 3.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.74% 26.19% 23.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 183 188
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £475 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 14
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £38.50 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -25.35%
Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1693 1405 1608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.45% 16.60% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 765 783
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 95 86
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -4 105 £350 -16.16% 25
Surrey -8 67 £375 +15.38% 29
Buckinghamshire 0 52 £325 -1.51% 17
Hampshire -26 51 £350 +3.70% 25
West Sussex +18 31 £220 -48.23% 3
Oxfordshire 0 18 £223 -36.42% 5
East Sussex -5 14 £250 -31.03% 2
Kent -5 11 £525 +117.61% 2
Middlesex -6 11 £480 +117.95% 3
Thames Valley - - - -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint.

1 320 (41.29%) Microsoft
2 204 (26.32%) Windows
3 198 (25.55%) Security Cleared
4 187 (24.13%) MS Excel
5 173 (22.32%) .NET
6 152 (19.61%) SQL Server
7 151 (19.48%) SQL
8 150 (19.35%) SC Cleared
9 139 (17.94%) MS Office
10 124 (16.00%) Finance
11 121 (15.61%) SharePoint 2010
12 120 (15.48%) Project Management
13 117 (15.10%) PRINCE2
14 113 (14.58%) C#
15 108 (13.94%) SharePoint 2013
16 91 (11.74%) ASP.NET
17 88 (11.35%) ITIL
18 86 (11.10%) XML
19 83 (10.71%) Visual Studio
20 79 (10.19%) CRM
21 73 (9.42%) SharePoint Server
22 72 (9.29%) Workflow
22 72 (9.29%) JavaScript
23 71 (9.16%) Active Directory
23 71 (9.16%) Migration
23 71 (9.16%) VMware
23 71 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
24 69 (8.90%) Document Management
25 67 (8.65%) HTML
25 67 (8.65%) MS Project

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 121 (15.61%) SharePoint 2010
2 108 (13.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 73 (9.42%) SharePoint Server
4 55 (7.10%) IIS
5 43 (5.55%) MS Exchange
6 36 (4.65%) Lync
7 27 (3.48%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (2.71%) MS Project Server
9 14 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.68%) WebSphere
11 12 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (1.55%) IBM Notes
12 10 (1.29%) CMS
13 8 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (0.90%) Apache
15 6 (0.77%) ArcGIS
16 5 (0.65%) Tomcat
17 4 (0.52%) WebLogic
17 4 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 187 (24.13%) MS Excel
2 139 (17.94%) MS Office
3 67 (8.65%) MS Project
4 44 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 31 (4.00%) MS Visio
6 29 (3.74%) InfoPath
7 13 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.39%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.39%) DOC1
9 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 57 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.65%) SAP HR
4 5 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.39%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.26%) Maximo
6 2 (0.26%) Changepoint
6 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) Magento
7 1 (0.13%) Tridion
7 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.13%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.48%) Office 365
2 19 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.42%) IaaS
4 9 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.65%) SaaS
6 2 (0.26%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.61%) Intranet
2 25 (3.23%) SAN
3 22 (2.84%) DNS
3 22 (2.84%) LDAP
4 19 (2.45%) Firewall
5 18 (2.32%) Internet
6 16 (2.06%) WAN
6 16 (2.06%) DHCP
6 16 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (1.29%) HTTP
7 10 (1.29%) LAN
8 9 (1.16%) TCP/IP
9 8 (1.03%) VoIP
9 8 (1.03%) SMTP
10 7 (0.90%) Network Security
11 6 (0.77%) DAB
11 6 (0.77%) Kerberos
12 5 (0.65%) VPN
12 5 (0.65%) SSL
13 4 (0.52%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 57 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (5.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 40 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (3.35%) OLAP
6 25 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (2.84%) IDOL
8 21 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (2.19%) Oracle Database
9 17 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (2.06%) DTS
11 14 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (1.03%) Relational Database
13 8 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (0.90%) QlikView
15 6 (0.77%) MS Access
16 5 (0.65%) EDRMS
17 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 83 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 38 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.03%) SoapUI
4 5 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.52%) WinRunner
5 4 (0.52%) TestDirector
5 4 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.26%) NUnit
6 2 (0.26%) JIRA
6 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.13%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.13%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.13%) XMLSpy
7 1 (0.13%) Introscope
General
1 124 (16.00%) Finance
2 46 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.48%) Marketing
4 14 (1.81%) Publishing
5 13 (1.68%) Military
6 11 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.90%) Retail
9 6 (0.77%) Back Office
10 5 (0.65%) Banking
11 4 (0.52%) Advertising
11 4 (0.52%) Games
11 4 (0.52%) Electronics
11 4 (0.52%) Front Office
11 4 (0.52%) Legal
12 3 (0.39%) Local Government
12 3 (0.39%) Automotive
13 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.26%) French Language
13 2 (0.26%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 163 (21.03%) Developer
2 130 (16.77%) Analyst
3 84 (10.84%) SharePoint Developer
4 81 (10.45%) Consultant
5 60 (7.74%) Administrator
6 56 (7.23%) Project Manager
7 52 (6.71%) Architect
8 47 (6.06%) .NET Developer
9 44 (5.68%) Coordinator
10 35 (4.52%) Business Analyst
11 34 (4.39%) SharePoint Consultant
12 29 (3.74%) PMO Analyst
13 28 (3.61%) VB.NET Developer
14 24 (3.10%) Project Coordinator
15 21 (2.71%) SharePoint Administrator
16 19 (2.45%) Designer
17 17 (2.19%) Technical Architect
18 16 (2.06%) Support Analyst
18 16 (2.06%) Project Administrator
19 13 (1.68%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (22.32%) .NET
2 91 (11.74%) ASP.NET
3 86 (11.10%) XML
4 67 (8.65%) HTML
5 57 (7.35%) CSS
6 47 (6.06%) WCF
7 45 (5.81%) Web Services
7 45 (5.81%) .NET Framework
8 44 (5.68%) XSLT
9 27 (3.48%) jQuery
10 25 (3.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 25 (3.23%) WF
11 17 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (2.19%) Middleware
12 15 (1.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (1.42%) Ajax
14 9 (1.16%) WinForms
14 9 (1.16%) SOAP
15 7 (0.90%) XSL
15 7 (0.90%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 23 (2.97%) Management Information System
2 19 (2.45%) Computer Science
3 16 (2.06%) Replication
4 12 (1.55%) PKI
5 11 (1.42%) CMDB
6 9 (1.16%) Clustering
7 8 (1.03%) Statistics
8 7 (0.90%) Blackberry
8 7 (0.90%) Blog
8 7 (0.90%) Mathematics
8 7 (0.90%) Open Source
9 6 (0.77%) Social Network
10 5 (0.65%) Social Media
10 5 (0.65%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.65%) E-Learning
11 4 (0.52%) DTV
11 4 (0.52%) PMI
11 4 (0.52%) NHS
11 4 (0.52%) iPhone
11 4 (0.52%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 204 (26.32%) Windows
2 71 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 28 (3.61%) Linux
6 19 (2.45%) Windows XP
7 18 (2.32%) UNIX
8 17 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.16%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.13%) HPUX
11 1 (0.13%) Solaris
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (15.48%) Project Management
2 117 (15.10%) PRINCE2
3 88 (11.35%) ITIL
4 79 (10.19%) CRM
5 72 (9.29%) Workflow
6 71 (9.16%) Migration
7 69 (8.90%) Document Management
8 50 (6.45%) MVC
9 43 (5.55%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (5.29%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (4.52%) Configuration Management
12 32 (4.13%) Scrum
12 32 (4.13%) Web Development
13 31 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 31 (4.00%) Change Management
14 30 (3.87%) Continuous Improvement
15 27 (3.48%) Service Delivery
16 25 (3.23%) Service Management
17 23 (2.97%) Risk Management
18 21 (2.71%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (19.48%) SQL
2 113 (14.58%) C#
3 72 (9.29%) JavaScript
4 48 (6.19%) PowerShell
5 38 (4.90%) Java
6 36 (4.65%) VB.NET
7 33 (4.26%) T-SQL
8 31 (4.00%) C
9 26 (3.35%) VB
10 13 (1.68%) PHP
11 10 (1.29%) VBA
12 6 (0.77%) Lua
13 5 (0.65%) C++
14 4 (0.52%) Perl
15 3 (0.39%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.39%) VB6
16 2 (0.26%) VBScript
17 1 (0.13%) ActionScript
17 1 (0.13%) Python
17 1 (0.13%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 198 (25.55%) Security Cleared
2 150 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 53 (6.84%) Degree
4 45 (5.81%) DV Cleared
5 29 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (3.23%) MCSE
7 23 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (2.84%) MCP
9 20 (2.58%) ISEB
10 16 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 16 (2.06%) PMI Certification
11 12 (1.55%) PMP
12 11 (1.42%) CISSP
13 9 (1.16%) MCSA
13 9 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (1.03%) ISTQB
15 7 (0.90%) CISM
15 7 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 5 (0.65%) CRISC
17 4 (0.52%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.13%) SLA
2 18 (2.32%) QA
3 17 (2.19%) ISO 9001
4 14 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.90%) ISO 9000
6 5 (0.65%) P3O
7 3 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 71 (9.16%) Active Directory
2 34 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.81%) UAG
5 8 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.03%) vSphere
6 7 (0.90%) XenApp
6 7 (0.90%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.77%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.77%) Shibboleth
8 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.39%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.39%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.26%) vCloud
11 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 25 (3.23%) SCCM
2 18 (2.32%) Backup Exec
3 15 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (1.03%) SCOM
5 8 (1.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.52%) SCOrch
6 4 (0.52%) ARCserve
6 4 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.39%) MOM
7 3 (0.39%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.26%) MIIS
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.13%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.13%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 320 (41.29%) Microsoft
2 71 (9.16%) VMware
3 44 (5.68%) Oracle
4 37 (4.77%) Citrix
5 34 (4.39%) HP
6 24 (3.10%) Cisco
7 20 (2.58%) SAP
8 17 (2.19%) Red Hat
8 17 (2.19%) McAfee
9 16 (2.06%) Meridio
10 14 (1.81%) Google
10 14 (1.81%) Lotus
11 11 (1.42%) Business Objects
12 10 (1.29%) Lumension
13 9 (1.16%) Nintex
13 9 (1.16%) Adobe
14 8 (1.03%) Hyperion
14 8 (1.03%) Symantec
15 7 (0.90%) Remedy
15 7 (0.90%) Sophos
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Southampton, Hampshire
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
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Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
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Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
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Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
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Crawley, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per day + market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Cyber Team
Rate: From £13 to £13 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £250 per day
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
JM
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Coal IT Services
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