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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
England / South East
Rank 57 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 266 326 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.45% 3.76% 3.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.93% 21.86% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 226 215
Median daily rate £400 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.19% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 11
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.64 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.34% -33.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.64 £46.56 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £17.77 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+68.82% -12.24%

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
1271 1491 1669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.49% 17.18% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 748 959 945
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 50 79
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.77 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.33% -1.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.15 £54.53 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +6 89 £400 - 5
Hampshire +1 73 £400 +14.28% 16
Buckinghamshire -8 30 £375 -6.25% 2
West Sussex -1 26 £409 +61.78% 5
Surrey -6 26 £390 -5.45% 16
Middlesex +4 8 £484 +115.11%
Oxfordshire -15 6 £400 +14.28% 2
East Sussex +8 3 £288 +1.76% 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 206 (41.70%) Microsoft
2 117 (23.68%) Security Cleared
3 115 (23.28%) Office 365
4 109 (22.06%) MS Excel
5 96 (19.43%) SC Cleared
6 95 (19.23%) MS Office
7 93 (18.83%) SQL
8 90 (18.22%) Windows
9 88 (17.81%) Finance
10 76 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 75 (15.18%) Migration
12 68 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
13 66 (13.36%) SharePoint 2013
14 64 (12.96%) .NET
14 64 (12.96%) Active Directory
15 58 (11.74%) Project Management
16 53 (10.73%) Skype for Business
17 50 (10.12%) PMO
18 48 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
19 47 (9.51%) C#
20 44 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
20 44 (8.91%) MS PowerPoint
21 43 (8.70%) CRM
22 40 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
23 39 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
23 39 (7.89%) MS Project
23 39 (7.89%) Degree
24 38 (7.69%) JavaScript
25 37 (7.49%) ITIL
25 37 (7.49%) PRINCE2

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 66 (13.36%) SharePoint 2013
2 53 (10.73%) Skype for Business
3 37 (7.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 25 (5.06%) MS Exchange
5 23 (4.66%) IIS
6 18 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (2.43%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.42%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.21%) K2 blackpearl
11 5 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.40%) Apache
12 2 (0.40%) CMS
12 2 (0.40%) JBoss
12 2 (0.40%) SAS
12 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 109 (22.06%) MS Excel
2 95 (19.23%) MS Office
3 44 (8.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (7.89%) MS Project
5 25 (5.06%) MS Visio
6 11 (2.23%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (2.02%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.81%) Maya
Business Applications
1 30 (6.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.61%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.20%) assyst
5 1 (0.20%) HFM
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.20%) Primavera
5 1 (0.20%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 115 (23.28%) Office 365
2 39 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.66%) IaaS
4 19 (3.85%) PaaS
5 17 (3.44%) OneDrive
6 9 (1.82%) Google Drive
7 7 (1.42%) Yammer
8 3 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.61%) SaaS
9 2 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.40%) Bluemix
9 2 (0.40%) G Suite
9 2 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.40%) Taleo
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.20%) GitHub
10 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.68%) Skype
2 27 (5.47%) Intranet
3 15 (3.04%) Internet
4 14 (2.83%) DHCP
4 14 (2.83%) SAN
5 13 (2.63%) DNS
5 13 (2.63%) Extranet
6 10 (2.02%) Firewall
7 8 (1.62%) LAN
7 8 (1.62%) WAN
8 6 (1.21%) ATM
8 6 (1.21%) PuTTY
8 6 (1.21%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.21%) WinSCP
9 4 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.81%) LDAP
9 4 (0.81%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.61%) 3G
10 3 (0.61%) Network Security
10 3 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.43%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (2.23%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.23%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.42%) Big Data
8 7 (1.42%) DB2
9 6 (1.21%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (1.21%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (1.21%) Oracle OWB
10 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (4.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.82%) Selenium
4 8 (1.62%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.42%) JIRA
6 6 (1.21%) HP UFT
6 6 (1.21%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (1.21%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.21%) Toad
6 6 (1.21%) webpack
7 5 (1.01%) Moq
7 5 (1.01%) MSTest
7 5 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.81%) NuGet
8 4 (0.81%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.61%) Xcode
10 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.20%) LabVIEW
General
1 88 (17.81%) Finance
2 33 (6.68%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.64%) Retail
4 16 (3.24%) Advertising
5 11 (2.23%) Banking
5 11 (2.23%) French Language
6 9 (1.82%) Publishing
7 8 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.62%) Spanish Language
8 7 (1.42%) Marketing
9 6 (1.21%) Japanese Language
10 5 (1.01%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.01%) Italian Language
10 5 (1.01%) Law
11 3 (0.61%) Billing
11 3 (0.61%) German Language
11 3 (0.61%) Legal
11 3 (0.61%) Military
12 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 91 (18.42%) Analyst
2 84 (17.00%) Developer
3 44 (8.91%) Consultant
4 42 (8.50%) Architect
5 39 (7.89%) SharePoint Analyst
6 32 (6.48%) SharePoint Developer
7 28 (5.67%) Project Manager
8 23 (4.66%) Business Analyst
9 22 (4.45%) SharePoint Consultant
10 20 (4.05%) Administrator
11 19 (3.85%) .NET Developer
11 19 (3.85%) Service Manager
12 17 (3.44%) Coordinator
12 17 (3.44%) PMO Analyst
13 15 (3.04%) Office 365 Architect
13 15 (3.04%) SharePoint Architect
13 15 (3.04%) SharePoint Support
14 14 (2.83%) Delivery Manager
14 14 (2.83%) SharePoint Specialist
15 13 (2.63%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (12.96%) .NET
2 36 (7.29%) HTML
3 28 (5.67%) CSS
4 26 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 26 (5.26%) Web Services
5 25 (5.06%) XML
6 16 (3.24%) WCF
7 15 (3.04%) jQuery
8 11 (2.23%) HTML5
9 10 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (1.62%) Ajax
10 8 (1.62%) React
11 7 (1.42%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (1.21%) AngularJS
12 6 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 6 (1.21%) OpenID
12 6 (1.21%) Redux
12 6 (1.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (1.01%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.64%) e-Learning
3 16 (3.24%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.23%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.62%) User Experience
6 7 (1.42%) Blackberry
6 7 (1.42%) Clustering
6 7 (1.42%) PKI
6 7 (1.42%) PMI
6 7 (1.42%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.21%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.21%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.01%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.81%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.61%) Learning Management System
10 3 (0.61%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.61%) Replication
10 3 (0.61%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.40%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 90 (18.22%) Windows
2 30 (6.07%) Windows Server
3 24 (4.86%) Linux
4 19 (3.85%) Windows 10
5 17 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (3.04%) Unix
7 13 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (2.02%) Windows 8
9 8 (1.62%) Solaris
9 8 (1.62%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.01%) Android
10 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.01%) zOS
11 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (15.18%) Migration
2 68 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (11.74%) Project Management
4 48 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (8.70%) CRM
7 37 (7.49%) ITIL
7 37 (7.49%) PRINCE2
8 31 (6.28%) Service Management
9 30 (6.07%) Scrum
10 29 (5.87%) Change Management
11 28 (5.67%) Workflow
12 27 (5.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (5.06%) ETL
14 24 (4.86%) ERP
15 20 (4.05%) MVC
16 19 (3.85%) Analytics
16 19 (3.85%) Service Delivery
17 18 (3.64%) Business Analysis
18 17 (3.44%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 93 (18.83%) SQL
2 47 (9.51%) C#
3 38 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 24 (4.86%) T-SQL
5 21 (4.25%) C
6 13 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 13 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 11 (2.23%) VB
8 10 (2.02%) F#
9 8 (1.62%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.01%) ES6
10 5 (1.01%) VBA
11 4 (0.81%) Java
12 3 (0.61%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.61%) Python
13 2 (0.40%) ABAP
13 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 117 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 96 (19.43%) SC Cleared
3 39 (7.89%) Degree
4 36 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.63%) DV Cleared
5 13 (2.63%) MCSE
6 12 (2.43%) ISEB
7 10 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.42%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.42%) MCSA
8 7 (1.42%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.21%) ECDL
10 5 (1.01%) CCNP
10 5 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.01%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (0.81%) APMP
11 4 (0.81%) CCIE
11 4 (0.81%) MCITP
12 2 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (10.12%) PMO
2 20 (4.05%) SLA
3 8 (1.62%) QA
4 3 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.40%) Def Stans
5 2 (0.40%) GDPR
5 2 (0.40%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.40%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.40%) P3O
6 1 (0.20%) COBIT
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 64 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.83%) Hyper-V
2 14 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.21%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (0.81%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.40%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.40%) UAG
7 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.20%) Firmware
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.20%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.20%) Xen
7 1 (0.20%) XenApp
7 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (3.24%) SCCM
2 9 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (1.42%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (1.01%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.61%) Netcool
5 3 (0.61%) Puppet
6 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (0.40%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.20%) Ansible
7 1 (0.20%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.20%) Nagios
7 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 206 (41.70%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.68%) Oracle
3 25 (5.06%) VMware
4 22 (4.45%) HP
5 19 (3.85%) Citrix
5 19 (3.85%) Remedy
6 16 (3.24%) ServiceNow
7 15 (3.04%) Google
8 14 (2.83%) SAP
9 11 (2.23%) Intel Security
10 10 (2.02%) Huawei
10 10 (2.02%) Tableau
11 9 (1.82%) Cisco
12 7 (1.42%) Nintex
13 5 (1.01%) CA Agile Central
13 5 (1.01%) Dell
13 5 (1.01%) EMC
14 4 (0.81%) Twitter
15 3 (0.61%) IBM
15 3 (0.61%) Veritas
Hook, Hampshire
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Likelihood of extension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On application
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + Potentially higher
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook
PS Computer Services
Rate: £0 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago