The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Suffolk 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 15 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 30 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.24% 6.33% 5.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 63.83% 45.45% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-6.49% -30.63%
Application Platforms Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
47 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.60% 13.92% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 11 15
Average daily rate £375 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £10.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the Suffolk region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Suffolk region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Ipswich -1 16 £425 +23.18% 1
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 25 (53.19%) SharePoint 2010
2 22 (46.81%) .NET
3 20 (42.55%) C#
4 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
5 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
6 17 (36.17%) Degree
7 15 (31.91%) Windows
8 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (29.79%) Document Management
9 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
9 13 (27.66%) SQL
10 12 (25.53%) MS Exchange
10 12 (25.53%) EDRMS
10 12 (25.53%) Information Management
11 11 (23.40%) Systems Analysis
11 11 (23.40%) CRM
12 10 (21.28%) Dynamics CRM
12 10 (21.28%) WCF
13 9 (19.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (19.15%) XML
14 8 (17.02%) UML
14 8 (17.02%) Migration
14 8 (17.02%) Use Case
15 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (14.89%) Data Migration
15 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
15 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (14.89%) Project Management
15 7 (14.89%) Web Services
16 6 (12.77%) JavaScript

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 25 (53.19%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (25.53%) MS Exchange
3 9 (19.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (10.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) Intranet
3 1 (2.13%) FTP
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) EDRMS
3 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.38%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.38%) NuGet
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Business Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Systems Analyst
4 12 (25.53%) Business Systems Analyst
5 10 (21.28%) SharePoint Developer
6 8 (17.02%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Field Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Support Technician
7 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Consultant
7 5 (10.64%) SharePoint Consultant
7 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (8.51%) CRM Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Applications Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
9 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Systems Manager
9 3 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) .NET
2 10 (21.28%) WCF
3 9 (19.15%) XML
4 7 (14.89%) Web Services
5 6 (12.77%) SOAP
6 5 (10.64%) Silverlight
7 4 (8.51%) jQuery
7 4 (8.51%) Reactive Extensions
7 4 (8.51%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.38%) HTML
8 3 (6.38%) XSLT
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.38%) NHibernate
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (4.26%) JSON
9 2 (4.26%) WPF
9 2 (4.26%) XSL
10 1 (2.13%) Middleware
10 1 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (29.79%) Document Management
2 12 (25.53%) Information Management
3 11 (23.40%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (23.40%) CRM
4 8 (17.02%) UML
4 8 (17.02%) Migration
4 8 (17.02%) Use Case
5 7 (14.89%) Data Migration
5 7 (14.89%) Project Management
6 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.77%) Workflow
7 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.51%) TDD
8 4 (8.51%) MVVM
8 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) C#
2 13 (27.66%) SQL
3 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) MCITP
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) NFS
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
2 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.13%) NetApp
4 1 (2.13%) Nintex
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago