The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 10 17 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 35 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.71% 8.06% 2.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 71.43% 48.39% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £263 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.09% -30.00%
SharePoint
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Application Platforms Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
49 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.59% 16.67% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 21
Average daily rate £425 £323 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.78% -19.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 29 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 29 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 17 £438 +2.94% 4
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Felixstowe - - - -
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 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 28 (51.85%) .NET
2 27 (50.00%) C#
2 27 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 21 (38.89%) Windows
4 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 21 (38.89%) Degree
5 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 16 (29.63%) CRM
8 15 (27.78%) Document Management
8 15 (27.78%) WCF
8 15 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
9 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
9 13 (24.07%) SQL
9 13 (24.07%) XML
9 13 (24.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (22.22%) Information Management
10 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (22.22%) EDRMS
11 11 (20.37%) Workflow
11 11 (20.37%) Web Services
11 11 (20.37%) Systems Analysis
12 10 (18.52%) UML
12 10 (18.52%) SOAP
13 9 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (14.81%) Reactive Extensions
14 8 (14.81%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 8 (14.81%) MVVM
14 8 (14.81%) TDD

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 27 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
3 9 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (9.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.70%) Intranet
3 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.85%) FTP
3 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (22.22%) EDRMS
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.56%) NuGet
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Analyst
3 13 (24.07%) Systems Analyst
3 13 (24.07%) Business Analyst
4 12 (22.22%) Business Systems Analyst
5 10 (18.52%) SharePoint Developer
6 9 (16.67%) .NET Developer
7 8 (14.81%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 8 (14.81%) CRM Developer
8 7 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (12.96%) C# Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Field Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) Consultant
9 5 (9.26%) Support Technician
9 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) SharePoint Consultant
9 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Business Manager
10 3 (5.56%) Applications Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) .NET
2 15 (27.78%) WCF
3 13 (24.07%) XML
4 11 (20.37%) Web Services
5 10 (18.52%) SOAP
6 8 (14.81%) Reactive Extensions
6 8 (14.81%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 5 (9.26%) Silverlight
8 4 (7.41%) jQuery
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.56%) NHibernate
9 3 (5.56%) HTML
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.56%) XSLT
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (3.70%) XSL
10 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.70%) JSON
10 2 (3.70%) WPF
11 1 (1.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) CRM
3 15 (27.78%) Document Management
4 12 (22.22%) Information Management
5 11 (20.37%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (20.37%) Workflow
6 10 (18.52%) UML
7 8 (14.81%) Data Modelling
7 8 (14.81%) Project Management
7 8 (14.81%) Migration
7 8 (14.81%) TDD
7 8 (14.81%) Use Case
7 8 (14.81%) MVVM
8 7 (12.96%) Data Migration
8 7 (12.96%) MVC
9 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.26%) Project Planning
10 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.56%) Automated Testing
11 3 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (24.07%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.81%) MCITP
3 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) NFS
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.85%) NetApp
4 1 (1.85%) Nintex
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago