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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 17 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 19 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.05% 8.51% 3.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 46.34% 50.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 6
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£425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £267 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -36.44%
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
41 32 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.52% 17.02% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 22 29
Average daily rate £425 £263 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -33.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.71% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £10.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +3 11 £525 +23.52% 2
Bury St Edmunds - - - - 2
Felixstowe - - - -
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 29 (55.77%) SharePoint 2010
2 28 (53.85%) .NET
3 27 (51.92%) C#
4 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
5 23 (44.23%) Windows
6 21 (40.38%) Degree
7 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
8 18 (34.62%) MS Excel
9 17 (32.69%) CRM
10 16 (30.77%) Document Management
10 16 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
11 14 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (25.00%) WCF
12 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 12 (23.08%) EDRMS
13 12 (23.08%) UML
13 12 (23.08%) Web Services
13 12 (23.08%) XML
13 12 (23.08%) Information Management
14 11 (21.15%) Systems Analysis
14 11 (21.15%) SQL
14 11 (21.15%) Workflow
15 10 (19.23%) SOAP
15 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (17.31%) Finance
16 9 (17.31%) MVC
16 9 (17.31%) Project Management
16 9 (17.31%) SharePoint 2013
17 8 (15.38%) MVVM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 29 (55.77%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (17.31%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (9.62%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) Intranet
3 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.92%) FTP
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (23.08%) EDRMS
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.92%) NuGet
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
2 1 (1.92%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.92%) Billing
2 1 (1.92%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Analyst
2 13 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 12 (23.08%) Business Systems Analyst
3 12 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) SharePoint Developer
5 9 (17.31%) CRM Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 8 (15.38%) .NET Developer
7 7 (13.46%) C# Developer
7 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (9.62%) SharePoint Consultant
9 5 (9.62%) Consultant
10 4 (7.69%) Support Technician
10 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
10 4 (7.69%) Architect
10 4 (7.69%) Applications Architect
10 4 (7.69%) Field Engineer
11 3 (5.77%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (53.85%) .NET
2 13 (25.00%) WCF
3 12 (23.08%) Web Services
3 12 (23.08%) XML
4 10 (19.23%) SOAP
5 8 (15.38%) Reactive Extensions
5 8 (15.38%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 5 (9.62%) Silverlight
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.77%) HTML
7 3 (5.77%) XSLT
8 2 (3.85%) XSL
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.85%) JSON
8 2 (3.85%) WPF
9 1 (1.92%) jQuery
9 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.92%) HTML5
9 1 (1.92%) Middleware
9 1 (1.92%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) CRM
3 16 (30.77%) Document Management
4 12 (23.08%) Information Management
4 12 (23.08%) UML
5 11 (21.15%) Workflow
5 11 (21.15%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (17.31%) Project Management
6 9 (17.31%) MVC
7 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 8 (15.38%) Migration
7 8 (15.38%) TDD
7 8 (15.38%) Use Case
7 8 (15.38%) MVVM
8 7 (13.46%) Data Migration
9 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
11 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (7.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) C#
2 11 (21.15%) SQL
3 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.38%) MCITP
3 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) NFS
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.92%) NetApp
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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