The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 15 38 22
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 35 7 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.59% 1.69% 6.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 32.41% 12.07% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 30
Average daily rate
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£500 £288 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £158 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £388 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £23.95
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.93%
SharePoint
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Application Platforms Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
108 58 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.59% 13.98% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 35 84
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £200 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £429 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £16.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Worthing - 6 £563 -
Crawley +16 5 - -
Chichester - 4 £250 -
Gatwick - - - -
Horsham - - - -
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 45 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 27 (40.91%) Windows
3 23 (34.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 17 (25.76%) MS Excel
6 17 (25.76%) IIS
6 17 (25.76%) SCCM
7 16 (24.24%) Office 365
8 14 (21.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
8 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (19.70%) DNS
9 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
9 13 (19.70%) MCSE
9 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (18.18%) Linux
10 12 (18.18%) ITIL
10 12 (18.18%) MS Office
10 12 (18.18%) DHCP
10 12 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 12 (18.18%) Citrix
10 12 (18.18%) VMware
11 11 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (16.67%) PKI
11 11 (16.67%) CRM
11 11 (16.67%) Red Hat
11 11 (16.67%) Internet
11 11 (16.67%) SQL Server

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 23 (34.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 17 (25.76%) IIS
3 14 (21.21%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
5 9 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (12.12%) Lync
7 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.52%) Documentum
8 1 (1.52%) SAS
8 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.52%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 17 (25.76%) MS Excel
2 12 (18.18%) MS Office
3 7 (10.61%) MS Project
4 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (10.61%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.03%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.24%) Office 365
2 11 (16.67%) IaaS
2 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) DNS
2 12 (18.18%) DHCP
3 11 (16.67%) Internet
3 11 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.55%) Intranet
5 1 (1.52%) SAN
5 1 (1.52%) DMZ
5 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.52%) SNMP
5 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.03%) MS Access
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Publishing
2 2 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Analyst
2 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Consultant
4 6 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
4 6 (9.09%) Designer
5 5 (7.58%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Project Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Project Office Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Project Manager
8 2 (3.03%) IT Support
8 2 (3.03%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.03%) CSS
2 2 (3.03%) WCF
2 2 (3.03%) jQuery
2 2 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (3.03%) REST
2 2 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.52%) SOAP
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) XML
3 1 (1.52%) SAML
3 1 (1.52%) Middleware
3 1 (1.52%) LAMP
3 1 (1.52%) JSON
3 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) PKI
2 8 (12.12%) Clustering
3 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Blog
5 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.52%) DataPower
5 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Windows
2 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (18.18%) Linux
4 11 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.52%) AIX
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) ITIL
1 12 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 11 (16.67%) CRM
3 9 (13.64%) Workflow
4 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
5 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.58%) Project Management
7 4 (6.06%) Document Management
8 3 (4.55%) ERP
8 3 (4.55%) Migration
8 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.55%) MVC
9 2 (3.03%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.03%) Change Management
9 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.03%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.03%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) C#
1 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) VBScript
2 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 13 (19.70%) MCSE
3 10 (15.15%) MCP
3 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 9 (13.64%) MCSA
5 3 (4.55%) PMP
5 3 (4.55%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.03%) ISEB
6 2 (3.03%) Degree
7 1 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.52%) MCITP
7 1 (1.52%) MCPD
7 1 (1.52%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.52%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
1 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.52%) P3O
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.15%) UAG
3 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (25.76%) SCCM
2 5 (7.58%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.03%) WSUS
4 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.52%) SCOM
4 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 45 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) Citrix
2 12 (18.18%) VMware
3 11 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 2 (3.03%) IBM
5 2 (3.03%) HP
5 2 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (1.52%) Mercator
6 1 (1.52%) Lotus