The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SharePoint
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 36 38
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.74% 1.74% 3.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.44% 9.26% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £338 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £400 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.95% -8.88%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 45 54 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 16.54% 18.75% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 77
Median daily rate £338 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £481 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 21
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in East Sussex

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in East Sussex

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in East Sussex

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Brighton +2 2 £338 +12.50%
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XHTML
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Telerik
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) DNN
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Telerik
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft