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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
South East / East Sussex
Rank 34 39 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.47% 0.34% 4.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.00% 2.50% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £275 £245 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.24% -20.32%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +0.68% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +5.15% +0.83%  

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 25 40 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 11.85% 13.65% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 32
Median daily rate £300 £300 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in East Sussex

SharePoint
Top 24 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET

SharePoint
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft