The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 14 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 6.15% - 2.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 36.36% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £454 - £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +1.16% +3.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.83 £26.27
% change year-on-year +2.49% +2.12%  

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 Ipswich with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 22 7 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 16.92% 5.88% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 13
Median daily rate £425 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.30 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Ipswich

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Ipswich over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Ipswich

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Ipswich

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 4 (40.00%) PMO
3 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) CISM
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server
4 2 (20.00%) Planview
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (10.00%) PaaS
5 1 (10.00%) CBAP
5 1 (10.00%) IaaS
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (20.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) CRM Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Programme Planner
1 2 (20.00%) Senior PMO
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) CBAP
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PMO
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
1 1 (10.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Planview