Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 6 months to 16 October 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 31 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.61% 4.17% 4.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.39% 21.59% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 11
Suffolk median daily rate £298 £475 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.21% +21.79% -8.24%
10th Percentile £283 £330 £325
90th Percentile £316 £497 £475
East of England median daily rate £394 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.56% +14.29% -10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £23.50 £32.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year -27.69% +14.04% +35.71%

SharePoint is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 46 88 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 15.03% 19.30% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 60 65
Suffolk median daily rate £350 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £91 £307 £300
90th Percentile £495 £588 £496
East of England median daily rate £446 £413 £360
% change year-on-year +8.12% +14.58% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £28.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year +8.88% -3.39% +37.21%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Suffolk

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Suffolk

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Suffolk

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 16 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +12 8 £298 -37.21% 1
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (87.50%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (87.50%) Workflow
1 7 (87.50%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (87.50%) SharePoint Server
1 7 (87.50%) X++
1 7 (87.50%) MorphX
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Information Management
3 3 (37.50%) General Ledger
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) PMO
5 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
5 1 (12.50%) Planview

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 7 (87.50%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
1 7 (87.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MorphX
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics AX Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Workflow
2 3 (37.50%) Information Management
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) X++
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Planview