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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 22 21 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 4.52% 3.23% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.77% 26.09% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £454 £450 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.83% +39.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £430 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +0.48% +3.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £26.83 £26.27
% change year-on-year +1.56% +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 Suffolk with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 26 23 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 14.69% 12.37% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 23
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.30 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.33% -  
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 Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Suffolk over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Suffolk

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 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
Ipswich - 8 £454 - 2
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Office 365
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (36.36%) PMO
5 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) MS Project
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) CISSP
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) CISM
6 2 (18.18%) Critical Path Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Time Management
6 2 (18.18%) MS Project Server
6 2 (18.18%) Planview
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (9.09%) Use Case
7 1 (9.09%) PaaS
7 1 (9.09%) CBAP
7 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (9.09%) IaaS

SharePoint
Top Related 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 2 (18.18%) MS Project Server
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) CRM Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Programme Planner
1 2 (18.18%) Senior PMO
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISM
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) CBAP
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PMO
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
1 1 (9.09%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Planview