Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 6 months to 18 February 2018 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 58 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -28 -8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 35 34 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.31% 3.32% 4.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.24% 16.35% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 31
West Sussex median daily rate £300 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.47% +0.63% -11.11%
10th Percentile £212 £240 £215
90th Percentile £481 £500 £600
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 8
West Sussex median hourly rate - £34.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.33% +87.50%
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -55.88% +3.03% +65.00%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 203 208 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 19.17% 20.33% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 127 122
West Sussex median daily rate £435 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +5.26% +2.01%
10th Percentile £180 £222 £216
90th Percentile £538 £546 £554
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 13
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33% +138.10%
10th Percentile £15.88 £18.58 £14.30
90th Percentile £48.75 £34.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -13.64% +14.29% +17.41%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in West Sussex

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in West Sussex

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in West Sussex over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in West Sussex

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in West Sussex

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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
Worthing - 13 £300 -
Crawley -10 7 £250 - 2
East Grinstead +2 4 £365 -9.32%
Gatwick -3 4 £338 -32.50% 1
Horsham 0 2 £190 -57.78% 1
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) Windows
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
6 11 (31.43%) SAN
7 10 (28.57%) CRM
7 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (25.71%) Clustering
8 9 (25.71%) Data Management
8 9 (25.71%) High Availability
8 9 (25.71%) Load Balancing
8 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
8 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
8 9 (25.71%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Clustering
9 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
9 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
9 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (20.00%) VoIP
10 7 (20.00%) HP
10 7 (20.00%) CCNA
10 7 (20.00%) MCSE
10 7 (20.00%) 3PAR
10 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
10 7 (20.00%) Office 365
11 6 (17.14%) IT Strategy
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 4 (11.43%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) SAN
2 7 (20.00%) VoIP
3 4 (11.43%) DNS
3 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 4 (11.43%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (11.43%) VLAN
3 4 (11.43%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) Intranet
4 1 (2.86%) Skype
4 1 (2.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.86%) Power BI
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Japanese Language
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Technical Architect
3 8 (22.86%) Applications Support
3 8 (22.86%) SharePoint Support
4 5 (14.29%) Support Specialist
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) SharePoint Specialist
5 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Business Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Support
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Tester
8 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) JSON
2 2 (5.71%) REST
2 2 (5.71%) WCF
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) CRM
2 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
2 9 (25.71%) Data Management
2 9 (25.71%) High Availability
2 9 (25.71%) Load Balancing
3 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
3 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 6 (17.14%) IT Strategy
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.43%) Change Control
7 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 4 (11.43%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (8.57%) Analytics
8 3 (8.57%) Business Analytics
8 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.57%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) ABAP
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.00%) CCNA
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) CISA
4 1 (2.86%) CISM
4 1 (2.86%) CISSP
4 1 (2.86%) ISACA
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.86%) COBIT
3 1 (2.86%) GAMP
3 1 (2.86%) GDPR
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
3 9 (25.71%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (11.43%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 7 (20.00%) HP
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) Tableau
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) SAP