Period
to 23 August 2017

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 23 August 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 89 47
Rank change year-on-year +16 -42 -27
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 22 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.09% 1.31% 4.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.22% 7.92% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 31
West Sussex median daily rate £300 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.81% +7.35% +23.64%
10th Percentile £233 £263 £181
90th Percentile £460 £488 £475
South East median daily rate £375 £380 £373
% change year-on-year -1.32% +2.01% +3.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £15.90 £55.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.09% +175.00% -
South East median hourly rate £13.75 £20.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year -31.25% +7.07% -6.60%

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 180 240 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.08% 16.49% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 134 116
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +12.36% +5.95%
10th Percentile £209 £224 £183
90th Percentile £530 £500 £496
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 13
West Sussex median hourly rate £28.75 £47.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.15% +177.94% +7.94%
10th Percentile £15.75 £19.58 £14.90
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.78 £38.50
South East median hourly rate £17.49 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.55% - +17.65%

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 23 August 2017.

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 23 August 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
Crawley +4 7 £300 -36.84%
Gatwick +7 4 £330 +22.22%
East Grinstead 0 3 £400 +6.67%
Horsham - 3 £275 -
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 6 (27.27%) Migration
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 6 (27.27%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 5 (22.73%) Documentum
5 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 5 (22.73%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
5 5 (22.73%) Maximo
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Data Migration
5 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
6 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 4 (18.18%) SAP
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
7 3 (13.64%) VBA
7 3 (13.64%) Dell
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification

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 5 (22.73%) Documentum
2 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Maximo
2 1 (4.55%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.64%) Mimecast
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
1 6 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) VLAN
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) EDRMS
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Data Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Data Migration Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Migration Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Tableau Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) Data Migration
2 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
3 3 (13.64%) Data Mapping
4 2 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Database Theory
5 1 (4.55%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
1 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
1 3 (13.64%) VBA
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) PMO
2 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
1 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) XenServer
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) SAP
4 3 (13.64%) Dell
4 3 (13.64%) Draytek
4 3 (13.64%) SonicWALL
4 3 (13.64%) Tableau
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) OpenText