Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 58 44
Rank change year-on-year -9 -14 -29
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 24 28 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.29% 2.22% 4.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.06% 12.56% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 27
West Sussex median daily rate £318 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.63% +14.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £242 £240 £205
90th Percentile £494 £500 £491
South East median daily rate £360 £375 £385
% change year-on-year -4.00% -2.60% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
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 £12.00 £38.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year -69.03% +55.00% +33.33%

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 199 223 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 18.97% 17.68% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 133 125
West Sussex median daily rate £365 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.35% +1.37% +11.45%
10th Percentile £130 £215 £207
90th Percentile £538 £500 £489
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 16
West Sussex median hourly rate £43.75 £34.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.68% +97.13% +9.51%
10th Percentile £18.81 £21.66 £15.50
90th Percentile £50.63 £52.25 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Worthing 0 6 £388 +19.23% 2
East Grinstead +8 4 £365 -2.67%
Horsham 0 4 £275 -38.89%
Gatwick +4 3 £450 -10.00%
Crawley -7 3 £300 -17.24% 1
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (37.50%) SAN
4 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (37.50%) HP
4 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) Migration
6 6 (25.00%) Clustering
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (25.00%) MCSE
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (25.00%) VoIP
6 6 (25.00%) CCNA
6 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (25.00%) Data Management
6 6 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 6 (25.00%) 3PAR
6 6 (25.00%) High Availability
6 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (20.83%) IT Strategy
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (20.83%) Data Migration

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 (20.83%) Documentum
2 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.67%) Office 365
3 3 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (12.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) VLAN
3 3 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) EDRMS
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) Power BI
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Architect
1 6 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Data Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Data Migration Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (8.33%) Business Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) REST
2 2 (8.33%) WCF
2 2 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) PMI
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
1 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
2 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (25.00%) Data Management
2 6 (25.00%) High Availability
2 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
3 5 (20.83%) IT Strategy
4 4 (16.67%) Analytics
4 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Data Mapping
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) VBA
5 2 (8.33%) ABAP
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (25.00%) CCNA
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) MCSE
3 4 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CISA
4 1 (4.17%) CISM
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
4 1 (4.17%) ISACA
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) SLA
3 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (4.17%) COBIT
4 1 (4.17%) GAMP
4 1 (4.17%) GDPR
4 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 6 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) HP
3 6 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) Dell
4 3 (12.50%) Draytek
4 3 (12.50%) SonicWALL
4 3 (12.50%) Tableau
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) OpenText