The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 31 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 80 49 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.03% 3.08% 4.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.49% 19.92% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 31 30
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.06 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +8.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+31.76% +16.43%
SharePoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
302 246 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.99% 15.44% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 154 111
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 27
Median hourly rate £18.25 £14.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.86% -13.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.50 £33.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the East Midlands region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northamptonshire +27 38 £400 - 2
Nottinghamshire 0 21 £331 -5.35% 2
Derbyshire 0 6 £475 +46.15% 3
Leicestershire +13 4 £375 +36.36%
Lincolnshire -12 3 £400 -5.88% 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 66 (53.66%) SharePoint 2013
2 48 (39.02%) .NET
2 48 (39.02%) Microsoft
3 35 (28.46%) C#
4 34 (27.64%) SQL
5 28 (22.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (21.95%) PowerShell
7 22 (17.89%) .NET Framework
7 22 (17.89%) SAP
8 21 (17.07%) SQL Server
9 20 (16.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (15.45%) Office 365
10 19 (15.45%) VB.NET
10 19 (15.45%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (14.63%) VBA
12 15 (12.20%) JavaScript
12 15 (12.20%) Windows
12 15 (12.20%) MS Excel
12 15 (12.20%) Active Directory
12 15 (12.20%) Finance
12 15 (12.20%) SharePoint Server
13 14 (11.38%) VB6
13 14 (11.38%) Classic ASP
13 14 (11.38%) HTML
13 14 (11.38%) VB
14 13 (10.57%) ASP.NET
14 13 (10.57%) Migration
14 13 (10.57%) VMware
14 13 (10.57%) Workflow
15 12 (9.76%) Power BI

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 66 (53.66%) SharePoint 2013
2 15 (12.20%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (5.69%) K2 blackpearl
3 7 (5.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (4.07%) CMS
4 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.07%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.44%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.44%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.32%) MS Office
3 6 (4.88%) MS Project
4 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.45%) Office 365
2 6 (4.88%) Boomi
3 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.07%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.63%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.63%) IaaS
4 2 (1.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) Intranet
2 5 (4.07%) DMZ
2 5 (4.07%) Extranet
3 3 (2.44%) DHCP
3 3 (2.44%) DNS
3 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.44%) VPN
4 2 (1.63%) Internet
4 2 (1.63%) Network Security
4 2 (1.63%) Skype
5 1 (0.81%) SAN
5 1 (0.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 20 (16.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (9.76%) Power BI
5 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.88%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.07%) DB2
7 5 (4.07%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Power View
8 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.63%) PowerPivot
10 2 (1.63%) QlikView
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (12.20%) Finance
2 10 (8.13%) Marketing
3 6 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.44%) Advertising
4 3 (2.44%) Banking
4 3 (2.44%) Local Government
4 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Automotive
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (48.78%) Developer
2 53 (43.09%) SharePoint Developer
3 19 (15.45%) Architect
4 15 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (8.94%) Analyst
6 10 (8.13%) Consultant
7 7 (5.69%) SharePoint Consultant
8 6 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.88%) SharePoint Specialist
9 5 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Report Writer
9 5 (4.07%) SSRS Report Writer
10 4 (3.25%) SQL Developer
11 3 (2.44%) Administrator
11 3 (2.44%) C# Developer
11 3 (2.44%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.44%) Service Analyst
11 3 (2.44%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (39.02%) .NET
2 22 (17.89%) .NET Framework
3 14 (11.38%) Classic ASP
3 14 (11.38%) HTML
4 13 (10.57%) ASP.NET
5 10 (8.13%) CSS
5 10 (8.13%) jQuery
5 10 (8.13%) Web Services
6 9 (7.32%) JSON
7 8 (6.50%) HTML5
8 6 (4.88%) REST
8 6 (4.88%) WCF
8 6 (4.88%) XML
9 5 (4.07%) Entity Framework
9 5 (4.07%) LINQ
10 4 (3.25%) Ajax
10 4 (3.25%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.25%) Backbone.js
10 4 (3.25%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (3.25%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) Data Integration
2 5 (4.07%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.07%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.25%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.44%) Clustering
4 3 (2.44%) FMCG
4 3 (2.44%) User Experience
5 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.63%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.20%) Windows
2 6 (4.88%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.44%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.44%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.44%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.45%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (10.57%) Migration
2 13 (10.57%) Workflow
3 11 (8.94%) ITIL
4 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (6.50%) MVC
6 7 (5.69%) SOA
7 6 (4.88%) CRM
7 6 (4.88%) ETL
7 6 (4.88%) TOGAF
7 6 (4.88%) Web Design
8 5 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.07%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (4.07%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (4.07%) ERP
8 5 (4.07%) Human Resource Management
8 5 (4.07%) SDLC
9 4 (3.25%) Change Management
9 4 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.46%) C#
2 34 (27.64%) SQL
3 27 (21.95%) PowerShell
4 19 (15.45%) VB.NET
5 18 (14.63%) VBA
6 15 (12.20%) JavaScript
7 14 (11.38%) VB
7 14 (11.38%) VB6
8 8 (6.50%) VBScript
9 7 (5.69%) Java
10 5 (4.07%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.44%) PHP
12 1 (0.81%) Perl
12 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (8.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.50%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (5.69%) HND
4 6 (4.88%) Degree
5 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.81%) CISSP
8 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.81%) MCP
8 1 (0.81%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.25%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (2.44%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (2.44%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.44%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (2.44%) NetBackup
1 3 (2.44%) SCCM
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.89%) SAP
3 13 (10.57%) VMware
4 8 (6.50%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.88%) Dell
5 6 (4.88%) Oracle
6 5 (4.07%) HP
6 5 (4.07%) IBM
6 5 (4.07%) Nintex
7 4 (3.25%) Citrix
8 3 (2.44%) arcserve
8 3 (2.44%) Lotus
8 3 (2.44%) NetApp
8 3 (2.44%) Remedy
8 3 (2.44%) Symantec
8 3 (2.44%) Twitter
9 2 (1.63%) Google
9 2 (1.63%) Tableau
10 1 (0.81%) Adobe
10 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint