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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 59 67 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 37 36 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.29% 2.04% 2.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.37% 12.16% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 17
Median daily rate £325 £351 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £10.80 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.85% -8.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-41.00% +19.04%
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
226 296 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.97% 16.79% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 177 92
Median daily rate £325 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £230 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £590 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.83 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.79% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.45 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £44.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Derbyshire +7 10 £275 -4.34% 1
Nottinghamshire -3 10 £213 -43.33% 2
Northamptonshire +9 9 £400 +6.59% 2
Leicestershire +3 5 £250 -28.57% 2
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 39 (43.82%) Microsoft
2 35 (39.33%) SQL
3 31 (34.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 30 (33.71%) Windows
5 28 (31.46%) PowerShell
6 25 (28.09%) .NET
7 23 (25.84%) C#
8 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
9 19 (21.35%) VB.NET
10 18 (20.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (20.22%) SharePoint Server
11 17 (19.10%) Finance
12 16 (17.98%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (17.98%) Windows 8
13 15 (16.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (16.85%) MS Office
14 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
15 13 (14.61%) HP
15 13 (14.61%) Windows XP
15 13 (14.61%) MS Exchange
15 13 (14.61%) Exchange Server 2003
15 13 (14.61%) Office 365
15 13 (14.61%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (13.48%) Windows 10
16 12 (13.48%) XenDesktop
16 12 (13.48%) Apple iOS
16 12 (13.48%) VPN
16 12 (13.48%) Citrix
16 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (13.48%) Lotus

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 31 (34.83%) SharePoint 2013
2 18 (20.22%) SharePoint Server
3 13 (14.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (14.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (14.61%) MS Exchange
4 12 (13.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (13.48%) IBM Notes
5 6 (6.74%) IIS
6 4 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.25%) CMS
7 2 (2.25%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (1.12%) Confluence
8 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (16.85%) MS Office
2 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.74%) MS Project
4 3 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.61%) Office 365
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.48%) VPN
2 10 (11.24%) Internet
3 7 (7.87%) LAN
3 7 (7.87%) WAN
4 3 (3.37%) Intranet
5 2 (2.25%) Firewall
5 2 (2.25%) SAN
6 1 (1.12%) DHCP
6 1 (1.12%) DNS
6 1 (1.12%) IPv4
6 1 (1.12%) NAS
6 1 (1.12%) Network Security
6 1 (1.12%) PBX
6 1 (1.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (16.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.49%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.12%) Big Data
5 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.12%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (1.12%) Power BI
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.12%) JIRA
4 1 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (19.10%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Advertising
3 5 (5.62%) Law
4 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.37%) Legal
6 2 (2.25%) Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Marketing
6 2 (2.25%) Publishing
6 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (1.12%) Electronics
7 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Developer
2 23 (25.84%) SharePoint Developer
3 17 (19.10%) Analyst
4 8 (8.99%) IT Analyst
4 8 (8.99%) IT Support
4 8 (8.99%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) Service Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Implementation Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Migration Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) SharePoint Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Development Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.09%) .NET
2 9 (10.11%) .NET Framework
2 9 (10.11%) Classic ASP
3 4 (4.49%) HTML
4 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.25%) CSS
5 1 (1.12%) jQuery
5 1 (1.12%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) FMCG
3 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.25%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.12%) Replication
4 1 (1.12%) Social Media
4 1 (1.12%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 30 (33.71%) Windows
2 16 (17.98%) Windows 8
3 13 (14.61%) Windows XP
4 12 (13.48%) Apple iOS
4 12 (13.48%) Windows 10
5 8 (8.99%) Linux
6 5 (5.62%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.37%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.12%) HPUX
9 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.12%) Solaris
9 1 (1.12%) SUSE
9 1 (1.12%) Unix
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.98%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (13.48%) Migration
3 9 (10.11%) CRM
4 8 (8.99%) ETL
5 6 (6.74%) Change Control
5 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (6.74%) ITIL
6 5 (5.62%) Change Management
7 4 (4.49%) Validation
7 4 (4.49%) Workflow
8 3 (3.37%) Analytics
8 3 (3.37%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.37%) Data Management
9 2 (2.25%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.25%) Business Transformation
9 2 (2.25%) Content Analysis
9 2 (2.25%) Document Management
9 2 (2.25%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.25%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.33%) SQL
2 28 (31.46%) PowerShell
3 23 (25.84%) C#
4 19 (21.35%) VB.NET
5 12 (13.48%) VBScript
6 10 (11.24%) VB
6 10 (11.24%) VBA
7 9 (10.11%) VB6
8 6 (6.74%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.12%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.12%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.12%) Java
10 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.25%) HND
4 1 (1.12%) Degree
4 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.48%) XenDesktop
3 5 (5.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 39 (43.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.61%) HP
3 12 (13.48%) Citrix
3 12 (13.48%) Lotus
4 11 (12.36%) SAP
5 7 (7.87%) Tableau
6 4 (4.49%) VMware
7 1 (1.12%) Adobe
7 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.12%) Google
7 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.12%) Remedy
7 1 (1.12%) Talend