Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 October 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 39 50
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11 -9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 20 15 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.02% 2.43% 3.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.32% 16.13% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 44
Cambridge median daily rate £381 £350 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.93% -46.15% +92.59%
10th Percentile £213 £208 £304
90th Percentile £500 £423 £700
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £513
% change year-on-year -12.50% -21.95% +46.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £23.50

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 Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 79 93 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 11.92% 15.05% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 57 132
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £213 £258 £269
90th Percentile £535 £550 £549
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £372 £400 £385
% change year-on-year -7.13% +3.90% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £42.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year - -16.67% -42.86%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Cambridge

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Cambridge

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Cambridge

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) Office 365
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) SAP
6 3 (15.00%) JIRA
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (10.00%) DHCP
7 2 (10.00%) DNS
7 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.00%) HP

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Changepoint
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DHCP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
2 1 (5.00%) Skype
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Server Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Server Support
3 2 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Django
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) iPad
1 1 (5.00%) iPhone
1 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Business Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Case Management
6 1 (5.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.00%) Disk Encryption
6 1 (5.00%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
6 1 (5.00%) Transition Management
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCPD
3 1 (5.00%) MCSD
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) GLP
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) Dell KACE
5 1 (5.00%) Planview