Period
to 17 August 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 17 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 50 44
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 17 18 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.72% 2.45% 4.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.61% 15.00% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 40
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £263 £209 £213
90th Percentile £494 £390 £700
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £445 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +22.76% +11.54% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £25.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.96 - £24.25

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 72 120 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 11.50% 16.33% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 72 129
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +17.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £213 £313 £235
90th Percentile £500 £508 £528
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £370 £413 £350
% change year-on-year -10.30% +17.86% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 15
Cambridge median hourly rate £19.00 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.11% -77.50% +60.00%
10th Percentile £18.50 £9.00 £21.25
90th Percentile £19.50 £9.00 £46.30
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.61 £10.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +66.05% -57.45% +11.90%

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 17 August 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 17 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) PMO
5 2 (11.76%) DHCP
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (11.76%) Skype
5 2 (11.76%) Planview
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Changepoint
6 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
6 1 (5.88%) MCPD
6 1 (5.88%) JIRA

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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Changepoint
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) Skype
2 1 (5.88%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Project Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Server Support
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Document Management
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCPD
2 1 (5.88%) MCSD
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) GLP
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Terminal Server
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Planview
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) SAP