Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 20 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 63 43
Rank change year-on-year +14 -20 -5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 36 24 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.99% 2.03% 4.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.00% 12.63% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 55
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £454 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.17% +11.54% -
10th Percentile £319 £221 £213
90th Percentile £575 £438 £700
East of England median daily rate £394 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.96 - £24.25
10th Percentile £17.48 - £22.00
90th Percentile £20.44 - £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £23.75 £19.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +21.79% -31.58% +34.12%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 144 190 405
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.95% 16.06% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 102 229
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £370 £406 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.92% +16.07% -6.67%
10th Percentile £187 £234 £223
90th Percentile £508 £508 £520
East of England median daily rate £439 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +9.69% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 40
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.61 £10.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.05% -56.52% +9.52%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £19.97 £13.00 £43.30
East of England median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +17.50% -32.20% +36.42%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Cambridgeshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Cambridgeshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Cambridgeshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Cambridgeshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Cambridge +9 17 £363 +7.41% 1
Huntingdon - 9 £475 -
Peterborough 0 3 £488 +21.88% 4
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 18 (50.00%) Windows
1 18 (50.00%) Office 365
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 12 (33.33%) Project Management
4 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (22.22%) Skype
5 7 (19.44%) OneDrive
5 7 (19.44%) Skype for Business
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.67%) VMware
6 6 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (16.67%) Migration
6 6 (16.67%) Yammer
6 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (13.89%) XenApp
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (13.89%) Citrix
7 5 (13.89%) DNS
7 5 (13.89%) .NET
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL
8 4 (11.11%) DHCP
8 4 (11.11%) MCSE
8 4 (11.11%) HTML
8 4 (11.11%) Active Directory

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 7 (19.44%) Skype for Business
2 6 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (8.33%) CMS
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.33%) IIS
4 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.56%) SAS
6 1 (2.78%) MS Project Server
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.56%) Changepoint
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (50.00%) Office 365
2 7 (19.44%) OneDrive
3 6 (16.67%) Yammer
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Skype
2 5 (13.89%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) Firewall
5 1 (2.78%) Intranet
5 1 (2.78%) LDAP
5 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (5.56%) MorphX
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (11.11%) Administrator
2 4 (11.11%) Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Senior Architect
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Project Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Support Technician
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.56%) jQuery
4 2 (5.56%) WF
4 2 (5.56%) WPF
4 2 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (5.56%) XSLT
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (2.78%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) iPad
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) SUSE
5 2 (5.56%) Unix
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Android
6 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Project Management
2 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Change Management
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) CRM
5 3 (8.33%) ERP
5 3 (8.33%) MVC
5 3 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) SDLC
5 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.56%) Change Control
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.33%) C
2 3 (8.33%) C#
2 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) ISEB
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCPD
5 1 (2.78%) MCSD
5 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.78%) PMP
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PMO
2 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.78%) GLP
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) XenApp
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.78%) AppDNA
2 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) VMware
3 5 (13.89%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) JD Edwards
4 2 (5.56%) Nintex
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Planview
4 2 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) AppSense
5 1 (2.78%) Capita
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com