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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 48 36
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 21 9 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.63% 1.55% 5.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.58% 9.89% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 22
Median daily rate £469 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.57% +1.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £254 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £393 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £18.96 - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +28.04% -2.38%  

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 79 91 192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.67% 15.66% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 112
Median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 22
Median hourly rate £14.25 £10.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.50% -56.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.98 £13.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 25 June 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

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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 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Huntingdon - 9 £475 -
Cambridge +1 6 - -
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 20 (51.28%) Office 365
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 15 (38.46%) Windows
4 10 (25.64%) Project Management
5 9 (23.08%) Skype for Business
6 8 (20.51%) Skype
6 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (20.51%) Migration
7 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (17.95%) OneDrive
7 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (15.38%) Yammer
8 6 (15.38%) Windows 10
8 6 (15.38%) HTML
8 6 (15.38%) MCSE
8 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.82%) CMS
9 5 (12.82%) Citrix
9 5 (12.82%) .NET
9 5 (12.82%) CSS
9 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
9 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
9 5 (12.82%) XenApp
9 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (10.26%) Change Management

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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 9 (23.08%) Skype for Business
2 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (12.82%) CMS
5 3 (7.69%) Alfresco
5 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
6 2 (5.13%) Documentum
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.56%) EPiServer
7 1 (2.56%) IIS
7 1 (2.56%) Kentico
7 1 (2.56%) MS Project Server
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (2.56%) Sitefinity
7 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.56%) Changepoint
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (51.28%) Office 365
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (17.95%) OneDrive
3 6 (15.38%) Yammer
4 2 (5.13%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Skype
2 2 (5.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) Intranet
3 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.56%) JBehave
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) MorphX
1 1 (2.56%) Spock
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Office 365 Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Office 365 Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Office 365 Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (5.13%) OAuth
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.56%) JPA
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.56%) WF
4 1 (2.56%) WPF
4 1 (2.56%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (5.13%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Android
6 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.56%) Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Project Management
2 8 (20.51%) Migration
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Content Management
6 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Content Management
7 3 (7.69%) MVC
7 3 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.13%) ArchiMate
8 2 (5.13%) Change Control
8 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.13%) CRM
8 2 (5.13%) ERP
8 2 (5.13%) ITIL
8 2 (5.13%) Scrum
8 2 (5.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.13%) C
2 2 (5.13%) C#
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.38%) MCSE
3 3 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.13%) MCITP
5 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.56%) ISEB
5 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.56%) MCPD
5 1 (2.56%) MCSD
5 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.56%) PMP
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) XenApp
2 3 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
3 1 (2.56%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.56%) AppDNA
3 1 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.56%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Citrix
3 4 (10.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Apple
4 1 (2.56%) AppSense
4 1 (2.56%) Capita
4 1 (2.56%) ForgeRock
4 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.56%) Nintex
4 1 (2.56%) OpenText
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Planview
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.56%) WSO2