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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 45 34
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 22 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.13% 2.11% 4.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% 14.61% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 21
Median daily rate £454 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £427 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £18.96 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £14.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +86.44% -41.00%  

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 66 89 183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.38% 14.45% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 42 105
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £512 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 19
Median hourly rate £19.00 £9.25 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.40% -72.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  

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

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 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
Cambridge +4 8 £375 +11.11% 3
Huntingdon - 7 £475 -
Peterborough 0 3 £105 -75.58%
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (40.00%) Office 365
3 15 (37.50%) Windows
4 13 (32.50%) Project Management
5 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (22.50%) Skype for Business
5 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (17.50%) MCSE
7 7 (17.50%) Migration
8 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
8 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (15.00%) Skype
8 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
9 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.50%) Finance
9 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.00%) Change Management
10 4 (10.00%) CMS
10 4 (10.00%) MCITP
10 4 (10.00%) SDL Web 8
10 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.00%) CSS
10 4 (10.00%) HTML
10 4 (10.00%) SQL

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 9 (22.50%) Skype for Business
2 8 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (10.00%) CMS
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (7.50%) Alfresco
5 2 (5.00%) Documentum
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.50%) IIS
6 1 (2.50%) Kentico
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.50%) Sitefinity
6 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.00%) SAP SRM
3 1 (2.50%) Changepoint
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.50%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Office 365
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.00%) OneDrive
4 3 (7.50%) Mimecast
4 3 (7.50%) Yammer
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Skype
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.50%) JBehave
1 1 (2.50%) MorphX
1 1 (2.50%) Spock
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Consultant
2 5 (12.50%) Administrator
2 5 (12.50%) Architect
2 5 (12.50%) Office 365 Consultant
2 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.00%) Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Azure Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.00%) Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Project Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) CSS
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.00%) OAuth
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.50%) JPA
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
4 1 (2.50%) WF
4 1 (2.50%) WPF
4 1 (2.50%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Project Management
2 7 (17.50%) Migration
3 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 3 (7.50%) Content Management
6 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Content Management
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.00%) Change Control
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.00%) IT Governance
7 2 (5.00%) MVC
7 2 (5.00%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Project Governance
7 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) C#
2 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) C
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.50%) MCSE
3 4 (10.00%) MCITP
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.00%) MCSA
4 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.50%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.50%) OpenAM
3 1 (2.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Planview
2 3 (7.50%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) Capita
4 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.50%) ForgeRock
4 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.50%) Nintex
4 1 (2.50%) OpenLink
4 1 (2.50%) OpenText
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) WSO2