Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 50 59
Rank change year-on-year -20 +9 -9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 26 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.07% 3.11% 2.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.35% 25.38% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 33
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £388 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.13% -15.76% +23.91%
10th Percentile £213 £128 £338
90th Percentile £448 £538 £700
East of England median daily rate £350 £371 £405
% change year-on-year -5.66% -8.40% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 - £30.00
10th Percentile £11.90 - £27.50
90th Percentile £19.50 - £32.50
East of England median hourly rate £21.23 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -43.40% -7.41% +43.36%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 159 130 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.63% 12.24% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 57 121
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £365 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% -3.03% +22.22%
10th Percentile £170 £163 £213
90th Percentile £533 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 23
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 £11.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.89% -6.25% -43.53%
10th Percentile £12.31 £10.63 £8.75
90th Percentile £32.00 £57.58 £42.75
East of England median hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -37.14% +52.17% +15.00%

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018. 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 -11 18 £350 -12.50% 6
Peterborough -3 5 £260 +153.66%
Huntingdon +1 1 - - 1
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) HP
2 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (26.92%) Office 365
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
4 5 (19.23%) LAN
4 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
4 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (15.38%) HP Storage
5 4 (15.38%) Network Management
5 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (15.38%) Change Control
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (15.38%) JIRA
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (15.38%) arcserve
5 4 (15.38%) CA

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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (11.54%) InfoPath
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (7.69%) Acrobat
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) LAN
2 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
1 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Support
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Server Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Server Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Server Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) Django
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) HP Storage
2 2 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (15.38%) Change Control
2 4 (15.38%) Network Management
2 4 (15.38%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (7.69%) Business Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Case Management
4 1 (3.85%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (3.85%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Security
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
2 2 (7.69%) VBA
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCITP
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) HP
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) arcserve
3 4 (15.38%) CA
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) Adobe
5 2 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) Dell KACE