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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 35 47 42
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 18 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.37% 2.25% 3.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.51% 15.56% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 14
Median daily rate £431 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £432 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +1.37% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +6.11% +0.83%  

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 59 90 139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.05% 14.47% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 45 72
Median daily rate £450 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 16
Median hourly rate £43.50 £9.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +370.27% -55.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.10 £57.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 +11 14 £525 +40.00% 5
Peterborough -3 3 £105 -68.18% 1
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 8 (23.53%) Office 365
4 7 (20.59%) Skype for Business
4 7 (20.59%) Project Management
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 5 (14.71%) ITIL
6 5 (14.71%) .NET
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (14.71%) Finance
6 5 (14.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
7 4 (11.76%) Skype
7 4 (11.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (11.76%) MCITP
7 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
7 4 (11.76%) SDL Web 8
7 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.76%) MCSE
8 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
8 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
8 3 (8.82%) VPN
8 3 (8.82%) CSS
8 3 (8.82%) C#
8 3 (8.82%) HTML

SharePoint
Top Related 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 (20.59%) Skype for Business
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (8.82%) Alfresco
3 3 (8.82%) CMS
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.88%) Documentum
4 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.94%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.94%) Kentico
5 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.94%) Sitefinity
5 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS Project
3 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (5.88%) SAP SRM
3 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.94%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Office 365
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.82%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Skype
2 3 (8.82%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) VoIP
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.94%) JBehave
1 1 (2.94%) Spock
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Dutch Language
2 2 (5.88%) German Language
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Consultant
2 5 (14.71%) Administrator
2 5 (14.71%) Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Azure Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Office 365 Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Coordinator
4 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) OAuth
4 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.94%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
1 2 (5.88%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (20.59%) Project Management
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (8.82%) Content Management
4 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Content Management
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Scrum
4 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.88%) ArchiMate
5 2 (5.88%) BDD
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.88%) IT Governance
5 2 (5.88%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Project Governance
5 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C#
1 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCITP
2 4 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.88%) MCSA
3 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.94%) OpenAM
3 1 (2.94%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Avaya
3 2 (5.88%) Citrix
3 2 (5.88%) Lotus
3 2 (5.88%) Planview
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) ForgeRock
4 1 (2.94%) OpenLink
4 1 (2.94%) OpenText
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.94%) WSO2