Period
to 20 October 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 October 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 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 63 54
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 -1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 36 23 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.63% 2.06% 3.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.78% 14.74% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 56
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £360 £400 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -21.95% +46.43%
10th Percentile £251 £233 £293
90th Percentile £575 £468 £700
East of England median daily rate £379 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -5.31% +14.29% -10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £23.50
East of England median hourly rate £27.27 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -27.29% +8.70% +64.29%

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 182 156 350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.31% 13.95% 21.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 89 205
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £373 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.75% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £186 £228 £265
90th Percentile £540 £516 £538
East of England median daily rate £438 £410 £364
% change year-on-year +6.77% +12.65% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 32
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% -42.86%
East of England median hourly rate £33.02 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +15.84% - +35.71%

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 October 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 October 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 +5 20 £381 +8.93% 2
Huntingdon -1 6 £513 -21.15%
Peterborough -7 6 £260 -35.00%
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
2 14 (38.89%) Office 365
3 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (30.56%) Project Management
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 7 (19.44%) .NET
6 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
6 7 (19.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (16.67%) Skype
7 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.89%) VMware
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
8 5 (13.89%) SAP
8 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL
8 5 (13.89%) HP
8 5 (13.89%) SAN
8 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (13.89%) OneDrive
8 5 (13.89%) Yammer
8 5 (13.89%) Skype for Business
9 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
9 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning

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%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (13.89%) Skype for Business
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.56%) CMS
5 2 (5.56%) IIS
5 2 (5.56%) SAS
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.78%) Confluence
6 1 (2.78%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Changepoint
2 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (38.89%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) OneDrive
2 5 (13.89%) Yammer
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Skype
2 5 (13.89%) SAN
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) LAN
3 4 (11.11%) WAN
4 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) Wireless
5 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.78%) Intranet
6 1 (2.78%) LDAP
6 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.78%) MorphX
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Analyst
1 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Administrator
2 5 (13.89%) Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (11.11%) Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) SAP Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.78%) Django
4 1 (2.78%) jQuery
4 1 (2.78%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.78%) WF
4 1 (2.78%) WPF
4 1 (2.78%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) HP Storage
1 3 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) iPhone
2 1 (2.78%) PMI
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) SUSE
5 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Project Management
2 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.33%) Change Control
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) MVC
5 3 (8.33%) Network Management
5 3 (8.33%) Network Optimisation
5 3 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) SDLC
5 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) ERP
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) C
3 2 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCPD
4 1 (2.78%) MCSD
4 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.78%) GLP
2 1 (2.78%) PMO
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.33%) XenApp
2 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.78%) AppDNA
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) HP
2 5 (13.89%) SAP
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) arcserve
4 3 (8.33%) CA
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) AppSense
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) Dell KACE
6 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.78%) Nintex
6 1 (2.78%) Planview
6 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com