Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 17 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 47 59
Rank change year-on-year -28 +12 -16
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 72 122 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.34% 3.76% 2.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.37% 23.83% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 85 53
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £212 £250 £227
90th Percentile £462 £545 £438
England median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £26.80 £13.60 £15.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.11% -9.73% +18.12%
10th Percentile £12.62 £12.89 £13.30
90th Percentile £44.25 £14.30 £23.27
England median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £21.60
% change year-on-year -21.57% +18.08% +18.33%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 392 512 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.74% 15.77% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 341 284
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £410 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.07% +15.49% +1.43%
10th Percentile £218 £275 £231
90th Percentile £525 £575 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 26
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.29% +23.64% -1.79%
10th Percentile £11.42 £11.95 £11.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £22.13 £17.16
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 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
Northamptonshire -13 25 £400 - 1
Derbyshire +4 21 £275 -42.11% 3
Leicestershire -5 13 £363 +11.54% 2
Nottinghamshire -24 9 £400 +14.29% 4
Lincolnshire -7 2 - -
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.78%) SQL
2 20 (27.78%) Windows
3 18 (25.00%) .NET
4 16 (22.22%) C#
4 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 16 (22.22%) Finance
5 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
6 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (18.06%) Migration
6 13 (18.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (16.67%) Office 365
7 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (15.28%) PowerShell
9 10 (13.89%) HP
9 10 (13.89%) Oracle
9 10 (13.89%) Skype
10 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
11 8 (11.11%) Document Management
11 8 (11.11%) HTML
11 8 (11.11%) T-SQL
11 8 (11.11%) WAN
11 8 (11.11%) MS Exchange
12 7 (9.72%) Project Management
12 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (9.72%) LAN
12 7 (9.72%) JavaScript

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (18.06%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.56%) IBM Notes
6 3 (4.17%) Apache
6 3 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (4.17%) CMS
6 3 (4.17%) iPlanet
6 3 (4.17%) JBoss
6 3 (4.17%) MQSeries
6 3 (4.17%) OpenStack
6 3 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.17%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (2.78%) Documentum
Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.39%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.39%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.39%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) GoToWebinar
3 1 (1.39%) IaaS
3 1 (1.39%) PaaS
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) Skype
2 8 (11.11%) WAN
3 7 (9.72%) LAN
4 6 (8.33%) Firewall
5 5 (6.94%) Intranet
5 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.56%) DNS
6 4 (5.56%) VPN
7 3 (4.17%) LDAP
7 3 (4.17%) MPLS
7 3 (4.17%) NAS
7 3 (4.17%) SAN
7 3 (4.17%) VoIP
7 3 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.78%) Modbus
8 2 (2.78%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.39%) FCoE
9 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.72%) Power BI
4 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.17%) Big Data
6 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.78%) GIS
7 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.78%) MySQL
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.78%) QlikView
8 1 (1.39%) Easytrieve
8 1 (1.39%) MS Access
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.39%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.39%) Subversion
2 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.17%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Advertising
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) French Language
3 2 (2.78%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.78%) Legal
3 2 (2.78%) Russian Language
3 2 (2.78%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Local Government
4 1 (1.39%) Publishing
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (40.28%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) SharePoint Developer
3 12 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 4 (5.56%) Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Power BI Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Administrator
6 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (2.78%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 8 (11.11%) HTML
4 6 (8.33%) CSS
5 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.94%) MDX
6 4 (5.56%) Classic ASP
7 3 (4.17%) HTML5
7 3 (4.17%) J2EE
7 3 (4.17%) WCF
7 3 (4.17%) Web Services
8 2 (2.78%) Ajax
8 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (2.78%) jQuery
8 2 (2.78%) JSON
8 2 (2.78%) LINQ
9 1 (1.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.56%) Clustering
2 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Blog
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.17%) AIX
5 3 (4.17%) HPUX
5 3 (4.17%) Linux
5 3 (4.17%) Solaris
5 3 (4.17%) Unix
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.78%) Android
6 2 (2.78%) SUSE
7 1 (1.39%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) Migration
2 12 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (11.11%) Document Management
4 7 (9.72%) Project Management
4 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.33%) ETL
5 6 (8.33%) ITIL
5 6 (8.33%) Metadata Management
6 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.94%) Content Management
6 5 (6.94%) High Availability
7 4 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (5.56%) Front End Development
7 4 (5.56%) KYC
7 4 (5.56%) MVC
8 3 (4.17%) ITSM
8 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.17%) Patch Management
8 3 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) SQL
2 16 (22.22%) C#
3 11 (15.28%) PowerShell
4 8 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.94%) VB
6 5 (6.94%) VBA
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.56%) VB6
7 4 (5.56%) VBScript
8 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.39%) COBOL
8 1 (1.39%) C-shell
8 1 (1.39%) JCL
8 1 (1.39%) Korn
8 1 (1.39%) Perl
8 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.33%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) MCSE
3 4 (5.56%) CCA
3 4 (5.56%) CCNA
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.78%) MCSD
5 2 (2.78%) OCP
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.39%) MCP
6 1 (1.39%) MCTS
6 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (1.39%) HIPAA
1 1 (1.39%) PMO
1 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.56%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.17%) KVM
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.39%) Samba
4 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) OpenView
1 3 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.39%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) HP
2 10 (13.89%) Oracle
3 6 (8.33%) Cisco
3 6 (8.33%) SAP
3 6 (8.33%) VMware
4 5 (6.94%) Cognos
5 4 (5.56%) Citrix
5 4 (5.56%) Lotus
6 3 (4.17%) AppSense
6 3 (4.17%) Borland
6 3 (4.17%) F5
6 3 (4.17%) IBM
6 3 (4.17%) Opsware
6 3 (4.17%) PlateSpin
6 3 (4.17%) Sun
6 3 (4.17%) Veritas
7 2 (2.78%) Ariba
7 2 (2.78%) Siemens
7 2 (2.78%) Xamarin