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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 42 66
Rank change year-on-year -33 +24  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 28 58 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.86% 3.78% 2.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.67% 24.37% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 17
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £290 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year - +2.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +28.04% -2.38%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 221 238 231
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 14.68% 15.49% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 151 142
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £282 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -10.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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
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 3 months to 24 June 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
Northamptonshire -23 7 £450 +5.88% 2
Nottinghamshire -10 6 £400 +14.28% 2
Leicestershire -10 5 £363 +45.00%
Derbyshire -12 5 £125 -58.33% 3
Lincolnshire -4 2 - -
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (35.00%) Finance
3 16 (26.67%) .NET
3 16 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 16 (26.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (25.00%) C#
5 12 (20.00%) SQL
5 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
6 11 (18.33%) Windows
7 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (16.67%) Citrix
7 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (15.00%) MS Exchange
8 9 (15.00%) SAP
8 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (13.33%) XenDesktop
9 8 (13.33%) Windows 10
9 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
9 8 (13.33%) VB
9 8 (13.33%) VBA
9 8 (13.33%) VB6
9 8 (13.33%) Workflow
9 8 (13.33%) Migration
10 7 (11.67%) Project Management
10 7 (11.67%) VBScript
10 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
10 7 (11.67%) Classic ASP

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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 16 (26.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (10.00%) IBM Notes
4 4 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.33%) Documentum
5 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.33%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.67%) CMS
6 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.67%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.67%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.67%) SAP GTS
2 1 (1.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) GoToWebinar
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Intranet
1 6 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (1.67%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.33%) Power BI
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (5.00%) Advertising
4 3 (5.00%) Legal
5 2 (3.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 14 (23.33%) Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Consultant
5 4 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) IT Support
6 3 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Project Officer
6 3 (5.00%) Project Support Officer
6 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Support Officer
7 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) .NET
2 7 (11.67%) Classic ASP
3 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.33%) HTML
4 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.67%) CSS
5 3 (5.00%) HTML5
6 2 (3.33%) Ajax
6 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.33%) jQuery
6 2 (3.33%) XML
7 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.67%) COM
7 1 (1.67%) JSON
7 1 (1.67%) LINQ
7 1 (1.67%) MDX
7 1 (1.67%) WCF
7 1 (1.67%) Web Services
7 1 (1.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.33%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Blog
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Windows 10
3 7 (11.67%) Apple iOS
4 6 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.67%) Android
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.33%) Migration
1 8 (13.33%) Workflow
2 7 (11.67%) Metadata Management
2 7 (11.67%) Project Management
3 5 (8.33%) Change Management
4 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.67%) Document Management
5 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (5.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.33%) Change Control
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL
6 2 (3.33%) MVC
6 2 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (3.33%) Task Automation
6 2 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 15 (25.00%) C#
3 12 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (13.33%) VB
4 8 (13.33%) VB6
4 8 (13.33%) VBA
5 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
5 7 (11.67%) VBScript
6 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) MCSE
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.33%) CCNA
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.67%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.67%) MCP
5 1 (1.67%) MCSD
5 1 (1.67%) OCP
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) PMO
2 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.00%) XenApp
5 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.67%) Citrix
3 9 (15.00%) SAP
4 6 (10.00%) HP
4 6 (10.00%) Lotus
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle
5 4 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (3.33%) Ariba
6 2 (3.33%) Cognos
6 2 (3.33%) IBM
6 2 (3.33%) Sage
7 1 (1.67%) Apple
7 1 (1.67%) EMC
7 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.67%) Siemens
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