Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 70 55
Rank change year-on-year -29 -15 -4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 48 81 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.61% 2.60% 3.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.12% 19.10% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 58 64
East Midlands median daily rate £369 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.36% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £218 £250 £107
90th Percentile £450 £499 £438
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.60 £18.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.01% +22.50% -
10th Percentile £12.28 £14.09 £12.60
90th Percentile £44.00 £137.44 £21.70
England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year -33.33% +6.06% +30.26%

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 340 424 491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.41% 13.62% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 272 293
East Midlands median daily rate £345 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.75% +10.34% +1.75%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £565 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 31
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +24.14% -15.94%
10th Percentile £10.47 £11.00 £11.75
90th Percentile £42.20 £37.50 £22.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 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
Derbyshire +13 17 £318 +1.60% 7
Northamptonshire -7 13 £400 +15.94% 15
Leicestershire -4 8 £450 +20.00% 2
Nottinghamshire -16 5 £425 +25.93% 2
Lincolnshire -4 3 £400 -11.11% 1
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 18 (37.50%) Windows
3 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 15 (31.25%) SQL
5 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (25.00%) Finance
5 12 (25.00%) Office 365
6 11 (22.92%) PowerShell
7 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (18.75%) Skype
8 9 (18.75%) Migration
8 9 (18.75%) .NET
8 9 (18.75%) C#
8 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (14.58%) Skype for Business
10 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
10 7 (14.58%) ITIL
10 7 (14.58%) Oracle
10 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (12.50%) Windows Server
12 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
12 5 (10.42%) WAN
12 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP

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 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
1 7 (14.58%) Skype for Business
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.25%) Documentum
4 2 (4.17%) Apache
4 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.17%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.17%) iPlanet
4 2 (4.17%) JBoss
4 2 (4.17%) K2 blackpearl
4 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.08%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Office 365
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.17%) Serverless
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Skype
2 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.42%) WAN
3 4 (8.33%) DNS
3 4 (8.33%) LAN
4 3 (6.25%) Firewall
4 3 (6.25%) SAN
4 3 (6.25%) VPN
5 2 (4.17%) Modbus
5 2 (4.17%) MPLS
5 2 (4.17%) NAS
5 2 (4.17%) VoIP
5 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.08%) FCoE
6 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.08%) SMS
6 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.33%) Power BI
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.17%) GIS
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) Big Data
6 1 (2.08%) Easytrieve
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) French Language
2 2 (4.17%) Italian Language
2 2 (4.17%) Russian Language
2 2 (4.17%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Local Government
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Developer
2 7 (14.58%) Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Power BI Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) GIS Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) .NET
2 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.33%) MDX
4 3 (6.25%) CSS
4 3 (6.25%) HTML
5 2 (4.17%) Android SDK
5 2 (4.17%) Classic ASP
5 2 (4.17%) iOS SDK
5 2 (4.17%) J2EE
5 2 (4.17%) LDAP
6 1 (2.08%) HTML5
6 1 (2.08%) Lambda Expressions
6 1 (2.08%) LINQ
6 1 (2.08%) OpenLayers
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.17%) AIX
4 2 (4.17%) Android
4 2 (4.17%) HPUX
4 2 (4.17%) Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Solaris
4 2 (4.17%) Unix
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.08%) MVS
5 1 (2.08%) SUSE
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Migration
2 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (14.58%) ITIL
4 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
6 4 (8.33%) Document Management
6 4 (8.33%) ETL
6 4 (8.33%) High Availability
7 3 (6.25%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.25%) Task Automation
8 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.17%) Android Development
8 2 (4.17%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.17%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.17%) Metadata Management
8 2 (4.17%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.17%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) SQL
2 11 (22.92%) PowerShell
3 9 (18.75%) C#
4 5 (10.42%) VB
5 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.17%) Java
6 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.17%) VB6
6 2 (4.17%) VBA
6 2 (4.17%) VBScript
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) COBOL
7 1 (2.08%) C-shell
7 1 (2.08%) JCL
7 1 (2.08%) Korn
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.33%) CCNA
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) MCSE
2 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) ACCA
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
4 1 (2.08%) MCTS
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (2.08%) HIPAA
1 1 (2.08%) PMO
1 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.17%) KVM
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.08%) Samba
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) OpenView
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle
3 5 (10.42%) HP
3 5 (10.42%) SAP
3 5 (10.42%) VMware
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco
5 3 (6.25%) Citrix
5 3 (6.25%) Cognos
5 3 (6.25%) IBM
6 2 (4.17%) Borland
6 2 (4.17%) F5
6 2 (4.17%) Lotus
6 2 (4.17%) Opsware
6 2 (4.17%) PlateSpin
6 2 (4.17%) Siemens
6 2 (4.17%) Sun
6 2 (4.17%) Veritas
7 1 (2.08%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat