Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 79 54
Rank change year-on-year -10 -25 +14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 58 74 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.95% 2.37% 2.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.83% 17.70% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 54 56
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +13.46% -16.67%
10th Percentile £250 £195 £107
90th Percentile £538 £514 £438
England median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.25 £18.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.67% +25.00% +38.86%
10th Percentile £12.13 £17.00 £12.92
90th Percentile £12.38 £154.13 £17.00
England median hourly rate £19.40 £27.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -28.14% +12.50% +2.13%

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 452 418 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.16% 13.38% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 251 250
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £248 £200 £174
90th Percentile £550 £550 £475
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 22
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.25 £22.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.43% +49.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.60 £12.54
90th Percentile £18.15 £64.50 £22.50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.32% +2.50% +6.95%

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 20 April 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
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 20 April 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
Northamptonshire -9 19 £300 -6.25% 20
Derbyshire +10 15 £400 +33.33% 1
Nottinghamshire -7 10 £475 +52.00% 8
Leicestershire +4 7 £463 +15.63% 9
Lincolnshire 0 5 £400 -11.11% 1
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 22 (37.93%) Migration
3 20 (34.48%) Office 365
4 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
6 14 (24.14%) SQL
7 12 (20.69%) Finance
7 12 (20.69%) PowerShell
8 11 (18.97%) Windows
9 10 (17.24%) C#
10 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
10 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (15.52%) .NET
10 9 (15.52%) Oracle
10 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (15.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (13.79%) Data Structures
11 8 (13.79%) Power BI
11 8 (13.79%) Information Governance
11 8 (13.79%) ETL
11 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
11 8 (13.79%) CISSP
12 7 (12.07%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (12.07%) Data Mart
12 7 (12.07%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (12.07%) ERD
12 7 (12.07%) Use Case
13 6 (10.34%) SharePoint Server

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 9 (15.52%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.34%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.90%) IBM Notes
4 4 (6.90%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.72%) CMS
6 1 (1.72%) Documentum
6 1 (1.72%) Kentico
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.72%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 20 (34.48%) Office 365
2 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.62%) OneDrive
4 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.45%) Serverless
4 2 (3.45%) Yammer
5 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Firewall
1 3 (5.17%) Skype
1 3 (5.17%) VPN
2 2 (3.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.45%) SAN
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) DHCP
3 1 (1.72%) SMS
3 1 (1.72%) VLAN
3 1 (1.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (13.79%) Power BI
4 7 (12.07%) Data Mart
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) DB2
5 1 (1.72%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) ERwin
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
1 1 (1.72%) Subversion
1 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.72%) Toad
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Legal
2 4 (6.90%) Local Government
3 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Architect
4 8 (13.79%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Information Architect
6 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Office 365 Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (5.17%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Systems Developer
8 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) .NET
2 3 (5.17%) Classic ASP
3 2 (3.45%) Android SDK
3 2 (3.45%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.72%) Ajax
4 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
4 1 (1.72%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.72%) jQuery
4 1 (1.72%) JSON
4 1 (1.72%) Node.js
4 1 (1.72%) REST
4 1 (1.72%) SOAP
4 1 (1.72%) WAP
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.90%) Fat Client
2 4 (6.90%) Thin Client
3 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.72%) DataPower
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) NHS
5 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.34%) Windows 10
3 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) Android
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Migration
2 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (13.79%) ETL
3 8 (13.79%) Information Governance
4 7 (12.07%) ERD
4 7 (12.07%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (12.07%) Use Case
5 6 (10.34%) Email Migration
6 5 (8.62%) Change Management
6 5 (8.62%) Security Architecture
7 4 (6.90%) Information Architecture
8 3 (5.17%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.17%) Document Management
8 3 (5.17%) Information Management
8 3 (5.17%) Information Security
8 3 (5.17%) Metadata Management
8 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.45%) System Testing
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 12 (20.69%) PowerShell
3 10 (17.24%) C#
4 4 (6.90%) VB
4 4 (6.90%) VBScript
5 3 (5.17%) Java
5 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.17%) VB6
5 3 (5.17%) VBA
6 2 (3.45%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) CISSP
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.72%) ACCA
4 1 (1.72%) CCIE
4 1 (1.72%) CCNP
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) MCITP
4 1 (1.72%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) GDPR
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) PMO
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle
3 5 (8.62%) Citrix
3 5 (8.62%) SAP
4 4 (6.90%) HP
4 4 (6.90%) Lotus
5 3 (5.17%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) Capita
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.72%) WatchGuard