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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
England / East Midlands
Rank 68 51 51
Rank change year-on-year -17 0  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 32 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.14% 3.15% 2.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.33% 24.29% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 26
Median daily rate £375 £338 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -13.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £118 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +2.06% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +38.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +4.18% +0.83%  

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 196 210 255
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.13% 12.97% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 129 136
Median daily rate £338 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -10.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £111 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.30 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.28% -1.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £20.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

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 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 March 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 -9 12 £265 -33.75% 1
Derbyshire -14 7 £213 -22.72%
Leicestershire -7 5 £425 +70.00% 3
Nottinghamshire 0 2 £200 -5.88% 3
Lincolnshire - 2 £438 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 35 (44.87%) Microsoft
2 23 (29.49%) Windows
3 22 (28.21%) Finance
4 20 (25.64%) Active Directory
5 18 (23.08%) Windows 10
6 14 (17.95%) SCCM
6 14 (17.95%) Office 365
7 13 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (16.67%) C#
7 13 (16.67%) .NET
7 13 (16.67%) Migration
8 11 (14.10%) Manufacturing
9 10 (12.82%) MS Office
9 10 (12.82%) Citrix
9 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
9 10 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (11.54%) OneDrive
10 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
10 9 (11.54%) Application Packaging
10 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
10 9 (11.54%) SQL
10 9 (11.54%) MS Project
10 9 (11.54%) Intel Security
10 9 (11.54%) BitLocker
11 8 (10.26%) Project Management
11 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (10.26%) Windows 7
11 8 (10.26%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure

SharePoint
Top Related 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 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.85%) Documentum
5 3 (3.85%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.56%) IIS
6 2 (2.56%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.28%) CMS
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Office
2 9 (11.54%) MS Project
3 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
4 5 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (1.28%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) Primavera
1 1 (1.28%) SAP GTS
1 1 (1.28%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.95%) Office 365
2 9 (11.54%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Intranet
2 4 (5.13%) DNS
2 4 (5.13%) VPN
3 3 (3.85%) Firewall
4 2 (2.56%) LAN
4 2 (2.56%) MPLS
4 2 (2.56%) Skype
4 2 (2.56%) SNMP
4 2 (2.56%) WAN
5 1 (1.28%) SAN
5 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.28%) Power BI
6 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (28.21%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) Manufacturing
3 7 (8.97%) Advertising
4 3 (3.85%) Marketing
5 2 (2.56%) Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) SharePoint Developer
3 13 (16.67%) Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 9 (11.54%) IT Support
5 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Architect
8 5 (6.41%) Office 365 Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Windows Support Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) IT Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) IT Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) PMO Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) .NET
2 7 (8.97%) HTML
3 6 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.41%) CSS
5 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.85%) HTML5
7 2 (2.56%) Ajax
7 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.56%) Classic ASP
7 2 (2.56%) jQuery
7 2 (2.56%) WCF
7 2 (2.56%) XML
8 1 (1.28%) LINQ
8 1 (1.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.28%) Clustering
4 1 (1.28%) FMCG
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Windows
2 18 (23.08%) Windows 10
3 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (10.26%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.97%) Windows Server
6 6 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.13%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.56%) Android
9 2 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) Migration
2 9 (11.54%) Application Packaging
3 8 (10.26%) Project Management
4 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (8.97%) Workflow
5 6 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 5 (6.41%) ERP
6 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.13%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.13%) Change Control
7 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.13%) Document Management
7 4 (5.13%) ITIL
8 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.85%) Data Management
8 3 (3.85%) Master Data Management
8 3 (3.85%) MVC
8 3 (3.85%) System Testing
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.67%) C#
2 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.54%) SQL
3 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.41%) VBScript
5 3 (3.85%) VB
5 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.85%) VB6
5 3 (3.85%) VBA
6 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) DBS Check
3 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.56%) CCNA
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.56%) MCSE
6 1 (1.28%) Degree
6 1 (1.28%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.28%) MCP
6 1 (1.28%) MCSD
6 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) PMO
2 3 (3.85%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.56%) QA
4 1 (1.28%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.54%) BitLocker
3 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.85%) XenApp
6 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.56%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (17.95%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.56%) SCOM
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.28%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 35 (44.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Citrix
3 9 (11.54%) Intel Security
4 7 (8.97%) VMware
5 6 (7.69%) SAP
6 4 (5.13%) Dell
6 4 (5.13%) HP
7 3 (3.85%) Lotus
8 2 (2.56%) Apple
8 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.56%) Cisco
8 2 (2.56%) Intel
8 2 (2.56%) Nintex
8 2 (2.56%) Pega
8 2 (2.56%) Sage
9 1 (1.28%) EMC
9 1 (1.28%) IBM
9 1 (1.28%) Lagan
9 1 (1.28%) Siemens
9 1 (1.28%) Sitecore
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