Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 39 71
Rank change year-on-year -37 +32 -24
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 72 124 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.31% 3.94% 2.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.00% 25.41% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 87 47
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £143 £225 £225
90th Percentile £475 £543 £443
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 - £13.61
10th Percentile £12.50 - £10.86
90th Percentile £13.50 - £24.64
England median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -2.08% +9.09% +10.00%

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 450 488 512
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 14.46% 15.50% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 323 314
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £225 £256 £261
90th Percentile £500 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £397
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.19% +5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 29
East Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.50 £13.10 £12.08
90th Percentile £57.00 £22.55 £24.75
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +11.43%

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 19 August 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 6 months to 19 August 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 28 £375 -6.25% 3
Leicestershire -11 14 £375 +30.43% 2
Derbyshire -18 13 £125 -60.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -16 9 £381 +15.09% 2
Lincolnshire -5 3 - -
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.00%) Finance
2 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (23.61%) SQL
3 17 (23.61%) Windows
4 16 (22.22%) .NET
4 16 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (20.83%) Migration
6 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
6 14 (19.44%) C#
6 14 (19.44%) PowerShell
7 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (15.28%) HP
8 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange
8 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (12.50%) Windows 10
10 8 (11.11%) Document Management
10 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
10 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 8 (11.11%) Citrix
11 7 (9.72%) Project Management
11 7 (9.72%) VMware
11 7 (9.72%) Oracle
11 7 (9.72%) HTML
11 7 (9.72%) VBScript
11 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
11 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010

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 16 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (8.33%) IBM Notes
5 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (4.17%) CMS
6 3 (4.17%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.78%) Apache
7 2 (2.78%) Documentum
7 2 (2.78%) iPlanet
7 2 (2.78%) JBoss
7 2 (2.78%) MQSeries
7 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.39%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.39%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.39%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) GoToWebinar
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) Firewall
1 6 (8.33%) VPN
1 6 (8.33%) WAN
2 5 (6.94%) Intranet
2 5 (6.94%) LAN
2 5 (6.94%) Skype
3 4 (5.56%) DNS
4 3 (4.17%) SAN
5 2 (2.78%) LDAP
5 2 (2.78%) MPLS
5 2 (2.78%) NAS
5 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.78%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.78%) VoIP
5 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.39%) FCoE
6 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.56%) Power BI
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.78%) Big Data
5 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.78%) MySQL
5 2 (2.78%) QlikView
6 1 (1.39%) MS Access
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.39%) Subversion
2 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
2 3 (4.17%) Legal
2 3 (4.17%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Advertising
3 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.78%) French Language
3 2 (2.78%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.78%) Russian Language
3 2 (2.78%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Developer
2 18 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 16 (22.22%) Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Consultant
6 5 (6.94%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.17%) Migration Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Project Officer
7 3 (4.17%) Project Support Officer
7 3 (4.17%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Support Officer
8 2 (2.78%) Active Directory Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Migration Manager
8 2 (2.78%) Network Communications Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Administrator
8 2 (2.78%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.22%) .NET
2 7 (9.72%) HTML
3 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.94%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.94%) Classic ASP
4 5 (6.94%) CSS
5 3 (4.17%) Ajax
5 3 (4.17%) HTML5
5 3 (4.17%) jQuery
5 3 (4.17%) WCF
5 3 (4.17%) Web Services
6 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (2.78%) J2EE
6 2 (2.78%) JSON
6 2 (2.78%) MDX
6 2 (2.78%) XML
7 1 (1.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.94%) Fat Client
2 5 (6.94%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Clustering
5 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Blog
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Windows
2 9 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
4 6 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 6 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.17%) Android
7 2 (2.78%) AIX
7 2 (2.78%) HPUX
7 2 (2.78%) Linux
7 2 (2.78%) Solaris
7 2 (2.78%) SUSE
7 2 (2.78%) Unix
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Migration
2 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (11.11%) Document Management
3 7 (9.72%) Metadata Management
3 7 (9.72%) Project Management
4 5 (6.94%) Content Management
5 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 4 (5.56%) Change Management
5 4 (5.56%) KYC
5 4 (5.56%) MVC
5 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.56%) Workflow
6 3 (4.17%) Coaching
6 3 (4.17%) ETL
6 3 (4.17%) ITIL
6 3 (4.17%) People Management
6 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.78%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 14 (19.44%) C#
2 14 (19.44%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.72%) VBScript
4 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.33%) VB
4 6 (8.33%) VBA
5 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
5 5 (6.94%) VB6
6 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) C-shell
6 1 (1.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.39%) Korn
6 1 (1.39%) Perl
6 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) CCA
3 4 (5.56%) Degree
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.78%) MCP
4 2 (2.78%) MCSD
4 2 (2.78%) MCSE
4 2 (2.78%) OCP
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.39%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.39%) MCTS
5 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) PMO
2 2 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.78%) KVM
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.39%) Samba
5 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) OpenView
3 1 (1.39%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.39%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.28%) HP
3 8 (11.11%) Citrix
4 7 (9.72%) Oracle
4 7 (9.72%) VMware
5 6 (8.33%) Lotus
6 5 (6.94%) Cisco
6 5 (6.94%) SAP
7 4 (5.56%) Cognos
8 3 (4.17%) AppSense
9 2 (2.78%) Ariba
9 2 (2.78%) Borland
9 2 (2.78%) F5
9 2 (2.78%) IBM
9 2 (2.78%) Opsware
9 2 (2.78%) PlateSpin
9 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.78%) Sun
9 2 (2.78%) Veritas
9 2 (2.78%) Xamarin