Period
to 20 September 2021

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 September 2021 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 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 52 81
Rank change year-on-year +5 +29 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 46 5 42
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.48% 1.00% 2.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.58% 12.20% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 4 25
10th Percentile £140 " £123
25th Percentile £225 £175 £208
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £315 £375
Median % change year-on-year +3.17% -16.00% -9.37%
75th Percentile £434 £506 £413
90th Percentile £490 £563 £463
England median daily rate £450 £450 £405
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
10th Percentile £16.47 " £11.43
25th Percentile £18.29 " £13.08
Median hourly rate £21.46 - £14.50
75th Percentile £24.50 " £16.25
90th Percentile £26.25 " £16.70
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.48 £20.68
% change year-on-year -8.09% +18.40% -13.85%

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 137 41 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.37% 8.17% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 17 172
10th Percentile £185 £175 £146
25th Percentile £263 £315 £297
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £358 £388
Median % change year-on-year +4.79% -7.65% -3.13%
75th Percentile £484 £450 £475
90th Percentile £538 £497 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
10th Percentile £16.47 £12.45 £12.07
25th Percentile £18.29 £13.71 £13.00
Median hourly rate £21.46 £16.11 £14.28
Median % change year-on-year +33.19% +12.83% +14.24%
75th Percentile £24.50 £18.21 £16.00
90th Percentile £26.25 £19.28 £18.55
England median hourly rate £24.50 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.95% +7.50% -

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SharePoint as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for SharePoint in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint in the East Midlands

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in the East Midlands.

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 September 2021. 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
Leicestershire - 18 £300 - 2
Derbyshire -3 11 £275 -38.89% 12
Northamptonshire -3 8 £475 -20.83% 6
Nottinghamshire -14 6 £450 - 5
Lincolnshire -6 2 £335 +86.11% 2
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 24 (52.17%) Microsoft 365
3 13 (28.26%) Migration
4 11 (23.91%) Windows
5 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
5 9 (19.57%) OneDrive
5 9 (19.57%) Social Skills
6 8 (17.39%) Azure
6 8 (17.39%) SQL
6 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.39%) VMware
7 7 (15.22%) Firewall
7 7 (15.22%) Public Sector
8 6 (13.04%) SAN
8 6 (13.04%) Internet
8 6 (13.04%) Project Management
8 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 6 (13.04%) Unix
8 6 (13.04%) Cisco
8 6 (13.04%) Finance
9 5 (10.87%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (10.87%) PBX
9 5 (10.87%) Cognos
9 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
9 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (10.87%) HP
9 5 (10.87%) AWS
9 5 (10.87%) vSphere
9 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
9 5 (10.87%) Cisco ASA

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 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) Open Workbench
3 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft 365
2 9 (19.57%) OneDrive
3 8 (17.39%) Azure
4 5 (10.87%) AWS
5 3 (6.52%) Power Platform
6 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (4.35%) Power Automate
6 2 (4.35%) PowerApps
6 2 (4.35%) Yammer
7 1 (2.17%) Azure Functions
7 1 (2.17%) Azure Logic Apps
7 1 (2.17%) Azure Service Bus
7 1 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (2.17%) IaaS
7 1 (2.17%) PaaS
7 1 (2.17%) SaaS
7 1 (2.17%) Serverless
7 1 (2.17%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) Internet
2 6 (13.04%) SAN
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (10.87%) PBX
4 2 (4.35%) Intranet
4 2 (4.35%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) WAN
4 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.17%) Network Security
5 1 (2.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.35%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (4.35%) Power BI
4 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) Subversion
2 3 (6.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 9 (19.57%) Social Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Public Sector
3 6 (13.04%) Finance
4 3 (6.52%) Billing
5 2 (4.35%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Local Government
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft 365 Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft 365 Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft 365 Trainer
4 4 (8.70%) Support Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Trainer
5 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.52%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) IT Support
5 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
1 4 (8.70%) HTML
1 4 (8.70%) Web Services
2 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.52%) CSS
2 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
2 3 (6.52%) WCF
2 3 (6.52%) WPF
3 1 (2.17%) JSON
3 1 (2.17%) OAuth
3 1 (2.17%) REST
3 1 (2.17%) SOAP
3 1 (2.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
3 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Unix
3 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.52%) Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Android
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Migration
2 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.04%) Project Management
4 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.52%) MVVM
5 3 (6.52%) OOP
6 2 (4.35%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (4.35%) Business Case
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps
6 2 (4.35%) Information Architecture
6 2 (4.35%) Presales
6 2 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.35%) Service Management
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.17%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (2.17%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.70%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) C
4 2 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) PMO
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) vSphere
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Control-M
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco
4 5 (10.87%) Cognos
4 5 (10.87%) HP
4 5 (10.87%) Veeam
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.17%) Adobe
6 1 (2.17%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.17%) Arqiva
6 1 (2.17%) Cadence
6 1 (2.17%) Intel
6 1 (2.17%) Ivanti
6 1 (2.17%) LogicMonitor
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL