The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SharePoint Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 - 140
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 9 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.38% - 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.96% - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 10
Median daily rate £317 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 - £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 - £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £400 £316
% change year-on-year -14.81% +26.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +42.30% -  

SharePoint Server 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 of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 460 414 606
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.48% 16.23% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 433 644
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £205 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 65
Median hourly rate £18.98 £27.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.98% +17.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.60 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SharePoint Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in the East of England

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint Server in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in the East of England

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Server in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint Server in the East of England

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Server in the East of England

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Suffolk - 5 £298 -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £550 -
SharePoint Server
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server 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 of England region with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 9 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Workflow
4 5 (55.56%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (55.56%) X++
4 5 (55.56%) MorphX
4 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (44.44%) Migration
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) Office 365
5 4 (44.44%) OneDrive
6 3 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (33.33%) Skype
6 3 (33.33%) Games
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (33.33%) PBX
6 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (22.22%) SQL

SharePoint Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
3 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
1 4 (44.44%) OneDrive
2 3 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) PBX
1 3 (33.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MorphX
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (22.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Migration Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Workflow
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Information Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) X++
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft