Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 13 December 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 of England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 79 68
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 149 155 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.99% 3.04% 2.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.80% 17.51% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 89 81
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.73% -3.23% -
10th Percentile £240 £213 £225
90th Percentile £544 £500 £488
England median daily rate £421 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.01% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 8
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £23.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.49% -37.33% +6.38%
10th Percentile £26.10 £15.25 £29.23
90th Percentile £153.50 £47.00 £43.30
England median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year +15.79% -33.91% +27.78%

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 of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 943 885 740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.92% 17.33% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 502 423
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +0.65%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £581 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 36 29
East of England median hourly rate £37.54 £37.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.46% +29.82% +18.75%
10th Percentile £18.05 £14.00 £10.61
90th Percentile £48.84 £45.50 £41.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in the East of England

SharePoint
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 in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in the East of England

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in the East of England

SharePoint
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 in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in the East of England

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in the East of England

SharePoint
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 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Hertfordshire +6 75 £400 -5.88% 10
Cambridgeshire +1 25 £300 -11.11% 17
Bedfordshire +16 24 £475 +35.71% 4
Essex -19 21 £450 +40.63% 2
Suffolk -7 3 £450 -10.00% 3
Norfolk - 2 - - 3
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 of England region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 44 (29.53%) Office 365
2 41 (27.52%) Microsoft
3 36 (24.16%) Windows
3 36 (24.16%) Migration
4 30 (20.13%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (18.12%) Active Directory
6 24 (16.11%) Workflow
6 24 (16.11%) Analytics
7 23 (15.44%) Data Migration
8 22 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (14.77%) Windows 10
9 20 (13.42%) Health Informatics
9 20 (13.42%) Electronic Patient Records
9 20 (13.42%) e-Health
9 20 (13.42%) PACS
9 20 (13.42%) Informatics
9 20 (13.42%) HL7
9 20 (13.42%) LIMS
10 19 (12.75%) Project Management
10 19 (12.75%) PowerShell
11 18 (12.08%) Law
11 18 (12.08%) Sony
11 18 (12.08%) ITIL
11 18 (12.08%) .NET
11 18 (12.08%) REST
11 18 (12.08%) Nintex
12 17 (11.41%) Microsoft Excel
12 17 (11.41%) NHS
12 17 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (10.74%) SharePoint 2013

SharePoint
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 16 (10.74%) SharePoint 2013
2 12 (8.05%) Confluence
3 6 (4.03%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.01%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.67%) CMS
6 1 (0.67%) Documentum
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.67%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (11.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (10.07%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (7.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (7.38%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (1.34%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.68%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.01%) Lorenzo
4 2 (1.34%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.67%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.67%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.67%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.67%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.67%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.67%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 44 (29.53%) Office 365
2 22 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.36%) OneDrive
4 4 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.68%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (2.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.01%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (2.01%) IaaS
5 3 (2.01%) SaaS
6 2 (1.34%) PaaS
6 2 (1.34%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (1.34%) Yammer
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.38%) Firewall
2 9 (6.04%) DNS
3 7 (4.70%) DHCP
3 7 (4.70%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (4.03%) Skype
5 5 (3.36%) Intranet
6 3 (2.01%) LAN
7 2 (1.34%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.34%) VPN
7 2 (1.34%) WebEx
8 1 (0.67%) FTP
8 1 (0.67%) HTTP
8 1 (0.67%) Internet
8 1 (0.67%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.67%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.67%) SMTP
8 1 (0.67%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.67%) VoIP
8 1 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.42%) Electronic Patient Records
2 15 (10.07%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.68%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (2.68%) Big Data
4 4 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.68%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.68%) Power BI
5 3 (2.01%) Amazon Athena
5 3 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.01%) QlikView
5 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.34%) OLAP
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.67%) MySQL
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.67%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 15 (10.07%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.40%) Visual Studio Code
3 9 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.68%) JIRA
5 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.67%) git-flow
6 1 (0.67%) GitLab
6 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.67%) Selenium
General
1 18 (12.08%) Law
2 14 (9.40%) Finance
3 6 (4.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.68%) Legal
4 4 (2.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
5 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (23.49%) Analyst
1 35 (23.49%) Developer
2 22 (14.77%) SharePoint Developer
3 13 (8.72%) PMO Analyst
4 11 (7.38%) Architect
4 11 (7.38%) Consultant
5 8 (5.37%) Project Manager
5 8 (5.37%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (4.70%) SharePoint Consultant
6 7 (4.70%) Technical Test Analyst
6 7 (4.70%) Test Analyst
7 6 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.03%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.36%) Financial Analyst
8 5 (3.36%) Trainer
9 4 (2.68%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (2.68%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (2.68%) Administrator
9 4 (2.68%) Business Analyst
9 4 (2.68%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.08%) .NET
1 18 (12.08%) REST
2 15 (10.07%) Web Services
3 13 (8.72%) CSS
4 12 (8.05%) ASP.NET
4 12 (8.05%) CAML
5 11 (7.38%) jQuery
6 6 (4.03%) React
6 6 (4.03%) Redux
7 5 (3.36%) HTML
8 3 (2.01%) J2EE
9 2 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.34%) Middleware
10 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.67%) CSS3
10 1 (0.67%) HTML5
10 1 (0.67%) Memcached
10 1 (0.67%) Node.js
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.42%) e-Health
1 20 (13.42%) LIMS
1 20 (13.42%) PACS
2 17 (11.41%) NHS
3 11 (7.38%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.01%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.34%) CMDB
6 2 (1.34%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.34%) PKI
7 1 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.67%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.67%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) PMI
7 1 (0.67%) Social Media
7 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.16%) Windows
2 22 (14.77%) Windows 10
3 13 (8.72%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.04%) Windows 7
4 9 (6.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.01%) Linux
7 2 (1.34%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.67%) Unix
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.16%) Migration
2 30 (20.13%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (16.11%) Analytics
3 24 (16.11%) Workflow
4 23 (15.44%) Data Migration
5 20 (13.42%) Health Informatics
5 20 (13.42%) Informatics
6 19 (12.75%) Project Management
7 18 (12.08%) ITIL
8 17 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (7.38%) Information Security
9 11 (7.38%) ITSM
9 11 (7.38%) Test Strategy
10 10 (6.71%) Information Security Management
10 10 (6.71%) ISMS
10 10 (6.71%) Security Management
10 10 (6.71%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.04%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (5.37%) Change Control
12 8 (5.37%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.75%) PowerShell
2 15 (10.07%) C#
2 15 (10.07%) SQL
3 14 (9.40%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.36%) Java
5 4 (2.68%) Python
6 3 (2.01%) C++
6 3 (2.01%) VBA
7 2 (1.34%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.67%) Perl
8 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (7.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.37%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.68%) Degree
3 4 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.67%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.67%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.67%) MCSA
5 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.67%) PMP
5 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.42%) HL7
2 15 (10.07%) PMO
3 5 (3.36%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.36%) QA
4 2 (1.34%) GDPR
4 2 (1.34%) SLA
5 1 (0.67%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.67%) GxP
5 1 (0.67%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.67%) PMBOK
System Software
1 27 (18.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (2.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (27.52%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.08%) Nintex
2 18 (12.08%) Sony
3 8 (5.37%) Oracle
4 7 (4.70%) SAP
5 5 (3.36%) Citrix
6 4 (2.68%) VMware
7 3 (2.01%) Adobe
7 3 (2.01%) Google
8 2 (1.34%) Infor
8 2 (1.34%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.34%) Tableau
8 2 (1.34%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.67%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.67%) Cisco
9 1 (0.67%) DocuSign
9 1 (0.67%) HP
9 1 (0.67%) IBM
9 1 (0.67%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.67%) Talend