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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 29 June 2022 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
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 71 65 71
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 74 56 51
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.95% 2.87% 2.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.42% 23.73% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 32 27
10th Percentile £204 £206 £217
25th Percentile £313 £309 £311
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £360 £350
Median % change year-on-year -9.72% +2.86% -12.50%
75th Percentile £452 £427 £435
90th Percentile £488 £488 £495
England median daily rate £465 £450 £428
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.20% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
10th Percentile £11.50 - -
25th Percentile £12.50 £12.25 -
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
75th Percentile £37.88 £20.44 -
90th Percentile £46.00 £31.25 -
England median hourly rate £23.00 £17.92 £20.11
% change year-on-year +28.35% -10.89% +14.91%

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 330 236 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.15% 12.10% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 124 170
10th Percentile £200 £309 £281
25th Percentile £313 £402 £351
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £450 £448
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +0.56% -0.56%
75th Percentile £538 £541 £500
90th Percentile £651 £613 £576
England median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 5
10th Percentile £12.50 - £13.30
25th Percentile £14.25 £12.25 £13.75
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £22.82
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% -34.27% +29.48%
75th Percentile £48.00 £27.13 £33.00
90th Percentile £62.34 £42.65 £58.20
England median hourly rate £30.25 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +34.44% +12.50% +7.53%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for SharePoint in the East of England

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in the East of England over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for SharePoint in the East of England

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SharePoint in the East of England over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in the East of England

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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 29 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -6 44 £325 -21.21% 17
Essex 0 13 £450 -4.26% 6
Hertfordshire -10 11 £375 +7.91% 12
Bedfordshire -11 4 £387 +62.95% 2
Norfolk -2 1 - - 1
Suffolk -7 1 - - 1
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, 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 42 (56.76%) Microsoft 365
2 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 35 (47.30%) Change Management
4 32 (43.24%) Windows
4 32 (43.24%) SLA
5 29 (39.19%) Active Directory
6 28 (37.84%) Social Skills
7 27 (36.49%) Microsoft Intune
7 27 (36.49%) Azure
8 26 (35.14%) Incident Management
9 25 (33.78%) VMware
9 25 (33.78%) AWS
10 24 (32.43%) SCCM
10 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (31.08%) Azure Active Directory
11 23 (31.08%) Remote Desktop
12 14 (18.92%) Service Delivery
13 11 (14.86%) ITIL
13 11 (14.86%) Finance
14 10 (13.51%) Project Management
14 10 (13.51%) ITSM
15 9 (12.16%) Agile
16 8 (10.81%) Migration
16 8 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
16 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
16 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
17 7 (9.46%) Time Management
17 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (9.46%) Service Management
17 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Project

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 4 (5.41%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) assyst
1 1 (1.35%) Sage X3
1 1 (1.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 42 (56.76%) Microsoft 365
2 27 (36.49%) Azure
3 25 (33.78%) AWS
4 23 (31.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (8.11%) Power Platform
6 3 (4.05%) OneDrive
7 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.70%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 2 (2.70%) Power Automate
7 2 (2.70%) Route 53
7 2 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.35%) PowerApps
8 1 (1.35%) SaaS
8 1 (1.35%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.08%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (5.41%) Skype
3 3 (4.05%) DHCP
4 2 (2.70%) DNS
4 2 (2.70%) Firewall
4 2 (2.70%) Intranet
4 2 (2.70%) VPN
4 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.35%) Broadband
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.35%) DKIM
5 1 (1.35%) DMARC
5 1 (1.35%) Network Security
5 1 (1.35%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.35%) SMS
5 1 (1.35%) WebEx
5 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Power BI
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) JIRA
General
1 28 (37.84%) Social Skills
2 11 (14.86%) Finance
3 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.11%) Legal
5 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Documentation Skills
5 2 (2.70%) Local Government
5 2 (2.70%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (33.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 25 (33.78%) Cloud Engineer
2 23 (31.08%) Applications Engineer
3 14 (18.92%) Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Developer
4 6 (8.11%) Service Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Change Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Change Management Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) ITIL Change Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.41%) SharePoint Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
8 2 (2.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Credit Risk Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Microsoft 365 Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Risk Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) Ajax
1 1 (1.35%) CSS
1 1 (1.35%) HTML
1 1 (1.35%) HTML5
1 1 (1.35%) jQuery
1 1 (1.35%) REST
1 1 (1.35%) Spring
1 1 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) IoT
2 2 (2.70%) Credit Risk
2 2 (2.70%) Cyberattack
2 2 (2.70%) Replication
2 2 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (1.35%) CMDB
3 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.35%) PACS
3 1 (1.35%) PKI
3 1 (1.35%) SCADA
3 1 (1.35%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.24%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2016
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (2.70%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) Change Management
2 26 (35.14%) Incident Management
3 14 (18.92%) Service Delivery
4 11 (14.86%) ITIL
5 10 (13.51%) ITSM
5 10 (13.51%) Project Management
6 9 (12.16%) Agile
7 8 (10.81%) Migration
7 8 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (9.46%) Service Management
8 7 (9.46%) Time Management
9 6 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.11%) Innovative Thinking
9 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.11%) SDLC
10 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.41%) ERP
11 4 (5.41%) ITIL V3
11 4 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.41%) SQL
3 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.35%) C
4 1 (1.35%) Lua
4 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (6.76%) Degree
4 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.35%) CCNP
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (43.24%) SLA
2 5 (6.76%) PMO
3 1 (1.35%) P3O
3 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 29 (39.19%) Active Directory
2 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (36.49%) Microsoft Intune
2 24 (32.43%) SCCM
3 3 (4.05%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.78%) VMware
3 3 (4.05%) Cisco
4 2 (2.70%) CloudEndure
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (1.35%) BT
5 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.35%) F5
5 1 (1.35%) McAfee
5 1 (1.35%) Nokia
5 1 (1.35%) Sage
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) Symantec