Period
to 26 November 2021

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 26 November 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 of England
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 74 66 55
Rank change year-on-year -8 -11 +29
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 71 25 147
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.75% 1.93% 3.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.13% 13.66% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 14 96
10th Percentile £131 £215 £228
25th Percentile £150 £308 £361
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £330 £425
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% -22.35% +6.25%
75th Percentile £450 £463 £516
90th Percentile £525 £521 £606
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £20.75 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year +165.06% +25.76% -50.75%
England median hourly rate £24.68 £27.23 £20.52
% change year-on-year -9.36% +32.70% -6.73%

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 336 183 624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.00% 14.10% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 119 407
10th Percentile £176 £306 £259
25th Percentile £363 £324 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £473 £430
Median % change year-on-year +0.53% +9.88% -4.44%
75th Percentile £540 £531 £525
90th Percentile £600 £695 £606
England median daily rate £515 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +8.89% +5.00% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 8
10th Percentile " £12.50 £14.55
25th Percentile £14.25 £18.96 £15.94
Median hourly rate £14.50 £22.00 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year -34.09% +11.39% -26.58%
75th Percentile £39.50 £27.87 £39.13
90th Percentile £55.70 £34.75 £58.18
England median hourly rate £21.75 £24.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -10.31% +27.63% -5.00%

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

SharePoint
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 26 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint in the East of England

SharePoint
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 26 November 2021.

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 26 November 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
Cambridgeshire -19 23 £133 -59.85% 19
Hertfordshire -9 20 £350 -30.00% 18
Bedfordshire -10 9 £675 +237.50% 8
Essex -13 9 £473 -0.53% 3
Suffolk -6 5 £238 -36.67% 2
Norfolk - 4 £375 - 2
East Anglia - 1 - -
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 of England region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 31 (43.66%) Social Skills
2 24 (33.80%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (30.99%) Microsoft 365
3 22 (30.99%) ITIL
4 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
4 19 (26.76%) Service Delivery
4 19 (26.76%) Change Management
5 16 (22.54%) Service Management
6 15 (21.13%) SLA
6 15 (21.13%) ITSM
7 14 (19.72%) Legal
7 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
7 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (18.31%) Azure
8 13 (18.31%) SQL
9 12 (16.90%) C#
9 12 (16.90%) Migration
9 12 (16.90%) Time Management
9 12 (16.90%) ITIL V3
9 12 (16.90%) Innovative Thinking
10 11 (15.49%) PowerShell
10 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
11 10 (14.08%) Windows
11 10 (14.08%) HTML
11 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
11 10 (14.08%) User Experience
11 10 (14.08%) Influencing Skills
12 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
13 8 (11.27%) SC Cleared

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 5 (7.04%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.82%) Confluence
2 2 (2.82%) Documentum
2 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (9.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (8.45%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.82%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 22 (30.99%) Microsoft 365
2 13 (18.31%) Azure
3 5 (7.04%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (7.04%) Power Platform
4 4 (5.63%) Azure Logic Apps
4 4 (5.63%) Power Automate
4 4 (5.63%) PowerApps
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.23%) AWS
5 3 (4.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (4.23%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (4.23%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 3 (4.23%) OneDrive
5 3 (4.23%) Route 53
5 3 (4.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.82%) npm
6 2 (2.82%) PaaS
7 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.41%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Intranet
2 5 (7.04%) DHCP
2 5 (7.04%) DNS
2 5 (7.04%) Skype
3 3 (4.23%) Firewall
4 2 (2.82%) LAN
5 1 (1.41%) SAN
5 1 (1.41%) VLAN
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.82%) GIS
3 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.41%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.41%) Power BI
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) gulp
1 2 (2.82%) JIRA
1 2 (2.82%) Rational DOORS
General
1 31 (43.66%) Social Skills
2 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.72%) Legal
3 10 (14.08%) Influencing Skills
4 6 (8.45%) Aerospace
5 5 (7.04%) Finance
6 4 (5.63%) Marketing
7 2 (2.82%) Banking
7 2 (2.82%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.41%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.41%) Law
8 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Analyst
2 15 (21.13%) Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Change Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) Change Management Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) ITIL Change Analyst
4 7 (9.86%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.04%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (5.63%) User Experience Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) HTML
2 4 (5.63%) CSS
2 4 (5.63%) jQuery
2 4 (5.63%) Sass
3 2 (2.82%) .NET
3 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.82%) Ajax
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.82%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.82%) React
3 2 (2.82%) REST
3 2 (2.82%) RESTful
3 2 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.82%) Velocity
3 2 (2.82%) WCF
3 2 (2.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) User Experience
2 4 (5.63%) iPad
2 4 (5.63%) Replication
3 3 (4.23%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) e-Health
5 1 (1.41%) LIMS
5 1 (1.41%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) PACS
5 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (1.41%) Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (30.99%) ITIL
3 19 (26.76%) Change Management
3 19 (26.76%) Service Delivery
4 16 (22.54%) Service Management
5 15 (21.13%) ITSM
6 12 (16.90%) Innovative Thinking
6 12 (16.90%) ITIL V3
6 12 (16.90%) Migration
6 12 (16.90%) Time Management
7 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.27%) DevOps
7 8 (11.27%) MVC
7 8 (11.27%) Six Sigma
8 7 (9.86%) Project Delivery
9 6 (8.45%) Decision-Making
9 6 (8.45%) DMAIC
9 6 (8.45%) Lean Six Sigma
9 6 (8.45%) Project Management
9 6 (8.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
2 13 (18.31%) SQL
3 12 (16.90%) C#
4 11 (15.49%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.45%) VBA
6 2 (2.82%) Java
6 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.27%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.82%) Degree
6 1 (1.41%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) Accessibility
2 2 (2.82%) WCAG
3 1 (1.41%) HL7
3 1 (1.41%) NIST
3 1 (1.41%) PMO
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.41%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 1 (1.41%) vSphere
4 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.82%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) SCOM
3 1 (1.41%) Ansible
3 1 (1.41%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (1.41%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.41%) WSUS
3 1 (1.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Sage
3 4 (5.63%) VMware
4 3 (4.23%) CloudEndure
5 2 (2.82%) Nintex
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle
5 2 (2.82%) SAP
5 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix
6 1 (1.41%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.41%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.41%) Okta
6 1 (1.41%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.41%) Symantec