Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 73 62
Rank change year-on-year -8 -11 -21
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 148 157 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.90% 3.09% 2.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.81% 16.72% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 78 86
East of England median daily rate £400 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% -1.56% +14.29%
10th Percentile £240 £221 £217
90th Percentile £538 £502 £495
England median daily rate £410 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +5.81% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 12
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £27.27 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.05% -16.11% +14.04%
10th Percentile £26.10 £15.69 £16.58
90th Percentile £153.50 £47.50 £39.50
England median hourly rate £23.65 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +18.25% -20.00% +15.77%

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 936 939 798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.35% 18.50% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 518 476
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.77% +15.42%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £564
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 37
East of England median hourly rate £29.95 £33.02 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.28% +15.84% -3.39%
10th Percentile £13.70 £13.15 £9.90
90th Percentile £56.25 £45.33 £39.70
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.71 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.84% +3.53% +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 18 October 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 18 October 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 18 October 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 71 £400 -5.88% 14
Bedfordshire +20 25 £450 +25.87%
Cambridgeshire -9 24 £345 -11.82% 20
Essex -7 23 £450 +40.63% 3
Suffolk -18 4 £375 +25.73% 3
Norfolk - 1 - - 2
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 45 (30.41%) Office 365
2 44 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 34 (22.97%) Windows
4 33 (22.30%) Migration
5 29 (19.59%) Active Directory
6 28 (18.92%) PowerShell
7 27 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (18.24%) Workflow
8 26 (17.57%) SQL
9 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
10 22 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (14.19%) Analytics
11 21 (14.19%) Nintex
12 20 (13.51%) Data Migration
12 20 (13.51%) ITIL
13 19 (12.84%) .NET
14 18 (12.16%) Microsoft Excel
14 18 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (12.16%) Law
14 18 (12.16%) Sony
14 18 (12.16%) SharePoint 2013
15 17 (11.49%) Electronic Patient Records
15 17 (11.49%) Informatics
15 17 (11.49%) HL7
15 17 (11.49%) Health Informatics
15 17 (11.49%) REST
15 17 (11.49%) e-Health
15 17 (11.49%) PACS
15 17 (11.49%) C#
15 17 (11.49%) LIMS

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 18 (12.16%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (9.46%) Confluence
3 7 (4.73%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.03%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Documentum
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (12.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (9.46%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (7.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (6.08%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (4.73%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.38%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.35%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.68%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.68%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.68%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.68%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.68%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 45 (30.41%) Office 365
2 22 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.70%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.70%) OneDrive
5 3 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.03%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (2.03%) IaaS
5 3 (2.03%) SaaS
6 2 (1.35%) PaaS
6 2 (1.35%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (1.35%) Yammer
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.14%) DNS
2 13 (8.78%) DHCP
3 11 (7.43%) Firewall
4 5 (3.38%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (2.70%) Intranet
5 4 (2.70%) NetScaler
5 4 (2.70%) SAN
5 4 (2.70%) Skype
5 4 (2.70%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.03%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (2.03%) HTTP
6 3 (2.03%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.03%) LAN
6 3 (2.03%) NAS
6 3 (2.03%) VPN
7 2 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.35%) Multicast
7 2 (1.35%) PuTTY
7 2 (1.35%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.49%) Electronic Patient Records
3 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.38%) QlikView
6 4 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (2.70%) Big Data
6 4 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.03%) Amazon Athena
7 3 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.35%) OLAP
8 2 (1.35%) Power BI
8 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.68%) MySQL
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.46%) Visual Studio Code
3 11 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.73%) JIRA
5 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.68%) git-flow
6 1 (0.68%) GitLab
6 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.68%) Selenium
6 1 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (12.16%) Law
2 14 (9.46%) Finance
3 5 (3.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.70%) Legal
4 4 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (1.35%) Publishing
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (27.70%) Analyst
2 40 (27.03%) Developer
3 23 (15.54%) SharePoint Developer
4 12 (8.11%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.43%) PMO Analyst
6 10 (6.76%) Architect
6 10 (6.76%) Consultant
7 8 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (4.73%) Technical Test Analyst
8 7 (4.73%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.38%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.38%) QlikView Developer
10 5 (3.38%) SharePoint Consultant
10 5 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.70%) Active Directory Support
11 4 (2.70%) Data Engineer
11 4 (2.70%) Financial Analyst
11 4 (2.70%) Project Engineer
12 3 (2.03%) Active Directory Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.84%) .NET
2 17 (11.49%) REST
3 16 (10.81%) CSS
4 15 (10.14%) ASP.NET
5 14 (9.46%) CAML
6 13 (8.78%) Web Services
7 12 (8.11%) jQuery
8 7 (4.73%) HTML
9 4 (2.70%) React
9 4 (2.70%) Redux
10 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (2.03%) HTML5
10 3 (2.03%) J2EE
11 2 (1.35%) Middleware
12 1 (0.68%) CSS3
12 1 (0.68%) Memcached
12 1 (0.68%) Node.js
12 1 (0.68%) SOAP
12 1 (0.68%) WinForms
12 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.49%) e-Health
1 17 (11.49%) LIMS
1 17 (11.49%) PACS
2 13 (8.78%) NHS
3 9 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.08%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.38%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.03%) Clustering
6 3 (2.03%) CMDB
6 3 (2.03%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.03%) Replication
7 2 (1.35%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.35%) PKI
8 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.68%) PMI
8 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.97%) Windows
2 16 (10.81%) Windows 10
3 9 (6.08%) Windows Server
3 9 (6.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.03%) Linux
8 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.30%) Migration
2 27 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (18.24%) Workflow
3 21 (14.19%) Analytics
4 20 (13.51%) Data Migration
4 20 (13.51%) ITIL
5 18 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (11.49%) Health Informatics
6 17 (11.49%) Informatics
6 17 (11.49%) Project Management
7 12 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (7.43%) Information Security
9 10 (6.76%) Information Security Management
9 10 (6.76%) ISMS
9 10 (6.76%) ITSM
9 10 (6.76%) Security Management
9 10 (6.76%) Service Delivery
10 9 (6.08%) Test Strategy
11 8 (5.41%) CRM
11 8 (5.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.92%) PowerShell
2 26 (17.57%) SQL
3 17 (11.49%) C#
4 15 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.73%) Java
6 4 (2.70%) Python
7 3 (2.03%) C++
7 3 (2.03%) VBScript
8 2 (1.35%) PHP
8 2 (1.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) Perl
9 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.38%) Degree
5 3 (2.03%) CCNA
5 3 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.03%) MCSA
5 3 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.35%) CCNP
6 2 (1.35%) MCSE
6 2 (1.35%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.35%) PMP
7 1 (0.68%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.68%) EMC Certification
7 1 (0.68%) MAPM
7 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.49%) HL7
2 12 (8.11%) PMO
3 4 (2.70%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.35%) GDPR
4 2 (1.35%) QA
4 2 (1.35%) SLA
5 1 (0.68%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.68%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.68%) GMP
5 1 (0.68%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.68%) PMBOK
System Software
1 29 (19.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.70%) XenApp
4 3 (2.03%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.05%) SCCM
2 3 (2.03%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.03%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (2.03%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.03%) SCOM
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.35%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 44 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.19%) Nintex
3 18 (12.16%) Sony
4 13 (8.78%) VMware
5 10 (6.76%) Citrix
6 8 (5.41%) HP
6 8 (5.41%) Oracle
6 8 (5.41%) SAP
7 7 (4.73%) 3PAR
8 4 (2.70%) Cisco
8 4 (2.70%) IBM
8 4 (2.70%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.03%) CommVault
9 3 (2.03%) Dell
9 3 (2.03%) EqualLogic
9 3 (2.03%) NetApp
9 3 (2.03%) Symantec
9 3 (2.03%) Veritas
10 2 (1.35%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.35%) Infor