Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 95 72
Rank change year-on-year +20 -23 +3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 120 108 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.93% 2.34% 3.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.57% 13.99% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 77 95
East of England median daily rate £425 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -3.45% -9.38%
10th Percentile £275 £204 £200
90th Percentile £536 £503 £500
England median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 5
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £20.45 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.15% -45.47% -8.54%
England median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -14.29% -36.36% +10.00%

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 683 772 726
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.68% 16.71% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 459 457
East of England median daily rate £457 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £288 £244 £212
90th Percentile £594 £600 £543
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 19
East of England median hourly rate £38.50 £20.45 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.26% -14.79% +14.29%
10th Percentile £17.33 £12.25 £10.63
90th Percentile £61.85 £44.05 £43.90
England median hourly rate £18.76 £18.70 £19.63
% change year-on-year +0.32% -4.71% -1.88%

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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 +18 57 £401 +0.13% 10
Cambridgeshire +11 21 £386 +32.05% 14
Bedfordshire +12 19 £425 +41.67% 1
Essex -1 17 £325 -7.14% 2
Suffolk +8 5 £350 -30.00%
Norfolk +6 3 £325 -41.65% 2
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 32 (26.67%) Migration
2 32 (26.67%) Analytics
3 29 (24.17%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (24.17%) Office 365
4 25 (20.83%) HL7
5 24 (20.00%) Informatics
5 24 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 24 (20.00%) PACS
5 24 (20.00%) e-Health
5 24 (20.00%) LIMS
5 24 (20.00%) Health Informatics
5 24 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
6 23 (19.17%) NHS
6 23 (19.17%) Windows
7 22 (18.33%) PowerShell
8 19 (15.83%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (15.83%) Active Directory
9 18 (15.00%) Windows 10
10 16 (13.33%) SQL
10 16 (13.33%) .NET
11 15 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (11.67%) REST
12 14 (11.67%) Finance
12 14 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (10.83%) jQuery
13 13 (10.83%) JavaScript
13 13 (10.83%) Visual Studio
13 13 (10.83%) Nintex
14 12 (10.00%) Windows Server

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 15 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (7.50%) IIS
3 5 (4.17%) Confluence
4 4 (3.33%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.67%) CMS
6 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.83%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.83%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.83%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (7.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (4.17%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.50%) Adobe Captivate
5 3 (2.50%) InfoPath
5 3 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (5.00%) Lorenzo
3 4 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.67%) Maximo
6 1 (0.83%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.83%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.83%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 29 (24.17%) Office 365
2 19 (15.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.83%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) DNS
1 9 (7.50%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (6.67%) DHCP
2 8 (6.67%) Internet
3 4 (3.33%) Skype
4 3 (2.50%) Intranet
5 2 (1.67%) Firewall
5 2 (1.67%) LAN
6 1 (0.83%) HTTP
6 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.83%) VPN
6 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 7 (5.83%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (5.83%) MySQL
3 4 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.50%) Data Lake
4 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.67%) DB2
5 2 (1.67%) Power BI
6 1 (0.83%) GIS
6 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.83%) OLAP
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.17%) Visual Studio Code
3 8 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.83%) JIRA
5 3 (2.50%) ER Studio
5 3 (2.50%) ERwin
6 1 (0.83%) Maven
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 14 (11.67%) Finance
2 5 (4.17%) Law
3 3 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.83%) Back Office
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Publishing
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (25.83%) Developer
2 21 (17.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 14 (11.67%) Analyst
4 11 (9.17%) Consultant
5 7 (5.83%) Administrator
5 7 (5.83%) Architect
5 7 (5.83%) DBA
5 7 (5.83%) SQL DBA
6 5 (4.17%) Coordinator
6 5 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.17%) SharePoint Administrator
6 5 (4.17%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (3.33%) Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.33%) Performance Engineer
7 4 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.33%) Trainer
8 3 (2.50%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.33%) .NET
2 14 (11.67%) REST
3 13 (10.83%) jQuery
4 11 (9.17%) CSS
5 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET
6 7 (5.83%) CAML
6 7 (5.83%) HTML
7 6 (5.00%) React
7 6 (5.00%) Redux
8 4 (3.33%) Web Services
8 4 (3.33%) XML
9 3 (2.50%) J2EE
9 3 (2.50%) Node.js
9 3 (2.50%) Spring
10 2 (1.67%) .NET Core
10 2 (1.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.67%) Angular 2
10 2 (1.67%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (0.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.00%) e-Health
1 24 (20.00%) LIMS
1 24 (20.00%) PACS
2 23 (19.17%) NHS
3 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.50%) e-Learning
4 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.67%) CMDB
5 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) FMCG
6 1 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.83%) RIA
6 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.17%) Windows
2 18 (15.00%) Windows 10
3 12 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.67%) Analytics
1 32 (26.67%) Migration
2 29 (24.17%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 24 (20.00%) Health Informatics
3 24 (20.00%) Informatics
4 14 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.00%) ITIL
5 12 (10.00%) Project Management
5 12 (10.00%) Workflow
6 8 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (6.67%) Scrum
6 8 (6.67%) Server Patching
7 7 (5.83%) Change Management
7 7 (5.83%) ERP
7 7 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.00%) Change Control
8 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.33%) PowerShell
2 16 (13.33%) SQL
3 13 (10.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.17%) C#
5 6 (5.00%) Java
6 3 (2.50%) VBA
7 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.83%) PL/1
8 1 (0.83%) Python
8 1 (0.83%) VB
8 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.50%) Degree
3 3 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.83%) HL7
2 10 (8.33%) PMO
3 6 (5.00%) QA
4 5 (4.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.83%) GxP
5 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.83%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (15.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (7.50%) SCCM
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.67%) WSUS
3 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.83%) Nintex
3 5 (4.17%) Oracle
3 5 (4.17%) Sony
4 4 (3.33%) Adobe
4 4 (3.33%) SAP
5 3 (2.50%) Embarcadero
5 3 (2.50%) hybris
5 3 (2.50%) Tableau
5 3 (2.50%) VMware
6 2 (1.67%) Citrix
6 2 (1.67%) Google
6 2 (1.67%) IBM
6 2 (1.67%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.83%) BMC
7 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.83%) Lotus
7 1 (0.83%) Marketo
7 1 (0.83%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.83%) OpenText