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 3 months to 29 June 2017 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 64 39
Rank change year-on-year -14 -25  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 62 69 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.64% 2.70% 4.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.45% 16.79% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 48 97
East of England median daily rate £450 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +3.70%  
10th Percentile £313 £198 £161
90th Percentile £575 £495 £488
England median daily rate £400 £385 £360
% change year-on-year +3.89% +6.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 10
East of England median hourly rate £18.96 £19.50 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.76% -38.58%  
10th Percentile £17.48 £16.28 £20.83
90th Percentile £20.44 £39.50 £53.43
England median hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.69
% change year-on-year +14.63% -5.48%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 461 411 618
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.62% 16.07% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 427 659
East of England median daily rate £450 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +17.85%  
10th Percentile £280 £225 £180
90th Percentile £575 £588 £488
England median daily rate £440 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +3.52% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 66
East of England median hourly rate £18.96 £27.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.05% +17.02%  
10th Percentile £11.20 £9.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £38.60 £48.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +19.04% -  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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
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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +9 24 £475 +11.76% 4
Cambridgeshire +20 22 £463 +29.82% 1
Essex -24 7 £388 +29.16% 3
Suffolk +7 5 £298 -37.53% 2
Bedfordshire -16 4 £444 +58.48% 2
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 59 (42.75%) Microsoft
2 48 (34.78%) Windows
3 46 (33.33%) Office 365
4 28 (20.29%) .NET
4 28 (20.29%) SQL Server
5 27 (19.57%) SQL
5 27 (19.57%) CRM
6 26 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (18.84%) Skype for Business
7 24 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
8 23 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 23 (16.67%) HTML
8 23 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
8 23 (16.67%) Migration
9 22 (15.94%) VMware
9 22 (15.94%) CSS
9 22 (15.94%) C#
9 22 (15.94%) Microsoft Excel
10 21 (15.22%) Active Directory
11 20 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (14.49%) Finance
11 20 (14.49%) Windows 7
12 19 (13.77%) Skype
12 19 (13.77%) MS Exchange
12 19 (13.77%) Project Management
13 18 (13.04%) DNS
13 18 (13.04%) ITIL
13 18 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 18 (13.04%) OneDrive
13 18 (13.04%) 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 26 (18.84%) Skype for Business
2 24 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (13.77%) MS Exchange
4 18 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (7.97%) IIS
6 10 (7.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (6.52%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (4.35%) CMS
10 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (2.90%) MS Project Server
11 3 (2.17%) Alfresco
11 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (2.17%) IBM Notes
12 2 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.45%) Documentum
13 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.72%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (15.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (9.42%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (5.80%) MS Visio
6 7 (5.07%) AutoCAD
7 5 (3.62%) InfoPath
8 2 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (10.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.90%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (2.90%) SDL Web 8
3 4 (2.90%) Unica
4 2 (1.45%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.72%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 46 (33.33%) Office 365
2 26 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (13.04%) OneDrive
4 15 (10.87%) Yammer
5 4 (2.90%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (2.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.45%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.72%) GitHub
7 1 (0.72%) IaaS
7 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.77%) Skype
2 18 (13.04%) DNS
3 7 (5.07%) DHCP
4 4 (2.90%) WebEx
5 3 (2.17%) Firewall
5 3 (2.17%) Intranet
5 3 (2.17%) PBX
5 3 (2.17%) VoIP
6 2 (1.45%) LAN
6 2 (1.45%) SAN
6 2 (1.45%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.45%) VPN
6 2 (1.45%) WAN
7 1 (0.72%) Extranet
7 1 (0.72%) ISDN
7 1 (0.72%) LDAP
7 1 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.72%) SMTP
7 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.90%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.17%) QlikView
5 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (7.25%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.35%) MorphX
3 4 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.17%) JIRA
4 3 (2.17%) Subversion
5 1 (0.72%) Ant
5 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.72%) Gradle
5 1 (0.72%) JBehave
5 1 (0.72%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.72%) JMeter
5 1 (0.72%) JUnit
5 1 (0.72%) Maven
5 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.72%) Spock
General
1 20 (14.49%) Finance
2 11 (7.97%) Retail
3 9 (6.52%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.80%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.62%) Automotive
6 3 (2.17%) Games
7 2 (1.45%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.72%) Advertising
8 1 (0.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.72%) Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Front Office
8 1 (0.72%) Legal
8 1 (0.72%) Publishing
8 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (15.94%) Consultant
1 22 (15.94%) Developer
2 15 (10.87%) Project Manager
3 13 (9.42%) Architect
4 12 (8.70%) SharePoint Consultant
5 10 (7.25%) CRM Developer
5 10 (7.25%) IT Engineer
6 9 (6.52%) Analyst
7 8 (5.80%) Administrator
8 7 (5.07%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.07%) Facilities Engineer
9 6 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 6 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (4.35%) SharePoint Administrator
9 6 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.62%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (3.62%) IT Manager
10 5 (3.62%) SharePoint Project Manager
10 5 (3.62%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.29%) .NET
2 23 (16.67%) HTML
3 22 (15.94%) CSS
4 12 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 11 (7.97%) XML
6 9 (6.52%) jQuery
7 8 (5.80%) JSON
8 7 (5.07%) RESTful
9 6 (4.35%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.35%) COM
10 5 (3.62%) Web Services
11 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (2.90%) CAML
11 4 (2.90%) WCF
11 4 (2.90%) XSL
12 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 2 (1.45%) .NET Framework
13 2 (1.45%) HTML5
13 2 (1.45%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.90%) CESG
2 4 (2.90%) Driving Licence
2 4 (2.90%) HTC Vive
2 4 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (2.90%) User Experience
3 3 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.17%) iPad
3 3 (2.17%) iPhone
3 3 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.72%) Blog
5 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.72%) PMI
5 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (34.78%) Windows
2 20 (14.49%) Windows 7
3 13 (9.42%) Windows 10
3 13 (9.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (7.25%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.07%) Linux
6 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.90%) Unix
8 3 (2.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.72%) Android
9 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.57%) CRM
2 23 (16.67%) Migration
3 20 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (13.77%) Project Management
5 18 (13.04%) ITIL
6 17 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (9.42%) Workflow
9 9 (6.52%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.80%) Document Management
11 7 (5.07%) Change Management
12 6 (4.35%) Case Management
12 6 (4.35%) Content Management
12 6 (4.35%) Data Management
12 6 (4.35%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.35%) ITSM
12 6 (4.35%) Waterfall
13 5 (3.62%) Analytics
13 5 (3.62%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.62%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.57%) SQL
2 23 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 22 (15.94%) C#
4 13 (9.42%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.62%) Java
5 5 (3.62%) X++
6 4 (2.90%) PHP
6 4 (2.90%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.90%) VBScript
7 2 (1.45%) C
7 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.52%) Degree
3 5 (3.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (3.62%) MCSE
3 5 (3.62%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.45%) CISA
5 2 (1.45%) CISM
5 2 (1.45%) CISSP
5 2 (1.45%) MCPD
5 2 (1.45%) MCSD
5 2 (1.45%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.45%) PMP
5 2 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.72%) CCNP
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.72%) ISEB
6 1 (0.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) PMO
2 4 (2.90%) QA
3 3 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.72%) GMP
5 1 (0.72%) P3O
System Software
1 21 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.97%) Virtual Desktop
3 11 (7.97%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (6.52%) XenApp
5 7 (5.07%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.90%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.52%) SCCM
2 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.72%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.72%) AppDNA
4 1 (0.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.72%) Nessus
4 1 (0.72%) Nmap
4 1 (0.72%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (42.75%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.94%) VMware
3 10 (7.25%) Avaya
4 9 (6.52%) Citrix
4 9 (6.52%) Epicor
4 9 (6.52%) Oracle
4 9 (6.52%) SAP
5 7 (5.07%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.35%) Infor
7 5 (3.62%) Apple
8 4 (2.90%) Adobe
8 4 (2.90%) Altiris
8 4 (2.90%) LANDesk
8 4 (2.90%) Planview
8 4 (2.90%) Symantec
9 3 (2.17%) AppSense
9 3 (2.17%) BMC
9 3 (2.17%) Lotus
9 3 (2.17%) MobileIron
10 2 (1.45%) Autodesk
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