Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 82 64
Rank change year-on-year -18 -18 -24
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 106 130 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.23% 2.79% 2.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.38% 14.99% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 80 98
East of England median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £213 £200 £205
90th Percentile £475 £538 £494
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
East of England median hourly rate £20.45 £23.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.98% -1.05% -11.21%
10th Percentile £18.89 £18.33 £15.83
90th Percentile £28.91 £25.00 £143.55
England median hourly rate £22.10 £24.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year -10.72% +1.02% +10.11%

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 792 867 809
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.68% 18.61% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 523 471
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £240 £228 £205
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 38
East of England median hourly rate £19.73 £19.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.82% -10.59% -9.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £40.00 £41.18
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.99 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.58% -0.08% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -9 39 £375 -11.76% 5
Bedfordshire +14 26 £430 +22.86% 3
Cambridgeshire -8 22 £240 -41.46% 12
Essex -4 13 £275 -14.06% 3
Suffolk -20 4 £375 -17.36% 3
Norfolk +10 2 - - 1
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 41 (38.68%) Microsoft
2 33 (31.13%) Office 365
3 23 (21.70%) Migration
4 22 (20.75%) Active Directory
5 21 (19.81%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (18.87%) SQL Server
6 20 (18.87%) ITIL
7 18 (16.98%) SQL
7 18 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (14.15%) Project Management
8 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
9 14 (13.21%) VMware
9 14 (13.21%) Windows
9 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (11.32%) Finance
10 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (11.32%) Data Migration
10 12 (11.32%) Confluence
10 12 (11.32%) Analytics
10 12 (11.32%) PMO
11 11 (10.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 11 (10.38%) PRINCE2
11 11 (10.38%) Citrix
12 10 (9.43%) DNS
12 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Project
12 10 (9.43%) LIMS
12 10 (9.43%) NHS
12 10 (9.43%) e-Health
12 10 (9.43%) Workflow

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 12 (11.32%) Confluence
2 10 (9.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (5.66%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.72%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.83%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (10.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (7.55%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.94%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.72%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.89%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.94%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.94%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 33 (31.13%) Office 365
2 18 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.77%) OneDrive
5 3 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.83%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (2.83%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (2.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.83%) SaaS
6 2 (1.89%) IaaS
6 2 (1.89%) Yammer
7 1 (0.94%) PaaS
7 1 (0.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.43%) DNS
2 9 (8.49%) DHCP
3 7 (6.60%) SAN
4 4 (3.77%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (3.77%) iSCSI
4 4 (3.77%) NAS
4 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.83%) Firewall
5 3 (2.83%) Intranet
5 3 (2.83%) NetScaler
5 3 (2.83%) VPN
6 2 (1.89%) BGP
6 2 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.89%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.89%) IGMP
6 2 (1.89%) IPsec
6 2 (1.89%) RTCP
6 2 (1.89%) RTP
6 2 (1.89%) SSH
6 2 (1.89%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.43%) Electronic Patient Records
3 6 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.77%) QlikView
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.83%) Amazon Athena
6 3 (2.83%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.83%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (2.83%) Big Data
6 3 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.89%) OLAP
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.94%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (5.66%) JIRA
2 4 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.83%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (0.94%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.94%) IDA Disassembler
4 1 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Retail
3 4 (3.77%) Legal
4 2 (1.89%) Law
4 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Publishing
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (25.47%) Analyst
2 26 (24.53%) Developer
3 12 (11.32%) Project Manager
3 12 (11.32%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (6.60%) Administrator
4 7 (6.60%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (5.66%) SharePoint Administrator
5 6 (5.66%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.72%) Consultant
7 4 (3.77%) Architect
7 4 (3.77%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.77%) Coordinator
7 4 (3.77%) QlikView Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Storage Analyst
8 3 (2.83%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (2.83%) AWS Architect
8 3 (2.83%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (2.83%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (2.83%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.49%) CSS
2 8 (7.55%) .NET
2 8 (7.55%) HTML
3 6 (5.66%) jQuery
4 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.83%) CAML
5 3 (2.83%) J2EE
5 3 (2.83%) REST
6 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.89%) HTML5
7 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (0.94%) Django
7 1 (0.94%) Middleware
7 1 (0.94%) Node.js
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) e-Health
1 10 (9.43%) LIMS
1 10 (9.43%) NHS
1 10 (9.43%) PACS
2 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.66%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.72%) Clustering
5 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.77%) Replication
6 2 (1.89%) CMDB
6 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.89%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.94%) iPad
7 1 (0.94%) PKI
7 1 (0.94%) PMI
7 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.21%) Windows
2 5 (4.72%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.70%) Migration
2 21 (19.81%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (18.87%) ITIL
4 15 (14.15%) Project Management
5 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.32%) Analytics
5 12 (11.32%) Data Migration
6 11 (10.38%) PRINCE2
7 10 (9.43%) Health Informatics
7 10 (9.43%) Informatics
7 10 (9.43%) Workflow
8 9 (8.49%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (7.55%) CRM
9 8 (7.55%) ITIL V3
9 8 (7.55%) ITSM
9 8 (7.55%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.66%) Data Protection
10 6 (5.66%) ERP
10 6 (5.66%) Scrum
11 5 (4.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.98%) SQL
2 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.49%) C#
4 5 (4.72%) Java
4 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.77%) VBScript
6 3 (2.83%) C++
6 3 (2.83%) Python
7 2 (1.89%) C
7 2 (1.89%) PHP
8 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.66%) Degree
3 5 (4.72%) MCSE
4 4 (3.77%) CCNA
4 4 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.83%) MCSA
5 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.89%) CCNP
6 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.89%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.94%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.94%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.94%) GISP
7 1 (0.94%) MAPM
7 1 (0.94%) MCPD
7 1 (0.94%) PMP
7 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) PMO
2 10 (9.43%) HL7
3 5 (4.72%) GDPR
4 3 (2.83%) SLA
5 2 (1.89%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.89%) QA
6 1 (0.94%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.94%) GMP
6 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.60%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.77%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.83%) XenApp
6 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) SCCM
2 5 (4.72%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.77%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.77%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (3.77%) SCOM
4 3 (2.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.89%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.94%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 41 (38.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.21%) VMware
3 11 (10.38%) Citrix
4 9 (8.49%) HP
5 7 (6.60%) 3PAR
6 6 (5.66%) Nintex
6 6 (5.66%) SAP
7 5 (4.72%) SolarWinds
7 5 (4.72%) Symantec
8 4 (3.77%) Cisco
8 4 (3.77%) CommVault
8 4 (3.77%) Dell
8 4 (3.77%) EqualLogic
8 4 (3.77%) IBM
8 4 (3.77%) NetApp
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle
8 4 (3.77%) Veritas
9 2 (1.89%) BMC
9 2 (1.89%) EMC
9 2 (1.89%) Forcepoint