The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SharePoint Foundation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Foundation over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

SharePoint Foundation
UK / England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 581 636 -
Rank change year-on-year +55 -  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Foundation 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.014% 0.011% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SharePoint Foundation 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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7285 8933 9071
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.03% 17.38% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4719 5893 5552
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 188 352
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  

SharePoint Foundation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SharePoint Foundation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Foundation in England

SharePoint Foundation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint Foundation in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Foundation in England

SharePoint Foundation
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Foundation within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
North West - 1 £425 -
SharePoint Foundation
UK

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Foundation 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 England region with a requirement for SharePoint Foundation.

1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (75.00%) TypeScript
2 3 (75.00%) webpack
2 3 (75.00%) JSX
2 3 (75.00%) Redux
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Publishing
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server

SharePoint Foundation
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) webpack
General
1 3 (75.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) Redux
1 3 (75.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) JSX
1 3 (75.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCPD
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft