Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 48 37
Rank change year-on-year -26 -11 +26
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 21 33 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.67% 3.79% 4.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.40% 22.76% 29.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 31
Essex median daily rate £320 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -7.69% -20.00%
10th Percentile £223 £225 £285
90th Percentile £399 £461 £400
East of England median daily rate £350 £375 £368
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.04% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Essex median hourly rate £35.52 £37.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.29% -7.41% +64.90%
10th Percentile £18.44 £28.05 £28.25
90th Percentile £44.38 £40.30 £41.70
East of England median hourly rate £27.27 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -27.29% -7.41% +92.86%

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 Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 250 145 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 31.81% 16.65% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 92 121
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -3.45% -14.71%
10th Percentile £310 £225 £226
90th Percentile £600 £538 £488
East of England median daily rate £434 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +11.94% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 23
Essex median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -7.41% +42.11%
10th Percentile £16.45 £20.25 £18.80
90th Percentile £43.00 £42.38 £45.80
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 £31.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year +15.87% +6.78% +40.48%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Essex

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Essex

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Essex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Essex

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Essex

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Essex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in Essex

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Brentwood -1 14 £320 -
Witham - 2 £300 -
Colchester +12 1 - -
Basildon - 1 £160 -
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) JIRA
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) TDD
4 9 (42.86%) Maven
4 9 (42.86%) Ajax
4 9 (42.86%) Java EE
4 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 9 (42.86%) Load Testing
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) JAX-WS
4 9 (42.86%) JPA
4 9 (42.86%) SoapUI
4 9 (42.86%) REST
4 9 (42.86%) HTML5
4 9 (42.86%) JAX-RS
4 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 9 (42.86%) CA Agile Central
4 9 (42.86%) RDBMS
4 9 (42.86%) CA
4 9 (42.86%) Code Coverage
4 9 (42.86%) Middleware
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) Oracle
4 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 9 (42.86%) Ant

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
1 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) WebEx
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) JIRA
2 9 (42.86%) Ant
2 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 9 (42.86%) Maven
2 9 (42.86%) SoapUI
3 6 (28.57%) Gradle
3 6 (28.57%) JMeter
3 6 (28.57%) JUnit
4 3 (14.29%) LoadUI
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Automotive
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) German Language
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Military
4 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Online Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Project Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Ajax
1 9 (42.86%) CSS
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
1 9 (42.86%) HTML5
1 9 (42.86%) Java EE
1 9 (42.86%) JAXB
1 9 (42.86%) JAX-RS
1 9 (42.86%) JAX-WS
1 9 (42.86%) JPA
1 9 (42.86%) Middleware
1 9 (42.86%) REST
1 9 (42.86%) SOAP
1 9 (42.86%) Struts
1 9 (42.86%) Web Services
1 9 (42.86%) XML
2 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 6 (28.57%) J2EE
2 6 (28.57%) JSF
2 6 (28.57%) JSP
3 3 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.76%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Code Coverage
2 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (42.86%) Load Testing
2 9 (42.86%) OO
2 9 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
2 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
2 9 (42.86%) UML
3 7 (33.33%) Coaching
4 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 3 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Groovy
2 3 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
1 2 (9.52%) CCNA
1 2 (9.52%) CCNP
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) MCSA
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.52%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HNC
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) CA
1 9 (42.86%) CA Agile Central
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft