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 3 months to 28 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 41 31
Rank change year-on-year -22 -10  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 7 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.59% 3.52% 5.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.93% 25.37% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 22
Median daily rate £388 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.16% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £226 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £386 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £33.25 £41.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -19.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.95% -8.88%  

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 Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 142 67 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.35% 13.87% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 77 158
Median daily rate £525 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £450 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £34.75 £39.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.10% -11.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £21.75 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.88 £39.50 £48.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Essex region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (40.00%) Office 365
4 9 (36.00%) Degree
5 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (32.00%) Yammer
5 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (32.00%) Skype for Business
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (28.00%) MS Visio
6 7 (28.00%) AutoCAD
6 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
7 6 (24.00%) Case Management
7 6 (24.00%) Retail
7 6 (24.00%) Data Management
7 6 (24.00%) Infor
7 6 (24.00%) Document Management
7 6 (24.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (24.00%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (24.00%) CRM
7 6 (24.00%) SAP
7 6 (24.00%) COM
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.00%) SQL

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 8 (32.00%) Skype for Business
2 6 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (28.00%) AutoCAD
4 7 (28.00%) MS Visio
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (16.00%) InfoPath
7 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (16.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (16.00%) Unica
3 2 (8.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Office 365
2 8 (32.00%) Yammer
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (16.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) WebEx
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) ISDN
3 1 (4.00%) Skype
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (24.00%) Retail
4 4 (16.00%) Automotive
5 2 (8.00%) Finance
6 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) IT Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Facilities Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) CRM Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) IT Support
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Portfolio Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Support Officer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior PMO
6 1 (4.00%) Senior PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Portfolio Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) COM
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) JSON
3 4 (16.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) HTC Vive
2 4 (16.00%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (12.00%) iPad
3 3 (12.00%) iPhone
3 3 (12.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
4 3 (12.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Case Management
1 6 (24.00%) CRM
1 6 (24.00%) Data Management
1 6 (24.00%) Document Management
2 4 (16.00%) Analytics
2 4 (16.00%) B2C
2 4 (16.00%) Hardware Maintenance
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (12.00%) ITSM
3 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) CAD
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) CISA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CISM
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) MCPD
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) MCSD
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Infor
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (24.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) Adobe
3 4 (16.00%) Apple
4 3 (12.00%) BMC
4 3 (12.00%) MobileIron
5 2 (8.00%) Autodesk
6 1 (4.00%) CA Agile Central
Colchester, Essex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £20.00 - £27.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago