Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 10 December 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 59 53
Rank change year-on-year +24 -6 +13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 70 41 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.42% 2.91% 3.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.23% 16.67% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 17 32
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +52.38% -33.33%
10th Percentile £192 £176 £185
90th Percentile £506 £555 £575
East of England median daily rate £375 £388 £390
% change year-on-year -3.23% -0.64% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.11% - -
East of England median hourly rate £23.50 £37.50 £35.25
% change year-on-year -37.33% +6.38% +67.86%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 248 246 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.67% 17.48% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 118 105
Hertfordshire median daily rate £419 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% +12.68% -2.74%
10th Percentile £204 £225 £185
90th Percentile £550 £538 £561
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +9.68% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 15
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £30.25 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.16% -52.31% +103.13%
10th Percentile £15.53 £12.13 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £38.38 £37.40
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £28.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +29.82% +18.75% +17.79%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Hertfordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Hertfordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Hertfordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Hertfordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in Hertfordshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Hatfield +5 15 £450 -18.18%
Watford -24 9 £388 - 1
Stevenage - 9 £240 -
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £425 -
Welwyn Garden City +5 5 - -
Rickmansworth - 4 - -
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 40 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 27 (38.57%) Office 365
3 24 (34.29%) PowerShell
4 23 (32.86%) Microsoft Office
5 22 (31.43%) Skype for Business
5 22 (31.43%) Skype
6 20 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
7 19 (27.14%) MS Exchange
8 17 (24.29%) Windows
8 17 (24.29%) VMware
9 15 (21.43%) Citrix
9 15 (21.43%) Active Directory
9 15 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 14 (20.00%) SCCM
11 13 (18.57%) LANDesk
11 13 (18.57%) XenApp
11 13 (18.57%) XenDesktop
11 13 (18.57%) Altiris
11 13 (18.57%) OneDrive
11 13 (18.57%) BitLocker
11 13 (18.57%) User Experience
11 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Intune
11 13 (18.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 13 (18.57%) Symantec
11 13 (18.57%) Norton AntiVirus
11 13 (18.57%) VBScript
11 13 (18.57%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (18.57%) CESG

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 22 (31.43%) Skype for Business
2 19 (27.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (32.86%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (38.57%) Office 365
2 13 (18.57%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.43%) G Suite
3 1 (1.43%) IaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) Skype
2 3 (4.29%) WebEx
3 2 (2.86%) IPsec
3 2 (2.86%) SSL
3 2 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (1.43%) Firewall
4 1 (1.43%) LAN
4 1 (1.43%) SAN
4 1 (1.43%) VLAN
4 1 (1.43%) WAN
4 1 (1.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Power BI
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.43%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.43%) JIRA
2 1 (1.43%) MSTest
2 1 (1.43%) NUnit
2 1 (1.43%) Selenium
2 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (11.43%) Law
2 4 (5.71%) Automotive
3 3 (4.29%) Finance
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.43%) Publishing
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) Consultant
2 13 (18.57%) Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Office 365 Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) SCCM Consultant
5 6 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Deployment Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Server Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Server Support
6 4 (5.71%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) CSS
1 10 (14.29%) HTML
2 8 (11.43%) .NET
2 8 (11.43%) jQuery
3 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (5.71%) HTML5
5 4 (5.71%) RESTful
6 1 (1.43%) Ajax
6 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.43%) CAML
6 1 (1.43%) CSS3
6 1 (1.43%) JSP
6 1 (1.43%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.43%) REST
6 1 (1.43%) Servlets
6 1 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) CESG
1 13 (18.57%) User Experience
2 8 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.57%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.29%) CMDB
5 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.86%) PKI
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) PMI
6 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Windows
2 14 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (8.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.43%) Android
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.43%) Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 13 (18.57%) Disk Encryption
2 12 (17.14%) Information Security
3 8 (11.43%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (11.43%) Presales
3 8 (11.43%) Programme Delivery
3 8 (11.43%) Project Management
4 7 (10.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 7 (10.00%) Data Privacy
5 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.57%) Hardware Maintenance
6 5 (7.14%) ITIL
6 5 (7.14%) Resource Management
6 5 (7.14%) Web Development
7 4 (5.71%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.29%) Change Management
8 3 (4.29%) ERP
8 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.29%) PowerShell
2 13 (18.57%) VBScript
3 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.43%) C#
5 3 (4.29%) SQL
6 1 (1.43%) Java
6 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) CISSP
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.43%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.71%) PMO
3 2 (2.86%) Def Stans
3 2 (2.86%) FIPS 140-2
3 2 (2.86%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.43%) GMP
System Software
1 15 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 15 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.57%) BitLocker
2 13 (18.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 13 (18.57%) XenApp
2 13 (18.57%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (20.00%) SCCM
2 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (18.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 13 (18.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (24.29%) VMware
3 15 (21.43%) Citrix
4 13 (18.57%) Altiris
4 13 (18.57%) LANDesk
4 13 (18.57%) Symantec
5 11 (15.71%) AppSense
6 7 (10.00%) McAfee
7 4 (5.71%) Google
8 3 (4.29%) Nintex
9 2 (2.86%) Computacenter
9 2 (2.86%) Gemalto
9 2 (2.86%) HP
9 2 (2.86%) iManage
9 2 (2.86%) Oracle
9 2 (2.86%) SAP
9 2 (2.86%) Thales
10 1 (1.43%) BMC
10 1 (1.43%) Cisco
10 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com