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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 41 34
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 10 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.70% 2.47% 4.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 18.89% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 21
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £361 £350
% change year-on-year +1.03% +3.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £23.75 £25.70
% change year-on-year +14.73% -7.58%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 90 90 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 15.33% 13.10% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 43 77
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £30.00 £13.00 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +130.76% -12.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Hertfordshire

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Hertfordshire

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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

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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 3 months to 29 March 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
Watford +1 2 £200 - 2
Hatfield -8 2 £350 - 4
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £500 - 1
Royston +2 1 - -
Stevenage +1 1 £200 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £225 -
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 8 (36.36%) MS Office
4 7 (31.82%) CRM
5 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (22.73%) Video Editing
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Migration
6 5 (22.73%) e-Learning
7 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) Retail
8 3 (13.64%) jQuery
8 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
8 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (13.64%) Office 365
8 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
8 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.64%) C#
8 3 (13.64%) .NET
8 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
9 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 2 (9.09%) Project Management
9 2 (9.09%) IBM Notes
9 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
9 2 (9.09%) MVC
9 2 (9.09%) Finance

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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 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) IBM Notes
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project Server
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (36.36%) MS Office
3 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (9.09%) MS Project
5 1 (4.55%) Camtasia
5 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
3 1 (4.55%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (4.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) PBX
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Designer
2 3 (13.64%) e-Learning Designer
2 3 (13.64%) e-Learning Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Instructional Designer
2 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) CRM Trainer
3 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Trainer
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Trainer
3 2 (9.09%) Project Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Trainer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) jQuery
3 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) e-Learning
1 5 (22.73%) Video Editing
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) CMDB
4 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) CRM
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) Content Management
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (4.55%) Critical Path Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (4.55%) Document Management
6 1 (4.55%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (4.55%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Def Stans
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Lotus
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) iManage
3 1 (4.55%) NGA Human Resources
3 1 (4.55%) Planview