Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 48 43
Rank change year-on-year +17 -5 +20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 74 46 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.90% 3.24% 3.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.91% 18.11% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 42
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.75% -7.41%
10th Percentile £193 £166 £190
90th Percentile £518 £580 £575
East of England median daily rate £379 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -5.31% +14.29% -10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% - -
East of England median hourly rate £27.27 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -27.29% +8.70% +64.29%

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 256 254 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.96% 17.87% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 126 131
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £204 £215 £185
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
East of England median daily rate £438 £410 £364
% change year-on-year +6.77% +12.65% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.15% +103.13%
10th Percentile £14.70 £13.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £32.25 £37.38
East of England median hourly rate £33.02 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +15.84% - +35.71%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -1 11 £450 -18.18% 2
Watford -18 11 £350 -9.68%
Rickmansworth - 7 £350 -
Stevenage - 7 £240 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +4 6 £450 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £425 - 1
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 41 (55.41%) Microsoft
2 28 (37.84%) Office 365
3 23 (31.08%) Skype for Business
3 23 (31.08%) Skype
4 22 (29.73%) PowerShell
5 20 (27.03%) Microsoft Office
5 20 (27.03%) Microsoft Excel
6 19 (25.68%) MS Exchange
7 18 (24.32%) VMware
7 18 (24.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 17 (22.97%) Windows
9 16 (21.62%) C#
9 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
9 16 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (20.27%) jQuery
10 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
10 15 (20.27%) HTML
10 15 (20.27%) .NET
10 15 (20.27%) CSS
10 15 (20.27%) Citrix
10 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
11 14 (18.92%) Symantec
11 14 (18.92%) Norton AntiVirus
11 14 (18.92%) VBScript
11 14 (18.92%) Microsoft App-V
11 14 (18.92%) CESG
11 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Intune
11 14 (18.92%) OneDrive
11 14 (18.92%) BitLocker
11 14 (18.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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 23 (31.08%) Skype for Business
2 19 (25.68%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (27.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 20 (27.03%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (24.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (37.84%) Office 365
2 14 (18.92%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.35%) G Suite
3 1 (1.35%) IaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.08%) Skype
2 3 (4.05%) WebEx
3 2 (2.70%) IPsec
3 2 (2.70%) SSL
4 1 (1.35%) Firewall
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
4 1 (1.35%) SAN
4 1 (1.35%) VLAN
4 1 (1.35%) VPN
4 1 (1.35%) WAN
4 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.05%) QlikView
4 2 (2.70%) Power BI
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Subversion
2 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.35%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) MSTest
4 1 (1.35%) NUnit
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (10.81%) Law
2 4 (5.41%) Automotive
3 3 (4.05%) Finance
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.35%) Publishing
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Developer
2 16 (21.62%) Consultant
3 11 (14.86%) .NET Developer
4 10 (13.51%) Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (8.11%) Office 365 Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.76%) SCCM Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) .NET Team Leader
8 4 (5.41%) CRM Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Lead .NET Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Windows Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.41%) Windows Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) .NET
1 15 (20.27%) CSS
1 15 (20.27%) HTML
1 15 (20.27%) jQuery
2 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
3 11 (14.86%) RESTful
4 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
4 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (6.76%) CAML
5 5 (6.76%) Web Services
5 5 (6.76%) XML
6 4 (5.41%) JSON
6 4 (5.41%) WCF
6 4 (5.41%) XSL
7 2 (2.70%) HTML5
8 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.35%) CSS3
8 1 (1.35%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.35%) REST
8 1 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) CESG
2 12 (16.22%) User Experience
3 8 (10.81%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.76%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.70%) CMDB
5 2 (2.70%) PKI
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.35%) PMI
6 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.97%) Windows
2 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.41%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.35%) Android
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 14 (18.92%) Disk Encryption
2 12 (16.22%) Information Security
3 10 (13.51%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (13.51%) Presales
4 8 (10.81%) Programme Delivery
4 8 (10.81%) Web Development
5 7 (9.46%) Data Loss Prevention
5 7 (9.46%) Data Privacy
6 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.11%) Project Management
7 5 (6.76%) CRM
7 5 (6.76%) Hardware Maintenance
7 5 (6.76%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.41%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.05%) Change Management
9 3 (4.05%) Migration
9 3 (4.05%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.73%) PowerShell
2 16 (21.62%) C#
2 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.92%) VBScript
4 7 (9.46%) SQL
5 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.35%) Java
6 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) CISSP
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.41%) PMO
2 4 (5.41%) QA
3 2 (2.70%) Def Stans
3 2 (2.70%) FIPS 140-2
3 2 (2.70%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.35%) GMP
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
3 14 (18.92%) BitLocker
3 14 (18.92%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (18.92%) XenApp
3 14 (18.92%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Intune
1 14 (18.92%) Norton AntiVirus
1 14 (18.92%) SCCM
1 14 (18.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (55.41%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.32%) VMware
3 15 (20.27%) Citrix
4 14 (18.92%) Altiris
4 14 (18.92%) LANDesk
4 14 (18.92%) Symantec
5 11 (14.86%) AppSense
6 7 (9.46%) McAfee
7 4 (5.41%) Google
8 3 (4.05%) iManage
8 3 (4.05%) SAP
9 2 (2.70%) Computacenter
9 2 (2.70%) Gemalto
9 2 (2.70%) HP
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle
9 2 (2.70%) Thales
10 1 (1.35%) Nintex
10 1 (1.35%) Planview
10 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.35%) Xamarin