Period
to 13 July 2020

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 13 July 2020 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
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 50 60
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 -4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 19 54 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.97% 3.76% 2.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.09% 24.55% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 23
Median daily rate £325 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -3.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £310 £114 £303
90th Percentile £509 £558 £475
East of England median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £35.00 £19.73
% change year-on-year - +77.44% -16.06%

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 86 220 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.46% 15.33% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 99 117
Median daily rate £375 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.92% +12.12% -
10th Percentile £213 £263 £260
90th Percentile £538 £578 £643
East of England median daily rate £448 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -0.56% - +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 18
Median hourly rate £17.91 £35.00 £14.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.83% +147.61% -5.77%
10th Percentile £13.84 £17.70 £12.25
90th Percentile £23.11 £62.25 £41.38
Median hourly rate £22.82 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -34.80% +84.21% -10.59%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Hertfordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Hertfordshire.

Daily rate trend for SharePoint in Hertfordshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Hertfordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Hertfordshire.

Hourly rate trend 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 13 July 2020. 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
Rickmansworth - 5 £325 -
Watford +19 2 £220 -39.31%
Welwyn Garden City 0 2 £358 -10.63%
Hemel Hempstead -1 2 £469 +29.31%
St Albans - 2 - - 1
Hoddesdon - 1 £550 -
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 12 (63.16%) Office 365
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) OneDrive
5 8 (42.11%) SCOrch
5 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
5 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) SCCM
5 8 (42.11%) SCOM
6 7 (36.84%) LDAP
7 4 (21.05%) C#
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (15.79%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (15.79%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) HTML
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.79%) Intranet
8 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
9 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
9 2 (10.53%) ETL
9 2 (10.53%) VMS
9 2 (10.53%) VPN
9 2 (10.53%) Web Services
9 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel

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 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Camtasia
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) Office 365
2 9 (47.37%) OneDrive
3 2 (10.53%) Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
2 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (10.53%) Power BI
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Public Sector
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Trainer
3 2 (10.53%) Office 365 Trainer
3 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Trainer
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Scrum Master
4 1 (5.26%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) LDAP
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) ADO
3 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
3 2 (10.53%) LINQ
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) WinForms
4 1 (5.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
2 2 (10.53%) iPhone
2 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
3 2 (10.53%) VMS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (10.53%) BDD
3 2 (10.53%) ETL
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Project Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) UML
3 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Information Management
4 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C#
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
2 2 (10.53%) VB6
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCCM
1 8 (42.11%) SCOM
1 8 (42.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) VMware