Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 November 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 43 40
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3 +9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 9 6 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.72% 1.21% 4.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.52% 11.54% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 19
Kent median daily rate £500 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -20.63%
10th Percentile £200 £363 £267
90th Percentile £575 £613 £490
South East median daily rate £360 £375 £378
% change year-on-year -4.00% -0.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £38.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year -69.03% +55.00% +33.33%

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 Kent with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 62 52 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.83% 10.46% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 76
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £308 £205 £238
90th Percentile £530 £668 £478
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Kent median hourly rate - £34.73 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +73.63% +13.15%
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Kent

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Kent

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Kent over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Kent

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Kent

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Dartford -2 1 £388 -
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) OCR
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) OpenVMS
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Cognos
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) GDPR Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) OpenVMS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) OCR
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) FactSet
2 1 (11.11%) Kofax
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle