Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 48 43
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 -7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 6 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.12% 0.87% 3.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.91% 10.26% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 15
Kent median daily rate £500 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -8.54% -8.89%
10th Percentile £455 £363 £246
90th Percentile £575 £638 £495
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £34.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -60.29% +15.25% +47.50%

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 55 39 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.24% 8.46% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 68
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £138 £213 £221
90th Percentile £491 £638 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.63% +8.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Kent median hourly rate - £14.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.67% -15.13%
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £21.22 £20.75
% change year-on-year -8.87% +2.28% +18.57%

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 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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (66.67%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) OneDrive
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Email Filtering
2 4 (66.67%) Web Filtering
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) MCSM
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Confluence

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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
1 4 (66.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Email Filtering
1 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 4 (66.67%) Web Filtering
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) MCSM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco