Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 57 61
Rank change year-on-year +16 +4 -10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.36% 1.65% 2.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.46% 16.36% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 15
Kent median daily rate £389 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.67% +14.50% -3.32%
10th Percentile £288 £200 £237
90th Percentile £556 £465 £490
South East median daily rate £390 £390 £400
% change year-on-year - -2.50% +7.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £23.50 £17.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +38.24% +36.00% -32.43%

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 63 55 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 13.52% 10.09% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 99
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +25.93%
10th Percentile £200 £221 £204
90th Percentile £493 £538 £755
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Kent median hourly rate £52.50 - £32.50
10th Percentile £31.75 - £16.65
90th Percentile £56.25 - £52.75
South East median hourly rate £22.35 £17.49 £19.44
% change year-on-year +27.77% -10.01% +5.05%

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 2018. 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 -1 3 £375 -3.23% 1
Rochester - 3 £548 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £200 -
Maidstone - 1 £325 -
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) PowerPivot
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) User Stories
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) ETL Development
4 3 (27.27%) Power BI
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (27.27%) Star Schema
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) OLAP
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling

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 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
2 1 (9.09%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (27.27%) OLAP
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (27.27%) Power BI
1 3 (27.27%) PowerPivot
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (27.27%) Star Schema
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) ETL Development
2 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (18.18%) Document Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Clearswift
4 1 (9.09%) Draytek
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Tableau