Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 28 July 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 Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 43 45
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 13 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.35% 2.30% 1.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 21.82% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 6
Leicestershire median daily rate £400 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -23.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £245 £191 £174
90th Percentile £515 £498 £400
East Midlands median daily rate £356 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -10.94% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Leicestershire median hourly rate - £15.00 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +38.86% -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £15.00 £10.80
% change year-on-year - +38.86% -15.27%

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 117 55 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 21.16% 10.54% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 36 41
Leicestershire median daily rate £308 £300 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -0.83% -6.92%
10th Percentile £233 £169 £215
90th Percentile £453 £488 £456
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Leicestershire median hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.19% - -23.94%
10th Percentile £22.50 £12.00 £10.42
90th Percentile £27.50 £19.20 £29.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +233.33% - +10.62%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Leicestershire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Leicestershire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Leicestershire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Leicestershire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Leicester -11 5 £400 +60.00% 2
Loughborough - 2 - -
SharePoint
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Intranet
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (23.08%) Power BI
5 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (15.38%) People Management
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) Big Data
5 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) QlikView
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
5 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) MapReduce
5 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
5 2 (15.38%) MS Visio

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Documentum
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
3 1 (7.69%) Kentico
3 1 (7.69%) SAS
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Power BI
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) QlikView
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Report Writer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.69%) COM
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) MDX
4 1 (7.69%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Coaching
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Document Management
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) MapReduce
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) People Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Hortonworks
2 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards