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 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 34 34
Rank change year-on-year -4 0  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.83% 1.43% 2.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.77% 14.81% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £139 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +38.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £14.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +86.44% -41.00%  

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 57 27 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 20.88% 9.68% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 27
Median daily rate £320 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £111 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £12.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -6 3 £381 +52.50%
Loughborough - 1 - - 1
SharePoint
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Document Management
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (27.27%) Documentum
3 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
3 3 (27.27%) Intranet
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) VBScript
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server

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 (27.27%) Documentum
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Ajax
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) LINQ
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Document Management
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VBScript
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
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