The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 26 June 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 / Northamptonshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 13 38
Rank change year-on-year -20 +25  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 7 29 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.91% 7.65% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.50% 32.58% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 2
Median daily rate £450 £425 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +53.98%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +21.95% -4.65%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 40 89 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 10.93% 23.48% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 72 31
Median daily rate £400 £420 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +26.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £320 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £15.75 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Northamptonshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Northamptonshire

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Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Northampton -13 5 £450 +5.88%
SharePoint
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 8 (42.11%) VB
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (42.11%) VB6
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (42.11%) VBA
5 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
5 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
5 7 (36.84%) SAP
5 7 (36.84%) Classic ASP
5 7 (36.84%) Metadata Management
5 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) Citrix
7 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
8 2 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.53%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Project Officer
3 3 (15.79%) Project Support Officer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Officer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) PMO Lead
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) Classic ASP
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) LINQ
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) WPF
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Metadata Management
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) SOLID
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) VB
3 8 (42.11%) VB6
3 8 (42.11%) VBA
4 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
4 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) MCDBA
3 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) Terminal Server
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
2 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) SAP
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
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