Period
to 17 December 2018

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 6 months to 17 December 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 43 37
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6 +8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 14 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.78% 3.19% 4.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.96% 20.39% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 26
Northamptonshire median daily rate £409 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £364 £325 £291
90th Percentile £460 £475 £619
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £18.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £18.38
% change year-on-year - -26.01% +22.26%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 108 103 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 13.71% 15.63% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 69 102
Northamptonshire median daily rate £380 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% -1.18%
10th Percentile £310 £243 £229
90th Percentile £488 £550 £600
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £340 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £13.75 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.17% +67.05%
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £14.05 £18.00
% change year-on-year -11.02% -21.96% +28.57%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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

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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 6 months to 17 December 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
Northampton -5 10 £400 +15.11% 3
SharePoint
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) K2 blackpearl
4 6 (42.86%) SAP
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) SAP Smart Forms
6 3 (21.43%) Legal
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (21.43%) VB
6 3 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) HND
7 2 (14.29%) Intranet
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 2 (14.29%) VBA
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) Classic ASP
7 2 (14.29%) IIS
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) VB6
7 2 (14.29%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) Metadata Management

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 (50.00%) K2 blackpearl
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (14.29%) Classic ASP
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Change Management
1 2 (14.29%) Metadata Management
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Document Management
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile First
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) SDLC
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Storage Management
2 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) VB6
5 2 (14.29%) VBA
6 1 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) VMware