Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SharePoint Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Server over the 6 months to 22 January 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 Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 331 341 368
Rank change year-on-year +10 +27 -57
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 41 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.060% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.40% 0.34% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 9
South East median daily rate £358 - £295
10th Percentile £300 - £226
90th Percentile £568 - £420
England median daily rate £375 £300 £380
% change year-on-year +25.00% -21.05% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 0
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 -
England median hourly rate £12.00 £31.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -61.29% +129.63% -

SharePoint Server 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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,924 2,612 3,375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.83% 17.27% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,728 1,544 2,040
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £250 £239 £235
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 100 116
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £21.16 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.58% -5.98% +28.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.42
90th Percentile £48.75 £55.65 £53.13
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SharePoint Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in the South East

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in the South East

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Server in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint Server in the South East

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Server in the South East

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Thames Valley -4 28 £375 - 1
Berkshire +3 26 £375 - 1
Hampshire - 7 £300 -
Surrey - 3 £358 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £525 -
Oxfordshire -9 2 £488 -
SharePoint Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server 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 South East region with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 40 (97.56%) SharePoint
2 38 (92.68%) Microsoft
3 24 (58.54%) SC Cleared
3 24 (58.54%) Security Cleared
4 21 (51.22%) Windows
4 21 (51.22%) IIS
5 20 (48.78%) Internet
5 20 (48.78%) McAfee
5 20 (48.78%) McAfee ePO
6 17 (41.46%) Software Distribution
6 17 (41.46%) DV Cleared
6 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (41.46%) Server Patching
6 17 (41.46%) Security Operations
6 17 (41.46%) Security Monitoring
7 16 (39.02%) Office 365
8 11 (26.83%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (21.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (14.63%) .NET
12 5 (12.20%) Migration
13 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (9.76%) e-Learning
13 4 (9.76%) Workflow
13 4 (9.76%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
13 4 (9.76%) SQL
13 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
13 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
13 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development

SharePoint Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 40 (97.56%) SharePoint
2 21 (51.22%) IIS
3 4 (9.76%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.88%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 16 (39.02%) Office 365
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) Internet
2 3 (7.32%) DHCP
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Power BI
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.44%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.44%) Military
1 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Operations Technician
2 7 (17.07%) Developer
3 6 (14.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 6 (14.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 6 (14.63%) Field Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) SharePoint Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Support Technician
4 4 (9.76%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Trainer
5 3 (7.32%) Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Server Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) REST
2 3 (7.32%) XML
3 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.88%) HTML5
3 2 (4.88%) JSON
3 2 (4.88%) SOAP
4 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.44%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) EDI
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) JSP
4 1 (2.44%) Servlets
4 1 (2.44%) Spring
4 1 (2.44%) Struts
4 1 (2.44%) WCF
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) e-Learning
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) PKI
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.32%) Solaris
4 3 (7.32%) Unix
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Security Monitoring
1 17 (41.46%) Security Operations
1 17 (41.46%) Server Patching
1 17 (41.46%) Software Distribution
2 11 (26.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (21.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.76%) Workflow
6 2 (4.88%) Document Management
6 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Web Development
7 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) SC Cleared
1 24 (58.54%) Security Cleared
2 17 (41.46%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) vSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.32%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) WSUS
4 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.44%) Puppet
4 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (92.68%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) McAfee
3 3 (7.32%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) SAP