Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 47 54
Rank change year-on-year -18 +7 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 516 733 682
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.21% 3.93% 3.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.27% 21.33% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 458 436
South East median daily rate £390 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +7.38% +6.43%
10th Percentile £205 £218 £213
90th Percentile £525 £538 £499
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 33 23
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% -32.43% +8.82%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £11.05
90th Percentile £57.50 £58.80 £25.56
England median hourly rate £24.50 £24.00 £21.69
% change year-on-year +2.08% +10.65% +8.45%

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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2678 3436 3290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.68% 18.42% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1544 2195 1932
South East median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.19% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £258 £250 £231
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
England median daily rate £447 £425 £395
% change year-on-year +5.18% +7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 112 131
South East median hourly rate £17.48 £19.22 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.04% +3.88% +15.63%
10th Percentile £11.40 £12.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £53.75 £40.15
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.44 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.91% +2.29% +8.57%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in the South East

SharePoint
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 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in the South East

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in the South East over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in the South East

SharePoint
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 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in the South East

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in the South East over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in the South East

SharePoint
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Hampshire +20 153 £375 +7.14% 9
Berkshire -13 137 £425 +6.25% 4
Buckinghamshire -15 80 £350 -17.65% 11
Surrey -38 59 £375 -12.28% 16
Oxfordshire -27 28 £425 +46.55% 3
West Sussex +24 25 £415 +22.96% 3
Middlesex +3 10 £386 +14.03%
Kent +7 9 £375 +14.50% 6
East Sussex +2 3 £338 +12.50% 1
Sussex 0 1 - -
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 196 (37.98%) Microsoft
2 148 (28.68%) Office 365
3 127 (24.61%) Security Cleared
4 116 (22.48%) Windows
5 102 (19.77%) SQL Server
6 94 (18.22%) Active Directory
7 93 (18.02%) SC Cleared
8 91 (17.64%) Finance
8 91 (17.64%) Migration
9 82 (15.89%) Microsoft Excel
10 79 (15.31%) Project Management
11 78 (15.12%) Microsoft Office
12 75 (14.53%) SharePoint 2013
13 71 (13.76%) .NET
14 68 (13.18%) SQL
14 68 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
15 56 (10.85%) JavaScript
16 52 (10.08%) C#
17 50 (9.69%) IIS
18 49 (9.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 45 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
19 45 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
20 44 (8.53%) PMO
21 43 (8.33%) Skype
21 43 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
21 43 (8.33%) Oracle
21 43 (8.33%) ITIL
22 42 (8.14%) HP
23 41 (7.95%) CRM
23 41 (7.95%) VMware

SharePoint
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 75 (14.53%) SharePoint 2013
2 50 (9.69%) IIS
3 31 (6.01%) SharePoint 2010
3 31 (6.01%) Skype for Business
4 21 (4.07%) MS Exchange
5 19 (3.68%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (1.94%) Apache
6 10 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (1.55%) JBoss
8 7 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (1.16%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.97%) CMS
10 5 (0.97%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.97%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.78%) Commerce Server
11 4 (0.78%) Confluence
11 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.78%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 82 (15.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 78 (15.12%) Microsoft Office
3 49 (9.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 37 (7.17%) Microsoft Project
5 18 (3.49%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.39%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 35 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.58%) Staffware
5 2 (0.39%) Changepoint
5 2 (0.39%) Scribe Insight
6 1 (0.19%) assyst
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.19%) FRx
6 1 (0.19%) Maximo
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 148 (28.68%) Office 365
2 43 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.26%) OneDrive
4 15 (2.91%) Yammer
5 13 (2.52%) IaaS
5 13 (2.52%) PaaS
6 9 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.78%) Google Drive
9 3 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.58%) SaaS
10 2 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.19%) G Suite
11 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (8.33%) Skype
2 33 (6.40%) Intranet
3 25 (4.84%) Internet
4 21 (4.07%) Firewall
5 14 (2.71%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.33%) LDAP
7 11 (2.13%) WAN
8 10 (1.94%) DNS
8 10 (1.94%) PuTTY
8 10 (1.94%) WinSCP
9 9 (1.74%) LAN
9 9 (1.74%) SAN
10 8 (1.55%) DHCP
10 8 (1.55%) VPN
11 7 (1.36%) Extranet
12 4 (0.78%) Network Security
12 4 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.78%) Wireless
13 3 (0.58%) IPsec
13 3 (0.58%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.10%) Oracle Database
6 14 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (2.13%) EDRMS
8 11 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (1.94%) Power BI
10 9 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (1.16%) Oracle OWB
12 6 (1.16%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.97%) DB2
13 5 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (4.46%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.52%) Selenium
4 10 (1.94%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.94%) HP UFT
4 10 (1.94%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (1.94%) SpecFlow
4 10 (1.94%) TeamCity
5 9 (1.74%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.55%) JIRA
7 6 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.16%) Toad
7 6 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (0.97%) Moq
8 5 (0.97%) MSTest
8 5 (0.97%) webpack
9 4 (0.78%) NuGet
10 3 (0.58%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 91 (17.64%) Finance
2 38 (7.36%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.68%) Banking
4 16 (3.10%) Retail
5 15 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 15 (2.91%) Marketing
6 13 (2.52%) Electronics
7 10 (1.94%) Publishing
8 9 (1.74%) Advertising
9 5 (0.97%) Back Office
10 4 (0.78%) Military
11 3 (0.58%) Billing
11 3 (0.58%) Front Office
12 2 (0.39%) Automotive
12 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.39%) Law
12 2 (0.39%) Legal
12 2 (0.39%) Local Government
12 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 94 (18.22%) Developer
2 93 (18.02%) Analyst
3 46 (8.91%) Project Manager
4 45 (8.72%) SharePoint Developer
5 40 (7.75%) Consultant
6 37 (7.17%) Architect
7 25 (4.84%) Coordinator
8 24 (4.65%) Administrator
8 24 (4.65%) Business Analyst
9 22 (4.26%) SharePoint Analyst
10 19 (3.68%) SharePoint Consultant
11 18 (3.49%) .NET Developer
11 18 (3.49%) Technical Architect
12 16 (3.10%) Support Engineer
13 15 (2.91%) PMO Analyst
13 15 (2.91%) SharePoint Administrator
13 15 (2.91%) SharePoint Specialist
14 13 (2.52%) Office 365 Manager
14 13 (2.52%) Support Analyst
14 13 (2.52%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (13.76%) .NET
2 38 (7.36%) CSS
3 37 (7.17%) HTML
4 25 (4.84%) XML
5 24 (4.65%) Web Services
6 22 (4.26%) ASP.NET
7 20 (3.88%) jQuery
8 18 (3.49%) .NET Framework
9 14 (2.71%) WCF
10 12 (2.33%) AngularJS
11 10 (1.94%) React
12 9 (1.74%) Ajax
12 9 (1.74%) XSLT
13 8 (1.55%) HTML5
13 8 (1.55%) Middleware
14 7 (1.36%) ADO.NET
14 7 (1.36%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (1.36%) Entity Framework
14 7 (1.36%) RESTful
15 6 (1.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 10 (1.94%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.55%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.16%) Driving Licence
6 5 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (0.97%) PMI
6 5 (0.97%) Virtual Team
7 4 (0.78%) iPad
7 4 (0.78%) NHS
7 4 (0.78%) Replication
7 4 (0.78%) Social Media
7 4 (0.78%) User Experience
8 3 (0.58%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.58%) Blog
8 3 (0.58%) EPoS
8 3 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (0.58%) HP Storage
8 3 (0.58%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.58%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 116 (22.48%) Windows
2 35 (6.78%) Windows Server
3 31 (6.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (5.81%) Linux
5 25 (4.84%) Windows 10
6 21 (4.07%) Unix
6 21 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (2.13%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.97%) zOS
11 4 (0.78%) Solaris
12 3 (0.58%) Android
12 3 (0.58%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.19%) CentOS
14 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (17.64%) Migration
2 79 (15.31%) Project Management
3 68 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
5 43 (8.33%) ITIL
6 41 (7.95%) CRM
7 40 (7.75%) PRINCE2
8 34 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (6.20%) Scrum
10 30 (5.81%) Service Management
11 29 (5.62%) Change Management
11 29 (5.62%) Programme Management
12 26 (5.04%) Test Automation
13 23 (4.46%) DevOps
13 23 (4.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 22 (4.26%) Document Management
15 20 (3.88%) ERP
16 19 (3.68%) Content Management
16 19 (3.68%) Workflow
17 18 (3.49%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (13.18%) SQL
2 56 (10.85%) JavaScript
3 52 (10.08%) C#
4 33 (6.40%) PowerShell
5 17 (3.29%) C
5 17 (3.29%) T-SQL
6 14 (2.71%) F#
7 8 (1.55%) Java
8 7 (1.36%) VB
9 5 (0.97%) ES6
9 5 (0.97%) TypeScript
9 5 (0.97%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.39%) C++
10 2 (0.39%) Perl
10 2 (0.39%) VBScript
11 1 (0.19%) ABAP
11 1 (0.19%) PHP
11 1 (0.19%) Python
11 1 (0.19%) Ruby
11 1 (0.19%) X++
Qualifications
1 127 (24.61%) Security Cleared
2 93 (18.02%) SC Cleared
3 38 (7.36%) Degree
4 35 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (5.23%) DV Cleared
6 13 (2.52%) MCSE
7 11 (2.13%) ISEB
8 10 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (1.55%) CESG Certified Professional
9 8 (1.55%) PMI Certification
10 7 (1.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 7 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (1.16%) MCSA
12 5 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
12 5 (0.97%) MCP
13 4 (0.78%) HNC
13 4 (0.78%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.78%) MCDBA
13 4 (0.78%) PMP
13 4 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.53%) PMO
2 17 (3.29%) QA
3 15 (2.91%) SLA
4 8 (1.55%) GDPR
5 5 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.78%) Def Stans
6 4 (0.78%) IEC 61508
6 4 (0.78%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.19%) P3O
8 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 94 (18.22%) Active Directory
2 23 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.16%) vSphere
5 5 (0.97%) Docker
5 5 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.78%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.58%) DFS Replication
7 3 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.39%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.39%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.39%) XenApp
9 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.19%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (1.74%) SCCM
3 5 (0.97%) SCDPM
4 4 (0.78%) vRealize
4 4 (0.78%) WSUS
5 3 (0.58%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (0.58%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.58%) OVSD
5 3 (0.58%) SCOM
5 3 (0.58%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.39%) Ansible
6 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.19%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.19%) Nagios
7 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.19%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 196 (37.98%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.33%) Oracle
3 42 (8.14%) HP
4 41 (7.95%) VMware
5 26 (5.04%) SAP
6 20 (3.88%) Remedy
7 17 (3.29%) Citrix
8 13 (2.52%) Cisco
9 12 (2.33%) McAfee
9 12 (2.33%) Nintex
9 12 (2.33%) ServiceNow
10 9 (1.74%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.74%) Tableau
11 8 (1.55%) Google
12 7 (1.36%) Huawei
13 6 (1.16%) IBM
13 6 (1.16%) Juniper
13 6 (1.16%) Serena
14 5 (0.97%) Adobe
14 5 (0.97%) CheckPoint
West Sussex
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
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Kent
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Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: £301 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
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Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: £300 - £420 per annum
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Hampshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
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