Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 15 November 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 41 16
Rank change year-on-year +24 -25 +19
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 32 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.23% 2.47% 8.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 50.00% 11.70% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 9
Watford median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.68% -22.50%
10th Percentile £360 £210 £178
90th Percentile £438 £438 £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.71% -12.50% -

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 Watford with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 64 94 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 16.45% 21.12% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 38 31
Watford median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +37.10%
10th Percentile £149 £264 £180
90th Percentile £563 £509 £538
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +14.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £42.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +140.00% -10.26% -40.00%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Watford

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Watford

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Watford over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Watford

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 18 (56.25%) Sony
1 18 (56.25%) Law
2 16 (50.00%) REST
2 16 (50.00%) Office 365
2 16 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 16 (50.00%) Visual Studio Code
3 14 (43.75%) Workflow
3 14 (43.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 14 (43.75%) Nintex
4 13 (40.63%) C#
5 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
5 11 (34.38%) CSS
5 11 (34.38%) .NET
5 11 (34.38%) Windows
5 11 (34.38%) PowerShell
5 11 (34.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (34.38%) jQuery
5 11 (34.38%) CAML
6 10 (31.25%) ISMS
6 10 (31.25%) Information Security
6 10 (31.25%) Information Security Management
6 10 (31.25%) Security Management
6 10 (31.25%) Windows 10
7 9 (28.13%) Test Strategy
7 9 (28.13%) Client/Server
7 9 (28.13%) Web Services
7 9 (28.13%) Firewall
7 9 (28.13%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (18.75%) React

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 14 (43.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) Skype
3 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.13%) VoIP
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 16 (50.00%) Visual Studio Code
2 11 (34.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (56.25%) Law
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
1 18 (56.25%) SharePoint Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Technical Test Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Test Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (3.13%) Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.13%) IT Support
4 1 (3.13%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) React Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Training Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) REST
2 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
2 11 (34.38%) CAML
2 11 (34.38%) CSS
2 11 (34.38%) jQuery
3 9 (28.13%) Web Services
4 6 (18.75%) React
4 6 (18.75%) Redux
5 2 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Workflow
2 10 (31.25%) Information Security
2 10 (31.25%) Information Security Management
2 10 (31.25%) ISMS
2 10 (31.25%) Security Management
3 9 (28.13%) Test Strategy
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Defect Management
5 2 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) ERP
6 1 (3.13%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) C#
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
2 11 (34.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Sony
2 14 (43.75%) Nintex
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow