Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 17 28
Rank change year-on-year -25 +11 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.87% 8.25% 2.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.79% 28.24% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Watford median daily rate £388 £406 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.62% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £413 £263
% change year-on-year +3.03% +57.14% -42.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -61.11% - -

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 91 85 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 21.31% 29.21% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 10
Watford median daily rate £425 £463 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% +28.47% +41.18%
10th Percentile £325 £186 £204
90th Percentile £584 £538 £499
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £395 £365
% change year-on-year +4.43% +8.22% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median hourly rate - - £30.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £30.25 £15.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +95.16% -52.31% +103.13%

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 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Watford region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
1 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Skype
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (25.00%) Power BI
2 2 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) BCP
2 2 (25.00%) BPR
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Retail

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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Support Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (12.50%) CAML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) BCP
2 2 (25.00%) BPR
2 2 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 2 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) iManage
2 1 (12.50%) Nintex