Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 54 25
Rank change year-on-year +38 -29 +6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 27 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.46% 0.26% 5.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 61.36% 1.11% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 5
Watford median daily rate £385 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £270 £325 £418
90th Percentile £438 £375 £468
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £28.50 £31.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year -8.80% -30.56% -

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 44 90 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 13.79% 23.75% 25.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 25
Watford median daily rate £370 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.94% -5.56% +25.00%
10th Percentile £148 £325 £207
90th Percentile £438 £620 £538
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £406
% change year-on-year - -1.48% -10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £42.00 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +223.08% -21.21% -45.00%

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 16 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Watford

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 15 (55.56%) Office 365
2 14 (51.85%) Sony
2 14 (51.85%) Law
3 13 (48.15%) Visual Studio
3 13 (48.15%) REST
3 13 (48.15%) Visual Studio Code
4 11 (40.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (40.74%) Nintex
4 11 (40.74%) Windows
4 11 (40.74%) Workflow
5 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
5 10 (37.04%) Windows 10
6 9 (33.33%) Web Services
7 8 (29.63%) Client/Server
7 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
7 8 (29.63%) CSS
7 8 (29.63%) .NET
7 8 (29.63%) C#
7 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
7 8 (29.63%) Firewall
7 8 (29.63%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (29.63%) jQuery
7 8 (29.63%) CAML
7 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
8 7 (25.93%) ISMS
8 7 (25.93%) Information Security
8 7 (25.93%) Information Security Management
8 7 (25.93%) Security Management
8 7 (25.93%) Microsoft

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 11 (40.74%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) GroupWise
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) Skype
4 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Visual Studio
1 13 (48.15%) Visual Studio Code
2 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (51.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
1 13 (48.15%) SharePoint Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) React Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Training Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) REST
2 9 (33.33%) Web Services
3 8 (29.63%) .NET
3 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
3 8 (29.63%) CAML
3 8 (29.63%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) jQuery
4 6 (22.22%) React
4 6 (22.22%) Redux
5 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Workflow
2 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
3 7 (25.93%) Information Security
3 7 (25.93%) Information Security Management
3 7 (25.93%) ISMS
3 7 (25.93%) Security Management
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) ERP
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.70%) Change Control
8 1 (3.70%) Customer-Centricity
8 1 (3.70%) Demand Management
8 1 (3.70%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (3.70%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
2 8 (29.63%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Sony
2 11 (40.74%) Nintex
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow