Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 31 30
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 10 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.96% 3.44% 2.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.33% 15.71% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 2
Watford median daily rate £400 £200 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +11.11% -62.11%
10th Percentile £375 £200 £171
90th Percentile £446 £438 £189
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -11.76% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median hourly rate - - £13.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 75 70 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 22.19% 21.88% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 38 32
Watford median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +6.45%
10th Percentile £140 £264 £120
90th Percentile £550 £575 £599
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £413 £425
% change year-on-year - -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Watford median hourly rate £14.00 - £13.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% -14.29% -5.41%

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 5 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (30.00%) Nintex
3 3 (30.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Code
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) CAML
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre

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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (10.00%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Manager
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Operational Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) CAML
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) jQuery
1 3 (30.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) ISMS
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (10.00%) OWASP
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CEH
1 1 (10.00%) CISM
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) GISP
1 1 (10.00%) MAPM
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Nintex
2 1 (10.00%) Sony