The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 184 186 197
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 8 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.83% 1.46% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
Average daily rate
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£488 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £419 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
-10.89% -0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +340.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
962 1024 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.73% 17.13% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 733 724
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 12 55
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -44.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.98 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint Server across the City of London region.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Server across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server across the City of London region.

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SharePoint Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint Server.

1 11 (78.57%) SharePoint
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) OLAP
4 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (28.57%) PowerPivot
4 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Power View
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (21.43%) Coaching
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos
6 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) XML

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SharePoint Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (78.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
1 4 (28.57%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) OLAP
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Power View
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technology Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Trainer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Instructor
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Coaching
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) R
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCT
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) Sybase
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle