The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 65 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 168 271 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.98% 3.99% 4.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.25% 22.49% 24.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 191 193
Average daily rate
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£388 £420 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £16.75 £12.75 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.37% -58.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £12.75 £46.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -5.12%
SharePoint
London

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
974 1205 1075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.26% 17.73% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 855 763
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 48
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £16.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% -20.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £23.70 £55.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SharePoint
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 across the City of London region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SharePoint
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 across the City of London region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SharePoint 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.

1 154 (40.42%) Microsoft
2 98 (25.72%) .NET
2 98 (25.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 94 (24.67%) SQL Server
4 92 (24.15%) Finance
5 90 (23.62%) SharePoint 2010
6 84 (22.05%) C#
7 82 (21.52%) SQL
8 79 (20.73%) MS Excel
9 73 (19.16%) Windows
10 67 (17.59%) HTML
11 55 (14.44%) JavaScript
11 55 (14.44%) CSS
12 49 (12.86%) ASP.NET
13 48 (12.60%) MS Office
13 48 (12.60%) Active Directory
14 47 (12.34%) jQuery
15 46 (12.07%) Banking
16 45 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
17 41 (10.76%) VMware
18 40 (10.50%) Project Management
19 39 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
20 34 (8.92%) Migration
21 32 (8.40%) Intranet
22 30 (7.87%) MS Exchange
22 30 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
22 30 (7.87%) CRM
23 29 (7.61%) Workflow
23 29 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 27 (7.09%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SharePoint 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 98 (25.72%) SharePoint 2013
2 90 (23.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 30 (7.87%) MS Exchange
4 20 (5.25%) IIS
5 18 (4.72%) CMS
6 14 (3.67%) SharePoint Server
6 14 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (3.15%) Lync
8 8 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.84%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (1.84%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.31%) Umbraco
12 4 (1.05%) Apache
13 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.79%) Sitefinity
13 3 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.79%) Documentum
13 3 (0.79%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 79 (20.73%) MS Excel
2 48 (12.60%) MS Office
3 26 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (5.77%) MS Project
5 12 (3.15%) InfoPath
5 12 (3.15%) MS Visio
6 9 (2.36%) Photoshop
7 8 (2.10%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 21 (5.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.52%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.52%) Tridion
3 2 (0.52%) Endur
4 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.26%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.26%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.46%) Office 365
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.52%) GitHub
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.40%) Intranet
2 22 (5.77%) DNS
3 15 (3.94%) Internet
3 15 (3.94%) Firewall
4 11 (2.89%) VPN
4 11 (2.89%) DHCP
5 9 (2.36%) SAN
6 7 (1.84%) Network Security
7 6 (1.57%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.57%) LAN
7 6 (1.57%) WAN
7 6 (1.57%) Extranet
8 5 (1.31%) Wireless
8 5 (1.31%) VoIP
9 3 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (0.79%) 3G
9 3 (0.79%) LDAP
9 3 (0.79%) WLAN
9 3 (0.79%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.52%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (24.67%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.10%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.57%) MS Access
8 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Power View
9 5 (1.31%) PerformancePoint
9 5 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (1.31%) QlikView
10 4 (1.05%) DataStage
10 4 (1.05%) IBM InfoSphere
11 3 (0.79%) EDRMS
12 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (5.51%) Visual Studio
2 20 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.15%) JIRA
4 4 (1.05%) NUnit
4 4 (1.05%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.79%) Serena SBM
6 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.52%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.26%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.26%) StyleCop
7 1 (0.26%) MSTest
7 1 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.26%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.26%) Moq
7 1 (0.26%) MorphX
General
1 92 (24.15%) Finance
2 46 (12.07%) Banking
3 23 (6.04%) Investment Banking
3 23 (6.04%) Advertising
4 12 (3.15%) Marketing
5 10 (2.62%) Legal
6 9 (2.36%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.57%) Law
8 4 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.05%) Publishing
9 3 (0.79%) Back Office
9 3 (0.79%) Retail
10 1 (0.26%) Front Office
10 1 (0.26%) Billing
10 1 (0.26%) French Language
10 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (31.50%) Developer
2 68 (17.85%) Analyst
2 68 (17.85%) SharePoint Developer
3 36 (9.45%) Architect
4 35 (9.19%) Consultant
5 22 (5.77%) SharePoint Architect
6 20 (5.25%) Project Manager
7 16 (4.20%) Business Analyst
8 14 (3.67%) PMO Analyst
8 14 (3.67%) SharePoint Consultant
8 14 (3.67%) Administrator
8 14 (3.67%) Support Analyst
9 10 (2.62%) .NET Developer
10 9 (2.36%) Applications Support
10 9 (2.36%) Microsoft Developer
11 8 (2.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (1.84%) Technical Author
12 7 (1.84%) Author
12 7 (1.84%) C# Developer
12 7 (1.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (25.72%) .NET
2 67 (17.59%) HTML
3 55 (14.44%) CSS
4 49 (12.86%) ASP.NET
5 47 (12.34%) jQuery
6 20 (5.25%) Web Services
7 19 (4.99%) XML
8 13 (3.41%) HTML5
9 12 (3.15%) WCF
10 11 (2.89%) .NET Framework
11 10 (2.62%) Ajax
12 8 (2.10%) XSLT
13 7 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (1.84%) REST
13 7 (1.84%) CSS3
14 6 (1.57%) JSON
14 6 (1.57%) AngularJS
15 4 (1.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 3 (0.79%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.67%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.15%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.36%) Blackberry
5 8 (2.10%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.10%) Thin Client
6 7 (1.84%) Social Media
6 7 (1.84%) Clustering
7 6 (1.57%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.31%) User Experience
8 5 (1.31%) Replication
8 5 (1.31%) Wiki
8 5 (1.31%) CMDB
9 4 (1.05%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.05%) Copywriting
9 4 (1.05%) NHS
10 3 (0.79%) W3C
10 3 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.79%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 73 (19.16%) Windows
2 39 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (6.56%) Windows 7
4 18 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.10%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.05%) UNIX
7 4 (1.05%) Linux
8 3 (0.79%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.52%) Solaris
9 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.26%) Android
10 1 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (10.50%) Project Management
3 34 (8.92%) Migration
4 30 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (7.87%) CRM
5 29 (7.61%) Workflow
6 27 (7.09%) ITIL
7 22 (5.77%) Change Management
7 22 (5.77%) PRINCE2
8 20 (5.25%) MVC
9 17 (4.46%) Content Management
10 16 (4.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (3.67%) TDD
11 14 (3.67%) Information Security
12 12 (3.15%) Document Management
12 12 (3.15%) Business Analysis
13 10 (2.62%) Data Modelling
13 10 (2.62%) ETL
13 10 (2.62%) Configuration Management
14 9 (2.36%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 84 (22.05%) C#
2 82 (21.52%) SQL
3 55 (14.44%) JavaScript
4 23 (6.04%) PowerShell
5 10 (2.62%) T-SQL
6 9 (2.36%) VBA
6 9 (2.36%) Java
7 6 (1.57%) C
8 5 (1.31%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.31%) Perl
9 4 (1.05%) VB
10 3 (0.79%) C++
10 3 (0.79%) Python
11 2 (0.52%) Korn
11 2 (0.52%) VBScript
11 2 (0.52%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.26%) C-shell
12 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.26%) R
12 1 (0.26%) Jython
Qualifications
1 25 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.46%) Degree
3 16 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.05%) MCITP
5 4 (1.05%) CISSP
5 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.05%) MCSE
6 3 (0.79%) CISA
6 3 (0.79%) CISM
6 3 (0.79%) PMP
6 3 (0.79%) MCP
6 3 (0.79%) MCTS
6 3 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.52%) MCDST
7 2 (0.52%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.26%) GIAC
8 1 (0.26%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.36%) ISO 9001
2 8 (2.10%) QA
2 8 (2.10%) COBIT
3 6 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.79%) SLA
6 2 (0.52%) WAI
7 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 48 (12.60%) Active Directory
2 25 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.67%) XenApp
4 10 (2.62%) UAG
5 9 (2.36%) vSphere
6 6 (1.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (1.31%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.31%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.31%) VMware Server
8 4 (1.05%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.79%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.52%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.52%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.26%) KVM
11 1 (0.26%) Postfix
11 1 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 13 (3.41%) SCCM
2 10 (2.62%) SCOM
3 9 (2.36%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 8 (2.10%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.05%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.52%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.52%) Control-M
6 2 (0.52%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.52%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (0.52%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 154 (40.42%) Microsoft
2 41 (10.76%) VMware
3 26 (6.82%) Citrix
4 18 (4.72%) Cisco
5 17 (4.46%) HP
6 15 (3.94%) Oracle
7 14 (3.67%) SAP
7 14 (3.67%) IBM
8 10 (2.62%) Symantec
9 9 (2.36%) Remedy
10 7 (1.84%) Sitecore
10 7 (1.84%) Siebel
10 7 (1.84%) Lotus
11 6 (1.57%) EPiServer
11 6 (1.57%) BMC
11 6 (1.57%) Dell
11 6 (1.57%) Tableau
11 6 (1.57%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.57%) Nintex
12 5 (1.31%) RedDot
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