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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 48 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 220 239 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.79% 3.24% 4.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.20% 19.90% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 178 267
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 14
Average hourly rate £17.00 £27.97 £36.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.22% -24.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £21.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.00 £59.00 £51.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.09% -30.00%
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
991 1201 1363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.05% 16.30% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 812 953
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £589 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 50
Average hourly rate £17.87 £23.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.97% +8.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £126.00 £59.00 £50.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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.

1 162 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 122 (27.11%) SQL Server
2 122 (27.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 110 (24.44%) .NET
3 110 (24.44%) Finance
4 98 (21.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 95 (21.11%) HTML
6 88 (19.56%) Windows
7 83 (18.44%) C#
8 80 (17.78%) MS Excel
9 79 (17.56%) SQL
10 73 (16.22%) CSS
11 72 (16.00%) MS Office
12 69 (15.33%) ASP.NET
13 65 (14.44%) JavaScript
14 62 (13.78%) Banking
15 57 (12.67%) jQuery
16 56 (12.44%) Active Directory
17 53 (11.78%) Project Management
18 46 (10.22%) ITIL
18 46 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
19 42 (9.33%) Intranet
20 40 (8.89%) VMware
20 40 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
20 40 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 38 (8.44%) Migration
22 37 (8.22%) Visual Studio
23 35 (7.78%) Degree
24 32 (7.11%) CRM
25 31 (6.89%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 122 (27.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 98 (21.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 30 (6.67%) CMS
4 26 (5.78%) IIS
5 24 (5.33%) MS Exchange
6 22 (4.89%) IBM Notes
6 22 (4.89%) SharePoint Server
7 16 (3.56%) Lync
8 11 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.78%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.78%) WordPress
11 5 (1.11%) DNN
12 4 (0.89%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.89%) Documentum
13 3 (0.67%) Apache
13 3 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 80 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 72 (16.00%) MS Office
3 40 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (3.78%) MS Project
5 12 (2.67%) MS Visio
6 11 (2.44%) Photoshop
7 9 (2.00%) PowerPivot
8 8 (1.78%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.89%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.67%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.44%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 23 (5.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.44%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (0.44%) Tridion
5 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.22%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.22%) Magento
5 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.56%) Office 365
2 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (9.33%) Intranet
2 17 (3.78%) DNS
3 14 (3.11%) SAN
4 11 (2.44%) Firewall
5 9 (2.00%) Internet
5 9 (2.00%) Extranet
5 9 (2.00%) WAN
6 8 (1.78%) LAN
6 8 (1.78%) VPN
7 7 (1.56%) Network Security
8 6 (1.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.33%) DHCP
9 5 (1.11%) HTTP
10 4 (0.89%) NAS
11 3 (0.67%) Wireless
11 3 (0.67%) VoIP
11 3 (0.67%) WLAN
11 3 (0.67%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.67%) 3G
12 2 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (27.11%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (6.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (5.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.22%) PerformancePoint
8 9 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.56%) QlikView
11 6 (1.33%) BusinessObjects XI
11 6 (1.33%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.11%) EDRMS
12 5 (1.11%) MS Access
13 4 (0.89%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.67%) IBM InfoSphere
14 3 (0.67%) MySQL
14 3 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (8.22%) Visual Studio
2 21 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.33%) JIRA
4 5 (1.11%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (1.11%) NUnit
4 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.89%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.67%) Xcode
6 3 (0.67%) Serena SBM
7 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.22%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.22%) MSTest
8 1 (0.22%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.22%) Moq
8 1 (0.22%) Selenium
8 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.22%) MorphX
8 1 (0.22%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 110 (24.44%) Finance
2 62 (13.78%) Banking
3 21 (4.67%) Investment Banking
4 19 (4.22%) Marketing
5 17 (3.78%) Advertising
6 14 (3.11%) Legal
7 11 (2.44%) Publishing
8 7 (1.56%) Law
9 6 (1.33%) Back Office
9 6 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.33%) Retail
10 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.67%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.44%) Front Office
13 1 (0.22%) Games
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 126 (28.00%) Developer
2 87 (19.33%) Analyst
3 71 (15.78%) SharePoint Developer
4 35 (7.78%) Consultant
5 30 (6.67%) Architect
6 27 (6.00%) Administrator
7 22 (4.89%) SharePoint Consultant
8 21 (4.67%) Business Analyst
9 19 (4.22%) SharePoint Administrator
10 18 (4.00%) Project Manager
11 17 (3.78%) SharePoint Architect
12 15 (3.33%) PMO Analyst
12 15 (3.33%) Configuration Analyst
13 11 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (2.00%) .NET Developer
14 9 (2.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (2.00%) Microsoft Developer
15 8 (1.78%) CRM Developer
15 8 (1.78%) Front-End Developer
15 8 (1.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (24.44%) .NET
2 95 (21.11%) HTML
3 73 (16.22%) CSS
4 69 (15.33%) ASP.NET
5 57 (12.67%) jQuery
6 28 (6.22%) XML
7 26 (5.78%) Web Services
8 17 (3.78%) .NET Framework
9 15 (3.33%) Ajax
9 15 (3.33%) HTML5
10 14 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (2.44%) WCF
12 10 (2.22%) XSLT
12 10 (2.22%) CSS3
13 7 (1.56%) Middleware
14 6 (1.33%) ADO.NET
14 6 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 6 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 5 (1.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 5 (1.11%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (3.78%) CMDB
2 14 (3.11%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.22%) Social Media
4 9 (2.00%) Clustering
5 8 (1.78%) Blackberry
5 8 (1.78%) Taxonomies
6 7 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.11%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.11%) iPad
7 5 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.89%) NHS
8 4 (0.89%) FMCG
9 3 (0.67%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.67%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.67%) Copywriting
9 3 (0.67%) W3C
9 3 (0.67%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.67%) PMI
9 3 (0.67%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 88 (19.56%) Windows
2 46 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (5.11%) Windows 7
4 21 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.11%) Linux
6 5 (1.11%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.67%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.67%) UNIX
8 3 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.44%) Android
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (11.78%) Project Management
2 46 (10.22%) ITIL
3 38 (8.44%) Migration
4 32 (7.11%) CRM
5 31 (6.89%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (6.22%) Change Management
7 25 (5.56%) Workflow
7 25 (5.56%) MVC
8 23 (5.11%) PRINCE2
8 23 (5.11%) Content Management
9 21 (4.67%) Business Analysis
10 20 (4.44%) Configuration Management
11 18 (4.00%) Asset Management
11 18 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (3.78%) Document Management
13 16 (3.56%) Scrum
14 15 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (2.89%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (2.67%) Service Delivery
17 11 (2.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 83 (18.44%) C#
2 79 (17.56%) SQL
3 65 (14.44%) JavaScript
4 27 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 19 (4.22%) Java
6 12 (2.67%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.78%) PHP
8 5 (1.11%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.11%) C
9 4 (0.89%) VBA
9 4 (0.89%) VB
10 3 (0.67%) Python
10 3 (0.67%) C++
11 2 (0.44%) Perl
11 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.44%) Korn
11 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.22%) C-shell
12 1 (0.22%) X++
12 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (7.78%) Degree
2 23 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.78%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.67%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.78%) MCTS
5 8 (1.78%) MCITP
6 6 (1.33%) MCSE
7 5 (1.11%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.89%) PMP
8 4 (0.89%) MCSD
9 3 (0.67%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.67%) MCP
10 2 (0.44%) CISSP
10 2 (0.44%) CISA
10 2 (0.44%) CISM
10 2 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.33%) ISO 9001
2 9 (2.00%) QA
3 8 (1.78%) SLA
4 6 (1.33%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.67%) COBIT
7 1 (0.22%) WCAG
7 1 (0.22%) WAI
7 1 (0.22%) P3O
7 1 (0.22%) EMIR
7 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 56 (12.44%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.89%) XenApp
4 9 (2.00%) vSphere
4 9 (2.00%) UAG
5 6 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.33%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (1.11%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.89%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.67%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.44%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.22%) vCloud
10 1 (0.22%) ACF2
10 1 (0.22%) RACF
10 1 (0.22%) Samba
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (3.56%) SCOM
2 13 (2.89%) SCCM
3 10 (2.22%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.78%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (0.89%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.44%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (0.44%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.44%) Control-M
6 2 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.44%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.44%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.44%) Puppet
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.22%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.22%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 162 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.89%) VMware
3 31 (6.89%) Citrix
4 22 (4.89%) Lotus
5 21 (4.67%) Oracle
6 16 (3.56%) ServiceNow
7 15 (3.33%) Cisco
7 15 (3.33%) IBM
8 14 (3.11%) HP
9 11 (2.44%) Sitecore
10 10 (2.22%) EPiServer
11 9 (2.00%) Symantec
11 9 (2.00%) Business Objects
12 8 (1.78%) SAP
12 8 (1.78%) Adobe
13 7 (1.56%) Remedy
14 6 (1.33%) Teradata
14 6 (1.33%) Nintex
14 6 (1.33%) EMC
14 6 (1.33%) NetApp
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