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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 48 61 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 212 230 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.59% 3.21% 4.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.72% 19.39% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 170 265
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £255 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £541 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Average hourly rate £13.50 £26.49 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.02% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £21.15 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £49.69 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -40.00%
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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
976 1186 1345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.53% 16.56% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 812 939
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 £237 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 47
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.95 £59.00 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -0.88%

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 16 September 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 158 (36.32%) Microsoft
2 122 (28.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 114 (26.21%) Finance
4 111 (25.52%) SQL Server
5 105 (24.14%) .NET
6 101 (23.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 98 (22.53%) HTML
8 82 (18.85%) C#
8 82 (18.85%) Windows
9 81 (18.62%) MS Excel
10 75 (17.24%) SQL
11 74 (17.01%) CSS
12 68 (15.63%) ASP.NET
13 67 (15.40%) JavaScript
14 64 (14.71%) MS Office
15 59 (13.56%) jQuery
16 56 (12.87%) Banking
17 52 (11.95%) Active Directory
18 47 (10.80%) Project Management
19 42 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
20 41 (9.43%) Intranet
21 40 (9.20%) ITIL
22 39 (8.97%) VMware
23 38 (8.74%) MS PowerPoint
23 38 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
24 36 (8.28%) Degree
25 35 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 34 (7.82%) Visual Studio
27 33 (7.59%) Citrix
27 33 (7.59%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (28.05%) SharePoint 2010
2 101 (23.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 24 (5.52%) IIS
3 24 (5.52%) MS Exchange
3 24 (5.52%) CMS
4 23 (5.29%) SharePoint Server
5 17 (3.91%) IBM Notes
6 12 (2.76%) Lync
7 10 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.61%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.61%) WordPress
8 7 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.92%) Documentum
9 4 (0.92%) DNN
9 4 (0.92%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.69%) Apache
10 3 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.69%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 81 (18.62%) MS Excel
2 64 (14.71%) MS Office
3 38 (8.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (5.06%) MS Project
5 12 (2.76%) Photoshop
6 11 (2.53%) InfoPath
6 11 (2.53%) MS Visio
7 9 (2.07%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.92%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.69%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.46%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.46%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (0.46%) Tridion
5 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.23%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.14%) Office 365
2 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (9.43%) Intranet
2 17 (3.91%) DNS
3 13 (2.99%) SAN
4 12 (2.76%) Firewall
5 10 (2.30%) Extranet
5 10 (2.30%) WAN
6 9 (2.07%) Internet
7 8 (1.84%) LAN
7 8 (1.84%) Network Security
8 7 (1.61%) VPN
9 6 (1.38%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.15%) DHCP
11 4 (0.92%) NAS
12 3 (0.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (0.69%) Wireless
12 3 (0.69%) HTTP
12 3 (0.69%) VoIP
12 3 (0.69%) WLAN
12 3 (0.69%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.69%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (25.52%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.30%) PerformancePoint
8 7 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.38%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.15%) QlikView
10 5 (1.15%) EDRMS
10 5 (1.15%) MS Access
11 4 (0.92%) BusinessObjects XI
12 3 (0.69%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.69%) IBM InfoSphere
12 3 (0.69%) MySQL
12 3 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (7.82%) Visual Studio
2 16 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.53%) JIRA
4 5 (1.15%) NUnit
4 5 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (0.92%) MSBuild
5 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.69%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.69%) Xcode
6 3 (0.69%) Serena SBM
7 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.23%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.23%) MSTest
8 1 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.23%) Moq
8 1 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 114 (26.21%) Finance
2 56 (12.87%) Banking
3 22 (5.06%) Investment Banking
4 19 (4.37%) Marketing
5 18 (4.14%) Advertising
6 13 (2.99%) Legal
7 7 (1.61%) Publishing
7 7 (1.61%) Law
8 6 (1.38%) Back Office
8 6 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.38%) Retail
9 5 (1.15%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.46%) Front Office
10 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (29.20%) Developer
2 88 (20.23%) Analyst
3 76 (17.47%) SharePoint Developer
4 34 (7.82%) Consultant
5 32 (7.36%) Architect
6 26 (5.98%) Administrator
7 24 (5.52%) Business Analyst
8 21 (4.83%) SharePoint Consultant
9 20 (4.60%) SharePoint Architect
10 18 (4.14%) PMO Analyst
11 17 (3.91%) SharePoint Administrator
12 15 (3.45%) Project Manager
13 10 (2.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (2.30%) Configuration Analyst
14 9 (2.07%) Support Analyst
15 8 (1.84%) Applications Support
15 8 (1.84%) .NET Developer
15 8 (1.84%) Microsoft Developer
15 8 (1.84%) Front-End Developer
16 7 (1.61%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (24.14%) .NET
2 98 (22.53%) HTML
3 74 (17.01%) CSS
4 68 (15.63%) ASP.NET
5 59 (13.56%) jQuery
6 28 (6.44%) XML
7 24 (5.52%) Web Services
8 18 (4.14%) HTML5
9 15 (3.45%) Ajax
9 15 (3.45%) .NET Framework
10 13 (2.99%) WCF
11 12 (2.76%) XSLT
11 12 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (2.53%) CSS3
13 6 (1.38%) JSON
14 5 (1.15%) Middleware
14 5 (1.15%) ADO.NET
14 5 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 5 (1.15%) Silverlight
14 5 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.22%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.76%) CMDB
4 10 (2.30%) Social Media
5 9 (2.07%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.61%) Clustering
6 7 (1.61%) Taxonomies
7 6 (1.38%) iPad
8 5 (1.15%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.92%) User Experience
9 4 (0.92%) NHS
10 3 (0.69%) W3C
10 3 (0.69%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.69%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.69%) Kindle
10 3 (0.69%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.69%) Copywriting
10 3 (0.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 82 (18.85%) Windows
2 38 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (5.52%) Windows 7
4 18 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.15%) Linux
7 4 (0.92%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.69%) Android
8 3 (0.69%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.69%) UNIX
8 3 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (10.80%) Project Management
2 42 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (9.20%) ITIL
4 31 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (7.13%) Workflow
5 30 (6.90%) Migration
5 30 (6.90%) CRM
6 25 (5.75%) Change Management
6 25 (5.75%) Business Analysis
7 24 (5.52%) Content Management
7 24 (5.52%) MVC
8 21 (4.83%) PRINCE2
9 15 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (3.45%) Scrum
9 15 (3.45%) Asset Management
9 15 (3.45%) Document Management
10 14 (3.22%) Configuration Management
11 13 (2.99%) Service Delivery
12 12 (2.76%) Systems Analysis
12 12 (2.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 82 (18.85%) C#
2 75 (17.24%) SQL
3 67 (15.40%) JavaScript
4 27 (6.21%) PowerShell
5 18 (4.14%) Java
6 11 (2.53%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.84%) PHP
8 4 (0.92%) C
8 4 (0.92%) VB
8 4 (0.92%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.92%) VBA
9 3 (0.69%) C++
10 2 (0.46%) Perl
10 2 (0.46%) Python
10 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.23%) Jython
11 1 (0.23%) VB6
11 1 (0.23%) Korn
11 1 (0.23%) X++
Qualifications
1 36 (8.28%) Degree
2 22 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.53%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.84%) MCTS
6 7 (1.61%) MCITP
7 6 (1.38%) MCSE
8 4 (0.92%) MCSD
8 4 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.69%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.46%) CISA
10 2 (0.46%) CISM
10 2 (0.46%) PMP
10 2 (0.46%) MCP
10 2 (0.46%) CISSP
11 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.30%) ISO 9001
1 10 (2.30%) QA
2 9 (2.07%) SLA
3 6 (1.38%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.15%) COBIT
5 4 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.23%) WCAG
6 1 (0.23%) WAI
6 1 (0.23%) P3O
6 1 (0.23%) EMIR
6 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 52 (11.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.45%) XenApp
4 11 (2.53%) UAG
5 10 (2.30%) vSphere
6 7 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (1.38%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.15%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.92%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.69%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.23%) vCloud
12 1 (0.23%) ACF2
12 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.23%) RACF
12 1 (0.23%) Samba
12 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (3.22%) SCOM
2 13 (2.99%) SCCM
3 11 (2.53%) Backup Exec
4 9 (2.07%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (0.92%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.46%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (0.46%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.46%) Control-M
6 2 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.46%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.46%) Puppet
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (0.23%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.23%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 158 (36.32%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.97%) VMware
3 33 (7.59%) Citrix
4 21 (4.83%) Oracle
5 17 (3.91%) Lotus
6 16 (3.68%) IBM
7 14 (3.22%) Cisco
8 12 (2.76%) HP
8 12 (2.76%) SAP
9 11 (2.53%) ServiceNow
10 10 (2.30%) Sitecore
10 10 (2.30%) Symantec
11 9 (2.07%) EPiServer
12 7 (1.61%) Nintex
12 7 (1.61%) Remedy
12 7 (1.61%) Adobe
13 6 (1.38%) EMC
13 6 (1.38%) Business Objects
13 6 (1.38%) BMC
13 6 (1.38%) Teradata
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