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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 53 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 193 230 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.48% 3.76% 3.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.90% 22.12% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 159 164
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.32% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £31.86 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.49% +99.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £20.37 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £43.35 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.43%
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
970 1040 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.47% 16.99% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 746 731
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 53
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015, 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.

1 122 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 114 (28.64%) .NET
3 101 (25.38%) Finance
4 99 (24.87%) SQL
5 87 (21.86%) SQL Server
6 82 (20.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 78 (19.60%) C#
8 70 (17.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 69 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
10 68 (17.09%) MS Excel
11 55 (13.82%) MS Office
12 53 (13.32%) Project Management
13 51 (12.81%) Windows
14 50 (12.56%) CRM
15 49 (12.31%) HTML
15 49 (12.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 46 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
16 46 (11.56%) Office 365
17 43 (10.80%) JavaScript
18 42 (10.55%) Banking
19 41 (10.30%) Dynamics CRM
20 36 (9.05%) CSS
21 35 (8.79%) ASP.NET
22 34 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 34 (8.54%) MS PowerPoint
23 33 (8.29%) Active Directory
24 32 (8.04%) Migration
24 32 (8.04%) Lync
25 30 (7.54%) MS Project
26 29 (7.29%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 82 (20.60%) SharePoint 2013
2 70 (17.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 32 (8.04%) Lync
4 24 (6.03%) MS Exchange
5 19 (4.77%) IIS
6 10 (2.51%) CMS
6 10 (2.51%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (2.01%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.76%) FileNet
8 7 (1.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.26%) Confluence
10 5 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
11 4 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (1.01%) WebSphere Process Server
11 4 (1.01%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 68 (17.09%) MS Excel
2 55 (13.82%) MS Office
3 34 (8.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (7.54%) MS Project
5 25 (6.28%) MS Visio
6 19 (4.77%) PowerPivot
7 9 (2.26%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 41 (10.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.26%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.75%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.75%) Maximo
5 2 (0.50%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.50%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.25%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.25%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.25%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.25%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.56%) Office 365
2 12 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.01%) Yammer
4 4 (1.01%) IaaS
4 4 (1.01%) SaaS
4 4 (1.01%) PaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.29%) Intranet
2 10 (2.51%) DNS
3 9 (2.26%) SAN
4 7 (1.76%) LAN
4 7 (1.76%) WAN
5 6 (1.51%) VPN
6 5 (1.26%) VLAN
7 4 (1.01%) SSL
7 4 (1.01%) DHCP
7 4 (1.01%) LDAP
7 4 (1.01%) Firewall
7 4 (1.01%) Extranet
8 3 (0.75%) VoIP
8 3 (0.75%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.50%) SMTP
9 2 (0.50%) FTP
9 2 (0.50%) HTTP
9 2 (0.50%) PBX
9 2 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (21.86%) SQL Server
2 49 (12.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (7.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (2.26%) Microsoft Power View
10 8 (2.01%) OLAP
10 8 (2.01%) EDRMS
11 6 (1.51%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.01%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.01%) MySQL
12 4 (1.01%) Big Data
12 4 (1.01%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.75%) Cognos Query Studio
13 3 (0.75%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (0.75%) PerformancePoint
13 3 (0.75%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (4.52%) Visual Studio
2 14 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.01%) JIRA
4 3 (0.75%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.50%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.50%) Selenium
5 2 (0.50%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.25%) Moq
6 1 (0.25%) MSTest
6 1 (0.25%) SilkTest
6 1 (0.25%) SilkCentral
6 1 (0.25%) NUnit
6 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.25%) PeopleTools
General
1 101 (25.38%) Finance
2 42 (10.55%) Banking
3 13 (3.27%) Legal
4 12 (3.02%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.02%) Advertising
4 12 (3.02%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.51%) Back Office
6 8 (2.01%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.76%) Retail
7 7 (1.76%) Law
8 5 (1.26%) French Language
8 5 (1.26%) Marketing
9 4 (1.01%) Publishing
10 3 (0.75%) German Language
10 3 (0.75%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.75%) Turkish Language
11 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.50%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 117 (29.40%) Developer
2 96 (24.12%) Analyst
3 57 (14.32%) SharePoint Developer
4 33 (8.29%) Business Analyst
5 29 (7.29%) Consultant
6 28 (7.04%) Project Manager
7 23 (5.78%) Architect
8 16 (4.02%) Administrator
9 11 (2.76%) Technical Analyst
9 11 (2.76%) SharePoint Architect
10 10 (2.51%) Coordinator
10 10 (2.51%) .NET Developer
10 10 (2.51%) SharePoint Consultant
10 10 (2.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 9 (2.26%) CRM Developer
11 9 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 8 (2.01%) Support Analyst
12 8 (2.01%) Data Analyst
12 8 (2.01%) Microsoft Developer
13 7 (1.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (28.64%) .NET
2 49 (12.31%) HTML
3 36 (9.05%) CSS
4 35 (8.79%) ASP.NET
5 26 (6.53%) jQuery
6 20 (5.03%) XML
7 17 (4.27%) Ajax
8 15 (3.77%) Web Services
9 11 (2.76%) MDX
10 7 (1.76%) HTML5
10 7 (1.76%) WCF
11 6 (1.51%) XSL
11 6 (1.51%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.26%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.26%) REST
13 4 (1.01%) XHTML
13 4 (1.01%) XSLT
13 4 (1.01%) SailPoint
13 4 (1.01%) CSS3
14 3 (0.75%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.52%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.27%) NHS
4 9 (2.26%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.01%) User Experience
6 7 (1.76%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.26%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.26%) PMI
8 4 (1.01%) Clustering
8 4 (1.01%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.75%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.75%) Statistics
9 3 (0.75%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.75%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.75%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.75%) Replication
9 3 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.50%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.50%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 51 (12.81%) Windows
2 21 (5.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (3.52%) Linux
4 10 (2.51%) UNIX
5 8 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.76%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.75%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.50%) Android
9 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.25%) Debian
10 1 (0.25%) Solaris
10 1 (0.25%) NetWare
10 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (13.32%) Project Management
3 50 (12.56%) CRM
4 46 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (8.04%) Migration
6 29 (7.29%) ITIL
7 26 (6.53%) PRINCE2
8 21 (5.28%) Document Management
9 20 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (4.77%) Business Analysis
11 18 (4.52%) Data Modelling
12 15 (3.77%) Workflow
12 15 (3.77%) Scrum
13 13 (3.27%) User Stories
13 13 (3.27%) Waterfall
13 13 (3.27%) ETL
14 12 (3.02%) PRINCE
14 12 (3.02%) Analytics
14 12 (3.02%) SDLC
15 11 (2.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (24.87%) SQL
2 78 (19.60%) C#
3 43 (10.80%) JavaScript
4 23 (5.78%) VBA
5 15 (3.77%) Java
6 12 (3.02%) PowerShell
7 11 (2.76%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 7 (1.76%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.75%) VB
9 3 (0.75%) PHP
10 2 (0.50%) VBScript
11 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.25%) Groovy
11 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.25%) C
11 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.25%) Perl
11 1 (0.25%) Python
11 1 (0.25%) SQR
Qualifications
1 20 (5.03%) Degree
2 13 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.51%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.51%) PMP
5 6 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.26%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.26%) MCSE
7 4 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.01%) IBM Certification
7 4 (1.01%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.01%) MCITP
8 3 (0.75%) MCSA
8 3 (0.75%) CCNA
8 3 (0.75%) CISSP
9 2 (0.50%) CCNP
9 2 (0.50%) CCA
9 2 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.50%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.27%) QA
2 5 (1.26%) SLA
3 4 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.75%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.50%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.25%) EMIR
6 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 33 (8.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.76%) vSphere
4 6 (1.51%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.01%) XenApp
6 3 (0.75%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.50%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.50%) UAG
8 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.25%) vCloud
8 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (1.26%) SCCM
2 4 (1.01%) SCOM
2 4 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (0.75%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.25%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 122 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.53%) VMware
2 22 (5.53%) IBM
3 21 (5.28%) Oracle
4 20 (5.03%) Citrix
5 13 (3.27%) SAP
6 11 (2.76%) Cisco
7 9 (2.26%) Nintex
7 9 (2.26%) Cognos
8 7 (1.76%) Kofax
9 6 (1.51%) HP
9 6 (1.51%) Sun
9 6 (1.51%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.26%) Guidewire
11 4 (1.01%) Dell
11 4 (1.01%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.01%) Remedy
11 4 (1.01%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.01%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.75%) Tableau
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
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Burns Sheehan
Rate: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 2 days ago
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Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 19 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago