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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 45 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 211 223 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.92% 3.77% 3.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.30% 21.99% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 146 178
Average daily rate
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£400 £403 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £234 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £29.75 £17.00 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -39.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.95 £11.75 £21.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.55 £76.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.56% -11.90%
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
946 1014 1196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.57% 17.15% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 692 814
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 40
Average hourly rate £14.22 £17.87 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £126.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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.

1 145 (35.89%) Microsoft
2 113 (27.97%) SQL
3 108 (26.73%) Finance
4 106 (26.24%) .NET
5 102 (25.25%) SQL Server
6 88 (21.78%) MS Excel
6 88 (21.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 88 (21.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 80 (19.80%) C#
8 71 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
9 63 (15.59%) Windows
10 62 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (15.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 59 (14.60%) Banking
12 59 (14.60%) Office 365
13 56 (13.86%) Active Directory
14 48 (11.88%) MS Office
15 46 (11.39%) Project Management
16 45 (11.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 44 (10.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 43 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
19 41 (10.15%) CRM
20 40 (9.90%) HTML
21 39 (9.65%) Migration
21 39 (9.65%) Dynamics CRM
22 37 (9.16%) MS PowerPoint
23 36 (8.91%) ITIL
24 35 (8.66%) Intranet
25 34 (8.42%) ASP.NET
26 31 (7.67%) MS Project

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 88 (21.78%) SharePoint 2010
1 88 (21.78%) SharePoint 2013
2 31 (7.67%) Lync
2 31 (7.67%) MS Exchange
3 26 (6.44%) IIS
4 13 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (1.73%) CMS
8 6 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.99%) K2 blackpearl
11 3 (0.74%) Apache
12 2 (0.50%) Documentum
12 2 (0.50%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.50%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.50%) Drupal
12 2 (0.50%) LiveLink
Applications
1 88 (21.78%) MS Excel
2 48 (11.88%) MS Office
3 37 (9.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (7.67%) MS Project
5 22 (5.45%) MS Visio
6 12 (2.97%) InfoPath
6 12 (2.97%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.25%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 39 (9.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.49%) SAP FI
3 5 (1.24%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.99%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 4 (0.99%) Maximo
5 3 (0.74%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.50%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.25%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.25%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 59 (14.60%) Office 365
2 13 (3.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.72%) SaaS
4 7 (1.73%) Yammer
5 5 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.74%) IaaS
6 3 (0.74%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.74%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.50%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.50%) PaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Force.com
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.66%) Intranet
2 18 (4.46%) DNS
3 15 (3.71%) SAN
4 12 (2.97%) DHCP
5 11 (2.72%) FTP
5 11 (2.72%) WAN
6 9 (2.23%) LAN
7 8 (1.98%) Extranet
8 7 (1.73%) NAS
9 6 (1.49%) Firewall
9 6 (1.49%) VoIP
10 5 (1.24%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.99%) SMTP
12 3 (0.74%) VPN
12 3 (0.74%) Wireless
12 3 (0.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (0.74%) Skype
13 2 (0.50%) Internet
13 2 (0.50%) VLAN
13 2 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (25.25%) SQL Server
2 61 (15.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (11.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 44 (10.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (6.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (3.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 12 (2.97%) PerformancePoint
9 11 (2.72%) MS Access
9 11 (2.72%) Microsoft Power View
10 8 (1.98%) EDRMS
10 8 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.73%) OLAP
11 7 (1.73%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.24%) Big Data
12 5 (1.24%) OLAP Cube
12 5 (1.24%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.24%) QlikView
13 4 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (4.46%) Visual Studio
2 11 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.98%) JIRA
4 7 (1.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.50%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.50%) Selenium
6 2 (0.50%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.25%) MSTest
7 1 (0.25%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.25%) Moq
7 1 (0.25%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.25%) NUnit
7 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 108 (26.73%) Finance
2 59 (14.60%) Banking
3 16 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.47%) Advertising
5 11 (2.72%) Legal
6 10 (2.48%) Retail
6 10 (2.48%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.23%) Marketing
8 8 (1.98%) Publishing
8 8 (1.98%) Law
9 5 (1.24%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.99%) Turkish Language
10 4 (0.99%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.99%) Back Office
11 3 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.74%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.74%) German Language
12 2 (0.50%) French Language
12 2 (0.50%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.50%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 99 (24.50%) Developer
2 94 (23.27%) Analyst
3 50 (12.38%) SharePoint Developer
4 35 (8.66%) Business Analyst
5 33 (8.17%) Architect
6 28 (6.93%) Consultant
7 24 (5.94%) Project Manager
8 16 (3.96%) Data Analyst
8 16 (3.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 14 (3.47%) SharePoint Consultant
9 14 (3.47%) Administrator
10 11 (2.72%) SharePoint Administrator
11 9 (2.23%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (2.23%) Trainer
11 9 (2.23%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (1.98%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (1.98%) Development Manager
12 8 (1.98%) Coordinator
12 8 (1.98%) SQL Developer
12 8 (1.98%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (26.24%) .NET
2 40 (9.90%) HTML
3 34 (8.42%) ASP.NET
4 28 (6.93%) CSS
5 25 (6.19%) jQuery
6 16 (3.96%) MDX
7 14 (3.47%) HTML5
8 11 (2.72%) Web Services
8 11 (2.72%) XML
9 10 (2.48%) XSLT
9 10 (2.48%) .NET Framework
10 9 (2.23%) REST
11 8 (1.98%) Ajax
11 8 (1.98%) XHTML
12 7 (1.73%) WCF
13 4 (0.99%) Middleware
14 3 (0.74%) WPF
14 3 (0.74%) LINQ
14 3 (0.74%) AngularJS
15 2 (0.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.95%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.21%) Data Centre
4 11 (2.72%) NHS
5 8 (1.98%) PMI
6 7 (1.73%) Blackberry
6 7 (1.73%) Clustering
6 7 (1.73%) User Experience
7 6 (1.49%) Data Extraction
8 5 (1.24%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.99%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.74%) Statistics
10 3 (0.74%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.50%) CMDB
11 2 (0.50%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.50%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 63 (15.59%) Windows
2 18 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (3.22%) Linux
4 10 (2.48%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.99%) Android
8 4 (0.99%) UNIX
9 2 (0.50%) Solaris
9 2 (0.50%) VMS
9 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.25%) AIX
10 1 (0.25%) HPUX
10 1 (0.25%) Debian
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (11.39%) Project Management
4 41 (10.15%) CRM
5 39 (9.65%) Migration
6 36 (8.91%) ITIL
7 27 (6.68%) Business Analysis
8 26 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (5.69%) Scrum
9 23 (5.69%) Workflow
9 23 (5.69%) Analytics
10 22 (5.45%) ETL
11 21 (5.20%) Change Management
11 21 (5.20%) PRINCE2
12 18 (4.46%) Content Management
12 18 (4.46%) Data Analysis
13 17 (4.21%) Data Modelling
14 15 (3.71%) Document Management
15 14 (3.47%) Information Security
16 13 (3.22%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 113 (27.97%) SQL
2 80 (19.80%) C#
3 31 (7.67%) PowerShell
4 29 (7.18%) JavaScript
5 25 (6.19%) T-SQL
5 25 (6.19%) VBA
6 9 (2.23%) VB.NET
6 9 (2.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 8 (1.98%) VB
8 6 (1.49%) Java
9 3 (0.74%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.50%) VBScript
10 2 (0.50%) R
11 1 (0.25%) Scala
11 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.25%) XAML
11 1 (0.25%) Ruby
11 1 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (5.45%) Degree
2 13 (3.22%) Security Cleared
2 13 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.48%) MCSE
4 9 (2.23%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.98%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.24%) MCSD
7 5 (1.24%) CCNA
8 4 (0.99%) CCA
8 4 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (0.99%) MCSA
9 3 (0.74%) CCNP
9 3 (0.74%) CCEE
10 2 (0.50%) PMP
10 2 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.50%) CISSP
10 2 (0.50%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.47%) Data Quality
2 13 (3.22%) QA
3 7 (1.73%) SLA
4 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.50%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.25%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (13.86%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.23%) vSphere
4 8 (1.98%) XenApp
5 6 (1.49%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.24%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.99%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.74%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.74%) UAG
9 2 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.25%) vCloud
10 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (2.97%) SCOM
2 11 (2.72%) SCCM
3 9 (2.23%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.50%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.50%) WSUS
6 2 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.25%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.25%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.25%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.25%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.25%) SCSM
7 1 (0.25%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 145 (35.89%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.44%) Oracle
2 26 (6.44%) VMware
3 20 (4.95%) Citrix
4 15 (3.71%) Nintex
5 13 (3.22%) SAP
5 13 (3.22%) Cisco
6 12 (2.97%) HP
7 9 (2.23%) IBM
7 9 (2.23%) Symantec
8 8 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.98%) Cognos
9 7 (1.73%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.73%) Google
10 6 (1.49%) Tableau
11 5 (1.24%) Guidewire
11 5 (1.24%) Altiris
11 5 (1.24%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.24%) F5
11 5 (1.24%) Red Hat
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