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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 56 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 181 239 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.57% 4.04% 4.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.45% 23.50% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 155 159
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 £230 £254 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Average hourly rate £23.50 £18.70 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.66% -50.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £13.94 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.70 £121.74 £45.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
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
885 1017 981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.43% 17.20% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 708 681
Average daily rate £413 £411 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 40
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £16.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £24.70 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 (38.26%) Microsoft
2 97 (25.59%) Finance
3 95 (25.07%) .NET
4 90 (23.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 85 (22.43%) SQL Server
6 83 (21.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 79 (20.84%) SQL
8 76 (20.05%) C#
8 76 (20.05%) MS Excel
9 62 (16.36%) Windows
10 57 (15.04%) HTML
11 55 (14.51%) JavaScript
12 54 (14.25%) MS Office
13 50 (13.19%) CSS
14 48 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
15 47 (12.40%) Banking
16 43 (11.35%) Active Directory
17 39 (10.29%) ASP.NET
18 38 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
18 38 (10.03%) Project Management
18 38 (10.03%) jQuery
19 37 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 37 (9.76%) VMware
20 34 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
21 33 (8.71%) MS Exchange
22 31 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 30 (7.92%) MS Project
23 30 (7.92%) Migration
23 30 (7.92%) Security Cleared
24 29 (7.65%) Intranet

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 90 (23.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 83 (21.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 33 (8.71%) MS Exchange
4 20 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (5.01%) IIS
6 14 (3.69%) CMS
7 13 (3.43%) SharePoint Server
8 12 (3.17%) Lync
9 8 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (2.11%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.58%) IBM Notes
11 6 (1.58%) FileNet
11 6 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (1.06%) WebSphere Process Server
13 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 76 (20.05%) MS Excel
2 54 (14.25%) MS Office
3 30 (7.92%) MS Project
4 29 (7.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (4.75%) MS Visio
6 15 (3.96%) InfoPath
7 11 (2.90%) PowerPivot
8 4 (1.06%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (4.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.53%) Endur
5 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.26%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.54%) Office 365
2 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.79%) Yammer
4 2 (0.53%) PaaS
4 2 (0.53%) IaaS
4 2 (0.53%) GitHub
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.65%) Intranet
2 16 (4.22%) DNS
3 15 (3.96%) VPN
4 13 (3.43%) Internet
4 13 (3.43%) Firewall
5 9 (2.37%) DHCP
5 9 (2.37%) SAN
6 7 (1.85%) WAN
6 7 (1.85%) VoIP
6 7 (1.85%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.58%) LAN
8 5 (1.32%) VLAN
8 5 (1.32%) LDAP
9 4 (1.06%) SSL
9 4 (1.06%) Wireless
10 3 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (0.79%) NAS
10 3 (0.79%) Network Security
10 3 (0.79%) Extranet
10 3 (0.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (22.43%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (2.37%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.37%) Microsoft Power View
8 8 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.58%) OLAP
9 6 (1.58%) MS Access
9 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (1.32%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.32%) PerformancePoint
10 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.32%) EDRMS
10 5 (1.32%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.06%) MySQL
11 4 (1.06%) Cognos Query Studio
12 3 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.69%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.43%) JIRA
4 4 (1.06%) Axure RP
5 3 (0.79%) Serena SBM
6 2 (0.53%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.53%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.26%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.26%) StyleCop
7 1 (0.26%) MSTest
7 1 (0.26%) Moq
7 1 (0.26%) MorphX
7 1 (0.26%) NUnit
7 1 (0.26%) PeopleTools
7 1 (0.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 97 (25.59%) Finance
2 47 (12.40%) Banking
3 20 (5.28%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.22%) Advertising
5 15 (3.96%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.64%) Legal
6 10 (2.64%) Financial Institution
7 9 (2.37%) Back Office
8 8 (2.11%) Marketing
9 7 (1.85%) Law
10 5 (1.32%) French Language
11 3 (0.79%) Retail
12 2 (0.53%) Publishing
13 1 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.26%) Billing
13 1 (0.26%) Front Office
13 1 (0.26%) Electronics
13 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 115 (30.34%) Developer
2 72 (19.00%) Analyst
3 65 (17.15%) SharePoint Developer
4 36 (9.50%) Architect
5 29 (7.65%) Consultant
5 29 (7.65%) Project Manager
6 24 (6.33%) SharePoint Architect
7 18 (4.75%) Administrator
8 15 (3.96%) Support Analyst
9 14 (3.69%) Business Analyst
10 12 (3.17%) PMO Analyst
10 12 (3.17%) SharePoint Consultant
11 9 (2.37%) .NET Developer
12 8 (2.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 7 (1.85%) Microsoft Developer
13 7 (1.85%) C# Developer
13 7 (1.85%) SQL Developer
13 7 (1.85%) Author
13 7 (1.85%) Technical Author
13 7 (1.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (25.07%) .NET
2 57 (15.04%) HTML
3 50 (13.19%) CSS
4 39 (10.29%) ASP.NET
5 38 (10.03%) jQuery
6 21 (5.54%) Web Services
7 19 (5.01%) XML
8 14 (3.69%) Ajax
9 12 (3.17%) WCF
10 9 (2.37%) HTML5
10 9 (2.37%) REST
11 8 (2.11%) .NET Framework
12 7 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (1.58%) MDX
13 6 (1.58%) JSON
13 6 (1.58%) CSS3
14 5 (1.32%) AngularJS
14 5 (1.32%) XSLT
15 4 (1.06%) Lucene
15 4 (1.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.90%) Blackberry
4 9 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.11%) Thin Client
5 8 (2.11%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.11%) User Experience
6 7 (1.85%) Visualisation
6 7 (1.85%) Clustering
7 6 (1.58%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.58%) Replication
7 6 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.32%) CMDB
8 5 (1.32%) NHS
9 4 (1.06%) Copywriting
9 4 (1.06%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.79%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.79%) Wiki
10 3 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.79%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 62 (16.36%) Windows
2 34 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (5.01%) Windows 7
4 17 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.37%) Linux
6 8 (2.11%) UNIX
7 7 (1.85%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.79%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.79%) Solaris
10 2 (0.53%) Android
11 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.26%) SUSE
11 1 (0.26%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (10.03%) Project Management
3 30 (7.92%) Migration
4 29 (7.65%) ITIL
5 26 (6.86%) CRM
6 25 (6.60%) PRINCE2
7 23 (6.07%) Workflow
8 19 (5.01%) Change Management
9 18 (4.75%) MVC
10 16 (4.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (4.22%) Document Management
10 16 (4.22%) Content Management
11 14 (3.69%) ETL
11 14 (3.69%) Information Security
12 12 (3.17%) Data Modelling
12 12 (3.17%) Analytics
13 10 (2.64%) Configuration Management
13 10 (2.64%) Service Delivery
13 10 (2.64%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 79 (20.84%) SQL
2 76 (20.05%) C#
3 55 (14.51%) JavaScript
4 18 (4.75%) PowerShell
5 14 (3.69%) Java
6 12 (3.17%) VBA
7 9 (2.37%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.32%) C
8 5 (1.32%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.06%) VB
9 4 (1.06%) Perl
10 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.79%) PHP
10 3 (0.79%) VBScript
11 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.53%) Python
11 2 (0.53%) Korn
11 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.26%) C-shell
12 1 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (7.92%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.49%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.96%) Degree
4 13 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (1.85%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.58%) MCITP
8 5 (1.32%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.32%) CISSP
9 4 (1.06%) IBM Certification
9 4 (1.06%) MCP
9 4 (1.06%) MCSE
9 4 (1.06%) CISM
9 4 (1.06%) PMP
10 3 (0.79%) CISA
11 2 (0.53%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.53%) MCDST
11 2 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.64%) QA
2 8 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.85%) COBIT
4 5 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.06%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.79%) SLA
7 2 (0.53%) WAI
7 2 (0.53%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.26%) EMIR
8 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (11.35%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.64%) vSphere
4 8 (2.11%) XenApp
5 7 (1.85%) UAG
6 6 (1.58%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.32%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.79%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.53%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.53%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.53%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.26%) KVM
10 1 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 9 (2.37%) SCCM
2 7 (1.85%) SCOM
3 5 (1.32%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 4 (1.06%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 2 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.53%) Control-M
6 2 (0.53%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.53%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.53%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 145 (38.26%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.76%) VMware
3 26 (6.86%) Citrix
4 22 (5.80%) Cisco
5 20 (5.28%) Oracle
6 19 (5.01%) IBM
7 18 (4.75%) HP
8 16 (4.22%) SAP
9 7 (1.85%) Siebel
10 6 (1.58%) Dell
10 6 (1.58%) Kofax
10 6 (1.58%) Symantec
10 6 (1.58%) Lotus
10 6 (1.58%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.32%) Tableau
11 5 (1.32%) Nintex
11 5 (1.32%) Remedy
11 5 (1.32%) Cognos
12 4 (1.06%) Sun
12 4 (1.06%) BMC
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