The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 559 545 451
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -94
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 70 61 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.72% 0.67% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 44 80
Median daily rate £400 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
SharePoint Server
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9699 9111 8426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.38% 18.44% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6538 5754 5277
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.97% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 321 300
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.16% +12.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +20.58%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SharePoint Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint Server across the England region.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in England

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Server across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server across the England region.

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 28 £368 -5.16% 1
South East -6 19 £362 -14.94%
East Midlands +16 6 £438 +16.66% 2
West Midlands -6 6 - -
North West - 4 - - 2
Yorkshire +9 3 £350 -
South West -13 3 £388 +1.63% 1
Midlands - 1 £400 -
SharePoint Server
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SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 108 (82.44%) SharePoint
2 69 (52.67%) Microsoft
3 46 (35.11%) Windows
3 46 (35.11%) SQL Server
4 41 (31.30%) .NET
5 39 (29.77%) SQL
6 37 (28.24%) PowerShell
7 33 (25.19%) Office 365
8 30 (22.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 30 (22.90%) C#
8 30 (22.90%) Migration
9 28 (21.37%) MS Exchange
10 27 (20.61%) Active Directory
11 24 (18.32%) Windows Server
12 22 (16.79%) JavaScript
13 20 (15.27%) CSS
14 19 (14.50%) HTML
15 18 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (13.74%) Security Cleared
16 17 (12.98%) MS Office
16 17 (12.98%) Telecoms
17 16 (12.21%) .NET Framework
17 16 (12.21%) IIS
17 16 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure
17 16 (12.21%) SharePoint 2010
18 15 (11.45%) jQuery
19 14 (10.69%) Unix
19 14 (10.69%) Oracle
19 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
19 14 (10.69%) CRM

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 108 (82.44%) SharePoint
2 30 (22.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 28 (21.37%) MS Exchange
4 16 (12.21%) IIS
4 16 (12.21%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (7.63%) Skype for Business
7 8 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (3.82%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (3.05%) Apache
9 4 (3.05%) CMS
9 4 (3.05%) Tomcat
10 3 (2.29%) MS Project Server
11 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.53%) GroupWise
11 2 (1.53%) IBM Domino
11 2 (1.53%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.53%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.76%) Live Communications Server
12 1 (0.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 17 (12.98%) MS Office
2 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.58%) InfoPath
4 3 (2.29%) MS Project
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.76%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.76%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.19%) Office 365
2 16 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.40%) OneDrive
4 10 (7.63%) Yammer
5 8 (6.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (5.34%) IaaS
7 2 (1.53%) SaaS
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.92%) Diameter Protocol
1 13 (9.92%) SS7
2 10 (7.63%) Skype
3 8 (6.11%) Firewall
3 8 (6.11%) GGSN
3 8 (6.11%) H.323
3 8 (6.11%) MGCP
4 7 (5.34%) Internet
5 6 (4.58%) SSL
6 5 (3.82%) CDMA
6 5 (3.82%) DNS
6 5 (3.82%) GPRS
6 5 (3.82%) GSM
6 5 (3.82%) Intranet
6 5 (3.82%) UMTS
6 5 (3.82%) VPN
6 5 (3.82%) WCDMA
7 4 (3.05%) BIG-IP
7 4 (3.05%) SAN
7 4 (3.05%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (35.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (6.87%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.58%) Power BI
7 5 (3.82%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.29%) EDRMS
9 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.53%) PowerPivot
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.76%) Big Data
10 1 (0.76%) DB2
10 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.76%) MS Access
10 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.76%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.34%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.76%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 17 (12.98%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.11%) Finance
3 5 (3.82%) Advertising
4 4 (3.05%) Banking
5 2 (1.53%) Law
5 2 (1.53%) Legal
5 2 (1.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (20.61%) Developer
2 19 (14.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 16 (12.21%) Consultant
4 14 (10.69%) Architect
5 13 (9.92%) Administrator
5 13 (9.92%) Core Network Engineer
5 13 (9.92%) Network Engineer
6 10 (7.63%) Analyst
6 10 (7.63%) SharePoint Administrator
6 10 (7.63%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.11%) Migration Engineer
7 8 (6.11%) SharePoint Consultant
7 8 (6.11%) SharePoint Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) SharePoint Architect
9 6 (4.58%) Senior Architect
9 6 (4.58%) SharePoint Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Technical Support
9 6 (4.58%) Technical Support Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (31.30%) .NET
2 20 (15.27%) CSS
3 19 (14.50%) HTML
4 16 (12.21%) .NET Framework
5 15 (11.45%) jQuery
6 13 (9.92%) ASP.NET
6 13 (9.92%) Web Services
7 11 (8.40%) XML
8 7 (5.34%) Classic ASP
8 7 (5.34%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 6 (4.58%) JSON
9 6 (4.58%) XSLT
10 5 (3.82%) HTML5
10 5 (3.82%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (3.05%) Ajax
11 4 (3.05%) Entity Framework
11 4 (3.05%) LINQ
11 4 (3.05%) SAML
11 4 (3.05%) WCF
11 4 (3.05%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.58%) Public Cloud
3 5 (3.82%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.05%) User Experience
5 3 (2.29%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.29%) NHS
5 3 (2.29%) Statistics
6 1 (0.76%) Blog
6 1 (0.76%) BYOD
6 1 (0.76%) Clustering
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.76%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.11%) Windows
2 24 (18.32%) Windows Server
3 14 (10.69%) Unix
4 13 (9.92%) Solaris
5 9 (6.87%) Linux
6 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.58%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.05%) Windows 10
9 4 (3.05%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.29%) Android
10 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.90%) Migration
2 18 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (10.69%) CRM
4 13 (9.92%) ITIL
5 12 (9.16%) Workflow
6 11 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.58%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.82%) Change Control
8 5 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.82%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (3.82%) Scrum
8 5 (3.82%) SDLC
8 5 (3.82%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (3.05%) Change Management
9 4 (3.05%) Content Management
9 4 (3.05%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.05%) Project Management
9 4 (3.05%) Release Management
9 4 (3.05%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.05%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (29.77%) SQL
2 37 (28.24%) PowerShell
3 30 (22.90%) C#
4 22 (16.79%) JavaScript
5 13 (9.92%) VB
6 9 (6.87%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.87%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.34%) VB6
7 7 (5.34%) VBA
8 5 (3.82%) VBScript
9 4 (3.05%) Java
10 3 (2.29%) PHP
11 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.76%) Perl
11 1 (0.76%) Python
11 1 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (13.74%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.40%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.11%) Degree
3 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.58%) MCTS
5 5 (3.82%) MCITP
6 4 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.29%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.29%) MCSE
8 1 (0.76%) HND
8 1 (0.76%) MCAD
8 1 (0.76%) MCP
8 1 (0.76%) MCSD
8 1 (0.76%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.76%) WAI
2 1 (0.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 27 (20.61%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.76%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.76%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.76%) XenApp
4 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.53%) Puppet
1 2 (1.53%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.76%) Netcool
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.76%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 69 (52.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.69%) Oracle
3 12 (9.16%) VMware
4 10 (7.63%) Citrix
5 7 (5.34%) SAP
6 5 (3.82%) Huawei
6 5 (3.82%) Sybase
7 4 (3.05%) F5
8 3 (2.29%) Ericsson
8 3 (2.29%) HP
8 3 (2.29%) Nokia
8 3 (2.29%) Nokia Networks
8 3 (2.29%) Twitter
9 2 (1.53%) IBM
9 2 (1.53%) Informatica
9 2 (1.53%) Lotus
9 2 (1.53%) Meridio
9 2 (1.53%) Novell
9 2 (1.53%) Symantec
10 1 (0.76%) Altiris