The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 63 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1585 1762 1927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.23% 3.47% 3.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.26% 19.71% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1038 1116 1140
Median daily rate £388 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.39% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 70 76
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.86% +11.25%
SharePoint
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
8680 8941 8477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.70% 17.59% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5876 5686 5134
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 304 351
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +28.15%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in England

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in England

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the England region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in England

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in England

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the England region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SharePoint
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 2 July 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 -25 614 £409 +2.83% 109
South East +8 336 £400 +11.11% 72
South West +15 157 £375 +13.63% 18
North West -7 106 £350 +7.69% 15
West Midlands -20 91 £375 +1.01% 25
North East -19 79 £295 -1.66% 7
East of England -24 68 £350 +7.69% 16
East Midlands +24 67 £400 +14.28% 11
Yorkshire -33 54 £294 -5.24% 19
Midlands +7 12 £475 +58.33% 1
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 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.

1 1323 (41.72%) Microsoft
2 704 (22.20%) Windows
3 682 (21.51%) SQL
3 682 (21.51%) SQL Server
4 658 (20.75%) .NET
5 650 (20.50%) MS Excel
6 630 (19.87%) Finance
7 581 (18.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 574 (18.10%) Office 365
9 537 (16.93%) Security Cleared
10 534 (16.84%) Active Directory
11 528 (16.65%) C#
12 486 (15.33%) Migration
13 437 (13.78%) MS Office
14 428 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
15 397 (12.52%) Project Management
16 390 (12.30%) JavaScript
17 382 (12.05%) SC Cleared
18 380 (11.98%) Windows Server
19 372 (11.73%) PowerShell
20 363 (11.45%) CRM
21 350 (11.04%) ITIL
21 350 (11.04%) SharePoint 2010
22 313 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
23 306 (9.65%) VMware
24 299 (9.43%) Skype for Business
25 297 (9.37%) HTML
26 290 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
27 288 (9.08%) MS Exchange
28 287 (9.05%) Dynamics CRM

SharePoint
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
1 581 (18.32%) SharePoint 2013
2 350 (11.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 299 (9.43%) Skype for Business
4 288 (9.08%) MS Exchange
5 173 (5.46%) IIS
6 130 (4.10%) BizTalk Server
7 118 (3.72%) SharePoint Server
8 108 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 95 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 69 (2.18%) CMS
11 42 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
12 41 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
13 32 (1.01%) IBM Notes
14 30 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 25 (0.79%) Confluence
16 24 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
17 21 (0.66%) WordPress
18 18 (0.57%) Apache
19 16 (0.50%) Tomcat
20 13 (0.41%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 650 (20.50%) MS Excel
2 437 (13.78%) MS Office
3 243 (7.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 227 (7.16%) MS Project
5 125 (3.94%) MS Visio
6 68 (2.14%) InfoPath
7 35 (1.10%) Photoshop
8 30 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
9 11 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
10 6 (0.19%) InDesign
11 5 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.063%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.063%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.032%) GIMP
13 1 (0.032%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 287 (9.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 29 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 27 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (0.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 14 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.32%) CA PPM
6 10 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.13%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.095%) ENOVIA
8 3 (0.095%) Teamcenter
9 2 (0.063%) Maximo
9 2 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.063%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.063%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.063%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.063%) SAP MDM
9 2 (0.063%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 574 (18.10%) Office 365
2 313 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 126 (3.97%) Yammer
4 77 (2.43%) OneDrive
5 67 (2.11%) IaaS
6 48 (1.51%) SaaS
7 42 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
8 40 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
8 40 (1.26%) PaaS
9 9 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.28%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.16%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.095%) GitHub
11 3 (0.095%) MailChimp
12 2 (0.063%) Force.com
12 2 (0.063%) Pure360
12 2 (0.063%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.032%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.032%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.032%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 180 (5.68%) Intranet
2 164 (5.17%) DNS
3 161 (5.08%) Skype
4 112 (3.53%) Internet
5 111 (3.50%) SAN
6 97 (3.06%) DHCP
7 90 (2.84%) Firewall
8 70 (2.21%) WAN
9 64 (2.02%) LAN
10 62 (1.96%) TCP/IP
11 55 (1.73%) Network Security
12 38 (1.20%) VPN
13 33 (1.04%) Extranet
14 26 (0.82%) SSL
15 23 (0.73%) HTTP
15 23 (0.73%) VoIP
16 19 (0.60%) Kerberos
16 19 (0.60%) NAS
17 17 (0.54%) WebEx
18 16 (0.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 682 (21.51%) SQL Server
2 222 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 184 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 142 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 132 (4.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 99 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
7 84 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 66 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 65 (2.05%) Relational Database
10 55 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
11 39 (1.23%) MySQL
11 39 (1.23%) Oracle Database
12 37 (1.17%) MS Access
13 36 (1.14%) EDRMS
13 36 (1.14%) Power BI
14 35 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
15 22 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
15 22 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
16 21 (0.66%) PowerPivot
16 21 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 189 (5.96%) Visual Studio
2 163 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 69 (2.18%) JIRA
4 27 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 27 (0.85%) Subversion
5 25 (0.79%) Selenium
6 23 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 22 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 20 (0.63%) Toad
9 15 (0.47%) Jenkins
9 15 (0.47%) NUnit
9 15 (0.47%) TeamCity
10 13 (0.41%) SpecFlow
11 11 (0.35%) StyleCop
12 10 (0.32%) FxCop
12 10 (0.32%) MSTest
13 9 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 8 (0.25%) Eclipse
14 8 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 7 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 630 (19.87%) Finance
2 154 (4.86%) Banking
3 90 (2.84%) Marketing
4 87 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 83 (2.62%) Retail
6 71 (2.24%) Advertising
7 57 (1.80%) Legal
7 57 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 50 (1.58%) Publishing
9 44 (1.39%) Law
10 38 (1.20%) Back Office
11 30 (0.95%) Electronics
12 29 (0.91%) Investment Banking
13 24 (0.76%) Billing
14 23 (0.73%) Military
15 21 (0.66%) Financial Institution
15 21 (0.66%) Local Government
16 18 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
17 16 (0.50%) Spanish Language
18 11 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 743 (23.43%) Developer
2 601 (18.95%) Analyst
3 363 (11.45%) SharePoint Developer
4 271 (8.55%) Consultant
5 257 (8.10%) Architect
6 218 (6.87%) Project Manager
7 177 (5.58%) Business Analyst
8 155 (4.89%) Administrator
9 147 (4.64%) SharePoint Analyst
10 134 (4.23%) SharePoint Consultant
11 125 (3.94%) Support Engineer
12 117 (3.69%) PMO Analyst
13 110 (3.47%) .NET Developer
14 96 (3.03%) SharePoint Architect
15 95 (3.00%) CRM Developer
16 84 (2.65%) SharePoint Administrator
17 79 (2.49%) Solutions Architect
18 78 (2.46%) Support Analyst
19 73 (2.30%) SharePoint Business Analyst
20 68 (2.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 658 (20.75%) .NET
2 297 (9.37%) HTML
3 252 (7.95%) CSS
4 225 (7.10%) ASP.NET
5 211 (6.65%) jQuery
6 160 (5.05%) Web Services
7 154 (4.86%) XML
8 119 (3.75%) .NET Framework
9 102 (3.22%) WCF
10 66 (2.08%) HTML5
11 63 (1.99%) AngularJS
12 60 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 58 (1.83%) SOAP
14 48 (1.51%) Entity Framework
14 48 (1.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 46 (1.45%) REST
16 43 (1.36%) Ajax
17 40 (1.26%) ASP.NET Web API
18 33 (1.04%) JSON
18 33 (1.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 247 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 148 (4.67%) Management Information System
3 100 (3.15%) Data Centre
4 70 (2.21%) User Experience
5 43 (1.36%) Clustering
6 42 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 40 (1.26%) Blackberry
8 36 (1.14%) NHS
9 33 (1.04%) Visualisation
10 31 (0.98%) PMI
11 30 (0.95%) Replication
11 30 (0.95%) Virtual Team
12 29 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (0.73%) Fat Client
13 23 (0.73%) PKI
13 23 (0.73%) Thin Client
13 23 (0.73%) Wiki
14 21 (0.66%) Social Media
15 19 (0.60%) FMCG
15 19 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 704 (22.20%) Windows
2 380 (11.98%) Windows Server
3 200 (6.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 186 (5.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 119 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 102 (3.22%) Windows 7
7 94 (2.96%) Linux
8 67 (2.11%) Windows 10
9 60 (1.89%) Unix
10 38 (1.20%) Windows 8
11 35 (1.10%) Windows XP
12 25 (0.79%) Apple iOS
13 23 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (0.69%) Android
15 19 (0.60%) Solaris
16 13 (0.41%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.35%) Windows Phone
18 7 (0.22%) Mac OS
19 4 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
19 4 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (15.33%) Migration
2 428 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
3 397 (12.52%) Project Management
4 363 (11.45%) CRM
5 350 (11.04%) ITIL
6 290 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
7 228 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 167 (5.27%) PRINCE2
9 160 (5.05%) Workflow
10 157 (4.95%) Change Management
11 126 (3.97%) MVC
12 121 (3.82%) Configuration Management
13 116 (3.66%) Scrum
14 107 (3.37%) Content Management
15 104 (3.28%) Data Management
16 102 (3.22%) Business Analysis
16 102 (3.22%) Change Control
16 102 (3.22%) Document Management
17 101 (3.19%) Service Management
18 99 (3.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 682 (21.51%) SQL
2 528 (16.65%) C#
3 390 (12.30%) JavaScript
4 372 (11.73%) PowerShell
5 126 (3.97%) T-SQL
6 112 (3.53%) Java
7 89 (2.81%) VB
8 75 (2.37%) VBA
9 63 (1.99%) C
10 59 (1.86%) VB.NET
11 49 (1.55%) VBScript
12 46 (1.45%) PHP
13 22 (0.69%) VB6
14 19 (0.60%) FQL
14 19 (0.60%) PL/SQL
15 14 (0.44%) TypeScript
16 13 (0.41%) C++
17 12 (0.38%) Python
17 12 (0.38%) Shell Script
18 10 (0.32%) XAML
Qualifications
1 537 (16.93%) Security Cleared
2 382 (12.05%) SC Cleared
3 166 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 136 (4.29%) Degree
5 91 (2.87%) MCSE
6 85 (2.68%) DV Cleared
7 53 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 49 (1.55%) ISTQB
9 46 (1.45%) ISEB
10 45 (1.42%) PMI Certification
11 38 (1.20%) MCITP
12 35 (1.10%) MCTS
13 33 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
14 29 (0.91%) MCSA
15 28 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 28 (0.88%) MCSD
16 26 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 26 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 25 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
18 24 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (2.90%) SLA
2 81 (2.55%) QA
3 33 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
3 33 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (0.82%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.16%) GPG13
6 5 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (0.16%) ISO22301
7 4 (0.13%) GxP
7 4 (0.13%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.13%) WCAG
8 3 (0.095%) GAMP
8 3 (0.095%) WAI
9 2 (0.063%) FATCA
9 2 (0.063%) MiFID
9 2 (0.063%) SDET
9 2 (0.063%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.063%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 534 (16.84%) Active Directory
2 215 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (2.52%) Hyper-V
4 56 (1.77%) vSphere
5 53 (1.67%) XenApp
6 34 (1.07%) VMware ESX
7 29 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (0.88%) XenDesktop
9 22 (0.69%) Terminal Services
10 20 (0.63%) UAG
11 19 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
12 18 (0.57%) ISA Server
12 18 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
13 16 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 15 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
15 11 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
15 11 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
16 10 (0.32%) Brightmail
17 9 (0.28%) VMware Server
18 7 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 122 (3.85%) SCCM
2 101 (3.19%) SCOM
3 41 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
4 27 (0.85%) Puppet
5 24 (0.76%) Backup Exec
5 24 (0.76%) NetBackup
6 21 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
8 14 (0.44%) AirWatch
8 14 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
9 13 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
10 12 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 12 (0.38%) SCSM
11 11 (0.35%) IBM BigFix
11 11 (0.35%) SCOrch
12 10 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 8 (0.25%) HP SIM
13 8 (0.25%) SCDPM
13 8 (0.25%) SCVMM
13 8 (0.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 1323 (41.72%) Microsoft
2 306 (9.65%) VMware
3 231 (7.28%) Oracle
4 174 (5.49%) Citrix
5 166 (5.23%) HP
6 153 (4.82%) SAP
7 93 (2.93%) Cisco
8 81 (2.55%) Remedy
9 60 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
10 49 (1.55%) IBM
10 49 (1.55%) Nintex
11 45 (1.42%) ServiceNow
12 42 (1.32%) Symantec
13 37 (1.17%) Tableau
14 36 (1.14%) Dell
15 34 (1.07%) Cognos
15 34 (1.07%) Lotus
16 33 (1.04%) NetApp
17 30 (0.95%) EMC
17 30 (0.95%) Intel Security
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London
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Surrey
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Bristol, Avon
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
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Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: £340 per day Initial contract until December 2016
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Randstad Technologies
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London
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South West London
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Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Epsom, Surrey
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
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Surrey
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City, London
Experis Ltd
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South East
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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London
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