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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 65 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1672 1702 2016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.36% 3.27% 3.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.73% 18.04% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1083 1112 1231
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 67 91
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.55% +19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £12.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.88 £42.70 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+36.47% +18.05%
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
9429 9433 9053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.95% 18.14% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6198 6087 5516
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 282 369
Median hourly rate £23.68 £22.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -11 691 £390 -2.50% 88
South East -9 308 £361 -9.58% 46
South West +13 145 £350 -7.89% 21
West Midlands -1 131 £376 -6.12% 29
Yorkshire +8 100 £325 +0.77% 14
North West +4 98 £340 -9.33% 27
East of England -9 82 £425 +41.66% 23
East Midlands -1 52 £350 -3.44% 17
North East 0 50 £320 +15.31% 4
Midlands -6 7 £500 +11.11% 1
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 1462 (45.15%) Microsoft
2 754 (23.29%) Office 365
3 718 (22.17%) Windows
4 703 (21.71%) SQL Server
5 686 (21.19%) .NET
6 679 (20.97%) MS Excel
7 636 (19.64%) SQL
8 622 (19.21%) SharePoint 2013
9 601 (18.56%) Finance
10 583 (18.00%) Active Directory
11 553 (17.08%) C#
12 521 (16.09%) Security Cleared
13 513 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
14 476 (14.70%) Migration
15 468 (14.45%) MS Office
16 414 (12.79%) JavaScript
17 392 (12.11%) ITIL
17 392 (12.11%) SharePoint 2010
18 376 (11.61%) Project Management
19 370 (11.43%) Skype for Business
19 370 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
20 369 (11.40%) SC Cleared
21 349 (10.78%) CRM
22 346 (10.69%) Windows Server
23 325 (10.04%) HTML
23 325 (10.04%) PowerShell
24 291 (8.99%) Dynamics CRM
25 289 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
26 285 (8.80%) MS Exchange
26 285 (8.80%) MS PowerPoint

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
1 622 (19.21%) SharePoint 2013
2 392 (12.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 370 (11.43%) Skype for Business
4 285 (8.80%) MS Exchange
5 159 (4.91%) BizTalk Server
6 153 (4.73%) IIS
7 135 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 132 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
9 126 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2010
10 54 (1.67%) CMS
11 50 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
12 42 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
13 34 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
14 29 (0.90%) IBM Notes
15 27 (0.83%) Confluence
16 24 (0.74%) Apache
17 23 (0.71%) WebSphere
18 21 (0.65%) OpenStack
19 20 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 20 (0.62%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 679 (20.97%) MS Excel
2 468 (14.45%) MS Office
3 285 (8.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 183 (5.65%) MS Project
5 153 (4.73%) MS Visio
6 80 (2.47%) InfoPath
7 35 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
8 26 (0.80%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.25%) InDesign
11 6 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
13 4 (0.12%) RoboHelp
14 3 (0.093%) Open Workbench
15 2 (0.062%) Acrobat
16 1 (0.031%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.031%) GIMP
16 1 (0.031%) Maya
16 1 (0.031%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 291 (8.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 65 (2.01%) Dynamics AX
3 48 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 33 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (0.15%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.15%) Sage X3
7 4 (0.12%) CA PPM
8 3 (0.093%) ENOVIA
8 3 (0.093%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.093%) Primavera
8 3 (0.093%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.093%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.062%) Maximo
9 2 (0.062%) OpenText MBPM
9 2 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.062%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.062%) SAP SCM
9 2 (0.062%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 754 (23.29%) Office 365
2 370 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 157 (4.85%) Yammer
4 109 (3.37%) OneDrive
5 67 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 67 (2.07%) IaaS
6 42 (1.30%) SaaS
7 41 (1.27%) PaaS
8 36 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.34%) Google Apps
11 6 (0.19%) Boomi
11 6 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (0.19%) Trello
12 5 (0.15%) GitHub
13 4 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 4 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
14 3 (0.093%) Data Lake Analytics
14 3 (0.093%) Force.com
14 3 (0.093%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 240 (7.41%) Skype
2 177 (5.47%) DNS
3 156 (4.82%) Intranet
4 124 (3.83%) DHCP
5 102 (3.15%) SAN
6 88 (2.72%) Firewall
7 80 (2.47%) Internet
8 61 (1.88%) WAN
9 56 (1.73%) LAN
10 55 (1.70%) TCP/IP
11 41 (1.27%) Network Security
12 38 (1.17%) Extranet
13 35 (1.08%) VoIP
13 35 (1.08%) VPN
14 34 (1.05%) NAS
15 28 (0.86%) SSL
16 25 (0.77%) Unified Communications
17 21 (0.65%) HTTP
17 21 (0.65%) WebEx
18 20 (0.62%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 703 (21.71%) SQL Server
2 220 (6.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 156 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 127 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 120 (3.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 80 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
7 74 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 63 (1.95%) Power BI
9 57 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 55 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
11 54 (1.67%) Relational Database
12 44 (1.36%) Oracle Database
13 40 (1.24%) EDRMS
14 39 (1.20%) MySQL
15 34 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
16 31 (0.96%) MS Access
17 26 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
18 22 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
19 18 (0.56%) NoSQL
20 16 (0.49%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 228 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 187 (5.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 89 (2.75%) JIRA
4 36 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 31 (0.96%) TeamCity
6 28 (0.86%) Selenium
7 27 (0.83%) Subversion
8 25 (0.77%) Git (software)
9 18 (0.56%) Jenkins
9 18 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 17 (0.53%) NUnit
11 16 (0.49%) SpecFlow
12 14 (0.43%) Zephyr
13 10 (0.31%) JIRA Agile
14 9 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 9 (0.28%) MSTest
15 8 (0.25%) FxCop
15 8 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
15 8 (0.25%) StyleCop
15 8 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 601 (18.56%) Finance
2 160 (4.94%) Banking
3 118 (3.64%) Retail
4 102 (3.15%) Advertising
5 97 (3.00%) Marketing
6 95 (2.93%) Telecoms
7 70 (2.16%) Legal
8 61 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 38 (1.17%) Publishing
10 36 (1.11%) Law
11 35 (1.08%) Electronics
12 29 (0.90%) Local Government
13 27 (0.83%) Financial Institution
13 27 (0.83%) Investment Banking
14 24 (0.74%) Back Office
15 23 (0.71%) Billing
16 22 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
17 21 (0.65%) Military
18 16 (0.49%) Spanish Language
19 11 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 781 (24.12%) Developer
2 561 (17.33%) Analyst
3 397 (12.26%) SharePoint Developer
4 287 (8.86%) Architect
5 254 (7.84%) Consultant
6 239 (7.38%) Project Manager
7 170 (5.25%) Administrator
8 158 (4.88%) Business Analyst
9 145 (4.48%) .NET Developer
10 130 (4.01%) SharePoint Consultant
11 122 (3.77%) PMO Analyst
12 119 (3.68%) Support Engineer
13 105 (3.24%) SharePoint Analyst
14 103 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
15 91 (2.81%) SharePoint Administrator
16 87 (2.69%) CRM Developer
17 82 (2.53%) SharePoint Architect
17 82 (2.53%) Support Analyst
18 66 (2.04%) C# Developer
19 64 (1.98%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 686 (21.19%) .NET
2 325 (10.04%) HTML
3 275 (8.49%) ASP.NET
4 272 (8.40%) CSS
5 240 (7.41%) jQuery
6 201 (6.21%) Web Services
7 186 (5.74%) XML
8 129 (3.98%) WCF
9 105 (3.24%) .NET Framework
10 93 (2.87%) AngularJS
11 81 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 81 (2.50%) REST
12 79 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
13 77 (2.38%) SOAP
14 63 (1.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 56 (1.73%) JSON
16 54 (1.67%) Ajax
17 53 (1.64%) HTML5
18 45 (1.39%) Entity Framework
19 41 (1.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 228 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 148 (4.57%) Management Information System
3 77 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 58 (1.79%) User Experience
5 56 (1.73%) Computer Science
6 47 (1.45%) Clustering
7 41 (1.27%) e-Learning
8 40 (1.24%) Blackberry
9 34 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
10 32 (0.99%) NHS
11 31 (0.96%) PKI
11 31 (0.96%) Visualisation
12 30 (0.93%) Replication
13 29 (0.90%) Social Network
14 28 (0.86%) PMI
15 24 (0.74%) Mobile App
16 23 (0.71%) Data Integration
17 21 (0.65%) Virtual Team
18 20 (0.62%) Fat Client
18 20 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 718 (22.17%) Windows
2 346 (10.69%) Windows Server
3 204 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 181 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 117 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 114 (3.52%) Windows 7
7 74 (2.29%) Linux
8 63 (1.95%) Unix
9 51 (1.58%) Windows 10
10 45 (1.39%) Windows XP
11 38 (1.17%) Windows 8
12 31 (0.96%) Android
12 31 (0.96%) Solaris
13 27 (0.83%) Apple iOS
14 17 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.31%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.22%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.15%) AIX
17 5 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
2 476 (14.70%) Migration
3 392 (12.11%) ITIL
4 376 (11.61%) Project Management
5 349 (10.78%) CRM
6 289 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
7 232 (7.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 185 (5.71%) PRINCE2
9 184 (5.68%) Workflow
10 181 (5.59%) MVC
11 174 (5.37%) Change Management
12 142 (4.39%) Scrum
13 124 (3.83%) Service Management
14 116 (3.58%) Business Analysis
15 109 (3.37%) Programme Management
16 108 (3.34%) Service Delivery
17 107 (3.30%) Document Management
18 102 (3.15%) SDLC
19 100 (3.09%) Data Management
20 97 (3.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 636 (19.64%) SQL
2 553 (17.08%) C#
3 414 (12.79%) JavaScript
4 325 (10.04%) PowerShell
5 166 (5.13%) Java
6 131 (4.05%) T-SQL
7 77 (2.38%) C
8 74 (2.29%) VB
9 67 (2.07%) VBA
10 55 (1.70%) VB.NET
11 48 (1.48%) PHP
12 24 (0.74%) PL/SQL
12 24 (0.74%) Shell Script
12 24 (0.74%) TypeScript
13 21 (0.65%) VBScript
14 20 (0.62%) Groovy
15 19 (0.59%) C++
15 19 (0.59%) VB6
16 15 (0.46%) Python
17 14 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 521 (16.09%) Security Cleared
2 369 (11.40%) SC Cleared
3 201 (6.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 165 (5.10%) Degree
5 116 (3.58%) MCSE
6 108 (3.34%) DV Cleared
7 53 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
8 47 (1.45%) PMI Certification
9 36 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
10 33 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
10 33 (1.02%) MCSA
11 30 (0.93%) CISSP
11 30 (0.93%) MCITP
12 29 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 27 (0.83%) PMP
14 25 (0.77%) ISEB
15 23 (0.71%) CCNA
15 23 (0.71%) MCTS
16 22 (0.68%) ISTQB
17 20 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (3.00%) SLA
2 65 (2.01%) QA
3 41 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 29 (0.90%) Data Quality
5 28 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.25%) WCAG
9 6 (0.19%) COBIT
10 5 (0.15%) GPG13
10 5 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 5 (0.15%) ISO22301
11 4 (0.12%) Basel III
11 4 (0.12%) GAMP
11 4 (0.12%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.12%) P3O
12 3 (0.093%) JSP 440
12 3 (0.093%) MiFID
12 3 (0.093%) WAI
13 2 (0.062%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 583 (18.00%) Active Directory
2 164 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (3.58%) Hyper-V
4 44 (1.36%) XenApp
5 33 (1.02%) vSphere
6 32 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
7 28 (0.86%) Terminal Services
8 23 (0.71%) ISA Server
9 22 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
10 21 (0.65%) XenDesktop
11 20 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
11 20 (0.62%) VMware ESX
12 17 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
13 16 (0.49%) UAG
14 12 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 11 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 10 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
17 9 (0.28%) Firmware
18 7 (0.22%) Brightmail
18 7 (0.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 120 (3.71%) SCCM
2 78 (2.41%) SCOM
3 34 (1.05%) NetBackup
4 22 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
5 21 (0.65%) Puppet
6 20 (0.62%) Backup Exec
6 20 (0.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 18 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
7 18 (0.56%) WSUS
8 16 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
9 14 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 12 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 11 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
12 10 (0.31%) Netcool
12 10 (0.31%) SCOrch
12 10 (0.31%) SCSM
13 8 (0.25%) AirWatch
13 8 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
13 8 (0.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 1462 (45.15%) Microsoft
2 244 (7.54%) VMware
3 227 (7.01%) Oracle
4 154 (4.76%) HP
4 154 (4.76%) SAP
5 152 (4.69%) Citrix
6 92 (2.84%) Cisco
7 83 (2.56%) Remedy
8 67 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
9 64 (1.98%) IBM
10 54 (1.67%) Nintex
11 42 (1.30%) Dell
11 42 (1.30%) Symantec
12 41 (1.27%) ServiceNow
13 38 (1.17%) Infor
14 36 (1.11%) EMC
15 33 (1.02%) Sitecore
16 32 (0.99%) Google
17 31 (0.96%) Lotus
18 30 (0.93%) BMC
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