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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
UK / England
Rank 63 65 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1341 1414 1760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.21% 2.96% 3.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.16% 17.70% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 945 1105
Median daily rate £400 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 66
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.74 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £43.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+22.44% +20.98%

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
7385 7988 8295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.65% 16.75% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4835 5137 5144
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 224 289
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +6.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.25 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +19 595 £415 +14.48% 114
South East -14 244 £400 - 50
South West +25 112 £369 +9.25% 18
North West -12 79 £350 +4.47% 29
East of England +15 78 £365 -8.75% 21
West Midlands -18 78 £350 -14.11% 21
Yorkshire -1 52 £338 -3.57% 11
North East -12 43 £310 -3.87% 5
East Midlands -10 32 £400 +45.45% 5
Midlands +4 8 £450 +20.40%
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 1191 (42.98%) Microsoft
2 733 (26.45%) Office 365
3 624 (22.52%) Finance
4 580 (20.93%) Windows
5 575 (20.75%) MS Excel
6 535 (19.31%) SQL Server
7 510 (18.40%) .NET
8 479 (17.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 478 (17.25%) SQL
10 457 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
11 452 (16.31%) Migration
12 429 (15.48%) C#
13 422 (15.23%) MS Office
14 383 (13.82%) Active Directory
15 375 (13.53%) Security Cleared
16 364 (13.14%) JavaScript
17 345 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
18 320 (11.55%) HTML
19 318 (11.48%) CRM
20 314 (11.33%) Project Management
21 299 (10.79%) SharePoint 2010
22 283 (10.21%) Skype for Business
23 278 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
24 268 (9.67%) SC Cleared
25 240 (8.66%) Dynamics CRM
26 233 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
26 233 (8.41%) CSS
27 232 (8.37%) MS PowerPoint
28 214 (7.72%) MS Project
29 208 (7.51%) ITIL

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
1 479 (17.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 299 (10.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 283 (10.21%) Skype for Business
4 153 (5.52%) MS Exchange
5 149 (5.38%) BizTalk Server
6 122 (4.40%) IIS
7 101 (3.64%) SharePoint Server
8 91 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 87 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 59 (2.13%) CMS
11 35 (1.26%) Confluence
11 35 (1.26%) Office Communications Server
12 34 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
13 28 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
14 19 (0.69%) MS Project Server
15 17 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 15 (0.54%) IBM Notes
17 14 (0.51%) WebSphere
18 13 (0.47%) Documentum
19 12 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 575 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 422 (15.23%) MS Office
3 232 (8.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 214 (7.72%) MS Project
5 149 (5.38%) MS Visio
6 49 (1.77%) InfoPath
7 36 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.40%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.22%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.14%) Maya
11 3 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.072%) Camtasia
12 2 (0.072%) SPSS
13 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.036%) InDesign
13 1 (0.036%) ProjectWise
13 1 (0.036%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.036%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 240 (8.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 81 (2.92%) Dynamics AX
3 23 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
5 9 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
7 5 (0.18%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.18%) SAP SRM
7 5 (0.18%) Unica
8 4 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.14%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
9 3 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.11%) Primavera
10 2 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.072%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.072%) SAP GRC
10 2 (0.072%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 733 (26.45%) Office 365
2 345 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 124 (4.47%) OneDrive
4 115 (4.15%) Yammer
5 70 (2.53%) IaaS
6 49 (1.77%) PaaS
7 38 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
8 27 (0.97%) SaaS
9 23 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (0.32%) Google Drive
10 9 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
11 8 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.22%) GitHub
13 5 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.18%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
14 4 (0.14%) G Suite
14 4 (0.14%) Mimecast
15 3 (0.11%) Akamai
16 2 (0.072%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 193 (6.96%) Skype
2 165 (5.95%) Intranet
3 114 (4.11%) DNS
4 78 (2.81%) DHCP
5 76 (2.74%) Firewall
6 71 (2.56%) Internet
7 58 (2.09%) WAN
8 47 (1.70%) LAN
8 47 (1.70%) VPN
9 42 (1.52%) SAN
10 40 (1.44%) Extranet
11 30 (1.08%) TCP/IP
12 26 (0.94%) VoIP
13 25 (0.90%) Unified Communications
14 24 (0.87%) Network Security
15 22 (0.79%) LDAP
16 19 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
17 17 (0.61%) MPLS
18 15 (0.54%) DMZ
19 13 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 535 (19.31%) SQL Server
2 168 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 149 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
5 82 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 76 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 73 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 44 (1.59%) Relational Database
9 32 (1.15%) Oracle Database
9 32 (1.15%) Power BI
10 24 (0.87%) Hadoop
11 23 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
12 22 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
13 21 (0.76%) Big Data
14 20 (0.72%) NoSQL
15 18 (0.65%) QlikView
15 18 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
16 17 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
16 17 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
17 15 (0.54%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 144 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 137 (4.94%) Visual Studio
3 106 (3.83%) JIRA
4 38 (1.37%) Git (software)
5 25 (0.90%) MSTest
6 15 (0.54%) NUnit
6 15 (0.54%) Selenium
7 11 (0.40%) Jenkins
7 11 (0.40%) Toad
8 10 (0.36%) ClearCase
9 9 (0.32%) TeamCity
9 9 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
10 8 (0.29%) Subversion
10 8 (0.29%) webpack
11 7 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.22%) HP UFT
12 6 (0.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 5 (0.18%) Moq
13 5 (0.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 624 (22.52%) Finance
2 174 (6.28%) Advertising
3 148 (5.34%) Banking
4 129 (4.66%) Retail
5 102 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 85 (3.07%) Legal
7 74 (2.67%) Manufacturing
8 48 (1.73%) Marketing
9 44 (1.59%) Publishing
10 34 (1.23%) Investment Banking
11 22 (0.79%) Electronics
12 21 (0.76%) Law
13 20 (0.72%) Local Government
13 20 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
14 17 (0.61%) French Language
15 15 (0.54%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.43%) Back Office
17 9 (0.32%) Spanish Language
18 6 (0.22%) Front Office
18 6 (0.22%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 708 (25.55%) Developer
2 410 (14.80%) Analyst
3 398 (14.36%) SharePoint Developer
4 260 (9.38%) Architect
5 217 (7.83%) Consultant
6 188 (6.78%) Project Manager
7 170 (6.13%) Administrator
8 124 (4.47%) Business Analyst
9 121 (4.37%) .NET Developer
10 101 (3.64%) SharePoint Consultant
11 96 (3.46%) SharePoint Administrator
12 95 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
13 70 (2.53%) SharePoint Analyst
13 70 (2.53%) Support Engineer
14 67 (2.42%) Support Analyst
15 66 (2.38%) PMO Analyst
16 60 (2.17%) SharePoint Architect
17 56 (2.02%) Coordinator
18 53 (1.91%) SharePoint Project Manager
19 49 (1.77%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 510 (18.40%) .NET
2 320 (11.55%) HTML
3 233 (8.41%) CSS
4 185 (6.68%) jQuery
5 183 (6.60%) ASP.NET
6 154 (5.56%) Web Services
7 124 (4.47%) XML
8 99 (3.57%) AngularJS
9 98 (3.54%) WCF
10 82 (2.96%) HTML5
11 68 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 62 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 60 (2.17%) REST
14 59 (2.13%) .NET Framework
15 55 (1.98%) COM
16 45 (1.62%) ASP.NET Web API
17 39 (1.41%) Ajax
17 39 (1.41%) CSS3
18 35 (1.26%) SOAP
19 32 (1.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 204 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (3.28%) Management Information System
3 62 (2.24%) Data Centre
4 57 (2.06%) e-Learning
5 56 (2.02%) User Experience
6 47 (1.70%) Virtual Team
7 37 (1.34%) Computer Science
7 37 (1.34%) PKI
8 29 (1.05%) Blackberry
9 28 (1.01%) Taxonomies
10 20 (0.72%) Public Cloud
11 19 (0.69%) Mobile App
12 18 (0.65%) Clustering
12 18 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (0.65%) PMI
13 17 (0.61%) Client/Server
13 17 (0.61%) Equities
14 14 (0.51%) Life Science
15 13 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
15 13 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 580 (20.93%) Windows
2 197 (7.11%) Windows Server
3 133 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 117 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 104 (3.75%) Windows 7
6 100 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 83 (3.00%) Windows 10
8 62 (2.24%) Linux
9 40 (1.44%) Unix
10 33 (1.19%) Windows 8
11 28 (1.01%) Apple iOS
12 27 (0.97%) Windows XP
13 26 (0.94%) Android
14 14 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (0.40%) Solaris
16 7 (0.25%) zOS
17 5 (0.18%) AIX
18 4 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
19 3 (0.11%) MVS
20 2 (0.072%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
2 452 (16.31%) Migration
3 318 (11.48%) CRM
4 314 (11.33%) Project Management
5 278 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
6 233 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 208 (7.51%) ITIL
8 200 (7.22%) Workflow
9 191 (6.89%) PRINCE2
10 161 (5.81%) MVC
11 153 (5.52%) Scrum
12 131 (4.73%) Change Management
13 109 (3.93%) Business Analysis
14 105 (3.79%) ERP
15 104 (3.75%) Document Management
16 103 (3.72%) Programme Management
17 85 (3.07%) SDLC
18 81 (2.92%) Data Management
19 80 (2.89%) TDD
20 78 (2.81%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 478 (17.25%) SQL
2 429 (15.48%) C#
3 364 (13.14%) JavaScript
4 206 (7.43%) PowerShell
5 88 (3.18%) T-SQL
6 84 (3.03%) Java
7 59 (2.13%) VB.NET
8 58 (2.09%) VB
9 52 (1.88%) C
10 40 (1.44%) VBA
11 24 (0.87%) PHP
12 18 (0.65%) Python
13 16 (0.58%) TypeScript
14 12 (0.43%) C++
15 11 (0.40%) VBScript
16 10 (0.36%) F#
16 10 (0.36%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.32%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.22%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 375 (13.53%) Security Cleared
2 268 (9.67%) SC Cleared
3 144 (5.20%) Degree
4 135 (4.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 67 (2.42%) MCSE
6 63 (2.27%) DV Cleared
7 35 (1.26%) PMI Certification
8 31 (1.12%) PMP
9 28 (1.01%) ISEB
10 23 (0.83%) MCITP
10 23 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 21 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
12 19 (0.69%) ISTQB
13 18 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
14 17 (0.61%) MCSA
15 15 (0.54%) CISSP
16 12 (0.43%) CCNA
17 10 (0.36%) ECDL
17 10 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (1.95%) SLA
2 52 (1.88%) QA
3 25 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
4 11 (0.40%) COBIT
5 10 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 6 (0.22%) ISO 9000
7 6 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.18%) P3O
9 4 (0.14%) COSO
9 4 (0.14%) Def Stans
9 4 (0.14%) PMBOK
9 4 (0.14%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.072%) GDPR
11 2 (0.072%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.036%) Basel III
12 1 (0.036%) BS25999
12 1 (0.036%) ISO20022
System Software
1 383 (13.82%) Active Directory
2 98 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 30 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
5 28 (1.01%) VMware ESX
6 24 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
7 13 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.43%) BitLocker
8 12 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 11 (0.40%) XenApp
10 9 (0.32%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.29%) DFS Replication
11 8 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (0.29%) vSphere
12 7 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.18%) ISA Server
15 4 (0.14%) Terminal Server
15 4 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 90 (3.25%) SCCM
2 30 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 30 (1.08%) SCOM
3 15 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (0.54%) NetBackup
4 14 (0.51%) CA Single Sign-On
5 11 (0.40%) WSUS
6 10 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 9 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (0.29%) AirWatch
8 8 (0.29%) Ansible
8 8 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (0.29%) Nagios
8 8 (0.29%) Puppet
9 7 (0.25%) Nessus
10 6 (0.22%) Control-M
11 5 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1191 (42.98%) Microsoft
2 161 (5.81%) SAP
3 149 (5.38%) Oracle
4 145 (5.23%) VMware
5 81 (2.92%) Citrix
5 81 (2.92%) HP
6 71 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
7 51 (1.84%) Cisco
8 43 (1.55%) ServiceNow
9 42 (1.52%) Infor
10 39 (1.41%) Nintex
10 39 (1.41%) Remedy
11 31 (1.12%) IBM
12 29 (1.05%) Avaya
13 28 (1.01%) Dell
14 23 (0.83%) Google
15 20 (0.72%) Epicor
15 20 (0.72%) Intel Security
16 19 (0.69%) Sitecore
17 17 (0.61%) CheckPoint
North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
LA International
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum B.O.E
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £370 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Shropshire
LA International
Rate: Market Rates Apply
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £22000 - £23000 per annum + pro rata
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Interact Consulting
Rate: 375-400pd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On application
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rate
Posted: 6 days ago