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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 61 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1733 1882 1993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.50% 3.56% 3.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.67% 19.65% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1142 1220 1183
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 77 115
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.69 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.09% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +18.91%
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
9280 9578 9097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.75% 18.10% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6128 6108 5438
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 298 405
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £42.75 £37.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +26.76%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 -19 723 £400 - 111
South East -3 320 £375 +2.73% 60
South West +15 160 £375 +13.63% 27
West Midlands -8 127 £363 -3.33% 25
North West +4 106 £338 -10.00% 25
Yorkshire -6 92 £325 +8.33% 11
East Midlands +20 79 £400 +18.51% 8
East of England -17 74 £375 +15.38% 19
North East -24 36 £285 -5.00% 4
Midlands -4 8 £500 +11.11% 2
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1463 (43.72%) Microsoft
2 743 (22.21%) Windows
3 728 (21.76%) SQL Server
4 694 (20.74%) Office 365
5 690 (20.62%) .NET
6 687 (20.53%) MS Excel
7 674 (20.14%) SQL
8 640 (19.13%) Finance
9 639 (19.10%) SharePoint 2013
10 580 (17.33%) Security Cleared
11 575 (17.18%) Active Directory
12 537 (16.05%) C#
13 512 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
14 487 (14.55%) Migration
15 485 (14.49%) MS Office
16 434 (12.97%) JavaScript
17 425 (12.70%) Project Management
18 421 (12.58%) SC Cleared
19 399 (11.92%) ITIL
20 391 (11.69%) SharePoint 2010
21 374 (11.18%) Windows Server
22 365 (10.91%) CRM
23 361 (10.79%) Skype for Business
24 358 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
25 348 (10.40%) PowerShell
26 328 (9.80%) HTML
27 302 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
27 302 (9.03%) VMware
28 296 (8.85%) MS Exchange
29 293 (8.76%) 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
1 639 (19.10%) SharePoint 2013
2 391 (11.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 361 (10.79%) Skype for Business
4 296 (8.85%) MS Exchange
5 167 (4.99%) IIS
6 153 (4.57%) BizTalk Server
7 131 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
8 116 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2013
9 110 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 70 (2.09%) CMS
11 42 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
12 35 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
12 35 (1.05%) IBM Notes
13 31 (0.93%) Confluence
14 29 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
15 23 (0.69%) Apache
16 21 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 21 (0.63%) WordPress
17 20 (0.60%) Drupal
17 20 (0.60%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 687 (20.53%) MS Excel
2 485 (14.49%) MS Office
3 280 (8.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 198 (5.92%) MS Project
5 152 (4.54%) MS Visio
6 76 (2.27%) InfoPath
7 31 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
8 30 (0.90%) Photoshop
9 12 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (0.30%) InDesign
11 7 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 6 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
13 4 (0.12%) RoboHelp
14 3 (0.090%) Open Workbench
15 2 (0.060%) Acrobat
16 1 (0.030%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.030%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 293 (8.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 56 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
3 48 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 35 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 8 (0.24%) CA PPM
7 7 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
8 5 (0.15%) Sage X3
9 4 (0.12%) Teamcenter
10 3 (0.090%) ENOVIA
10 3 (0.090%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.090%) Primavera
10 3 (0.090%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.090%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.060%) Maximo
11 2 (0.060%) OpenText MBPM
11 2 (0.060%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.060%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.060%) SAP MDM
11 2 (0.060%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 694 (20.74%) Office 365
2 358 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 144 (4.30%) Yammer
4 100 (2.99%) OneDrive
5 65 (1.94%) IaaS
6 57 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 48 (1.43%) SaaS
8 39 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
8 39 (1.17%) PaaS
9 15 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.33%) Google Apps
11 6 (0.18%) Boomi
11 6 (0.18%) Trello
12 5 (0.15%) Slack
12 5 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
13 4 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 4 (0.12%) GitHub
13 4 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
14 3 (0.090%) Data Lake Analytics
14 3 (0.090%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 237 (7.08%) Skype
2 182 (5.44%) DNS
3 178 (5.32%) Intranet
4 118 (3.53%) DHCP
5 108 (3.23%) SAN
6 94 (2.81%) Internet
7 87 (2.60%) Firewall
8 67 (2.00%) WAN
9 62 (1.85%) LAN
10 61 (1.82%) TCP/IP
11 46 (1.37%) Network Security
12 39 (1.17%) VPN
13 35 (1.05%) Extranet
14 31 (0.93%) VoIP
15 30 (0.90%) NAS
16 28 (0.84%) HTTP
17 27 (0.81%) SSL
18 20 (0.60%) Kerberos
18 20 (0.60%) Unified Communications
19 18 (0.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 728 (21.76%) SQL Server
2 227 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 171 (5.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 150 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 131 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 87 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
7 80 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 66 (1.97%) Power BI
9 62 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 61 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
11 59 (1.76%) Relational Database
12 44 (1.32%) Oracle Database
13 43 (1.29%) MySQL
14 40 (1.20%) EDRMS
15 33 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
16 27 (0.81%) MS Access
17 25 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
18 21 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
19 18 (0.54%) PerformancePoint
20 16 (0.48%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 220 (6.58%) Visual Studio
2 183 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 92 (2.75%) JIRA
4 35 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
5 30 (0.90%) Selenium
5 30 (0.90%) TeamCity
6 26 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 25 (0.75%) Subversion
8 22 (0.66%) Git (software)
9 18 (0.54%) NUnit
10 16 (0.48%) Jenkins
10 16 (0.48%) SpecFlow
11 15 (0.45%) Zephyr
12 12 (0.36%) Toad
13 10 (0.30%) JIRA Agile
13 10 (0.30%) MSTest
13 10 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 9 (0.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 8 (0.24%) FxCop
15 8 (0.24%) StyleCop
General
1 640 (19.13%) Finance
2 171 (5.11%) Banking
3 106 (3.17%) Marketing
4 103 (3.08%) Retail
5 87 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 79 (2.36%) Advertising
7 67 (2.00%) Legal
8 66 (1.97%) Manufacturing
9 50 (1.49%) Publishing
10 39 (1.17%) Law
11 36 (1.08%) Electronics
12 30 (0.90%) Back Office
13 28 (0.84%) Investment Banking
14 27 (0.81%) Local Government
15 25 (0.75%) Billing
15 25 (0.75%) Financial Institution
15 25 (0.75%) Military
16 22 (0.66%) Spanish Language
17 19 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 787 (23.52%) Developer
2 593 (17.72%) Analyst
3 399 (11.92%) SharePoint Developer
4 280 (8.37%) Architect
5 275 (8.22%) Consultant
6 254 (7.59%) Project Manager
7 173 (5.17%) Administrator
8 163 (4.87%) Business Analyst
9 132 (3.95%) .NET Developer
9 132 (3.95%) SharePoint Consultant
10 131 (3.92%) PMO Analyst
10 131 (3.92%) Support Engineer
11 117 (3.50%) SharePoint Analyst
12 101 (3.02%) CRM Developer
13 95 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
14 90 (2.69%) SharePoint Administrator
15 86 (2.57%) SharePoint Architect
16 79 (2.36%) Support Analyst
17 76 (2.27%) SharePoint Project Manager
18 65 (1.94%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 690 (20.62%) .NET
2 328 (9.80%) HTML
3 283 (8.46%) CSS
4 268 (8.01%) ASP.NET
5 236 (7.05%) jQuery
6 193 (5.77%) Web Services
7 191 (5.71%) XML
8 131 (3.92%) WCF
9 115 (3.44%) .NET Framework
10 89 (2.66%) AngularJS
11 75 (2.24%) SOAP
12 73 (2.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 73 (2.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 67 (2.00%) REST
14 61 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 55 (1.64%) Ajax
16 53 (1.58%) HTML5
17 49 (1.46%) Entity Framework
18 48 (1.43%) JSON
19 43 (1.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 218 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 169 (5.05%) Management Information System
3 91 (2.72%) Data Centre
4 69 (2.06%) User Experience
5 45 (1.34%) Clustering
6 41 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 39 (1.17%) Blackberry
8 34 (1.02%) PMI
8 34 (1.02%) Visualisation
9 31 (0.93%) NHS
9 31 (0.93%) Replication
10 30 (0.90%) e-Learning
10 30 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
11 29 (0.87%) PKI
11 29 (0.87%) Social Network
12 27 (0.81%) Fat Client
12 27 (0.81%) Thin Client
13 24 (0.72%) Virtual Team
14 23 (0.69%) Data Integration
15 18 (0.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 743 (22.21%) Windows
2 374 (11.18%) Windows Server
3 206 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 192 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 114 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 107 (3.20%) Windows 7
7 88 (2.63%) Linux
8 74 (2.21%) Windows 10
9 57 (1.70%) Unix
10 41 (1.23%) Windows 8
11 34 (1.02%) Windows XP
12 26 (0.78%) Android
13 25 (0.75%) Apple iOS
14 24 (0.72%) Solaris
15 21 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 10 (0.30%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.27%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.15%) Mac OS
19 4 (0.12%) Windows 2000
20 3 (0.090%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
2 487 (14.55%) Migration
3 425 (12.70%) Project Management
4 399 (11.92%) ITIL
5 365 (10.91%) CRM
6 302 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
7 239 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 191 (5.71%) Workflow
9 189 (5.65%) PRINCE2
10 171 (5.11%) Change Management
11 166 (4.96%) MVC
12 139 (4.15%) Scrum
13 123 (3.68%) Service Management
14 118 (3.53%) Business Analysis
15 111 (3.32%) Service Delivery
16 110 (3.29%) Configuration Management
17 109 (3.26%) SDLC
18 108 (3.23%) Programme Management
19 103 (3.08%) Document Management
20 99 (2.96%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 674 (20.14%) SQL
2 537 (16.05%) C#
3 434 (12.97%) JavaScript
4 348 (10.40%) PowerShell
5 157 (4.69%) Java
6 136 (4.06%) T-SQL
7 77 (2.30%) C
8 74 (2.21%) VB
9 73 (2.18%) VBA
10 56 (1.67%) VB.NET
11 54 (1.61%) PHP
12 37 (1.11%) VBScript
13 23 (0.69%) PL/SQL
14 22 (0.66%) Shell Script
14 22 (0.66%) TypeScript
15 20 (0.60%) C++
15 20 (0.60%) Groovy
15 20 (0.60%) VB6
16 14 (0.42%) FQL
16 14 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 580 (17.33%) Security Cleared
2 421 (12.58%) SC Cleared
3 185 (5.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 140 (4.18%) Degree
5 112 (3.35%) DV Cleared
6 102 (3.05%) MCSE
7 55 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
8 50 (1.49%) PMI Certification
9 44 (1.32%) ISEB
10 40 (1.20%) ISTQB
11 36 (1.08%) MCITP
12 35 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 32 (0.96%) MCSA
14 30 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
14 30 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
15 26 (0.78%) CISSP
15 26 (0.78%) PMP
15 26 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 23 (0.69%) MCTS
16 23 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (2.69%) SLA
2 68 (2.03%) QA
3 46 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 33 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 33 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.24%) WCAG
8 6 (0.18%) COBIT
9 5 (0.15%) GPG13
9 5 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (0.15%) ISO22301
10 4 (0.12%) GAMP
10 4 (0.12%) P3O
11 3 (0.090%) Basel III
11 3 (0.090%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.090%) MiFID
11 3 (0.090%) WAI
12 2 (0.060%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.060%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 575 (17.18%) Active Directory
2 207 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 52 (1.55%) XenApp
5 50 (1.49%) vSphere
6 30 (0.90%) VMware ESX
7 28 (0.84%) Terminal Services
8 27 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (0.75%) ISA Server
9 25 (0.75%) XenDesktop
10 20 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
11 18 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
12 17 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
13 16 (0.48%) UAG
13 16 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
14 13 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 8 (0.24%) Firmware
15 8 (0.24%) VMware Server
16 7 (0.21%) Brightmail
16 7 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 137 (4.09%) SCCM
2 108 (3.23%) SCOM
3 34 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
4 29 (0.87%) NetBackup
5 24 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
6 23 (0.69%) Puppet
7 22 (0.66%) Backup Exec
8 18 (0.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 18 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 14 (0.42%) SCSM
11 13 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
11 13 (0.39%) SCDPM
11 13 (0.39%) WSUS
12 12 (0.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 12 (0.36%) SCOrch
13 11 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
14 10 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
14 10 (0.30%) SCVMM
15 9 (0.27%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 1463 (43.72%) Microsoft
2 302 (9.03%) VMware
3 235 (7.02%) Oracle
4 163 (4.87%) Citrix
5 159 (4.75%) HP
6 156 (4.66%) SAP
7 96 (2.87%) Cisco
8 90 (2.69%) Remedy
9 63 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
10 62 (1.85%) Nintex
11 55 (1.64%) IBM
12 46 (1.37%) ServiceNow
13 40 (1.20%) Symantec
14 39 (1.17%) Dell
15 38 (1.14%) EMC
15 38 (1.14%) Lotus
16 35 (1.05%) NetApp
17 34 (1.02%) Sitecore
18 32 (0.96%) Google
18 32 (0.96%) Infor
East London
Venturi
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Venturi
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £300.00 - £355.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £300 - £355 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £250 - £315 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350.00 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £15.50 - £16.80 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £200 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago