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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 61 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1721 1847 1914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.45% 3.57% 3.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.81% 20.31% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1134 1218 1100
Median daily rate £375 £366 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 66 93
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.53% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.54 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.10 £39.78 £47.50
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
9151 9095 8653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.33% 17.59% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6134 5871 5181
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 278 371
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.60 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.21% +14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +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 28 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 28 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 28 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 -20 702 £413 +5.76% 116
South East +8 331 £384 +4.42% 73
South West +10 148 £375 +7.14% 29
North West -4 112 £350 - 25
West Midlands -11 112 £340 -8.41% 19
Yorkshire -20 84 £300 - 24
East Midlands +20 81 £425 +21.42% 11
East of England -22 69 £375 +15.38% 13
North East -13 63 £320 +6.66% 2
Midlands +6 13 £475 +26.66% 1
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 1420 (43.03%) Microsoft
2 739 (22.39%) Windows
3 697 (21.12%) SQL Server
4 684 (20.73%) MS Excel
5 683 (20.70%) .NET
6 668 (20.24%) SQL
7 650 (19.70%) Office 365
8 623 (18.88%) Finance
9 603 (18.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 563 (17.06%) Security Cleared
11 556 (16.85%) Active Directory
12 544 (16.48%) C#
13 504 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
14 490 (14.85%) Migration
15 453 (13.73%) MS Office
16 427 (12.94%) JavaScript
17 418 (12.67%) Project Management
18 412 (12.48%) CRM
18 412 (12.48%) SC Cleared
19 384 (11.64%) Windows Server
20 381 (11.55%) SharePoint 2010
21 374 (11.33%) ITIL
22 360 (10.91%) PowerShell
23 352 (10.67%) Skype for Business
24 342 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
25 328 (9.94%) Dynamics CRM
26 310 (9.39%) HTML
26 310 (9.39%) MS Exchange
27 305 (9.24%) VMware
28 296 (8.97%) Business Intelligence

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
1 603 (18.27%) SharePoint 2013
2 381 (11.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 352 (10.67%) Skype for Business
4 310 (9.39%) MS Exchange
5 166 (5.03%) IIS
6 156 (4.73%) BizTalk Server
7 128 (3.88%) SharePoint Server
8 119 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 115 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
10 72 (2.18%) CMS
11 42 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
12 40 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
13 37 (1.12%) Confluence
13 37 (1.12%) IBM Notes
14 28 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
15 25 (0.76%) WordPress
16 23 (0.70%) Apache
17 21 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 18 (0.55%) MS Project Server
19 16 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 684 (20.73%) MS Excel
2 453 (13.73%) MS Office
3 265 (8.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 227 (6.88%) MS Project
5 136 (4.12%) MS Visio
6 72 (2.18%) InfoPath
7 36 (1.09%) Photoshop
7 36 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
8 14 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.30%) InDesign
10 8 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.061%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.061%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.061%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.030%) GIMP
13 1 (0.030%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.030%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 328 (9.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 49 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
3 43 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 33 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 10 (0.30%) CA PPM
7 6 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.15%) Sage X3
9 4 (0.12%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.091%) ENOVIA
10 3 (0.091%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.091%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.091%) Teamcenter
11 2 (0.061%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.061%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.061%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.061%) SAP MDM
11 2 (0.061%) SAP SCM
12 1 (0.030%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 650 (19.70%) Office 365
2 342 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 135 (4.09%) Yammer
4 92 (2.79%) OneDrive
5 67 (2.03%) IaaS
6 48 (1.45%) SaaS
7 42 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 41 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
9 39 (1.18%) PaaS
10 16 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (0.39%) Google Apps
12 7 (0.21%) Google Analytics
13 6 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
13 6 (0.18%) Trello
14 5 (0.15%) Boomi
15 4 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 4 (0.12%) GitHub
15 4 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
16 3 (0.091%) Force.com
16 3 (0.091%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 214 (6.48%) Skype
2 181 (5.48%) Intranet
3 175 (5.30%) DNS
4 107 (3.24%) DHCP
5 104 (3.15%) Internet
6 103 (3.12%) SAN
7 81 (2.45%) Firewall
8 69 (2.09%) WAN
9 62 (1.88%) TCP/IP
10 61 (1.85%) LAN
11 51 (1.55%) Network Security
12 38 (1.15%) VPN
13 35 (1.06%) Extranet
14 29 (0.88%) VoIP
15 28 (0.85%) HTTP
16 26 (0.79%) SSL
17 23 (0.70%) NAS
18 20 (0.61%) Kerberos
19 17 (0.52%) Unified Communications
19 17 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 697 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 216 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 164 (4.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 145 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 130 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 94 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
7 79 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 62 (1.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 58 (1.76%) Relational Database
10 55 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 50 (1.52%) Power BI
12 42 (1.27%) Oracle Database
13 41 (1.24%) MySQL
14 38 (1.15%) EDRMS
15 32 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
16 29 (0.88%) MS Access
17 22 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
18 19 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
18 19 (0.58%) PowerPivot
19 18 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 224 (6.79%) Visual Studio
2 186 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 95 (2.88%) JIRA
4 29 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 28 (0.85%) Subversion
6 27 (0.82%) Selenium
7 26 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 24 (0.73%) Git (software)
9 22 (0.67%) TeamCity
10 16 (0.48%) Jenkins
11 15 (0.45%) NUnit
12 14 (0.42%) Zephyr
13 12 (0.36%) SpecFlow
13 12 (0.36%) Toad
14 11 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 10 (0.30%) JIRA Agile
15 10 (0.30%) MSTest
16 9 (0.27%) FxCop
16 9 (0.27%) StyleCop
17 8 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 623 (18.88%) Finance
2 161 (4.88%) Banking
3 106 (3.21%) Marketing
4 95 (2.88%) Retail
5 86 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 71 (2.15%) Advertising
7 63 (1.91%) Legal
8 60 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 49 (1.48%) Publishing
10 37 (1.12%) Law
11 33 (1.00%) Electronics
12 31 (0.94%) Investment Banking
13 28 (0.85%) Billing
14 27 (0.82%) Back Office
15 23 (0.70%) Financial Institution
15 23 (0.70%) Military
16 22 (0.67%) Spanish Language
17 20 (0.61%) Local Government
18 18 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
19 10 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 772 (23.39%) Developer
2 606 (18.36%) Analyst
3 386 (11.70%) SharePoint Developer
4 284 (8.61%) Consultant
5 279 (8.45%) Architect
6 231 (7.00%) Project Manager
7 167 (5.06%) Business Analyst
8 164 (4.97%) Administrator
9 138 (4.18%) SharePoint Consultant
10 132 (4.00%) SharePoint Analyst
11 130 (3.94%) Support Engineer
12 128 (3.88%) PMO Analyst
13 116 (3.52%) CRM Developer
14 111 (3.36%) .NET Developer
15 92 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
16 89 (2.70%) SharePoint Architect
17 82 (2.48%) SharePoint Administrator
18 79 (2.39%) Support Analyst
19 74 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM Developer
20 70 (2.12%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 683 (20.70%) .NET
2 310 (9.39%) HTML
3 269 (8.15%) CSS
4 244 (7.39%) ASP.NET
5 217 (6.58%) jQuery
6 179 (5.42%) Web Services
7 178 (5.39%) XML
8 124 (3.76%) WCF
9 110 (3.33%) .NET Framework
10 80 (2.42%) AngularJS
11 69 (2.09%) SOAP
12 66 (2.00%) HTML5
13 64 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 58 (1.76%) REST
15 56 (1.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 55 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
17 49 (1.48%) Entity Framework
18 44 (1.33%) Ajax
19 39 (1.18%) JSON
20 37 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 233 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 162 (4.91%) Management Information System
3 97 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 73 (2.21%) User Experience
5 49 (1.48%) Clustering
6 46 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 39 (1.18%) Blackberry
8 35 (1.06%) Visualisation
9 34 (1.03%) NHS
10 31 (0.94%) PMI
10 31 (0.94%) Replication
11 29 (0.88%) Social Network
12 28 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
13 27 (0.82%) Fat Client
13 27 (0.82%) PKI
13 27 (0.82%) Thin Client
13 27 (0.82%) Virtual Team
14 23 (0.70%) Social Media
15 22 (0.67%) Digital Media
15 22 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 739 (22.39%) Windows
2 384 (11.64%) Windows Server
3 206 (6.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 190 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 122 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 105 (3.18%) Windows 7
7 90 (2.73%) Linux
8 70 (2.12%) Windows 10
9 57 (1.73%) Unix
10 39 (1.18%) Windows 8
11 33 (1.00%) Windows XP
12 28 (0.85%) Android
13 26 (0.79%) Apple iOS
14 22 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 19 (0.58%) Solaris
16 14 (0.42%) Mac OS X
17 10 (0.30%) Windows Phone
18 7 (0.21%) Mac OS
19 4 (0.12%) Data ONTAP
19 4 (0.12%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
2 490 (14.85%) Migration
3 418 (12.67%) Project Management
4 412 (12.48%) CRM
5 374 (11.33%) ITIL
6 296 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
7 249 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 185 (5.61%) PRINCE2
9 177 (5.36%) Workflow
10 162 (4.91%) Change Management
11 142 (4.30%) MVC
12 128 (3.88%) Scrum
13 118 (3.58%) Configuration Management
14 116 (3.52%) Service Management
15 114 (3.45%) Business Analysis
16 113 (3.42%) Programme Management
17 110 (3.33%) Data Management
18 108 (3.27%) SDLC
19 107 (3.24%) Service Delivery
20 103 (3.12%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 668 (20.24%) SQL
2 544 (16.48%) C#
3 427 (12.94%) JavaScript
4 360 (10.91%) PowerShell
5 145 (4.39%) Java
6 123 (3.73%) T-SQL
7 81 (2.45%) VB
8 70 (2.12%) VBA
9 66 (2.00%) C
10 47 (1.42%) VB.NET
11 45 (1.36%) PHP
12 44 (1.33%) VBScript
13 24 (0.73%) PL/SQL
14 19 (0.58%) Groovy
15 18 (0.55%) FQL
16 17 (0.52%) C++
17 16 (0.48%) TypeScript
17 16 (0.48%) VB6
18 14 (0.42%) Shell Script
19 13 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 563 (17.06%) Security Cleared
2 412 (12.48%) SC Cleared
3 187 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 142 (4.30%) Degree
5 104 (3.15%) MCSE
6 98 (2.97%) DV Cleared
7 57 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
8 47 (1.42%) PMI Certification
9 45 (1.36%) MCITP
10 42 (1.27%) ISEB
11 41 (1.24%) ISTQB
12 35 (1.06%) MCTS
13 31 (0.94%) MCSA
14 29 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
15 28 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 26 (0.79%) PMP
16 26 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 25 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
17 25 (0.76%) MCSD
17 25 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (2.48%) SLA
2 78 (2.36%) QA
3 42 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 32 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (0.91%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.24%) WCAG
9 6 (0.18%) ISO22301
10 5 (0.15%) GPG13
10 5 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 4 (0.12%) GxP
12 3 (0.091%) GAMP
12 3 (0.091%) JSP 440
12 3 (0.091%) MiFID
12 3 (0.091%) WAI
13 2 (0.061%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.061%) SDET
13 2 (0.061%) SEPA
13 2 (0.061%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 556 (16.85%) Active Directory
2 212 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (3.06%) Hyper-V
4 51 (1.55%) vSphere
4 51 (1.55%) XenApp
5 31 (0.94%) VMware ESX
6 29 (0.88%) Terminal Services
6 29 (0.88%) XenDesktop
7 27 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (0.64%) ISA Server
9 18 (0.55%) UAG
9 18 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
9 18 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 12 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (0.27%) Brightmail
13 9 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
14 8 (0.24%) VMware Server
15 7 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 123 (3.73%) SCCM
2 108 (3.27%) SCOM
3 32 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
4 27 (0.82%) NetBackup
5 26 (0.79%) Puppet
6 21 (0.64%) Backup Exec
7 20 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
9 15 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
10 14 (0.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 14 (0.42%) SCSM
11 13 (0.39%) AirWatch
11 13 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
11 13 (0.39%) SCOrch
12 11 (0.33%) IBM BigFix
13 10 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
13 10 (0.30%) SCDPM
13 10 (0.30%) SCVMM
14 9 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 9 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1420 (43.03%) Microsoft
2 305 (9.24%) VMware
3 227 (6.88%) Oracle
4 166 (5.03%) Citrix
5 162 (4.91%) SAP
6 148 (4.48%) HP
7 92 (2.79%) Cisco
8 86 (2.61%) Remedy
9 68 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
10 55 (1.67%) Nintex
11 49 (1.48%) ServiceNow
12 46 (1.39%) IBM
13 41 (1.24%) Dell
13 41 (1.24%) Symantec
14 40 (1.21%) Lotus
15 34 (1.03%) Google
15 34 (1.03%) NetApp
16 33 (1.00%) Infor
17 32 (0.97%) EMC
18 28 (0.85%) Adobe
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