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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 60 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1583 1723 2074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.11% 3.40% 4.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.48% 18.31% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1057 1069 1249
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 78 47
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £45.10 £53.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-41.00% +19.04%
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
9605 9410 8855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.85% 18.58% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6398 5813 5510
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 351 316
Median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +9.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.94 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -29 582 £400 +2.23% 90
South East +12 406 £400 +6.66% 48
South West +10 146 £340 -2.85% 29
North West -12 119 £383 +9.28% 25
Yorkshire -24 87 £350 +16.66% 20
East of England -21 72 £348 -10.32% 20
West Midlands -30 72 £375 -6.25% 28
North East -5 54 £291 -47.04% 12
East Midlands +8 37 £325 -7.27% 10
Midlands -2 6 £300 -29.41% 1
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 1247 (41.59%) Microsoft
2 682 (22.75%) SQL
3 668 (22.28%) SQL Server
4 664 (22.15%) Windows
5 644 (21.48%) Finance
6 621 (20.71%) MS Excel
7 582 (19.41%) .NET
8 511 (17.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 491 (16.38%) Security Cleared
10 485 (16.18%) Office 365
11 471 (15.71%) C#
11 471 (15.71%) Active Directory
12 467 (15.58%) MS Office
13 448 (14.94%) Migration
14 410 (13.68%) Project Management
15 383 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
16 368 (12.27%) Windows Server
17 349 (11.64%) PowerShell
18 336 (11.21%) SC Cleared
19 321 (10.71%) ITIL
20 320 (10.67%) CRM
20 320 (10.67%) SharePoint 2010
21 318 (10.61%) JavaScript
22 287 (9.57%) VMware
23 274 (9.14%) MS Exchange
24 268 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
25 258 (8.61%) HTML
26 253 (8.44%) MS Project
27 234 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM
28 232 (7.74%) Analytical Skills

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
1 511 (17.04%) SharePoint 2013
2 320 (10.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 274 (9.14%) MS Exchange
4 215 (7.17%) Skype for Business
5 154 (5.14%) IIS
6 113 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 111 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
8 103 (3.44%) SharePoint Server
9 79 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 73 (2.43%) CMS
11 51 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 45 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
13 33 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
14 31 (1.03%) Confluence
15 30 (1.00%) IBM Notes
16 21 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
17 19 (0.63%) Tomcat
17 19 (0.63%) WordPress
18 17 (0.57%) Apache
18 17 (0.57%) Documentum
Applications
1 621 (20.71%) MS Excel
2 467 (15.58%) MS Office
3 253 (8.44%) MS Project
4 213 (7.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 161 (5.37%) MS Visio
6 62 (2.07%) InfoPath
7 31 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
8 30 (1.00%) Photoshop
9 11 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
10 10 (0.33%) Acrobat
11 8 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
13 3 (0.10%) InDesign
14 2 (0.067%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 2 (0.067%) SPSS
15 1 (0.033%) FrameMaker
15 1 (0.033%) Open Workbench
15 1 (0.033%) RoboHelp
15 1 (0.033%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 234 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 23 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
5 16 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
7 13 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 12 (0.40%) CA PPM
9 5 (0.17%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.13%) Maximo
11 3 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.10%) Teamcenter
12 2 (0.067%) Oracle CRM
12 2 (0.067%) Oracle EBS R12
12 2 (0.067%) Oracle ERP
12 2 (0.067%) Sage 1000
12 2 (0.067%) Sage 200
12 2 (0.067%) SAP CRM
12 2 (0.067%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 485 (16.18%) Office 365
2 229 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (2.37%) Yammer
4 50 (1.67%) IaaS
5 47 (1.57%) OneDrive
6 35 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
7 31 (1.03%) PaaS
7 31 (1.03%) SaaS
8 19 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
9 12 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.27%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.13%) Google Apps
11 4 (0.13%) MailChimp
12 3 (0.10%) GitHub
12 3 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.067%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.067%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.067%) Pure360
13 2 (0.067%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 169 (5.64%) Intranet
2 118 (3.94%) DNS
2 118 (3.94%) Skype
3 108 (3.60%) Internet
4 98 (3.27%) SAN
5 73 (2.43%) Firewall
6 70 (2.33%) DHCP
7 68 (2.27%) LAN
7 68 (2.27%) WAN
8 63 (2.10%) TCP/IP
9 49 (1.63%) Network Security
10 47 (1.57%) VPN
11 30 (1.00%) Extranet
12 24 (0.80%) WebEx
13 23 (0.77%) VoIP
14 20 (0.67%) NAS
15 19 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
16 18 (0.60%) VLAN
17 14 (0.47%) FTP
17 14 (0.47%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 668 (22.28%) SQL Server
2 208 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 185 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 138 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 123 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 92 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
7 90 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 55 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
9 53 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 48 (1.60%) Relational Database
11 40 (1.33%) MS Access
12 32 (1.07%) Oracle Database
13 28 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
13 28 (0.93%) Power BI
14 26 (0.87%) MySQL
15 25 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 22 (0.73%) PerformancePoint
17 20 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
17 20 (0.67%) PowerPivot
18 19 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 139 (4.64%) Visual Studio
2 132 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 65 (2.17%) JIRA
4 28 (0.93%) Toad
5 25 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 25 (0.83%) Subversion
6 16 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 15 (0.50%) Selenium
8 11 (0.37%) StarTeam
9 8 (0.27%) Eclipse
9 8 (0.27%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.27%) MSTest
9 8 (0.27%) NUnit
10 6 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
10 6 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.20%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 5 (0.17%) Jasmine
11 5 (0.17%) JUnit
11 5 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 644 (21.48%) Finance
2 167 (5.57%) Banking
3 84 (2.80%) Advertising
4 76 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 63 (2.10%) Retail
6 57 (1.90%) Marketing
7 51 (1.70%) Legal
8 48 (1.60%) Publishing
9 43 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 42 (1.40%) Law
11 30 (1.00%) Investment Banking
12 29 (0.97%) Back Office
13 20 (0.67%) Military
14 19 (0.63%) Local Government
14 19 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 18 (0.60%) Billing
16 16 (0.53%) Financial Institution
17 13 (0.43%) Spanish Language
18 12 (0.40%) Electronics
19 8 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 653 (21.78%) Developer
2 575 (19.18%) Analyst
3 336 (11.21%) SharePoint Developer
4 256 (8.54%) Architect
5 236 (7.87%) Consultant
6 213 (7.10%) Project Manager
7 169 (5.64%) Administrator
8 144 (4.80%) Business Analyst
9 127 (4.24%) PMO Analyst
10 123 (4.10%) SharePoint Analyst
11 117 (3.90%) Support Engineer
12 113 (3.77%) SharePoint Consultant
13 100 (3.34%) SharePoint Architect
14 99 (3.30%) SharePoint Administrator
15 92 (3.07%) .NET Developer
16 91 (3.04%) Solutions Architect
17 88 (2.94%) Support Analyst
18 72 (2.40%) CRM Developer
19 69 (2.30%) SQL Developer
20 63 (2.10%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 582 (19.41%) .NET
2 258 (8.61%) HTML
3 210 (7.00%) ASP.NET
4 208 (6.94%) CSS
5 168 (5.60%) jQuery
6 115 (3.84%) Web Services
7 110 (3.67%) XML
8 98 (3.27%) .NET Framework
9 58 (1.93%) HTML5
10 49 (1.63%) WCF
11 44 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (1.43%) SOAP
13 39 (1.30%) REST
14 38 (1.27%) AngularJS
15 37 (1.23%) Entity Framework
16 36 (1.20%) Ajax
17 29 (0.97%) XSLT
18 25 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 22 (0.73%) Classic ASP
20 18 (0.60%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 232 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 153 (5.10%) Management Information System
3 106 (3.54%) Data Centre
4 64 (2.13%) User Experience
5 53 (1.77%) Blackberry
6 42 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 37 (1.23%) Clustering
8 30 (1.00%) PMI
9 29 (0.97%) NHS
9 29 (0.97%) Statistics
10 28 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (0.90%) Visualisation
12 26 (0.87%) Wiki
13 24 (0.80%) Social Media
14 21 (0.70%) PKI
15 20 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
16 19 (0.63%) Fat Client
16 19 (0.63%) Thin Client
17 18 (0.60%) Client/Server
17 18 (0.60%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 664 (22.15%) Windows
2 368 (12.27%) Windows Server
3 189 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 169 (5.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 106 (3.54%) Linux
6 105 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 100 (3.34%) Windows 7
8 77 (2.57%) Unix
9 73 (2.43%) Windows 10
10 42 (1.40%) Windows 8
11 35 (1.17%) Windows XP
12 33 (1.10%) Apple iOS
13 23 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (0.77%) Solaris
14 20 (0.67%) Mac OS X
15 17 (0.57%) Android
16 10 (0.33%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.13%) Windows Vista
19 3 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (14.94%) Migration
2 410 (13.68%) Project Management
3 383 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
4 321 (10.71%) ITIL
5 320 (10.67%) CRM
6 268 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
7 201 (6.70%) PRINCE2
8 196 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 155 (5.17%) Change Management
10 151 (5.04%) Workflow
11 130 (4.34%) Change Control
12 125 (4.17%) Configuration Management
13 117 (3.90%) Content Management
14 103 (3.44%) Scrum
15 96 (3.20%) MVC
16 95 (3.17%) Service Delivery
17 92 (3.07%) Data Migration
18 89 (2.97%) Business Analysis
19 88 (2.94%) Service Management
20 84 (2.80%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 682 (22.75%) SQL
2 471 (15.71%) C#
3 349 (11.64%) PowerShell
4 318 (10.61%) JavaScript
5 115 (3.84%) T-SQL
6 95 (3.17%) Java
7 70 (2.33%) VBScript
8 69 (2.30%) VB
9 62 (2.07%) VB.NET
10 58 (1.93%) VBA
11 56 (1.87%) C
12 32 (1.07%) PHP
13 24 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 18 (0.60%) Shell Script
15 17 (0.57%) C++
16 15 (0.50%) FQL
17 10 (0.33%) Python
17 10 (0.33%) VB6
18 9 (0.30%) XAML
19 7 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 491 (16.38%) Security Cleared
2 336 (11.21%) SC Cleared
3 169 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 151 (5.04%) Degree
5 90 (3.00%) DV Cleared
6 80 (2.67%) MCSE
7 56 (1.87%) ISTQB
8 52 (1.73%) ISEB
9 44 (1.47%) PMI Certification
10 39 (1.30%) MCITP
11 34 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 33 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
12 33 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 33 (1.10%) MCTS
13 32 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
13 32 (1.07%) PMP
14 29 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
15 26 (0.87%) MCSA
16 21 (0.70%) MCSD
17 20 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (2.77%) SLA
2 79 (2.64%) QA
3 30 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 24 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
5 20 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.27%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (0.17%) P3O
10 4 (0.13%) GxP
11 3 (0.10%) FATCA
11 3 (0.10%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.10%) WAI
11 3 (0.10%) WCAG
12 2 (0.067%) GPG13
12 2 (0.067%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.033%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.033%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.033%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.033%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 471 (15.71%) Active Directory
2 193 (6.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (3.14%) Hyper-V
4 56 (1.87%) vSphere
5 42 (1.40%) XenApp
6 36 (1.20%) XenDesktop
7 32 (1.07%) VMware ESX
8 24 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (0.60%) UAG
10 14 (0.47%) NFS
10 14 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
11 12 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 12 (0.40%) Terminal Services
12 10 (0.33%) Xen
13 9 (0.30%) ISA Server
13 9 (0.30%) VMware Server
14 7 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (0.23%) Samba
15 6 (0.20%) Terminal Server
15 6 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 119 (3.97%) SCCM
2 84 (2.80%) SCOM
3 58 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
4 23 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
5 22 (0.73%) Puppet
6 20 (0.67%) Backup Exec
7 15 (0.50%) AirWatch
8 13 (0.43%) Windows Intune
9 12 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 12 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (0.37%) SCOrch
11 10 (0.33%) WMI
12 9 (0.30%) HP SIM
13 8 (0.27%) NetBackup
13 8 (0.27%) SCDPM
13 8 (0.27%) SCSM
13 8 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 7 (0.23%) IBM BigFix
15 6 (0.20%) Control-M
15 6 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1247 (41.59%) Microsoft
2 287 (9.57%) VMware
3 218 (7.27%) Oracle
4 168 (5.60%) Citrix
5 165 (5.50%) HP
6 115 (3.84%) SAP
7 80 (2.67%) Remedy
8 74 (2.47%) Cisco
9 50 (1.67%) IBM
10 42 (1.40%) Tableau
11 41 (1.37%) Nintex
12 40 (1.33%) Cognos
13 32 (1.07%) Dell
13 32 (1.07%) Intel Security
13 32 (1.07%) Lotus
13 32 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
14 31 (1.03%) ServiceNow
14 31 (1.03%) Symantec
15 30 (1.00%) NetApp
16 27 (0.90%) EMC
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