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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 72 74 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1413 1447 1843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.05% 2.85% 3.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.03% 16.84% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 914 912 1187
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 58 68
Median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £12.43 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £40.50 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.06 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+35.67% +33.65%
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
8298 8593 9199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.89% 16.91% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5339 5464 5914
Median daily rate £425 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 241 335
Median hourly rate £19.31 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.96% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.46 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £42.75 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.29 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+21.65% -9.70%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +19 628 £400 +1.65% 68
South East -22 222 £375 -6.25% 53
South West +4 137 £350 - 36
West Midlands +2 109 £400 +2.56% 6
Yorkshire +19 77 £350 -6.66% 10
North East -8 70 £338 +3.05% 2
East of England +9 68 £368 -8.00% 8
North West -41 59 £350 - 21
East Midlands -13 42 £350 +3.70% 9
Midlands +1 3 £500 -
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 1502 (47.35%) Microsoft
2 791 (24.94%) Office 365
3 653 (20.59%) MS Excel
4 649 (20.46%) .NET
5 638 (20.11%) Windows
6 630 (19.86%) SQL Server
7 620 (19.55%) Finance
8 588 (18.54%) SQL
9 583 (18.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 535 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
11 531 (16.74%) C#
12 490 (15.45%) Active Directory
13 468 (14.75%) Migration
14 458 (14.44%) MS Office
15 428 (13.49%) Security Cleared
16 426 (13.43%) JavaScript
17 388 (12.23%) SharePoint 2010
18 367 (11.57%) CRM
19 365 (11.51%) Microsoft Azure
20 345 (10.88%) HTML
21 342 (10.78%) Project Management
22 341 (10.75%) Skype for Business
23 316 (9.96%) ITIL
24 312 (9.84%) MS PowerPoint
25 303 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
26 291 (9.17%) SC Cleared
27 286 (9.02%) Dynamics CRM
28 269 (8.48%) CSS
29 259 (8.17%) ASP.NET
30 252 (7.94%) Windows Server

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
1 583 (18.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 388 (12.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 341 (10.75%) Skype for Business
4 212 (6.68%) MS Exchange
5 181 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
6 125 (3.94%) IIS
7 108 (3.40%) SharePoint Server
8 105 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 99 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2010
10 57 (1.80%) CMS
11 52 (1.64%) Confluence
12 42 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
13 27 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
13 27 (0.85%) WebSphere
14 24 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
15 21 (0.66%) IBM Notes
16 20 (0.63%) Documentum
16 20 (0.63%) MS Project Server
17 18 (0.57%) Drupal
18 14 (0.44%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 653 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 458 (14.44%) MS Office
3 312 (9.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 186 (5.86%) MS Project
5 179 (5.64%) MS Visio
6 83 (2.62%) InfoPath
7 43 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
8 13 (0.41%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.16%) InDesign
11 4 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.13%) Maya
11 4 (0.13%) RoboHelp
12 3 (0.095%) Adobe After Effects
12 3 (0.095%) Open Workbench
13 2 (0.063%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.032%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.032%) GIMP
14 1 (0.032%) ProjectWise
14 1 (0.032%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 286 (9.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 87 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
3 34 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
4 22 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
6 6 (0.19%) SAP SRM
7 5 (0.16%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.13%) Primavera
8 4 (0.13%) Sage X3
9 3 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.095%) OpenText MBPM
9 3 (0.095%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.095%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.063%) Adobe Campaign
10 2 (0.063%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.063%) Unica
11 1 (0.032%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 791 (24.94%) Office 365
2 365 (11.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 137 (4.32%) Yammer
4 120 (3.78%) OneDrive
5 53 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 39 (1.23%) IaaS
7 24 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (0.73%) PaaS
8 23 (0.73%) SaaS
9 16 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
11 12 (0.38%) G Suite
12 9 (0.28%) GitHub
13 6 (0.19%) Boomi
13 6 (0.19%) Trello
14 5 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
15 4 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 4 (0.13%) Google Analytics
16 3 (0.095%) Data Lake Analytics
16 3 (0.095%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 229 (7.22%) Skype
2 160 (5.04%) Intranet
3 133 (4.19%) DNS
4 103 (3.25%) DHCP
5 78 (2.46%) SAN
6 73 (2.30%) Firewall
7 53 (1.67%) Internet
8 47 (1.48%) WAN
9 46 (1.45%) TCP/IP
10 43 (1.36%) VPN
11 41 (1.29%) VoIP
12 39 (1.23%) LAN
13 36 (1.13%) Extranet
14 29 (0.91%) LDAP
14 29 (0.91%) Unified Communications
15 26 (0.82%) NAS
16 20 (0.63%) Network Security
17 18 (0.57%) Kerberos
18 17 (0.54%) HTTP
19 14 (0.44%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 630 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 237 (7.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 169 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 102 (3.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 95 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 92 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
6 92 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 53 (1.67%) Power BI
8 50 (1.58%) Relational Database
9 39 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 35 (1.10%) Oracle Database
11 33 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
12 26 (0.82%) Hadoop
13 25 (0.79%) NoSQL
14 23 (0.73%) MS Access
14 23 (0.73%) MySQL
15 22 (0.69%) EDRMS
15 22 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
15 22 (0.69%) PerformancePoint
16 21 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 218 (6.87%) Visual Studio
2 167 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 117 (3.69%) JIRA
4 33 (1.04%) Git (software)
5 28 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
6 26 (0.82%) Subversion
7 23 (0.73%) TeamCity
8 19 (0.60%) Jenkins
9 18 (0.57%) NUnit
9 18 (0.57%) Zephyr
10 17 (0.54%) Selenium
11 12 (0.38%) MSTest
12 11 (0.35%) ClearCase
13 10 (0.32%) JIRA Agile
13 10 (0.32%) SpecFlow
14 9 (0.28%) Eclipse
14 9 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 9 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 7 (0.22%) FxCop
15 7 (0.22%) StyleCop
General
1 620 (19.55%) Finance
2 189 (5.96%) Banking
3 175 (5.52%) Advertising
4 143 (4.51%) Retail
5 91 (2.87%) Legal
6 89 (2.81%) Telecoms
7 78 (2.46%) Marketing
8 64 (2.02%) Manufacturing
9 48 (1.51%) Publishing
10 34 (1.07%) Investment Banking
11 31 (0.98%) Local Government
12 25 (0.79%) Financial Institution
12 25 (0.79%) Law
13 23 (0.73%) Back Office
14 22 (0.69%) Electronics
15 21 (0.66%) Spanish Language
16 19 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
17 18 (0.57%) Billing
18 14 (0.44%) French Language
18 14 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 814 (25.66%) Developer
2 481 (15.16%) Analyst
3 432 (13.62%) SharePoint Developer
4 277 (8.73%) Architect
5 267 (8.42%) Consultant
6 231 (7.28%) Project Manager
7 218 (6.87%) Administrator
8 139 (4.38%) .NET Developer
8 139 (4.38%) SharePoint Consultant
9 128 (4.04%) Business Analyst
10 118 (3.72%) SharePoint Administrator
11 105 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
11 105 (3.31%) Support Engineer
12 96 (3.03%) PMO Analyst
13 74 (2.33%) CRM Developer
14 72 (2.27%) SharePoint Architect
15 71 (2.24%) SharePoint Analyst
16 65 (2.05%) Support Analyst
17 57 (1.80%) SQL Developer
18 56 (1.77%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 649 (20.46%) .NET
2 345 (10.88%) HTML
3 269 (8.48%) CSS
4 259 (8.17%) ASP.NET
5 222 (7.00%) jQuery
6 196 (6.18%) XML
7 193 (6.08%) Web Services
8 115 (3.63%) WCF
9 96 (3.03%) AngularJS
10 80 (2.52%) .NET Framework
10 80 (2.52%) REST
11 78 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 78 (2.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 67 (2.11%) SOAP
13 60 (1.89%) HTML5
14 58 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 52 (1.64%) Ajax
15 52 (1.64%) JSON
16 46 (1.45%) COM
17 37 (1.17%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 229 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (3.40%) Management Information System
3 67 (2.11%) Data Centre
4 54 (1.70%) e-Learning
5 53 (1.67%) User Experience
6 47 (1.48%) Computer Science
7 41 (1.29%) Virtual Team
8 32 (1.01%) PKI
9 31 (0.98%) Blackberry
9 31 (0.98%) Clustering
10 28 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (0.88%) Social Network
11 27 (0.85%) Data Integration
12 26 (0.82%) Fixed Income
12 26 (0.82%) NHS
12 26 (0.82%) Taxonomies
13 25 (0.79%) Mobile App
13 25 (0.79%) Visualisation
14 24 (0.76%) Replication
15 22 (0.69%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 638 (20.11%) Windows
2 252 (7.94%) Windows Server
3 168 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 144 (4.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 105 (3.31%) Windows 7
6 100 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 63 (1.99%) Linux
8 55 (1.73%) Windows 10
9 52 (1.64%) Unix
10 32 (1.01%) Windows XP
11 30 (0.95%) Android
11 30 (0.95%) Apple iOS
12 29 (0.91%) Windows 8
13 21 (0.66%) Solaris
14 9 (0.28%) zOS
15 6 (0.19%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.16%) AIX
16 5 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.095%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.095%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
2 468 (14.75%) Migration
3 367 (11.57%) CRM
4 342 (10.78%) Project Management
5 316 (9.96%) ITIL
6 303 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
7 239 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 234 (7.38%) Workflow
9 202 (6.37%) PRINCE2
10 176 (5.55%) MVC
11 149 (4.70%) Change Management
12 137 (4.32%) Scrum
13 112 (3.53%) Business Analysis
14 111 (3.50%) Service Management
15 110 (3.47%) SDLC
16 106 (3.34%) Document Management
17 98 (3.09%) Data Management
18 95 (2.99%) Programme Management
19 92 (2.90%) Service Delivery
20 83 (2.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 588 (18.54%) SQL
2 531 (16.74%) C#
3 426 (13.43%) JavaScript
4 236 (7.44%) PowerShell
5 151 (4.76%) Java
6 118 (3.72%) T-SQL
7 79 (2.49%) VB.NET
8 72 (2.27%) C
9 56 (1.77%) VBA
10 47 (1.48%) VB
11 33 (1.04%) PHP
12 24 (0.76%) TypeScript
13 23 (0.73%) C++
14 22 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 17 (0.54%) Groovy
15 17 (0.54%) VB6
16 13 (0.41%) PL/SQL
16 13 (0.41%) Python
16 13 (0.41%) VBScript
17 11 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 428 (13.49%) Security Cleared
2 291 (9.17%) SC Cleared
3 164 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 158 (4.98%) Degree
5 112 (3.53%) DV Cleared
6 79 (2.49%) MCSE
7 50 (1.58%) BPSS Clearance
8 35 (1.10%) PMI Certification
9 31 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
10 30 (0.95%) PMP
11 27 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
12 26 (0.82%) ISEB
13 25 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 24 (0.76%) MCSA
15 23 (0.73%) CISSP
15 23 (0.73%) MCITP
16 18 (0.57%) CCNA
17 16 (0.50%) ISTQB
17 16 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 13 (0.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (2.27%) SLA
2 59 (1.86%) QA
3 39 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 20 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.54%) COBIT
5 17 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.22%) ISO 9000
8 5 (0.16%) ISO22301
8 5 (0.16%) JSP 440
8 5 (0.16%) P3O
9 4 (0.13%) Basel III
9 4 (0.13%) Def Stans
9 4 (0.13%) GAMP
9 4 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.13%) PMBOK
9 4 (0.13%) WCAG
10 2 (0.063%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.063%) SEPA
11 1 (0.032%) ISO20022
System Software
1 490 (15.45%) Active Directory
2 123 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (3.06%) Hyper-V
4 28 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
4 28 (0.88%) XenApp
5 20 (0.63%) VMware ESX
5 20 (0.63%) vSphere
6 19 (0.60%) Terminal Services
7 15 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
8 14 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 13 (0.41%) ISA Server
9 13 (0.41%) XenDesktop
10 11 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (0.28%) BitLocker
11 9 (0.28%) Firmware
12 8 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.16%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.13%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.095%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 105 (3.31%) SCCM
2 54 (1.70%) SCOM
3 27 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
4 26 (0.82%) NetBackup
5 17 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (0.47%) CA Single Sign-On
6 15 (0.47%) WSUS
7 12 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 10 (0.32%) AirWatch
8 10 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (0.28%) Tivoli
10 8 (0.25%) Puppet
11 7 (0.22%) Control-M
11 7 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
11 7 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 7 (0.22%) Nagios
12 6 (0.19%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.19%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1502 (47.35%) Microsoft
2 189 (5.96%) Oracle
3 178 (5.61%) VMware
4 165 (5.20%) SAP
5 103 (3.25%) Citrix
6 94 (2.96%) HP
7 78 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
8 70 (2.21%) Cisco
9 56 (1.77%) Nintex
10 53 (1.67%) IBM
10 53 (1.67%) Remedy
11 45 (1.42%) Dell
12 43 (1.36%) Infor
13 39 (1.23%) Atlassian
14 36 (1.13%) Sitecore
15 31 (0.98%) Google
16 28 (0.88%) EMC
17 27 (0.85%) Intel Security
18 24 (0.76%) Symantec
19 23 (0.73%) Lotus
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Rate: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Company Benefits on top
Posted: 13 hours ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Rate: From £300 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Rate £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £26 - £42 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £380 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
National Audit Office
Rate: From £34,777 to £42,166 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Rate: From £170 to £175 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £150 - £160 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £34000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago