The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 401 396 395
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 13 32 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.70% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 27
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£350 £410 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £283 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £373 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.35% +3.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £26.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 - £13.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4747 4572 4529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.42% 18.87% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3278 2990 2947
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 116 112
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £47.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint Server across the London region.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in London

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Server across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Histogram in London

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server across the London region.

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in London

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 3 £350 -22.22% 1
Croydon - 1 £350 -
SharePoint Server
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SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SharePoint Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint Server.

1 33 (76.74%) SharePoint
2 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
3 19 (44.19%) Windows
4 18 (41.86%) SQL
4 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
5 17 (39.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (34.88%) HTML
6 15 (34.88%) CSS
7 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
7 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
8 12 (27.91%) .NET
9 10 (23.26%) C#
9 10 (23.26%) Web Services
9 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
9 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
9 10 (23.26%) Office 365
9 10 (23.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (23.26%) jQuery
10 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (18.60%) XML
11 8 (18.60%) Content Management
11 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (16.28%) InfoPath
12 7 (16.28%) Intranet
12 7 (16.28%) ITIL
12 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
12 7 (16.28%) Citrix
13 6 (13.95%) HTTP

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SharePoint Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (76.74%) SharePoint
2 17 (39.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (23.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
5 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (11.63%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) Lync
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.28%) InfoPath
3 6 (13.95%) MS Office
4 2 (4.65%) PowerPivot
4 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.33%) Fireworks
5 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Intranet
2 6 (13.95%) HTTP
3 4 (9.30%) DNS
4 3 (6.98%) SAN
4 3 (6.98%) SMTP
4 3 (6.98%) Firewall
4 3 (6.98%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (4.65%) WAN
5 2 (4.65%) VLAN
5 2 (4.65%) DHCP
5 2 (4.65%) LAN
5 2 (4.65%) VPN
6 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.30%) PerformancePoint
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (4.65%) OLAP
7 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
7 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.63%) Subversion
2 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.33%) NUnit
4 1 (2.33%) MSTest
4 1 (2.33%) Moq
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Architect
4 6 (13.95%) SharePoint Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Technology Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Trainer
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) CSS
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 12 (27.91%) .NET
3 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
3 10 (23.26%) Web Services
3 10 (23.26%) jQuery
4 8 (18.60%) XML
5 6 (13.95%) XSLT
5 6 (13.95%) WCF
6 5 (11.63%) XSL
7 4 (9.30%) Application Packaging
8 3 (6.98%) Middleware
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.65%) HTML5
9 2 (4.65%) LINQ
10 1 (2.33%) Silverlight
10 1 (2.33%) Ajax
10 1 (2.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 1 (2.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) Taxonomies
3 3 (6.98%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.30%) UNIX
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (18.60%) Content Management
3 7 (16.28%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Information Architecture
5 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.63%) SDLC
6 4 (9.30%) B2B
6 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.30%) Logistics
7 3 (6.98%) Line Management
7 3 (6.98%) Coaching
7 3 (6.98%) Network Management
7 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Service Management
7 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.65%) Migration
8 2 (4.65%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) C#
4 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.30%) C
5 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.65%) Java
8 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCVP
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.33%) MCP
5 1 (2.33%) MCT
5 1 (2.33%) CCNP
5 1 (2.33%) CCA
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
1 1 (2.33%) WCAG
1 1 (2.33%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.65%) XenApp
4 2 (4.65%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) ARCserve
2 2 (4.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Citrix
3 6 (13.95%) VMware
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle
5 3 (6.98%) CA
5 3 (6.98%) HP
5 3 (6.98%) Altiris
5 3 (6.98%) Symantec
5 3 (6.98%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.65%) Cognos
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco
7 1 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (2.33%) NetApp
7 1 (2.33%) NEC
7 1 (2.33%) EPiServer
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds