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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 388 395 304
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -91
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 21 29 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.12% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.48% 0.64% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 56
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£400 £508 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.18% +19.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £363 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £354 £373
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -5.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
- +126.08%
SharePoint Server
England

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
4343 4525 3968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.84% 18.66% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3136 3127 2607
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £253 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 79 157
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.82 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +8 6 £400 - 5
Beckenham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Wembley - - - -
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 64 (94.12%) SharePoint
2 38 (55.88%) .NET
2 38 (55.88%) SQL Server
3 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 29 (42.65%) C#
5 28 (41.18%) SharePoint 2013
6 27 (39.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET
8 22 (32.35%) SQL
9 20 (29.41%) Windows
10 19 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (26.47%) HTML
11 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
11 18 (26.47%) CSS
12 15 (22.06%) Active Directory
12 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
12 15 (22.06%) WCF
12 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (20.59%) MS Office
13 14 (20.59%) Visual Studio
13 14 (20.59%) XML
13 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
14 13 (19.12%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (17.65%) T-SQL
15 12 (17.65%) Finance
15 12 (17.65%) jQuery
16 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (16.18%) IIS
17 10 (14.71%) Intranet
17 10 (14.71%) InfoPath

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 64 (94.12%) SharePoint
2 28 (41.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 27 (39.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (16.18%) IIS
5 6 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Foundation
6 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.94%) CMS
7 2 (2.94%) MS Project Server
7 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.94%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.47%) Lync
8 1 (1.47%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.47%) Content Management Server
8 1 (1.47%) Apache
8 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) MS Office
1 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.71%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.94%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.47%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) Intranet
2 8 (11.76%) Extranet
3 3 (4.41%) DNS
3 3 (4.41%) LAN
4 2 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.94%) Firewall
4 2 (2.94%) WAN
4 2 (2.94%) DHCP
4 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.94%) Internet
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.47%) Network Security
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.47%) SAN
5 1 (1.47%) Wireless
5 1 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.35%) PerformancePoint
5 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.94%) OLAP
7 2 (2.94%) MS Access
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.47%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.47%) DB2
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (20.59%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.94%) NUnit
5 1 (1.47%) FxCop
5 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.47%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Advertising
3 2 (2.94%) Law
3 2 (2.94%) Legal
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) German Language
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (52.94%) Developer
2 32 (47.06%) SharePoint Developer
3 15 (22.06%) Consultant
4 14 (20.59%) SharePoint Consultant
5 11 (16.18%) Architect
6 7 (10.29%) SharePoint Architect
6 7 (10.29%) Administrator
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.82%) SharePoint Administrator
8 5 (7.35%) Senior SharePoint Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
10 3 (4.41%) Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (2.94%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
11 2 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.94%) Solutions Consultant
11 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Consultant
11 2 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (2.94%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.88%) .NET
2 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET
3 18 (26.47%) HTML
3 18 (26.47%) CSS
4 15 (22.06%) WCF
5 14 (20.59%) XML
6 12 (17.65%) jQuery
7 9 (13.24%) XSLT
8 8 (11.76%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 8 (11.76%) Silverlight
9 7 (10.29%) WF
9 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.29%) Web Services
10 5 (7.35%) JSON
11 4 (5.88%) Ajax
12 3 (4.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (4.41%) REST
12 3 (4.41%) WPF
12 3 (4.41%) XHTML
12 3 (4.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (1.47%) Open Source
4 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.47%) Derivative
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.41%) Windows
2 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.47%) Solaris
6 1 (1.47%) Linux
6 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.47%) UNIX
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (13.24%) Document Management
4 8 (11.76%) Workflow
5 7 (10.29%) Migration
5 7 (10.29%) CRM
5 7 (10.29%) RUP
6 6 (8.82%) Change Management
7 5 (7.35%) MVC
7 5 (7.35%) OO
7 5 (7.35%) Analytics
7 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.88%) Information Architecture
9 3 (4.41%) UML
9 3 (4.41%) ITIL
9 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (2.94%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.94%) SOA
10 2 (2.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.65%) C#
2 22 (32.35%) SQL
3 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
5 12 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.35%) C++
7 4 (5.88%) Java
8 2 (2.94%) VB
8 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.47%) X++
9 1 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.82%) Degree
3 4 (5.88%) MCSA
3 4 (5.88%) MCTS
4 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.94%) MCITP
6 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
1 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 15 (22.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.47%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (1.47%) SCOM
2 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Citrix
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle
4 3 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.41%) VMware
4 3 (4.41%) Nintex
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) AppSense
6 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.47%) Endeca
6 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.47%) Sun
6 1 (1.47%) Dell
6 1 (1.47%) EMC
6 1 (1.47%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.47%) NetApp
6 1 (1.47%) Lotus
6 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.47%) Stellent
6 1 (1.47%) FatWire