The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 48 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 865 865 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.68% 3.56% 3.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.52% 20.01% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 565 661
Average daily rate
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£400 £396 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% +2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 32
Average hourly rate £20.50 £25.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.60% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £59.00 £56.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.41% -24.27%
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4432 4322 4628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.85% 17.81% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2910 2752 2993
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £551 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 136 162
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £14.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.15 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in London

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in London

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in London

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in London

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in London

SharePoint
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 186 £416 +4.06% 79
Canary Wharf +24 11 £313 +42.04%
Uxbridge +2 9 £260 -47.20%
Croydon +6 7 £430 +38.48% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -3 7 £325 -18.75% 1
Brentford 0 4 £233 -16.96%
Docklands, London +5 1 £475 +72.72% 2
Bromley +1 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £375 -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Barking - - - - 1
Bexley - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Romford - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SharePoint 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.

1 627 (36.12%) Microsoft
2 465 (26.79%) Finance
3 443 (25.52%) SQL Server
4 428 (24.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 381 (21.95%) .NET
6 365 (21.03%) Windows
7 362 (20.85%) SQL
8 355 (20.45%) MS Excel
9 309 (17.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 271 (15.61%) HTML
11 266 (15.32%) C#
12 254 (14.63%) Project Management
13 237 (13.65%) MS Office
14 214 (12.33%) Active Directory
15 209 (12.04%) ASP.NET
16 200 (11.52%) JavaScript
17 194 (11.18%) CSS
18 191 (11.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 178 (10.25%) Migration
20 175 (10.08%) Banking
21 167 (9.62%) ITIL
22 156 (8.99%) Intranet
23 149 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
23 149 (8.58%) Windows Server 2008
24 148 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
25 144 (8.29%) jQuery
26 143 (8.24%) VMware
27 141 (8.12%) PRINCE2
28 133 (7.66%) Visual Studio
29 130 (7.49%) MS PowerPoint

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SharePoint 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 428 (24.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 309 (17.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 122 (7.03%) MS Exchange
4 108 (6.22%) IIS
5 89 (5.13%) Lync
6 86 (4.95%) CMS
7 73 (4.21%) SharePoint Server
8 59 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 43 (2.48%) IBM Notes
10 42 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
11 31 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
12 26 (1.50%) MS Project Server
13 25 (1.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 25 (1.44%) Umbraco
14 23 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
14 23 (1.32%) WordPress
15 16 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
16 12 (0.69%) Office Communications Server
16 12 (0.69%) DNN
17 11 (0.63%) Documentum
Applications
1 355 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 237 (13.65%) MS Office
3 130 (7.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 106 (6.11%) MS Project
5 74 (4.26%) MS Visio
6 47 (2.71%) InfoPath
7 42 (2.42%) PowerPivot
8 28 (1.61%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.46%) Adobe Captivate
10 6 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.29%) ProjectWise
12 4 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.23%) Acrobat
12 4 (0.23%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.12%) Open Workbench
14 1 (0.058%) InDesign
14 1 (0.058%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 92 (5.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.52%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.35%) CA Clarity
6 5 (0.29%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.29%) ION MarketView
7 4 (0.23%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.23%) Remedy AR System
7 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.23%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.23%) Misys Midas
7 4 (0.23%) Maximo
7 4 (0.23%) Tridion
8 3 (0.17%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.17%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 85 (4.90%) Office 365
2 35 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.46%) SaaS
4 5 (0.29%) GitHub
4 5 (0.29%) Force.com
5 3 (0.17%) IaaS
5 3 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.17%) PaaS
6 1 (0.058%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 156 (8.99%) Intranet
2 78 (4.49%) DNS
3 63 (3.63%) Firewall
4 59 (3.40%) SAN
5 40 (2.30%) DHCP
6 38 (2.19%) Internet
7 37 (2.13%) VPN
8 35 (2.02%) LAN
9 31 (1.79%) WAN
10 26 (1.50%) Extranet
11 21 (1.21%) TCP/IP
11 21 (1.21%) Wireless
11 21 (1.21%) NAS
12 17 (0.98%) LDAP
12 17 (0.98%) VoIP
13 16 (0.92%) HTTP
14 14 (0.81%) MPLS
15 11 (0.63%) VLAN
16 9 (0.52%) SSL
17 8 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (25.52%) SQL Server
2 191 (11.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 148 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 105 (6.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 102 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 77 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
7 63 (3.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 58 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 36 (2.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 35 (2.02%) PerformancePoint
11 29 (1.67%) Relational Database
12 25 (1.44%) QlikView
13 23 (1.32%) MS Access
14 20 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
15 16 (0.92%) RDBMS
15 16 (0.92%) Oracle Database
16 13 (0.75%) EDRMS
17 12 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
18 11 (0.63%) Big Data
18 11 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 133 (7.66%) Visual Studio
2 75 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (1.04%) JIRA
4 17 (0.98%) Subversion
5 15 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 14 (0.81%) Git (software)
7 11 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (0.63%) NUnit
8 9 (0.52%) MSBuild
9 7 (0.40%) Xcode
10 6 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
11 5 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (0.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 5 (0.29%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.23%) CruiseControl
12 4 (0.23%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (0.17%) Moq
13 3 (0.17%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.17%) ClearQuest
General
1 465 (26.79%) Finance
2 175 (10.08%) Banking
3 59 (3.40%) Marketing
4 56 (3.23%) Legal
5 54 (3.11%) Publishing
6 48 (2.76%) Investment Banking
7 40 (2.30%) Advertising
8 37 (2.13%) Financial Institution
9 32 (1.84%) Law
10 27 (1.56%) Retail
11 20 (1.15%) Back Office
12 18 (1.04%) Front Office
13 17 (0.98%) Telecoms
14 15 (0.86%) Billing
15 11 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 11 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.52%) Local Government
17 7 (0.40%) Games
18 6 (0.35%) Retail Banking
19 3 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 447 (25.75%) Developer
2 317 (18.26%) Analyst
3 238 (13.71%) SharePoint Developer
4 141 (8.12%) Architect
5 138 (7.95%) Project Manager
6 134 (7.72%) Consultant
7 87 (5.01%) Business Analyst
8 78 (4.49%) Administrator
9 69 (3.97%) SharePoint Consultant
10 57 (3.28%) Support Analyst
11 55 (3.17%) SharePoint Architect
12 54 (3.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 52 (3.00%) Coordinator
14 45 (2.59%) SharePoint Administrator
15 37 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
15 37 (2.13%) PMO Analyst
16 36 (2.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 34 (1.96%) .NET Developer
18 29 (1.67%) Technical Architect
18 29 (1.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (21.95%) .NET
2 271 (15.61%) HTML
3 209 (12.04%) ASP.NET
4 194 (11.18%) CSS
5 144 (8.29%) jQuery
6 99 (5.70%) Web Services
7 94 (5.41%) XML
8 87 (5.01%) .NET Framework
9 58 (3.34%) WCF
10 55 (3.17%) HTML5
11 51 (2.94%) Ajax
12 47 (2.71%) XSLT
13 46 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (1.96%) MDX
15 28 (1.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 23 (1.32%) CSS3
17 19 (1.09%) Middleware
18 16 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC 2
18 16 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 15 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 60 (3.46%) Management Information System
2 57 (3.28%) Blackberry
3 38 (2.19%) Clustering
4 29 (1.67%) Social Media
5 28 (1.61%) Hedge funds
6 27 (1.56%) NHS
7 24 (1.38%) Computer Science
7 24 (1.38%) Taxonomies
8 20 (1.15%) CMDB
9 18 (1.04%) Wiki
9 18 (1.04%) iPad
10 17 (0.98%) PMI
10 17 (0.98%) FMCG
11 16 (0.92%) Graphic Design
11 16 (0.92%) Replication
12 15 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (0.63%) Mobile App
13 11 (0.63%) E-Learning
14 9 (0.52%) Equities
14 9 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 365 (21.03%) Windows
2 149 (8.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 125 (7.20%) Windows 7
4 86 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 61 (3.51%) Windows XP
6 41 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (1.67%) UNIX
7 29 (1.67%) Linux
8 12 (0.69%) Windows 8
9 11 (0.63%) Apple iOS
9 11 (0.63%) Windows Vista
9 11 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.40%) Windows 2000
11 6 (0.35%) Android
11 6 (0.35%) CentOS
12 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.058%) AIX
14 1 (0.058%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (14.63%) Project Management
2 178 (10.25%) Migration
3 167 (9.62%) ITIL
4 149 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
5 141 (8.12%) PRINCE2
6 128 (7.37%) CRM
7 118 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 104 (5.99%) Content Management
9 100 (5.76%) Change Management
10 90 (5.18%) Workflow
11 84 (4.84%) Document Management
12 78 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
13 75 (4.32%) MVC
14 71 (4.09%) Asset Management
15 66 (3.80%) Business Analysis
16 59 (3.40%) UML
17 57 (3.28%) Risk Management
18 56 (3.23%) Configuration Management
19 55 (3.17%) Service Delivery
20 50 (2.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 362 (20.85%) SQL
2 266 (15.32%) C#
3 200 (11.52%) JavaScript
4 77 (4.44%) PowerShell
5 56 (3.23%) Java
5 56 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 30 (1.73%) VBA
7 23 (1.32%) VB
8 21 (1.21%) VB.NET
9 19 (1.09%) PHP
10 18 (1.04%) C
11 17 (0.98%) PL/SQL
12 15 (0.86%) Perl
13 12 (0.69%) Python
14 11 (0.63%) VBScript
15 8 (0.46%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 7 (0.40%) C++
17 5 (0.29%) Ruby
18 3 (0.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 121 (6.97%) Degree
2 76 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 69 (3.97%) Security Cleared
4 55 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 30 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 26 (1.50%) MCITP
7 24 (1.38%) PMI Certification
8 20 (1.15%) MCTS
9 18 (1.04%) MCSE
10 17 (0.98%) MCP
11 15 (0.86%) PMP
12 14 (0.81%) MCSD
13 11 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 9 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.40%) MCSA
16 6 (0.35%) BC Cleared
16 6 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
16 6 (0.35%) MCDBA
17 5 (0.29%) A+ Certification
17 5 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.23%) QA
2 29 (1.67%) SLA
3 24 (1.38%) ISO 9001
4 18 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.52%) Solvency II
5 9 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.29%) P3O
7 4 (0.23%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.17%) EMIR
8 3 (0.17%) GCP
9 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.12%) COBIT
9 2 (0.12%) GxP
9 2 (0.12%) Basel III
10 1 (0.058%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.058%) FATCA
10 1 (0.058%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.058%) GMP
System Software
1 214 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 85 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.56%) XenApp
5 24 (1.38%) vSphere
6 23 (1.32%) VMware ESX
7 16 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.52%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.46%) ISA Server
9 8 (0.46%) UAG
10 7 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
11 6 (0.35%) Xen
11 6 (0.35%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (0.17%) vCloud
14 3 (0.17%) NFS
15 2 (0.12%) XenServer
16 1 (0.058%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 58 (3.34%) SCCM
2 39 (2.25%) SCOM
3 17 (0.98%) Backup Exec
4 15 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 14 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (0.69%) Puppet
7 10 (0.58%) SCOrch
8 9 (0.52%) ARCserve
9 7 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (0.40%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 7 (0.40%) CA SiteMinder
10 6 (0.35%) OpenSSO
10 6 (0.35%) Nagios
10 6 (0.35%) Opsview
10 6 (0.35%) DatAdvantage
10 6 (0.35%) Cobbler
10 6 (0.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 5 (0.29%) HP SIM
12 4 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 627 (36.12%) Microsoft
2 143 (8.24%) VMware
3 87 (5.01%) Oracle
3 87 (5.01%) Citrix
4 70 (4.03%) Cisco
5 55 (3.17%) HP
6 51 (2.94%) SAP
7 43 (2.48%) Lotus
8 36 (2.07%) Sitecore
8 36 (2.07%) Symantec
9 32 (1.84%) Adobe
10 31 (1.79%) IBM
11 30 (1.73%) NetApp
12 29 (1.67%) Business Objects
13 26 (1.50%) Remedy
14 23 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
14 23 (1.32%) Nintex
15 21 (1.21%) EPiServer
16 18 (1.04%) Cognos
17 17 (0.98%) Bloomberg
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Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
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Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £175 - £184.75 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Thursday - Sunday
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Huxley Associates
Rate: £275 - £300 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Solmar Finance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitve Market Rates
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