The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 59 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 737 896 926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.31% 3.79% 4.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.45% 21.11% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 615 569
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 12 16
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.23 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £49.62 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% -
SharePoint
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
4223 4244 3966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.96% 17.95% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2826 2931 2549
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 73 138
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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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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 -10 200 £413 +11.48% 84
Croydon +3 19 £350 -20.00% 2
Uxbridge -5 9 £375 +44.23%
Canary Wharf -1 8 £525 +144.18%
Bromley +12 6 £300 -14.28%
Brentford -1 5 £310 +26.53% 1
Kingston Upon Thames 0 4 £325 +91.17% 2
Feltham -2 3 £336 -39.95%
Romford - 3 £275 - 2
Ealing -3 2 £368 +5.00%
Enfield - 2 - -
Harrow -2 1 £325 +51.16%
Twickenham -8 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £375 - 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 527 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 383 (26.07%) Finance
3 334 (22.74%) .NET
4 323 (21.99%) SQL
5 319 (21.72%) SQL Server
6 288 (19.61%) MS Excel
7 287 (19.54%) C#
8 284 (19.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 277 (18.86%) Windows
10 257 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
11 233 (15.86%) SharePoint 2010
12 215 (14.64%) MS Office
13 212 (14.43%) Project Management
14 185 (12.59%) HTML
15 168 (11.44%) CSS
15 168 (11.44%) Migration
16 164 (11.16%) JavaScript
17 160 (10.89%) Active Directory
18 159 (10.82%) ITIL
19 145 (9.87%) Office 365
20 144 (9.80%) CRM
20 144 (9.80%) Banking
21 137 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
22 130 (8.85%) ASP.NET
23 128 (8.71%) VMware
24 123 (8.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 120 (8.17%) MS PowerPoint
25 120 (8.17%) MS Project
26 117 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
27 113 (7.69%) Citrix

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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
1 284 (19.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 233 (15.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 93 (6.33%) Lync
4 84 (5.72%) MS Exchange
5 82 (5.58%) IIS
6 40 (2.72%) CMS
7 38 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 32 (2.18%) SharePoint Server
9 26 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
11 20 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
12 19 (1.29%) Office Communications Server
13 18 (1.23%) OpenStack
14 15 (1.02%) Confluence
14 15 (1.02%) WebSphere
15 12 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 11 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
17 10 (0.68%) FileNet
18 9 (0.61%) IBM Notes
18 9 (0.61%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 288 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 215 (14.64%) MS Office
3 120 (8.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 120 (8.17%) MS Project
4 95 (6.47%) MS Visio
5 36 (2.45%) InfoPath
5 36 (2.45%) PowerPivot
6 9 (0.61%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.27%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.27%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.068%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.068%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.068%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.068%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 104 (7.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.27%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.27%) Endur
6 3 (0.20%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.14%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.14%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.14%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.14%) Remedy AR System
7 2 (0.14%) Primavera
7 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.068%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.068%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.068%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.068%) Summit
8 1 (0.068%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 145 (9.87%) Office 365
2 59 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (1.50%) IaaS
4 19 (1.29%) Yammer
5 9 (0.61%) PaaS
5 9 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.41%) IBM Blueworks
7 4 (0.27%) SaaS
8 3 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.20%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.20%) Google Drive
9 2 (0.14%) GitHub
9 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 109 (7.42%) Intranet
2 65 (4.42%) SAN
3 51 (3.47%) DNS
4 42 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 38 (2.59%) VPN
5 38 (2.59%) Firewall
6 36 (2.45%) Network Security
7 35 (2.38%) NAS
8 28 (1.91%) Internet
9 27 (1.84%) LDAP
10 25 (1.70%) VLAN
10 25 (1.70%) DHCP
11 23 (1.57%) WAN
12 22 (1.50%) LAN
13 20 (1.36%) NetScaler
14 14 (0.95%) Extranet
15 13 (0.88%) SSL
16 12 (0.82%) MPLS
17 9 (0.61%) FTP
18 8 (0.54%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (21.72%) SQL Server
2 123 (8.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 104 (7.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 84 (5.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 67 (4.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 66 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
7 50 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (1.97%) Relational Database
9 23 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (1.29%) QlikView
11 17 (1.16%) EDRMS
12 16 (1.09%) Microsoft Power View
13 15 (1.02%) OLAP
13 15 (1.02%) MS Access
14 13 (0.88%) MySQL
14 13 (0.88%) PerformancePoint
15 12 (0.82%) Oracle Database
16 11 (0.75%) RDBMS
17 9 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 8 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 83 (5.65%) Visual Studio
2 64 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (2.72%) JIRA
4 10 (0.68%) Selenium
5 9 (0.61%) LoadRunner
5 9 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (0.48%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 6 (0.41%) Git (software)
8 5 (0.34%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.34%) Subversion
8 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.27%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.27%) MSBuild
9 4 (0.27%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.27%) NUnit
9 4 (0.27%) PeopleTools
10 3 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.20%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.14%) Hudson
11 2 (0.14%) FogBugz
General
1 383 (26.07%) Finance
2 144 (9.80%) Banking
3 56 (3.81%) Investment Banking
4 39 (2.65%) Legal
5 36 (2.45%) Retail
6 32 (2.18%) Law
7 31 (2.11%) Marketing
8 28 (1.91%) Telecoms
9 23 (1.57%) Back Office
9 23 (1.57%) Advertising
10 17 (1.16%) French Language
11 16 (1.09%) Publishing
12 12 (0.82%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.68%) Front Office
14 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.41%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.34%) Billing
17 4 (0.27%) German Language
18 3 (0.20%) Manufacturing
18 3 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 399 (27.16%) Developer
2 318 (21.65%) Analyst
3 201 (13.68%) SharePoint Developer
4 123 (8.37%) Architect
5 111 (7.56%) Project Manager
6 104 (7.08%) Consultant
7 102 (6.94%) Business Analyst
8 72 (4.90%) Administrator
9 39 (2.65%) SharePoint Consultant
9 39 (2.65%) Support Engineer
10 38 (2.59%) Support Analyst
11 37 (2.52%) PMO Analyst
12 36 (2.45%) SharePoint Architect
13 34 (2.31%) .NET Developer
14 32 (2.18%) Solutions Architect
15 31 (2.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 31 (2.11%) Data Analyst
16 29 (1.97%) Senior Developer
16 29 (1.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 28 (1.91%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (22.74%) .NET
2 185 (12.59%) HTML
3 168 (11.44%) CSS
4 130 (8.85%) ASP.NET
5 97 (6.60%) jQuery
6 81 (5.51%) XML
7 75 (5.11%) Web Services
8 49 (3.34%) HTML5
8 49 (3.34%) Ajax
9 29 (1.97%) WCF
9 29 (1.97%) CSS3
10 28 (1.91%) Middleware
11 26 (1.77%) XSLT
12 23 (1.57%) MDX
13 21 (1.43%) REST
14 20 (1.36%) .NET Framework
15 19 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (1.29%) CAML
16 17 (1.16%) JSON
17 15 (1.02%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 117 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 52 (3.54%) User Experience
4 38 (2.59%) Computer Science
5 30 (2.04%) Replication
6 29 (1.97%) Clustering
7 25 (1.70%) NHS
8 23 (1.57%) Blackberry
9 22 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.23%) Visualisation
11 14 (0.95%) PKI
11 14 (0.95%) Statistics
11 14 (0.95%) Data Integration
12 13 (0.88%) PMI
12 13 (0.88%) Taxonomies
13 11 (0.75%) Fixed Income
14 10 (0.68%) Public Cloud
14 10 (0.68%) Wiki
14 10 (0.68%) Fat Client
14 10 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 277 (18.86%) Windows
2 88 (5.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (4.36%) Windows 7
4 41 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (2.31%) Linux
7 27 (1.84%) UNIX
8 20 (1.36%) Windows 8
9 14 (0.95%) Windows XP
10 8 (0.54%) Solaris
11 6 (0.41%) Windows Vista
11 6 (0.41%) SUSE
12 5 (0.34%) Android
13 3 (0.20%) Debian
13 3 (0.20%) HPUX
13 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.20%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.14%) CentOS
14 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (14.43%) Project Management
3 168 (11.44%) Migration
4 159 (10.82%) ITIL
5 144 (9.80%) CRM
6 137 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
7 102 (6.94%) PRINCE2
8 90 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 72 (4.90%) Workflow
10 71 (4.83%) Scrum
11 64 (4.36%) Business Analysis
12 55 (3.74%) Change Management
13 50 (3.40%) ETL
13 50 (3.40%) User Acceptance Testing
14 48 (3.27%) Document Management
15 47 (3.20%) Content Management
16 45 (3.06%) Service Delivery
17 42 (2.86%) ITSM
17 42 (2.86%) Data Modelling
18 40 (2.72%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 323 (21.99%) SQL
2 287 (19.54%) C#
3 164 (11.16%) JavaScript
4 81 (5.51%) PowerShell
5 59 (4.02%) Java
6 50 (3.40%) VBA
7 42 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 30 (2.04%) VBScript
9 21 (1.43%) VB
10 16 (1.09%) VB.NET
11 13 (0.88%) C++
11 13 (0.88%) PHP
12 12 (0.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 9 (0.61%) C
14 8 (0.54%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.48%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.48%) Perl
16 5 (0.34%) Korn
17 4 (0.27%) R
17 4 (0.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 95 (6.47%) Degree
2 61 (4.15%) Security Cleared
3 57 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (2.59%) PMI Certification
5 37 (2.52%) SC Cleared
6 26 (1.77%) MCSE
6 26 (1.77%) PMP
7 24 (1.63%) MCITP
8 19 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 16 (1.09%) MCSA
10 15 (1.02%) MCP
11 14 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (0.68%) CCNA
14 9 (0.61%) A+ Certification
15 7 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (0.41%) MCTS
16 6 (0.41%) DV Cleared
16 6 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.81%) QA
2 28 (1.91%) SLA
3 10 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.34%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.14%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.14%) EMIR
8 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.068%) Basel II
9 1 (0.068%) GxP
9 1 (0.068%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.068%) Basel III
9 1 (0.068%) FATCA
System Software
1 160 (10.89%) Active Directory
2 87 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (4.49%) Hyper-V
4 33 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
5 31 (2.11%) vSphere
6 28 (1.91%) XenApp
7 23 (1.57%) XenDesktop
7 23 (1.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 14 (0.95%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.61%) vCloud
10 8 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (0.48%) UAG
11 7 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (0.41%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.41%) ISA Server
13 5 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.27%) Samba
15 3 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 75 (5.11%) SCCM
2 40 (2.72%) SCOM
3 22 (1.50%) SCVMM
4 16 (1.09%) EdgeSight
4 16 (1.09%) HP SIM
5 9 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.41%) CA Single Sign-On
7 5 (0.34%) Legato
7 5 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 4 (0.27%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.27%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.27%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (0.20%) OpenSSO
9 3 (0.20%) WSUS
10 2 (0.14%) Puppet
10 2 (0.14%) vMotion
10 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 527 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 128 (8.71%) VMware
3 113 (7.69%) Citrix
4 70 (4.77%) Oracle
5 64 (4.36%) HP
6 61 (4.15%) IBM
7 46 (3.13%) SAP
8 40 (2.72%) Cisco
9 28 (1.91%) ServiceNow
9 28 (1.91%) Dell
10 27 (1.84%) Remedy
11 24 (1.63%) Veritas
12 23 (1.57%) Veeam
12 23 (1.57%) Nintex
13 21 (1.43%) CA
13 21 (1.43%) Business Objects
14 17 (1.16%) Sun
14 17 (1.16%) EMC
15 16 (1.09%) Nimsoft
15 16 (1.09%) Cognos
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