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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 57 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 818 865 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.48% 3.68% 3.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.35% 19.33% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 543 567
Average daily rate
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£390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £504 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 22
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -18.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £48.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -6.41%
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
4716 4474 4315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.09% 19.02% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3212 2940 2747
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 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 96 138
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £13.13 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £48.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +15 238 £393 -5.42% 49
Canary Wharf -2 20 £400 +28.00%
Bromley +1 6 £250 - 2
Docklands, London -1 5 £263 -44.73%
Kingston Upon Thames -8 3 £390 +20.00% 1
Twickenham - 3 £125 -
Brentford -1 2 £325 +39.78%
Croydon -23 2 £350 -18.60% 1
Hayes - 2 £360 -
Hammersmith - 2 - - 1
Mayfair - 2 £329 -
Westminster 0 1 £310 -17.33%
Chessington -3 1 - -
Uxbridge -7 1 £333 +27.88%
Enfield - 1 - - 1
Teddington - 1 £250 - 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 561 (35.73%) Microsoft
2 440 (28.03%) Finance
3 359 (22.87%) SQL Server
4 343 (21.85%) SQL
5 333 (21.21%) MS Excel
6 328 (20.89%) .NET
7 314 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 278 (17.71%) Windows
9 263 (16.75%) MS Office
10 260 (16.56%) SharePoint 2010
11 247 (15.73%) C#
12 246 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
13 232 (14.78%) Project Management
14 192 (12.23%) Office 365
15 191 (12.17%) Active Directory
16 190 (12.10%) Migration
17 183 (11.66%) ITIL
18 179 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
19 167 (10.64%) Banking
20 164 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 157 (10.00%) CRM
22 156 (9.94%) HTML
23 141 (8.98%) JavaScript
24 138 (8.79%) MS PowerPoint
25 137 (8.73%) CSS
26 129 (8.22%) Intranet
27 125 (7.96%) MS Project
27 125 (7.96%) VMware
28 123 (7.83%) ASP.NET
29 122 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 314 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 260 (16.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 108 (6.88%) Lync
4 95 (6.05%) MS Exchange
5 84 (5.35%) IIS
6 48 (3.06%) CMS
7 38 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 34 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
9 32 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
10 27 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
11 23 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 18 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (1.15%) LiveLink
13 16 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
14 15 (0.96%) Confluence
15 11 (0.70%) OpenStack
15 11 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
16 10 (0.64%) K2 blackpearl
17 9 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
18 8 (0.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 333 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 263 (16.75%) MS Office
3 138 (8.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 125 (7.96%) MS Project
5 103 (6.56%) MS Visio
6 42 (2.68%) InfoPath
7 39 (2.48%) PowerPivot
8 12 (0.76%) Adobe Captivate
9 11 (0.70%) Photoshop
10 9 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.32%) Open Workbench
12 3 (0.19%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.13%) RoboHelp
14 1 (0.064%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 121 (7.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.64%) WebTrends
3 10 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.32%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 5 (0.32%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.32%) CA PPM
4 5 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.19%) Maximo
7 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.13%) Exstream
7 2 (0.13%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.064%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.064%) Scribe Insight
8 1 (0.064%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.064%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 192 (12.23%) Office 365
2 69 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.97%) Yammer
4 24 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (1.02%) SaaS
5 16 (1.02%) IaaS
6 11 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.64%) Google Analytics
8 9 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (0.45%) Google Drive
10 6 (0.38%) IBM Blueworks
11 5 (0.32%) PaaS
12 4 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (0.25%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.19%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
15 1 (0.064%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 129 (8.22%) Intranet
2 75 (4.78%) DNS
3 74 (4.71%) SAN
4 45 (2.87%) DHCP
5 39 (2.48%) Network Security
6 37 (2.36%) Firewall
7 35 (2.23%) VPN
8 34 (2.17%) NAS
9 32 (2.04%) LAN
10 28 (1.78%) VLAN
11 27 (1.72%) WAN
11 27 (1.72%) Internet
12 19 (1.21%) Extranet
13 18 (1.15%) FTP
14 16 (1.02%) TCP/IP
15 15 (0.96%) VoIP
15 15 (0.96%) LDAP
16 10 (0.64%) MPLS
16 10 (0.64%) Unified Communications
17 9 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (22.87%) SQL Server
2 164 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 122 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 109 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 97 (6.18%) Data Warehouse
6 79 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 75 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (1.91%) Relational Database
9 27 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
10 25 (1.59%) EDRMS
11 23 (1.46%) QlikView
11 23 (1.46%) MS Access
11 23 (1.46%) Microsoft Power View
12 22 (1.40%) PerformancePoint
13 20 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 19 (1.21%) Big Data
15 18 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
15 18 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
16 11 (0.70%) MySQL
16 11 (0.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 89 (5.67%) Visual Studio
2 63 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (3.12%) JIRA
4 12 (0.76%) Selenium
5 10 (0.64%) Subversion
6 9 (0.57%) LoadRunner
6 9 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.38%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.38%) NUnit
8 4 (0.25%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.25%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.25%) MSTest
8 4 (0.25%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (0.19%) HP UFT
9 3 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.19%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (0.19%) Moq
9 3 (0.19%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.13%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.13%) Axure RP
General
1 440 (28.03%) Finance
2 167 (10.64%) Banking
3 54 (3.44%) Retail
3 54 (3.44%) Legal
4 45 (2.87%) Marketing
5 40 (2.55%) Investment Banking
6 36 (2.29%) Law
7 27 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 23 (1.46%) Back Office
8 23 (1.46%) Advertising
8 23 (1.46%) Publishing
9 13 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.76%) Retail Banking
11 8 (0.51%) German Language
11 8 (0.51%) Spanish Language
11 8 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.45%) Front Office
13 6 (0.38%) French Language
14 5 (0.32%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 347 (22.10%) Developer
2 342 (21.78%) Analyst
3 166 (10.57%) SharePoint Developer
4 135 (8.60%) Architect
5 119 (7.58%) Business Analyst
6 116 (7.39%) Consultant
7 111 (7.07%) Project Manager
8 67 (4.27%) Administrator
9 57 (3.63%) SharePoint Consultant
10 49 (3.12%) Solutions Architect
11 44 (2.80%) Support Engineer
11 44 (2.80%) PMO Analyst
12 43 (2.74%) Support Analyst
13 42 (2.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 42 (2.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 39 (2.48%) Data Analyst
15 35 (2.23%) Trainer
16 32 (2.04%) Coordinator
16 32 (2.04%) SharePoint Administrator
17 31 (1.97%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (20.89%) .NET
2 156 (9.94%) HTML
3 137 (8.73%) CSS
4 123 (7.83%) ASP.NET
5 100 (6.37%) jQuery
6 62 (3.95%) Web Services
6 62 (3.95%) XML
7 49 (3.12%) HTML5
8 35 (2.23%) MDX
9 34 (2.17%) .NET Framework
10 31 (1.97%) WCF
11 29 (1.85%) XSLT
12 27 (1.72%) Ajax
13 20 (1.27%) REST
14 19 (1.21%) XSL
15 17 (1.08%) AngularJS
16 16 (1.02%) XHTML
16 16 (1.02%) CSS3
17 15 (0.96%) Middleware
18 14 (0.89%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 118 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (6.11%) Data Centre
3 60 (3.82%) Management Information System
4 39 (2.48%) NHS
5 32 (2.04%) User Experience
6 29 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 26 (1.66%) Clustering
8 25 (1.59%) Blackberry
9 24 (1.53%) Visualisation
10 23 (1.46%) PMI
11 17 (1.08%) E-Learning
12 15 (0.96%) Replication
13 14 (0.89%) Taxonomies
14 11 (0.70%) Fixed Income
14 11 (0.70%) iPad
15 10 (0.64%) Data Extraction
15 10 (0.64%) Wiki
15 10 (0.64%) Grid Computing
15 10 (0.64%) Public Cloud
15 10 (0.64%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 278 (17.71%) Windows
2 92 (5.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (3.89%) Windows 7
4 47 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (2.55%) Linux
7 23 (1.46%) Android
8 21 (1.34%) UNIX
9 13 (0.83%) Apple iOS
10 11 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 11 (0.70%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.64%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.51%) VMS
13 5 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.32%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
14 4 (0.25%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.25%) Solaris
15 3 (0.19%) AIX
15 3 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (14.78%) Project Management
3 190 (12.10%) Migration
4 183 (11.66%) ITIL
5 179 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
6 157 (10.00%) CRM
7 113 (7.20%) PRINCE2
8 94 (5.99%) Business Analysis
9 91 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 85 (5.41%) Workflow
11 75 (4.78%) Change Management
12 72 (4.59%) Scrum
13 63 (4.01%) Document Management
14 57 (3.63%) ETL
15 55 (3.50%) Content Management
16 53 (3.38%) Data Analysis
17 51 (3.25%) Service Management
18 49 (3.12%) Programme Management
18 49 (3.12%) User Acceptance Testing
19 43 (2.74%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 343 (21.85%) SQL
2 247 (15.73%) C#
3 141 (8.98%) JavaScript
4 96 (6.11%) PowerShell
5 72 (4.59%) T-SQL
6 43 (2.74%) VBA
7 36 (2.29%) VB
8 29 (1.85%) Java
9 26 (1.66%) VB.NET
10 21 (1.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 18 (1.15%) VBScript
12 12 (0.76%) C
12 12 (0.76%) R
13 6 (0.38%) C++
13 6 (0.38%) PHP
14 4 (0.25%) Perl
15 3 (0.19%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.13%) Python
16 2 (0.13%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 114 (7.26%) Degree
2 51 (3.25%) PMI Certification
3 49 (3.12%) Security Cleared
4 44 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (2.17%) PMP
6 33 (2.10%) MCSE
7 24 (1.53%) SC Cleared
8 18 (1.15%) MCSA
8 18 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 15 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (0.83%) DV Cleared
11 11 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (0.70%) MCITP
12 9 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (0.57%) CCNA
13 8 (0.51%) CISSP
14 6 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (0.38%) MCP
15 5 (0.32%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.01%) QA
2 29 (1.85%) SLA
3 20 (1.27%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.25%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.19%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.13%) FATCA
8 2 (0.13%) WCAG
8 2 (0.13%) WAI
8 2 (0.13%) COBIT
9 1 (0.064%) MiFID
9 1 (0.064%) Basel II
9 1 (0.064%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.064%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.064%) Basel III
9 1 (0.064%) EMIR
9 1 (0.064%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.064%) AIFMD
System Software
1 191 (12.17%) Active Directory
2 87 (5.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (3.25%) Hyper-V
4 29 (1.85%) XenApp
5 27 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (1.59%) vSphere
7 15 (0.96%) XenDesktop
8 14 (0.89%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (0.32%) SRDF
11 5 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 5 (0.32%) NFS
12 4 (0.25%) UAG
12 4 (0.25%) vCloud
12 4 (0.25%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.25%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.13%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.064%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 59 (3.76%) SCCM
2 31 (1.97%) SCOM
3 16 (1.02%) NetBackup
4 13 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (0.70%) SCVMM
6 9 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 9 (0.57%) HP SIM
7 8 (0.51%) AirWatch
8 7 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 7 (0.45%) CA Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.45%) ARCserve
9 6 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
9 6 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.32%) DatAdvantage
10 5 (0.32%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.32%) EMC VPLEX
10 5 (0.32%) SnapMirror
10 5 (0.32%) SnapVault
11 4 (0.25%) vMotion
11 4 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 561 (35.73%) Microsoft
2 125 (7.96%) VMware
3 105 (6.69%) Citrix
4 89 (5.67%) Oracle
5 66 (4.20%) HP
6 44 (2.80%) SAP
7 39 (2.48%) IBM
8 36 (2.29%) Cisco
9 35 (2.23%) Nintex
10 27 (1.72%) Symantec
10 27 (1.72%) Remedy
11 25 (1.59%) Dell
12 22 (1.40%) Adobe
12 22 (1.40%) Google
13 21 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
14 20 (1.27%) EMC
15 18 (1.15%) Cognos
15 18 (1.15%) ServiceNow
15 18 (1.15%) Veeam
15 18 (1.15%) Tableau
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £250.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: From £450 to £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: £29k per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £430 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £75k - 90k per year + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £65k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago