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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 62 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 696 862 864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.14% 3.81% 3.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.38% 20.89% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 580 543
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 8 26
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £15.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.36 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -6.09%
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
4249 4126 3921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.17% 18.23% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2843 2869 2495
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 60 168
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -11.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.40 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -10 191 £400 +6.66% 62
Croydon +2 19 £350 -20.00%
Canary Wharf -3 13 £450 +109.30%
Uxbridge -1 10 £375 +48.51%
Brentford -1 3 £320 +37.63% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -3 3 - -
Hayes 0 2 £360 -10.00%
Ealing -5 2 £368 +5.00%
Bromley +1 1 - -
Docklands, London -5 1 - - 1
Feltham -6 1 - -
Ilford - 1 £230 -
Romford - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £375 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 526 (35.69%) Microsoft
2 403 (27.34%) Finance
3 322 (21.85%) SQL Server
4 318 (21.57%) .NET
5 316 (21.44%) SQL
6 282 (19.13%) MS Excel
7 281 (19.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 280 (19.00%) Windows
9 260 (17.64%) Agile Software Development
10 259 (17.57%) C#
11 233 (15.81%) SharePoint 2010
12 219 (14.86%) MS Office
13 214 (14.52%) Project Management
14 186 (12.62%) ITIL
15 171 (11.60%) Migration
16 164 (11.13%) HTML
17 159 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
18 155 (10.52%) Active Directory
19 147 (9.97%) CRM
19 147 (9.97%) Office 365
20 143 (9.70%) CSS
21 142 (9.63%) JavaScript
22 138 (9.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 129 (8.75%) Banking
24 123 (8.34%) VMware
25 122 (8.28%) ASP.NET
25 122 (8.28%) MS PowerPoint
26 120 (8.14%) MS Project
26 120 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
27 113 (7.67%) Citrix

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 281 (19.06%) SharePoint 2013
2 233 (15.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 96 (6.51%) Lync
4 84 (5.70%) MS Exchange
4 84 (5.70%) IIS
5 43 (2.92%) CMS
6 37 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 35 (2.37%) SharePoint Server
8 28 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
9 23 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
10 20 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (1.09%) OpenStack
11 16 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
12 15 (1.02%) WebSphere
12 15 (1.02%) Confluence
13 13 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 11 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (0.68%) FileNet
16 9 (0.61%) K2 blackpearl
16 9 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 282 (19.13%) MS Excel
2 219 (14.86%) MS Office
3 122 (8.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 120 (8.14%) MS Project
5 92 (6.24%) MS Visio
6 39 (2.65%) PowerPivot
7 34 (2.31%) InfoPath
8 10 (0.68%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
9 6 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.34%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.27%) Open Workbench
12 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.068%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.068%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 106 (7.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.61%) WebTrends
5 7 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.27%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.20%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 3 (0.20%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.20%) thinkFolio
8 3 (0.20%) CA PPM
9 2 (0.14%) Exstream
9 2 (0.14%) Remedy AR System
9 2 (0.14%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.14%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (0.14%) Endur
9 2 (0.14%) Primavera
9 2 (0.14%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.14%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 147 (9.97%) Office 365
2 52 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.83%) Yammer
4 25 (1.70%) IaaS
5 12 (0.81%) PaaS
6 11 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.41%) SaaS
7 6 (0.41%) IBM Blueworks
8 5 (0.34%) Google Drive
9 4 (0.27%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.27%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
11 1 (0.068%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.068%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.068%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 108 (7.33%) Intranet
2 67 (4.55%) SAN
3 57 (3.87%) DNS
4 40 (2.71%) Network Security
4 40 (2.71%) Firewall
5 38 (2.58%) VPN
6 37 (2.51%) TCP/IP
7 36 (2.44%) NAS
8 33 (2.24%) LAN
9 31 (2.10%) WAN
10 29 (1.97%) LDAP
11 28 (1.90%) DHCP
12 27 (1.83%) VLAN
13 21 (1.42%) Internet
14 18 (1.22%) NetScaler
15 17 (1.15%) Extranet
16 13 (0.88%) SSL
17 11 (0.75%) HTTP
18 10 (0.68%) MPLS
18 10 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 138 (9.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 111 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (5.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 81 (5.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 71 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
7 56 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 32 (2.17%) Relational Database
9 25 (1.70%) EDRMS
10 20 (1.36%) Microsoft Power View
11 19 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (1.29%) QlikView
12 17 (1.15%) PerformancePoint
13 16 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 16 (1.09%) OLAP
14 13 (0.88%) MS Access
15 12 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (0.81%) MySQL
15 12 (0.81%) RDBMS
16 10 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 79 (5.36%) Visual Studio
2 60 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (2.85%) JIRA
4 11 (0.75%) Selenium
5 10 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (0.61%) LoadRunner
7 7 (0.47%) Subversion
8 6 (0.41%) NUnit
8 6 (0.41%) Git (software)
9 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (0.34%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.34%) MSBuild
10 4 (0.27%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.27%) PeopleTools
10 4 (0.27%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 3 (0.20%) MSTest
11 3 (0.20%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.14%) SilkCentral
General
1 403 (27.34%) Finance
2 129 (8.75%) Banking
3 47 (3.19%) Legal
4 43 (2.92%) Investment Banking
5 41 (2.78%) Retail
6 33 (2.24%) Marketing
7 32 (2.17%) Law
8 26 (1.76%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.63%) Back Office
10 20 (1.36%) Advertising
11 18 (1.22%) French Language
11 18 (1.22%) Publishing
12 13 (0.88%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.47%) German Language
14 6 (0.41%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.41%) Front Office
15 5 (0.34%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.27%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 362 (24.56%) Developer
2 307 (20.83%) Analyst
3 178 (12.08%) SharePoint Developer
4 127 (8.62%) Architect
5 108 (7.33%) Consultant
6 107 (7.26%) Project Manager
7 99 (6.72%) Business Analyst
8 65 (4.41%) Administrator
9 44 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
10 42 (2.85%) SharePoint Consultant
10 42 (2.85%) Support Engineer
11 38 (2.58%) PMO Analyst
12 36 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 34 (2.31%) SharePoint Architect
13 34 (2.31%) Support Analyst
14 33 (2.24%) .NET Developer
15 32 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 31 (2.10%) Data Analyst
17 29 (1.97%) Desktop Support
18 27 (1.83%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (21.57%) .NET
2 164 (11.13%) HTML
3 143 (9.70%) CSS
4 122 (8.28%) ASP.NET
5 85 (5.77%) jQuery
6 78 (5.29%) XML
7 73 (4.95%) Web Services
8 45 (3.05%) Ajax
9 41 (2.78%) HTML5
10 32 (2.17%) WCF
11 26 (1.76%) Middleware
12 25 (1.70%) XSLT
13 23 (1.56%) .NET Framework
13 23 (1.56%) MDX
14 21 (1.42%) CSS3
15 20 (1.36%) REST
16 18 (1.22%) CAML
17 14 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (0.95%) JSON
17 14 (0.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 120 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (4.34%) Management Information System
3 43 (2.92%) User Experience
4 35 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 30 (2.04%) NHS
6 28 (1.90%) Clustering
7 24 (1.63%) Replication
8 20 (1.36%) Visualisation
9 17 (1.15%) PMI
9 17 (1.15%) Blackberry
10 14 (0.95%) Statistics
10 14 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (0.88%) PKI
11 13 (0.88%) Taxonomies
11 13 (0.88%) Data Integration
12 12 (0.81%) Fixed Income
13 10 (0.68%) Derivative
13 10 (0.68%) E-Learning
14 8 (0.54%) Wiki
14 8 (0.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 280 (19.00%) Windows
2 86 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (3.66%) Windows 7
4 39 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (2.24%) Linux
7 20 (1.36%) UNIX
8 18 (1.22%) Android
9 17 (1.15%) Windows 8
10 12 (0.81%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.47%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.47%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.34%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.20%) Debian
14 3 (0.20%) Solaris
15 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.14%) CentOS
15 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.14%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (17.64%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (14.52%) Project Management
3 186 (12.62%) ITIL
4 171 (11.60%) Migration
5 159 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
6 147 (9.97%) CRM
7 104 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 102 (6.92%) PRINCE2
9 72 (4.88%) Workflow
10 69 (4.68%) Business Analysis
11 68 (4.61%) Scrum
12 58 (3.93%) Change Management
13 56 (3.80%) Document Management
14 52 (3.53%) User Acceptance Testing
15 49 (3.32%) ITSM
16 48 (3.26%) ETL
17 47 (3.19%) Service Management
17 47 (3.19%) Service Delivery
18 46 (3.12%) Data Modelling
19 42 (2.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 316 (21.44%) SQL
2 259 (17.57%) C#
3 142 (9.63%) JavaScript
4 75 (5.09%) PowerShell
5 50 (3.39%) VBA
6 49 (3.32%) T-SQL
7 42 (2.85%) Java
8 26 (1.76%) VBScript
9 20 (1.36%) VB
9 20 (1.36%) VB.NET
10 14 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 12 (0.81%) C++
12 10 (0.68%) PHP
13 8 (0.54%) C
14 6 (0.41%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.34%) R
16 4 (0.27%) Groovy
16 4 (0.27%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.27%) SQR
17 3 (0.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 104 (7.06%) Degree
2 59 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 52 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (2.51%) PMI Certification
5 32 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 26 (1.76%) MCSE
7 21 (1.42%) PMP
8 19 (1.29%) MCITP
8 19 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 17 (1.15%) MCSA
9 17 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 11 (0.75%) CCNA
11 11 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (0.68%) DV Cleared
12 10 (0.68%) MCP
13 8 (0.54%) CISSP
14 6 (0.41%) MCTS
15 5 (0.34%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.00%) QA
2 31 (2.10%) SLA
3 12 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.41%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.20%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.14%) EMIR
9 1 (0.068%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.068%) Basel III
9 1 (0.068%) FATCA
9 1 (0.068%) GxP
9 1 (0.068%) Basel II
System Software
1 155 (10.52%) Active Directory
2 88 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (4.27%) Hyper-V
4 33 (2.24%) vSphere
5 31 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (1.97%) XenApp
7 23 (1.56%) XenDesktop
8 17 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 16 (1.09%) VMware ESX
10 8 (0.54%) ISA Server
11 7 (0.47%) vCloud
11 7 (0.47%) UAG
12 6 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.27%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.27%) Samba
14 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.14%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 74 (5.02%) SCCM
2 41 (2.78%) SCOM
3 19 (1.29%) SCVMM
4 14 (0.95%) HP SIM
5 13 (0.88%) EdgeSight
5 13 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (0.54%) AirWatch
7 5 (0.34%) SCOrch
7 5 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
7 5 (0.34%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.27%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 4 (0.27%) vMotion
9 3 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (0.20%) Legato
9 3 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.20%) WSUS
10 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 526 (35.69%) Microsoft
2 123 (8.34%) VMware
3 113 (7.67%) Citrix
4 76 (5.16%) Oracle
5 61 (4.14%) HP
6 60 (4.07%) IBM
7 52 (3.53%) SAP
8 38 (2.58%) Cisco
9 32 (2.17%) Remedy
10 26 (1.76%) ServiceNow
11 25 (1.70%) Business Objects
11 25 (1.70%) Dell
12 23 (1.56%) Nintex
13 22 (1.49%) Cognos
14 20 (1.36%) Veeam
15 18 (1.22%) CA
15 18 (1.22%) Veritas
16 15 (1.02%) Adobe
17 13 (0.88%) Nimsoft
17 13 (0.88%) Apple
London
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Thames Tideway Tunnel
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago