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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 55 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 730 834 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.53% 3.82% 4.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.84% 20.64% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 557 504
Average daily rate
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£400 £415 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £270 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 18
Average hourly rate £37.00 £18.70 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.86% -23.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £140.00 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
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
3875 4041 3743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.74% 18.49% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2716 2718 2439
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 73 135
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £34.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -12 171 £400 -5.88% 111
Canary Wharf +11 6 £450 +19.20%
Bromley +7 5 £363 -6.45% 3
Enfield -2 4 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -7 3 £365 +64.04% 1
Docklands, London +4 2 £438 +6.06%
Harrow -2 2 £325 +51.16% 1
Paddington - 2 - - 1
Westminster - 2 - -
Uxbridge +1 1 £350 +25.00%
Croydon -14 1 £425 +2.40%
Hounslow - 1 - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Edgware - - - - 1
Carshalton - - - -
Rainham - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 573 (35.79%) Microsoft
2 365 (22.80%) Finance
3 362 (22.61%) SQL Server
4 360 (22.49%) .NET
5 354 (22.11%) Windows
6 345 (21.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 335 (20.92%) SQL
8 328 (20.49%) C#
9 304 (18.99%) MS Excel
10 297 (18.55%) SharePoint 2010
11 251 (15.68%) Agile Software Development
12 225 (14.05%) Project Management
13 210 (13.12%) HTML
14 200 (12.49%) MS Office
15 195 (12.18%) JavaScript
15 195 (12.18%) Active Directory
16 188 (11.74%) Banking
17 179 (11.18%) CSS
18 169 (10.56%) Migration
19 157 (9.81%) ITIL
20 153 (9.56%) VMware
21 152 (9.49%) MS PowerPoint
22 147 (9.18%) ASP.NET
23 126 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
24 125 (7.81%) MS Project
25 122 (7.62%) CRM
26 119 (7.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 118 (7.37%) Office 365
28 116 (7.25%) jQuery
29 113 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 345 (21.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 297 (18.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 99 (6.18%) MS Exchange
4 95 (5.93%) IIS
5 87 (5.43%) Lync
6 58 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 54 (3.37%) SharePoint Server
8 48 (3.00%) CMS
9 45 (2.81%) BizTalk Server
10 30 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
11 28 (1.75%) WebSphere
12 23 (1.44%) Apache
12 23 (1.44%) Office Communications Server
13 21 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
14 18 (1.12%) Tomcat
14 18 (1.12%) Documentum
15 17 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
16 14 (0.87%) IBM Notes
17 13 (0.81%) OpenStack
17 13 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 304 (18.99%) MS Excel
2 200 (12.49%) MS Office
3 152 (9.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 125 (7.81%) MS Project
5 96 (6.00%) MS Visio
6 46 (2.87%) InfoPath
7 22 (1.37%) PowerPivot
8 17 (1.06%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.12%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.062%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.062%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.062%) ProjectWise
12 1 (0.062%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 83 (5.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.25%) Remedy AR System
5 4 (0.25%) Endur
6 3 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 3 (0.19%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.12%) Bond Adapt
7 2 (0.12%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.12%) CA Clarity
7 2 (0.12%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.12%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.12%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 118 (7.37%) Office 365
2 61 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.75%) IaaS
4 11 (0.69%) PaaS
5 8 (0.50%) SaaS
5 8 (0.50%) Yammer
6 5 (0.31%) GitHub
7 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.12%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.062%) Force.com
8 1 (0.062%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 106 (6.62%) Intranet
2 66 (4.12%) DNS
3 59 (3.69%) VPN
3 59 (3.69%) SAN
4 52 (3.25%) Firewall
5 44 (2.75%) TCP/IP
6 39 (2.44%) Internet
7 31 (1.94%) DHCP
8 30 (1.87%) WAN
9 29 (1.81%) LDAP
10 28 (1.75%) NAS
11 27 (1.69%) LAN
12 25 (1.56%) SSL
12 25 (1.56%) VLAN
13 19 (1.19%) Network Security
14 18 (1.12%) MPLS
14 18 (1.12%) Wireless
14 18 (1.12%) NetScaler
15 16 (1.00%) VoIP
15 16 (1.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 362 (22.61%) SQL Server
2 119 (7.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 106 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 85 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 67 (4.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 48 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
7 45 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (2.19%) Relational Database
9 27 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (1.31%) Oracle Database
11 19 (1.19%) PerformancePoint
12 17 (1.06%) OLAP
12 17 (1.06%) EDRMS
12 17 (1.06%) QlikView
13 16 (1.00%) MS Access
14 15 (0.94%) Microsoft Power View
14 15 (0.94%) RDBMS
15 12 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 8 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 87 (5.43%) Visual Studio
2 84 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (1.94%) JIRA
4 16 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 13 (0.81%) MSBuild
6 9 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
7 8 (0.50%) NUnit
7 8 (0.50%) MSTest
7 8 (0.50%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.44%) Axure RP
9 6 (0.37%) Selenium
9 6 (0.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 6 (0.37%) Git (software)
10 5 (0.31%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.31%) Subversion
11 4 (0.25%) PeopleTools
11 4 (0.25%) Serena SBM
11 4 (0.25%) WiX
11 4 (0.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 365 (22.80%) Finance
2 188 (11.74%) Banking
3 78 (4.87%) Investment Banking
4 42 (2.62%) Legal
5 40 (2.50%) Advertising
6 38 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 27 (1.69%) Publishing
8 25 (1.56%) Retail
9 24 (1.50%) Marketing
10 23 (1.44%) Law
11 19 (1.19%) French Language
12 17 (1.06%) Back Office
13 13 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.50%) Front Office
15 7 (0.44%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.25%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.25%) Local Government
16 4 (0.25%) Billing
17 3 (0.19%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 451 (28.17%) Developer
2 348 (21.74%) Analyst
3 235 (14.68%) SharePoint Developer
4 181 (11.31%) Architect
5 124 (7.75%) Consultant
6 122 (7.62%) Project Manager
7 106 (6.62%) Business Analyst
8 69 (4.31%) Administrator
9 64 (4.00%) SharePoint Architect
10 58 (3.62%) Support Analyst
11 51 (3.19%) SharePoint Consultant
12 45 (2.81%) PMO Analyst
13 42 (2.62%) .NET Developer
14 39 (2.44%) Senior Developer
15 35 (2.19%) Solutions Architect
15 35 (2.19%) Technical Architect
16 32 (2.00%) Support Engineer
17 29 (1.81%) SharePoint Administrator
17 29 (1.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 28 (1.75%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (22.49%) .NET
2 210 (13.12%) HTML
3 179 (11.18%) CSS
4 147 (9.18%) ASP.NET
5 116 (7.25%) jQuery
6 90 (5.62%) XML
7 84 (5.25%) Web Services
8 65 (4.06%) HTML5
9 55 (3.44%) WCF
10 54 (3.37%) Ajax
11 37 (2.31%) XSLT
12 34 (2.12%) Middleware
12 34 (2.12%) .NET Framework
13 33 (2.06%) CSS3
14 26 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (1.50%) JSON
16 19 (1.19%) SOAP
17 16 (1.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 15 (0.94%) REST
19 14 (0.87%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 107 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 49 (3.06%) User Experience
4 44 (2.75%) Clustering
5 33 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 33 (2.06%) Blackberry
6 28 (1.75%) Replication
6 28 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (1.50%) NHS
8 21 (1.31%) Thin Client
8 21 (1.31%) Fat Client
9 20 (1.25%) Visualisation
10 17 (1.06%) Wiki
11 15 (0.94%) Smartphone
11 15 (0.94%) PKI
12 13 (0.81%) Statistics
12 13 (0.81%) Taxonomies
13 12 (0.75%) Handset
14 11 (0.69%) iPad
14 11 (0.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 354 (22.11%) Windows
2 113 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (5.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 79 (4.93%) Windows 7
5 51 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (2.69%) Linux
7 29 (1.81%) UNIX
8 27 (1.69%) Windows XP
9 20 (1.25%) Windows 8
10 16 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (0.87%) Solaris
12 11 (0.69%) Windows Vista
13 10 (0.62%) Android
14 9 (0.56%) SUSE
15 7 (0.44%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.31%) HPUX
17 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.12%) CentOS
17 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (15.68%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (14.05%) Project Management
3 169 (10.56%) Migration
4 157 (9.81%) ITIL
5 126 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
6 122 (7.62%) CRM
7 112 (7.00%) PRINCE2
8 105 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 98 (6.12%) Workflow
10 91 (5.68%) Change Management
11 67 (4.18%) MVC
12 64 (4.00%) Scrum
13 62 (3.87%) Document Management
13 62 (3.87%) ETL
14 55 (3.44%) Content Management
15 54 (3.37%) Data Modelling
16 52 (3.25%) Business Analysis
17 48 (3.00%) Service Delivery
18 44 (2.75%) User Acceptance Testing
19 43 (2.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 335 (20.92%) SQL
2 328 (20.49%) C#
3 195 (12.18%) JavaScript
4 101 (6.31%) PowerShell
5 57 (3.56%) Java
5 57 (3.56%) VBA
6 52 (3.25%) T-SQL
7 30 (1.87%) VB
8 27 (1.69%) VBScript
9 23 (1.44%) Shell Script
10 22 (1.37%) VB.NET
11 20 (1.25%) Korn
12 14 (0.87%) Bash Shell
13 13 (0.81%) Jython
14 12 (0.75%) PHP
15 11 (0.69%) C-shell
15 11 (0.69%) PL/SQL
15 11 (0.69%) Perl
15 11 (0.69%) C++
15 11 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 104 (6.50%) Security Cleared
2 82 (5.12%) Degree
3 77 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 73 (4.56%) SC Cleared
5 34 (2.12%) PMI Certification
6 30 (1.87%) MCITP
7 25 (1.56%) PMP
8 23 (1.44%) MCSE
8 23 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 21 (1.31%) MCP
10 17 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 13 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (0.81%) ISEB
12 11 (0.69%) A+ Certification
13 10 (0.62%) MCDST
13 10 (0.62%) DV Cleared
14 9 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (0.56%) MCTS
15 8 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (0.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.19%) QA
2 23 (1.44%) SLA
3 10 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.56%) COBIT
5 8 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.50%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.31%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.19%) WAI
8 2 (0.12%) GxP
8 2 (0.12%) EMIR
8 2 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.062%) P3O
9 1 (0.062%) FATCA
9 1 (0.062%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.062%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.062%) WCAG
System Software
1 195 (12.18%) Active Directory
2 88 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 50 (3.12%) vSphere
5 38 (2.37%) XenApp
6 23 (1.44%) XenDesktop
7 22 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 18 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (0.87%) UAG
10 13 (0.81%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
11 9 (0.56%) ISA Server
12 8 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
13 7 (0.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 7 (0.44%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.31%) vCloud
15 5 (0.31%) XenServer
16 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 70 (4.37%) SCCM
2 39 (2.44%) SCOM
3 21 (1.31%) HP SIM
4 18 (1.12%) SCVMM
5 16 (1.00%) EdgeSight
6 10 (0.62%) CA SiteMinder
6 10 (0.62%) Backup Exec
6 10 (0.62%) SCOrch
7 9 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (0.50%) BMC PATROL
8 8 (0.50%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 7 (0.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 7 (0.44%) Puppet
10 5 (0.31%) Control-M
11 4 (0.25%) WSUS
11 4 (0.25%) OpenSSO
11 4 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (0.19%) CA Spectrum
12 3 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 3 (0.19%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 573 (35.79%) Microsoft
2 153 (9.56%) VMware
3 110 (6.87%) Citrix
4 99 (6.18%) HP
5 79 (4.93%) Oracle
6 66 (4.12%) SAP
7 57 (3.56%) IBM
8 56 (3.50%) Cisco
9 34 (2.12%) Tableau
10 31 (1.94%) Dell
11 25 (1.56%) Nintex
11 25 (1.56%) ServiceNow
11 25 (1.56%) Veritas
12 23 (1.44%) CA
12 23 (1.44%) Remedy
12 23 (1.44%) Business Objects
13 22 (1.37%) Bloomberg
13 22 (1.37%) BMC
14 21 (1.31%) Red Hat
15 19 (1.19%) EMC
London
EarthStream Global
Rate: From £350 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £20 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £400 - 450 per day + .
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £125 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Conspicuous
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day limited company basis
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £140 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £22 - £25 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £280 - £315 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago