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 19 August 2014 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 51 55 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 884 838 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.66% 3.34% 3.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.61% 18.67% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 550 696
Average daily rate
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£390 £388 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -1.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 15 35
Average hourly rate £20.50 £26.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.64% -24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.20 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £59.60 £53.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -36.66%
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
4508 4488 4796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.64% 17.87% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2934 2896 3129
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £337
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 119 175
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 £12.75 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £57.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +10 203 £400 -5.32% 78
Canary Wharf +19 13 £313 +42.04%
Uxbridge -3 9 £450 -5.26%
Croydon +4 7 £430 +38.48% 4
Kingston Upon Thames -6 5 - - 1
Brentford -2 3 £233 -16.96%
Docklands, London +9 1 £475 +72.72% 1
Westminster 0 1 £375 +36.36%
Bromley -3 1 - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Barking - - - - 1
Ealing - - - -
Romford - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Dagenham - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 633 (36.28%) Microsoft
2 447 (25.62%) SQL Server
3 446 (25.56%) Finance
4 435 (24.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 393 (22.52%) .NET
6 381 (21.83%) Windows
7 375 (21.49%) SQL
8 362 (20.74%) MS Excel
9 350 (20.06%) SharePoint 2013
10 289 (16.56%) HTML
11 281 (16.10%) C#
12 244 (13.98%) Project Management
13 222 (12.72%) MS Office
14 221 (12.66%) Active Directory
15 217 (12.44%) ASP.NET
16 212 (12.15%) CSS
17 205 (11.75%) JavaScript
18 188 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 179 (10.26%) Migration
20 170 (9.74%) ITIL
21 165 (9.46%) Banking
22 153 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
23 150 (8.60%) jQuery
24 149 (8.54%) Intranet
25 148 (8.48%) VMware
25 148 (8.48%) SQL Server 2008
26 147 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
27 138 (7.91%) Visual Studio
28 128 (7.34%) PRINCE2
28 128 (7.34%) MS PowerPoint

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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
1 435 (24.93%) SharePoint 2010
2 350 (20.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 124 (7.11%) MS Exchange
4 110 (6.30%) IIS
5 96 (5.50%) Lync
6 87 (4.99%) CMS
7 71 (4.07%) SharePoint Server
8 68 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
9 44 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
10 37 (2.12%) IBM Notes
11 34 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
12 27 (1.55%) Umbraco
13 25 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
14 23 (1.32%) WordPress
14 23 (1.32%) MS Project Server
15 22 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 16 (0.92%) WebSphere
17 15 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
18 14 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
18 14 (0.80%) DNN
Applications
1 362 (20.74%) MS Excel
2 222 (12.72%) MS Office
3 128 (7.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 99 (5.67%) MS Project
5 73 (4.18%) MS Visio
6 45 (2.58%) InfoPath
7 41 (2.35%) PowerPivot
8 32 (1.83%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.46%) Adobe Captivate
10 6 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.29%) ProjectWise
11 5 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.23%) Acrobat
12 4 (0.23%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.057%) InDesign
13 1 (0.057%) CPLEX
13 1 (0.057%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 89 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.57%) WebTrends
5 6 (0.34%) Remedy AR System
6 5 (0.29%) ION MarketView
6 5 (0.29%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.23%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.23%) CA Clarity
7 4 (0.23%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.23%) Maximo
7 4 (0.23%) Misys Midas
7 4 (0.23%) Tridion
8 3 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.17%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.17%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 96 (5.50%) Office 365
2 38 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.34%) SaaS
3 6 (0.34%) Force.com
4 5 (0.29%) GitHub
5 4 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.17%) PaaS
6 3 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 149 (8.54%) Intranet
2 85 (4.87%) DNS
3 66 (3.78%) SAN
4 63 (3.61%) Firewall
5 45 (2.58%) DHCP
6 43 (2.46%) VPN
7 37 (2.12%) LAN
8 36 (2.06%) Internet
9 33 (1.89%) WAN
10 27 (1.55%) Extranet
11 23 (1.32%) Wireless
12 22 (1.26%) NAS
12 22 (1.26%) TCP/IP
13 19 (1.09%) HTTP
14 16 (0.92%) LDAP
15 14 (0.80%) VoIP
15 14 (0.80%) MPLS
16 13 (0.74%) SSL
17 12 (0.69%) VLAN
18 10 (0.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 447 (25.62%) SQL Server
2 188 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 148 (8.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 106 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 101 (5.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 76 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
7 62 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 57 (3.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 31 (1.78%) PerformancePoint
11 28 (1.60%) Relational Database
12 24 (1.38%) QlikView
13 19 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
13 19 (1.09%) MS Access
14 17 (0.97%) RDBMS
14 17 (0.97%) Oracle Database
15 12 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
16 11 (0.63%) Big Data
17 10 (0.57%) EDRMS
17 10 (0.57%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 138 (7.91%) Visual Studio
2 75 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (1.20%) JIRA
4 16 (0.92%) Subversion
5 14 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 14 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 13 (0.74%) NUnit
7 12 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
8 10 (0.57%) MSBuild
9 6 (0.34%) Xcode
10 5 (0.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 5 (0.29%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (0.23%) Moq
11 4 (0.23%) CruiseControl
11 4 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (0.17%) ClearQuest
12 3 (0.17%) MSTest
12 3 (0.17%) Jenkins
General
1 446 (25.56%) Finance
2 165 (9.46%) Banking
3 58 (3.32%) Marketing
4 55 (3.15%) Publishing
5 53 (3.04%) Legal
6 50 (2.87%) Investment Banking
7 46 (2.64%) Advertising
8 33 (1.89%) Law
9 30 (1.72%) Retail
9 30 (1.72%) Financial Institution
10 21 (1.20%) Back Office
11 19 (1.09%) Front Office
12 16 (0.92%) Telecoms
13 14 (0.80%) Billing
14 12 (0.69%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.40%) Games
16 5 (0.29%) Local Government
16 5 (0.29%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 455 (26.07%) Developer
2 310 (17.77%) Analyst
3 250 (14.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 150 (8.60%) Architect
5 140 (8.02%) Consultant
6 131 (7.51%) Project Manager
7 84 (4.81%) Business Analyst
8 73 (4.18%) SharePoint Consultant
9 67 (3.84%) Administrator
10 57 (3.27%) Support Analyst
10 57 (3.27%) SharePoint Architect
11 54 (3.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 52 (2.98%) Coordinator
13 41 (2.35%) SharePoint Administrator
14 39 (2.23%) PMO Analyst
15 38 (2.18%) Solutions Architect
16 36 (2.06%) .NET Developer
17 33 (1.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 31 (1.78%) Designer
19 29 (1.66%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (22.52%) .NET
2 289 (16.56%) HTML
3 217 (12.44%) ASP.NET
4 212 (12.15%) CSS
5 150 (8.60%) jQuery
6 106 (6.07%) Web Services
7 97 (5.56%) XML
8 86 (4.93%) .NET Framework
9 67 (3.84%) HTML5
10 63 (3.61%) WCF
11 61 (3.50%) Ajax
12 54 (3.09%) XSLT
13 48 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (1.78%) MDX
15 28 (1.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 27 (1.55%) CSS3
17 24 (1.38%) Middleware
18 18 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 18 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC 2
19 17 (0.97%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (3.50%) Management Information System
2 51 (2.92%) Blackberry
3 41 (2.35%) Clustering
4 31 (1.78%) NHS
5 29 (1.66%) Social Media
6 26 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 25 (1.43%) Taxonomies
8 23 (1.32%) Hedge funds
9 20 (1.15%) CMDB
10 19 (1.09%) Wiki
10 19 (1.09%) iPad
11 17 (0.97%) Replication
11 17 (0.97%) PMI
12 16 (0.92%) Visualisation
12 16 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (0.86%) FMCG
14 12 (0.69%) E-Learning
14 12 (0.69%) Graphic Design
15 11 (0.63%) Mobile App
16 10 (0.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 381 (21.83%) Windows
2 153 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 123 (7.05%) Windows 7
4 89 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 58 (3.32%) Windows XP
6 52 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (1.95%) Linux
8 30 (1.72%) UNIX
9 16 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 11 (0.63%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.52%) Windows Vista
12 8 (0.46%) Android
13 7 (0.40%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.34%) CentOS
15 4 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.057%) AIX
16 1 (0.057%) Solaris
16 1 (0.057%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (13.98%) Project Management
2 179 (10.26%) Migration
3 170 (9.74%) ITIL
4 147 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
5 128 (7.34%) PRINCE2
6 120 (6.88%) CRM
7 119 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 101 (5.79%) Content Management
9 100 (5.73%) Change Management
10 93 (5.33%) Workflow
11 86 (4.93%) Agile Software Development
12 82 (4.70%) Document Management
13 79 (4.53%) MVC
14 71 (4.07%) Asset Management
15 61 (3.50%) Business Analysis
16 57 (3.27%) UML
17 56 (3.21%) Configuration Management
18 54 (3.09%) ETL
19 52 (2.98%) Risk Management
20 48 (2.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 375 (21.49%) SQL
2 281 (16.10%) C#
3 205 (11.75%) JavaScript
4 79 (4.53%) PowerShell
5 58 (3.32%) Java
6 57 (3.27%) T-SQL
7 36 (2.06%) VBA
8 27 (1.55%) VB
9 23 (1.32%) VB.NET
10 19 (1.09%) PHP
11 17 (0.97%) PL/SQL
12 15 (0.86%) Perl
13 14 (0.80%) C
14 12 (0.69%) Python
14 12 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.52%) VBScript
16 8 (0.46%) C++
17 7 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 6 (0.34%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.34%) Korn
Qualifications
1 126 (7.22%) Degree
2 86 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 64 (3.67%) Security Cleared
4 53 (3.04%) SC Cleared
5 31 (1.78%) MCITP
6 27 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 26 (1.49%) PMI Certification
8 22 (1.26%) MCSE
9 21 (1.20%) MCTS
10 18 (1.03%) MCP
11 16 (0.92%) PMP
12 13 (0.74%) MCSD
13 9 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (0.46%) MCSA
15 6 (0.34%) MCDBA
15 6 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.34%) A+ Certification
15 6 (0.34%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.87%) QA
2 30 (1.72%) SLA
3 22 (1.26%) ISO 9001
4 18 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.46%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.34%) P3O
8 5 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.17%) EMIR
9 3 (0.17%) GCP
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.11%) GxP
10 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.11%) Basel III
10 2 (0.11%) COBIT
11 1 (0.057%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.057%) FATCA
11 1 (0.057%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.057%) GMP
System Software
1 221 (12.66%) Active Directory
2 84 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.55%) XenApp
5 26 (1.49%) vSphere
6 23 (1.32%) VMware ESX
7 16 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.63%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (0.52%) UAG
10 8 (0.46%) ISA Server
11 7 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (0.34%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.34%) Xen
13 5 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 3 (0.17%) NFS
15 3 (0.17%) vCloud
16 2 (0.11%) IAG
16 2 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 63 (3.61%) SCCM
2 42 (2.41%) SCOM
3 16 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 15 (0.86%) Puppet
4 15 (0.86%) Backup Exec
5 13 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (0.74%) SCOrch
6 9 (0.52%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 9 (0.52%) ARCserve
7 7 (0.40%) CA SiteMinder
7 7 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (0.40%) HP SIM
8 6 (0.34%) OpenSSO
8 6 (0.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 6 (0.34%) Cobbler
8 6 (0.34%) Nagios
8 6 (0.34%) DatAdvantage
8 6 (0.34%) Opsview
9 5 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 633 (36.28%) Microsoft
2 148 (8.48%) VMware
3 93 (5.33%) Oracle
4 91 (5.21%) Citrix
5 70 (4.01%) Cisco
6 68 (3.90%) HP
7 48 (2.75%) SAP
8 38 (2.18%) Sitecore
9 37 (2.12%) Lotus
10 34 (1.95%) Symantec
11 33 (1.89%) IBM
12 32 (1.83%) Adobe
13 30 (1.72%) Remedy
14 29 (1.66%) Business Objects
15 28 (1.60%) NetApp
16 25 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
16 25 (1.43%) Nintex
17 24 (1.38%) Tableau
18 23 (1.32%) EPiServer
19 22 (1.26%) Dell
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