The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 51 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 824 864 1020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.60% 3.56% 3.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.07% 20.06% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 566 645
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 26
Average hourly rate £20.50 £25.25 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.81% -32.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £12.90 £16.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £59.00 £57.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -19.00%
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4320 4308 4553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.86% 17.77% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2848 2731 2906
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 144 159
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 £12.50 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
SharePoint
England

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 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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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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 0 187 £416 +4.06% 83
Canary Wharf +23 12 £325 +47.72%
Uxbridge +2 8 £260 -48.89%
Kingston Upon Thames -5 6 £325 -18.75% 2
Croydon +4 5 £400 +28.82%
Brentford -3 4 £233 -16.96%
Docklands, London +4 2 £406 +47.72% 3
Bromley +2 1 - -
Barking - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Romford - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 623 (35.95%) Microsoft
2 472 (27.24%) Finance
3 455 (26.26%) SQL Server
4 444 (25.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 384 (22.16%) .NET
6 360 (20.77%) SQL
7 356 (20.54%) MS Excel
8 349 (20.14%) Windows
9 299 (17.25%) SharePoint 2013
10 277 (15.98%) HTML
11 266 (15.35%) C#
12 263 (15.18%) Project Management
13 234 (13.50%) MS Office
14 213 (12.29%) ASP.NET
15 210 (12.12%) JavaScript
16 206 (11.89%) Active Directory
17 205 (11.83%) CSS
18 198 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 175 (10.10%) Banking
20 171 (9.87%) ITIL
21 167 (9.64%) Migration
22 162 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
23 158 (9.12%) Intranet
24 152 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
25 149 (8.60%) jQuery
26 144 (8.31%) PRINCE2
27 140 (8.08%) VMware
27 140 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
28 136 (7.85%) Visual Studio
29 133 (7.67%) MS PowerPoint

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 444 (25.62%) SharePoint 2010
2 299 (17.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 118 (6.81%) MS Exchange
4 104 (6.00%) IIS
5 86 (4.96%) CMS
6 81 (4.67%) Lync
7 74 (4.27%) SharePoint Server
8 57 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 43 (2.48%) IBM Notes
9 43 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
10 32 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
11 29 (1.67%) MS Project Server
12 26 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 25 (1.44%) Umbraco
14 23 (1.33%) WordPress
14 23 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
15 15 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
16 14 (0.81%) DNN
17 12 (0.69%) Office Communications Server
18 11 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 356 (20.54%) MS Excel
2 234 (13.50%) MS Office
3 133 (7.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 108 (6.23%) MS Project
5 71 (4.10%) MS Visio
6 50 (2.89%) InfoPath
7 40 (2.31%) PowerPivot
8 29 (1.67%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.46%) Adobe Captivate
10 7 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.29%) ProjectWise
12 4 (0.23%) RoboHelp
12 4 (0.23%) Acrobat
12 4 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.12%) Open Workbench
14 1 (0.058%) CPLEX
14 1 (0.058%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 92 (5.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.58%) WebTrends
3 7 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.35%) CA Clarity
5 5 (0.29%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.29%) ION MarketView
6 4 (0.23%) Tridion
6 4 (0.23%) Maximo
6 4 (0.23%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.23%) SAP SRM
6 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.17%) Misys Midas
7 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.17%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.17%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 78 (4.50%) Office 365
2 34 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.46%) SaaS
4 5 (0.29%) GitHub
5 4 (0.23%) Force.com
6 3 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.12%) PaaS
7 2 (0.12%) IaaS
8 1 (0.058%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 158 (9.12%) Intranet
2 72 (4.15%) DNS
3 61 (3.52%) Firewall
4 57 (3.29%) SAN
5 37 (2.14%) Internet
6 36 (2.08%) DHCP
7 34 (1.96%) LAN
7 34 (1.96%) VPN
8 32 (1.85%) WAN
9 26 (1.50%) Extranet
10 20 (1.15%) TCP/IP
10 20 (1.15%) NAS
11 19 (1.10%) Wireless
12 17 (0.98%) LDAP
12 17 (0.98%) HTTP
13 16 (0.92%) VoIP
14 13 (0.75%) MPLS
15 10 (0.58%) VLAN
16 8 (0.46%) SSL
17 7 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 455 (26.26%) SQL Server
2 198 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 152 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 108 (6.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 106 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 88 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
7 65 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 58 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 37 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 36 (2.08%) PerformancePoint
11 31 (1.79%) Relational Database
12 29 (1.67%) QlikView
13 24 (1.38%) MS Access
14 20 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
15 16 (0.92%) RDBMS
15 16 (0.92%) Oracle Database
16 15 (0.87%) EDRMS
17 13 (0.75%) OLAP
18 12 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
19 11 (0.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 136 (7.85%) Visual Studio
2 76 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (1.10%) JIRA
4 18 (1.04%) Subversion
5 15 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 15 (0.87%) Git (software)
6 11 (0.63%) NUnit
6 11 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (0.52%) MSBuild
8 7 (0.40%) Xcode
9 6 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (0.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 5 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (0.23%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.23%) CruiseControl
11 4 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (0.23%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.17%) Moq
12 3 (0.17%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.17%) ClearQuest
General
1 472 (27.24%) Finance
2 175 (10.10%) Banking
3 61 (3.52%) Marketing
4 57 (3.29%) Publishing
5 53 (3.06%) Legal
6 49 (2.83%) Investment Banking
7 38 (2.19%) Financial Institution
8 34 (1.96%) Advertising
9 33 (1.90%) Law
10 28 (1.62%) Retail
11 20 (1.15%) Front Office
11 20 (1.15%) Back Office
12 16 (0.92%) Telecoms
13 15 (0.87%) Billing
14 11 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.52%) Local Government
16 8 (0.46%) Games
17 6 (0.35%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 448 (25.85%) Developer
2 327 (18.87%) Analyst
3 238 (13.73%) SharePoint Developer
4 142 (8.19%) Project Manager
5 139 (8.02%) Consultant
6 135 (7.79%) Architect
7 95 (5.48%) Business Analyst
8 79 (4.56%) Administrator
9 73 (4.21%) SharePoint Consultant
10 57 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 56 (3.23%) Support Analyst
12 51 (2.94%) Coordinator
12 51 (2.94%) SharePoint Architect
13 46 (2.65%) SharePoint Administrator
14 40 (2.31%) .NET Developer
15 37 (2.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 37 (2.14%) PMO Analyst
16 36 (2.08%) Solutions Architect
17 29 (1.67%) Technical Architect
17 29 (1.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (22.16%) .NET
2 277 (15.98%) HTML
3 213 (12.29%) ASP.NET
4 205 (11.83%) CSS
5 149 (8.60%) jQuery
6 105 (6.06%) XML
7 98 (5.65%) Web Services
8 88 (5.08%) .NET Framework
9 59 (3.40%) WCF
10 57 (3.29%) Ajax
11 56 (3.23%) HTML5
12 49 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 48 (2.77%) XSLT
14 35 (2.02%) MDX
15 28 (1.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 23 (1.33%) CSS3
17 22 (1.27%) Middleware
18 19 (1.10%) Windows SharePoint Services
19 18 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 18 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 59 (3.40%) Management Information System
2 58 (3.35%) Blackberry
3 34 (1.96%) Clustering
4 29 (1.67%) Social Media
4 29 (1.67%) Hedge funds
5 28 (1.62%) NHS
6 24 (1.38%) Taxonomies
7 23 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 20 (1.15%) CMDB
9 18 (1.04%) Wiki
10 17 (0.98%) iPad
11 16 (0.92%) PMI
11 16 (0.92%) FMCG
11 16 (0.92%) Graphic Design
12 15 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (0.87%) Replication
13 13 (0.75%) E-Learning
14 11 (0.63%) Mobile App
15 9 (0.52%) iPhone
15 9 (0.52%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 349 (20.14%) Windows
2 140 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 122 (7.04%) Windows 7
4 81 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 58 (3.35%) Windows XP
6 37 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (1.85%) UNIX
8 30 (1.73%) Linux
9 13 (0.75%) Windows 8
10 12 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 11 (0.63%) Windows Vista
12 7 (0.40%) CentOS
12 7 (0.40%) Windows 2000
13 6 (0.35%) Android
14 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.058%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.058%) AIX
16 1 (0.058%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (15.18%) Project Management
2 171 (9.87%) ITIL
3 167 (9.64%) Migration
4 162 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
5 144 (8.31%) PRINCE2
6 128 (7.39%) CRM
7 116 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 105 (6.06%) Content Management
9 101 (5.83%) Change Management
10 91 (5.25%) Workflow
11 87 (5.02%) Document Management
12 85 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
13 78 (4.50%) MVC
14 70 (4.04%) Asset Management
15 68 (3.92%) Business Analysis
16 59 (3.40%) Risk Management
16 59 (3.40%) UML
17 56 (3.23%) Service Delivery
17 56 (3.23%) Configuration Management
18 49 (2.83%) OO
Programming Languages
1 360 (20.77%) SQL
2 266 (15.35%) C#
3 210 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 77 (4.44%) PowerShell
5 59 (3.40%) T-SQL
6 57 (3.29%) Java
7 29 (1.67%) VBA
8 23 (1.33%) VB.NET
9 21 (1.21%) VB
10 19 (1.10%) PHP
10 19 (1.10%) PL/SQL
11 18 (1.04%) C
12 14 (0.81%) Perl
13 11 (0.63%) Python
13 11 (0.63%) VBScript
14 8 (0.46%) Shell Script
14 8 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (0.29%) Ruby
15 5 (0.29%) C++
16 3 (0.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 122 (7.04%) Degree
2 76 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 71 (4.10%) Security Cleared
4 55 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 32 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 28 (1.62%) MCITP
7 23 (1.33%) PMI Certification
8 20 (1.15%) MCTS
9 19 (1.10%) MCSE
10 17 (0.98%) MCP
11 15 (0.87%) PMP
12 13 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 13 (0.75%) MCSD
13 9 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.40%) MCSA
15 6 (0.35%) MCDBA
15 6 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.35%) BC Cleared
16 5 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 5 (0.29%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.64%) QA
2 28 (1.62%) SLA
3 27 (1.56%) ISO 9001
4 18 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.58%) Solvency II
6 9 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.40%) ISO 9000
8 5 (0.29%) P3O
8 5 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.17%) EMIR
9 3 (0.17%) GCP
10 2 (0.12%) GxP
10 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.12%) COBIT
10 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.12%) Basel III
11 1 (0.058%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.058%) FATCA
11 1 (0.058%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.058%) GMP
System Software
1 206 (11.89%) Active Directory
2 87 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 26 (1.50%) XenApp
5 24 (1.38%) VMware ESX
6 22 (1.27%) vSphere
7 16 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.46%) ISA Server
8 8 (0.46%) Terminal Services
8 8 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (0.46%) UAG
9 7 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
9 7 (0.40%) Xen
9 7 (0.40%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.17%) vCloud
12 3 (0.17%) NFS
13 2 (0.12%) XenServer
14 1 (0.058%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 53 (3.06%) SCCM
2 35 (2.02%) SCOM
3 16 (0.92%) Backup Exec
3 16 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 13 (0.75%) Puppet
6 9 (0.52%) ARCserve
7 7 (0.40%) Opsview
7 7 (0.40%) Cobbler
7 7 (0.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 7 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (0.40%) Nagios
8 6 (0.35%) CA SiteMinder
8 6 (0.35%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 6 (0.35%) SCOrch
8 6 (0.35%) DatAdvantage
9 5 (0.29%) OpenSSO
10 4 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.23%) Control-M
10 4 (0.23%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 623 (35.95%) Microsoft
2 140 (8.08%) VMware
3 88 (5.08%) Oracle
4 86 (4.96%) Citrix
5 65 (3.75%) Cisco
6 55 (3.17%) SAP
7 49 (2.83%) HP
8 43 (2.48%) Lotus
9 36 (2.08%) Sitecore
10 34 (1.96%) Symantec
11 32 (1.85%) Adobe
11 32 (1.85%) Business Objects
12 31 (1.79%) NetApp
13 30 (1.73%) IBM
14 26 (1.50%) Nintex
15 21 (1.21%) EPiServer
15 21 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
16 20 (1.15%) Cognos
17 16 (0.92%) Bloomberg
17 16 (0.92%) EMC
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