The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 384 327 318
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 278 352 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.63% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.64% 3.40% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 236 213
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.13% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £12.50 £46.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -73.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £12.50 £46.54
% change year-on-year
+300.00% -73.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10543 10343 9558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.97% 18.49% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6958 6317 5934
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 376 324
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £40.02 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.30% +12.13%

SharePoint 2013
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the UK.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the UK.

SharePoint 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

SharePoint 2013 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -59 269 £378 +0.66% 56
London -54 92 £400 +11.49% 19
South East -13 62 £400 -5.88% 12
North West +17 45 £400 +3.22% 5
Cheshire - 31 £425 -
South West +4 25 £340 -2.85% 3
Berkshire +16 24 £413 +24.52% 2
Warrington - 22 £444 -
City of London +22 19 £400 - 3
East Midlands +13 16 £363 -3.33% 2
Surrey -2 11 £353 -17.05% 4
Scotland -21 11 £326 -7.00% 1
North East -22 11 £290 - 3
Buckinghamshire +16 10 £383 +33.62%
Yorkshire -10 9 £275 -24.13% 2
Milton Keynes +6 8 £415 +44.97%
Manchester -6 8 £400 -5.88% 4
West Midlands -36 8 £388 - 6
Tyne and Wear - 8 £285 - 2
Somerset +15 7 £300 +100.00% 1
Bristol +1 7 £353 -14.54% 2
West Yorkshire -6 7 £275 -24.13% 2
Derbyshire - 7 £181 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £285 - 2
Reading +5 6 £413 +4.76% 2
Northamptonshire +4 6 £400 - 2
Hampshire -1 6 £400 -5.88% 6
East of England -3 6 £280 -33.13% 3
Erskine - 6 £315 -
Bath - 6 £300 - 1

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SharePoint 2013.

1 535 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 219 (40.93%) Microsoft
3 179 (33.46%) SharePoint 2010
4 154 (28.79%) .NET
5 150 (28.04%) C#
6 142 (26.54%) Windows
7 139 (25.98%) Security Cleared
8 138 (25.79%) SQL Server
9 131 (24.49%) Migration
10 130 (24.30%) Office 365
11 120 (22.43%) PowerShell
12 113 (21.12%) JavaScript
13 111 (20.75%) SC Cleared
14 104 (19.44%) SQL
15 94 (17.57%) Windows Server
16 90 (16.82%) Active Directory
17 85 (15.89%) MS Excel
18 82 (15.33%) HTML
19 79 (14.77%) CSS
20 76 (14.21%) Windows Server 2012
21 72 (13.46%) MS Office
22 70 (13.08%) ASP.NET
23 69 (12.90%) Finance
24 63 (11.78%) MS Exchange
25 60 (11.21%) jQuery
26 59 (11.03%) Intranet
27 58 (10.84%) Workflow
28 54 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
29 53 (9.91%) IIS
29 53 (9.91%) SQL Server 2012

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 535 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 179 (33.46%) SharePoint 2010
3 63 (11.78%) MS Exchange
4 53 (9.91%) IIS
5 46 (8.60%) Skype for Business
6 31 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (5.79%) SharePoint Server
7 22 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 20 (3.74%) IBM Notes
9 14 (2.62%) CMS
10 13 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (2.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.31%) Office Communications Server
12 6 (1.12%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.93%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.56%) K2 blackpearl
15 1 (0.19%) Confluence
15 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 85 (15.89%) MS Excel
2 72 (13.46%) MS Office
3 35 (6.54%) InfoPath
4 15 (2.80%) MS Project
5 14 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (1.87%) MS Visio
7 7 (1.31%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (5.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.37%) Line 500
3 2 (0.37%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.37%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.37%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.19%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 130 (24.30%) Office 365
2 34 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.43%) IaaS
4 12 (2.24%) OneDrive
4 12 (2.24%) Yammer
5 7 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.12%) SaaS
7 5 (0.93%) PaaS
8 4 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 59 (11.03%) Intranet
2 38 (7.10%) Skype
3 28 (5.23%) DNS
4 19 (3.55%) DHCP
5 17 (3.18%) Internet
6 14 (2.62%) SAN
7 13 (2.43%) VPN
8 9 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (1.31%) Extranet
9 7 (1.31%) Firewall
9 7 (1.31%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.56%) Network Security
10 3 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.56%) WAN
11 2 (0.37%) LAN
12 1 (0.19%) 802.11
12 1 (0.19%) MIMO
12 1 (0.19%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (25.79%) SQL Server
2 53 (9.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 51 (9.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (3.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.50%) PerformancePoint
10 7 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (1.12%) InterSystems Cache
12 5 (0.93%) EDRMS
12 5 (0.93%) Power BI
13 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.75%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.56%) OLAP
14 3 (0.56%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.37%) MS Access
15 2 (0.37%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 35 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 35 (6.54%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.31%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.31%) Selenium
3 6 (1.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (1.12%) Jasmine
3 6 (1.12%) SpecFlow
4 5 (0.93%) JIRA
5 3 (0.56%) Subversion
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 69 (12.90%) Finance
2 35 (6.54%) Banking
3 26 (4.86%) Advertising
4 17 (3.18%) Publishing
5 10 (1.87%) Military
6 8 (1.50%) Law
6 8 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.50%) Retail
7 5 (0.93%) Back Office
7 5 (0.93%) Legal
7 5 (0.93%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.56%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.56%) Local Government
8 3 (0.56%) Marketing
9 2 (0.37%) Billing
9 2 (0.37%) Electronics
9 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 188 (35.14%) Developer
2 161 (30.09%) SharePoint Developer
3 76 (14.21%) Consultant
4 72 (13.46%) Analyst
5 61 (11.40%) SharePoint Consultant
6 50 (9.35%) Architect
7 45 (8.41%) Administrator
7 45 (8.41%) SharePoint Analyst
8 43 (8.04%) SharePoint Administrator
9 30 (5.61%) SharePoint Architect
10 28 (5.23%) Business Analyst
11 24 (4.49%) Designer
12 23 (4.30%) SharePoint Business Analyst
13 22 (4.11%) .NET Developer
14 19 (3.55%) Support Analyst
15 17 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
16 15 (2.80%) C# Developer
16 15 (2.80%) SharePoint Engineer
16 15 (2.80%) SharePoint Support
17 13 (2.43%) SharePoint Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (28.79%) .NET
2 82 (15.33%) HTML
3 79 (14.77%) CSS
4 70 (13.08%) ASP.NET
5 60 (11.21%) jQuery
6 37 (6.92%) .NET Framework
7 25 (4.67%) Web Services
7 25 (4.67%) XML
8 22 (4.11%) HTML5
9 18 (3.36%) Ajax
10 15 (2.80%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (2.80%) XSLT
11 12 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (2.06%) AngularJS
13 10 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (1.87%) Entity Framework
14 8 (1.50%) XHTML
15 7 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (1.31%) REST
15 7 (1.31%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.93%) Management Information System
3 16 (2.99%) Blackberry
4 10 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.68%) PKI
5 9 (1.68%) User Experience
6 7 (1.31%) Fat Client
6 7 (1.31%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.12%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.75%) Blog
8 4 (0.75%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.75%) Statistics
8 4 (0.75%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.56%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.56%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.56%) Life Science
9 3 (0.56%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.37%) NHS
10 2 (0.37%) STB
Operating Systems
1 142 (26.54%) Windows
2 94 (17.57%) Windows Server
3 76 (14.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (8.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (6.36%) Windows 10
6 18 (3.36%) Linux
7 16 (2.99%) Apple iOS
7 16 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (2.43%) Windows 8
8 13 (2.43%) Windows XP
9 9 (1.68%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.56%) Android
12 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (24.49%) Migration
2 58 (10.84%) Workflow
3 52 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (9.72%) Content Management
4 40 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (7.10%) ITIL
6 37 (6.92%) CRM
7 27 (5.05%) Project Management
8 26 (4.86%) Records Management
8 26 (4.86%) Software Engineering
9 25 (4.67%) Data Migration
9 25 (4.67%) Web Development
10 24 (4.49%) MVC
11 23 (4.30%) Information Architecture
12 22 (4.11%) Configuration Management
12 22 (4.11%) Document Management
13 21 (3.93%) Test Automation
14 20 (3.74%) SDLC
15 17 (3.18%) Coaching
15 17 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (28.04%) C#
2 120 (22.43%) PowerShell
3 113 (21.12%) JavaScript
4 104 (19.44%) SQL
5 32 (5.98%) VB.NET
6 20 (3.74%) VBA
7 13 (2.43%) VBScript
8 12 (2.24%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.50%) PHP
9 8 (1.50%) VB
10 7 (1.31%) TypeScript
11 4 (0.75%) VB6
12 3 (0.56%) Java
13 2 (0.37%) C
14 1 (0.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 139 (25.98%) Security Cleared
2 111 (20.75%) SC Cleared
3 54 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (7.48%) Degree
5 22 (4.11%) MCSE
6 10 (1.87%) MCP
6 10 (1.87%) MCSA
7 8 (1.50%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.93%) ISEB
8 5 (0.93%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.56%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.56%) MCTS
11 2 (0.37%) Dell Certification
11 2 (0.37%) HND
11 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.37%) MCITP
11 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.50%) SLA
2 6 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.93%) QA
4 3 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (0.56%) WAI
4 3 (0.56%) WCAG
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 90 (16.82%) Active Directory
2 30 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.43%) vSphere
4 13 (2.43%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.56%) UAG
6 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 32 (5.98%) SCCM
2 21 (3.93%) SCOM
3 7 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.56%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.56%) vRealize
5 1 (0.19%) MOM
Vendors
1 219 (40.93%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.92%) VMware
3 27 (5.05%) HP
4 20 (3.74%) Lotus
4 20 (3.74%) Nintex
5 17 (3.18%) Citrix
6 12 (2.24%) SAP
7 8 (1.50%) Oracle
7 8 (1.50%) Red Hat
8 5 (0.93%) 3PAR
8 5 (0.93%) NetApp
9 4 (0.75%) Sage
9 4 (0.75%) Veeam
10 3 (0.56%) Cisco
10 3 (0.56%) Remedy
10 3 (0.56%) Tableau
10 3 (0.56%) Trend Micro
11 2 (0.37%) Dell
11 2 (0.37%) OpenText
12 1 (0.19%) EMC
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