The table below looks at the statistics for the SharePoint Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SharePoint Architect
Rank 540 560 538
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Architect 64 27 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.051% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.055% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 14 31
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£500 £459 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% +1.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £343 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52574 48917 53715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.59% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32287 29427 30052
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2054 2082 2685
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

SharePoint Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SharePoint Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

SharePoint Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

SharePoint Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SharePoint Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +13 62 £500 +11.11% 5
London +40 38 £500 +11.11% 3
City of London +40 12 £438 - 1
South East -14 7 £525 +13.51%
South West - 5 £425 -
East of England - 5 £450 -
Surrey - 3 £525 -
Reading +19 2 £540 -
Berkshire 0 2 £540 +2.85%
North West -10 2 £450 -6.49% 1
Manchester -14 2 £450 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
West Midlands - 2 £431 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £450 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Woking - - - -
York - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Malmesbury - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Coventry - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -

SharePoint Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint Architect in their job title 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 with SharePoint Architect in their job title.

1 109 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 55 (50.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 48 (44.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
5 34 (31.19%) .NET
6 32 (29.36%) SQL Server
7 27 (24.77%) Migration
8 23 (21.10%) C#
9 22 (20.18%) HTML
9 22 (20.18%) ASP.NET
9 22 (20.18%) CSS
10 21 (19.27%) Office 365
11 20 (18.35%) jQuery
12 19 (17.43%) MS Excel
13 16 (14.68%) Workflow
13 16 (14.68%) HTML5
14 15 (13.76%) Web Services
15 14 (12.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (12.84%) InfoPath
15 14 (12.84%) WCF
16 13 (11.93%) SharePoint Server
16 13 (11.93%) XSLT
16 13 (11.93%) SQL
17 12 (11.01%) XML
18 11 (10.09%) PowerShell
18 11 (10.09%) Windows
18 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
18 11 (10.09%) SOA
19 10 (9.17%) Web Development
19 10 (9.17%) Security Cleared

SharePoint Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint Architect in their job title 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 with SharePoint Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 109 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 55 (50.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 48 (44.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (11.93%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (3.67%) Lync
6 3 (2.75%) Alfresco
6 3 (2.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.75%) IIS
6 3 (2.75%) CMS
7 2 (1.83%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.83%) SharePoint Foundation
8 1 (0.92%) Confluence
8 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (17.43%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.84%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.75%) MS Office
4 2 (1.83%) MS Project
5 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Tridion
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.92%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.27%) Office 365
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) Intranet
2 5 (4.59%) LDAP
3 4 (3.67%) DMZ
3 4 (3.67%) Firewall
4 3 (2.75%) Extranet
5 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.83%) DNS
6 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.36%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (9.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.75%) PerformancePoint
9 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.92%) MySQL
10 1 (0.92%) OLAP
10 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.92%) DTS
10 1 (0.92%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.83%) FxCop
3 2 (1.83%) NUnit
General
1 8 (7.34%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.83%) Advertising
3 2 (1.83%) Banking
3 2 (1.83%) Local Government
3 2 (1.83%) French Language
4 1 (0.92%) Marketing
4 1 (0.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.92%) Publishing
4 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.92%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.19%) .NET
2 22 (20.18%) ASP.NET
2 22 (20.18%) CSS
2 22 (20.18%) HTML
3 20 (18.35%) jQuery
4 16 (14.68%) HTML5
5 15 (13.76%) Web Services
6 14 (12.84%) WCF
7 13 (11.93%) XSLT
8 12 (11.01%) XML
9 9 (8.26%) .NET Framework
9 9 (8.26%) LINQ
10 7 (6.42%) WF
10 7 (6.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (5.50%) JSON
12 5 (4.59%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 3 (2.75%) REST
14 2 (1.83%) Middleware
14 2 (1.83%) SOAP
15 1 (0.92%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.83%) NHS
2 2 (1.83%) Clustering
3 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.92%) BBC
3 1 (0.92%) Wiki
3 1 (0.92%) FMCG
3 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
3 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.09%) Windows
2 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.77%) Migration
2 16 (14.68%) Workflow
3 11 (10.09%) SOA
4 10 (9.17%) Web Development
5 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (8.26%) MVC
6 8 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (7.34%) CRM
6 8 (7.34%) EAI
7 7 (6.42%) Project Management
7 7 (6.42%) Content Management
7 7 (6.42%) Business Analysis
7 7 (6.42%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (4.59%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (4.59%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (4.59%) Information Architecture
9 5 (4.59%) RUP
9 5 (4.59%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.10%) C#
2 13 (11.93%) SQL
3 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
3 11 (10.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.83%) PHP
5 2 (1.83%) Java
5 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.92%) Python
6 1 (0.92%) C++
6 1 (0.92%) VBScript
6 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.59%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.67%) MCTS
5 3 (2.75%) Degree
6 2 (1.83%) MCITP
7 1 (0.92%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.83%) UAG
Vendors
1 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) Nintex
3 3 (2.75%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.75%) Stellent
3 3 (2.75%) FatWire
3 3 (2.75%) VMware
3 3 (2.75%) Interwoven
3 3 (2.75%) Vignette
4 2 (1.83%) Citrix
5 1 (0.92%) Actuate
5 1 (0.92%) Cognos
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle
5 1 (0.92%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.92%) Meridio
5 1 (0.92%) Endeca
London
LA International
Rate: Excellent Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago