The table below looks at the statistics for the SharePoint Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SharePoint Developer
Rank 344 348 237
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -111
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Developer 328 253 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.48% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.52% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 158 275
Average daily rate
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£388 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 7
Average hourly rate - £40.57 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.57 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.42%

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
52873 48864 52221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.73% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32949 29518 29383
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2099 2105 2573
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 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.45 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

SharePoint Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SharePoint Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

SharePoint Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

SharePoint Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SharePoint Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint Developer
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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 October 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
England +10 283 £400 - 65
London +35 127 £413 +3.12% 25
City of London +36 36 £400 -2.43% 11
South East -25 31 £450 +28.57% 6
Yorkshire +20 28 £375 +212.50% 14
Scotland +4 28 £375 +7.14% 10
South West -22 22 £388 +22.04% 4
North West -18 21 £328 -11.48% 7
West Midlands -20 20 £375 -11.76% 5
West Yorkshire +8 19 £375 - 7
Wiltshire -1 12 £400 +14.28%
Leeds +5 11 £375 - 5
Manchester -17 11 £330 -10.81%
Glasgow -9 10 £318 -10.56% 6
East Midlands +13 9 £388 +29.16% 2
Berkshire +11 9 £400 +28.00% 2
Edinburgh +2 9 £438 +34.09% 3
East of England -24 9 £350 -15.15% 1
Reading +15 8 £400 +14.28% 2
Salisbury -6 8 £400 -
Croydon -4 7 £450 +23.28%
North Yorkshire +4 6 £283 +135.41% 5
Surrey 0 6 £450 +25.00% 2
Aberdeen +12 5 £438 +16.66% 1
Cheshire +7 5 £309 -
Merseyside -1 5 £300 -29.41% 4
Birmingham -3 5 £350 +32.07% 2
Liverpool - 5 £300 - 4
Wales - 5 £348 -
Nottinghamshire +13 4 £375 -

SharePoint Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 661 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 407 (61.57%) .NET
3 369 (55.82%) C#
4 363 (54.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 328 (49.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 257 (38.88%) JavaScript
7 255 (38.58%) ASP.NET
8 249 (37.67%) HTML
9 218 (32.98%) CSS
10 171 (25.87%) SQL Server
11 152 (23.00%) Microsoft
12 145 (21.94%) Visual Studio
13 144 (21.79%) jQuery
14 123 (18.61%) SQL
15 107 (16.19%) XML
15 107 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
15 107 (16.19%) PowerShell
16 103 (15.58%) Workflow
17 92 (13.92%) Intranet
18 88 (13.31%) Finance
18 88 (13.31%) WCF
19 87 (13.16%) InfoPath
19 87 (13.16%) Web Services
20 85 (12.86%) Migration
21 72 (10.89%) SharePoint Server
22 69 (10.44%) Office 365
23 61 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
24 58 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 57 (8.62%) MS Excel
26 56 (8.47%) Security Cleared

SharePoint Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 661 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 363 (54.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 328 (49.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 72 (10.89%) SharePoint Server
5 32 (4.84%) IIS
6 19 (2.87%) CMS
7 17 (2.57%) IBM Notes
7 17 (2.57%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (1.82%) Lync
9 7 (1.06%) MS Project Server
9 7 (1.06%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
10 5 (0.76%) K2 blackpearl
11 4 (0.61%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.45%) SharePoint Foundation
13 2 (0.30%) Apache
13 2 (0.30%) Documentum
13 2 (0.30%) Site Server
13 2 (0.30%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 87 (13.16%) InfoPath
2 57 (8.62%) MS Excel
3 37 (5.60%) MS Office
4 5 (0.76%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.45%) MS Project
6 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 69 (10.44%) Office 365
2 17 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.30%) SaaS
4 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 92 (13.92%) Intranet
2 26 (3.93%) Extranet
3 13 (1.97%) HTTP
4 9 (1.36%) LDAP
4 9 (1.36%) DNS
5 6 (0.91%) Internet
5 6 (0.91%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.15%) LAN
6 1 (0.15%) WAN
6 1 (0.15%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (25.87%) SQL Server
2 58 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (4.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (1.82%) PerformancePoint
6 11 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.36%) OLAP
8 9 (1.36%) DTS
8 9 (1.36%) IDOL
9 4 (0.61%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.61%) EDRMS
10 3 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.30%) MS Access
11 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.15%) MySQL
12 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Power View
12 1 (0.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 145 (21.94%) Visual Studio
2 61 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.21%) NUnit
4 7 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.45%) MSBuild
5 3 (0.45%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.45%) FxCop
5 3 (0.45%) MSTest
6 2 (0.30%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.30%) Subversion
6 2 (0.30%) JIRA
6 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.15%) Moq
General
1 88 (13.31%) Finance
2 21 (3.18%) Banking
3 16 (2.42%) Legal
4 9 (1.36%) Advertising
4 9 (1.36%) Publishing
4 9 (1.36%) Marketing
5 8 (1.21%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 6 (0.91%) Law
7 6 (0.91%) Retail
8 5 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.45%) Electronics
10 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.30%) Front Office
11 1 (0.15%) Automotive
11 1 (0.15%) Military
11 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.15%) French Language
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 407 (61.57%) .NET
2 255 (38.58%) ASP.NET
3 249 (37.67%) HTML
4 218 (32.98%) CSS
5 144 (21.79%) jQuery
6 107 (16.19%) XML
7 88 (13.31%) WCF
8 87 (13.16%) Web Services
9 53 (8.02%) XSLT
10 51 (7.72%) .NET Framework
10 51 (7.72%) HTML5
11 27 (4.08%) REST
12 26 (3.93%) CSS3
12 26 (3.93%) Ajax
13 25 (3.78%) CAML
14 24 (3.63%) WF
14 24 (3.63%) Windows SharePoint Services
15 17 (2.57%) XSL
16 16 (2.42%) JSON
17 14 (2.12%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 28 (4.24%) User Experience
2 20 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 8 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (1.06%) Mathematics
5 6 (0.91%) Clustering
5 6 (0.91%) Taxonomies
5 6 (0.91%) Mobile App
6 5 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 5 (0.76%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.61%) Kindle
8 3 (0.45%) NHS
8 3 (0.45%) DTV
9 1 (0.15%) GIS
9 1 (0.15%) W3C
9 1 (0.15%) Physics
9 1 (0.15%) FMCG
9 1 (0.15%) Open Source
9 1 (0.15%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (7.87%) Windows
2 25 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.30%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (15.58%) Workflow
3 85 (12.86%) Migration
4 45 (6.81%) Document Management
5 44 (6.66%) Web Development
6 42 (6.35%) OO
7 37 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (5.14%) MVC
9 20 (3.03%) Unit Testing
10 18 (2.72%) Scrum
10 18 (2.72%) CRM
10 18 (2.72%) OOP
11 17 (2.57%) TDD
11 17 (2.57%) Coaching
12 16 (2.42%) UML
13 15 (2.27%) RUP
13 15 (2.27%) B2B
13 15 (2.27%) Time Management
13 15 (2.27%) Content Management
14 13 (1.97%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 369 (55.82%) C#
2 257 (38.88%) JavaScript
3 123 (18.61%) SQL
4 107 (16.19%) PowerShell
5 43 (6.51%) T-SQL
6 24 (3.63%) VB.NET
7 15 (2.27%) Java
8 9 (1.36%) VBA
9 6 (0.91%) C++
10 4 (0.61%) C
10 4 (0.61%) VB
11 2 (0.30%) PHP
12 1 (0.15%) Python
12 1 (0.15%) X++
12 1 (0.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (8.47%) Security Cleared
2 41 (6.20%) SC Cleared
3 33 (4.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (4.08%) Degree
5 13 (1.97%) MCSD
6 9 (1.36%) MCTS
7 6 (0.91%) MCITP
7 6 (0.91%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.76%) MCSE
9 4 (0.61%) MCSA
10 3 (0.45%) GISP
11 2 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.30%) MCAD
12 1 (0.15%) MCP
12 1 (0.15%) MCPD
12 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.18%) QA
2 10 (1.51%) SLA
3 4 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.15%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 152 (23.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.78%) Nintex
3 17 (2.57%) Lotus
4 10 (1.51%) Meridio
5 5 (0.76%) SAP
6 4 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.45%) Kofax
7 3 (0.45%) IBM
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle
8 2 (0.30%) Adobe
8 2 (0.30%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.30%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.15%) Citrix
9 1 (0.15%) Informatica
9 1 (0.15%) Veritas
9 1 (0.15%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.15%) Open Text
9 1 (0.15%) VMware
9 1 (0.15%) Telerik
9 1 (0.15%) Google
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £38 - £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + doe
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £280 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
East Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
North Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 14 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago