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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SharePoint Developer
Rank 293 360 264
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -96
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Developer 364 239 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.45% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.49% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 139 226
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £347 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.46% -0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 7
Average hourly rate £47.50 £55.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £32.25 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £56.75 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £55.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%

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
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2015 2118 2639
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SharePoint Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 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.

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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 +61 321 £376 +7.28% 77
London +61 131 £413 +11.11% 22
City of London +42 45 £415 +12.92% 9
South East -6 37 £400 +28.00% 7
Scotland +8 32 £363 +3.57% 15
South West -24 31 £369 +8.45% 10
Yorkshire +15 29 £375 +19.04% 11
North West -10 28 £330 -10.81% 13
West Yorkshire +14 27 £375 +19.04% 8
Leeds +7 19 £375 +19.04% 1
West Midlands -14 17 £375 -11.76% 7
East of England -21 16 £325 -13.33%
Edinburgh +4 15 £438 - 1
Wiltshire -2 15 £363 - 2
Manchester -13 13 £330 -10.81% 7
Surrey - 13 £425 - 1
Cheshire +8 11 £319 - 3
East Midlands +4 11 £350 +40.00% 4
Reading +14 9 £400 - 1
Berkshire +9 9 £400 +20.75% 3
Glasgow -12 9 £301 -14.00% 8
Salisbury -1 7 £400 - 1
Northamptonshire +4 6 £325 +30.00% 1
Suffolk -9 6 £375 -14.28%
Essex - 6 £413 -
Nottinghamshire +22 5 £375 - 1
Northampton +10 5 £350 +40.00% 1
Birmingham -3 5 £325 +5.69% 3
Wales -17 5 £338 +141.07% 4
Nottingham +19 4 - -

SharePoint Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 677 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 435 (64.25%) .NET
3 396 (58.49%) C#
4 368 (54.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 297 (43.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 268 (39.59%) ASP.NET
7 247 (36.48%) HTML
7 247 (36.48%) JavaScript
8 224 (33.09%) CSS
9 191 (28.21%) SQL Server
10 155 (22.90%) jQuery
11 153 (22.60%) Visual Studio
12 149 (22.01%) Microsoft
13 135 (19.94%) SQL
14 115 (16.99%) XML
15 106 (15.66%) PowerShell
16 103 (15.21%) Workflow
17 101 (14.92%) InfoPath
18 98 (14.48%) Web Services
19 93 (13.74%) Intranet
19 93 (13.74%) SharePoint Server
20 83 (12.26%) WCF
21 75 (11.08%) Finance
22 67 (9.90%) Migration
23 65 (9.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 65 (9.60%) Windows
23 65 (9.60%) Security Cleared
24 60 (8.86%) Office 365
25 56 (8.27%) XSLT
26 52 (7.68%) T-SQL

SharePoint Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 677 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 368 (54.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 297 (43.87%) SharePoint 2013
4 93 (13.74%) SharePoint Server
5 37 (5.47%) IIS
6 23 (3.40%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (2.66%) CMS
8 15 (2.22%) IBM Notes
9 11 (1.62%) Lync
10 8 (1.18%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.74%) MS Project Server
11 5 (0.74%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (0.44%) SharePoint Foundation
13 2 (0.30%) Documentum
13 2 (0.30%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.15%) K2 blackpearl
14 1 (0.15%) Node.js
14 1 (0.15%) Kentico
14 1 (0.15%) Drupal
14 1 (0.15%) Papyrus
Applications
1 101 (14.92%) InfoPath
2 50 (7.39%) MS Excel
3 45 (6.65%) MS Office
4 10 (1.48%) PowerPivot
5 5 (0.74%) MS Project
6 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.30%) Lawson
3 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.15%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 60 (8.86%) Office 365
2 19 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (13.74%) Intranet
2 24 (3.55%) Extranet
3 17 (2.51%) LDAP
4 14 (2.07%) HTTP
5 8 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.18%) DNS
6 7 (1.03%) Internet
7 2 (0.30%) LAN
8 1 (0.15%) Network Security
8 1 (0.15%) WAN
8 1 (0.15%) SMTP
8 1 (0.15%) DMZ
8 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 65 (9.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (2.66%) DTS
5 18 (2.66%) OLAP
6 14 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (1.92%) IDOL
8 12 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (1.48%) PerformancePoint
10 9 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (1.03%) EDRMS
12 4 (0.59%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.59%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.15%) QlikView
14 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 153 (22.60%) Visual Studio
2 49 (7.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.74%) MSBuild
3 5 (0.74%) NUnit
4 3 (0.44%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.44%) CruiseControl
4 3 (0.44%) Subversion
5 2 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.30%) Moq
5 2 (0.30%) FxCop
6 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.15%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.15%) JIRA
6 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.15%) Firebug
6 1 (0.15%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.15%) Xcode
General
1 75 (11.08%) Finance
2 21 (3.10%) Banking
3 16 (2.36%) Legal
4 13 (1.92%) Publishing
5 10 (1.48%) Advertising
6 8 (1.18%) Marketing
7 6 (0.89%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.74%) Retail
8 5 (0.74%) Law
9 4 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.44%) Local Government
10 3 (0.44%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.44%) Military
11 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.30%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.15%) French Language
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 435 (64.25%) .NET
2 268 (39.59%) ASP.NET
3 247 (36.48%) HTML
4 224 (33.09%) CSS
5 155 (22.90%) jQuery
6 115 (16.99%) XML
7 98 (14.48%) Web Services
8 83 (12.26%) WCF
9 56 (8.27%) XSLT
10 52 (7.68%) .NET Framework
11 44 (6.50%) HTML5
12 33 (4.87%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 31 (4.58%) Ajax
14 26 (3.84%) WF
15 23 (3.40%) CAML
15 23 (3.40%) CSS3
16 22 (3.25%) REST
17 18 (2.66%) XSL
18 13 (1.92%) JSON
19 11 (1.62%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (3.10%) Computer Science
2 9 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (1.18%) Taxonomies
3 8 (1.18%) Mathematics
4 5 (0.74%) Mobile App
4 5 (0.74%) Digital Media
4 5 (0.74%) Clustering
4 5 (0.74%) Management Information System
5 4 (0.59%) Kindle
6 3 (0.44%) iPad
7 2 (0.30%) DTV
7 2 (0.30%) NHS
7 2 (0.30%) FMCG
8 1 (0.15%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.15%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.15%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.15%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.15%) Physics
8 1 (0.15%) CMDB
8 1 (0.15%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 65 (9.60%) Windows
2 31 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.59%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.44%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (15.21%) Workflow
2 67 (9.90%) Migration
3 51 (7.53%) Web Development
4 49 (7.24%) OO
5 42 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (5.02%) Document Management
6 34 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (3.99%) MVC
8 24 (3.55%) Content Management
9 21 (3.10%) Unit Testing
10 20 (2.95%) OOP
11 19 (2.81%) RUP
11 19 (2.81%) Scrum
12 17 (2.51%) UML
13 15 (2.22%) CRM
14 14 (2.07%) B2B
14 14 (2.07%) Time Management
15 12 (1.77%) TDD
16 11 (1.62%) Configuration Management
16 11 (1.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 396 (58.49%) C#
2 247 (36.48%) JavaScript
3 135 (19.94%) SQL
4 106 (15.66%) PowerShell
5 52 (7.68%) T-SQL
6 24 (3.55%) VB.NET
7 21 (3.10%) Java
8 7 (1.03%) VBA
8 7 (1.03%) PHP
9 6 (0.89%) C
10 3 (0.44%) C++
11 1 (0.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.15%) X++
11 1 (0.15%) VB
11 1 (0.15%) Python
11 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (9.60%) Security Cleared
2 51 (7.53%) SC Cleared
3 34 (5.02%) Degree
4 32 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (2.36%) MCSD
6 8 (1.18%) MCTS
7 6 (0.89%) MCITP
7 6 (0.89%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.74%) MCSE
9 3 (0.44%) GISP
10 2 (0.30%) MCP
10 2 (0.30%) MCAD
10 2 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.15%) MCPD
11 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.15%) MCSA
11 1 (0.15%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.81%) QA
2 18 (2.66%) SLA
3 4 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (5.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.15%) UAG
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 149 (22.01%) Microsoft
2 20 (2.95%) Nintex
3 15 (2.22%) Lotus
4 13 (1.92%) Meridio
5 8 (1.18%) Oracle
6 6 (0.89%) Kofax
7 5 (0.74%) SAP
8 4 (0.59%) Adobe
9 3 (0.44%) IBM
9 3 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.44%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.30%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.30%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.15%) Tableau
11 1 (0.15%) Google
11 1 (0.15%) VMware
11 1 (0.15%) HP
11 1 (0.15%) Remedy
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