The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 580 588 518
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -70
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 75 66 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.74% 0.64% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 42 70
Median daily rate £400 £380 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £549 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £31.00 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
+158.33% -

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
10110 10250 10162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.84% 17.91% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6601 6529 6081
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 322 405
Median hourly rate £23.68 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend

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

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Server
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 Server within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
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 +28 69 £400 +8.84% 4
London +19 36 £350 -34.88%
South East +6 10 £425 +44.06%
Yorkshire +14 9 £400 +6.66%
West Yorkshire - 8 £325 -
Leeds - 7 £250 -
Buckinghamshire +16 6 £425 +11.84%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £298 -
North East - 6 £298 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £298 -
South West +9 5 £400 +3.22% 1
Canary Wharf - 5 £325 -
City of London +16 4 £462 -15.95%
Milton Keynes +15 4 £425 +32.81%
Yeovil - 3 - -
Somerset - 3 - -
East Midlands -5 2 £425 -4.49% 2
Middlesex - 2 £500 -
Wales +21 1 £400 -15.78%
Hampshire +9 1 £425 -
Berkshire +6 1 £501 +75.61%
East of England +6 1 - -
Bristol -5 1 £400 +3.22%
Devon - 1 - - 1
West Wales - 1 £400 -
Swansea - 1 £400 -
Essex - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Leicestershire - 1 £450 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £400 - 1

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 151 (98.05%) SharePoint
2 115 (74.68%) Microsoft
3 64 (41.56%) Windows
4 62 (40.26%) .NET
5 59 (38.31%) Office 365
6 56 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 47 (30.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 44 (28.57%) Migration
8 44 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 43 (27.92%) C#
10 42 (27.27%) JavaScript
11 40 (25.97%) Security Cleared
12 38 (24.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 38 (24.68%) HTML
12 38 (24.68%) CSS
12 38 (24.68%) Active Directory
13 37 (24.03%) Windows Server
14 36 (23.38%) MS Excel
15 34 (22.08%) ASP.NET
15 34 (22.08%) SQL
16 32 (20.78%) MS Exchange
17 31 (20.13%) Web Services
17 31 (20.13%) XML
17 31 (20.13%) jQuery
18 28 (18.18%) MS Office
19 27 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
19 27 (17.53%) OneDrive
20 25 (16.23%) SC Cleared
21 24 (15.58%) Team Foundation Server
21 24 (15.58%) SDLC

SharePoint Server
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
1 151 (98.05%) SharePoint
2 47 (30.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 38 (24.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 32 (20.78%) MS Exchange
5 21 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (12.99%) IIS
7 15 (9.74%) Skype for Business
8 13 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (5.84%) Office Communications Server
10 6 (3.90%) Apache
10 6 (3.90%) Tomcat
11 4 (2.60%) CMS
11 4 (2.60%) K2 blackpearl
12 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (1.30%) GroupWise
13 2 (1.30%) IBM Domino
13 2 (1.30%) IBM Notes
13 2 (1.30%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 36 (23.38%) MS Excel
2 28 (18.18%) MS Office
3 10 (6.49%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (38.31%) Office 365
2 27 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (17.53%) OneDrive
3 21 (13.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 19 (12.34%) Yammer
5 11 (7.14%) IaaS
6 3 (1.95%) SaaS
7 2 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.94%) Skype
2 15 (9.74%) DNS
3 13 (8.44%) Firewall
4 10 (6.49%) HTTP
4 10 (6.49%) Intranet
5 9 (5.84%) DHCP
6 8 (5.19%) Internet
6 8 (5.19%) SSL
7 7 (4.55%) Extranet
7 7 (4.55%) SAN
7 7 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 6 (3.90%) BIG-IP
8 6 (3.90%) SSH
9 5 (3.25%) DMZ
10 4 (2.60%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.95%) NAS
11 3 (1.95%) SMTP
12 2 (1.30%) IMAP4
12 2 (1.30%) LDAP
12 2 (1.30%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.49%) Relational Database
2 10 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.19%) MS Access
5 5 (3.25%) Power BI
5 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.60%) EDRMS
6 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.30%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.65%) EDMS
8 1 (0.65%) MySQL
8 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (15.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (10.39%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.49%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.49%) Subversion
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (9.09%) Finance
2 10 (6.49%) Marketing
3 5 (3.25%) Advertising
4 3 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.30%) Publishing
5 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (29.22%) Developer
2 40 (25.97%) SharePoint Developer
3 18 (11.69%) Consultant
4 14 (9.09%) Office 365 Engineer
5 13 (8.44%) Support Engineer
6 12 (7.79%) Analyst
6 12 (7.79%) SharePoint Specialist
7 11 (7.14%) CRM Manager
7 11 (7.14%) Development Manager
8 9 (5.84%) Administrator
8 9 (5.84%) Architect
8 9 (5.84%) SharePoint Consultant
8 9 (5.84%) SharePoint Engineer
9 8 (5.19%) Migration Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Applications Support
10 7 (4.55%) SharePoint Architect
10 7 (4.55%) SharePoint Support
11 6 (3.90%) Scrum Master
11 6 (3.90%) SharePoint Analyst
11 6 (3.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (40.26%) .NET
2 38 (24.68%) CSS
2 38 (24.68%) HTML
3 34 (22.08%) ASP.NET
4 31 (20.13%) jQuery
4 31 (20.13%) Web Services
4 31 (20.13%) XML
5 18 (11.69%) WCF
6 10 (6.49%) .NET Framework
7 7 (4.55%) ADO.NET
7 7 (4.55%) HTML5
7 7 (4.55%) JSON
8 6 (3.90%) SAML
8 6 (3.90%) XSLT
9 5 (3.25%) Ajax
9 5 (3.25%) Entity Framework
9 5 (3.25%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (3.25%) LINQ
10 4 (2.60%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.19%) PKI
4 6 (3.90%) Clustering
5 4 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.95%) Statistics
6 3 (1.95%) User Experience
7 2 (1.30%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.30%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Blog
8 1 (0.65%) BYOD
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.65%) NHS
8 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.65%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 64 (41.56%) Windows
2 37 (24.03%) Windows Server
3 14 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (5.19%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.55%) Linux
7 6 (3.90%) Android
7 6 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.90%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.95%) Unix
9 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.57%) Migration
2 24 (15.58%) SDLC
3 22 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (11.69%) Workflow
5 17 (11.04%) ITIL
6 15 (9.74%) CRM
7 14 (9.09%) Scrum
7 14 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 11 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (6.49%) Coaching
9 10 (6.49%) Data Analysis
9 10 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.84%) Project Management
11 8 (5.19%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (5.19%) Release Management
12 7 (4.55%) Business Transformation
12 7 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (4.55%) Service Delivery
13 6 (3.90%) Server Virtualisation
14 5 (3.25%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 43 (27.92%) C#
3 42 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 34 (22.08%) SQL
5 13 (8.44%) VB.NET
6 9 (5.84%) VB
7 7 (4.55%) Java
7 7 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.25%) PHP
9 4 (2.60%) VBScript
10 3 (1.95%) C
11 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.65%) Perl
11 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (25.97%) Security Cleared
2 25 (16.23%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.74%) DV Cleared
4 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (6.49%) Degree
6 5 (3.25%) MCSE
7 4 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.60%) MCTS
8 3 (1.95%) MCITP
9 2 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.65%) MCAD
10 1 (0.65%) MCP
10 1 (0.65%) MCSD
10 1 (0.65%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) SLA
2 3 (1.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.65%) WAI
3 1 (0.65%) WCAG
System Software
1 38 (24.68%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.49%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (3.90%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (2.60%) ISA Server
5 4 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.60%) XenApp
6 3 (1.95%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.95%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.95%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (2.60%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.95%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.95%) WSUS
4 2 (1.30%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.65%) Netcool
5 1 (0.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.65%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 115 (74.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.74%) Nintex
3 13 (8.44%) VMware
4 11 (7.14%) Oracle
5 9 (5.84%) Citrix
5 9 (5.84%) HP
6 8 (5.19%) F5
7 6 (3.90%) Remedy
8 4 (2.60%) arcserve
8 4 (2.60%) NetApp
8 4 (2.60%) SAP
8 4 (2.60%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.60%) Symantec
8 4 (2.60%) Veritas
9 3 (1.95%) Dell
9 3 (1.95%) Twitter
10 2 (1.30%) EMC
10 2 (1.30%) Lotus
10 2 (1.30%) Novell
10 2 (1.30%) Siemens