The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 562 522 428
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -94
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 64 83 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.68% 0.90% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 43 97
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £296 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £474 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £373 £365
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +1.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
9387 9192 8770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.21% 17.96% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6103 5694 5163
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 317 304
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.88 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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
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 Server within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 -27 60 £375 - 19
East Midlands +5 15 £375 -21.05% 1
London +3 15 £388 +3.33% 4
South East -21 13 £280 -27.74% 5
Berkshire -11 9 £260 -12.16% 3
Northamptonshire +17 8 £425 -10.52% 1
Northampton +17 7 £425 -10.52% 1
Yorkshire -6 7 £363 - 1
Derbyshire -3 5 £375 -
Derby -4 5 £375 -
West Midlands -13 5 £450 +350.00% 3
Reading -24 5 £260 -12.16% 2
North Yorkshire - 4 £306 - 1
South West - 3 £293 - 2
Bristol - 3 £293 - 1
Coventry - 3 £450 - 2
North West -11 2 £373 -20.74% 2
Wales - 2 £475 -
South Wales - 2 £475 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £315 -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £373 - 1
Newport - 2 £475 -
Selby - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 - -
Southall - 2 £375 -
Leicester - 2 £250 -
Leicestershire - 2 £250 -
Hampshire +8 1 - - 1
Erskine -7 1 £340 -11.50%

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SharePoint Server also 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 that cited SharePoint Server.

1 88 (75.21%) SharePoint
2 50 (42.74%) Microsoft
3 37 (31.62%) SQL Server
4 36 (30.77%) SQL
5 33 (28.21%) .NET
6 30 (25.64%) Windows
7 27 (23.08%) C#
7 27 (23.08%) PowerShell
8 23 (19.66%) MS Office
9 21 (17.95%) Office 365
10 20 (17.09%) .NET Framework
11 18 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (14.53%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (14.53%) Active Directory
12 17 (14.53%) Migration
13 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (13.68%) Security Cleared
13 16 (13.68%) Windows Server
14 15 (12.82%) VB
15 14 (11.97%) Telecoms
15 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
15 14 (11.97%) Diameter Protocol
16 13 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
16 13 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (11.11%) SS7
16 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET
16 13 (11.11%) MS Excel
17 12 (10.26%) IIS
17 12 (10.26%) VB.NET
17 12 (10.26%) JavaScript

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SharePoint Server also 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 that cited SharePoint Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 88 (75.21%) SharePoint
2 18 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (10.26%) IIS
5 11 (9.40%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.27%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.42%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.71%) Moodle
9 2 (1.71%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (19.66%) MS Office
2 13 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.56%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.95%) Office 365
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.71%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.97%) Diameter Protocol
2 13 (11.11%) SS7
3 8 (6.84%) GPRS
3 8 (6.84%) UMTS
3 8 (6.84%) WCDMA
4 7 (5.98%) CDMA
4 7 (5.98%) GSM
4 7 (5.98%) Internet
5 6 (5.13%) GGSN
6 5 (4.27%) Firewall
6 5 (4.27%) H.323
6 5 (4.27%) MGCP
7 4 (3.42%) VoIP
8 3 (2.56%) SAN
8 3 (2.56%) SGSN
9 2 (1.71%) DHCP
9 2 (1.71%) DNS
9 2 (1.71%) Extranet
9 2 (1.71%) MGW
9 2 (1.71%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.62%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.71%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.71%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.85%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.71%) Subversion
5 1 (0.85%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.85%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (11.97%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.84%) Finance
3 6 (5.13%) Publishing
4 5 (4.27%) Advertising
5 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.56%) Military
6 2 (1.71%) Avionics
6 2 (1.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) French Language
7 1 (0.85%) Front Office
7 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (24.79%) Administrator
2 27 (23.08%) Developer
2 27 (23.08%) SharePoint Administrator
3 22 (18.80%) SharePoint Developer
4 12 (10.26%) Core Network Engineer
4 12 (10.26%) Network Engineer
5 11 (9.40%) Consultant
6 9 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) SharePoint Consultant
8 6 (5.13%) Implementation Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Migration Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) SharePoint Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Network Support
9 5 (4.27%) Network Support Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Lotus Notes Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Office 365 Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Technical Support
10 4 (3.42%) Technical Support Engineer
11 3 (2.56%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.21%) .NET
2 20 (17.09%) .NET Framework
3 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 11 (9.40%) CSS
4 11 (9.40%) HTML
5 10 (8.55%) Classic ASP
6 8 (6.84%) XML
7 7 (5.98%) jQuery
7 7 (5.98%) XSLT
8 6 (5.13%) Web Services
9 5 (4.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 3 (2.56%) ADO.NET
10 3 (2.56%) DHTML
10 3 (2.56%) SOAP
11 2 (1.71%) HTML5
11 2 (1.71%) XSL
12 1 (0.85%) CSS3
12 1 (0.85%) LESS
12 1 (0.85%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (0.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (5.13%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.42%) Statistics
3 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.56%) NHS
4 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.71%) User Experience
5 1 (0.85%) Blog
5 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.85%) Telematics
5 1 (0.85%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.64%) Windows
2 16 (13.68%) Windows Server
3 10 (8.55%) Solaris
3 10 (8.55%) Unix
4 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.13%) Linux
6 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.53%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.53%) Migration
2 8 (6.84%) CRM
2 8 (6.84%) Information Management
3 7 (5.98%) Document Management
4 6 (5.13%) Change Control
4 6 (5.13%) ETL
5 5 (4.27%) Content Management
5 5 (4.27%) ITIL
5 5 (4.27%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.42%) Change Management
6 4 (3.42%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.42%) Project Management
6 4 (3.42%) Records Management
7 3 (2.56%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.56%) Workflow
8 2 (1.71%) Information Assurance
8 2 (1.71%) MVC
8 2 (1.71%) Process Management
8 2 (1.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.77%) SQL
2 27 (23.08%) C#
2 27 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 15 (12.82%) VB
4 12 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.26%) VB.NET
5 10 (8.55%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.55%) VB6
5 10 (8.55%) VBA
6 4 (3.42%) C
6 4 (3.42%) VBScript
7 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (13.68%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.84%) Degree
4 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.27%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.71%) HND
6 2 (1.71%) MCITP
6 2 (1.71%) MCSE
6 2 (1.71%) MCTS
7 1 (0.85%) CCNA
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 17 (14.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.71%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) SCCM
2 1 (0.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (42.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.69%) SAP
3 7 (5.98%) Oracle
3 7 (5.98%) VMware
4 5 (4.27%) Huawei
4 5 (4.27%) Sybase
5 4 (3.42%) Citrix
5 4 (3.42%) Lotus
6 3 (2.56%) HP
6 3 (2.56%) Meridio
7 2 (1.71%) Altiris
7 2 (1.71%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.71%) Nokia
7 2 (1.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (1.71%) Symantec
8 1 (0.85%) arcserve
8 1 (0.85%) NetApp
8 1 (0.85%) Nintex
8 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.85%) Veeam
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Volt
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Fife
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Cornwall
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 25 days ago