Period
to 6 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 6 months to 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SharePoint
London > Central London
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 114 114
Rank change year-on-year +28 0 -45
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 132 203 212
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 2.52% 2.26% 2.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.73% 12.72% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 145 160
Median daily rate £419 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £196 £211 £211
90th Percentile £625 £554 £538
London median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £32.53 £19.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.96% -35.83% +55.90%
10th Percentile £31.29 £18.53 £15.29
90th Percentile £33.76 £31.98 £158.00
London median hourly rate £25.68 £31.37 £22.25
% change year-on-year -18.14% +40.99% +17.11%

SharePoint is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 789 1,596 1,542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 15.05% 17.75% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 1,174 1,200
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.21% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24.50 £16.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £37.25 £34.25 £43.75
Median hourly rate £30.05 £28.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year +5.44% +31.03% +14.47%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Central London

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Central London.

Daily rate trend for SharePoint in Central London

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in Central London over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Central London

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Central London

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Central London region over the 6 months to 6 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 93 £438 +2.94% 43
City of Westminster +19 7 £450 -13.46% 1
West End of London +39 6 £268 -40.56% 2
Southwark +53 2 £325 -
Lambeth - 1 £175 -
SharePoint
London

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 78 (59.09%) Office 365
2 72 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 44 (33.33%) Windows
3 44 (33.33%) Azure
4 39 (29.55%) Active Directory
5 33 (25.00%) Finance
6 26 (19.70%) SQL
7 24 (18.18%) Migration
8 21 (15.91%) CRM
9 20 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
9 20 (15.15%) SQL Server
9 20 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM
9 20 (15.15%) Dynamics 365
10 19 (14.39%) Power Platform
10 19 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (13.64%) SCCM
11 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (13.64%) OneDrive
12 17 (12.88%) Power BI
12 17 (12.88%) Public Sector
12 17 (12.88%) ITIL
12 17 (12.88%) Microsoft Office
13 15 (11.36%) .NET
13 15 (11.36%) PowerShell
14 14 (10.61%) PowerApps
14 14 (10.61%) Windows 10
15 13 (9.85%) Visual Studio Team System
15 13 (9.85%) Banking
16 11 (8.33%) Oracle
16 11 (8.33%) LAN

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 8 (6.06%) IIS
2 7 (5.30%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (5.30%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.79%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.27%) Confluence
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.76%) CMS
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.76%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (12.88%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.76%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (5.30%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.52%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 78 (59.09%) Office 365
2 44 (33.33%) Azure
3 20 (15.15%) Dynamics 365
4 19 (14.39%) Power Platform
5 18 (13.64%) OneDrive
6 14 (10.61%) PowerApps
7 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Flow
8 4 (3.03%) AWS
8 4 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (3.03%) Yammer
9 3 (2.27%) Mimecast
9 3 (2.27%) SaaS
10 2 (1.52%) GCP
10 2 (1.52%) IaaS
10 2 (1.52%) PaaS
10 2 (1.52%) ShareGate
11 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.76%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.33%) LAN
1 11 (8.33%) WAN
2 10 (7.58%) Skype
3 8 (6.06%) DNS
4 7 (5.30%) DHCP
4 7 (5.30%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (4.55%) VPN
6 5 (3.79%) NAS
6 5 (3.79%) SAN
6 5 (3.79%) VoIP
7 4 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (3.03%) Firewall
7 4 (3.03%) Internet
7 4 (3.03%) Intranet
7 4 (3.03%) MPLS
7 4 (3.03%) SSL
7 4 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.27%) IP Telephony
8 3 (2.27%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.88%) Power BI
3 6 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.27%) Data Lake
5 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2017
6 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.76%) Big Data
7 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.76%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (9.85%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.03%) JIRA
4 3 (2.27%) eggPlant
4 3 (2.27%) Selenium
5 2 (1.52%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.52%) Hudson
5 2 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.52%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (1.52%) SilkTest
5 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (25.00%) Finance
2 17 (12.88%) Public Sector
3 13 (9.85%) Banking
4 4 (3.03%) Front Office
5 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.52%) French Language
6 2 (1.52%) Marketing
6 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.76%) German Language
7 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.76%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (15.15%) Analyst
2 19 (14.39%) Developer
3 16 (12.12%) Consultant
4 15 (11.36%) Architect
5 10 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (7.58%) Support Engineer
6 8 (6.06%) Administrator
6 8 (6.06%) Office 365 Consultant
6 8 (6.06%) SharePoint Consultant
7 7 (5.30%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (5.30%) Junior
7 7 (5.30%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (5.30%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.55%) IT Administrator
8 6 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.55%) SharePoint Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.79%) Junior IT Administrator
9 5 (3.79%) Mac Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.36%) .NET
2 7 (5.30%) HTML
3 5 (3.79%) AngularJS
3 5 (3.79%) XML
4 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.03%) Web Services
5 3 (2.27%) J2EE
5 3 (2.27%) jQuery
5 3 (2.27%) SOAP
5 3 (2.27%) XBRL
6 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET Core
6 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.52%) JSON
7 1 (0.76%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.76%) Ajax
7 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Graph
7 1 (0.76%) Node.js
7 1 (0.76%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.79%) User Experience
1 5 (3.79%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.52%) NHS
4 2 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.52%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.76%) CCTV
5 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.76%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 44 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (10.61%) Windows 10
3 10 (7.58%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.06%) Mac OS
5 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.03%) Android
7 4 (3.03%) Linux
7 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.27%) Unix
8 3 (2.27%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.52%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.18%) Migration
2 21 (15.91%) CRM
3 19 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.88%) ITIL
6 11 (8.33%) Analytics
6 11 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (7.58%) Change Management
7 10 (7.58%) Document Management
8 9 (6.82%) Workflow
9 8 (6.06%) DevOps
9 8 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (5.30%) Data Management
10 7 (5.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 7 (5.30%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.30%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (5.30%) Time Management
11 6 (4.55%) Asset Management
11 6 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (4.55%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.70%) SQL
2 15 (11.36%) PowerShell
3 10 (7.58%) C#
4 6 (4.55%) Java
4 6 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.79%) Python
6 4 (3.03%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.52%) C++
7 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.52%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.76%) C
8 1 (0.76%) PHP
8 1 (0.76%) Ruby
8 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.30%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) BC Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) ISEB
3 3 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.52%) Degree
5 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.76%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.76%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) SLA
2 3 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.27%) GDPR
2 3 (2.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.52%) PMO
3 2 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 39 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.52%) XenApp
6 1 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (13.64%) SCCM
2 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (3.79%) AirWatch
4 3 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.52%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.52%) SCOM
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 72 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.33%) Oracle
3 9 (6.82%) Cisco
4 8 (6.06%) Adobe
5 7 (5.30%) VMware
6 6 (4.55%) SAP
7 5 (3.79%) Apple
7 5 (3.79%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.03%) Avaya
8 4 (3.03%) Citrix
8 4 (3.03%) Meraki
9 3 (2.27%) Alteryx
9 3 (2.27%) Bloomberg
9 3 (2.27%) Databricks
9 3 (2.27%) F5
10 2 (1.52%) CommVault
10 2 (1.52%) CrowdStrike
10 2 (1.52%) Mitel
10 2 (1.52%) Sophos
11 1 (0.76%) Ubiquiti