Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 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
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 130 80
Rank change year-on-year +8 -50 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 175 188 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.07% 2.06% 2.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.99% 12.11% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 132 169
Central London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £200 £190 £200
90th Percentile £583 £575 £550
London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.36 £18.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.09% +20.60% -2.41%
10th Percentile £19.00 £13.58 £12.88
90th Percentile £32.30 £31.66 £97.03
London median hourly rate £33.49 £23.75 £20.67
% change year-on-year +41.02% +14.91% -13.89%

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 1,459 1,553 1,286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.26% 17.02% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,099 1,195 952
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £300 £269
90th Percentile £673 £638 £638
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 6
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £26.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.57% +37.72%
10th Percentile £14.11 £12.80 £12.88
90th Percentile £37.00 £33.45 £83.13
London median hourly rate £28.50 £20.88 £22.17
% change year-on-year +36.53% -5.83% +11.31%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Central London

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Central London

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Central London over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Central London

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Central London

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Central London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Central London over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 June 2019. 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 +37 148 £425 - 16
West End of London +2 6 £550 +15.79% 1
City of Westminster -16 6 £450 +20.00%
Southwark -32 1 - -
SharePoint
London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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 93 (53.14%) Office 365
2 92 (52.57%) Microsoft
3 69 (39.43%) Active Directory
4 66 (37.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 58 (33.14%) Windows
6 52 (29.71%) Migration
7 44 (25.14%) Finance
8 42 (24.00%) SQL Server
9 40 (22.86%) SQL
10 30 (17.14%) SCCM
11 29 (16.57%) PowerShell
11 29 (16.57%) .NET
11 29 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (15.43%) Microsoft Office
12 27 (15.43%) Skype
13 26 (14.86%) VMware
14 25 (14.29%) Skype for Business
14 25 (14.29%) Power Platform
15 24 (13.71%) Windows 10
16 23 (13.14%) MS Exchange
17 21 (12.00%) JavaScript
17 21 (12.00%) C#
17 21 (12.00%) OneDrive
17 21 (12.00%) Windows Server
17 21 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 20 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
18 20 (11.43%) DNS
19 19 (10.86%) Project Management
20 18 (10.29%) Power BI
21 17 (9.71%) Azure Active Directory

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 25 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 23 (13.14%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.29%) IIS
4 8 (4.57%) Confluence
5 7 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.86%) Apache
6 5 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.14%) CMS
8 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.57%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (15.43%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (6.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.71%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.14%) InfoPath
6 2 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.57%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.57%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.57%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 10 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (5.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.57%) BPCS
4 1 (0.57%) HFM
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 93 (53.14%) Office 365
2 66 (37.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (14.29%) Power Platform
4 21 (12.00%) OneDrive
5 17 (9.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 14 (8.00%) Yammer
7 13 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (3.43%) PowerApps
10 5 (2.86%) Mimecast
11 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Flow
11 3 (1.71%) Slack
12 2 (1.14%) ShareGate
12 2 (1.14%) Trello
13 1 (0.57%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.57%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.43%) Skype
2 20 (11.43%) DNS
3 12 (6.86%) DHCP
4 10 (5.71%) SAN
5 9 (5.14%) Firewall
6 8 (4.57%) Intranet
6 8 (4.57%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.00%) MPLS
8 6 (3.43%) Internet
8 6 (3.43%) IP Telephony
8 6 (3.43%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.71%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.71%) VPN
9 3 (1.71%) WAN
10 2 (1.14%) DKIM
10 2 (1.14%) DMARC
10 2 (1.14%) NAS
10 2 (1.14%) SMTP
10 2 (1.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.29%) Power BI
3 14 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (7.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (7.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.86%) MySQL
6 8 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (3.43%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (3.43%) Data Lake
8 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.71%) Big Data
11 2 (1.14%) Blockchain
11 2 (1.14%) Cosmos DB
11 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.86%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.71%) JIRA
3 7 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.43%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (1.71%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.57%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.57%) ERwin
6 1 (0.57%) git-flow
6 1 (0.57%) GitLab
6 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.57%) JMeter
6 1 (0.57%) JUnit
6 1 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 44 (25.14%) Finance
2 14 (8.00%) Banking
3 9 (5.14%) Law
4 4 (2.29%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.71%) Back Office
5 3 (1.71%) Retail
5 3 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Billing
6 1 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Front Office
6 1 (0.57%) Games
6 1 (0.57%) International Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.57%) Publishing
6 1 (0.57%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (21.14%) Developer
2 28 (16.00%) Analyst
3 18 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (7.43%) Architect
5 11 (6.29%) Consultant
6 8 (4.57%) Azure Developer
7 7 (4.00%) Desktop Support
7 7 (4.00%) IT Engineer
7 7 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.43%) .NET Developer
8 6 (3.43%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (3.43%) Office 365 Engineer
8 6 (3.43%) Support Engineer
9 5 (2.86%) Business Analyst
9 5 (2.86%) CRM Developer
9 5 (2.86%) Migration Engineer
9 5 (2.86%) SharePoint Architect
9 5 (2.86%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.57%) .NET
2 12 (6.86%) HTML
3 10 (5.71%) .NET Framework
3 10 (5.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (5.71%) JSON
4 9 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (5.14%) Web Services
5 8 (4.57%) AngularJS
5 8 (4.57%) XML
6 7 (4.00%) jQuery
6 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Graph
7 6 (3.43%) Ajax
8 5 (2.86%) Node.js
8 5 (2.86%) REST
9 3 (1.71%) CSS
9 3 (1.71%) RESTful
10 2 (1.14%) HTML5
10 2 (1.14%) LDAP
11 1 (0.57%) Spring Boot
11 1 (0.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.71%) Blackberry
2 10 (5.71%) User Experience
3 7 (4.00%) Replication
4 6 (3.43%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.43%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.86%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.71%) PKI
7 3 (1.71%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.14%) CCTV
8 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Clustering
9 1 (0.57%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.57%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 58 (33.14%) Windows
2 24 (13.71%) Windows 10
3 21 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (7.43%) Windows 7
5 12 (6.86%) Linux
6 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.29%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.71%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.71%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.71%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.14%) Android
10 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.57%) Unix
11 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.71%) Migration
2 29 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 19 (10.86%) Project Management
5 15 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (8.00%) MVC
6 14 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (7.43%) DevOps
8 11 (6.29%) ETL
8 11 (6.29%) Web Development
9 10 (5.71%) CRM
9 10 (5.71%) Data Migration
9 10 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
10 9 (5.14%) ITIL
10 9 (5.14%) Scrum
10 9 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (4.57%) Service Management
12 7 (4.00%) Business Analysis
12 7 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (4.00%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (22.86%) SQL
2 29 (16.57%) PowerShell
3 21 (12.00%) C#
3 21 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.43%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.86%) Java
6 3 (1.71%) Python
7 2 (1.14%) PHP
8 1 (0.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.57%) R
8 1 (0.57%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.57%) VB
8 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.29%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (1.71%) Degree
5 2 (1.14%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.14%) MCSA
5 2 (1.14%) PMP
6 1 (0.57%) CBAP
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.57%) MCITP
6 1 (0.57%) MCSE
6 1 (0.57%) MCTS
6 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.00%) PMO
2 5 (2.86%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.29%) QA
4 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.57%) IFRS
5 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (39.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.57%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.86%) Shibboleth
4 5 (2.86%) VMware NSX
5 3 (1.71%) XenApp
6 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.57%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.57%) Docker
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (17.14%) SCCM
2 6 (3.43%) AirWatch
2 6 (3.43%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (2.86%) WSUS
4 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.14%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 92 (52.57%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.86%) VMware
3 13 (7.43%) Citrix
4 10 (5.71%) Cisco
5 7 (4.00%) Meraki
6 6 (3.43%) Oracle
7 5 (2.86%) Apple
7 5 (2.86%) Dell
7 5 (2.86%) Nintex
7 5 (2.86%) Sony
8 3 (1.71%) Adobe
8 3 (1.71%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.71%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.71%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.71%) Splunk
9 2 (1.14%) IronPort
9 2 (1.14%) McAfee
9 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.14%) SAP
9 2 (1.14%) Symantec