Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 85 115 108
Rank change year-on-year +30 -7 -37
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 158 194 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.65% 2.18% 2.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.71% 12.40% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 139 162
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £201 £216 £220
90th Percentile £594 £550 £538
London median daily rate £450 £446 £425
% change year-on-year +0.84% +5.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Central London median hourly rate £19.33 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.70% -16.67% +55.90%
10th Percentile £18.66 £19.70 £15.29
90th Percentile £19.99 £33.10 £158.00
London median hourly rate £19.33 £29.36 £21.46
% change year-on-year -34.18% +36.84% +18.37%

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 892 1,564 1,374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 14.94% 17.60% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 1,170 1,085
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £496
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.85% +4.42%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £275
90th Percentile £663 £650 £646
London median daily rate £500 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 14
Central London median hourly rate £26.00 £18.88 £19.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.71% -2.43% +1.84%
10th Percentile £20.30 £13.00 £11.88
90th Percentile £35.00 £32.93 £29.25
London median hourly rate £26.00 £26.75 £20.25
% change year-on-year -2.80% +32.10% +3.85%

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 18 February 2020.

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
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 18 February 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 +29 115 £475 +11.76% 49
City of Westminster +7 9 £438 -15.87%
West End of London +41 8 £275 -35.29%
Southwark - 3 £275 -
Lambeth - 1 £175 -
SharePoint
London

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 86 (54.43%) Microsoft
1 86 (54.43%) Office 365
2 56 (35.44%) Azure
3 50 (31.65%) Windows
4 46 (29.11%) Active Directory
5 39 (24.68%) SQL
6 36 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (22.15%) Finance
8 31 (19.62%) CRM
9 30 (18.99%) SQL Server
10 29 (18.35%) Microsoft Office
11 28 (17.72%) Migration
11 28 (17.72%) Dynamics CRM
12 27 (17.09%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (17.09%) Power Platform
13 26 (16.46%) Dynamics 365
14 23 (14.56%) Microsoft Excel
14 23 (14.56%) .NET
14 23 (14.56%) Power BI
15 22 (13.92%) PowerApps
16 21 (13.29%) OneDrive
16 21 (13.29%) C#
17 19 (12.03%) SCCM
17 19 (12.03%) PowerShell
17 19 (12.03%) Windows 10
18 18 (11.39%) Analytics
19 16 (10.13%) ITIL
19 16 (10.13%) LAN
19 16 (10.13%) WAN
20 15 (9.49%) Public Sector

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 14 (8.86%) IIS
2 10 (6.33%) Skype for Business
3 9 (5.70%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (4.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (4.43%) Umbraco
6 5 (3.16%) CMS
6 5 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (2.53%) Confluence
8 3 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (18.35%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (14.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (6.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.27%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 28 (17.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (6.96%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.27%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.63%) Global One
4 1 (0.63%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.63%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 86 (54.43%) Office 365
2 56 (35.44%) Azure
3 27 (17.09%) Power Platform
4 26 (16.46%) Dynamics 365
5 22 (13.92%) PowerApps
6 21 (13.29%) OneDrive
7 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Flow
8 6 (3.80%) npm
8 6 (3.80%) PaaS
9 5 (3.16%) AWS
9 5 (3.16%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (3.16%) Azure Data Factory
10 4 (2.53%) G Suite
10 4 (2.53%) Google Drive
10 4 (2.53%) Mimecast
10 4 (2.53%) Yammer
11 2 (1.27%) GCP
11 2 (1.27%) ShareGate
12 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.13%) LAN
1 16 (10.13%) WAN
2 11 (6.96%) DHCP
2 11 (6.96%) DNS
2 11 (6.96%) Skype
3 9 (5.70%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (5.06%) VoIP
4 8 (5.06%) VPN
5 6 (3.80%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (3.80%) NAS
5 6 (3.80%) SAN
5 6 (3.80%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.16%) Intranet
6 5 (3.16%) MPLS
7 4 (2.53%) Internet
8 3 (1.90%) Firewall
8 3 (1.90%) IP Telephony
8 3 (1.90%) SSL
9 2 (1.27%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.56%) Power BI
3 5 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (2.53%) Data Lake
4 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.63%) Big Data
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.63%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.06%) JIRA
1 8 (5.06%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (3.80%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.16%) Grunt
3 5 (3.16%) gulp
3 5 (3.16%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.16%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.90%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.90%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (1.27%) Hudson
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.63%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.63%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.63%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.63%) Selenium
6 1 (0.63%) SilkTest
General
1 35 (22.15%) Finance
2 15 (9.49%) Public Sector
3 14 (8.86%) Banking
4 8 (5.06%) Front Office
5 6 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.90%) Marketing
7 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) French Language
8 1 (0.63%) German Language
8 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (19.62%) Developer
2 25 (15.82%) Analyst
3 15 (9.49%) SharePoint Developer
4 14 (8.86%) Architect
4 14 (8.86%) Consultant
5 11 (6.96%) Support Engineer
6 10 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (5.70%) Administrator
7 9 (5.70%) Business Analyst
7 9 (5.70%) Infrastructure Support
8 8 (5.06%) Junior
8 8 (5.06%) Technical Architect
9 7 (4.43%) Office 365 Consultant
9 7 (4.43%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.80%) IT Administrator
11 5 (3.16%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.16%) Junior IT Administrator
11 5 (3.16%) Mac Administrator
11 5 (3.16%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.56%) .NET
2 13 (8.23%) HTML
3 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.43%) .NET Framework
4 7 (4.43%) AngularJS
4 7 (4.43%) CSS
5 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (3.16%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (2.53%) XML
8 3 (1.90%) J2EE
8 3 (1.90%) jQuery
8 3 (1.90%) JSON
9 2 (1.27%) Classic ASP
9 2 (1.27%) Node.js
10 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Graph
10 1 (0.63%) ODBC
10 1 (0.63%) React
10 1 (0.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.43%) User Experience
1 7 (4.43%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.27%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.63%) CCTV
6 1 (0.63%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.63%) Home Automation
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.63%) NHS
6 1 (0.63%) PMI
6 1 (0.63%) SCORM
6 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (31.65%) Windows
2 19 (12.03%) Windows 10
3 10 (6.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.06%) Mac OS
5 7 (4.43%) Android
5 7 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.16%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.90%) Linux
8 3 (1.90%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.63%) Unix
10 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.62%) CRM
3 28 (17.72%) Migration
4 27 (17.09%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (11.39%) Analytics
6 16 (10.13%) ITIL
7 12 (7.59%) ERP
8 11 (6.96%) Change Management
9 10 (6.33%) Asset Management
10 9 (5.70%) DevOps
10 9 (5.70%) Document Management
10 9 (5.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 8 (5.06%) Data Analysis
11 8 (5.06%) Data Management
11 8 (5.06%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.06%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (5.06%) Time Management
12 7 (4.43%) Project Management
13 6 (3.80%) ITSM
13 6 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.68%) SQL
2 21 (13.29%) C#
3 19 (12.03%) PowerShell
4 13 (8.23%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.43%) Python
6 5 (3.16%) Java
7 3 (1.90%) C++
7 3 (1.90%) Groovy
8 2 (1.27%) PHP
8 2 (1.27%) Ruby
8 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.27%) VBScript
9 1 (0.63%) Perl
9 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.63%) U-SQL
9 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (6.96%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.70%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.53%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.27%) Degree
4 2 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.63%) APMP
5 1 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) ISEB
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.96%) SLA
2 5 (3.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.90%) GDPR
3 3 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.90%) PMO
4 2 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.63%) PMBOK
System Software
1 46 (29.11%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.96%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (12.03%) SCCM
2 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (3.16%) AirWatch
4 4 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.90%) Ansible
6 2 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.27%) SCOM
7 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.63%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.63%) Stealthwatch
7 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 86 (54.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.86%) Cisco
3 13 (8.23%) VMware
4 10 (6.33%) Oracle
5 9 (5.70%) Adobe
6 7 (4.43%) Meraki
7 5 (3.16%) Apple
7 5 (3.16%) Avaya
7 5 (3.16%) Google
7 5 (3.16%) ServiceNow
7 5 (3.16%) Sitecore
8 4 (2.53%) Citrix
8 4 (2.53%) SAP
9 3 (1.90%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.90%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.90%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.90%) Databricks
10 2 (1.27%) Nintex
10 2 (1.27%) Twitter
10 2 (1.27%) Ubiquiti