Period
to 2 July 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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 122 128
Rank change year-on-year +41 +6 -50
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 74 184 191
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 2.24% 2.14% 2.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.95% 12.37% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 128 136
Median daily rate £460 £428 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.60% +3.64% -
10th Percentile £263 £194 £211
90th Percentile £616 £588 £575
London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £32.53 £20.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.61% +0.63% +7.86%
10th Percentile £31.29 £18.81 £13.29
90th Percentile £33.76 £21.34 £31.00
London median hourly rate £35.00 £29.24 £24.00
% change year-on-year +19.71% +21.82% +7.45%

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 464 1,487 1,575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 14.04% 17.33% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 1,126 1,206
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £300
90th Percentile £675 £668 £638
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.22% -1.25% -23.57%
10th Percentile £28.03 £13.54 £13.03
90th Percentile £42.10 £37.13 £34.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +40.00% +17.65% -3.41%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +24 54 £474 +11.47% 13
City of Westminster +30 4 £370 -22.11%
West End of London +21 4 £275 -50.00% 2
SharePoint
London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 35 (47.30%) Office 365
2 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
3 21 (28.38%) Migration
4 19 (25.68%) Windows
5 18 (24.32%) Azure
6 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
6 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
7 16 (21.62%) Finance
8 12 (16.22%) .NET
9 10 (13.51%) Workflow
9 10 (13.51%) SQL
9 10 (13.51%) SCCM
9 10 (13.51%) OneDrive
10 9 (12.16%) Public Sector
10 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
10 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (12.16%) Banking
10 9 (12.16%) C#
10 9 (12.16%) Oracle
10 9 (12.16%) ITIL
10 9 (12.16%) CRM
11 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
11 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio Team System
11 8 (10.81%) JIRA
11 8 (10.81%) DevOps
11 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (9.46%) Confluence
12 7 (9.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Intune
12 7 (9.46%) Windows 10

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 7 (9.46%) Confluence
1 7 (9.46%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (8.11%) IIS
3 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.05%) CMS
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.35%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.35%) Apache
6 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.35%) Content Management Server
6 1 (1.35%) Documentum
6 1 (1.35%) FileNet
6 1 (1.35%) LiveLink
6 1 (1.35%) nginx
6 1 (1.35%) OnBase
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 35 (47.30%) Office 365
2 18 (24.32%) Azure
3 10 (13.51%) OneDrive
4 6 (8.11%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (5.41%) SaaS
6 3 (4.05%) GCP
6 3 (4.05%) IaaS
6 3 (4.05%) NuGet
6 3 (4.05%) Power Platform
7 2 (2.70%) AWS
7 2 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.70%) GitHub
7 2 (2.70%) PaaS
8 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.35%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.35%) PowerApps
8 1 (1.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) DNS
1 7 (9.46%) Internet
1 7 (9.46%) Kerberos
2 6 (8.11%) Intranet
3 5 (6.76%) DHCP
4 4 (5.41%) Skype
4 4 (5.41%) SSL
4 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.70%) LAN
5 2 (2.70%) MPLS
5 2 (2.70%) NAS
5 2 (2.70%) SAN
5 2 (2.70%) SMTP
5 2 (2.70%) VoIP
5 2 (2.70%) VPN
5 2 (2.70%) WAN
5 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.35%) Firewall
6 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) MySQL
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2017
4 2 (2.70%) Power BI
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.35%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) QlikView
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) JIRA
1 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (5.41%) Bitbucket
2 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.05%) FishEye
3 3 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (4.05%) SonarQube
3 3 (4.05%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.70%) eggPlant
4 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.70%) Selenium
4 2 (2.70%) Subversion
4 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.35%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.35%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.35%) Serena SBM
5 1 (1.35%) SilkTest
General
1 16 (21.62%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Banking
2 9 (12.16%) Public Sector
3 2 (2.70%) International Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.70%) Publishing
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.35%) French Language
4 1 (1.35%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.35%) Law
4 1 (1.35%) Local Government
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (14.86%) Developer
2 10 (13.51%) Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Consultant
3 9 (12.16%) Architect
4 7 (9.46%) SharePoint Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (6.76%) Administrator
6 4 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Office 365 Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Office 365 Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Salesforce Developer
7 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Architect
7 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 2 (2.70%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (2.70%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) .NET
2 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.76%) .NET Core
3 5 (6.76%) AngularJS
3 5 (6.76%) HTML
4 4 (5.41%) Web Services
5 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Core
5 3 (4.05%) Visualforce
5 3 (4.05%) XML
6 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.70%) CSS
6 2 (2.70%) jQuery
6 2 (2.70%) LDAP
6 2 (2.70%) SOAP
6 2 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.70%) XBRL
7 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.35%) J2EE
7 1 (1.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.41%) Replication
2 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.05%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.35%) Clustering
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.35%) NHS
4 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Linux
2 7 (9.46%) Unix
2 7 (9.46%) Windows 10
2 7 (9.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (2.70%) Android
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) Migration
2 10 (13.51%) Workflow
3 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.16%) CRM
3 9 (12.16%) ITIL
4 8 (10.81%) DevOps
4 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.11%) Change Management
6 6 (8.11%) Data Migration
6 6 (8.11%) Document Management
7 5 (6.76%) Analytics
7 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.76%) Data Management
7 5 (6.76%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (6.76%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (5.41%) Microservices
8 4 (5.41%) Project Delivery
8 4 (5.41%) Requirements Gathering
8 4 (5.41%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.51%) SQL
2 9 (12.16%) C#
2 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.11%) Java
5 4 (5.41%) TypeScript
6 3 (4.05%) Apex Code
6 3 (4.05%) Python
6 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.35%) C
8 1 (1.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) ISEB
2 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.35%) CISM
3 1 (1.35%) CISSP
3 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.35%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) GDPR
2 3 (4.05%) QA
3 2 (2.70%) PMO
3 2 (2.70%) SLA
4 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.70%) Docker
4 2 (2.70%) XenApp
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.35%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) SCCM
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (5.41%) SCOM
4 3 (4.05%) AirWatch
4 3 (4.05%) Ansible
5 2 (2.70%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.70%) Nagios
5 2 (2.70%) Terraform
5 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.35%) Control-M
6 1 (1.35%) Icinga
6 1 (1.35%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (1.35%) Netcool
6 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.35%) Puppet
6 1 (1.35%) QRadar
6 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle
3 6 (8.11%) Cisco
4 4 (5.41%) Atlassian
4 4 (5.41%) Citrix
4 4 (5.41%) SAP
4 4 (5.41%) VMware
5 3 (4.05%) F5
5 3 (4.05%) HP
5 3 (4.05%) OpenText
5 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.70%) Adobe
6 2 (2.70%) Avaya
6 2 (2.70%) Hyland
6 2 (2.70%) IBM
6 2 (2.70%) Meraki
6 2 (2.70%) Sybase
6 2 (2.70%) Tableau
7 1 (1.35%) MobileIron