The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for SharePoint 2013 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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 2013
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 135 147
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 10 24 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.71% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.73% 4.31% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 35
Median daily rate £400 £415 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +2.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £355 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £490 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

SharePoint 2013 is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 578 557 849
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 18.82% 16.45% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 416 627
Median daily rate £475 £438 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +3.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 21
Median hourly rate £28.67 £26.00 £21.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.25% +22.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £17.30 £14.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

SharePoint 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing SharePoint 2013 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint 2013 in the City of London

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint 2013 in the City of London

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint 2013 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SharePoint 2013.

1 23 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Office 365
4 8 (34.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
5 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) Workflow
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) C#
8 4 (17.39%) HTML
8 4 (17.39%) Banking
8 4 (17.39%) Information Architecture
8 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (17.39%) Virtual Team
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
9 3 (13.04%) SPServices
9 3 (13.04%) Workflow Development
9 3 (13.04%) RESTful
9 3 (13.04%) e-Learning
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
9 3 (13.04%) Taxonomies
9 3 (13.04%) .NET

SharePoint 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 23 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (34.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Akamai
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Intranet
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) Extranet
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) Skype
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) IT Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Project Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 1 (4.35%) Change and Release Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Intranet Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Intranet Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Migration Manager
7 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) CSS
1 6 (26.09%) jQuery
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (13.04%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) RESTful
3 3 (13.04%) SPServices
4 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (8.70%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) XSL
5 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Virtual Team
2 3 (13.04%) e-Learning
2 3 (13.04%) Taxonomies
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Equities
3 2 (8.70%) Fixed Income
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Workflow
3 4 (17.39%) Information Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Workflow Development
5 2 (8.70%) CMMI
5 2 (8.70%) Content Management
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCA
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Altiris
2 1 (4.35%) BMC
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) F5
2 1 (4.35%) MobileIron
2 1 (4.35%) Nintex
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy
2 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
2 1 (4.35%) VMware