The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Architect was £494 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SharePoint Architect
London / City of London
Rank 152 155 189
Rank change year-on-year +3 +34  
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Architect 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.099% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Median daily rate £494 £463 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £401 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £463 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2886 3173 4864
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.25% 95.40% 96.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2244 2526 3664
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +7.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £45.40 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

SharePoint Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured SharePoint Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Architect in the City of London

SharePoint Architect
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 Architect in the City of London.

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

SharePoint Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Architect in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint Architect in the City of London

SharePoint Architect Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, SharePoint Architect contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring SharePoint Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) NHS
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) API Design
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) CRM

SharePoint Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) API Design
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft