Period
to 7 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 7 April 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 99 137
Rank change year-on-year +9 +38 -65
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 92 168 129
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.23% 2.46% 1.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.44% 13.53% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 130 103
Median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £150 £205 £213
90th Percentile £630 £559 £538
Central London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £19.13 £12.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +56.44% -36.47%
Central London median hourly rate £32.53 £19.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +68.96% -35.83% +55.90%

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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 596 1,242 1,134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.48% 18.18% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 946 894
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £312 £299 £308
90th Percentile £650 £663 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 11
Median hourly rate £31.00 £19.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.04% -3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24.50 £15.10 £12.50
90th Percentile £46.25 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year +83.01% -4.38% +5.26%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in the City of London

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for SharePoint in the City of London

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in the City of London over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint in the City of London

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for SharePoint in the City of London

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 7 April 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
Moorgate +17 3 - -
London Bridge - 2 £325 -
SharePoint
Central London

For the 6 months to 7 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 54 (58.70%) Office 365
2 49 (53.26%) Microsoft
3 29 (31.52%) Windows
4 28 (30.43%) Azure
5 25 (27.17%) Active Directory
6 22 (23.91%) Finance
7 21 (22.83%) Migration
8 19 (20.65%) Microsoft Excel
8 19 (20.65%) SQL
9 17 (18.48%) OneDrive
9 17 (18.48%) Power Platform
10 16 (17.39%) Power BI
11 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
11 14 (15.22%) CRM
11 14 (15.22%) Dynamics 365
12 13 (14.13%) PowerApps
12 13 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (14.13%) Dynamics CRM
13 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
13 12 (13.04%) Public Sector
13 12 (13.04%) Windows 10
14 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Flow
14 10 (10.87%) Document Management
14 10 (10.87%) PowerShell
14 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 9 (9.78%) Visual Studio Team System
15 9 (9.78%) Change Management
15 9 (9.78%) Workflow
15 9 (9.78%) .NET

SharePoint
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 6 (6.52%) Skype for Business
2 4 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.09%) Confluence
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.09%) IIS
3 1 (1.09%) LiveLink
3 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.09%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.17%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 54 (58.70%) Office 365
2 28 (30.43%) Azure
3 17 (18.48%) OneDrive
3 17 (18.48%) Power Platform
4 14 (15.22%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (14.13%) PowerApps
6 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Flow
7 4 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (3.26%) Yammer
9 2 (2.17%) AWS
9 2 (2.17%) Mimecast
9 2 (2.17%) ShareGate
10 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (1.09%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (1.09%) IaaS
10 1 (1.09%) PaaS
10 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) LAN
1 6 (6.52%) WAN
2 4 (4.35%) Firewall
2 4 (4.35%) Skype
2 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.26%) IP Telephony
3 3 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.17%) DNS
4 2 (2.17%) Network Security
4 2 (2.17%) VPN
5 1 (1.09%) DHCP
5 1 (1.09%) Internet
5 1 (1.09%) Intranet
5 1 (1.09%) NAS
5 1 (1.09%) SAN
5 1 (1.09%) SSL
5 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.39%) Power BI
2 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2017
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.09%) Big Data
5 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (2.17%) Hudson
2 2 (2.17%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.09%) eggPlant
3 1 (1.09%) Selenium
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (23.91%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Public Sector
3 8 (8.70%) Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.17%) French Language
5 2 (2.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) Front Office
6 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.09%) Law
6 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (17.39%) Analyst
1 16 (17.39%) Developer
2 12 (13.04%) Architect
3 10 (10.87%) Consultant
4 8 (8.70%) Office 365 Consultant
4 8 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.61%) Junior
5 7 (7.61%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Administrator
6 6 (6.52%) IT Administrator
6 6 (6.52%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.52%) SharePoint Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Junior IT Administrator
7 5 (5.43%) Mac Administrator
7 5 (5.43%) SharePoint Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) .NET
2 4 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.26%) HTML
4 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (2.17%) jQuery
4 2 (2.17%) XML
5 1 (1.09%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.09%) CSS
5 1 (1.09%) JSON
5 1 (1.09%) SOAP
5 1 (1.09%) Web Services
5 1 (1.09%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) User Experience
2 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.17%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.09%) CCTV
5 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (31.52%) Windows
2 12 (13.04%) Windows 10
3 8 (8.70%) Mac OS
4 6 (6.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.17%) Linux
5 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.09%) Unix
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.83%) Migration
2 14 (15.22%) CRM
3 13 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.87%) Document Management
5 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (9.78%) Change Management
6 9 (9.78%) Workflow
7 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.61%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (7.61%) Time Management
8 6 (6.52%) ITIL
9 5 (5.43%) Asset Management
9 5 (5.43%) Change Control
9 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (5.43%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (5.43%) Wealth Management
10 4 (4.35%) Analytics
10 4 (4.35%) Business Change Management
10 4 (4.35%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.65%) SQL
2 10 (10.87%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.78%) C#
4 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.17%) C++
5 2 (2.17%) Python
5 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.17%) TypeScript
5 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.09%) C
6 1 (1.09%) Java
6 1 (1.09%) PHP
6 1 (1.09%) Ruby
6 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) Degree
5 1 (1.09%) ISEB
5 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.09%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.09%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) SLA
2 3 (3.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (2.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.17%) QA
4 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (27.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (3.26%) SCCM
3 2 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.09%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.09%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 49 (53.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.70%) Adobe
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle
3 5 (5.43%) VMware
4 4 (4.35%) Apple
4 4 (4.35%) Cisco
5 3 (3.26%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.17%) Citrix
6 2 (2.17%) CommVault
6 2 (2.17%) CrowdStrike
6 2 (2.17%) Mitel
6 2 (2.17%) Sophos
7 1 (1.09%) Facebook
7 1 (1.09%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.09%) Polycom
7 1 (1.09%) Reuters
7 1 (1.09%) SAP
7 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.09%) Tableau
7 1 (1.09%) Twitter