Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 105 80
Rank change year-on-year -33 -25 -33
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 121 153 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.72% 2.35% 2.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.43% 14.19% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 112 138
City of London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £213 £200 £206
90th Percentile £583 £553 £550
Central London median daily rate £414 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -0.30% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 12
City of London median hourly rate £24.08 £22.34 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.81% +31.38% -24.44%
10th Percentile £14.97 £14.63 £11.25
90th Percentile £30.45 £107.60 £25.35
Central London median hourly rate £24.08 £18.54 £15.00
% change year-on-year +29.86% +23.62% -32.58%

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 1,160 1,078 1,139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.52% 16.59% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 796 858
City of London median daily rate £500 £489 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +8.61% +5.88%
10th Percentile £290 £263 £290
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 6 18
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £26.17 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.57% +37.72% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.95 £14.44 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.30 £83.13 £26.38
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in the City of London

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in the City of London

SharePoint
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 in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in the City of London

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 July 2018. 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
London Bridge - 1 £120 -
SharePoint
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 51 (42.15%) Microsoft
2 40 (33.06%) Office 365
3 35 (28.93%) Finance
4 23 (19.01%) C#
4 23 (19.01%) Windows
5 22 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (15.70%) JavaScript
7 17 (14.05%) Migration
7 17 (14.05%) HTML
7 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
8 16 (13.22%) SQL
8 16 (13.22%) .NET
9 15 (12.40%) Active Directory
9 15 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (12.40%) Intranet
10 14 (11.57%) Project Management
10 14 (11.57%) Microsoft Excel
10 14 (11.57%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (10.74%) OneDrive
11 13 (10.74%) Windows 10
11 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Office
11 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (9.92%) CSS
12 12 (9.92%) PowerShell
13 11 (9.09%) Skype
13 11 (9.09%) Power BI
14 10 (8.26%) Java
14 10 (8.26%) Banking
15 9 (7.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 9 (7.44%) Degree

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 14 (11.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (4.96%) CMS
3 5 (4.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (4.13%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.31%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.31%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.31%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.48%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.48%) IIS
6 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.65%) Moodle
7 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.83%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.83%) Documentum
7 1 (0.83%) FileNet
7 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.83%) OnBase
7 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (11.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (7.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (3.31%) InfoPath
6 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.65%) ReMetrica
2 2 (1.65%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 40 (33.06%) Office 365
2 22 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (10.74%) OneDrive
4 6 (4.96%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 4 (3.31%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (3.31%) Yammer
6 2 (1.65%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.65%) Slack
6 2 (1.65%) Trello
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.83%) GitHub
7 1 (0.83%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.83%) IaaS
7 1 (0.83%) SaaS
7 1 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.40%) Intranet
2 11 (9.09%) Skype
3 7 (5.79%) Internet
4 3 (2.48%) DHCP
4 3 (2.48%) DNS
4 3 (2.48%) VPN
4 3 (2.48%) WAN
5 2 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.65%) Firewall
6 1 (0.83%) 4G
6 1 (0.83%) ADSL
6 1 (0.83%) HTTP
6 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.83%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.83%) NAS
6 1 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.83%) SMTP
6 1 (0.83%) SSL
6 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.83%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.09%) Power BI
3 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.31%) Big Data
4 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.65%) ObjectStore
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.83%) Spatial Data
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (7.44%) JIRA
2 7 (5.79%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.48%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.48%) webpack
4 2 (1.65%) Selenium
4 2 (1.65%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.83%) MSI
General
1 35 (28.93%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Banking
3 6 (4.96%) Advertising
3 6 (4.96%) Front Office
4 4 (3.31%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.48%) Legal
6 2 (1.65%) Back Office
6 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Law
7 1 (0.83%) Publishing
7 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (23.97%) Developer
2 19 (15.70%) Analyst
3 18 (14.88%) SharePoint Developer
4 11 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.44%) Consultant
6 8 (6.61%) Trainer
7 7 (5.79%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) Architect
9 5 (4.13%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) Office 365 Trainer
9 5 (4.13%) Salesforce Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) SharePoint Consultant
10 4 (3.31%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Data Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.31%) SQL Analyst
10 4 (3.31%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.05%) HTML
2 16 (13.22%) .NET
3 12 (9.92%) CSS
4 8 (6.61%) AngularJS
4 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.13%) JSON
5 5 (4.13%) WCF
5 5 (4.13%) Web Services
6 4 (3.31%) Angular 2
6 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (3.31%) jQuery
6 4 (3.31%) React
7 3 (2.48%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.48%) HTML5
7 3 (2.48%) JSR 170
7 3 (2.48%) OSGi
7 3 (2.48%) XML
8 2 (1.65%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.65%) Node.js
8 2 (1.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.96%) e-Learning
3 6 (4.96%) Hedge funds
4 5 (4.13%) NHS
5 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.48%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.65%) iPad
6 2 (1.65%) iPhone
6 2 (1.65%) PMI
6 2 (1.65%) Replication
6 2 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.65%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.65%) User Experience
6 2 (1.65%) VLE
7 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.83%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.01%) Windows
2 13 (10.74%) Windows 10
3 7 (5.79%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.13%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.31%) Linux
5 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.65%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.65%) Unix
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.05%) Migration
2 15 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (11.57%) Project Management
4 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.44%) Change Management
5 9 (7.44%) CRM
5 9 (7.44%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (6.61%) ITIL
6 8 (6.61%) SDLC
6 8 (6.61%) Workflow
7 7 (5.79%) Analytics
7 7 (5.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.79%) Document Management
7 7 (5.79%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.96%) Business Analysis
8 6 (4.96%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.96%) Decision-Making
8 6 (4.96%) Portfolio Management
8 6 (4.96%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.01%) C#
2 19 (15.70%) JavaScript
3 16 (13.22%) SQL
4 12 (9.92%) PowerShell
5 10 (8.26%) Java
6 5 (4.13%) Python
7 3 (2.48%) ES6
8 2 (1.65%) C
8 2 (1.65%) PHP
9 1 (0.83%) Groovy
9 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.83%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (7.44%) Degree
2 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.65%) MCP
4 2 (1.65%) MCSA
4 2 (1.65%) MCTS
4 2 (1.65%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) APMG
5 1 (0.83%) ISEB
5 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) PMO
2 5 (4.13%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.13%) QA
3 3 (2.48%) GDPR
3 3 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.65%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (12.40%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.96%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.65%) Firmware
4 2 (1.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.83%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.83%) NFS
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) SCCM
2 3 (2.48%) SCOM
3 2 (1.65%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.83%) CASB
4 1 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.83%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.83%) PingFederate
4 1 (0.83%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.83%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 51 (42.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.13%) Oracle
3 5 (4.13%) VMware
4 4 (3.31%) Cisco
4 4 (3.31%) Hitachi
5 3 (2.48%) Citrix
5 3 (2.48%) HP
5 3 (2.48%) SAP
5 3 (2.48%) Symantec
6 2 (1.65%) Apple
6 2 (1.65%) iManage
6 2 (1.65%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.83%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.83%) Canon
7 1 (0.83%) IDERA
7 1 (0.83%) Intapp
7 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.83%) Workday
7 1 (0.83%) Xerox