Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 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
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 75 111 145
Rank change year-on-year +36 +34 -73
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 130 147 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.66% 2.15% 1.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.39% 11.56% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 107 101
City of London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £188 £224 £221
90th Percentile £625 £538 £538
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
City of London median hourly rate £35.66 £25.00 £14.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.65% +71.09% -9.52%
10th Percentile £21.65 £20.90 £12.15
90th Percentile £51.95 £25.50 £16.58
Central London median hourly rate £35.66 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +42.65% +6.38% +45.51%

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 707 1,272 1,036
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.48% 18.59% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 966 837
City of London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £280
90th Percentile £669 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £498
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.53% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 10
City of London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.88 £17.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.76% +16.95% -6.05%
10th Percentile £19.47 £13.00 £11.13
90th Percentile £38.40 £32.93 £27.50
Central London median hourly rate £26.00 £19.25 £17.85
% change year-on-year +35.06% +7.84% -4.67%

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 25 January 2020.

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 25 January 2020.

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 25 January 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 - 7 £550 -
London Bridge - 3 £275 -
SharePoint
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 76 (58.46%) Microsoft
2 73 (56.15%) Office 365
3 55 (42.31%) Azure
4 41 (31.54%) Windows
5 40 (30.77%) SQL
6 37 (28.46%) Active Directory
7 31 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (22.31%) Finance
8 29 (22.31%) CRM
9 28 (21.54%) SQL Server
10 27 (20.77%) Migration
11 26 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
11 26 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 24 (18.46%) Microsoft Office
12 24 (18.46%) C#
12 24 (18.46%) Power Platform
13 22 (16.92%) Dynamics 365
13 22 (16.92%) .NET
14 21 (16.15%) Power BI
15 20 (15.38%) Windows 10
15 20 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
15 20 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (14.62%) OneDrive
16 19 (14.62%) PowerApps
17 14 (10.77%) Security Cleared
17 14 (10.77%) HTML
17 14 (10.77%) JavaScript
18 13 (10.00%) Visual Studio
19 12 (9.23%) Change Management
20 11 (8.46%) SC Cleared

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 8 (6.15%) IIS
1 8 (6.15%) Skype for Business
2 6 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (3.85%) CMS
3 5 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.31%) Confluence
6 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.77%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (18.46%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (6.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.54%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (5.38%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.54%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.77%) Global One
5 1 (0.77%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 73 (56.15%) Office 365
2 55 (42.31%) Azure
3 24 (18.46%) Power Platform
4 22 (16.92%) Dynamics 365
5 19 (14.62%) OneDrive
5 19 (14.62%) PowerApps
6 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Flow
7 9 (6.92%) PaaS
8 7 (5.38%) AWS
8 7 (5.38%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (4.62%) npm
10 5 (3.85%) Yammer
11 4 (3.08%) IaaS
12 3 (2.31%) Mimecast
13 2 (1.54%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (1.54%) G Suite
13 2 (1.54%) Google Drive
13 2 (1.54%) ShareGate
14 1 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) LAN
1 8 (6.15%) WAN
2 5 (3.85%) Firewall
2 5 (3.85%) Skype
3 4 (3.08%) Internet
3 4 (3.08%) IP Telephony
4 3 (2.31%) DNS
4 3 (2.31%) Intranet
4 3 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.31%) VPN
4 3 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.54%) DHCP
5 2 (1.54%) MPLS
5 2 (1.54%) Network Security
5 2 (1.54%) VoIP
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.77%) SAN
6 1 (0.77%) SSL
6 1 (0.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.15%) Power BI
3 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.54%) MySQL
4 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.77%) Big Data
5 1 (0.77%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.15%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (6.15%) TeamCity
3 6 (4.62%) gulp
3 6 (4.62%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (3.85%) Grunt
4 5 (3.85%) JIRA
5 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.31%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.54%) Hudson
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.77%) webpack
General
1 29 (22.31%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Public Sector
3 9 (6.92%) Banking
4 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.08%) Front Office
6 3 (2.31%) Marketing
7 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.77%) Back Office
8 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.77%) French Language
8 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Law
8 1 (0.77%) Legal
8 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (23.08%) Developer
2 20 (15.38%) Analyst
3 18 (13.85%) SharePoint Developer
4 13 (10.00%) Architect
5 12 (9.23%) Consultant
6 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.15%) Junior
6 8 (6.15%) Office 365 Consultant
7 7 (5.38%) Administrator
7 7 (5.38%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.38%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.62%) IT Administrator
9 5 (3.85%) CRM Developer
9 5 (3.85%) Junior IT Administrator
9 5 (3.85%) Mac Administrator
9 5 (3.85%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.85%) Sitecore Developer
10 4 (3.08%) Power BI Analyst
10 4 (3.08%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.92%) .NET
2 14 (10.77%) HTML
3 10 (7.69%) CSS
4 7 (5.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (4.62%) .NET Framework
5 6 (4.62%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (3.85%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (2.31%) jQuery
7 3 (2.31%) XML
8 2 (1.54%) JSON
8 2 (1.54%) React
8 2 (1.54%) RESTful
8 2 (1.54%) SOAP
9 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.77%) FIXML
9 1 (0.77%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.15%) User Experience
2 6 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.54%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.54%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.77%) CCTV
5 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.77%) PMI
5 1 (0.77%) Replication
5 1 (0.77%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (31.54%) Windows
2 20 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 8 (6.15%) Mac OS
4 6 (4.62%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.54%) Android
7 2 (1.54%) Linux
7 2 (1.54%) VMS
7 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (22.31%) CRM
3 27 (20.77%) Migration
4 20 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (9.23%) Change Management
6 11 (8.46%) Analytics
6 11 (8.46%) Asset Management
7 10 (7.69%) ERP
8 9 (6.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (6.92%) Mentoring
8 9 (6.92%) Time Management
9 8 (6.15%) Document Management
10 7 (5.38%) Data Analysis
10 7 (5.38%) DevOps
10 7 (5.38%) ITIL
11 6 (4.62%) Project Delivery
11 6 (4.62%) Project Management
11 6 (4.62%) Wealth Management
12 5 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.85%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.77%) SQL
2 26 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 24 (18.46%) C#
4 14 (10.77%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.62%) Python
6 3 (2.31%) C++
6 3 (2.31%) Clipper
6 3 (2.31%) Groovy
7 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.54%) PHP
7 2 (1.54%) Ruby
7 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.77%) Java
8 1 (0.77%) Perl
8 1 (0.77%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.77%) U-SQL
8 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.46%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.62%) Degree
4 4 (3.08%) BC Cleared
4 4 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.77%) APMP
6 1 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.77%) MCDST
6 1 (0.77%) MCSA
6 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.77%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.77%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) SLA
2 5 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (3.08%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.54%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.77%) PMBOK
System Software
1 37 (28.46%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.31%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (6.92%) SCCM
2 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.31%) Ansible
4 2 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.54%) SCOM
4 2 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.77%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.77%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.77%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (0.77%) Terraform
Vendors
1 76 (58.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.69%) VMware
3 8 (6.15%) Adobe
4 7 (5.38%) Cisco
5 5 (3.85%) Apple
5 5 (3.85%) Citrix
5 5 (3.85%) Oracle
5 5 (3.85%) Sitecore
6 4 (3.08%) Google
7 3 (2.31%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.31%) Kofax
7 3 (2.31%) Nintex
8 2 (1.54%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.54%) CommVault
8 2 (1.54%) Meraki
8 2 (1.54%) Polycom
8 2 (1.54%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.54%) Sophos
9 1 (0.77%) Informatica
9 1 (0.77%) Juniper