Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 135 82
Rank change year-on-year -1 -53 -30
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 128 119 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.82% 1.72% 3.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.51% 11.69% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 94 152
City of London median daily rate £413 £419 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +1.52% +3.13%
10th Percentile £208 £241 £206
90th Percentile £588 £568 £588
Central London median daily rate £403 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -5.29% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
City of London median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.06% +36.00% -55.75%
10th Percentile £22.86 £13.70 £11.25
90th Percentile £27.98 £106.40 £14.38
Central London median hourly rate £25.00 £15.88 £12.50
% change year-on-year +57.48% +27.00% -37.50%

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 1,218 1,018 1,159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.33% 14.69% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 922 791 907
City of London median daily rate £525 £498 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.53% +10.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £292
90th Percentile £675 £675 £640
Central London median daily rate £500 £493 £450
% change year-on-year +1.52% +9.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 10 18
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.53% +7.10%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.13 £11.25
90th Percentile £32.93 £37.63 £55.56
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £18.45
% change year-on-year +12.04% -3.25% +5.43%

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 23 October 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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 69 (53.91%) Microsoft
2 46 (35.94%) Office 365
3 38 (29.69%) Windows
4 36 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (23.44%) Finance
6 27 (21.09%) Active Directory
7 24 (18.75%) Migration
8 23 (17.97%) Microsoft Office
9 20 (15.63%) C#
9 20 (15.63%) JavaScript
10 19 (14.84%) .NET
10 19 (14.84%) ITIL
10 19 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (14.06%) SQL Server
11 18 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (14.06%) Windows 10
12 17 (13.28%) Skype
12 17 (13.28%) PowerShell
12 17 (13.28%) Project Management
13 16 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
14 15 (11.72%) HTML
15 14 (10.94%) CSS
15 14 (10.94%) Intranet
15 14 (10.94%) OneDrive
16 13 (10.16%) SQL
17 12 (9.38%) CRM
17 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (8.59%) Windows 7
18 11 (8.59%) Cisco

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 9 (7.03%) Skype for Business
2 8 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (5.47%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (4.69%) CMS
5 5 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.91%) IIS
6 3 (2.34%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.78%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.78%) Apache
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.78%) Confluence
8 1 (0.78%) Drupal
8 1 (0.78%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.78%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (17.97%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (8.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (5.47%) MS Visio
5 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (3.91%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.56%) ReMetrica
2 2 (1.56%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 1 (0.78%) Magento
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 46 (35.94%) Office 365
2 36 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (10.94%) OneDrive
4 8 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (6.25%) IaaS
5 4 (3.13%) PaaS
6 3 (2.34%) Yammer
7 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (1.56%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.56%) SaaS
7 2 (1.56%) Slack
7 2 (1.56%) Trello
8 1 (0.78%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.78%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 1 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.78%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.78%) iTunes
8 1 (0.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.28%) Skype
2 14 (10.94%) Intranet
3 9 (7.03%) DHCP
3 9 (7.03%) DNS
4 8 (6.25%) WAN
5 6 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (3.91%) ADSL
6 5 (3.91%) LAN
6 5 (3.91%) SMTP
6 5 (3.91%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.91%) WebEx
7 4 (3.13%) IMAP
8 3 (2.34%) Internet
8 3 (2.34%) VPN
8 3 (2.34%) Wireless
9 2 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.56%) Firewall
9 2 (1.56%) VoIP
10 1 (0.78%) 4G
10 1 (0.78%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.69%) Power BI
4 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.78%) Big Data
7 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.78%) MS Access
7 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.78%) Spatial Data
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) JIRA
2 6 (4.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.34%) webpack
5 2 (1.56%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (23.44%) Finance
2 9 (7.03%) Banking
3 6 (4.69%) Advertising
4 5 (3.91%) Legal
4 5 (3.91%) Spanish Language
5 4 (3.13%) Billing
6 3 (2.34%) Law
6 3 (2.34%) Marketing
7 2 (1.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.56%) Publishing
8 1 (0.78%) Back Office
8 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.78%) Front Office
8 1 (0.78%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (17.19%) Analyst
2 20 (15.63%) Developer
3 13 (10.16%) Consultant
4 11 (8.59%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.03%) IT Analyst
5 9 (7.03%) Trainer
6 8 (6.25%) Architect
6 8 (6.25%) Office 365 Consultant
6 8 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 7 (5.47%) IT Support
8 6 (4.69%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Coordinator
9 5 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) Office 365 Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) SharePoint Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.13%) Administrator
10 4 (3.13%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.84%) .NET
2 15 (11.72%) HTML
3 14 (10.94%) CSS
4 10 (7.81%) AngularJS
5 9 (7.03%) ASP.NET
6 8 (6.25%) Web Services
7 6 (4.69%) Angular 2
7 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (4.69%) jQuery
8 5 (3.91%) JSON
8 5 (3.91%) React
8 5 (3.91%) WCF
9 4 (3.13%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.34%) .NET Core
10 3 (2.34%) XML
11 2 (1.56%) Java EE
11 2 (1.56%) JSR 170
11 2 (1.56%) Servlets
11 2 (1.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.25%) iPad
2 8 (6.25%) iPhone
3 5 (3.91%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.91%) User Experience
3 5 (3.91%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.13%) Replication
4 4 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.34%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.34%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.56%) BYOD
6 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.56%) Fintech
6 2 (1.56%) PMI
6 2 (1.56%) Tandem
7 1 (0.78%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.69%) Windows
2 18 (14.06%) Windows 10
3 11 (8.59%) Windows 7
4 9 (7.03%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.69%) Mac OS X
7 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.56%) Linux
9 1 (0.78%) Unix
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.75%) Migration
2 19 (14.84%) ITIL
2 19 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (13.28%) Project Management
5 12 (9.38%) CRM
6 10 (7.81%) MVC
7 9 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (7.03%) Decision-Making
8 7 (5.47%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.69%) Information Security
9 6 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (4.69%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.69%) SDLC
9 6 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.91%) Analytics
10 5 (3.91%) Asset Management
10 5 (3.91%) Change Control
10 5 (3.91%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (3.91%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.63%) C#
1 20 (15.63%) JavaScript
2 17 (13.28%) PowerShell
3 13 (10.16%) SQL
4 5 (3.91%) Java
5 4 (3.13%) ES6
5 4 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.56%) Python
7 1 (0.78%) C
7 1 (0.78%) Groovy
7 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.78%) Perl
7 1 (0.78%) PHP
7 1 (0.78%) R
7 1 (0.78%) Scala
7 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.81%) Degree
3 7 (5.47%) MCSA
4 4 (3.13%) MCP
4 4 (3.13%) MCSE
5 3 (2.34%) CCNA
5 3 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.34%) MCTS
5 3 (2.34%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.56%) CISSP
6 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.56%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.78%) MCSD
7 1 (0.78%) PhD
7 1 (0.78%) PMP
7 1 (0.78%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.47%) PMO
2 5 (3.91%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.91%) GDPR
3 2 (1.56%) QA
3 2 (1.56%) SLA
4 1 (0.78%) IFRS
4 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (21.09%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.03%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.91%) BitLocker
4 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (7.81%) SCCM
2 6 (4.69%) SCOM
3 5 (3.91%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.78%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.78%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.78%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.78%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 69 (53.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.59%) Cisco
3 8 (6.25%) Apple
4 5 (3.91%) McAfee
4 5 (3.91%) VMware
5 4 (3.13%) CA
6 3 (2.34%) Citrix
6 3 (2.34%) Google
6 3 (2.34%) HP
6 3 (2.34%) Lotus
7 2 (1.56%) F5
7 2 (1.56%) iManage
7 2 (1.56%) Nintex
7 2 (1.56%) Oracle
7 2 (1.56%) SAP
8 1 (0.78%) Canon
8 1 (0.78%) Facebook
8 1 (0.78%) FactSet
8 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.78%) Xerox