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 3 months to 23 April 2017 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
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 71 54
Rank change year-on-year -9 -17  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 84 98 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.60% 2.81% 3.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.33% 17.88% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 65 147
Median daily rate £381 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £496 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £352 £350
% change year-on-year +3.69% +0.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £22.34 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.55% +8.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £25.70
% change year-on-year +83.33% -41.63%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 548 548 951
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 16.95% 15.74% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 408 705
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 27
Median hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £17.50 £10.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 81 (41.54%) Microsoft
2 73 (37.44%) Finance
3 60 (30.77%) Windows
4 51 (26.15%) SQL Server
5 38 (19.49%) C#
5 38 (19.49%) Office 365
6 35 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (17.44%) Microsoft Azure
8 32 (16.41%) CRM
8 32 (16.41%) SQL
9 31 (15.90%) Active Directory
9 31 (15.90%) Dynamics CRM
9 31 (15.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (14.87%) ERP
11 28 (14.36%) Migration
12 27 (13.85%) Web Services
12 27 (13.85%) JIRA
13 25 (12.82%) Dynamics AX
13 25 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
13 25 (12.82%) Scrum
14 24 (12.31%) Logistics
14 24 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
14 24 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 24 (12.31%) Windows Server
15 23 (11.79%) PowerShell
15 23 (11.79%) IaaS
15 23 (11.79%) SharePoint 2013
16 22 (11.28%) PaaS
16 22 (11.28%) WCF
16 22 (11.28%) TDD

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 23 (11.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 22 (11.28%) BizTalk Server
2 22 (11.28%) IIS
3 12 (6.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (6.15%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.56%) Confluence
5 4 (2.05%) CMS
5 4 (2.05%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.03%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.51%) SAS
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (11.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (5.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (5.64%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.59%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.54%) InfoPath
6 2 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (15.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (12.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (19.49%) Office 365
2 34 (17.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (11.79%) IaaS
4 22 (11.28%) PaaS
5 7 (3.59%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.03%) SaaS
6 2 (1.03%) Yammer
7 1 (0.51%) Akamai
7 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.51%) Slack
7 1 (0.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.23%) DNS
2 16 (8.21%) Firewall
3 15 (7.69%) DHCP
4 12 (6.15%) Internet
4 12 (6.15%) LAN
5 11 (5.64%) WAN
6 10 (5.13%) VPN
7 9 (4.62%) Skype
7 9 (4.62%) TCP/IP
8 7 (3.59%) SAN
9 6 (3.08%) MPLS
10 5 (2.56%) Intranet
11 4 (2.05%) IPsec
11 4 (2.05%) SSL
12 3 (1.54%) Unified Communications
12 3 (1.54%) WebEx
13 2 (1.03%) LDAP
13 2 (1.03%) Network Security
14 1 (0.51%) Kerberos
14 1 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 31 (15.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.56%) ObjectStore
8 3 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.54%) Power BI
8 3 (1.54%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.03%) Big Data
9 2 (1.03%) Data Mart
9 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.03%) MS Access
9 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.51%) OLAP
10 1 (0.51%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.51%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 27 (13.85%) JIRA
2 24 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.03%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.03%) Subversion
4 2 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.51%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
General
1 73 (37.44%) Finance
2 19 (9.74%) Banking
3 6 (3.08%) Retail
4 5 (2.56%) Legal
5 4 (2.05%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.54%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Front Office
7 1 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (30.77%) Developer
2 31 (15.90%) Analyst
3 21 (10.77%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 21 (10.77%) Microsoft Developer
4 19 (9.74%) Consultant
5 18 (9.23%) Architect
6 11 (5.64%) Business Analyst
6 11 (5.64%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (4.62%) .NET Developer
7 9 (4.62%) SharePoint Consultant
8 8 (4.10%) Administrator
9 7 (3.59%) Service Analyst
9 7 (3.59%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.08%) Network Engineer
10 6 (3.08%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (3.08%) SharePoint Architect
11 5 (2.56%) Configuration Manager
11 5 (2.56%) Project Manager
11 5 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.85%) Web Services
2 22 (11.28%) .NET
2 22 (11.28%) WCF
3 15 (7.69%) HTML
4 14 (7.18%) CSS
5 11 (5.64%) jQuery
6 7 (3.59%) COM
7 6 (3.08%) HTML5
8 5 (2.56%) CSS3
8 5 (2.56%) XML
9 4 (2.05%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (1.54%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.54%) RESTful
10 3 (1.54%) SPServices
10 3 (1.54%) XSLT
11 2 (1.03%) IBM Integration Bus
11 2 (1.03%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (1.03%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.15%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.59%) User Experience
3 6 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.05%) CMDB
4 4 (2.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.05%) Replication
4 4 (2.05%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.54%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.54%) NHS
5 3 (1.54%) PMI
5 3 (1.54%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.03%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.03%) Equities
6 2 (1.03%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.51%) CESG
7 1 (0.51%) PKI
7 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 60 (30.77%) Windows
2 24 (12.31%) Windows Server
3 14 (7.18%) Windows 7
4 10 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.05%) Mac OS
7 4 (2.05%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.05%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.54%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.03%) Linux
9 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.03%) Unix
10 1 (0.51%) Android
10 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (16.41%) CRM
3 29 (14.87%) ERP
4 28 (14.36%) Migration
5 25 (12.82%) Scrum
6 24 (12.31%) Logistics
7 22 (11.28%) TDD
8 21 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (10.77%) ITIL
9 17 (8.72%) Project Management
10 16 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (7.18%) Workflow
12 11 (5.64%) Information Architecture
12 11 (5.64%) Service Management
13 9 (4.62%) Change Control
13 9 (4.62%) Change Management
13 9 (4.62%) Document Management
14 8 (4.10%) Configuration Management
15 7 (3.59%) Data Modelling
16 6 (3.08%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 38 (19.49%) C#
2 32 (16.41%) SQL
3 23 (11.79%) PowerShell
4 17 (8.72%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.59%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.08%) Java
7 5 (2.56%) VBA
8 4 (2.05%) C
9 3 (1.54%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.54%) VB
9 3 (1.54%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.03%) Perl
10 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (5.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.10%) Degree
3 8 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.08%) MCSE
5 4 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.54%) MCITP
6 3 (1.54%) MCP
6 3 (1.54%) MCSA
6 3 (1.54%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.54%) PMP
7 2 (1.03%) CISM
7 2 (1.03%) CISSP
7 2 (1.03%) PgMP
8 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.51%) CBAP
8 1 (0.51%) CISA
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.62%) PMO
2 3 (1.54%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.54%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.03%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.51%) MiFID
4 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 31 (15.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.10%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.08%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.56%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.03%) vSphere
7 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.51%) XenApp
7 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (5.13%) SCCM
2 6 (3.08%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.56%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.54%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.54%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (1.03%) SCOM
6 1 (0.51%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.51%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 81 (41.54%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.23%) VMware
3 12 (6.15%) Citrix
4 11 (5.64%) Cisco
5 7 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.08%) Apple
7 5 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.56%) HP
7 5 (2.56%) MobileIron
7 5 (2.56%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.05%) Hitachi
8 4 (2.05%) iManage
8 4 (2.05%) NetApp
8 4 (2.05%) Oracle
8 4 (2.05%) Veeam
8 4 (2.05%) Veritas
9 3 (1.54%) Altiris
9 3 (1.54%) LANDesk
9 3 (1.54%) Varonis
10 2 (1.03%) Nintex
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