Period
to 14 October 2019

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 14 October 2019 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
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 136 127
Rank change year-on-year +55 -9 -48
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 170 122 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.83% 1.76% 1.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.17% 10.29% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 89 92
City of London median daily rate £429 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.31% -2.35% +3.03%
10th Percentile £163 £206 £263
90th Percentile £607 £589 £573
Central London median daily rate £425 £408 £425
% change year-on-year +4.29% -4.12% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
City of London median hourly rate £20.92 £25.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.34% +47.06% +36.00%
10th Percentile £19.19 £22.86 £13.70
90th Percentile £45.30 £27.98 £106.40
Central London median hourly rate £20.92 £25.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year -16.34% +57.48% +27.00%

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 990 1,186 990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.51% 17.09% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 895 757
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +3.02% +10.56%
10th Percentile £265 £272 £275
90th Percentile £674 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £493
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% +9.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 37 9
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +25.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £17.53 £13.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £65.90 £33.30 £47.75
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -9.21%

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 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 2019. 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 - 5 £550 -
London Bridge +6 1 £250 +108.33%
SharePoint
Central London

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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 87 (51.18%) Office 365
2 85 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 66 (38.82%) Azure
4 48 (28.24%) SQL
4 48 (28.24%) Windows
5 42 (24.71%) Active Directory
6 41 (24.12%) .NET
7 40 (23.53%) Migration
8 38 (22.35%) Microsoft Office
9 37 (21.76%) SQL Server
9 37 (21.76%) CRM
10 35 (20.59%) Dynamics CRM
11 34 (20.00%) Finance
12 33 (19.41%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (19.41%) PowerShell
13 32 (18.82%) C#
14 28 (16.47%) JavaScript
14 28 (16.47%) Power Platform
15 27 (15.88%) Visual Studio
16 25 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
17 24 (14.12%) HTML
18 22 (12.94%) Dynamics 365
18 22 (12.94%) Windows 10
18 22 (12.94%) Security Cleared
19 21 (12.35%) Power BI
19 21 (12.35%) MS Exchange
19 21 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
20 20 (11.76%) SC Cleared
21 19 (11.18%) .NET Framework
21 19 (11.18%) Public Sector

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 21 (12.35%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.59%) IIS
3 13 (7.65%) Skype for Business
4 8 (4.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (4.12%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (3.53%) CMS
6 6 (3.53%) Confluence
7 5 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (2.94%) Umbraco
8 4 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.59%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 38 (22.35%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (8.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (3.53%) InfoPath
5 3 (1.76%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.59%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.59%) Sketch
6 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (20.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (4.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.59%) Global One
4 1 (0.59%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 87 (51.18%) Office 365
2 66 (38.82%) Azure
3 28 (16.47%) Power Platform
4 22 (12.94%) Dynamics 365
5 17 (10.00%) OneDrive
6 11 (6.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 11 (6.47%) PaaS
7 10 (5.88%) PowerApps
8 8 (4.71%) AWS
9 6 (3.53%) IaaS
9 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Flow
9 6 (3.53%) npm
10 3 (1.76%) Mimecast
11 2 (1.18%) G Suite
11 2 (1.18%) Google Drive
11 2 (1.18%) Yammer
12 1 (0.59%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.59%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.59%) SaaS
12 1 (0.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.47%) Skype
2 10 (5.88%) Intranet
3 8 (4.71%) DNS
4 6 (3.53%) Firewall
4 6 (3.53%) LAN
4 6 (3.53%) WAN
5 5 (2.94%) Internet
6 4 (2.35%) DHCP
6 4 (2.35%) IP Telephony
6 4 (2.35%) MPLS
6 4 (2.35%) VPN
7 3 (1.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.76%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.18%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.18%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.18%) VoIP
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.59%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.59%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.76%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.35%) Power BI
3 12 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.53%) Data Lake
6 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (2.94%) MySQL
7 4 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (2.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (2.35%) Big Data
8 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.59%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 27 (15.88%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.88%) JIRA
3 8 (4.71%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (4.71%) TeamCity
4 7 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.53%) gulp
6 5 (2.94%) Grunt
6 5 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.76%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (1.18%) Hudson
9 1 (0.59%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.59%) ERwin
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.59%) webpack
General
1 34 (20.00%) Finance
2 19 (11.18%) Public Sector
3 8 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.53%) Banking
5 5 (2.94%) Front Office
6 4 (2.35%) Law
7 3 (1.76%) Publishing
8 2 (1.18%) Environmental Health
8 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Back Office
9 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.59%) International Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.59%) Marketing
9 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (23.53%) Developer
2 34 (20.00%) Analyst
3 18 (10.59%) SharePoint Developer
4 11 (6.47%) Architect
4 11 (6.47%) Consultant
5 9 (5.29%) CRM Developer
5 9 (5.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (4.71%) Administrator
6 8 (4.71%) Business Analyst
7 7 (4.12%) Product Manager
8 6 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 6 (3.53%) Migration Engineer
8 6 (3.53%) Office 365 Consultant
8 6 (3.53%) SharePoint Consultant
8 6 (3.53%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (2.94%) Azure Engineer
9 5 (2.94%) Migration Analyst
9 5 (2.94%) SharePoint Analyst
9 5 (2.94%) Support Analyst
9 5 (2.94%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (24.12%) .NET
2 24 (14.12%) HTML
3 19 (11.18%) .NET Framework
4 17 (10.00%) Web Services
5 16 (9.41%) XML
6 15 (8.82%) CSS
7 11 (6.47%) AngularJS
7 11 (6.47%) ASP.NET
8 10 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (4.12%) jQuery
11 6 (3.53%) JSON
11 6 (3.53%) WCF
11 6 (3.53%) XSLT
12 5 (2.94%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (2.94%) React
13 4 (2.35%) REST
14 3 (1.76%) KnockoutJS
15 2 (1.18%) RESTful
15 2 (1.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.65%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.29%) Driving Licence
2 9 (5.29%) User Experience
3 8 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.53%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.76%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.18%) CCTV
7 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.18%) Replication
7 2 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.59%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.59%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.59%) PMI
8 1 (0.59%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 48 (28.24%) Windows
2 22 (12.94%) Windows 10
3 8 (4.71%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.12%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.53%) Mac OS
5 6 (3.53%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.76%) Android
6 3 (1.76%) Linux
6 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.18%) VMS
7 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.53%) Migration
2 37 (21.76%) CRM
3 33 (19.41%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (7.65%) Project Delivery
6 12 (7.06%) Analytics
7 11 (6.47%) Change Management
7 11 (6.47%) SDLC
8 10 (5.88%) Decision-Making
8 10 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 10 (5.88%) MVC
8 10 (5.88%) Project Management
8 10 (5.88%) Workflow
9 9 (5.29%) Contract Management
9 9 (5.29%) ETL
9 9 (5.29%) ITIL
9 9 (5.29%) Web Development
10 8 (4.71%) Asset Management
10 8 (4.71%) Business Analysis
10 8 (4.71%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (28.24%) SQL
2 33 (19.41%) PowerShell
3 32 (18.82%) C#
4 28 (16.47%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.29%) Python
6 5 (2.94%) Java
7 3 (1.76%) Clipper
7 3 (1.76%) Groovy
7 3 (1.76%) Perl
7 3 (1.76%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.76%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.18%) C++
9 1 (0.59%) C
9 1 (0.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.59%) PHP
9 1 (0.59%) R
9 1 (0.59%) Ruby
9 1 (0.59%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (12.94%) Security Cleared
2 20 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 17 (10.00%) Degree
4 6 (3.53%) HND
5 3 (1.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.18%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.18%) MCSA
7 1 (0.59%) APMP
7 1 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.59%) ISEB
7 1 (0.59%) MCDST
7 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.12%) SLA
2 4 (2.35%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (1.76%) PMO
4 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.59%) PMBOK
System Software
1 42 (24.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.53%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.35%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.18%) XenApp
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (7.06%) SCCM
2 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.76%) Ansible
4 2 (1.18%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.18%) SCOM
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.59%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (0.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 85 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.47%) Nintex
3 10 (5.88%) VMware
4 8 (4.71%) Citrix
5 6 (3.53%) Cisco
6 5 (2.94%) Adobe
6 5 (2.94%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.35%) Apple
7 4 (2.35%) Google
8 3 (1.76%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.76%) Kofax
9 2 (1.18%) arcserve
9 2 (1.18%) Dell
9 2 (1.18%) Forcepoint
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle
9 2 (1.18%) Polycom
9 2 (1.18%) Remedy
9 2 (1.18%) SAP
9 2 (1.18%) Sophos
9 2 (1.18%) Veeam