Period
to 24 July 2021

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 24 July 2021 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 82 89
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 +55
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 112 56 173
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.30% 2.31% 2.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.29% 17.18% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 42 129
10th Percentile £225 £330 £162
25th Percentile £363 £407 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £475 £425
Median % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
75th Percentile £575 £552 £508
90th Percentile £713 £625 £588
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
10th Percentile " " £18.98
25th Percentile £21.00 " £19.52
Median hourly rate £22.00 - £20.83
75th Percentile £23.00 " £21.37
90th Percentile " " £21.45
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.05 £20.83
% change year-on-year -30.12% +44.26% -16.68%

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 426 326 1,173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.54% 13.46% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 230 910
10th Percentile £307 £325 £313
25th Percentile £425 £425 £420
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £611 £588 £588
90th Percentile £685 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
10th Percentile £22.00 £19.35 £12.73
25th Percentile £23.50 £25.88 £18.64
Median hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year -28.00% +89.87% -1.25%
75th Percentile £30.50 £47.88 £21.44
90th Percentile £32.00 £53.65 £39.75
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £33.78 £20.00
% change year-on-year -34.86% +68.88% -

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SharePoint as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for SharePoint in the City of London

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint in the City of London

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for SharePoint in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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 59 (52.68%) Microsoft
2 57 (50.89%) Azure
3 49 (43.75%) Microsoft 365
3 49 (43.75%) Power Platform
4 48 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 44 (39.29%) Active Directory
6 42 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (37.50%) C#
6 42 (37.50%) Power BI
7 38 (33.93%) JavaScript
8 36 (32.14%) DevOps
8 36 (32.14%) Social Skills
9 33 (29.46%) AngularJS
9 33 (29.46%) SQL Server
10 32 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (27.68%) Azure Active Directory
12 30 (26.79%) .NET
13 29 (25.89%) React
14 28 (25.00%) TypeScript
15 25 (22.32%) QA
16 24 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (21.43%) TDD
16 24 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
16 24 (21.43%) Analytics
16 24 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (21.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 23 (20.54%) ASP.NET Core
17 23 (20.54%) Greenfield Project
17 23 (20.54%) Mentoring
17 23 (20.54%) Software Engineering

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 (8.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (6.25%) Confluence
3 5 (4.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.89%) CMS
5 1 (0.89%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.89%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (8.04%) InfoPath
1 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.89%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.89%) Primavera
2 1 (0.89%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.89%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 57 (50.89%) Azure
2 49 (43.75%) Microsoft 365
2 49 (43.75%) Power Platform
3 31 (27.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 16 (14.29%) PowerApps
5 13 (11.61%) Power Automate
6 9 (8.04%) OneDrive
6 9 (8.04%) Slack
6 9 (8.04%) Workato
7 8 (7.14%) AWS
7 8 (7.14%) IaaS
8 7 (6.25%) PaaS
9 6 (5.36%) Azure Functions
9 6 (5.36%) GCP
9 6 (5.36%) SaaS
9 6 (5.36%) Serverless
10 5 (4.46%) Azure Logic Apps
10 5 (4.46%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (4.46%) GitHub
11 2 (1.79%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.36%) DNS
3 5 (4.46%) Firewall
3 5 (4.46%) Intranet
3 5 (4.46%) Kerberos
4 4 (3.57%) SAN
5 3 (2.68%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.79%) DHCP
6 2 (1.79%) Internet
6 2 (1.79%) LAN
6 2 (1.79%) NAS
6 2 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.79%) WAN
7 1 (0.89%) Network Security
7 1 (0.89%) PSTN
7 1 (0.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (37.50%) Power BI
2 33 (29.46%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.04%) Metadata
3 9 (8.04%) Tableau
4 2 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.79%) MySQL
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.79%) QlikView
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.89%) Big Data
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.89%) MS Access
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.89%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.89%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
2 17 (15.18%) JIRA
3 6 (5.36%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.46%) Subversion
5 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.79%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.89%) ERwin
7 1 (0.89%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.89%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.89%) Mocha
7 1 (0.89%) MSTest
7 1 (0.89%) NUnit
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.89%) Protractor
7 1 (0.89%) Serena SBM
7 1 (0.89%) webpack
General
1 36 (32.14%) Social Skills
2 21 (18.75%) Finance
3 10 (8.93%) Marketing
4 8 (7.14%) Banking
5 7 (6.25%) Legal
6 3 (2.68%) Influencing Skills
6 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.79%) Documentation Skills
7 2 (1.79%) International Banking
7 2 (1.79%) Law
8 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.89%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.89%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.89%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 28 (25.00%) Developer
2 21 (18.75%) Technical Leader
3 20 (17.86%) SharePoint Developer
4 10 (8.93%) Consultant
5 9 (8.04%) Administrator
6 8 (7.14%) Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Architect
7 6 (5.36%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Microsoft 365 Developer
8 5 (4.46%) Angular Developer
8 5 (4.46%) SharePoint Administrator
8 5 (4.46%) SharePoint Consultant
9 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (2.68%) Azure Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) Content Designer
10 3 (2.68%) Designer
10 3 (2.68%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.68%) SharePoint Analyst
10 3 (2.68%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (29.46%) AngularJS
2 30 (26.79%) .NET
3 29 (25.89%) React
4 23 (20.54%) ASP.NET
4 23 (20.54%) ASP.NET Core
5 15 (13.39%) CSS
6 14 (12.50%) HTML
7 5 (4.46%) jQuery
7 5 (4.46%) LDAP
8 4 (3.57%) REST
9 1 (0.89%) CSS3
9 1 (0.89%) HTML5
9 1 (0.89%) HTML5 Canvas
9 1 (0.89%) LESS
9 1 (0.89%) Node.js
9 1 (0.89%) Redux
9 1 (0.89%) RequireJS
9 1 (0.89%) Sass
9 1 (0.89%) Tailwind CSS
9 1 (0.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.54%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.46%) Replication
3 4 (3.57%) User Experience
4 3 (2.68%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.79%) Clustering
5 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.79%) NHS
6 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.89%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.89%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.89%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.89%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.96%) Windows
2 10 (8.93%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.68%) Linux
4 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.79%) Solaris
5 2 (1.79%) Unix
5 2 (1.79%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (32.14%) DevOps
3 32 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (21.43%) Analytics
4 24 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 24 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (21.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 24 (21.43%) TDD
5 23 (20.54%) Mentoring
5 23 (20.54%) Software Engineering
6 19 (16.96%) Migration
7 14 (12.50%) Investment Management
8 13 (11.61%) Competitor Analysis
9 12 (10.71%) Information Security
9 12 (10.71%) Workflow
10 11 (9.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (8.93%) Project Roadmap
12 9 (8.04%) Metadata Management
13 7 (6.25%) CRM
13 7 (6.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 48 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 42 (37.50%) C#
3 38 (33.93%) JavaScript
4 28 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 16 (14.29%) SQL
6 7 (6.25%) Python
7 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.68%) Perl
7 3 (2.68%) VBA
8 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.89%) C
9 1 (0.89%) C++
9 1 (0.89%) ES6
9 1 (0.89%) Java
9 1 (0.89%) Ruby
9 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.93%) Degree
2 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.79%) CISM
3 2 (1.79%) CISSP
3 2 (1.79%) MCSA
3 2 (1.79%) MCSE
4 1 (0.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (22.32%) QA
2 5 (4.46%) PMO
3 4 (3.57%) Accessibility
4 3 (2.68%) SLA
5 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.89%) GDPR
5 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.04%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.79%) NFS
4 2 (1.79%) Veritas File System
4 2 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.79%) vSphere
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (4.46%) Control-M
2 5 (4.46%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (4.46%) QRadar
2 5 (4.46%) SCCM
2 5 (4.46%) Tivoli
2 5 (4.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (3.57%) Ansible
3 4 (3.57%) Netcool
3 4 (3.57%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.79%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (1.79%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.79%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (1.79%) SCOM
4 2 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 59 (52.68%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.82%) Nintex
2 11 (9.82%) VMware
3 9 (8.04%) EMC
3 9 (8.04%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (5.36%) IBM
4 6 (5.36%) Oracle
5 5 (4.46%) BMC
5 5 (4.46%) Cisco
5 5 (4.46%) CyberArk
5 5 (4.46%) Qualys
5 5 (4.46%) Splunk
6 4 (3.57%) Citrix
7 3 (2.68%) Symantec
7 3 (2.68%) Workday
8 2 (1.79%) Openreach
8 2 (1.79%) Refinitiv
8 2 (1.79%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.79%) Trend Micro
8 2 (1.79%) Zscaler