Period
to 17 January 2022

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 17 January 2022 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
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 75 77 77
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +44
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 112 50 142
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.83% 2.48% 2.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.38% 20.24% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 25 110
10th Percentile £265 £168 £150
25th Percentile £350 £319 £319
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £490 £383 £450
Median % change year-on-year +28.10% -15.00% +5.88%
75th Percentile £575 £538 £539
90th Percentile £632 £583 £625
Central London median daily rate £480 £383 £438
% change year-on-year +25.49% -12.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
10th Percentile £19.90 £15.43 £19.01
25th Percentile £20.08 £18.27 £19.54
Median hourly rate £21.09 £23.00 £20.83
Median % change year-on-year -8.29% +10.42% -16.68%
75th Percentile £22.40 " £38.37
90th Percentile £22.76 " £48.65
Central London median hourly rate £21.09 £23.00 £20.83
% change year-on-year -8.29% +10.42% -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 479 247 737
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.10% 12.23% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 169 583
10th Percentile £350 £275 £263
25th Percentile £431 £406 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £636 £600 £589
90th Percentile £725 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
10th Percentile £20.02 £15.43 £19.60
25th Percentile £20.39 £18.27 £20.31
Median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £23.00
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% - +19.48%
75th Percentile £30.88 " £25.88
90th Percentile £35.60 " £35.55
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.35% - +20.26%

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 17 January 2022.

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 17 January 2022, 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 48 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 38 (33.93%) Microsoft 365
3 32 (28.57%) Finance
4 31 (27.68%) Power Platform
5 30 (26.79%) C#
5 30 (26.79%) Azure
6 29 (25.89%) .NET
7 28 (25.00%) SQL
8 27 (24.11%) PowerApps
9 25 (22.32%) Microsoft Excel
10 24 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 23 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (17.86%) Power Automate
13 19 (16.96%) Banking
14 18 (16.07%) VB.NET
14 18 (16.07%) VBA
14 18 (16.07%) Social Skills
14 18 (16.07%) Power BI
15 17 (15.18%) Oracle
15 17 (15.18%) .NET Framework
16 16 (14.29%) Data Analysis
16 16 (14.29%) VB
16 16 (14.29%) Windows
16 16 (14.29%) Active Directory
16 16 (14.29%) DevOps
17 15 (13.39%) Oracle Database
17 15 (13.39%) Dynamics 365
17 15 (13.39%) QA
18 14 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
18 14 (12.50%) Migration

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 6 (5.36%) Confluence
1 6 (5.36%) IIS
2 3 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (2.68%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.89%) CMS
3 1 (0.89%) Documentum
3 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.89%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.89%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (22.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.46%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (33.93%) Microsoft 365
2 31 (27.68%) Power Platform
3 30 (26.79%) Azure
4 27 (24.11%) PowerApps
5 20 (17.86%) Power Automate
6 15 (13.39%) Dynamics 365
7 10 (8.93%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (8.93%) OneDrive
8 5 (4.46%) GitHub
9 4 (3.57%) Nutanix
10 3 (2.68%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 3 (2.68%) PaaS
10 3 (2.68%) SaaS
10 3 (2.68%) Yammer
11 2 (1.79%) Azure Functions
11 2 (1.79%) Azure Service Bus
11 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.79%) IaaS
11 2 (1.79%) Serverless
11 2 (1.79%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.04%) Intranet
2 6 (5.36%) DNS
2 6 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.46%) Kerberos
4 4 (3.57%) Firewall
5 3 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.79%) DHCP
6 2 (1.79%) Internet
6 2 (1.79%) LAN
6 2 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.79%) Skype
6 2 (1.79%) WAN
7 1 (0.89%) Softphone
7 1 (0.89%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.89%) VoIP
7 1 (0.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.07%) Power BI
3 15 (13.39%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.68%) Metadata
4 3 (2.68%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.79%) MySQL
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.89%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 9 (8.04%) JIRA
1 9 (8.04%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.46%) TeamCity
3 4 (3.57%) Subversion
4 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.79%) Serena SBM
5 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.89%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.89%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.89%) FishEye
6 1 (0.89%) Maven
6 1 (0.89%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 32 (28.57%) Finance
2 19 (16.96%) Banking
3 18 (16.07%) Social Skills
4 4 (3.57%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.68%) Legal
5 3 (2.68%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.79%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (1.79%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.79%) Influencing Skills
6 2 (1.79%) International Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Retail
6 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.89%) Back Office
7 1 (0.89%) French Language
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.89%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 31 (27.68%) Developer
2 23 (20.54%) SharePoint Developer
3 19 (16.96%) Analyst
4 14 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 5 (4.46%) .NET Developer
5 5 (4.46%) Business Analyst
5 5 (4.46%) Consultant
6 4 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (3.57%) Architect
6 4 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (3.57%) IT Support
6 4 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 4 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 4 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (3.57%) Systems Support
6 4 (3.57%) Systems Support Analyst
7 3 (2.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (2.68%) Microsoft 365 Developer
7 3 (2.68%) SharePoint Specialist
7 3 (2.68%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.89%) .NET
2 17 (15.18%) .NET Framework
3 6 (5.36%) React
4 5 (4.46%) jQuery
5 4 (3.57%) CSS
5 4 (3.57%) HTML
5 4 (3.57%) HTML5
5 4 (3.57%) LDAP
6 2 (1.79%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.79%) REST
6 2 (1.79%) Tailwind CSS
6 2 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.79%) Web Services
7 1 (0.89%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.89%) ARM Templates
7 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.89%) Material Design
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Graph
7 1 (0.89%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.57%) User Experience
2 3 (2.68%) Clustering
2 3 (2.68%) Replication
2 3 (2.68%) Social Media
3 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.79%) Hedge funds
3 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.79%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.89%) Cloud Native
4 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.89%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.89%) iPad
4 1 (0.89%) iPhone
4 1 (0.89%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.89%) Reinsurance
4 1 (0.89%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.89%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.29%) Windows
2 10 (8.93%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.68%) Linux
3 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.79%) Solaris
4 2 (1.79%) Unix
4 2 (1.79%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.89%) CentOS
5 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.89%) SUSE
5 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 16 (14.29%) DevOps
3 14 (12.50%) CRM
3 14 (12.50%) Migration
4 13 (11.61%) Scrum
5 12 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 11 (9.82%) ITIL
7 10 (8.93%) Project Management
8 9 (8.04%) Project Delivery
9 7 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (6.25%) Requirements Gathering
10 6 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.46%) Change Management
11 5 (4.46%) Data Security
11 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (4.46%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.46%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (26.79%) C#
2 28 (25.00%) SQL
3 18 (16.07%) VB.NET
3 18 (16.07%) VBA
4 16 (14.29%) VB
5 8 (7.14%) Python
6 7 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.68%) R
8 3 (2.68%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.89%) Bash
10 1 (0.89%) C
10 1 (0.89%) Groovy
10 1 (0.89%) Perl
10 1 (0.89%) Ruby
10 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (5.36%) Degree
1 6 (5.36%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.68%) DBS Check
2 3 (2.68%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.79%) PMP
4 1 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.89%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.39%) QA
2 4 (3.57%) Accessibility
2 4 (3.57%) PMO
2 4 (3.57%) SLA
3 3 (2.68%) GDPR
4 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.57%) Docker
2 4 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.89%) NFS
4 1 (0.89%) Veritas File System
4 1 (0.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) Ansible
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (3.57%) Control-M
2 4 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.57%) QRadar
2 4 (3.57%) SCCM
2 4 (3.57%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.68%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (2.68%) Netcool
3 3 (2.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.79%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.79%) Icinga
4 2 (1.79%) Puppet
4 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (1.79%) Terraform
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.89%) PingFederate
5 1 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 48 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.18%) Oracle
3 6 (5.36%) Citrix
4 5 (4.46%) ServiceNow
4 5 (4.46%) VMware
5 4 (3.57%) BMC
5 4 (3.57%) CyberArk
5 4 (3.57%) EMC
5 4 (3.57%) IBM
5 4 (3.57%) Nintex
5 4 (3.57%) Qualys
5 4 (3.57%) Splunk
6 2 (1.79%) Cadence
6 2 (1.79%) Cisco
6 2 (1.79%) Infoblox
6 2 (1.79%) Proofpoint
6 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.79%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.79%) Symantec