Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 78 82
Rank change year-on-year -57 +4 -25
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 130 195 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.85% 3.18% 2.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.27% 17.63% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 159 118
City of London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £217 £210 £206
90th Percentile £538 £551 £502
Central London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
City of London median hourly rate £12.23 £19.24 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.47% -0.04% -2.53%
10th Percentile £11.61 £16.41 £18.50
90th Percentile £12.84 £22.35 £26.00
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £19.24 £19.25
% change year-on-year +55.90% -0.04% -12.50%

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 1,153 1,106 1,014
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.37% 18.02% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 852 738
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £285
90th Percentile £671 £656 £641
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 15
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.45% +17.55% +11.76%
10th Percentile £12.73 £14.13 £15.43
90th Percentile £33.00 £34.50 £46.90
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.34 £19.50
% change year-on-year -10.45% +14.54% +11.43%

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 21 April 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

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 21 April 2018. 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
London Bridge -8 2 £198 -56.11%
Moorgate - 1 - -
SharePoint
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 51 (39.23%) Microsoft
2 37 (28.46%) Finance
3 32 (24.62%) SQL
4 30 (23.08%) Office 365
5 27 (20.77%) C#
6 23 (17.69%) SQL Server
6 23 (17.69%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (16.92%) JavaScript
7 22 (16.92%) PowerShell
8 21 (16.15%) Windows
9 20 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
10 19 (14.62%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (13.08%) Active Directory
11 17 (13.08%) HTML
12 16 (12.31%) Project Management
12 16 (12.31%) Power BI
13 14 (10.77%) .NET
13 14 (10.77%) Migration
14 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
14 13 (10.00%) CSS
14 13 (10.00%) OneDrive
15 12 (9.23%) Intranet
15 12 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (8.46%) Banking
16 11 (8.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 11 (8.46%) Workflow
16 11 (8.46%) Internet
16 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
17 10 (7.69%) Java

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 19 (14.62%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.85%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.08%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.08%) IBM Domino
5 3 (2.31%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.31%) Confluence
5 3 (2.31%) Moodle
6 1 (0.77%) CMS
6 1 (0.77%) Documentum
6 1 (0.77%) Drupal
6 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.77%) IIS
6 1 (0.77%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.77%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (8.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (5.38%) InfoPath
5 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.31%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (23.08%) Office 365
2 13 (10.00%) OneDrive
3 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (6.15%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (4.62%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 4 (3.08%) Yammer
7 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.77%) G Suite
7 1 (0.77%) GitHub
7 1 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.23%) Intranet
2 11 (8.46%) Internet
3 4 (3.08%) Skype
4 3 (2.31%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (2.31%) DHCP
4 3 (2.31%) DNS
4 3 (2.31%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.31%) SAN
4 3 (2.31%) Wireless
5 2 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.54%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.54%) VSAN
6 1 (0.77%) Firewall
6 1 (0.77%) HTTP
6 1 (0.77%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.77%) LAN
6 1 (0.77%) NAS
6 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.77%) VPN
6 1 (0.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.69%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.31%) Power BI
3 12 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.38%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.85%) Big Data
7 5 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (3.85%) ObjectStore
7 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.54%) PowerPivot
10 2 (1.54%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.85%) JIRA
2 5 (3.85%) Selenium
2 5 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (2.31%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.54%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.54%) Subversion
6 1 (0.77%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.77%) Bower
6 1 (0.77%) Grunt
6 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.77%) JUnit
6 1 (0.77%) Maven
6 1 (0.77%) Mockito
6 1 (0.77%) MSI
6 1 (0.77%) PhpStorm
6 1 (0.77%) Spock
6 1 (0.77%) Toad
6 1 (0.77%) Vagrant
General
1 37 (28.46%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Banking
3 6 (4.62%) Front Office
4 4 (3.08%) Advertising
5 3 (2.31%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.31%) Publishing
5 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.54%) Law
6 2 (1.54%) Legal
6 2 (1.54%) Retail
7 1 (0.77%) Back Office
7 1 (0.77%) Billing
7 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (30.77%) Developer
2 22 (16.92%) SharePoint Developer
3 20 (15.38%) Analyst
4 9 (6.92%) Consultant
5 8 (6.15%) PowerShell Developer
6 7 (5.38%) C# Developer
6 7 (5.38%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.62%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (3.85%) Architect
8 5 (3.85%) Salesforce Analyst
8 5 (3.85%) SharePoint Consultant
8 5 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (3.85%) Trainer
9 4 (3.08%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.08%) IT Support
9 4 (3.08%) Office 365 Trainer
9 4 (3.08%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.08%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.08%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.08%) HTML
2 14 (10.77%) .NET
3 13 (10.00%) CSS
4 9 (6.92%) XML
5 8 (6.15%) jQuery
6 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.62%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.85%) Web Services
9 4 (3.08%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.08%) React
10 3 (2.31%) Entity Framework
10 3 (2.31%) HTML5
10 3 (2.31%) JSON
10 3 (2.31%) REST
10 3 (2.31%) RESTful
11 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.54%) CSS3
11 2 (1.54%) MDX
11 2 (1.54%) Node.js
11 2 (1.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (6.92%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.62%) NHS
3 5 (3.85%) e-Learning
3 5 (3.85%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.31%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.31%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.31%) iPad
4 3 (2.31%) iPhone
4 3 (2.31%) User Experience
4 3 (2.31%) VLE
5 2 (1.54%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.54%) W3C
6 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.77%) Clustering
6 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.77%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.77%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.15%) Windows
2 8 (6.15%) Windows 10
2 8 (6.15%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.62%) Linux
3 6 (4.62%) Unix
4 5 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.69%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (12.31%) Project Management
3 14 (10.77%) Migration
4 11 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (8.46%) Workflow
5 10 (7.69%) Scrum
6 9 (6.92%) Change Management
6 9 (6.92%) CRM
6 9 (6.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (6.92%) SDLC
6 9 (6.92%) Test Scripting
7 8 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.38%) Analytics
8 7 (5.38%) Business Analysis
8 7 (5.38%) Data Migration
8 7 (5.38%) Document Management
8 7 (5.38%) ETL
8 7 (5.38%) Information Management
8 7 (5.38%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (5.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.62%) SQL
2 27 (20.77%) C#
3 22 (16.92%) JavaScript
3 22 (16.92%) PowerShell
4 10 (7.69%) Java
5 5 (3.85%) Python
6 4 (3.08%) PHP
7 2 (1.54%) C
7 2 (1.54%) VBA
8 1 (0.77%) ES6
8 1 (0.77%) Korn
8 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.77%) VBScript
8 1 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (6.15%) Degree
2 6 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.77%) APMG
4 1 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.77%) ISEB
4 1 (0.77%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.77%) MCITP
4 1 (0.77%) MCP
4 1 (0.77%) MCSA
4 1 (0.77%) MCSD
4 1 (0.77%) MCTS
4 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) PMO
2 4 (3.08%) QA
3 3 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.31%) SLA
4 2 (1.54%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.54%) GDPR
5 1 (0.77%) MiFID
5 1 (0.77%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (13.08%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.62%) vSphere
3 3 (2.31%) Firmware
3 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.54%) XenApp
4 2 (1.54%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.77%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.77%) Docker
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.77%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) SCCM
2 5 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.31%) AirWatch
3 3 (2.31%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.54%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.54%) SCOM
5 1 (0.77%) CASB
5 1 (0.77%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.77%) PingFederate
5 1 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 51 (39.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.92%) Hitachi
3 7 (5.38%) Oracle
3 7 (5.38%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (5.38%) Symantec
3 7 (5.38%) VMware
4 5 (3.85%) Cisco
4 5 (3.85%) Citrix
5 4 (3.08%) Bloomberg
6 3 (2.31%) Altiris
6 3 (2.31%) Apple
6 3 (2.31%) Charles River
6 3 (2.31%) FactSet
6 3 (2.31%) NetApp
6 3 (2.31%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.31%) Veritas
7 2 (1.54%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.54%) HP
7 2 (1.54%) IDERA
7 2 (1.54%) Remedy