Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 62 75 86
Rank change year-on-year +13 +11 +71
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 131 42 170
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.42% 2.37% 2.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 27.99% 18.92% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 30 129
10th Percentile £246 £313 £163
25th Percentile £335 £407 £283
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £474 £428
Median % change year-on-year -5.01% +10.82% +4.27%
75th Percentile £572 £544 £510
90th Percentile £647 £590 £609
Central London median daily rate £450 £473 £425
% change year-on-year -4.76% +11.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
10th Percentile " " £19.19
25th Percentile £21.00 " £19.98
Median hourly rate £22.00 - £20.92
75th Percentile £23.00 " £30.00
90th Percentile " " £45.30
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 - £20.92

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 468 222 983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.24% 12.53% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 149 781
10th Percentile £313 £281 £263
25th Percentile £413 £408 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £488 £525
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +2.44%
75th Percentile £625 £575 £588
90th Percentile £688 £650 £669
Central London median daily rate £518 £490 £525
% change year-on-year +5.61% -6.67% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
10th Percentile £22.00 £17.18 £16.96
25th Percentile £23.50 £20.44 £18.73
Median hourly rate £27.00 £26.25 £20.92
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +25.51% +1.41%
75th Percentile £30.50 £32.44 £21.63
90th Percentile £32.00 £35.93 £32.05
Central London median hourly rate £27.00 £26.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% +25.00% +5.00%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 56 (42.75%) Microsoft 365
2 50 (38.17%) Microsoft
3 43 (32.82%) Azure
3 43 (32.82%) Power Platform
4 41 (31.30%) Finance
5 37 (28.24%) SQL
6 35 (26.72%) PowerApps
7 34 (25.95%) C#
8 29 (22.14%) Power BI
9 28 (21.37%) .NET
10 27 (20.61%) Microsoft Excel
10 27 (20.61%) Power Automate
11 25 (19.08%) SQL Server
12 24 (18.32%) Active Directory
12 24 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (16.79%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (16.79%) Windows
13 22 (16.79%) DevOps
14 19 (14.50%) Migration
15 18 (13.74%) Social Skills
16 17 (12.98%) CRM
17 16 (12.21%) Oracle
17 16 (12.21%) VB.NET
17 16 (12.21%) Banking
18 15 (11.45%) JIRA
18 15 (11.45%) PowerShell
18 15 (11.45%) VBA
19 14 (10.69%) Degree
19 14 (10.69%) .NET Framework
19 14 (10.69%) Dynamics CRM

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 7 (5.34%) Confluence
2 6 (4.58%) IIS
3 5 (3.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (3.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.53%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (20.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (5.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (3.82%) InfoPath
5 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (10.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 56 (42.75%) Microsoft 365
2 43 (32.82%) Azure
2 43 (32.82%) Power Platform
3 35 (26.72%) PowerApps
4 27 (20.61%) Power Automate
5 14 (10.69%) Dynamics 365
6 11 (8.40%) OneDrive
7 9 (6.87%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (4.58%) Azure Functions
8 6 (4.58%) PaaS
8 6 (4.58%) Serverless
9 5 (3.82%) Azure Logic Apps
9 5 (3.82%) GitHub
9 5 (3.82%) IaaS
9 5 (3.82%) SaaS
9 5 (3.82%) Slack
9 5 (3.82%) Workato
10 4 (3.05%) AWS
11 3 (2.29%) GCP
11 3 (2.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) Firewall
2 7 (5.34%) Intranet
3 6 (4.58%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.82%) Kerberos
5 4 (3.05%) DNS
5 4 (3.05%) Internet
5 4 (3.05%) SAN
6 3 (2.29%) LAN
6 3 (2.29%) Unified Communications
6 3 (2.29%) WAN
7 2 (1.53%) NAS
7 2 (1.53%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.53%) Skype
8 1 (0.76%) Network Security
8 1 (0.76%) VoIP
8 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.14%) Power BI
2 25 (19.08%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.16%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.58%) Tableau
5 5 (3.82%) Metadata
6 3 (2.29%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.53%) QlikView
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (11.45%) JIRA
2 5 (3.82%) TeamCity
2 5 (3.82%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.05%) Subversion
4 2 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.76%) FishEye
5 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.76%) Serena SBM
5 1 (0.76%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (31.30%) Finance
2 18 (13.74%) Social Skills
3 16 (12.21%) Banking
4 8 (6.11%) Legal
5 6 (4.58%) Marketing
6 4 (3.05%) Documentation Skills
6 4 (3.05%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.29%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (1.53%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.53%) International Banking
8 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.76%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (29.77%) Developer
2 30 (22.90%) SharePoint Developer
3 16 (12.21%) C# Developer
4 15 (11.45%) Analyst
5 11 (8.40%) Consultant
6 7 (5.34%) Architect
6 7 (5.34%) Microsoft 365 Developer
7 6 (4.58%) Administrator
7 6 (4.58%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.58%) SharePoint Consultant
8 5 (3.82%) Angular Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (3.05%) IT Support
9 4 (3.05%) Microsoft 365 Architect
9 4 (3.05%) SharePoint Administrator
9 4 (3.05%) SharePoint Specialist
9 4 (3.05%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.37%) .NET
2 14 (10.69%) .NET Framework
3 13 (9.92%) CSS
4 11 (8.40%) HTML
5 10 (7.63%) AngularJS
6 8 (6.11%) jQuery
7 7 (5.34%) React
8 4 (3.05%) LDAP
8 4 (3.05%) REST
9 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.53%) HTML5
9 2 (1.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.76%) .NET Core
10 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.76%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.76%) Express
10 1 (0.76%) HTML5 Canvas
10 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Graph
10 1 (0.76%) OAuth
10 1 (0.76%) Tailwind CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.34%) User Experience
2 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.29%) Replication
2 3 (2.29%) Social Media
2 3 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (2.29%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.53%) Clustering
3 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.53%) Hedge funds
3 2 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Native
4 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.76%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.76%) Legacy Applications
4 1 (0.76%) PMI
4 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.76%) Reinsurance
4 1 (0.76%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.76%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.79%) Windows
2 12 (9.16%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.05%) Linux
4 4 (3.05%) Unix
4 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.29%) Solaris
5 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (1.53%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (16.79%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (16.79%) DevOps
3 19 (14.50%) Migration
4 17 (12.98%) CRM
5 14 (10.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (9.92%) Data Analysis
6 13 (9.92%) ITIL
7 11 (8.40%) PRINCE2
7 11 (8.40%) Scrum
8 10 (7.63%) Investment Management
9 9 (6.87%) Project Delivery
9 9 (6.87%) Workflow
10 8 (6.11%) Project Management
10 8 (6.11%) Requirements Gathering
11 7 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.58%) Change Management
12 6 (4.58%) Full Stack Development
12 6 (4.58%) Risk Management
13 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (28.24%) SQL
2 34 (25.95%) C#
3 16 (12.21%) VB.NET
4 15 (11.45%) PowerShell
4 15 (11.45%) VBA
5 13 (9.92%) JavaScript
5 13 (9.92%) VB
6 7 (5.34%) Python
7 6 (4.58%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.05%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.29%) R
10 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.53%) C
10 2 (1.53%) Perl
10 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.76%) C++
11 1 (0.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (10.69%) Degree
2 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.29%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.29%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.53%) PMP
6 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.76%) CISM
6 1 (0.76%) CISSP
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.76%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.16%) QA
2 6 (4.58%) Accessibility
2 6 (4.58%) PMO
3 5 (3.82%) SLA
4 3 (2.29%) GDPR
5 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (18.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.58%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.53%) Docker
4 2 (1.53%) NFS
4 2 (1.53%) Veritas File System
4 2 (1.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.53%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (3.82%) Ansible
3 4 (3.05%) Control-M
3 4 (3.05%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (3.05%) Netcool
3 4 (3.05%) QRadar
3 4 (3.05%) SCCM
3 4 (3.05%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.53%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.53%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.53%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.53%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.53%) Terraform
5 2 (1.53%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.76%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 50 (38.17%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.21%) Oracle
3 10 (7.63%) Nintex
4 8 (6.11%) EMC
5 6 (4.58%) Cisco
5 6 (4.58%) Citrix
5 6 (4.58%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.58%) VMware
6 4 (3.05%) BMC
6 4 (3.05%) CyberArk
6 4 (3.05%) IBM
6 4 (3.05%) Qualys
6 4 (3.05%) Splunk
6 4 (3.05%) Symantec
7 3 (2.29%) Dell
7 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.29%) SaltStack
7 3 (2.29%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.29%) Workday
8 2 (1.53%) NetApp