Period
to 21 September 2017

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 September 2017 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 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 71 47
Rank change year-on-year -57 -24 +3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 126 216 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.86% 3.18% 3.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.65% 18.34% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 158 275
City of London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £202 £206 £256
90th Percentile £553 £575 £575
Central London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 7
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.00% -28.57% -14.63%
10th Percentile £13.70 £11.25 £10.95
90th Percentile £106.40 £20.80 £35.20
Central London median hourly rate £15.88 £12.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +27.00% -28.57% +6.06%

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 996 1178 1789
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.68% 17.32% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 915 1359
City of London median daily rate £498 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £289 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £498 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 39
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.85% +7.35% -6.40%
10th Percentile £12.01 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £59.63 £41.13 £37.35
Central London median hourly rate £17.85 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% +2.94% -2.86%

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 September 2017.

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 21 September 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 42 (33.33%) Office 365
2 40 (31.75%) Finance
3 36 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 29 (23.02%) Windows
5 28 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 22 (17.46%) Project Management
7 22 (17.46%) Migration
8 21 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (15.87%) ITIL
9 20 (15.87%) SQL
10 19 (15.08%) PRINCE2
10 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Excel
11 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
11 17 (13.49%) PMO
12 16 (12.70%) C#
13 15 (11.90%) Banking
13 15 (11.90%) SharePoint 2013
14 14 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 13 (10.32%) JIRA
15 13 (10.32%) Change Management
16 12 (9.52%) Oracle
16 12 (9.52%) CRM
16 12 (9.52%) Hedge funds
16 12 (9.52%) Skype for Business
16 12 (9.52%) Windows Server
17 11 (8.73%) Windows 7
17 11 (8.73%) Financial Institution

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 15 (11.90%) SharePoint 2013
2 12 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 9 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (3.97%) IIS
6 4 (3.17%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.59%) Confluence
8 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.79%) CMS
8 1 (0.79%) Documentum
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.79%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 28 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (2.38%) InfoPath
5 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.79%) Eikon
2 1 (0.79%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.79%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (33.33%) Office 365
2 14 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.76%) IaaS
3 6 (4.76%) SaaS
4 5 (3.97%) PaaS
5 4 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.17%) Yammer
6 2 (1.59%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) LAN
1 10 (7.94%) Skype
2 9 (7.14%) DNS
3 8 (6.35%) WAN
4 7 (5.56%) DHCP
4 7 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.97%) Unified Communications
5 5 (3.97%) VPN
6 4 (3.17%) Firewall
7 3 (2.38%) Intranet
7 3 (2.38%) VoIP
7 3 (2.38%) Wireless
8 2 (1.59%) 4G
8 2 (1.59%) Broadband
8 2 (1.59%) LDAP
8 2 (1.59%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.59%) WebEx
8 2 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.79%) Internet
9 1 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.76%) Power BI
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.79%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.79%) QlikView
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.32%) JIRA
2 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.79%) JBehave
4 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 40 (31.75%) Finance
2 15 (11.90%) Banking
3 11 (8.73%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.17%) International Banking
4 4 (3.17%) Legal
4 4 (3.17%) Retail
5 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) French Language
7 1 (0.79%) Front Office
7 1 (0.79%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Publishing
7 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Russian Language
7 1 (0.79%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (20.63%) Analyst
2 25 (19.84%) Developer
3 15 (11.90%) Consultant
4 12 (9.52%) Architect
5 11 (8.73%) Administrator
6 9 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
7 8 (6.35%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.56%) Service Analyst
8 7 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
9 6 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) Programme Manager
9 6 (4.76%) Transformation Manager
9 6 (4.76%) Transformation Programme Manager
10 5 (3.97%) Office 365 Consultant
10 5 (3.97%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.17%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.17%) IT Manager
11 4 (3.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.94%) .NET
2 6 (4.76%) HTML
3 5 (3.97%) CSS
4 4 (3.17%) jQuery
4 4 (3.17%) Middleware
4 4 (3.17%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (2.38%) WCF
5 3 (2.38%) Web Services
6 2 (1.59%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.59%) Ajax
6 2 (1.59%) Angular 2
6 2 (1.59%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.59%) CSS3
6 2 (1.59%) HTML5
6 2 (1.59%) REST
6 2 (1.59%) XML
7 1 (0.79%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.79%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) Hedge funds
2 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.17%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.38%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.59%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.59%) iPhone
5 2 (1.59%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) CMDB
6 1 (0.79%) Derivative
6 1 (0.79%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.79%) Equities
6 1 (0.79%) iPad
6 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.79%) User Experience
6 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.02%) Windows
2 12 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 11 (8.73%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.56%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.17%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.59%) Android
7 2 (1.59%) Linux
7 2 (1.59%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.79%) Unix
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.46%) Migration
2 22 (17.46%) Project Management
3 21 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (15.87%) ITIL
5 19 (15.08%) PRINCE2
6 13 (10.32%) Change Management
7 12 (9.52%) CRM
8 11 (8.73%) AOP
9 10 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (7.94%) Change Control
9 10 (7.94%) Configuration Management
9 10 (7.94%) Incident Management
9 10 (7.94%) Programme Management
10 9 (7.14%) Problem Management
11 8 (6.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (5.56%) Risk Management
12 7 (5.56%) Service Management
13 6 (4.76%) Workflow
14 5 (3.97%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.87%) SQL
2 16 (12.70%) C#
3 10 (7.94%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.35%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.38%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.38%) VBA
6 2 (1.59%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.59%) VB
7 1 (0.79%) C
7 1 (0.79%) Groovy
7 1 (0.79%) Java
7 1 (0.79%) PHP
7 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (3.97%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.17%) Degree
4 3 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.38%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.38%) PMP
5 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.59%) MCSE
5 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.79%) CISA
6 1 (0.79%) CISM
6 1 (0.79%) CISSP
6 1 (0.79%) CRISC
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB
6 1 (0.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.79%) MCP
6 1 (0.79%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.49%) PMO
2 5 (3.97%) MiFID
2 5 (3.97%) SLA
3 4 (3.17%) QA
4 2 (1.59%) GDPR
4 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.35%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.17%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.59%) vSphere
6 2 (1.59%) XenApp
6 2 (1.59%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.59%) XenServer
7 1 (0.79%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (1.59%) CSIRT
2 2 (1.59%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.79%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.52%) Oracle
3 10 (7.94%) Cisco
3 10 (7.94%) Citrix
4 9 (7.14%) Splunk
5 8 (6.35%) VMware
6 7 (5.56%) AppDynamics
7 6 (4.76%) ServiceNow
8 5 (3.97%) Apple
9 4 (3.17%) Altiris
9 4 (3.17%) iManage
9 4 (3.17%) MobileIron
10 3 (2.38%) Avaya
10 3 (2.38%) HP
10 3 (2.38%) IBM
10 3 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.59%) AppSense
11 2 (1.59%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.59%) ION Trading
11 2 (1.59%) Murex