Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 68 76
Rank change year-on-year -65 +8 -22
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 119 208 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.68% 3.40% 2.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.71% 18.84% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 171 134
City of London median daily rate £425 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £222 £263 £224
90th Percentile £538 £588 £529
Central London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.15 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -17.18% +16.42%
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £14.33 £18.50
% change year-on-year +109.42% -22.57% -7.50%

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 1,016 1,104 1,095
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.36% 18.05% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 889 834
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.14% +7.81%
10th Percentile £280 £313 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
Central London median daily rate £498 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +7.57% +8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 13
City of London median hourly rate £17.85 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.05% -2.56% +25.81%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.25 £12.04
90th Percentile £27.50 £56.87 £56.45
Central London median hourly rate £17.85 £18.45 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.25% +2.50% +14.29%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -2 1 £275 -38.89%
Moorgate - 1 - -
SharePoint
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 46 (38.66%) Microsoft
2 35 (29.41%) Office 365
3 29 (24.37%) SQL
4 28 (23.53%) Finance
5 27 (22.69%) C#
6 25 (21.01%) Migration
7 22 (18.49%) Windows
7 22 (18.49%) PowerShell
8 21 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 20 (16.81%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (16.81%) Active Directory
10 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Excel
10 18 (15.13%) JavaScript
11 16 (13.45%) .NET
11 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (12.61%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (11.76%) CRM
14 13 (10.92%) Power BI
15 12 (10.08%) Data Migration
15 12 (10.08%) Project Management
15 12 (10.08%) Microsoft Office
16 11 (9.24%) HTML
16 11 (9.24%) Dynamics CRM
17 10 (8.40%) Scrum
17 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
18 9 (7.56%) Windows Server
18 9 (7.56%) OneDrive
18 9 (7.56%) SCCM
18 9 (7.56%) Banking

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 (12.61%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (7.56%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 6 (5.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.36%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.36%) IBM Domino
7 3 (2.52%) Confluence
8 2 (1.68%) Documentum
8 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.68%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.84%) Drupal
9 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.84%) IIS
9 1 (0.84%) Moodle
Applications
1 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (10.08%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (6.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (5.04%) InfoPath
6 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (9.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.52%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.84%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.84%) Eikon
3 1 (0.84%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.84%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (29.41%) Office 365
2 14 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.56%) OneDrive
4 8 (6.72%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.68%) Yammer
6 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.84%) G Suite
6 1 (0.84%) PaaS
6 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) Intranet
2 5 (4.20%) Internet
2 5 (4.20%) Wireless
3 4 (3.36%) DHCP
3 4 (3.36%) DNS
3 4 (3.36%) Skype
4 3 (2.52%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (2.52%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.52%) NetScaler
4 3 (2.52%) SAN
4 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.52%) VPN
5 2 (1.68%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.68%) LAN
5 2 (1.68%) VSAN
5 2 (1.68%) WAN
6 1 (0.84%) 4G
6 1 (0.84%) Broadband
6 1 (0.84%) Firewall
6 1 (0.84%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.92%) Power BI
3 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (6.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.36%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (3.36%) ObjectStore
9 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (2.52%) QlikView
10 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.68%) MS Access
11 2 (1.68%) PowerPivot
11 2 (1.68%) Qlik Sense
11 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.36%) JIRA
3 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.52%) Selenium
3 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.68%) Subversion
5 1 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.84%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.84%) Bower
5 1 (0.84%) Grunt
5 1 (0.84%) JBehave
5 1 (0.84%) JUnit
5 1 (0.84%) Maven
5 1 (0.84%) Mockito
5 1 (0.84%) PhpStorm
5 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.84%) Toad
5 1 (0.84%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (23.53%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Banking
3 3 (2.52%) Advertising
3 3 (2.52%) Front Office
3 3 (2.52%) Publishing
4 2 (1.68%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.68%) Law
4 2 (1.68%) Legal
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) Russian Language
4 2 (1.68%) Turkish Language
5 1 (0.84%) Billing
5 1 (0.84%) Marketing
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (31.09%) Developer
2 23 (19.33%) Analyst
3 14 (11.76%) Consultant
3 14 (11.76%) SharePoint Developer
4 10 (8.40%) PowerShell Developer
5 7 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 7 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
6 6 (5.04%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.20%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.20%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.36%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (3.36%) Active Directory Support
8 4 (3.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (3.36%) IT Support
8 4 (3.36%) Office 365 Consultant
8 4 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.36%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.45%) .NET
2 11 (9.24%) HTML
3 9 (7.56%) CSS
3 9 (7.56%) XML
4 8 (6.72%) ASP.NET
4 8 (6.72%) jQuery
5 7 (5.88%) Web Services
6 5 (4.20%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.36%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.36%) Entity Framework
8 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.52%) REST
9 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.68%) CSS3
9 2 (1.68%) HTML5
9 2 (1.68%) JSON
9 2 (1.68%) MDX
9 2 (1.68%) SOAP
9 2 (1.68%) WCF
9 2 (1.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.52%) iPad
2 3 (2.52%) iPhone
2 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.52%) User Experience
3 2 (1.68%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.68%) Fintech
3 2 (1.68%) Fixed Income
3 2 (1.68%) W3C
3 2 (1.68%) Wiki
4 1 (0.84%) CESG
4 1 (0.84%) Clustering
4 1 (0.84%) CMDB
4 1 (0.84%) Derivative
4 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.84%) Equities
4 1 (0.84%) IPTV
4 1 (0.84%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (0.84%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.49%) Windows
2 9 (7.56%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.20%) Linux
4 5 (4.20%) Unix
4 5 (4.20%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.01%) Migration
2 20 (16.81%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (11.76%) CRM
5 12 (10.08%) Data Migration
5 12 (10.08%) Project Management
6 10 (8.40%) Scrum
7 8 (6.72%) ITIL
7 8 (6.72%) Test Automation
8 7 (5.88%) Workflow
9 6 (5.04%) Investment Management
9 6 (5.04%) Test Strategy
9 6 (5.04%) Validation
10 5 (4.20%) Change Control
10 5 (4.20%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.20%) System Testing
10 5 (4.20%) Test Scripting
10 5 (4.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.37%) SQL
2 27 (22.69%) C#
3 22 (18.49%) PowerShell
4 18 (15.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.36%) Java
5 4 (3.36%) PHP
6 2 (1.68%) VB
6 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.84%) C
7 1 (0.84%) Korn
7 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.84%) VBA
7 1 (0.84%) VBScript
7 1 (0.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.52%) Degree
4 2 (1.68%) MCSE
4 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.84%) MCITP
5 1 (0.84%) MCP
5 1 (0.84%) MCSA
5 1 (0.84%) MCSD
5 1 (0.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) SLA
2 3 (2.52%) MiFID
3 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.84%) PMO
3 1 (0.84%) QA
3 1 (0.84%) Solvency II
System Software
1 20 (16.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.20%) vSphere
3 4 (3.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.52%) XenApp
4 3 (2.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.84%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.84%) Docker
5 1 (0.84%) Firmware
5 1 (0.84%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (7.56%) SCCM
2 8 (6.72%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.52%) AirWatch
3 3 (2.52%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.68%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.68%) SCOM
5 1 (0.84%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (0.84%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (38.66%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.56%) Citrix
3 8 (6.72%) Hitachi
3 8 (6.72%) VMware
4 7 (5.88%) Bloomberg
4 7 (5.88%) Cisco
5 5 (4.20%) FactSet
6 4 (3.36%) Charles River
6 4 (3.36%) Remedy
6 4 (3.36%) Symantec
6 4 (3.36%) Veritas
7 3 (2.52%) Altiris
7 3 (2.52%) Apple
7 3 (2.52%) NetApp
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle
8 2 (1.68%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.68%) HP
8 2 (1.68%) ION Trading
8 2 (1.68%) Murex
8 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com