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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
London / City of London
Rank 60 72 50
Rank change year-on-year +12 -22  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 100 97 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.30% 2.92% 3.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.42% 17.64% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 70 155
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £246 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £491 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +2.06% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £22.34 £19.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.55% -19.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +4.18% +0.83%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 574 550 831
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 18.94% 16.54% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 409 612
Median daily rate £475 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 22
Median hourly rate £28.67 £26.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.25% +18.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £17.80 £14.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in the City of London

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 85 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 75 (37.50%) Finance
3 57 (28.50%) Windows
4 49 (24.50%) SQL Server
5 37 (18.50%) C#
5 37 (18.50%) Office 365
6 35 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 35 (17.50%) SQL
6 35 (17.50%) CRM
7 34 (17.00%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (17.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 32 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (16.00%) Migration
9 30 (15.00%) MS Excel
10 29 (14.50%) ERP
11 28 (14.00%) Active Directory
11 28 (14.00%) JIRA
12 27 (13.50%) PowerShell
12 27 (13.50%) Web Services
13 26 (13.00%) Dynamics AX
14 25 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
14 25 (12.50%) Windows Server
15 24 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 24 (12.00%) Scrum
15 24 (12.00%) Logistics
16 23 (11.50%) Banking
16 23 (11.50%) IIS
16 23 (11.50%) .NET
16 23 (11.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 23 (11.50%) IaaS

SharePoint
Top Related 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 25 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 23 (11.50%) IIS
3 22 (11.00%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (5.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (5.50%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.00%) Confluence
6 4 (2.00%) CMS
7 3 (1.50%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.50%) Documentum
9 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.50%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.50%) SAS
9 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.50%) MS Office
3 13 (6.50%) MS Visio
4 12 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (3.50%) MS Project
6 4 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (1.50%) InfoPath
8 2 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 34 (17.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (13.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (18.50%) Office 365
2 35 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (11.50%) IaaS
4 22 (11.00%) PaaS
5 7 (3.50%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.50%) Yammer
7 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (1.00%) SaaS
8 1 (0.50%) Akamai
8 1 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.50%) Slack
8 1 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.00%) DNS
2 15 (7.50%) Firewall
3 13 (6.50%) DHCP
4 11 (5.50%) Internet
4 11 (5.50%) LAN
4 11 (5.50%) WAN
5 8 (4.00%) Skype
5 8 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.50%) VPN
7 6 (3.00%) Intranet
7 6 (3.00%) MPLS
7 6 (3.00%) SAN
8 3 (1.50%) IPsec
8 3 (1.50%) SSL
9 2 (1.00%) LDAP
9 2 (1.00%) Network Security
9 2 (1.00%) WebEx
10 1 (0.50%) Extranet
10 1 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.50%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.50%) ObjectStore
8 3 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.00%) Big Data
9 2 (1.00%) Data Mart
9 2 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.00%) MS Access
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.50%) OLAP
10 1 (0.50%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.50%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.50%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (14.00%) JIRA
2 23 (11.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.00%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.00%) Subversion
4 2 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.00%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.50%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.50%) Toad
General
1 75 (37.50%) Finance
2 23 (11.50%) Banking
3 6 (3.00%) Legal
4 5 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.50%) Retail
5 4 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.00%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Front Office
7 1 (0.50%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (29.50%) Developer
2 28 (14.00%) Analyst
3 22 (11.00%) Consultant
4 21 (10.50%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 21 (10.50%) Microsoft Developer
5 20 (10.00%) Architect
6 12 (6.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 11 (5.50%) Administrator
7 11 (5.50%) Business Analyst
8 10 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 10 (5.00%) SharePoint Consultant
9 8 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.00%) Network Engineer
10 6 (3.00%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.00%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (3.00%) SharePoint Architect
11 5 (2.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 5 (2.50%) Configuration Manager
11 5 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (2.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.50%) Web Services
2 23 (11.50%) .NET
3 22 (11.00%) WCF
4 14 (7.00%) HTML
5 13 (6.50%) CSS
6 10 (5.00%) jQuery
7 7 (3.50%) COM
8 6 (3.00%) HTML5
9 5 (2.50%) XML
10 4 (2.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.00%) CSS3
10 4 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (1.50%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.50%) RESTful
11 3 (1.50%) SPServices
11 3 (1.50%) XSLT
12 2 (1.00%) Middleware
12 2 (1.00%) Node.js
12 2 (1.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.00%) User Experience
3 4 (2.00%) CMDB
3 4 (2.00%) Equities
3 4 (2.00%) Fixed Income
3 4 (2.00%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.50%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.50%) e-Learning
4 3 (1.50%) NHS
4 3 (1.50%) Replication
4 3 (1.50%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.00%) PMI
6 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.50%) BYOD
6 1 (0.50%) Fintech
6 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (28.50%) Windows
2 25 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.00%) Unix
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.50%) Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.50%) CRM
2 34 (17.00%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (16.00%) Migration
4 29 (14.50%) ERP
5 24 (12.00%) Logistics
5 24 (12.00%) Scrum
6 22 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (11.00%) TDD
7 21 (10.50%) ITIL
8 16 (8.00%) Project Management
8 16 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (7.50%) Workflow
10 11 (5.50%) Document Management
10 11 (5.50%) Information Architecture
11 10 (5.00%) Service Management
12 9 (4.50%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (4.00%) Change Management
13 8 (4.00%) Data Migration
14 7 (3.50%) Change Control
14 7 (3.50%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (18.50%) C#
2 35 (17.50%) SQL
3 27 (13.50%) PowerShell
4 18 (9.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.00%) Java
6 7 (3.50%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.00%) VBA
8 3 (1.50%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.50%) C
8 3 (1.50%) VB
8 3 (1.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.00%) Perl
9 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.50%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.50%) Degree
4 7 (3.50%) MCSE
5 4 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.50%) MCITP
6 3 (1.50%) MCSA
7 2 (1.00%) CISM
7 2 (1.00%) CISSP
7 2 (1.00%) MCP
7 2 (1.00%) PMP
8 1 (0.50%) CBAP
8 1 (0.50%) CISA
8 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) MCSD
8 1 (0.50%) MCTS
8 1 (0.50%) PgMP
8 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.00%) PMO
2 4 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.50%) COBIT
3 3 (1.50%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.50%) QA
4 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.00%) BitLocker
3 4 (2.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.00%) vSphere
5 1 (0.50%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.50%) XenApp
5 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (3.00%) SCCM
2 5 (2.50%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.50%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (1.00%) SCOM
5 1 (0.50%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.50%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 85 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.50%) VMware
3 13 (6.50%) Citrix
4 9 (4.50%) Cisco
5 8 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.50%) Oracle
6 5 (2.50%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.00%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.00%) Hitachi
7 4 (2.00%) SAP
7 4 (2.00%) Veritas
8 3 (1.50%) HP
8 3 (1.50%) iManage
8 3 (1.50%) LANDesk
8 3 (1.50%) MobileIron
8 3 (1.50%) NetApp
8 3 (1.50%) Varonis
8 3 (1.50%) Veeam
9 2 (1.00%) Serena
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