Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 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
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 62 89 119
Rank change year-on-year +27 +30 +18
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 92 75 147
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.40% 2.16% 2.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.07% 15.59% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 54 109
10th Percentile £190 £173 £200
25th Percentile £380 £325 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £425
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £538 £584 £500
90th Percentile £625 £668 £583
Central London median daily rate £475 £444 £425
% change year-on-year +7.04% +4.41% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £13.54 " £18.63
Median hourly rate £14.08 - £19.25
75th Percentile £14.61 " £19.88
90th Percentile " " "
Central London median hourly rate £17.04 £30.05 £19.25
% change year-on-year -43.30% +56.10% -8.82%

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 367 481 1,160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.57% 13.83% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 346 883
10th Percentile £305 £275 £308
25th Percentile £425 £413 £416
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £605 £600 £600
90th Percentile £675 £669 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 8
10th Percentile " £18.80 £14.53
25th Percentile £13.54 £24.50 £18.03
Median hourly rate £14.08 £25.00 £19.63
Median % change year-on-year -43.70% +27.39% -
75th Percentile £14.61 £27.00 £34.69
90th Percentile " £45.30 £44.25
Central London median hourly rate £17.04 £26.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -34.47% +35.06% -3.75%

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 9 May 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

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 9 May 2021. 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 £200 -27.27%
SharePoint
Central London

For the 6 months to 9 May 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 59 (64.13%) Microsoft
2 49 (53.26%) Azure
3 45 (48.91%) Power Platform
4 44 (47.83%) Active Directory
5 43 (46.74%) PowerShell
6 40 (43.48%) Power BI
7 38 (41.30%) Social Skills
7 38 (41.30%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (38.04%) JavaScript
9 35 (38.04%) Azure Active Directory
10 34 (36.96%) C#
10 34 (36.96%) SQL Server
11 33 (35.87%) Microsoft 365
12 31 (33.70%) DevOps
13 29 (31.52%) React
13 29 (31.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 29 (31.52%) AngularJS
13 29 (31.52%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 28 (30.43%) TypeScript
14 28 (30.43%) QA
15 27 (29.35%) TDD
15 27 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (29.35%) .NET
15 27 (29.35%) Analytics
15 27 (29.35%) Octopus Deploy
16 26 (28.26%) Mentoring
16 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET Core
16 26 (28.26%) Greenfield Project
16 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET

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 8 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (7.61%) Confluence
3 5 (5.43%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.09%) CMS
5 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.09%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.09%) SAS
5 1 (1.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.61%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.09%) Chatbot
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.09%) SAP MDG
2 1 (1.09%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 49 (53.26%) Azure
2 45 (48.91%) Power Platform
3 35 (38.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 33 (35.87%) Microsoft 365
5 10 (10.87%) PowerApps
6 8 (8.70%) OneDrive
6 8 (8.70%) Power Automate
7 7 (7.61%) IaaS
8 6 (6.52%) AWS
8 6 (6.52%) PaaS
8 6 (6.52%) Slack
9 5 (5.43%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (5.43%) GCP
9 5 (5.43%) SaaS
10 4 (4.35%) GitHub
11 2 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (2.17%) Azure Logic Apps
11 2 (2.17%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 2 (2.17%) ShareGate
12 1 (1.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.43%) DNS
3 4 (4.35%) Intranet
3 4 (4.35%) Kerberos
4 3 (3.26%) Firewall
5 2 (2.17%) DHCP
5 2 (2.17%) NAS
5 2 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.17%) SAN
5 2 (2.17%) Skype
5 2 (2.17%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.17%) VPN
6 1 (1.09%) Extranet
6 1 (1.09%) Network Security
6 1 (1.09%) PSTN
6 1 (1.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (43.48%) Power BI
2 34 (36.96%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.52%) Tableau
4 2 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.17%) MySQL
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.17%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.09%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.09%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (29.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 14 (15.22%) JIRA
3 5 (5.43%) TeamCity
4 4 (4.35%) Subversion
5 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.09%) ERwin
6 1 (1.09%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.09%) Mocha
6 1 (1.09%) MSTest
6 1 (1.09%) NUnit
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.09%) Protractor
6 1 (1.09%) Serena SBM
6 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.09%) webpack
General
1 38 (41.30%) Social Skills
2 15 (16.30%) Finance
3 6 (6.52%) Legal
3 6 (6.52%) Marketing
4 5 (5.43%) Banking
5 4 (4.35%) Influencing Skills
6 2 (2.17%) Law
7 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.09%) International Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.09%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (22.83%) Technical Leader
2 17 (18.48%) Developer
3 13 (14.13%) SharePoint Developer
4 11 (11.96%) Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) Administrator
6 8 (8.70%) Consultant
7 7 (7.61%) Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Principal Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) SharePoint Administrator
9 4 (4.35%) SharePoint Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Azure Architect
10 3 (3.26%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.26%) Designer
10 3 (3.26%) SharePoint Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.17%) Applications Consultant
11 2 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 2 (2.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.52%) AngularJS
1 29 (31.52%) React
2 27 (29.35%) .NET
3 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET
3 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET Core
4 9 (9.78%) CSS
4 9 (9.78%) HTML
5 4 (4.35%) LDAP
6 3 (3.26%) jQuery
7 2 (2.17%) JSON
7 2 (2.17%) REST
7 2 (2.17%) XML
8 1 (1.09%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.09%) COM
8 1 (1.09%) CSS3
8 1 (1.09%) LESS
8 1 (1.09%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.09%) Sass
8 1 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.26%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.35%) Replication
3 3 (3.26%) User Experience
3 3 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.09%) Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.09%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) iPhone
5 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.09%) NHS
5 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.09%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.48%) Windows
2 10 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.26%) Linux
4 2 (2.17%) Solaris
4 2 (2.17%) Unix
4 2 (2.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (1.09%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.30%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (33.70%) DevOps
4 29 (31.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 29 (31.52%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 27 (29.35%) Analytics
5 27 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (29.35%) TDD
6 26 (28.26%) Mentoring
6 26 (28.26%) Software Engineering
7 15 (16.30%) Information Security
8 13 (14.13%) Competitor Analysis
8 13 (14.13%) Migration
8 13 (14.13%) Project Roadmap
9 9 (9.78%) Investment Management
10 8 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (6.52%) CRM
11 6 (6.52%) High Availability
11 6 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (6.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (46.74%) PowerShell
2 35 (38.04%) JavaScript
3 34 (36.96%) C#
4 28 (30.43%) TypeScript
5 8 (8.70%) SQL
6 6 (6.52%) Python
7 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.26%) Perl
8 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.09%) ES6
9 1 (1.09%) Java
9 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) CISM
4 2 (2.17%) CISSP
4 2 (2.17%) ISEB
4 2 (2.17%) MCSA
4 2 (2.17%) MCSE
4 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (30.43%) QA
2 5 (5.43%) PMO
3 2 (2.17%) SLA
4 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.17%) NFS
4 2 (2.17%) Veritas File System
4 2 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (4.35%) Control-M
2 4 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (4.35%) QRadar
2 4 (4.35%) SCCM
2 4 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (4.35%) vCenter Server
3 3 (3.26%) Ansible
3 3 (3.26%) Netcool
4 2 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.17%) SCOM
4 2 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.09%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (1.09%) Icinga
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 59 (64.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.96%) VMware
3 7 (7.61%) Nintex
4 6 (6.52%) EMC
4 6 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (5.43%) Citrix
5 5 (5.43%) IBM
6 4 (4.35%) BMC
6 4 (4.35%) CyberArk
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle
6 4 (4.35%) Qualys
6 4 (4.35%) Splunk
7 3 (3.26%) Cisco
7 3 (3.26%) Symantec
8 2 (2.17%) Dell
8 2 (2.17%) Forcepoint
8 2 (2.17%) NetApp
8 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.17%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.17%) Veritas