Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 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
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 140 89
Rank change year-on-year +37 -51 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 148 112 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.29% 1.61% 2.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.10% 9.99% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 89 133
City of London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £200 £213 £200
90th Percentile £588 £589 £552
Central London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
City of London median hourly rate £20.13 £22.36 £22.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.01% +0.12% +17.55%
10th Percentile £18.81 £13.58 £14.63
90th Percentile £21.34 £31.66 £107.60
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.36 £18.54
% change year-on-year -6.09% +20.60% -2.41%

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 1,130 1,121 1,078
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.50% 16.15% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 880 811
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £322 £300 £271
90th Percentile £675 £651 £644
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 5
City of London median hourly rate £19.75 £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.25% -33.33% +57.89%
10th Percentile £12.73 £12.58 £16.39
90th Percentile £39.75 £33.68 £92.25
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £26.17
% change year-on-year - -23.57% +37.72%

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 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019. 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
Moorgate - 2 - -
SharePoint
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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 79 (53.38%) Microsoft
2 74 (50.00%) Office 365
3 57 (38.51%) Active Directory
4 56 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 46 (31.08%) Windows
6 42 (28.38%) Migration
7 39 (26.35%) Finance
8 36 (24.32%) SQL Server
9 33 (22.30%) SQL
10 27 (18.24%) .NET
11 25 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (16.89%) Skype
12 24 (16.22%) Skype for Business
12 24 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
13 21 (14.19%) C#
14 20 (13.51%) Power Platform
15 19 (12.84%) SCCM
15 19 (12.84%) PowerShell
16 18 (12.16%) Windows 10
16 18 (12.16%) JavaScript
17 17 (11.49%) DNS
17 17 (11.49%) Microsoft Excel
17 17 (11.49%) VMware
17 17 (11.49%) Power BI
18 16 (10.81%) MS Exchange
19 15 (10.14%) Windows Server
20 14 (9.46%) OneDrive
20 14 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
20 14 (9.46%) MVC
21 13 (8.78%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 24 (16.22%) Skype for Business
2 16 (10.81%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.41%) IIS
4 7 (4.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.38%) Confluence
5 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.68%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (11.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (6.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.68%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.68%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 10 (6.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (6.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.68%) BPCS
4 1 (0.68%) HFM
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 74 (50.00%) Office 365
2 56 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (13.51%) Power Platform
4 14 (9.46%) OneDrive
5 12 (8.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (6.76%) Yammer
7 8 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (4.73%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (2.70%) Mimecast
10 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Flow
11 2 (1.35%) PowerApps
12 1 (0.68%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.68%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.68%) Serverless
12 1 (0.68%) ShareGate
12 1 (0.68%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.89%) Skype
2 17 (11.49%) DNS
3 9 (6.08%) DHCP
4 8 (5.41%) Firewall
4 8 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.05%) Internet
5 6 (4.05%) IP Telephony
5 6 (4.05%) MPLS
6 5 (3.38%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.03%) Intranet
7 3 (2.03%) SAN
7 3 (2.03%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.35%) DKIM
8 2 (1.35%) DMARC
8 2 (1.35%) SMTP
8 2 (1.35%) VLAN
8 2 (1.35%) VPN
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.68%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.49%) Power BI
3 13 (8.78%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (8.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.73%) MySQL
6 7 (4.73%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (4.05%) Data Lake
7 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (3.38%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.03%) Big Data
10 2 (1.35%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (7.43%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.73%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.73%) JIRA
2 7 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.05%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.68%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.68%) ERwin
4 1 (0.68%) git-flow
4 1 (0.68%) GitLab
4 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.68%) JMeter
4 1 (0.68%) JUnit
4 1 (0.68%) Selenium
General
1 39 (26.35%) Finance
2 11 (7.43%) Banking
3 4 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 4 (2.70%) Law
4 3 (2.03%) Back Office
4 3 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.35%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.68%) Billing
6 1 (0.68%) Front Office
6 1 (0.68%) International Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
6 1 (0.68%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (21.62%) Developer
2 23 (15.54%) Analyst
3 12 (8.11%) Architect
3 12 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (7.43%) Consultant
5 8 (5.41%) Azure Developer
6 6 (4.05%) .NET Developer
6 6 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (4.05%) Desktop Support
6 6 (4.05%) Office 365 Engineer
6 6 (4.05%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (3.38%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (3.38%) CRM Developer
7 5 (3.38%) Office 365 Developer
7 5 (3.38%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.38%) SharePoint Architect
7 5 (3.38%) Support Analyst
7 5 (3.38%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (2.70%) IT Support
8 4 (2.70%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.24%) .NET
2 10 (6.76%) .NET Framework
2 10 (6.76%) ASP.NET
2 10 (6.76%) JSON
3 9 (6.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (6.08%) HTML
4 8 (5.41%) AngularJS
5 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Graph
6 6 (4.05%) Ajax
6 6 (4.05%) jQuery
6 6 (4.05%) Web Services
6 6 (4.05%) XML
7 5 (3.38%) Node.js
7 5 (3.38%) REST
8 3 (2.03%) RESTful
9 2 (1.35%) CSS
9 2 (1.35%) HTML5
9 2 (1.35%) LDAP
10 1 (0.68%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.76%) Blackberry
3 8 (5.41%) User Experience
4 6 (4.05%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.05%) Replication
5 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.03%) PKI
5 3 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.03%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.35%) CCTV
6 2 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Blog
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) CMDB
7 1 (0.68%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.68%) iPad
7 1 (0.68%) iPhone
7 1 (0.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 46 (31.08%) Windows
2 18 (12.16%) Windows 10
3 15 (10.14%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.43%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.73%) Linux
5 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.03%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.03%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.68%) Android
9 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.68%) Unix
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.38%) Migration
2 25 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (9.46%) MVC
4 13 (8.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (8.78%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (8.11%) Project Management
6 11 (7.43%) DevOps
6 11 (7.43%) ETL
7 10 (6.76%) CRM
8 9 (6.08%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (5.41%) Data Migration
9 8 (5.41%) Service Management
9 8 (5.41%) Web Development
10 7 (4.73%) Email Migration
10 7 (4.73%) ITIL
10 7 (4.73%) Microservices
11 6 (4.05%) API Design
11 6 (4.05%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.05%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.30%) SQL
2 21 (14.19%) C#
3 19 (12.84%) PowerShell
4 18 (12.16%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.05%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.38%) Java
7 3 (2.03%) Python
8 2 (1.35%) PHP
9 1 (0.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.68%) R
9 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.68%) VB
9 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.70%) TOGAF Certification
3 3 (2.03%) Degree
4 2 (1.35%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.35%) MCSA
4 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.68%) MCITP
5 1 (0.68%) MCSE
5 1 (0.68%) MCTS
5 1 (0.68%) PMP
5 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) PMO
2 5 (3.38%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.03%) QA
4 2 (1.35%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.68%) IFRS
5 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (38.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.05%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.35%) XenApp
5 2 (1.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.68%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.68%) Docker
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (12.84%) SCCM
2 3 (2.03%) AirWatch
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 79 (53.38%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.49%) VMware
3 11 (7.43%) Citrix
4 8 (5.41%) Cisco
5 5 (3.38%) Dell
5 5 (3.38%) Meraki
5 5 (3.38%) Nintex
6 4 (2.70%) Oracle
7 3 (2.03%) Apple
8 2 (1.35%) Adobe
8 2 (1.35%) Dataiku
8 2 (1.35%) IronPort
8 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.35%) SAP
8 2 (1.35%) Symantec
8 2 (1.35%) Tableau
9 1 (0.68%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.68%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.68%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow