Period
to 9 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SharePoint Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Server over the 6 months to 9 December 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 Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
UK > England
6 months to
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 734 518 730
Rank change year-on-year -216 +212 +74
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 25 17 38
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.054% 0.052%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.37% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 18
10th Percentile £424 £234 £125
25th Percentile " £295 £199
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £363 £275
Median % change year-on-year +37.93% +31.82% -24.14%
75th Percentile £713 £481 £347
90th Percentile £819 £575 £411
UK median daily rate £500 £375 £300
% change year-on-year +33.33% +25.00% -23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £13.75
Median % change year-on-year - -12.70% +14.54%
UK median hourly rate - £12.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year - -12.70% +14.54%

SharePoint Server 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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 9,127 4,641 10,857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.76% 14.62% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,329 3,169 7,246
10th Percentile £310 £275 £250
25th Percentile £413 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £520 £468 £450
Median % change year-on-year +11.23% +3.89% -4.76%
75th Percentile £625 £563 £550
90th Percentile £700 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £513 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +8.47% +5.00% -1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 148 234
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.63 £10.60
25th Percentile £16.25 £17.74 £13.81
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.75 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year -13.13% +33.78% -7.50%
75th Percentile £49.63 £49.06 £35.94
90th Percentile £64.34 £61.40 £53.00
UK median hourly rate £23.14 £25.05 £20.51
% change year-on-year -7.61% +22.11% +2.55%

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SharePoint Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in England

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SharePoint Server in England.

Daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in England

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint Server in England over the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint Server in England

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SharePoint Server in England.

Hourly rate trend for SharePoint Server in England

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the England region over the 6 months to 9 December 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 -186 14 £500 +11.11% 4
Midlands - 7 £588 -
West Midlands - 5 £675 -
North of England -80 1 £525 +61.54%
North West - 1 £525 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
SharePoint Server
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server 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 England region with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 23 (92.00%) SharePoint
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) PowerShell
3 13 (52.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) .NET
4 12 (48.00%) Internet
5 11 (44.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (40.00%) ITIL
7 9 (36.00%) CSS
7 9 (36.00%) HTML
7 9 (36.00%) Migration
7 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (36.00%) HTML5
8 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
8 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (32.00%) SQL
8 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
9 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (28.00%) SOA
9 7 (28.00%) CMS
9 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft 365
10 6 (24.00%) Content Management
10 6 (24.00%) JIRA
10 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) Web Services

SharePoint Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 23 (92.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (44.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (28.00%) CMS
4 5 (20.00%) Confluence
5 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ResourceLink
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (4.00%) SAP R/3
1 1 (4.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (20.00%) Azure
2 5 (20.00%) NuGet
3 4 (16.00%) Power Platform
4 3 (12.00%) ShareGate
5 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (4.00%) Azure Functions
5 1 (4.00%) IaaS
5 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
5 1 (4.00%) Power Automate
5 1 (4.00%) PowerApps
5 1 (4.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) Intranet
3 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.00%) Skype
3 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2019
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (24.00%) JIRA
3 5 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 5 (20.00%) SonarQube
3 5 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) FishEye
4 1 (4.00%) GitLab
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
1 6 (24.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Fire and Rescue
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Police
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Lead Developer
2 7 (28.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) JIRA Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared SharePoint Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Communications Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Environment Manager
7 1 (4.00%) JIRA Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Financial Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Manager
7 1 (4.00%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) CSS
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) HTML5
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) React
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Native
3 1 (4.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Migration
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (28.00%) SOA
5 6 (24.00%) Content Management
6 5 (20.00%) DevOps
6 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (16.00%) Prototyping
8 3 (12.00%) Wireframes
9 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
9 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (8.00%) Data Loss Prevention
9 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
9 2 (8.00%) Information Management
9 2 (8.00%) Line Management
9 2 (8.00%) Presales
9 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) PowerShell
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) Groovy
6 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.00%) FFIEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (4.00%) NIST
1 1 (4.00%) NIST 800
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (8.00%) Nintex
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) PayPal
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase