Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 643 743 784
Rank change year-on-year +100 +41 -89
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 23 90 77
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.041% 0.10% 0.082%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.29% 0.63% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 43
Median daily rate £340 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £202 £205 £280
90th Percentile £588 £595 £518
UK median daily rate £340 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -15.00% - +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 27 11
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00
UK median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00

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 7,925 14,287 15,368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.26% 16.12% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,088 9,297 10,248
Median daily rate £473 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.53% +4.40% +7.06%
10th Percentile £263 £290 £271
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 286 340
Median hourly rate £21.25 £18.76 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.30% -1.29% -5.00%
10th Percentile £11.61 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.38 £47.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.76 £18.80
% change year-on-year +19.97% -0.21% -1.08%

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 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020. 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
North of England +81 17 £340 +0.74%
North East - 15 £340 -
South West +20 4 £205 -31.83% 1
London +146 2 £575 +107.21% 2
Yorkshire +52 2 £500 +150.00%
SharePoint Server
UK

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
3 19 (82.61%) Security Cleared
4 16 (69.57%) Windows
5 15 (65.22%) Workflow
5 15 (65.22%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (65.22%) PowerShell
5 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
5 15 (65.22%) Workflow Management
5 15 (65.22%) Trend Micro
5 15 (65.22%) OneDrive
5 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
5 15 (65.22%) Power BI
5 15 (65.22%) Power Platform
5 15 (65.22%) PowerApps
6 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
8 4 (17.39%) .NET
8 4 (17.39%) C#
8 4 (17.39%) Project Delivery
9 3 (13.04%) RESTful
9 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
9 3 (13.04%) Degree
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
9 3 (13.04%) Web Services
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server

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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (65.22%) OneDrive
1 15 (65.22%) Power Platform
1 15 (65.22%) PowerApps
2 2 (8.70%) Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) Power BI
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Military
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) SharePoint Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Architect
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.04%) RESTful
2 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) Workflow
1 15 (65.22%) Workflow Management
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Project Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Document Management
4 2 (8.70%) Password Management
4 2 (8.70%) Server Management
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) PowerShell
2 4 (17.39%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Security Cleared
2 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) Trend Micro
3 3 (13.04%) BT
4 1 (4.35%) CA