Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 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 Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 720 800 706
Rank change year-on-year +80 -94 +31
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 87 80 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.085% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.66% 0.51% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 66
England median daily rate £350 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +21.21% -17.50%
10th Percentile £129 £199 £194
90th Percentile £463 £459 £463
UK median daily rate £370 £413 £334
% change year-on-year -10.30% +23.60% -16.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 4 20
England median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -24.21% +69.64%
UK median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -33.33% -24.21% +69.64%

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 13,185 15,618 15,060
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.67% 16.57% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,459 10,333 9,740
England median daily rate £475 £450 £447
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +0.67% +5.18%
10th Percentile £270 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £601
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 283 368 373
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.65% -0.15%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.50 £51.70 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £20.86 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +4.28% +2.56% -4.36%

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in England

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint Server in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in England

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Server in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint Server in England

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Server in England

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Server in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 July 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
South East +35 48 £438 +16.67% 5
London +55 21 £325 -21.21% 4
South West -26 8 £300 - 1
Midlands +21 6 £325 -24.64% 1
West Midlands +22 5 £325 - 1
North of England +24 4 £338 +37.76% 3
North West +17 3 £375 - 2
Yorkshire +17 1 £200 -18.37% 1
East Midlands +17 1 £132 -69.39%
SharePoint Server
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 80 (91.95%) SharePoint
2 69 (79.31%) Microsoft
3 54 (62.07%) Windows
4 45 (51.72%) Security Cleared
5 42 (48.28%) IIS
6 34 (39.08%) SC Cleared
7 32 (36.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (34.48%) Internet
8 30 (34.48%) DV Cleared
9 28 (32.18%) McAfee ePO
9 28 (32.18%) Software Distribution
9 28 (32.18%) Server Patching
9 28 (32.18%) McAfee
9 28 (32.18%) Security Operations
9 28 (32.18%) Security Monitoring
9 28 (32.18%) Self-Motivation
10 22 (25.29%) Office 365
11 19 (21.84%) Visual Studio
12 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
12 17 (19.54%) C#
13 16 (18.39%) JavaScript
13 16 (18.39%) .NET
13 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (17.24%) SQL
14 15 (17.24%) MS Exchange
15 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (16.09%) PowerShell
16 13 (14.94%) VMware
17 12 (13.79%) DHCP
17 12 (13.79%) DNS

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 80 (91.95%) SharePoint
2 42 (48.28%) IIS
3 15 (17.24%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (4.60%) ArcGIS
6 4 (4.60%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.15%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) Stata
Business Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.30%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (25.29%) Office 365
2 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.05%) Power Platform
3 7 (8.05%) PowerApps
4 6 (6.90%) ShareGate
5 5 (5.75%) G Suite
6 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.30%) CloudFront
7 2 (2.30%) IaaS
7 2 (2.30%) PaaS
7 2 (2.30%) Route 53
7 2 (2.30%) SaaS
8 1 (1.15%) Azure Functions
8 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.15%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.48%) Internet
2 12 (13.79%) DHCP
2 12 (13.79%) DNS
3 7 (8.05%) Firewall
3 7 (8.05%) SAN
4 5 (5.75%) BIG-IP
4 5 (5.75%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (5.75%) NAS
4 5 (5.75%) Wireless
5 3 (3.45%) 3GPP
5 3 (3.45%) ATM
5 3 (3.45%) CDMA
5 3 (3.45%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (3.45%) GPRS
5 3 (3.45%) GSM
5 3 (3.45%) ISDN
5 3 (3.45%) ISUP
5 3 (3.45%) Megaco
5 3 (3.45%) PSTN
5 3 (3.45%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (2.30%) GIS
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.15%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (1.15%) MS Access
3 1 (1.15%) Power BI
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.30%) JIRA
4 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (32.18%) Operations Technician
2 20 (22.99%) Developer
3 18 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 17 (19.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 17 (19.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 17 (19.54%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 17 (19.54%) Support Technician
5 14 (16.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) SharePoint Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Information Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Information Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) IT Support
8 4 (4.60%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) CS Core Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) .NET
2 11 (12.64%) Web Services
3 10 (11.49%) REST
4 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
5 6 (6.90%) .NET Framework
5 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET
5 6 (6.90%) HTML
5 6 (6.90%) WCF
5 6 (6.90%) XML
5 6 (6.90%) XSLT
6 4 (4.60%) CSS
6 4 (4.60%) jQuery
7 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.30%) JTS
7 2 (2.30%) React
8 1 (1.15%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.18%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.90%) Driving Licence
4 5 (5.75%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.30%) PKI
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (62.07%) Windows
2 32 (36.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.75%) Unix
7 3 (3.45%) Solaris
7 3 (3.45%) Windows 2000
7 3 (3.45%) Windows NT
8 2 (2.30%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.15%) Linux
9 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.18%) Security Monitoring
1 28 (32.18%) Security Operations
1 28 (32.18%) Server Patching
1 28 (32.18%) Software Distribution
2 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.64%) CRM
3 11 (12.64%) Migration
4 10 (11.49%) Content Management
5 9 (10.34%) Workflow
6 7 (8.05%) Document Management
6 7 (8.05%) Problem Management
6 7 (8.05%) Web Development
7 6 (6.90%) B2B
7 6 (6.90%) Contract Management
7 6 (6.90%) Data Protection
7 6 (6.90%) Decision-Making
7 6 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (6.90%) Scrum
7 6 (6.90%) SDLC
7 6 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.54%) C#
2 16 (18.39%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.24%) SQL
4 14 (16.09%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.60%) C
7 3 (3.45%) C++
7 3 (3.45%) Java
7 3 (3.45%) VB
8 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 34 (39.08%) SC Cleared
3 30 (34.48%) DV Cleared
4 7 (8.05%) Degree
5 6 (6.90%) HND
6 5 (5.75%) CCNA
6 5 (5.75%) CCNP
6 5 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.15%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) Hyper-V
2 10 (11.49%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.05%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.60%) vSphere
6 2 (2.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.30%) ProxySG
6 2 (2.30%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.30%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (32.18%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (11.49%) SCOM
3 8 (9.20%) SCCM
4 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.30%) vCenter Server
5 2 (2.30%) WSUS
6 1 (1.15%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 69 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 28 (32.18%) McAfee
3 13 (14.94%) VMware
4 9 (10.34%) Cisco
5 7 (8.05%) Dell
5 7 (8.05%) HP
5 7 (8.05%) Nintex
6 5 (5.75%) Blue Coat
6 5 (5.75%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.75%) F5
6 5 (5.75%) Fortinet
6 5 (5.75%) Google
6 5 (5.75%) Meridio
6 5 (5.75%) NetApp
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle
6 5 (5.75%) Palo Alto
7 4 (4.60%) Citrix
8 3 (3.45%) Autodesk
8 3 (3.45%) ESRI
8 3 (3.45%) Sybase