Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 776 782 734
Rank change year-on-year +6 -48 +45
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 82 86 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.085% 0.090% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.50% 0.54% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 65
England median daily rate £320 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.67% -6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £200 £262 £222
90th Percentile £601 £499 £538
UK median daily rate £381 £354 £350
% change year-on-year +7.70% +1.14% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 8
England median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.50% +137.04%
UK median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year - -61.29% +129.63%

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 16,277 15,828 17,791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.90% 16.64% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,611 10,577 11,571
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 382 422
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.03 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 -3 32 £563 +15.38% 11
London +9 19 £248 -29.39% 4
North of England -30 13 £250 -28.57% 3
South West -42 10 £269 -28.84% 2
Yorkshire -19 9 £250 -28.57%
Midlands -9 7 £438 -7.89% 1
East Midlands - 7 £438 -
North East -5 2 £390 +11.43% 1
North West -21 2 - - 2
SharePoint Server
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 73 (89.02%) SharePoint
2 59 (71.95%) Microsoft
3 26 (31.71%) Windows
4 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Office
4 22 (26.83%) Security Cleared
5 21 (25.61%) IIS
6 20 (24.39%) Active Directory
7 19 (23.17%) Office 365
8 17 (20.73%) Degree
8 17 (20.73%) DHCP
8 17 (20.73%) DNS
8 17 (20.73%) Windows Server
9 16 (19.51%) SQL
9 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Excel
10 15 (18.29%) Internet
10 15 (18.29%) Project Management
11 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
11 14 (17.07%) DV Cleared
12 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (14.63%) MS Exchange
13 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
13 12 (14.63%) Time Management
13 12 (14.63%) PMO
14 11 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
14 11 (13.41%) SC Cleared
14 11 (13.41%) McAfee ePO
14 11 (13.41%) MS Access
14 11 (13.41%) CA
14 11 (13.41%) McAfee

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 73 (89.02%) SharePoint
2 21 (25.61%) IIS
3 12 (14.63%) MS Exchange
4 10 (12.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (10.98%) Apache
6 3 (3.66%) Apache Pig
6 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.66%) K2 blackpearl
6 3 (3.66%) Live Communications Server
6 3 (3.66%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.44%) CMS
7 2 (2.44%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (12.20%) MS Visio
4 7 (8.54%) InfoPath
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (1.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.17%) Office 365
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.32%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (3.66%) OneDrive
4 3 (3.66%) PaaS
5 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.22%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.73%) DHCP
1 17 (20.73%) DNS
2 15 (18.29%) Internet
3 9 (10.98%) SAN
4 6 (7.32%) Diameter Protocol
4 6 (7.32%) ISUP
4 6 (7.32%) Megaco
5 3 (3.66%) Intranet
6 2 (2.44%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.44%) SSL
7 1 (1.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.41%) MS Access
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.66%) Apache Hive
4 3 (3.66%) Big Data
4 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (3.66%) PowerPivot
4 3 (3.66%) QlikView
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) StarTeam
General
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Legal
3 5 (6.10%) Military
4 3 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Publishing
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (23.17%) Analyst
2 10 (12.20%) Wintel Engineer
3 9 (10.98%) Architect
4 8 (9.76%) Coordinator
4 8 (9.76%) Project Coordinator
5 7 (8.54%) Consultant
5 7 (8.54%) SharePoint Consultant
6 6 (7.32%) CS Core Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Consultant
6 6 (7.32%) Operations Technician
7 5 (6.10%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.88%) Office 365 Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) SharePoint Support
8 4 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Wintel Support
8 4 (4.88%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) HTML
2 7 (8.54%) .NET
2 7 (8.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 6 (7.32%) CSS
4 3 (3.66%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Graph
5 2 (2.44%) React
5 2 (2.44%) Web Services
6 1 (1.22%) OAuth
6 1 (1.22%) OpenID
6 1 (1.22%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (7.32%) Virtual Team
3 5 (6.10%) PKI
4 4 (4.88%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.88%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.66%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Windows
2 17 (20.73%) Windows Server
3 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (9.76%) Unix
5 7 (8.54%) Solaris
6 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.10%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.22%) Linux
8 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.29%) Project Management
3 12 (14.63%) Time Management
4 11 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (10.98%) Change Management
5 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
5 9 (10.98%) Migration
6 8 (9.76%) Data Analysis
6 8 (9.76%) Waterfall
7 7 (8.54%) Incident Management
7 7 (8.54%) Problem Management
7 7 (8.54%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.32%) Business Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) Demand Management
8 6 (7.32%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.32%) TOGAF
8 6 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (7.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) SQL
2 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.54%) C#
5 4 (4.88%) C
6 3 (3.66%) VB
7 2 (2.44%) PHP
7 2 (2.44%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.22%) Java
8 1 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 17 (20.73%) Degree
3 14 (17.07%) DV Cleared
4 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (13.41%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.66%) MCSE
7 1 (1.22%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.22%) HND
7 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) PMO
2 7 (8.54%) GxP
3 3 (3.66%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.10%) vSphere
4 4 (4.88%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.22%) XenApp
7 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (7.32%) SCOM
3 5 (6.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (6.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (6.10%) WSUS
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (3.66%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.66%) Netcool
4 3 (3.66%) Unicenter
5 2 (2.44%) HP ALM
5 2 (2.44%) SCCM
5 2 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.22%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 59 (71.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.41%) CA
2 11 (13.41%) McAfee
3 7 (8.54%) VMware
4 5 (6.10%) HP
4 5 (6.10%) Meridio
4 5 (6.10%) ServiceNow
4 5 (6.10%) Veritas
5 4 (4.88%) Cisco
5 4 (4.88%) Citrix
5 4 (4.88%) EMC
6 3 (3.66%) Google
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle
6 3 (3.66%) SAP
7 2 (2.44%) Nintex
8 1 (1.22%) Brocade
8 1 (1.22%) NetApp
8 1 (1.22%) Remedy
8 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds