Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 736 749 772
Rank change year-on-year +13 +23 -104
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 95 124 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.13% 0.089%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.61% 0.68% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 69 59
England median daily rate £375 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £262 £250 £206
90th Percentile £493 £538 £530
UK median daily rate £354 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -11.56% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 2
England median hourly rate £12.00 £32.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +137.04% -
UK median hourly rate £12.00 £31.00 £13.50
% 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 15662 18245 18668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.68% 18.59% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10357 11928 11888
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £235
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 457 552
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +6.35%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.22 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 West +25 24 £377 +9.13%
South East +22 23 £488 +14.71% 1
North of England +63 17 £350 +12.00% 1
London -52 13 £350 - 1
Yorkshire +21 11 £350 -6.67%
East of England -14 8 £317 - 1
Midlands +15 7 £475 +5.56%
West Midlands +36 6 £475 +2.70%
North West - 5 £438 - 1
North East +61 1 £350 +17.45%
SharePoint Server
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 83 (87.37%) SharePoint
2 56 (58.95%) Microsoft
3 36 (37.89%) Security Cleared
4 35 (36.84%) Windows
5 30 (31.58%) Office 365
6 29 (30.53%) Microsoft Office
6 29 (30.53%) Active Directory
7 28 (29.47%) SC Cleared
8 27 (28.42%) IIS
8 27 (28.42%) .NET
9 25 (26.32%) SQL
10 24 (25.26%) SQL Server
11 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (24.21%) PowerShell
12 21 (22.11%) Project Management
12 21 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (21.05%) DV Cleared
14 19 (20.00%) Workflow
15 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (18.95%) MS Exchange
16 16 (16.84%) BizTalk Server
16 16 (16.84%) Windows Server
17 15 (15.79%) Internet
17 15 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (15.79%) Finance
18 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Project
18 14 (14.74%) Project Planning
18 14 (14.74%) SharePoint 2013
19 13 (13.68%) Software Distribution
19 13 (13.68%) Server Patching

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 83 (87.37%) SharePoint
2 27 (28.42%) IIS
3 18 (18.95%) MS Exchange
4 16 (16.84%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (14.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (8.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.21%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.11%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (1.05%) Apache
9 1 (1.05%) Confluence
9 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 29 (30.53%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (6.32%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (8.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (31.58%) Office 365
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (4.21%) IaaS
4 4 (4.21%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.16%) PaaS
6 1 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.05%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.05%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.79%) Internet
2 10 (10.53%) DNS
3 8 (8.42%) NetScaler
4 4 (4.21%) PBX
4 4 (4.21%) Skype
5 2 (2.11%) DHCP
6 1 (1.05%) DMZ
6 1 (1.05%) Extranet
6 1 (1.05%) Intranet
6 1 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.05%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) SAP HANA
3 3 (3.16%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (3.16%) GIS
3 3 (3.16%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.05%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.05%) Power BI
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.58%) MorphX
3 10 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (8.42%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.11%) JIRA
7 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (15.79%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) General Ledger
3 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.21%) Publishing
5 2 (2.11%) Advertising
5 2 (2.11%) Electronics
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.05%) Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Marketing
6 1 (1.05%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Retail
6 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (17.89%) Administrator
1 17 (17.89%) SharePoint Administrator
2 13 (13.68%) Consultant
2 13 (13.68%) Operations Technician
3 12 (12.63%) Developer
4 10 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.47%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Architect
6 6 (6.32%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (4.21%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.21%) Migration Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Office 365 Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Project Officer
8 4 (4.21%) Project Support Officer
8 4 (4.21%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (4.21%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Support Officer
9 3 (3.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.42%) .NET
2 8 (8.42%) HTML
2 8 (8.42%) XML
3 6 (6.32%) .NET Framework
3 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.32%) CSS
4 5 (5.26%) jQuery
4 5 (5.26%) JSON
4 5 (5.26%) Web Services
5 4 (4.21%) JTS
5 4 (4.21%) SAP Basis
5 4 (4.21%) SAP Fiori
5 4 (4.21%) XSLT
6 3 (3.16%) Ajax
6 3 (3.16%) HTML5
6 3 (3.16%) REST
6 3 (3.16%) WCF
7 2 (2.11%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.11%) SOAP
7 2 (2.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.05%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.05%) IPTV
4 1 (1.05%) PKI
4 1 (1.05%) Social Media
4 1 (1.05%) STB
4 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.84%) Windows
2 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (16.84%) Windows Server
4 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.21%) Linux
5 4 (4.21%) Solaris
5 4 (4.21%) SUSE
6 3 (3.16%) Unix
7 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (22.11%) Project Management
2 19 (20.00%) Workflow
3 15 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (14.74%) Project Planning
5 13 (13.68%) Security Monitoring
5 13 (13.68%) Security Operations
5 13 (13.68%) Server Patching
5 13 (13.68%) Software Distribution
6 11 (11.58%) Programme Management
7 10 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
7 10 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
7 10 (10.53%) Migration
8 8 (8.42%) CRM
8 8 (8.42%) Information Management
9 6 (6.32%) ITIL
10 5 (5.26%) Scrum
10 5 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.32%) SQL
2 23 (24.21%) PowerShell
3 11 (11.58%) X++
4 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.37%) C#
6 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.05%) Java
8 1 (1.05%) PHP
8 1 (1.05%) XAML
Qualifications
1 36 (37.89%) Security Cleared
2 28 (29.47%) SC Cleared
3 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (21.05%) DV Cleared
5 10 (10.53%) MCSE
6 1 (1.05%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.05%) Degree
6 1 (1.05%) MCITP
6 1 (1.05%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.05%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.05%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (30.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.42%) Virtual Servers
2 8 (8.42%) vSphere
3 1 (1.05%) Docker
3 1 (1.05%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (10.53%) SCOM
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.05%) Puppet
3 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 56 (58.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.68%) McAfee
3 8 (8.42%) NetApp
4 7 (7.37%) SAP
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle
6 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.05%) Veritas
6 1 (1.05%) VMware