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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
UK / England
Rank 507 544 530
Rank change year-on-year +37 -14  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 67 69 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.93% 0.82% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 31
Median daily rate £345 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.44% -7.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £321 £399
% change year-on-year +6.08% -19.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -

SharePoint Server is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7227 8447 8441
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.52% 17.22% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4730 5410 5064
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 211 310
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.18 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +0.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SharePoint Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +44 43 £275 +48.64% 3
South East +5 9 £425 +39.34% 2
West Midlands - 7 £375 -
Yorkshire +14 3 £363 - 1
London +13 3 £338 -15.62% 4
North West +25 1 £425 +32.81% 1
East Midlands -7 1 £195 -51.25% 1
SharePoint Server
UK

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 107 (93.86%) SharePoint
2 61 (53.51%) Security Cleared
3 59 (51.75%) Office 365
4 56 (49.12%) Microsoft
5 52 (45.61%) SC Cleared
6 51 (44.74%) MS Office
7 41 (35.96%) Finance
8 40 (35.09%) Project Management
9 37 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (30.70%) Programme Management
11 34 (29.82%) MS Project
12 33 (28.95%) Project Planning
13 27 (23.68%) Migration
14 26 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (21.93%) SharePoint 2013
16 21 (18.42%) DV Cleared
17 20 (17.54%) Windows
18 18 (15.79%) IIS
19 16 (14.04%) SQL Server
19 16 (14.04%) SQL
20 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
20 13 (11.40%) Internet
20 13 (11.40%) Workflow
20 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
20 13 (11.40%) Performance Monitoring
21 11 (9.65%) Incident Management
21 11 (9.65%) Windows Server 2003
21 11 (9.65%) Active Directory
21 11 (9.65%) MS Exchange
21 11 (9.65%) SAP

SharePoint Server
Top Related 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
1 107 (93.86%) SharePoint
2 25 (21.93%) SharePoint 2013
3 18 (15.79%) IIS
4 11 (9.65%) MS Exchange
5 6 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (5.26%) Skype for Business
6 5 (4.39%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (3.51%) Apache
8 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.63%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.75%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 51 (44.74%) MS Office
2 34 (29.82%) MS Project
3 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
4 9 (7.89%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.75%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.75%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 59 (51.75%) Office 365
2 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.77%) IaaS
4 7 (6.14%) OneDrive
4 7 (6.14%) Yammer
5 5 (4.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.75%) Akamai
6 2 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.40%) Internet
2 7 (6.14%) Skype
3 5 (4.39%) Extranet
4 4 (3.51%) DMZ
4 4 (3.51%) Intranet
5 3 (2.63%) DHCP
5 3 (2.63%) DNS
5 3 (2.63%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.75%) Firewall
6 2 (1.75%) LDAP
6 2 (1.75%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.75%) SAN
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.88%) LAN
7 1 (0.88%) VPN
7 1 (0.88%) WAN
7 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.77%) Power BI
3 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.63%) PowerPivot
5 3 (2.63%) SAP BW
5 3 (2.63%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.75%) MS Access
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.88%) QlikView
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (35.96%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Manufacturing
2 8 (7.02%) Publishing
2 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.14%) Electronics
3 7 (6.14%) Marketing
4 3 (2.63%) Advertising
4 3 (2.63%) Banking
5 2 (1.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (22.81%) Administrator
2 22 (19.30%) SharePoint Administrator
3 10 (8.77%) Coordinator
3 10 (8.77%) Project Coordinator
4 9 (7.89%) Analyst
5 7 (6.14%) Architect
5 7 (6.14%) Developer
5 7 (6.14%) Project Officer
5 7 (6.14%) Project Support Officer
5 7 (6.14%) SharePoint Analyst
5 7 (6.14%) SharePoint Engineer
5 7 (6.14%) Support Officer
6 6 (5.26%) Operations Technician
7 5 (4.39%) Consultant
7 5 (4.39%) SharePoint Architect
8 4 (3.51%) Migration Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) Migration Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.51%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (2.63%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.77%) .NET
2 9 (7.89%) HTML
3 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.26%) CSS
4 5 (4.39%) jQuery
4 5 (4.39%) XML
5 4 (3.51%) Web Services
6 3 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (1.75%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.75%) Ajax
7 2 (1.75%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.75%) HTML5
7 2 (1.75%) WCF
7 2 (1.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 2 (1.75%) XSL
8 1 (0.88%) COM
8 1 (0.88%) CSS3
8 1 (0.88%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.51%) PKI
1 4 (3.51%) User Experience
2 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.75%) Clustering
3 2 (1.75%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.75%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.75%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.54%) Windows
2 11 (9.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (8.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.75%) Solaris
6 2 (1.75%) Unix
7 1 (0.88%) Android
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.09%) Project Management
2 37 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (30.70%) Programme Management
4 33 (28.95%) Project Planning
5 27 (23.68%) Migration
6 26 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (11.40%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (11.40%) Workflow
8 11 (9.65%) Incident Management
9 8 (7.02%) Data Migration
10 7 (6.14%) Content Management
10 7 (6.14%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (6.14%) Information Exploitation
10 7 (6.14%) Information Management
10 7 (6.14%) Performance Management
10 7 (6.14%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (6.14%) Validation
11 6 (5.26%) Security Monitoring
11 6 (5.26%) Security Operations
11 6 (5.26%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.04%) SQL
2 9 (7.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.26%) C#
4 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.63%) ABAP
5 3 (2.63%) C
6 2 (1.75%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) Java
7 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (53.51%) Security Cleared
2 52 (45.61%) SC Cleared
3 21 (18.42%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.51%) BC Cleared
4 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.63%) Degree
6 2 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.75%) MCSE
7 1 (0.88%) CCNA
7 1 (0.88%) CCNP
7 1 (0.88%) HNC
7 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.88%) MCITP
7 1 (0.88%) MCP
7 1 (0.88%) MCPD
7 1 (0.88%) MCTS
7 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) PMO
2 2 (1.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (9.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.75%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.88%) XenApp
4 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (2.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (1.75%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.75%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.75%) Netcool
3 2 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.75%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 56 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.65%) SAP
3 7 (6.14%) Meridio
4 6 (5.26%) Intel Security
5 5 (4.39%) Citrix
5 5 (4.39%) Oracle
6 3 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.63%) Veritas
6 3 (2.63%) VMware
7 2 (1.75%) Ariba
7 2 (1.75%) EMC
7 2 (1.75%) F5
7 2 (1.75%) HP
7 2 (1.75%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.88%) Cisco
8 1 (0.88%) Nintex
8 1 (0.88%) Teradata
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