Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 734 778 766
Rank change year-on-year +44 -12 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 39 82 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.086% 0.100%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.35% 0.51% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 40 40
England median daily rate £300 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% -3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £125 £221 £262
90th Percentile £445 £601 £493
UK median daily rate £300 £389 £350
% change year-on-year -22.83% +11.07% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 15
England median hourly rate £13.75 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.54% - -62.50%
UK median hourly rate £13.75 £12.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +14.54% - -61.29%

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 11,265 16,062 15,701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.79% 16.89% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,353 10,552 10,394
England median daily rate £450 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £633 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 375 400
England median hourly rate £20.92 £22.00 £20.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.90% +6.25% +3.53%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.30 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.27% +10.00% -

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 20 November 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
London +87 14 £300 +13.21% 8
South East +23 11 - - 1
South West -6 8 £205 +2.25% 2
West Midlands +40 4 £325 - 2
Midlands +25 4 £325 -25.71% 2
North of England +21 2 £345 +38.00% 1
Yorkshire +29 1 £450 +80.00%
North West +15 1 £240 -
SharePoint Server
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 34 (87.18%) Microsoft
2 32 (82.05%) SharePoint
3 21 (53.85%) Windows
4 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 11 (28.21%) IIS
6 11 (28.21%) Office 365
7 10 (25.64%) Public Sector
7 10 (25.64%) .NET
7 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
8 9 (23.08%) Azure
8 9 (23.08%) SQL
8 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
8 9 (23.08%) Web Services
8 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
9 8 (20.51%) McAfee
9 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
9 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
9 8 (20.51%) Finance
9 8 (20.51%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (17.95%) Decision-Making
10 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
10 7 (17.95%) Degree
10 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
10 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
11 6 (15.38%) C#
11 6 (15.38%) HTML
11 6 (15.38%) XML
11 6 (15.38%) XSLT
11 6 (15.38%) CRM

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 32 (82.05%) SharePoint
2 11 (28.21%) IIS
3 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.56%) Apache
6 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Office 365
2 9 (23.08%) Azure
3 4 (10.26%) G Suite
3 4 (10.26%) Power Platform
3 4 (10.26%) PowerApps
4 3 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (7.69%) ShareGate
5 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) DHCP
1 6 (15.38%) DNS
1 6 (15.38%) Internet
2 3 (7.69%) 3GPP
2 3 (7.69%) ATM
2 3 (7.69%) CDMA
2 3 (7.69%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (7.69%) GPRS
2 3 (7.69%) GSM
2 3 (7.69%) ISDN
2 3 (7.69%) ISUP
2 3 (7.69%) Megaco
2 3 (7.69%) PSTN
2 3 (7.69%) UMTS
2 3 (7.69%) WCDMA
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) VoIP
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) MS Access
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
General
1 10 (25.64%) Public Sector
2 8 (20.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Police
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Developer
2 5 (12.82%) Analyst
2 5 (12.82%) Operations Technician
2 5 (12.82%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (10.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (10.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 4 (10.26%) Information Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Information Systems Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Support Technician
3 4 (10.26%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) CS Core Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.13%) IT Support
6 1 (2.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) Web Services
3 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
4 6 (15.38%) HTML
4 6 (15.38%) WCF
4 6 (15.38%) XML
4 6 (15.38%) XSLT
5 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.69%) REST
5 3 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 5 (12.82%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) PKI
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
5 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.69%) Unix
4 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 3 (7.69%) Windows NT
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Decision-Making
2 6 (15.38%) B2B
2 6 (15.38%) Contract Management
2 6 (15.38%) CRM
2 6 (15.38%) SDLC
2 6 (15.38%) Web Development
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.82%) Content Management
3 5 (12.82%) Migration
3 5 (12.82%) Security Monitoring
3 5 (12.82%) Security Operations
3 5 (12.82%) Server Patching
3 5 (12.82%) Software Distribution
4 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Service Management
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) Scrum
5 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 3 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) C#
5 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.95%) Degree
4 6 (15.38%) HND
5 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (12.82%) WSUS
3 3 (7.69%) vCenter Server
4 2 (5.13%) Grafana
4 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.13%) Nagios
4 2 (5.13%) SCOM
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 34 (87.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) McAfee
3 6 (15.38%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) Google
4 4 (10.26%) Nintex
5 3 (7.69%) BT
5 3 (7.69%) Huawei
5 3 (7.69%) Meridio
5 3 (7.69%) Sybase
6 1 (2.56%) CA
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) Remedy