Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 772 696 738
Rank change year-on-year -76 +42 +26
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 80 117 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.085% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.51% 0.78% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 50 89
England median daily rate £400 £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -17.50% +10.73%
10th Percentile £229 £202 £263
90th Percentile £461 £475 £525
UK median daily rate £415 £335 £400
% change year-on-year +23.88% -16.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 4
England median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +100.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £13.30
90th Percentile £29.80 £50.00 £34.50
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +100.00%

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 15,812 14,993 18,534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.80% 16.99% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,442 9,745 12,360
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £625 £602 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 382 443
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% +1.27%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.03 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.13 £50.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £19.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.27% -1.70% -

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -7 27 £365 -14.12% 8
London -16 20 £413 +26.92% 6
Midlands -1 14 £431 +7.81%
North of England -20 13 £250 -33.33% 4
East Midlands +7 12 £431 -4.17%
Yorkshire -12 9 £250 -12.28% 1
South West -44 6 £232 -5.31% 2
North West -12 2 - - 1
North East -13 2 £390 +20.00% 2
West Midlands -24 2 - -
SharePoint Server
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 77 (96.25%) SharePoint
2 59 (73.75%) Microsoft
3 32 (40.00%) Windows
4 29 (36.25%) Security Cleared
5 28 (35.00%) IIS
5 28 (35.00%) C#
6 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
6 26 (32.50%) Microsoft Office
7 25 (31.25%) PowerShell
7 25 (31.25%) Office 365
7 25 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
10 18 (22.50%) .NET
10 18 (22.50%) Internet
11 17 (21.25%) Legal
11 17 (21.25%) SAN
11 17 (21.25%) DV Cleared
12 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
12 16 (20.00%) Waterfall
12 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (18.75%) Migration
13 15 (18.75%) VMware
13 15 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (17.50%) SQL
15 13 (16.25%) DNS
15 13 (16.25%) Apache
15 13 (16.25%) DHCP
15 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2008

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 77 (96.25%) SharePoint
2 28 (35.00%) IIS
3 13 (16.25%) Apache
4 12 (15.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (12.50%) K2 blackpearl
6 6 (7.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (3.75%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.50%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (1.25%) NetWeaver
10 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (32.50%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.50%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.25%) Office 365
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.50%) IaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.50%) Internet
2 17 (21.25%) SAN
3 13 (16.25%) DHCP
3 13 (16.25%) DNS
4 8 (10.00%) SMS
5 4 (5.00%) LAN
6 2 (2.50%) DSL
6 2 (2.50%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.50%) NAS
6 2 (2.50%) SSL
6 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.50%) VPN
6 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.25%) Intranet
7 1 (1.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.50%) MS Access
3 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.50%) Power BI
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.25%) MSTest
3 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (21.25%) Legal
2 7 (8.75%) Military
3 3 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Developer
2 12 (15.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 12 (15.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 11 (13.75%) Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Consultant
5 7 (8.75%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 6 (7.50%) SharePoint Consultant
7 5 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) SharePoint Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Administrator
8 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Office 365 Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
8 4 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
8 4 (5.00%) SharePoint Specialist
8 4 (5.00%) Wintel Support
8 4 (5.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) .NET
2 10 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 9 (11.25%) CSS
4 8 (10.00%) REST
4 8 (10.00%) SAP Smart Forms
4 8 (10.00%) Web Services
5 7 (8.75%) Web Services Management
6 6 (7.50%) HTML
7 4 (5.00%) jQuery
7 4 (5.00%) XSLT
8 3 (3.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 3 (3.75%) XML
9 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Graph
9 2 (2.50%) React
10 1 (1.25%) ADO.NET
10 1 (1.25%) SAP Basis
10 1 (1.25%) WCF
10 1 (1.25%) WinForms
10 1 (1.25%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) PKI
2 7 (8.75%) Fat Client
2 7 (8.75%) Thin Client
3 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.50%) Virtual Team
4 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) User Experience
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.00%) Windows
2 25 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (16.25%) Windows 7
4 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (15.00%) Solaris
5 12 (15.00%) Unix
6 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.75%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.75%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.25%) AIX
8 1 (1.25%) Linux
8 1 (1.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 15 (18.75%) Migration
3 12 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 12 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 10 (12.50%) Change Management
4 10 (12.50%) Content Management
4 10 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 10 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 10 (12.50%) Workflow
5 9 (11.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.00%) Demand Management
6 8 (10.00%) Document Management
6 8 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 8 (10.00%) IT Governance
6 8 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (10.00%) Scrum
6 8 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.00%) C#
2 25 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.50%) SQL
5 8 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.75%) Java
7 4 (5.00%) C
8 2 (2.50%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.50%) VB
8 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.50%) VBA
9 1 (1.25%) C++
9 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.25%) DV Cleared
3 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (13.75%) Degree
5 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.50%) CCNA
6 2 (2.50%) CCNP
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (1.25%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.25%) HND
7 1 (1.25%) MCSD
7 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) SLA
2 7 (8.75%) GxP
3 2 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.50%) vSphere
4 5 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.75%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (12.50%) SCOM
2 10 (12.50%) WSUS
3 5 (6.25%) SCCM
3 5 (6.25%) vCenter Server
4 3 (3.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.50%) Netcool
5 2 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.50%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 59 (73.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.75%) VMware
3 12 (15.00%) McAfee
4 10 (12.50%) Nintex
5 9 (11.25%) SAP
6 7 (8.75%) Cisco
6 7 (8.75%) EMC
6 7 (8.75%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.25%) HP
7 5 (6.25%) ServiceNow
8 4 (5.00%) Meridio
8 4 (5.00%) Oracle
9 3 (3.75%) Veritas
10 2 (2.50%) Citrix
11 1 (1.25%) Fujitsu