Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 85 77
Rank change year-on-year -36 -8 -20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1008 1384 1359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.17% 3.06% 2.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.68% 15.53% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 1008 912
London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £234 £213 £225
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
England median daily rate £383 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 31
London median hourly rate £20.91 £15.58 £21.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.25% -28.19% +8.45%
10th Percentile £16.14 £11.25 £14.50
90th Percentile £34.92 £38.67 £43.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -27.27% +22.22% +21.62%

SharePoint 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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7947 8910 8535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.07% 19.70% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5661 6167 5778
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £250
90th Percentile £638 £620 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 109 121
London median hourly rate £20.71 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.03% -10.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.35 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £56.87 £43.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +6.35%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in London

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in London

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in London

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in London

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in London

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the London 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
Central London -41 182 £425 +1.19% 22
West London +16 58 £366 +25.21% 6
East London +5 39 £448 +5.42% 9
South London -36 20 £380 +16.92%
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 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 London region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 327 (32.44%) Microsoft
2 321 (31.85%) Office 365
3 238 (23.61%) Finance
4 210 (20.83%) SQL
5 189 (18.75%) Windows
6 185 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
7 181 (17.96%) Migration
8 173 (17.16%) Microsoft Office
9 162 (16.07%) Microsoft Excel
10 148 (14.68%) Project Management
11 140 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
12 137 (13.59%) .NET
13 135 (13.39%) Active Directory
14 134 (13.29%) SharePoint 2013
15 129 (12.80%) C#
16 127 (12.60%) CRM
17 122 (12.10%) JavaScript
18 110 (10.91%) HTML
19 105 (10.42%) SQL Server
20 102 (10.12%) Banking
21 95 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
21 95 (9.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
22 94 (9.33%) Dynamics CRM
23 89 (8.83%) PowerShell
24 87 (8.63%) PMO
25 85 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
26 84 (8.33%) CSS
27 83 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
28 82 (8.13%) SharePoint 2010
29 74 (7.34%) Workflow

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 134 (13.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 82 (8.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 72 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 64 (6.35%) MS Exchange
5 25 (2.48%) CMS
6 23 (2.28%) IIS
7 18 (1.79%) Confluence
8 17 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
12 10 (0.99%) Drupal
13 9 (0.89%) WordPress
14 7 (0.69%) NServiceBus
14 7 (0.69%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.60%) Apache Solr
16 5 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 5 (0.50%) IBM Domino
16 5 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 173 (17.16%) Microsoft Office
2 162 (16.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 95 (9.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 56 (5.56%) MS Visio
5 52 (5.16%) Microsoft Project
6 29 (2.88%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.89%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.50%) Adobe Premiere
10 4 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.30%) InVision
11 3 (0.30%) Stata
12 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.099%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.099%) InDesign
12 1 (0.099%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 94 (9.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.89%) Unit4 Business World
4 8 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.50%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.30%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 3 (0.30%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (0.30%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.20%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.20%) Eikon
7 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.20%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.099%) Maximo
8 1 (0.099%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.099%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 1 (0.099%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.099%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.099%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 321 (31.85%) Office 365
2 140 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.67%) OneDrive
4 31 (3.08%) Yammer
5 25 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (2.28%) Azure Active Directory
7 15 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
8 9 (0.89%) SaaS
9 8 (0.79%) IaaS
10 6 (0.60%) PaaS
11 5 (0.50%) G Suite
12 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.30%) GitHub
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 2 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.20%) Google Play
13 2 (0.20%) IBM Blueworks
13 2 (0.20%) MailChimp
13 2 (0.20%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 65 (6.45%) Intranet
2 63 (6.25%) Skype
3 21 (2.08%) Firewall
4 20 (1.98%) WAN
5 18 (1.79%) DNS
6 17 (1.69%) LAN
7 16 (1.59%) Internet
7 16 (1.59%) SAN
8 15 (1.49%) Wireless
9 14 (1.39%) VPN
10 13 (1.29%) DHCP
11 12 (1.19%) TCP/IP
12 8 (0.79%) NAS
13 7 (0.69%) SMS
13 7 (0.69%) SSL
13 7 (0.69%) VoIP
13 7 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (0.60%) 4G
14 6 (0.60%) LDAP
14 6 (0.60%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 38 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (3.08%) Power BI
5 25 (2.48%) EDRMS
6 24 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (1.59%) QlikView
11 14 (1.39%) Relational Database
12 10 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (0.89%) Data Mining
13 9 (0.89%) MySQL
14 8 (0.79%) MS Access
14 8 (0.79%) ObjectStore
14 8 (0.79%) OLAP
15 7 (0.69%) PowerPivot
15 7 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 64 (6.35%) JIRA
2 31 (3.08%) Visual Studio
3 30 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 20 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
6 12 (1.19%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.89%) NUnit
8 8 (0.79%) gulp
8 8 (0.79%) MSTest
9 7 (0.69%) Bitbucket
10 6 (0.60%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.40%) Selenium
12 4 (0.40%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.30%) Axure RP
13 3 (0.30%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.30%) JBehave
13 3 (0.30%) JMeter
13 3 (0.30%) Toad
13 3 (0.30%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 238 (23.61%) Finance
2 102 (10.12%) Banking
3 42 (4.17%) Legal
4 37 (3.67%) Marketing
5 35 (3.47%) Advertising
6 25 (2.48%) Retail
7 24 (2.38%) Investment Banking
8 19 (1.88%) Law
9 17 (1.69%) Publishing
9 17 (1.69%) Retail Banking
9 17 (1.69%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.69%) Electronics
12 7 (0.69%) Front Office
13 6 (0.60%) French Language
13 6 (0.60%) German Language
14 3 (0.30%) International Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 202 (20.04%) Analyst
2 185 (18.35%) Developer
3 103 (10.22%) SharePoint Developer
4 93 (9.23%) Consultant
4 93 (9.23%) Project Manager
5 75 (7.44%) Business Analyst
6 65 (6.45%) Architect
7 52 (5.16%) Administrator
8 39 (3.87%) SharePoint Consultant
9 32 (3.17%) SharePoint Project Manager
10 30 (2.98%) SharePoint Administrator
10 30 (2.98%) Support Analyst
11 29 (2.88%) Office 365 Consultant
12 28 (2.78%) SharePoint Architect
13 26 (2.58%) IT Manager
13 26 (2.58%) Office 365 Manager
14 23 (2.28%) Support Engineer
15 22 (2.18%) Trainer
16 21 (2.08%) C# Developer
16 21 (2.08%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (13.59%) .NET
2 110 (10.91%) HTML
3 84 (8.33%) CSS
4 41 (4.07%) ASP.NET
5 38 (3.77%) XML
6 37 (3.67%) jQuery
7 36 (3.57%) REST
7 36 (3.57%) Web Services
8 35 (3.47%) .NET Framework
9 24 (2.38%) HTML5
10 23 (2.28%) AngularJS
10 23 (2.28%) React
11 22 (2.18%) Entity Framework
12 17 (1.69%) Node.js
12 17 (1.69%) WCF
13 13 (1.29%) JSON
14 12 (1.19%) Ajax
15 11 (1.09%) CSS3
15 11 (1.09%) SOAP
16 10 (0.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 83 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (4.76%) User Experience
3 45 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 17 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 15 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 15 (1.49%) Virtual Team
6 14 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 14 (1.39%) NHS
7 12 (1.19%) Social Media
8 11 (1.09%) Hedge funds
9 10 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 9 (0.89%) Blackberry
10 9 (0.89%) Equities
10 9 (0.89%) PKI
11 8 (0.79%) Derivative
11 8 (0.79%) Fixed Income
11 8 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (0.79%) Wiki
12 7 (0.69%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 189 (18.75%) Windows
2 59 (5.85%) Windows 10
2 59 (5.85%) Windows Server
3 37 (3.67%) Windows 7
4 28 (2.78%) Linux
5 26 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.99%) Unix
9 8 (0.79%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.69%) Android
11 5 (0.50%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.099%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.099%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.099%) Solaris
12 1 (0.099%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (17.96%) Migration
3 148 (14.68%) Project Management
4 127 (12.60%) CRM
5 95 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 85 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
7 74 (7.34%) Workflow
8 71 (7.04%) ITIL
9 70 (6.94%) Scrum
10 61 (6.05%) Change Management
11 59 (5.85%) Business Analysis
11 59 (5.85%) PRINCE2
12 50 (4.96%) Document Management
13 47 (4.66%) Data Migration
14 39 (3.87%) Risk Management
15 36 (3.57%) Information Management
16 34 (3.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 33 (3.27%) ERP
17 33 (3.27%) User Acceptance Testing
18 32 (3.17%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 210 (20.83%) SQL
2 129 (12.80%) C#
3 122 (12.10%) JavaScript
4 89 (8.83%) PowerShell
5 23 (2.28%) T-SQL
6 21 (2.08%) Java
7 18 (1.79%) VBA
8 11 (1.09%) C
9 10 (0.99%) PHP
9 10 (0.99%) TypeScript
9 10 (0.99%) VB
10 8 (0.79%) VB.NET
11 7 (0.69%) Python
12 4 (0.40%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.40%) R
13 3 (0.30%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.30%) C++
14 2 (0.20%) Delphi
14 2 (0.20%) Perl
14 2 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (6.65%) Security Cleared
2 66 (6.55%) Degree
3 52 (5.16%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 12 (1.19%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.19%) ISEB
7 11 (1.09%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.89%) PMP
8 9 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (0.69%) CBAP
10 7 (0.69%) IIBA
10 7 (0.69%) MCSA
11 6 (0.60%) MCSE
12 5 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.50%) MCP
12 5 (0.50%) MOS
13 4 (0.40%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (8.63%) PMO
2 25 (2.48%) SLA
3 21 (2.08%) QA
4 13 (1.29%) MiFID
5 10 (0.99%) GDPR
6 9 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.69%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.69%) HL7
7 7 (0.69%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.50%) RMADS
9 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.20%) GCP
10 2 (0.20%) P3O
11 1 (0.099%) COBIT
11 1 (0.099%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.099%) EMIR
11 1 (0.099%) WCAG
System Software
1 135 (13.39%) Active Directory
2 31 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (2.48%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.39%) vSphere
5 8 (0.79%) Terminal Services
6 7 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (0.60%) BitLocker
7 6 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.40%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.30%) XenApp
11 2 (0.20%) Docker
11 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.20%) XenServer
12 1 (0.099%) UAG
12 1 (0.099%) vCloud
12 1 (0.099%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.099%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (2.38%) SCCM
2 12 (1.19%) NetBackup
3 8 (0.79%) Ansible
4 5 (0.50%) AirWatch
4 5 (0.50%) DatAdvantage
4 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (0.40%) vCenter Server
6 3 (0.30%) FTK
6 3 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.30%) TeamSite
7 2 (0.20%) DameWare
7 2 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.20%) SCOM
7 2 (0.20%) Terraform
8 1 (0.099%) EnCase
8 1 (0.099%) vRealize
Vendors
1 327 (32.44%) Microsoft
2 53 (5.26%) VMware
3 41 (4.07%) Cisco
3 41 (4.07%) Citrix
4 36 (3.57%) SAP
5 33 (3.27%) Oracle
6 32 (3.17%) HP
7 28 (2.78%) Nintex
8 23 (2.28%) ServiceNow
9 17 (1.69%) Splunk
10 16 (1.59%) Tableau
11 15 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (1.39%) Hitachi
13 13 (1.29%) AppDynamics
13 13 (1.29%) Google
13 13 (1.29%) Juniper
14 12 (1.19%) Veritas
15 11 (1.09%) IBM
15 11 (1.09%) NetApp
16 9 (0.89%) F5