Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 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
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 136 89
Rank change year-on-year +5 -47 +8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 942 946 1,263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.12% 2.04% 3.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 11.81% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 639 934
London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £225 £229 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 8
London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.91 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.56% +28.09% -37.21%
10th Percentile £22.13 £16.00 £14.45
90th Percentile £35.00 £44.92 £33.83
England median hourly rate £20.12 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.99% -36.36% +12.24%

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 7,539 8,007 8,278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.97% 17.25% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,324 5,770 5,710
London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £645 £625
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 96 105
London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.71 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.57% +17.04% -17.58%
10th Percentile £13.40 £12.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £53.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 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
Central London -23 182 £425 - 57
West London +13 43 £425 +2.41% 32
East London -33 33 £425 -5.03% 14
South London -4 16 £325 -18.75% 5
North London - 15 £375 - 1
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 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 London region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 375 (39.81%) Microsoft
2 354 (37.58%) Office 365
3 268 (28.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 242 (25.69%) Finance
5 212 (22.51%) Agile Software Development
6 211 (22.40%) Windows
7 179 (19.00%) Migration
8 175 (18.58%) Active Directory
9 149 (15.82%) Microsoft Office
10 142 (15.07%) PowerShell
11 136 (14.44%) SQL
12 131 (13.91%) Microsoft Excel
13 129 (13.69%) Project Management
14 120 (12.74%) SQL Server
15 119 (12.63%) .NET
16 110 (11.68%) JavaScript
17 109 (11.57%) Problem-Solving
18 103 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
19 102 (10.83%) ITIL
20 98 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
21 93 (9.87%) OneDrive
22 89 (9.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
23 87 (9.24%) Windows Server
24 85 (9.02%) C#
24 85 (9.02%) Skype
25 79 (8.39%) Windows 10
26 78 (8.28%) Security Cleared
26 78 (8.28%) Degree
27 73 (7.75%) CSS
28 69 (7.32%) SC Cleared

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 68 (7.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 62 (6.58%) Skype for Business
3 40 (4.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 38 (4.03%) MS Exchange
5 36 (3.82%) Confluence
6 35 (3.72%) IIS
7 28 (2.97%) CMS
8 20 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
10 15 (1.59%) Apache Spark
10 15 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (1.49%) SAS
12 10 (1.06%) K2 blackpearl
13 9 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 7 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (0.74%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.42%) Tomcat
16 3 (0.32%) Apache
16 3 (0.32%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 149 (15.82%) Microsoft Office
2 131 (13.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 89 (9.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 62 (6.58%) MS Visio
5 55 (5.84%) Microsoft Project
6 38 (4.03%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.32%) InVision
9 2 (0.21%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.21%) SPSS
10 1 (0.11%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.11%) InCopy
Business Applications
1 40 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.85%) SAP GRC
3 7 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.32%) LatentZero
4 3 (0.32%) Lorenzo
4 3 (0.32%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.21%) CA PPM
5 2 (0.21%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 354 (37.58%) Office 365
2 268 (28.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (9.87%) OneDrive
4 56 (5.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 37 (3.93%) Yammer
6 30 (3.18%) IaaS
7 29 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (3.08%) PaaS
8 21 (2.23%) Azure Functions
8 21 (2.23%) Serverless
9 19 (2.02%) SaaS
10 14 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
11 9 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (0.85%) G Suite
12 8 (0.85%) Mimecast
13 7 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
14 5 (0.53%) Google Drive
15 4 (0.42%) Dropbox
16 3 (0.32%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
16 3 (0.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 85 (9.02%) Skype
2 48 (5.10%) Intranet
3 44 (4.67%) Firewall
4 31 (3.29%) DNS
5 25 (2.65%) DHCP
5 25 (2.65%) DMZ
5 25 (2.65%) WAN
6 24 (2.55%) TCP/IP
7 19 (2.02%) LAN
8 13 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (1.38%) WebEx
9 12 (1.27%) Kerberos
9 12 (1.27%) VPN
10 10 (1.06%) SMTP
10 10 (1.06%) SSL
10 10 (1.06%) VoIP
11 9 (0.96%) ADSL
11 9 (0.96%) IMAP
11 9 (0.96%) Internet
12 8 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (12.74%) SQL Server
2 56 (5.94%) Power BI
3 30 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (1.80%) Relational Database
8 16 (1.70%) Hadoop
9 15 (1.59%) Electronic Patient Records
10 13 (1.38%) MS Access
11 11 (1.17%) MongoDB
11 11 (1.17%) QlikView
11 11 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (0.96%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.85%) Data Lake
13 8 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (0.74%) Neo4j
15 6 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 60 (6.37%) JIRA
2 17 (1.80%) Git (software)
3 16 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (1.70%) Visual Studio
4 13 (1.38%) Jasmine
4 13 (1.38%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (0.96%) Selenium
6 6 (0.64%) Zephyr
7 5 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (0.53%) SoapUI
7 5 (0.53%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.42%) Axure RP
8 4 (0.42%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.42%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.42%) webpack
9 3 (0.32%) GitLab
9 3 (0.32%) Travis CI
9 3 (0.32%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.21%) Gatling
General
1 242 (25.69%) Finance
2 56 (5.94%) Banking
3 34 (3.61%) Legal
4 30 (3.18%) Marketing
5 23 (2.44%) Advertising
5 23 (2.44%) Retail
6 22 (2.34%) Investment Banking
7 18 (1.91%) Law
8 11 (1.17%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.17%) Publishing
8 11 (1.17%) Spanish Language
9 10 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.85%) Back Office
11 6 (0.64%) Billing
12 5 (0.53%) Front Office
13 4 (0.42%) French Language
13 4 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.42%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.21%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 171 (18.15%) Developer
2 146 (15.50%) Analyst
3 88 (9.34%) Architect
4 76 (8.07%) Consultant
5 75 (7.96%) Project Manager
6 68 (7.22%) SharePoint Developer
7 45 (4.78%) Business Analyst
8 41 (4.35%) Administrator
9 39 (4.14%) Support Analyst
10 38 (4.03%) SharePoint Consultant
11 35 (3.72%) C# Developer
12 33 (3.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 29 (3.08%) IT Support
13 29 (3.08%) SharePoint Engineer
14 28 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
15 26 (2.76%) Trainer
16 25 (2.65%) Office 365 Manager
16 25 (2.65%) SharePoint Administrator
16 25 (2.65%) SharePoint Architect
17 24 (2.55%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (12.63%) .NET
2 73 (7.75%) CSS
3 62 (6.58%) HTML
4 55 (5.84%) jQuery
5 50 (5.31%) AngularJS
6 43 (4.56%) React
7 40 (4.25%) Web Services
8 38 (4.03%) ASP.NET
9 35 (3.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 28 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (2.55%) Entity Framework
12 23 (2.44%) SAML
13 20 (2.12%) .NET Framework
13 20 (2.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (2.12%) HTML5
13 20 (2.12%) REST
14 19 (2.02%) Middleware
15 17 (1.80%) JSON
15 17 (1.80%) XML
16 14 (1.49%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 103 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (5.20%) User Experience
3 35 (3.72%) Management Information System
3 35 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (2.34%) Algorithms
5 19 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 15 (1.59%) e-Health
6 15 (1.59%) LIMS
6 15 (1.59%) PACS
7 14 (1.49%) Blackberry
7 14 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (1.38%) e-Learning
8 13 (1.38%) iPad
9 12 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (1.27%) iPhone
9 12 (1.27%) Taxonomies
10 10 (1.06%) Fintech
10 10 (1.06%) NHS
11 9 (0.96%) Hedge funds
11 9 (0.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 211 (22.40%) Windows
2 87 (9.24%) Windows Server
3 79 (8.39%) Windows 10
4 53 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (4.25%) Windows 7
6 36 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (1.59%) Linux
8 12 (1.27%) Mac OS X
9 11 (1.17%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.85%) Unix
11 7 (0.74%) Android
11 7 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.64%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.42%) VMS
14 2 (0.21%) AIX
15 1 (0.11%) HPUX
15 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.11%) Solaris
15 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (22.51%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (19.00%) Migration
3 129 (13.69%) Project Management
4 109 (11.57%) Problem-Solving
5 102 (10.83%) ITIL
6 98 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
7 68 (7.22%) MVC
8 63 (6.69%) Analytics
8 63 (6.69%) CRM
9 60 (6.37%) Scrum
10 57 (6.05%) PRINCE2
11 55 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 45 (4.78%) Change Management
13 44 (4.67%) SDLC
14 40 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 38 (4.03%) Computer Science
16 37 (3.93%) Data Modelling
16 37 (3.93%) DevOps
17 36 (3.82%) Workflow
18 34 (3.61%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 142 (15.07%) PowerShell
2 136 (14.44%) SQL
3 110 (11.68%) JavaScript
4 85 (9.02%) C#
5 34 (3.61%) T-SQL
6 29 (3.08%) Python
7 27 (2.87%) Java
8 23 (2.44%) R
9 19 (2.02%) TypeScript
10 17 (1.80%) C
11 16 (1.70%) Scala
12 14 (1.49%) MATLAB
13 11 (1.17%) VBA
14 9 (0.96%) PHP
15 8 (0.85%) VB
16 6 (0.64%) Perl
17 5 (0.53%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.53%) C++
18 4 (0.42%) ES6
19 2 (0.21%) XPath
Qualifications
1 78 (8.28%) Degree
1 78 (8.28%) Security Cleared
2 69 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 48 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (2.12%) Master's Degree
5 19 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (1.91%) MCSA
6 18 (1.91%) PMP
7 15 (1.59%) MCSE
8 14 (1.49%) PhD
9 13 (1.38%) PMI Certification
10 11 (1.17%) CCNA
10 11 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (1.06%) ACCA
11 10 (1.06%) CIMA
12 9 (0.96%) CISA
12 9 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (0.96%) MCP
13 8 (0.85%) DBS Check
14 7 (0.74%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.69%) PMO
2 31 (3.29%) QA
3 24 (2.55%) GDPR
4 21 (2.23%) Data Quality
5 18 (1.91%) SLA
6 15 (1.59%) HL7
7 11 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.42%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.21%) COBIT
10 2 (0.21%) Government Security Classifications
10 2 (0.21%) GxP
11 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.11%) IFRS
11 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 175 (18.58%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.02%) Hyper-V
3 17 (1.80%) XenDesktop
4 16 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (1.59%) XenApp
6 11 (1.17%) BitLocker
7 7 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.74%) vSphere
8 6 (0.64%) Docker
9 5 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.32%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.21%) XenServer
12 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (4.67%) SCCM
2 24 (2.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (1.49%) Single Sign-On
4 10 (1.06%) AirWatch
5 9 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (0.74%) SCOM
7 6 (0.64%) Control-M
8 5 (0.53%) Ansible
8 5 (0.53%) CA Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.53%) Puppet
9 4 (0.42%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.42%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.32%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.32%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.32%) WSUS
11 2 (0.21%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.21%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 375 (39.81%) Microsoft
2 50 (5.31%) Oracle
2 50 (5.31%) VMware
3 44 (4.67%) Cisco
4 37 (3.93%) SAP
5 35 (3.72%) Nintex
6 34 (3.61%) Citrix
7 31 (3.29%) Google
8 20 (2.12%) Apple
8 20 (2.12%) CA
9 19 (2.02%) Adobe
9 19 (2.02%) ServiceNow
10 14 (1.49%) HP
11 11 (1.17%) Tableau
12 9 (0.96%) iManage
12 9 (0.96%) McAfee
13 8 (0.85%) Dynatrace
13 8 (0.85%) IBM
13 8 (0.85%) Symantec
14 7 (0.74%) NetApp