Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 139 103
Rank change year-on-year +5 -36 -17
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 873 948 1,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.13% 2.05% 2.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.40% 11.80% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 631 701
London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £200 £206 £263
90th Percentile £575 £581 £575
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 31
London median hourly rate £25.50 £24.00 £20.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.45% -14.85%
10th Percentile £16.40 £14.76 £12.88
90th Percentile £43.06 £35.00 £56.25
England median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year -11.63% -12.24% +2.08%

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 6,513 8,035 7,473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.88% 17.35% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,488 5,700 5,223
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £644
England median daily rate £475 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 98 85
London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £15.42 £13.60 £12.88
90th Percentile £53.13 £57.50 £54.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +9 196 £425 +2.72% 55
West London +23 50 £350 +21.74% 30
South London +25 34 £388 -8.82% 6
East London +1 31 £358 -15.88% 16
North London -3 4 £265 -28.14% 2
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 418 (47.88%) Microsoft
2 389 (44.56%) Office 365
3 260 (29.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 221 (25.32%) Active Directory
4 221 (25.32%) Windows
5 198 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
6 194 (22.22%) Finance
7 181 (20.73%) SQL Server
8 167 (19.13%) SQL
8 167 (19.13%) Migration
9 150 (17.18%) .NET
10 131 (15.01%) Power Platform
11 124 (14.20%) C#
12 121 (13.86%) PowerShell
13 120 (13.75%) Microsoft Office
14 116 (13.29%) Microsoft Excel
15 115 (13.17%) Project Management
16 109 (12.49%) Skype
17 104 (11.91%) OneDrive
18 102 (11.68%) JavaScript
19 100 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
20 94 (10.77%) Power BI
21 93 (10.65%) CRM
22 87 (9.97%) Windows 10
23 86 (9.85%) Skype for Business
24 85 (9.74%) Windows Server
25 79 (9.05%) Security Cleared
25 79 (9.05%) Dynamics CRM
26 77 (8.82%) Web Services
27 76 (8.71%) SCCM

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 86 (9.85%) Skype for Business
2 54 (6.19%) MS Exchange
3 52 (5.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 43 (4.93%) SharePoint 2013
5 34 (3.89%) IIS
6 28 (3.21%) Confluence
7 22 (2.52%) CMS
8 20 (2.29%) SharePoint Server
9 17 (1.95%) Apache
10 10 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.57%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.46%) K2 blackpearl
14 2 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.23%) EPiServer
14 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.23%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 120 (13.75%) Microsoft Office
2 116 (13.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 58 (6.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (3.44%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (1.60%) InfoPath
6 13 (1.49%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.46%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.34%) Sketch
10 2 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 79 (9.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (3.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 17 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.57%) Relativity
5 3 (0.34%) Carpe Diem
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.11%) BPCS
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.11%) Primavera
7 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.11%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 389 (44.56%) Office 365
2 260 (29.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 131 (15.01%) Power Platform
4 104 (11.91%) OneDrive
5 72 (8.25%) Dynamics 365
6 62 (7.10%) Azure Active Directory
7 50 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
8 38 (4.35%) PowerApps
9 30 (3.44%) Yammer
10 22 (2.52%) ShareGate
11 21 (2.41%) Microsoft Flow
12 17 (1.95%) IaaS
13 12 (1.37%) Amazon ECS
14 8 (0.92%) Mimecast
15 7 (0.80%) Azure Data Factory
16 5 (0.57%) SaaS
17 4 (0.46%) Google Analytics
17 4 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
18 3 (0.34%) PaaS
18 3 (0.34%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 109 (12.49%) Skype
2 46 (5.27%) DNS
3 42 (4.81%) Intranet
4 32 (3.67%) WAN
5 29 (3.32%) DHCP
5 29 (3.32%) Firewall
6 20 (2.29%) LAN
6 20 (2.29%) VPN
7 19 (2.18%) SAN
8 18 (2.06%) Internet
9 16 (1.83%) TCP/IP
10 11 (1.26%) MPLS
11 9 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (0.92%) IP Telephony
12 8 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.69%) Unified Communications
14 5 (0.57%) SMTP
14 5 (0.57%) SNMP
14 5 (0.57%) VoIP
15 4 (0.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 94 (10.77%) Power BI
3 63 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (2.63%) MySQL
7 23 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 18 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
9 17 (1.95%) SQL Server 2016
10 16 (1.83%) Relational Database
11 13 (1.49%) Data Lake
12 11 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
13 9 (1.03%) Big Data
14 8 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (0.92%) Neo4j
15 7 (0.80%) QlikView
16 6 (0.69%) NoSQL
16 6 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 66 (7.56%) Visual Studio
2 55 (6.30%) JIRA
3 41 (4.70%) Git (software)
4 40 (4.58%) Visual Studio Team System
5 26 (2.98%) Jenkins
6 20 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (1.72%) Bitbucket
8 9 (1.03%) Selenium
9 6 (0.69%) Axure RP
9 6 (0.69%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.69%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.57%) ERwin
11 4 (0.46%) Fiddler
11 4 (0.46%) Maven
11 4 (0.46%) NUnit
11 4 (0.46%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.46%) Subversion
12 3 (0.34%) GitLab
12 3 (0.34%) JMeter
General
1 194 (22.22%) Finance
2 44 (5.04%) Banking
3 22 (2.52%) Retail
4 20 (2.29%) Law
5 14 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.37%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.26%) Marketing
7 11 (1.26%) Publishing
8 10 (1.15%) Legal
9 8 (0.92%) Front Office
10 7 (0.80%) Back Office
10 7 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.69%) Advertising
12 5 (0.57%) Electronics
12 5 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.34%) International Banking
13 3 (0.34%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.23%) Billing
14 2 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 189 (21.65%) Developer
2 153 (17.53%) Analyst
3 78 (8.93%) Architect
4 71 (8.13%) SharePoint Developer
5 53 (6.07%) Project Manager
6 49 (5.61%) Consultant
7 39 (4.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 37 (4.24%) Support Analyst
9 34 (3.89%) Administrator
9 34 (3.89%) Office 365 Architect
10 33 (3.78%) Business Analyst
11 27 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support
11 27 (3.09%) CRM Developer
11 27 (3.09%) Senior Developer
12 25 (2.86%) SharePoint Analyst
13 22 (2.52%) Junior
13 22 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
14 21 (2.41%) DevOps Engineer
15 20 (2.29%) Desktop Support
16 19 (2.18%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (17.18%) .NET
2 77 (8.82%) Web Services
3 73 (8.36%) HTML
4 65 (7.45%) ASP.NET
5 60 (6.87%) JSON
6 46 (5.27%) AngularJS
6 46 (5.27%) CSS
7 45 (5.15%) XML
8 44 (5.04%) REST
9 38 (4.35%) WCF
10 36 (4.12%) .NET Framework
11 35 (4.01%) jQuery
12 26 (2.98%) SOAP
13 25 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (2.75%) Ajax
15 22 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (2.18%) HTML5
18 18 (2.06%) React
19 15 (1.72%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 75 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (5.15%) Management Information System
3 40 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
4 29 (3.32%) User Experience
5 23 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 17 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.83%) Blackberry
8 15 (1.72%) Private Cloud
9 14 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (1.37%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (1.26%) Social Media
11 11 (1.26%) Virtual Team
12 8 (0.92%) Smartphone
13 7 (0.80%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.80%) iPhone
13 7 (0.80%) PMI
13 7 (0.80%) Smartcard
14 6 (0.69%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 221 (25.32%) Windows
2 87 (9.97%) Windows 10
3 85 (9.74%) Windows Server
4 46 (5.27%) Linux
5 40 (4.58%) Windows 7
6 26 (2.98%) Apple iOS
7 20 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (1.26%) Android
9 11 (1.26%) Unix
9 11 (1.26%) Windows 8
10 9 (1.03%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.69%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.11%) Solaris
14 1 (0.11%) VMS
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (19.13%) Migration
3 115 (13.17%) Project Management
4 100 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
5 93 (10.65%) CRM
6 70 (8.02%) Problem-Solving
7 61 (6.99%) DevOps
8 60 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 55 (6.30%) ITIL
10 53 (6.07%) Workflow
11 46 (5.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 42 (4.81%) Change Management
12 42 (4.81%) MVC
13 41 (4.70%) Analytics
14 40 (4.58%) Scrum
15 39 (4.47%) Data Modelling
16 36 (4.12%) Business Analysis
17 35 (4.01%) Data Migration
18 34 (3.89%) PRINCE2
19 32 (3.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 167 (19.13%) SQL
2 124 (14.20%) C#
3 121 (13.86%) PowerShell
4 102 (11.68%) JavaScript
5 36 (4.12%) Java
6 34 (3.89%) T-SQL
7 29 (3.32%) Python
8 17 (1.95%) Perl
8 17 (1.95%) VBA
9 14 (1.60%) VB
10 12 (1.37%) TypeScript
11 8 (0.92%) Bash Shell
11 8 (0.92%) C
12 6 (0.69%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.57%) C++
14 4 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.34%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.34%) R
15 3 (0.34%) VBScript
16 2 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (9.05%) Security Cleared
2 68 (7.79%) SC Cleared
3 37 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (4.12%) Degree
5 17 (1.95%) MCSA
6 14 (1.60%) PMI Certification
7 13 (1.49%) PMP
8 9 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (0.80%) MCSE
11 6 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
12 5 (0.57%) CCNA
12 5 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.57%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.46%) HND
13 4 (0.46%) MCPD
13 4 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.34%) CBAP
14 3 (0.34%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.38%) PMO
2 36 (4.12%) QA
3 21 (2.41%) SLA
4 11 (1.26%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.80%) GDPR
6 5 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.46%) HL7
7 4 (0.46%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.34%) IFRS
9 2 (0.23%) P3O
10 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.11%) NIST
10 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 221 (25.32%) Active Directory
2 29 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (2.29%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (1.37%) Shibboleth
6 12 (1.37%) VMware NSX
7 9 (1.03%) XenApp
8 8 (0.92%) Docker
8 8 (0.92%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.34%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.34%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 3 (0.34%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.11%) Firmware
11 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 76 (8.71%) SCCM
2 33 (3.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 20 (2.29%) Single Sign-On
4 19 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (2.18%) Puppet
5 17 (1.95%) Kubernetes
6 16 (1.83%) Terraform
7 12 (1.37%) WSUS
8 10 (1.15%) Ansible
9 8 (0.92%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.34%) Jamf Pro
10 3 (0.34%) SCOM
11 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.23%) Nagios
11 2 (0.23%) Perfmon
11 2 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.23%) WMI
11 2 (0.23%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.11%) QRadar
12 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 418 (47.88%) Microsoft
2 69 (7.90%) VMware
3 34 (3.89%) Citrix
4 29 (3.32%) Nintex
5 27 (3.09%) Cisco
6 26 (2.98%) SAP
7 21 (2.41%) Oracle
8 20 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (2.06%) Tableau
10 15 (1.72%) Adobe
11 14 (1.60%) HP
12 11 (1.26%) Apple
12 11 (1.26%) Dell
12 11 (1.26%) Sony
13 10 (1.15%) Splunk
14 9 (1.03%) ServiceNow
15 8 (0.92%) Alteryx
15 8 (0.92%) Meraki
16 6 (0.69%) Atlassian
16 6 (0.69%) Veeam