Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 126 84
Rank change year-on-year -5 -42 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1,013 1,005 1,373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.18% 2.15% 3.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 12.55% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 657 665 999
London median daily rate £426 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £213 £236 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £563
England median daily rate £415 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +9.21% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 12
London median hourly rate £24.08 £21.71 £16.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.94% +34.40% -25.54%
10th Percentile £19.00 £16.07 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £34.96 £40.51
England median hourly rate £23.58 £20.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year +17.88% -27.93% +23.33%

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 8,104 8,011 8,804
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.48% 17.16% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,724 5,717 6,089
London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £638 £620
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 107 107
London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.91 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.39% +16.17% -10.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.30 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.50 £47.83 £56.87
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.71 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.53% +2.56%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 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
Central London -10 197 £425 - 62
West London -13 45 £425 +16.04% 36
East London -23 39 £431 -3.63% 14
South London -13 21 £325 -14.47% 5
North London - 14 £313 - 1
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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.

1 411 (40.57%) Microsoft
2 401 (39.59%) Office 365
3 262 (25.86%) Finance
4 256 (25.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 251 (24.78%) Windows
6 196 (19.35%) Active Directory
6 196 (19.35%) Migration
7 194 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
8 164 (16.19%) Microsoft Office
9 159 (15.70%) Microsoft Excel
10 151 (14.91%) PowerShell
11 137 (13.52%) Problem-Solving
12 135 (13.33%) SQL
13 134 (13.23%) Project Management
14 133 (13.13%) .NET
15 124 (12.24%) ITIL
16 122 (12.04%) SQL Server
17 118 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
18 113 (11.15%) JavaScript
19 109 (10.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 107 (10.56%) Skype
21 105 (10.37%) OneDrive
22 103 (10.17%) Windows 10
23 102 (10.07%) C#
24 101 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
25 98 (9.67%) Windows Server
26 89 (8.79%) CSS
27 86 (8.49%) HTML
28 81 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
29 80 (7.90%) Degree

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 81 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 77 (7.60%) Skype for Business
3 64 (6.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 52 (5.13%) MS Exchange
5 40 (3.95%) IIS
6 35 (3.46%) CMS
7 26 (2.57%) Confluence
8 22 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 19 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
10 16 (1.58%) Apache Spark
11 15 (1.48%) SAS
12 14 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (1.18%) IBM Notes
14 11 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (0.99%) K2 blackpearl
16 5 (0.49%) Tomcat
17 4 (0.39%) Alfresco
17 4 (0.39%) Apache
17 4 (0.39%) FileNet
Applications
1 164 (16.19%) Microsoft Office
2 159 (15.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 109 (10.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 71 (7.01%) MS Visio
5 56 (5.53%) Microsoft Project
6 45 (4.44%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.49%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.30%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.30%) InVision
10 2 (0.20%) SPSS
11 1 (0.099%) InCopy
11 1 (0.099%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 40 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.79%) SAP GRC
3 6 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.39%) CA PPM
4 4 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.30%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.20%) Lorenzo
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.20%) ReMetrica
6 2 (0.20%) Towers Watson Igloo
7 1 (0.099%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.099%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.099%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.099%) Oracle CRM On Demand
7 1 (0.099%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.099%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.099%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.099%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.099%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 401 (39.59%) Office 365
2 256 (25.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 105 (10.37%) OneDrive
4 55 (5.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 39 (3.85%) Yammer
6 33 (3.26%) IaaS
7 26 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
7 26 (2.57%) PaaS
8 23 (2.27%) SaaS
9 19 (1.88%) Azure Functions
9 19 (1.88%) Serverless
10 18 (1.78%) Dynamics 365
11 13 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
12 12 (1.18%) G Suite
13 10 (0.99%) Mimecast
14 7 (0.69%) Dropbox
15 5 (0.49%) Azure Data Factory
16 4 (0.39%) GitHub
16 4 (0.39%) Google Drive
17 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 107 (10.56%) Skype
2 64 (6.32%) Intranet
3 49 (4.84%) Firewall
4 47 (4.64%) DNS
5 33 (3.26%) DHCP
6 25 (2.47%) DMZ
6 25 (2.47%) WAN
7 20 (1.97%) TCP/IP
7 20 (1.97%) VPN
8 19 (1.88%) Internet
9 17 (1.68%) LAN
10 16 (1.58%) Kerberos
10 16 (1.58%) WebEx
11 14 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (1.28%) SSL
13 11 (1.09%) Wireless
14 10 (0.99%) ADSL
15 8 (0.79%) VoIP
16 6 (0.59%) IPsec
16 6 (0.59%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.44%) Power BI
3 33 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (2.07%) Relational Database
7 19 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (1.68%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.28%) Electronic Patient Records
10 11 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.99%) MS Access
12 9 (0.89%) QlikView
12 9 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (0.79%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (0.79%) PowerPivot
14 7 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.59%) MySQL
15 6 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 50 (4.94%) JIRA
2 18 (1.78%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.58%) Jasmine
4 13 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (0.89%) Git (software)
7 8 (0.79%) webpack
8 7 (0.69%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.49%) Grunt
9 5 (0.49%) gulp
9 5 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (0.49%) Selenium
10 4 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.39%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.39%) SoapUI
10 4 (0.39%) Zephyr
11 3 (0.30%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.30%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.30%) Yeoman
12 2 (0.20%) NUnit
General
1 262 (25.86%) Finance
2 66 (6.52%) Banking
3 36 (3.55%) Legal
4 31 (3.06%) Advertising
5 26 (2.57%) Investment Banking
6 25 (2.47%) Marketing
6 25 (2.47%) Retail
7 23 (2.27%) Law
8 15 (1.48%) Publishing
9 12 (1.18%) Spanish Language
10 11 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.99%) Back Office
11 10 (0.99%) Billing
12 9 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.69%) Telecoms
14 5 (0.49%) Front Office
15 4 (0.39%) French Language
15 4 (0.39%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.30%) Games
17 2 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 190 (18.76%) Developer
2 176 (17.37%) Analyst
3 94 (9.28%) Architect
4 89 (8.79%) SharePoint Developer
5 83 (8.19%) Consultant
6 71 (7.01%) Project Manager
7 51 (5.03%) Support Analyst
8 48 (4.74%) Administrator
9 46 (4.54%) Business Analyst
10 45 (4.44%) SharePoint Consultant
11 34 (3.36%) C# Developer
12 33 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 33 (3.26%) IT Support
13 32 (3.16%) SharePoint Engineer
14 31 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
14 31 (3.06%) Trainer
15 28 (2.76%) Office 365 Architect
16 27 (2.67%) Office 365 Consultant
17 26 (2.57%) Office 365 Engineer
18 25 (2.47%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (13.13%) .NET
2 89 (8.79%) CSS
3 86 (8.49%) HTML
4 49 (4.84%) ASP.NET
4 49 (4.84%) jQuery
5 45 (4.44%) Web Services
6 41 (4.05%) React
7 40 (3.95%) AngularJS
8 28 (2.76%) HTML5
9 26 (2.57%) SAML
9 26 (2.57%) XML
10 24 (2.37%) .NET Framework
11 22 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (2.07%) Middleware
12 21 (2.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (1.88%) REST
14 16 (1.58%) Entity Framework
14 16 (1.58%) Sass
15 14 (1.38%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 118 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (5.43%) User Experience
3 49 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 36 (3.55%) Computer Science
5 30 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (1.97%) Blackberry
7 19 (1.88%) Algorithms
7 19 (1.88%) Data Centre
8 17 (1.68%) iPhone
8 17 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
9 16 (1.58%) iPad
10 15 (1.48%) Taxonomies
11 13 (1.28%) e-Health
11 13 (1.28%) LIMS
11 13 (1.28%) PACS
12 12 (1.18%) e-Learning
13 11 (1.09%) Fintech
13 11 (1.09%) PMI
14 10 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
15 9 (0.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 251 (24.78%) Windows
2 103 (10.17%) Windows 10
3 98 (9.67%) Windows Server
4 63 (6.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 59 (5.82%) Windows 7
6 38 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (2.37%) Apple iOS
7 24 (2.37%) Linux
8 20 (1.97%) Android
9 15 (1.48%) Unix
10 14 (1.38%) Mac OS X
10 14 (1.38%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.20%) AIX
12 2 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.099%) VMS
13 1 (0.099%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.099%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (19.35%) Migration
2 194 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (13.52%) Problem-Solving
4 134 (13.23%) Project Management
5 124 (12.24%) ITIL
6 101 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
7 67 (6.61%) Analytics
8 65 (6.42%) CRM
9 60 (5.92%) MVC
10 55 (5.43%) Change Management
11 54 (5.33%) PRINCE2
12 49 (4.84%) Scrum
12 49 (4.84%) SDLC
13 43 (4.24%) Workflow
14 41 (4.05%) Business Analysis
14 41 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 40 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 37 (3.65%) Content Management
17 35 (3.46%) Information Security
18 30 (2.96%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 151 (14.91%) PowerShell
2 135 (13.33%) SQL
3 113 (11.15%) JavaScript
4 102 (10.07%) C#
5 27 (2.67%) Java
6 24 (2.37%) Python
7 23 (2.27%) T-SQL
8 21 (2.07%) C
8 21 (2.07%) R
9 20 (1.97%) TypeScript
10 15 (1.48%) MATLAB
11 14 (1.38%) Scala
12 10 (0.99%) ES6
12 10 (0.99%) VBA
13 8 (0.79%) PHP
14 6 (0.59%) VB
15 5 (0.49%) C++
16 4 (0.39%) Perl
17 2 (0.20%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 80 (7.90%) Degree
2 77 (7.60%) Security Cleared
3 64 (6.32%) SC Cleared
4 51 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (2.07%) Master's Degree
6 20 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (1.97%) MCSA
7 17 (1.68%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.28%) MCSE
8 13 (1.28%) PhD
9 12 (1.18%) PMP
10 11 (1.09%) MCP
11 10 (0.99%) CCNA
11 10 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (0.99%) DBS Check
12 9 (0.89%) CISA
13 7 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
14 6 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
15 5 (0.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (7.11%) PMO
2 33 (3.26%) SLA
3 29 (2.86%) QA
4 27 (2.67%) GDPR
5 25 (2.47%) Data Quality
6 13 (1.28%) HL7
7 10 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.20%) COBIT
9 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.099%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.099%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.099%) GxP
10 1 (0.099%) IFRS
10 1 (0.099%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.099%) WAI
System Software
1 196 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 30 (2.96%) Hyper-V
3 22 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.17%) XenApp
4 18 (1.78%) XenDesktop
5 13 (1.28%) vSphere
6 12 (1.18%) BitLocker
7 9 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.49%) Docker
10 4 (0.39%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.099%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.099%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.099%) NFS
12 1 (0.099%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.099%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.099%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 49 (4.84%) SCCM
2 26 (2.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (1.48%) SCOM
4 13 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
5 10 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
6 9 (0.89%) AirWatch
7 8 (0.79%) CA Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (0.49%) WSUS
9 4 (0.39%) Control-M
9 4 (0.39%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.39%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.30%) Ansible
10 3 (0.30%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.30%) CASB
10 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.30%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.30%) Simpana
Vendors
1 411 (40.57%) Microsoft
2 65 (6.42%) VMware
3 57 (5.63%) Cisco
4 45 (4.44%) Oracle
5 40 (3.95%) Citrix
6 36 (3.55%) Nintex
7 35 (3.46%) SAP
8 33 (3.26%) Google
9 25 (2.47%) Apple
10 22 (2.17%) CA
11 20 (1.97%) HP
11 20 (1.97%) ServiceNow
12 16 (1.58%) Adobe
13 14 (1.38%) Remedy
14 12 (1.18%) Lotus
14 12 (1.18%) McAfee
15 11 (1.09%) Tableau
16 10 (0.99%) Avaya
16 10 (0.99%) Symantec
17 9 (0.89%) NetApp