Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 2020 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
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 133 144
Rank change year-on-year +22 +11 -55
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 675 927 920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.39% 2.10% 1.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.12% 12.64% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 632 636
London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £225
90th Percentile £588 £588 £569
England median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
London median hourly rate £19.41 £29.36 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.89% +24.94% +27.03%
10th Percentile £11.50 £18.78 £16.00
90th Percentile £30.05 £34.57 £34.14
England median hourly rate £25.50 £16.89 £19.00
% change year-on-year +51.02% -11.13% -30.91%

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 4,188 7,334 7,956
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.84% 16.65% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,900 5,192 5,761
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £288 £306 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 62 87
London median hourly rate £26.74 £24.56 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.90% +19.78% +7.89%
10th Percentile £15.25 £16.03 £12.80
90th Percentile £49.59 £47.80 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.25 £19.57 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.46% +3.01% -2.88%

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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 2020. 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 +37 159 £450 +5.88% 63
West London +40 38 £363 +3.57% 27
East London +45 17 £200 -46.67% 12
South London +27 8 £375 +4.17% 4
North London +8 1 £450 +9.09% 5
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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.

1 339 (50.22%) Microsoft
2 327 (48.44%) Office 365
3 240 (35.56%) Azure
4 158 (23.41%) Active Directory
4 158 (23.41%) Migration
5 151 (22.37%) Windows
6 130 (19.26%) SQL
6 130 (19.26%) Power Platform
7 122 (18.07%) Finance
8 110 (16.30%) SQL Server
9 104 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
10 102 (15.11%) Microsoft Office
11 100 (14.81%) OneDrive
12 95 (14.07%) CRM
13 91 (13.48%) Power BI
14 90 (13.33%) .NET
15 87 (12.89%) PowerShell
16 86 (12.74%) Microsoft Excel
16 86 (12.74%) PowerApps
17 85 (12.59%) Dynamics CRM
18 83 (12.30%) Business Intelligence
19 73 (10.81%) C#
20 71 (10.52%) Dynamics 365
21 68 (10.07%) Windows 10
22 59 (8.74%) JavaScript
23 57 (8.44%) Windows Server
24 56 (8.30%) HTML
24 56 (8.30%) VMware
24 56 (8.30%) Public Sector
25 55 (8.15%) 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 44 (6.52%) Skype for Business
2 37 (5.48%) MS Exchange
3 36 (5.33%) IIS
4 35 (5.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 23 (3.41%) CMS
6 22 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 19 (2.81%) Confluence
8 11 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (1.19%) LiveLink
10 8 (1.19%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.74%) K2 blackpearl
13 4 (0.59%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.44%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
15 2 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 102 (15.11%) Microsoft Office
2 86 (12.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 46 (6.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (1.63%) InfoPath
6 10 (1.48%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.44%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.30%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.15%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 85 (12.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (3.41%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.04%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.44%) CA PPM
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.30%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.30%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (0.30%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.30%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.30%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.15%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.15%) OPENContractor
6 1 (0.15%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.15%) SnowdropKCS
6 1 (0.15%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 327 (48.44%) Office 365
2 240 (35.56%) Azure
3 130 (19.26%) Power Platform
4 100 (14.81%) OneDrive
5 86 (12.74%) PowerApps
6 71 (10.52%) Dynamics 365
7 43 (6.37%) Microsoft Flow
8 41 (6.07%) Azure Active Directory
9 36 (5.33%) Yammer
10 19 (2.81%) PaaS
11 14 (2.07%) AWS
12 12 (1.78%) Google Drive
13 11 (1.63%) G Suite
13 11 (1.63%) IaaS
14 10 (1.48%) Azure Data Factory
15 9 (1.33%) SaaS
16 8 (1.19%) GitHub
16 8 (1.19%) npm
17 7 (1.04%) Mimecast
18 5 (0.74%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 55 (8.15%) Skype
2 40 (5.93%) WAN
3 37 (5.48%) LAN
4 32 (4.74%) Intranet
5 31 (4.59%) DHCP
5 31 (4.59%) DNS
6 24 (3.56%) SAN
7 20 (2.96%) VPN
8 19 (2.81%) Internet
9 18 (2.67%) Firewall
10 17 (2.52%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (2.22%) TCP/IP
11 15 (2.22%) VoIP
12 8 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (1.19%) Kerberos
12 8 (1.19%) MPLS
12 8 (1.19%) NAS
12 8 (1.19%) SSL
13 7 (1.04%) HTTP
14 6 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 91 (13.48%) Power BI
3 33 (4.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (1.78%) SQL Server 2016
6 12 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (1.48%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.48%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (1.04%) Data Lake
9 5 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.59%) QlikView
10 4 (0.59%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.44%) MySQL
11 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (3.56%) JIRA
2 21 (3.11%) Visual Studio
3 17 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (2.52%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (1.48%) TeamCity
5 8 (1.19%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.89%) Grunt
6 6 (0.89%) gulp
6 6 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.59%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.44%) Hudson
8 3 (0.44%) Subversion
9 2 (0.30%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.30%) eggPlant
9 2 (0.30%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.30%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (0.30%) Rational Functional Tester
9 2 (0.30%) Selenium
9 2 (0.30%) SilkTest
General
1 122 (18.07%) Finance
2 56 (8.30%) Public Sector
3 29 (4.30%) Banking
4 15 (2.22%) Legal
5 13 (1.93%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.63%) Marketing
6 11 (1.63%) Publishing
7 10 (1.48%) Local Government
8 9 (1.33%) Front Office
9 8 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.19%) Retail
10 7 (1.04%) German Language
11 6 (0.89%) Back Office
11 6 (0.89%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.89%) Law
12 5 (0.74%) Advertising
12 5 (0.74%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.44%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 113 (16.74%) Developer
2 108 (16.00%) Analyst
3 97 (14.37%) Consultant
4 69 (10.22%) Architect
5 58 (8.59%) SharePoint Developer
6 44 (6.52%) SharePoint Consultant
7 38 (5.63%) Project Manager
8 37 (5.48%) Business Analyst
9 26 (3.85%) Administrator
10 25 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (3.70%) Support Engineer
11 23 (3.41%) Office 365 Consultant
12 21 (3.11%) Technical Architect
13 18 (2.67%) Support Analyst
14 17 (2.52%) Infrastructure Support
15 16 (2.37%) 2nd Line Support
16 15 (2.22%) Data Analyst
16 15 (2.22%) Office 365 Architect
16 15 (2.22%) SharePoint Analyst
16 15 (2.22%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (13.33%) .NET
2 56 (8.30%) HTML
3 41 (6.07%) CSS
4 28 (4.15%) ASP.NET
5 26 (3.85%) XML
6 22 (3.26%) AngularJS
6 22 (3.26%) JSON
7 20 (2.96%) jQuery
8 18 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (2.52%) React
10 16 (2.37%) Web Services
11 13 (1.93%) .NET Framework
11 13 (1.93%) REST
12 10 (1.48%) Node.js
12 10 (1.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (1.33%) Razor View Engine
14 8 (1.19%) .NET Core
14 8 (1.19%) HTML5
15 7 (1.04%) CSS3
15 7 (1.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.56%) User Experience
3 21 (3.11%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
5 13 (1.93%) Replication
6 12 (1.78%) Data Centre
7 11 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (1.48%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.04%) iPhone
10 7 (1.04%) PMI
11 5 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.74%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.74%) iPad
11 5 (0.74%) Social Media
11 5 (0.74%) SWIFT
11 5 (0.74%) Taxonomies
12 4 (0.59%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.59%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 151 (22.37%) Windows
2 68 (10.07%) Windows 10
3 57 (8.44%) Windows Server
4 39 (5.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (2.67%) Android
5 18 (2.67%) Windows 7
6 17 (2.52%) Apple iOS
7 14 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.78%) Linux
9 10 (1.48%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.19%) Mac OS
11 7 (1.04%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.59%) VMS
13 3 (0.44%) Unix
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.15%) Solaris
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (23.41%) Migration
2 104 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (14.07%) CRM
4 83 (12.30%) Business Intelligence
5 53 (7.85%) ITIL
6 47 (6.96%) Project Management
7 42 (6.22%) Problem-Solving
8 40 (5.93%) Analytics
8 40 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 39 (5.78%) Workflow
10 35 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 33 (4.89%) DevOps
12 32 (4.74%) Document Management
13 30 (4.44%) Change Management
14 28 (4.15%) Data Migration
15 27 (4.00%) Data Management
15 27 (4.00%) MVC
15 27 (4.00%) Scrum
16 23 (3.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 22 (3.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 130 (19.26%) SQL
2 87 (12.89%) PowerShell
3 73 (10.81%) C#
4 59 (8.74%) JavaScript
5 19 (2.81%) Java
5 19 (2.81%) Python
6 17 (2.52%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.33%) VBA
8 8 (1.19%) C++
9 7 (1.04%) Perl
9 7 (1.04%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.74%) TypeScript
10 5 (0.74%) VBScript
11 4 (0.59%) PHP
11 4 (0.59%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.59%) Ruby
12 3 (0.44%) U-SQL
13 2 (0.30%) C
13 2 (0.30%) Groovy
13 2 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (7.85%) Security Cleared
2 44 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 25 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (3.11%) Degree
5 16 (2.37%) MCSA
6 14 (2.07%) MCSE
7 10 (1.48%) CCA
7 10 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (1.19%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.74%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.59%) PMP
12 3 (0.44%) CCNA
13 2 (0.30%) APMP
13 2 (0.30%) CCIE
13 2 (0.30%) CISM
13 2 (0.30%) ISEB
13 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.00%) SLA
2 24 (3.56%) PMO
3 16 (2.37%) QA
4 15 (2.22%) GDPR
5 6 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (0.59%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.30%) P3O
9 1 (0.15%) IFRS
9 1 (0.15%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.15%) NIST
9 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
System Software
1 158 (23.41%) Active Directory
2 43 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (1.04%) XenApp
6 6 (0.89%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.59%) vSphere
8 3 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.44%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (0.30%) Firmware
9 2 (0.30%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.15%) Docker
10 1 (0.15%) KVM
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 55 (8.15%) SCCM
2 30 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (1.48%) AirWatch
4 9 (1.33%) SCOM
4 9 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (0.59%) WSUS
7 3 (0.44%) Ansible
7 3 (0.44%) Control-M
7 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.30%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.15%) Puppet
9 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 339 (50.22%) Microsoft
2 56 (8.30%) VMware
3 35 (5.19%) Oracle
4 34 (5.04%) Cisco
5 26 (3.85%) Citrix
6 21 (3.11%) Google
6 21 (3.11%) SAP
7 18 (2.67%) Adobe
8 12 (1.78%) Nintex
9 11 (1.63%) Apple
9 11 (1.63%) HP
9 11 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.48%) Meraki
10 10 (1.48%) ServiceNow
11 7 (1.04%) Avaya
11 7 (1.04%) McAfee
11 7 (1.04%) OpenText
11 7 (1.04%) Remedy
11 7 (1.04%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.04%) Tableau