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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 82 58
Rank change year-on-year -5 -24  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 581 610 759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.95% 2.70% 3.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.54% 15.90% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 440 521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +0.68% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 22
Median hourly rate £18.75 £24.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.87% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.30 £12.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £128.50 £34.70 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.75 £25.70
% change year-on-year +9.47% -7.58%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3738 3837 3785
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.97% 17.00% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2596 2666 2496
Median daily rate £473 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 95
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £101.40 £52.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 94 £400 -0.92% 23
Brentford - 6 £500 -
Uxbridge +7 5 - - 1
Docklands, London -2 4 £506 -
Croydon +7 3 £100 -42.85% 1
Hounslow 0 3 - -
Canary Wharf -9 3 £463 +16.20%
West End of London +2 2 £281 -28.34%
Feltham -3 2 - -
Ilford - 2 £350 -
Barnet - 2 £400 -
Hammersmith +1 1 £225 -
Wimbledon -3 1 £360 -10.00%
Morden - 1 £330 -
West Drayton - 1 £125 - 2
Hendon - 1 £250 -
Westminster - 1 £550 -
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 508 (42.47%) Microsoft
2 330 (27.59%) Office 365
3 295 (24.67%) Finance
4 268 (22.41%) MS Excel
5 266 (22.24%) SQL Server
6 261 (21.82%) Windows
7 223 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
8 211 (17.64%) SQL
9 200 (16.72%) Microsoft Azure
10 197 (16.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 192 (16.05%) .NET
12 189 (15.80%) Migration
13 179 (14.97%) CRM
14 172 (14.38%) JavaScript
15 170 (14.21%) C#
16 161 (13.46%) Active Directory
17 156 (13.04%) HTML
18 155 (12.96%) MS Office
19 145 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
20 143 (11.96%) Project Management
21 137 (11.45%) Dynamics CRM
22 131 (10.95%) Skype for Business
23 125 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
24 120 (10.03%) CSS
25 117 (9.78%) PowerShell
26 113 (9.45%) SharePoint 2010
27 109 (9.11%) Security Cleared
28 107 (8.95%) JIRA
29 100 (8.36%) MS PowerPoint
30 97 (8.11%) Web Services

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
1 197 (16.47%) SharePoint 2013
2 131 (10.95%) Skype for Business
3 113 (9.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 65 (5.43%) BizTalk Server
5 56 (4.68%) IIS
6 45 (3.76%) MS Exchange
7 40 (3.34%) Confluence
8 37 (3.09%) CMS
9 22 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
11 17 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
13 10 (0.84%) MS Project Server
14 7 (0.59%) Magnolia
14 7 (0.59%) SAS
15 5 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (0.42%) Mule
15 5 (0.42%) Mule ESB
15 5 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 268 (22.41%) MS Excel
2 155 (12.96%) MS Office
3 100 (8.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 77 (6.44%) MS Visio
5 71 (5.94%) MS Project
6 20 (1.67%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.75%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.084%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.084%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.084%) InDesign
11 1 (0.084%) InVision
11 1 (0.084%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 137 (11.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 53 (4.43%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
4 7 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.084%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.084%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.084%) Magento
7 1 (0.084%) Primavera
7 1 (0.084%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.084%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.084%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.084%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 330 (27.59%) Office 365
2 200 (16.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (6.02%) OneDrive
4 65 (5.43%) Yammer
5 45 (3.76%) IaaS
6 32 (2.68%) PaaS
7 25 (2.09%) SaaS
8 19 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
9 16 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.25%) Slack
11 3 (0.25%) Trello
12 2 (0.17%) Akamai
12 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.17%) AWS OpsWorks
13 1 (0.084%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.084%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.084%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.084%) Google Tag Manager
13 1 (0.084%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 86 (7.19%) Skype
2 79 (6.61%) Intranet
3 52 (4.35%) Firewall
4 46 (3.85%) DNS
5 43 (3.60%) WAN
6 38 (3.18%) DHCP
7 37 (3.09%) VPN
8 34 (2.84%) Internet
8 34 (2.84%) LAN
9 21 (1.76%) SAN
10 20 (1.67%) Extranet
11 18 (1.51%) HTTP
12 17 (1.42%) TCP/IP
13 16 (1.34%) MPLS
13 16 (1.34%) Network Security
14 14 (1.17%) VoIP
15 12 (1.00%) Unified Communications
16 8 (0.67%) LDAP
16 8 (0.67%) NAS
17 7 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (22.24%) SQL Server
2 89 (7.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 86 (7.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 32 (2.68%) Relational Database
8 31 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 26 (2.17%) Power BI
10 16 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (1.09%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.00%) Big Data
13 10 (0.84%) EDRMS
13 10 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (0.75%) QlikView
15 8 (0.67%) OLAP
15 8 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (0.59%) MySQL
16 7 (0.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 107 (8.95%) JIRA
2 73 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (4.18%) Visual Studio
4 32 (2.68%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.00%) NUnit
6 10 (0.84%) ClearCase
7 9 (0.75%) MSTest
8 8 (0.67%) Jenkins
9 7 (0.59%) Axure RP
10 6 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 6 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.42%) Zephyr
12 4 (0.33%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (0.33%) Subversion
12 4 (0.33%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.25%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.25%) Hudson
13 3 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 295 (24.67%) Finance
2 97 (8.11%) Banking
3 77 (6.44%) Retail
4 68 (5.69%) Legal
5 59 (4.93%) Advertising
6 29 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 19 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.09%) Law
9 12 (1.00%) Publishing
10 10 (0.84%) Marketing
11 7 (0.59%) Back Office
12 6 (0.50%) Local Government
13 5 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.42%) Front Office
14 4 (0.33%) French Language
14 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.17%) Games
15 2 (0.17%) Prime Brokerage
15 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 294 (24.58%) Developer
2 180 (15.05%) SharePoint Developer
3 161 (13.46%) Analyst
4 145 (12.12%) Architect
5 98 (8.19%) Consultant
6 85 (7.11%) Project Manager
7 66 (5.52%) Business Analyst
8 64 (5.35%) Administrator
8 64 (5.35%) Solutions Architect
9 37 (3.09%) Microsoft Consultant
10 35 (2.93%) Microsoft Developer
11 32 (2.68%) SharePoint Architect
12 31 (2.59%) .NET Developer
12 31 (2.59%) CRM Consultant
12 31 (2.59%) Office 365 Architect
12 31 (2.59%) SharePoint Consultant
13 30 (2.51%) SharePoint Administrator
13 30 (2.51%) SharePoint Project Manager
14 28 (2.34%) Technical Consultant
15 27 (2.26%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (16.05%) .NET
2 156 (13.04%) HTML
3 120 (10.03%) CSS
4 97 (8.11%) Web Services
5 81 (6.77%) jQuery
6 75 (6.27%) WCF
7 62 (5.18%) HTML5
8 58 (4.85%) ASP.NET
9 50 (4.18%) AngularJS
10 46 (3.85%) XML
11 33 (2.76%) COM
12 29 (2.42%) CSS3
13 28 (2.34%) REST
14 27 (2.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (1.84%) .NET Framework
16 18 (1.51%) SOAP
17 17 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (1.42%) RESTful
18 14 (1.17%) Node.js
19 13 (1.09%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 92 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (4.43%) Management Information System
3 45 (3.76%) User Experience
4 35 (2.93%) Data Centre
5 31 (2.59%) Virtual Team
6 24 (2.01%) Taxonomies
7 21 (1.76%) e-Learning
8 17 (1.42%) PKI
9 16 (1.34%) Equities
10 13 (1.09%) Wiki
11 12 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
11 12 (1.00%) Mobile App
12 11 (0.92%) Fixed Income
13 10 (0.84%) Data Structures
14 9 (0.75%) NHS
15 8 (0.67%) Computer Science
16 6 (0.50%) Blackberry
16 6 (0.50%) PMI
17 5 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 5 (0.42%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 261 (21.82%) Windows
2 81 (6.77%) Windows Server
3 43 (3.60%) Windows 7
4 39 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (2.84%) Windows 10
7 25 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (1.42%) Linux
9 12 (1.00%) Unix
9 12 (1.00%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.75%) Android
11 8 (0.67%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.42%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.17%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.084%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.084%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (15.80%) Migration
3 179 (14.97%) CRM
4 145 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 143 (11.96%) Project Management
6 125 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 89 (7.44%) ITIL
8 86 (7.19%) Scrum
9 82 (6.86%) PRINCE2
10 81 (6.77%) ERP
11 77 (6.44%) Workflow
12 76 (6.35%) Change Management
13 71 (5.94%) Business Analysis
14 64 (5.35%) Document Management
14 64 (5.35%) MVC
15 63 (5.27%) SDLC
16 62 (5.18%) TDD
17 55 (4.60%) TOGAF
18 52 (4.35%) Information Architecture
19 51 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 211 (17.64%) SQL
2 172 (14.38%) JavaScript
3 170 (14.21%) C#
4 117 (9.78%) PowerShell
5 35 (2.93%) Java
6 27 (2.26%) T-SQL
7 25 (2.09%) VBA
8 21 (1.76%) C
8 21 (1.76%) VB
9 14 (1.17%) VB.NET
10 9 (0.75%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.59%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.50%) PHP
13 5 (0.42%) Python
14 4 (0.33%) Perl
15 3 (0.25%) C++
16 2 (0.17%) JSX
16 2 (0.17%) R
16 2 (0.17%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 109 (9.11%) Security Cleared
2 66 (5.52%) SC Cleared
3 57 (4.77%) Degree
4 33 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (2.26%) PMP
6 20 (1.67%) PMI Certification
7 18 (1.51%) MCSE
8 15 (1.25%) DV Cleared
9 14 (1.17%) ISEB
10 12 (1.00%) MCITP
11 11 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
14 7 (0.59%) MCP
15 6 (0.50%) CISSP
15 6 (0.50%) IIBA
15 6 (0.50%) MCSA
16 5 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
16 5 (0.42%) MAPM
17 4 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.77%) PMO
2 18 (1.51%) QA
3 14 (1.17%) SLA
4 11 (0.92%) COBIT
4 11 (0.92%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.33%) PMBOK
6 4 (0.33%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.084%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.084%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.084%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.084%) MiFID
8 1 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.084%) SEPA
System Software
1 161 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 35 (2.93%) Hyper-V
3 31 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.75%) XenApp
5 8 (0.67%) BitLocker
5 8 (0.67%) vSphere
6 7 (0.59%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.25%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.25%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.17%) Cronacle
10 2 (0.17%) NFS
10 2 (0.17%) RACF
10 2 (0.17%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 48 (4.01%) SCCM
2 20 (1.67%) SCOM
3 18 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
4 11 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.67%) Ansible
5 8 (0.67%) Backup Exec
6 7 (0.59%) CA Single Sign-On
6 7 (0.59%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.59%) Puppet
7 6 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.33%) OpenSSO
9 3 (0.25%) DatAdvantage
9 3 (0.25%) IBM BigFix
9 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.25%) QRadar
9 3 (0.25%) SELinux
9 3 (0.25%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 3 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 508 (42.47%) Microsoft
2 85 (7.11%) SAP
3 66 (5.52%) VMware
4 55 (4.60%) Oracle
5 50 (4.18%) Salesforce.com
6 34 (2.84%) Citrix
7 26 (2.17%) HP
8 24 (2.01%) Infor
9 20 (1.67%) Cisco
10 18 (1.51%) Atlassian
11 17 (1.42%) ServiceNow
12 13 (1.09%) Nintex
13 12 (1.00%) Remedy
13 12 (1.00%) Sybase
14 11 (0.92%) Apple
14 11 (0.92%) Dell
15 10 (0.84%) Sophos
16 9 (0.75%) Adobe
16 9 (0.75%) IBM
17 8 (0.67%) CheckPoint
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