Period
to

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 May 2022 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 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 140 117 124
Rank change year-on-year -23 +7 +27
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 758 557 446
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.97% 2.34% 2.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.47% 16.61% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 375 315
10th Percentile £250 £233 £225
25th Percentile £406 £363 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £600 £538 £538
90th Percentile £688 £625 £642
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 4
10th Percentile £24.35 £13.02 £16.05
25th Percentile £26.34 £13.65 £17.63
Median hourly rate £29.12 £17.50 £24.53
Median % change year-on-year +66.40% -28.64% -26.77%
75th Percentile £40.00 £22.81 £30.05
90th Percentile £55.07 £24.38 -
England median hourly rate £26.34 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +42.38% -9.76% +32.26%

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 4,901 3,354 3,091
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.72% 14.11% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,452 2,397 2,133
10th Percentile £369 £325 £313
25th Percentile £463 £418 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £513 £500
Median % change year-on-year +11.12% +2.50% -4.76%
75th Percentile £675 £613 £600
90th Percentile £775 £688 £700
England median daily rate £525 £483 £475
% change year-on-year +8.81% +1.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 26 27
10th Percentile £21.31 £17.00 £15.00
25th Percentile £26.34 £21.25 £19.56
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.25 £26.48
Median % change year-on-year -6.83% +52.00% -2.83%
75th Percentile £61.88 £57.50 £44.69
90th Percentile £74.00 £68.95 £61.20
England median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% +22.50% +17.23%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in London

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in London.

Daily rate trend for SharePoint in London

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in London over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint in London

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in London.

Hourly rate trend for SharePoint in London

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SharePoint in London over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -29 107 £495 +4.21% 35
South London -5 12 £420 -30.00% 3
West London -9 11 £207 -35.22% 15
East London -5 1 £575 +198.70% 19
North London - 1 £450 - 1
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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.

1 353 (46.57%) Microsoft
2 323 (42.61%) Microsoft 365
3 249 (32.85%) Azure
4 231 (30.47%) Finance
5 203 (26.78%) Agile
6 185 (24.41%) Social Skills
7 184 (24.27%) Power Platform
8 154 (20.32%) Migration
9 146 (19.26%) Business Intelligence
10 124 (16.36%) Microsoft Office
11 122 (16.09%) SQL
11 122 (16.09%) Microsoft Excel
12 120 (15.83%) Windows
13 117 (15.44%) Active Directory
13 117 (15.44%) PowerApps
14 116 (15.30%) Banking
15 111 (14.64%) Confluence
15 111 (14.64%) Power BI
16 109 (14.38%) OneDrive
17 108 (14.25%) JIRA
18 97 (12.80%) Project Management
19 95 (12.53%) .NET
19 95 (12.53%) SQL Server
20 92 (12.14%) PowerShell
21 90 (11.87%) Problem-Solving
22 88 (11.61%) C#
23 77 (10.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
24 76 (10.03%) Scrum
25 75 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
26 74 (9.76%) DevOps

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
1 111 (14.64%) Confluence
2 19 (2.51%) MS Exchange
3 18 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.06%) CMS
6 6 (0.79%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.53%) Documentum
8 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.53%) IIS
8 4 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.26%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.26%) Drupal
10 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.26%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.26%) JBoss
10 2 (0.26%) OnBase
10 2 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 124 (16.36%) Microsoft Office
2 122 (16.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 77 (10.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 44 (5.80%) MS Visio
5 30 (3.96%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.79%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.40%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.13%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 37 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.92%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.92%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.40%) CA PPM
5 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.26%) Misys Midas
6 2 (0.26%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.26%) TrackWise
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.13%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.13%) Summit
7 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 323 (42.61%) Microsoft 365
2 249 (32.85%) Azure
3 184 (24.27%) Power Platform
4 117 (15.44%) PowerApps
5 109 (14.38%) OneDrive
6 74 (9.76%) Power Automate
7 62 (8.18%) Dynamics 365
8 59 (7.78%) Azure Active Directory
9 35 (4.62%) AWS
10 33 (4.35%) SaaS
11 24 (3.17%) IaaS
12 23 (3.03%) PaaS
13 19 (2.51%) Yammer
14 18 (2.37%) Azure Logic Apps
15 14 (1.85%) GitHub
16 13 (1.72%) ShareGate
17 12 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
18 10 (1.32%) Nutanix
19 9 (1.19%) GCP
20 6 (0.79%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.83%) Intranet
2 28 (3.69%) DNS
3 20 (2.64%) DHCP
4 16 (2.11%) Firewall
5 15 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (1.85%) Unified Communications
6 14 (1.85%) VPN
7 13 (1.72%) WAN
8 12 (1.58%) WebEx
9 11 (1.45%) Internet
9 11 (1.45%) Kerberos
9 11 (1.45%) LAN
9 11 (1.45%) Skype
10 10 (1.32%) SAN
10 10 (1.32%) TCP/IP
11 8 (1.06%) VoIP
12 5 (0.66%) IP Telephony
12 5 (0.66%) PABX
13 4 (0.53%) Telepresence
13 4 (0.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (14.64%) Power BI
2 95 (12.53%) SQL Server
3 13 (1.72%) Tableau
4 11 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (1.45%) MySQL
4 11 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.32%) Electronic Patient Records
5 10 (1.32%) Metadata
5 10 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
7 8 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.92%) Data Lake
9 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.66%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.53%) MS Access
11 4 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 108 (14.25%) JIRA
2 35 (4.62%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.85%) GitLab
4 10 (1.32%) Subversion
4 10 (1.32%) TeamCity
5 8 (1.06%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.66%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.66%) Selenium
6 5 (0.66%) Serena SBM
7 3 (0.40%) Postman
7 3 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.40%) VersionOne
7 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.26%) Balsamiq
8 2 (0.26%) Crucible
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.26%) SilkTest
8 2 (0.26%) SoapUI
General
1 231 (30.47%) Finance
2 185 (24.41%) Social Skills
3 116 (15.30%) Banking
4 75 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (7.52%) Public Sector
6 56 (7.39%) Presentation Skills
7 49 (6.46%) Marketing
8 27 (3.56%) Investment Banking
9 23 (3.03%) Organisational Skills
10 20 (2.64%) Telecoms
11 19 (2.51%) Manufacturing
12 17 (2.24%) Electronics
13 14 (1.85%) Financial Institution
13 14 (1.85%) Legal
14 12 (1.58%) Documentation Skills
15 11 (1.45%) Influencing Skills
16 8 (1.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 7 (0.92%) Law
17 7 (0.92%) Retail
18 6 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 135 (17.81%) Analyst
2 129 (17.02%) Developer
3 67 (8.84%) Project Manager
4 66 (8.71%) Architect
5 53 (6.99%) Business Analyst
6 52 (6.86%) SharePoint Developer
7 40 (5.28%) Consultant
8 38 (5.01%) Support Engineer
9 29 (3.83%) Administrator
10 25 (3.30%) Support Analyst
11 23 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (3.03%) Microsoft 365 Manager
12 22 (2.90%) .NET Developer
13 21 (2.77%) IT Manager
13 21 (2.77%) Microsoft 365 Architect
14 20 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
15 19 (2.51%) IT Project Manager
15 19 (2.51%) Technical Manager
16 18 (2.37%) Microsoft 365 Developer
16 18 (2.37%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (12.53%) .NET
2 69 (9.10%) HTML
3 52 (6.86%) CSS
4 42 (5.54%) ASP.NET
5 35 (4.62%) React
6 29 (3.83%) HTML5
7 24 (3.17%) jQuery
8 20 (2.64%) .NET Core
9 18 (2.37%) Web Services
10 16 (2.11%) REST
11 13 (1.72%) J2EE
12 12 (1.58%) Ajax
13 11 (1.45%) LDAP
14 10 (1.32%) .NET Framework
14 10 (1.32%) XML
15 9 (1.19%) JSON
15 9 (1.19%) XMPP
16 8 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (0.92%) Node.js
18 6 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 34 (4.49%) User Experience
2 29 (3.83%) Management Information System
3 27 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (2.64%) Video Conferencing
5 17 (2.24%) NHS
6 15 (1.98%) Data Centre
7 12 (1.58%) Virtual Team
8 11 (1.45%) Clustering
8 11 (1.45%) Renewable Energy
8 11 (1.45%) Replication
9 10 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.32%) PKI
10 9 (1.19%) e-Health
10 9 (1.19%) LIMS
10 9 (1.19%) PACS
11 8 (1.06%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.06%) Taxonomies
12 6 (0.79%) Social Media
13 5 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 120 (15.83%) Windows
2 41 (5.41%) Windows 10
3 40 (5.28%) Windows Server
4 24 (3.17%) Linux
5 13 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.58%) Android
7 11 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.06%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2016
11 6 (0.79%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.79%) Unix
12 5 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.66%) Solaris
13 3 (0.40%) HPUX
13 3 (0.40%) VMS
14 2 (0.26%) CentOS
14 2 (0.26%) SUSE
14 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (26.78%) Agile
2 154 (20.32%) Migration
3 146 (19.26%) Business Intelligence
4 97 (12.80%) Project Management
5 90 (11.87%) Problem-Solving
6 76 (10.03%) Scrum
7 74 (9.76%) DevOps
8 61 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 55 (7.26%) ITIL
10 51 (6.73%) Change Management
11 50 (6.60%) CRM
12 46 (6.07%) Project Delivery
13 43 (5.67%) Cybersecurity
13 43 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
14 40 (5.28%) Analytics
15 39 (5.15%) Data Migration
16 38 (5.01%) Waterfall
17 35 (4.62%) Service Management
17 35 (4.62%) Workflow
18 33 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (16.09%) SQL
2 92 (12.14%) PowerShell
3 88 (11.61%) C#
4 54 (7.12%) JavaScript
5 32 (4.22%) Java
6 31 (4.09%) VBA
7 30 (3.96%) T-SQL
8 27 (3.56%) Python
9 22 (2.90%) VB
10 21 (2.77%) PL/SQL
11 16 (2.11%) Shell Script
11 16 (2.11%) TypeScript
12 9 (1.19%) C
12 9 (1.19%) Ruby
13 6 (0.79%) Bash
14 5 (0.66%) Perl
15 3 (0.40%) ES6
15 3 (0.40%) Groovy
15 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (6.20%) Degree
2 38 (5.01%) Security Cleared
3 33 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.79%) IIBA
5 6 (0.79%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.79%) PMP
6 4 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.40%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.40%) ISEB
7 3 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.40%) RHCE
7 3 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.26%) CISA
8 2 (0.26%) CISSP
8 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.99%) PMO
2 27 (3.56%) QA
3 19 (2.51%) GDPR
4 16 (2.11%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.58%) Accessibility
6 10 (1.32%) SLA
7 9 (1.19%) HL7
8 8 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.92%) NCSC
10 5 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (0.53%) WCAG
12 2 (0.26%) GxP
13 1 (0.13%) COBIT
13 1 (0.13%) FATCA
13 1 (0.13%) GRC
13 1 (0.13%) ISO 20022
13 1 (0.13%) NIST
13 1 (0.13%) Section 508
System Software
1 117 (15.44%) Active Directory
2 30 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (1.19%) vSphere
4 9 (1.19%) XenDesktop
5 8 (1.06%) NFS
5 8 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
5 8 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.06%) XenApp
6 7 (0.92%) BitLocker
7 4 (0.53%) Docker
8 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.26%) Veritas File System
9 2 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 58 (7.65%) Microsoft Intune
2 42 (5.54%) SCCM
3 28 (3.69%) Terraform
4 17 (2.24%) Control-M
5 11 (1.45%) Ansible
6 10 (1.32%) Kubernetes
7 9 (1.19%) QRadar
7 9 (1.19%) Tivoli
8 8 (1.06%) EMC NetWorker
8 8 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 7 (0.92%) AirWatch
10 6 (0.79%) Netcool
11 5 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (0.53%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.53%) SCOM
13 3 (0.40%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 3 (0.40%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
13 3 (0.40%) Puppet
14 2 (0.26%) Icinga
Vendors
1 353 (46.57%) Microsoft
2 58 (7.65%) Oracle
3 47 (6.20%) SAP
4 46 (6.07%) VMware
5 44 (5.80%) Citrix
6 31 (4.09%) Cisco
6 31 (4.09%) ServiceNow
7 20 (2.64%) BMC
8 19 (2.51%) IBM
9 18 (2.37%) Atlassian
10 17 (2.24%) EMC
11 13 (1.72%) Remedy
11 13 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.45%) CyberArk
12 11 (1.45%) HP
12 11 (1.45%) Varonis
13 10 (1.32%) Qualys
14 9 (1.19%) Apple
14 9 (1.19%) NetApp
14 9 (1.19%) Sitecore