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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
England / London
Rank 83 82 55
Rank change year-on-year -1 -27  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 582 607 745
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.02% 2.74% 3.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.86% 16.22% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 431 512
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 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +1.37% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 20
Median hourly rate £18.75 £24.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.87% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.50 £14.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £128.50 £37.50 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +6.11% +0.83%  

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 3669 3742 3750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.06% 16.90% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2550 2573 2473
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 53 96
Median hourly rate £22.34 £24.00 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.93% +17.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.11 £11.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £101.50 £50.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

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 26 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 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 26 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 +9 99 £400 - 17
Brentford - 6 £500 - 1
Uxbridge +8 5 - - 1
Hounslow +1 4 - -
Docklands, London -1 4 £506 -
Croydon +6 3 £100 -42.85%
Canary Wharf -11 3 £463 +16.79%
Westminster +8 2 £425 +57.40%
West End of London +3 2 £281 -28.34%
Feltham -5 2 - -
Ilford - 2 £350 -
Barnet - 2 £400 -
Hammersmith 0 1 £225 -
Morden - 1 £330 -
West Drayton - 1 £125 - 2
Hendon - 1 £250 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 512 (42.56%) Microsoft
2 340 (28.26%) Office 365
3 295 (24.52%) Finance
4 269 (22.36%) MS Excel
5 265 (22.03%) SQL Server
6 259 (21.53%) Windows
7 221 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
8 208 (17.29%) SQL
9 198 (16.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 198 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
10 193 (16.04%) Migration
11 188 (15.63%) .NET
12 176 (14.63%) CRM
13 173 (14.38%) JavaScript
14 167 (13.88%) C#
15 160 (13.30%) Active Directory
16 154 (12.80%) HTML
17 151 (12.55%) MS Office
18 148 (12.30%) Project Management
19 145 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
20 135 (11.22%) Dynamics CRM
21 133 (11.06%) Skype for Business
22 128 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
23 118 (9.81%) CSS
24 115 (9.56%) PowerShell
25 112 (9.31%) SharePoint 2010
26 109 (9.06%) Security Cleared
27 105 (8.73%) MS PowerPoint
28 102 (8.48%) JIRA
29 99 (8.23%) Banking

SharePoint
Top Related 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
1 198 (16.46%) SharePoint 2013
2 133 (11.06%) Skype for Business
3 112 (9.31%) SharePoint 2010
4 65 (5.40%) BizTalk Server
5 54 (4.49%) IIS
6 46 (3.82%) MS Exchange
7 40 (3.33%) Confluence
8 36 (2.99%) CMS
9 22 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
11 17 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (0.91%) Office Communications Server
14 10 (0.83%) MS Project Server
15 7 (0.58%) Magnolia
16 6 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (0.50%) SAS
17 5 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 5 (0.42%) Documentum
17 5 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 269 (22.36%) MS Excel
2 151 (12.55%) MS Office
3 105 (8.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 80 (6.65%) MS Visio
5 71 (5.90%) MS Project
6 20 (1.66%) 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 (0.083%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.083%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.083%) InDesign
11 1 (0.083%) InVision
11 1 (0.083%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 135 (11.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 53 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
4 7 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 6 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.083%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.083%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.083%) Magento
7 1 (0.083%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.083%) Primavera
7 1 (0.083%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.083%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.083%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.083%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 340 (28.26%) Office 365
2 198 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (6.32%) OneDrive
4 68 (5.65%) Yammer
5 45 (3.74%) IaaS
6 32 (2.66%) PaaS
7 24 (2.00%) SaaS
8 20 (1.66%) Azure Active Directory
9 16 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (0.67%) 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 (0.083%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.083%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.083%) GitHub
13 1 (0.083%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.083%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 88 (7.32%) Skype
2 77 (6.40%) Intranet
3 53 (4.41%) Firewall
4 45 (3.74%) DNS
5 43 (3.57%) WAN
6 37 (3.08%) DHCP
7 35 (2.91%) VPN
8 34 (2.83%) LAN
9 33 (2.74%) Internet
10 21 (1.75%) SAN
11 20 (1.66%) Extranet
12 18 (1.50%) HTTP
13 17 (1.41%) Network Security
13 17 (1.41%) TCP/IP
14 16 (1.33%) MPLS
15 14 (1.16%) VoIP
16 11 (0.91%) Unified Communications
17 8 (0.67%) LDAP
17 8 (0.67%) NAS
18 7 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 91 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 85 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 39 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 32 (2.66%) Relational Database
7 30 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (2.16%) Power BI
9 16 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (1.00%) Big Data
10 12 (1.00%) Hadoop
11 10 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (0.75%) EDRMS
13 8 (0.67%) OLAP
13 8 (0.67%) QlikView
13 8 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (0.58%) MySQL
14 7 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 102 (8.48%) JIRA
2 71 (5.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (3.82%) Visual Studio
4 32 (2.66%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.00%) NUnit
6 10 (0.83%) ClearCase
7 9 (0.75%) MSTest
8 7 (0.58%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.42%) Axure RP
10 5 (0.42%) Zephyr
11 4 (0.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 4 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (0.33%) Subversion
11 4 (0.33%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.25%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.25%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (0.25%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 295 (24.52%) Finance
2 99 (8.23%) Banking
3 75 (6.23%) Retail
4 67 (5.57%) Legal
5 59 (4.90%) Advertising
6 31 (2.58%) Investment Banking
7 20 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.08%) Law
9 12 (1.00%) Publishing
10 10 (0.83%) Marketing
11 7 (0.58%) Back Office
12 6 (0.50%) Local Government
13 5 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.42%) French Language
13 5 (0.42%) Front Office
14 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.17%) Games
15 2 (0.17%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 299 (24.85%) Developer
2 185 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
3 162 (13.47%) Analyst
4 142 (11.80%) Architect
5 101 (8.40%) Consultant
6 91 (7.56%) Project Manager
7 71 (5.90%) Business Analyst
8 63 (5.24%) Solutions Architect
9 62 (5.15%) Administrator
10 37 (3.08%) Microsoft Consultant
11 35 (2.91%) Microsoft Developer
12 33 (2.74%) SharePoint Consultant
13 31 (2.58%) CRM Consultant
13 31 (2.58%) Office 365 Architect
14 30 (2.49%) SharePoint Architect
14 30 (2.49%) SharePoint Project Manager
15 29 (2.41%) .NET Developer
16 28 (2.33%) Technical Consultant
17 27 (2.24%) Dynamics AX Developer
17 27 (2.24%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (15.63%) .NET
2 154 (12.80%) HTML
3 118 (9.81%) CSS
4 94 (7.81%) Web Services
5 81 (6.73%) jQuery
6 71 (5.90%) WCF
7 59 (4.90%) ASP.NET
8 57 (4.74%) HTML5
9 49 (4.07%) AngularJS
10 45 (3.74%) XML
11 33 (2.74%) COM
12 29 (2.41%) CSS3
13 27 (2.24%) REST
13 27 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 22 (1.83%) .NET Framework
15 18 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (1.50%) SOAP
16 17 (1.41%) RESTful
17 15 (1.25%) KnockoutJS
18 14 (1.16%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 96 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 43 (3.57%) User Experience
4 34 (2.83%) Data Centre
5 31 (2.58%) Virtual Team
6 24 (2.00%) Taxonomies
7 22 (1.83%) e-Learning
8 18 (1.50%) Equities
9 17 (1.41%) PKI
10 13 (1.08%) Fixed Income
11 12 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
11 12 (1.00%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.00%) Wiki
12 9 (0.75%) Data Structures
12 9 (0.75%) NHS
13 8 (0.67%) Computer Science
14 6 (0.50%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.50%) Learning Management System
14 6 (0.50%) PMI
15 5 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 259 (21.53%) Windows
2 82 (6.82%) Windows Server
3 41 (3.41%) Windows 7
3 41 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (2.83%) Windows 10
6 25 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (1.50%) Linux
8 12 (1.00%) Unix
9 11 (0.91%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.75%) Android
11 8 (0.67%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.25%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.17%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.083%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.083%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.083%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (16.04%) Migration
3 176 (14.63%) CRM
4 148 (12.30%) Project Management
5 145 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
6 128 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 90 (7.48%) ITIL
8 84 (6.98%) PRINCE2
9 83 (6.90%) ERP
10 82 (6.82%) Scrum
11 76 (6.32%) Workflow
12 74 (6.15%) Change Management
13 73 (6.07%) Business Analysis
14 65 (5.40%) SDLC
15 63 (5.24%) Document Management
16 61 (5.07%) MVC
17 58 (4.82%) TDD
18 55 (4.57%) TOGAF
19 50 (4.16%) Information Architecture
19 50 (4.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 208 (17.29%) SQL
2 173 (14.38%) JavaScript
3 167 (13.88%) C#
4 115 (9.56%) PowerShell
5 37 (3.08%) Java
6 29 (2.41%) T-SQL
7 24 (2.00%) VBA
8 21 (1.75%) C
8 21 (1.75%) VB
9 14 (1.16%) VB.NET
10 9 (0.75%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.58%) 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%) R
16 2 (0.17%) VB6
16 2 (0.17%) VBScript
16 2 (0.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 109 (9.06%) Security Cleared
2 67 (5.57%) SC Cleared
3 56 (4.66%) Degree
4 33 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (2.33%) PMP
6 20 (1.66%) PMI Certification
7 18 (1.50%) MCSE
8 14 (1.16%) ISEB
9 13 (1.08%) DV Cleared
10 12 (1.00%) MCITP
11 11 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
14 6 (0.50%) CISSP
14 6 (0.50%) IIBA
14 6 (0.50%) MCP
14 6 (0.50%) MCSA
15 5 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
15 5 (0.42%) MAPM
16 4 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.74%) PMO
2 20 (1.66%) QA
3 13 (1.08%) COBIT
4 12 (1.00%) SLA
5 10 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.33%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.33%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.083%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.083%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.083%) MiFID
9 1 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.083%) SEPA
System Software
1 160 (13.30%) Active Directory
2 34 (2.83%) Hyper-V
3 31 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.67%) BitLocker
4 8 (0.67%) vSphere
4 8 (0.67%) XenApp
5 6 (0.50%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.25%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.25%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.17%) Cronacle
8 2 (0.17%) RACF
8 2 (0.17%) UAG
8 2 (0.17%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (3.91%) SCCM
2 20 (1.66%) SCOM
3 17 (1.41%) Microsoft Intune
4 11 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.67%) Ansible
5 8 (0.67%) Backup Exec
6 7 (0.58%) CA Single Sign-On
6 7 (0.58%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.58%) Puppet
7 6 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.33%) OpenSSO
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
10 2 (0.17%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 512 (42.56%) Microsoft
2 87 (7.23%) SAP
3 64 (5.32%) VMware
4 55 (4.57%) Oracle
5 50 (4.16%) Salesforce.com
6 33 (2.74%) Citrix
7 25 (2.08%) HP
8 24 (2.00%) Infor
9 19 (1.58%) Cisco
10 18 (1.50%) Atlassian
10 18 (1.50%) ServiceNow
11 13 (1.08%) Remedy
12 12 (1.00%) Nintex
12 12 (1.00%) Sybase
13 10 (0.83%) Dell
13 10 (0.83%) Sophos
14 9 (0.75%) Adobe
14 9 (0.75%) IBM
15 8 (0.67%) Apple
15 8 (0.67%) CheckPoint
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