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 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 84 60
Rank change year-on-year -31 -24  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 470 586 788
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.26% 2.74% 3.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.28% 14.73% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 420 511
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 28
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +9.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £34.07 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +21.95% -4.65%  

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 3538 3979 4359
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.04% 18.61% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2484 2873 2915
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 100
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -11.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £34.54 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

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 June 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 26 June 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 June 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 -20 74 £413 +3.12% 21
Canary Wharf +3 10 £588 +32.39%
Uxbridge +2 7 £425 -
West Drayton - 4 £125 - 1
Teddington - 2 - -
West End of London +7 1 £466 +29.30% 1
Harrow +7 1 £425 +93.18%
Bromley +5 1 - -
Wimbledon +2 1 £360 -10.00%
Croydon - 1 £325 -
Barnet - 1 £200 -
Brentford - 1 £365 -
Morden - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £363 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £450 -
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 396 (37.64%) Microsoft
2 315 (29.94%) Office 365
3 250 (23.76%) Windows
4 231 (21.96%) SQL Server
5 227 (21.58%) Finance
6 203 (19.30%) SQL
7 198 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
8 182 (17.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 178 (16.92%) Microsoft Office
10 167 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
11 166 (15.78%) Active Directory
12 161 (15.30%) Migration
13 160 (15.21%) .NET
14 152 (14.45%) HTML
14 152 (14.45%) JavaScript
15 143 (13.59%) Project Management
16 131 (12.45%) Microsoft Excel
17 128 (12.17%) C#
18 125 (11.88%) CRM
19 122 (11.60%) CSS
20 120 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
20 120 (11.41%) PowerShell
21 116 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
22 111 (10.55%) Skype for Business
23 99 (9.41%) ITIL
24 97 (9.22%) Security Cleared
25 95 (9.03%) Dynamics CRM
26 85 (8.08%) JIRA
26 85 (8.08%) Intranet
27 83 (7.89%) jQuery

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
1 182 (17.30%) SharePoint 2013
2 111 (10.55%) Skype for Business
3 83 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 51 (4.85%) IIS
5 48 (4.56%) MS Exchange
6 41 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
7 32 (3.04%) CMS
8 24 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (1.43%) Confluence
11 14 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (1.05%) MS Project Server
13 7 (0.67%) Drupal
13 7 (0.67%) Magnolia
13 7 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (0.57%) SAS
14 6 (0.57%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 178 (16.92%) Microsoft Office
2 131 (12.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 74 (7.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 58 (5.51%) MS Visio
5 50 (4.75%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.67%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.48%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.29%) Stata
10 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.095%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.095%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.095%) InDesign
11 1 (0.095%) InVision
Business Applications
1 95 (9.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (2.95%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.95%) Unit4 Business World
4 6 (0.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.19%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.095%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.095%) Magento
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle ASCP
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.095%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.095%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 315 (29.94%) Office 365
2 167 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (6.46%) OneDrive
4 47 (4.47%) Yammer
5 35 (3.33%) IaaS
6 24 (2.28%) PaaS
7 23 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 21 (2.00%) SaaS
9 16 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.19%) AWS OpsWorks
12 2 (0.19%) Google Play
12 2 (0.19%) MailChimp
12 2 (0.19%) Slack
12 2 (0.19%) SurveyMonkey
12 2 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 85 (8.08%) Intranet
2 80 (7.60%) Skype
3 40 (3.80%) DNS
4 39 (3.71%) WAN
5 33 (3.14%) Firewall
5 33 (3.14%) LAN
6 31 (2.95%) DHCP
7 25 (2.38%) Internet
8 23 (2.19%) VPN
9 20 (1.90%) SAN
10 18 (1.71%) Extranet
11 17 (1.62%) HTTP
12 16 (1.52%) TCP/IP
13 12 (1.14%) VoIP
14 11 (1.05%) MPLS
14 11 (1.05%) Network Security
14 11 (1.05%) SSL
15 10 (0.95%) LDAP
16 8 (0.76%) Unified Communications
16 8 (0.76%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (21.96%) SQL Server
2 75 (7.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (6.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (4.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 39 (3.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (2.85%) Relational Database
8 28 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (2.57%) Power BI
10 22 (2.09%) EDRMS
11 11 (1.05%) MySQL
11 11 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (0.86%) QlikView
14 8 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (0.76%) OLAP
15 7 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (0.57%) MS Access
16 6 (0.57%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 85 (8.08%) JIRA
2 65 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 53 (5.04%) Visual Studio
4 26 (2.47%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.14%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.05%) NUnit
7 8 (0.76%) MSTest
7 8 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (0.67%) Axure RP
9 6 (0.57%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 5 (0.48%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.48%) Hudson
11 4 (0.38%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.38%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.38%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.29%) Subversion
12 3 (0.29%) Toad
General
1 227 (21.58%) Finance
2 78 (7.41%) Banking
3 65 (6.18%) Legal
4 55 (5.23%) Retail
5 32 (3.04%) Advertising
6 23 (2.19%) Marketing
7 17 (1.62%) Investment Banking
7 17 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.24%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.05%) Law
9 11 (1.05%) Publishing
10 8 (0.76%) Back Office
11 7 (0.67%) French Language
11 7 (0.67%) Local Government
11 7 (0.67%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.48%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.29%) International Banking
14 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 267 (25.38%) Developer
2 167 (15.87%) Analyst
3 157 (14.92%) SharePoint Developer
4 109 (10.36%) Architect
5 82 (7.79%) Consultant
6 78 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 61 (5.80%) Business Analyst
8 51 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
9 44 (4.18%) Administrator
10 31 (2.95%) SharePoint Architect
10 31 (2.95%) SharePoint Consultant
11 29 (2.76%) .NET Developer
11 29 (2.76%) SharePoint Project Manager
12 26 (2.47%) Microsoft Developer
12 26 (2.47%) Office 365 Architect
13 23 (2.19%) Support Analyst
13 23 (2.19%) Technical Consultant
14 22 (2.09%) Office 365 Manager
15 21 (2.00%) IT Analyst
15 21 (2.00%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (15.21%) .NET
2 152 (14.45%) HTML
3 122 (11.60%) CSS
4 83 (7.89%) jQuery
5 76 (7.22%) Web Services
6 67 (6.37%) HTML5
7 65 (6.18%) WCF
8 46 (4.37%) AngularJS
9 43 (4.09%) ASP.NET
10 41 (3.90%) CSS3
10 41 (3.90%) XML
11 24 (2.28%) REST
12 23 (2.19%) .NET Framework
13 19 (1.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (1.71%) COM
15 15 (1.43%) RESTful
16 14 (1.33%) Ajax
16 14 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (1.24%) SOAP
18 12 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 66 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (4.47%) User Experience
3 41 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 27 (2.57%) Data Centre
5 20 (1.90%) Virtual Team
6 16 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.33%) e-Learning
8 14 (1.33%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.14%) Blackberry
10 11 (1.05%) Taxonomies
11 9 (0.86%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.76%) Clustering
12 8 (0.76%) PKI
12 8 (0.76%) Social Media
13 7 (0.67%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (0.67%) NHS
14 6 (0.57%) PMI
14 6 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 250 (23.76%) Windows
2 78 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 50 (4.75%) Windows 7
4 47 (4.47%) Windows 10
5 41 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (1.90%) Linux
9 12 (1.14%) Android
9 12 (1.14%) Apple iOS
9 12 (1.14%) Unix
9 12 (1.14%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.57%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.19%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.095%) CentOS
13 1 (0.095%) pSOS
13 1 (0.095%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.095%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.095%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (15.30%) Migration
3 143 (13.59%) Project Management
4 125 (11.88%) CRM
5 120 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 116 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
7 99 (9.41%) ITIL
8 78 (7.41%) Change Management
9 77 (7.32%) Scrum
10 76 (7.22%) PRINCE2
11 71 (6.75%) Workflow
12 65 (6.18%) ERP
13 64 (6.08%) Document Management
14 58 (5.51%) Business Analysis
15 52 (4.94%) MVC
15 52 (4.94%) TDD
16 43 (4.09%) SDLC
17 42 (3.99%) TOGAF
18 41 (3.90%) Information Architecture
19 40 (3.80%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 203 (19.30%) SQL
2 152 (14.45%) JavaScript
3 128 (12.17%) C#
4 120 (11.41%) PowerShell
5 22 (2.09%) T-SQL
5 22 (2.09%) VBA
6 19 (1.81%) Java
7 17 (1.62%) C
8 16 (1.52%) VB
9 10 (0.95%) PHP
10 9 (0.86%) Python
11 8 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 8 (0.76%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.38%) C++
12 4 (0.38%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.29%) Perl
13 3 (0.29%) R
14 2 (0.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.19%) X++
14 2 (0.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 97 (9.22%) Security Cleared
2 71 (6.75%) SC Cleared
3 56 (5.32%) Degree
4 34 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.62%) PMI Certification
6 16 (1.52%) MCSE
6 16 (1.52%) PMP
7 15 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (1.14%) MCITP
8 12 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (0.76%) ISEB
9 8 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.76%) MCSA
10 7 (0.67%) MCP
11 6 (0.57%) CISSP
11 6 (0.57%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.57%) Master's Degree
12 5 (0.48%) MOS
13 4 (0.38%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.61%) PMO
2 22 (2.09%) QA
3 13 (1.24%) SLA
4 12 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.76%) COBIT
6 7 (0.67%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.29%) GDPR
9 3 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.29%) MiFID
10 2 (0.19%) Basel III
10 2 (0.19%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.095%) GCP
11 1 (0.095%) GxP
11 1 (0.095%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.095%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.095%) WCAG
System Software
1 166 (15.78%) Active Directory
2 42 (3.99%) Hyper-V
3 38 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (0.86%) BitLocker
6 8 (0.76%) vSphere
7 7 (0.67%) XenApp
8 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (0.57%) Terminal Services
8 6 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.48%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.38%) UAG
10 4 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.29%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.19%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.19%) RACF
12 2 (0.19%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 45 (4.28%) SCCM
2 16 (1.52%) SCOM
3 11 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (0.95%) Puppet
5 9 (0.86%) Ansible
5 9 (0.86%) Backup Exec
6 8 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.67%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.48%) WSUS
9 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.29%) DatAdvantage
10 3 (0.29%) IBM BigFix
10 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (0.29%) QRadar
10 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 3 (0.29%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.19%) CSIRT
11 2 (0.19%) FTK
11 2 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 396 (37.64%) Microsoft
2 64 (6.08%) VMware
3 58 (5.51%) SAP
4 47 (4.47%) Oracle
5 38 (3.61%) Citrix
6 29 (2.76%) Cisco
6 29 (2.76%) HP
6 29 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
7 25 (2.38%) ServiceNow
8 16 (1.52%) Apple
9 14 (1.33%) Remedy
10 12 (1.14%) Splunk
11 11 (1.05%) Infor
12 10 (0.95%) Altiris
12 10 (0.95%) AppDynamics
12 10 (0.95%) Atlassian
12 10 (0.95%) Google
12 10 (0.95%) Sophos
12 10 (0.95%) Tableau
13 9 (0.86%) iManage
South West London
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Rate: £28.5 per hour
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £170 - £230 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Robert Walters UK
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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London
Vivid Resourcing
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Nationwide People Ltd
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East London
IQ Public Sector
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West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £450 - £480 Per Day Ltd Co basis
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London
Experis Ltd
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London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Norton Blake
Rate: From £475 to £490 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 5 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £120 - £140 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
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London
People Source Consulting
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