Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 110 89
Rank change year-on-year -29 -21 -26
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 940 1,022 1,277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.04% 2.42% 2.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.73% 13.62% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 688 921
London median daily rate £421 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £206 £250 £225
90th Percentile £581 £575 £550
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 30
London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.45% -14.85% +18.52%
10th Percentile £15.70 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £56.25 £52.78
England median hourly rate £22.10 £24.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year -9.81% - +11.36%

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 8,011 7,506 8,277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.37% 17.78% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,690 5,226 5,835
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.64%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 86 88
London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.39% +1.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.75 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £54.38 £47.59
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.97 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.65% -0.15% +5.26%

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 2018. 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 -27 193 £414 -0.30% 41
West London -39 53 £288 -17.86% 22
East London -13 36 £425 -5.56% 10
South London -28 29 £425 +6.25% 1
North London +5 3 £369 -22.37% 2
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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.

1 354 (37.66%) Microsoft
2 333 (35.43%) Office 365
3 237 (25.21%) Finance
4 193 (20.53%) Windows
5 180 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 175 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
7 169 (17.98%) Microsoft Excel
8 162 (17.23%) Migration
9 155 (16.49%) Active Directory
10 141 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 138 (14.68%) SQL
12 135 (14.36%) Microsoft Office
13 133 (14.15%) Project Management
14 115 (12.23%) PowerShell
15 112 (11.91%) Skype
16 109 (11.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 105 (11.17%) JavaScript
18 104 (11.06%) .NET
19 99 (10.53%) C#
20 93 (9.89%) CRM
20 93 (9.89%) OneDrive
21 91 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
21 91 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
22 90 (9.57%) HTML
22 90 (9.57%) Windows 10
23 89 (9.47%) CSS
24 88 (9.36%) Skype for Business
25 85 (9.04%) Intranet
26 82 (8.72%) PMO
26 82 (8.72%) Problem-Solving

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 88 (9.36%) Skype for Business
2 68 (7.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 61 (6.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 40 (4.26%) MS Exchange
5 35 (3.72%) CMS
6 19 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
7 17 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (1.70%) Apache Solr
8 16 (1.70%) Confluence
9 15 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (1.49%) WebLogic Portal
11 13 (1.38%) Apache Spark
11 13 (1.38%) IIS
11 13 (1.38%) Mule
11 13 (1.38%) Mule ESB
12 11 (1.17%) SAS
13 9 (0.96%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 169 (17.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 135 (14.36%) Microsoft Office
3 109 (11.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 53 (5.64%) Microsoft Project
5 47 (5.00%) MS Visio
6 32 (3.40%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.74%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.32%) InVision
10 2 (0.21%) SPSS
11 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 47 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.74%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (0.43%) CA PPM
5 4 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.32%) Infor CRM
7 2 (0.21%) Concordance
7 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.21%) Relativity
7 2 (0.21%) ReMetrica
7 2 (0.21%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.21%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 1 (0.11%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 333 (35.43%) Office 365
2 180 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (9.89%) OneDrive
4 34 (3.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 32 (3.40%) Yammer
6 25 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (2.66%) SaaS
7 16 (1.70%) G Suite
8 10 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (1.06%) IaaS
9 8 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.74%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 5 (0.53%) GitHub
11 5 (0.53%) Trello
12 4 (0.43%) Slack
13 3 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
13 3 (0.32%) Dropbox
13 3 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (11.91%) Skype
2 85 (9.04%) Intranet
3 34 (3.62%) DNS
4 33 (3.51%) Internet
5 27 (2.87%) VPN
6 25 (2.66%) DHCP
7 24 (2.55%) Firewall
8 14 (1.49%) TCP/IP
9 12 (1.28%) WAN
10 11 (1.17%) SAN
11 9 (0.96%) SMS
12 8 (0.85%) LAN
12 8 (0.85%) Network Security
12 8 (0.85%) VoIP
13 7 (0.74%) NAS
14 6 (0.64%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.64%) Wireless
15 5 (0.53%) WebEx
16 4 (0.43%) SSL
16 4 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.79%) Power BI
3 35 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (3.09%) Relational Database
5 29 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (1.91%) NoSQL
7 18 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (1.70%) MongoDB
8 16 (1.70%) PowerPivot
8 16 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (1.49%) Endeca
10 12 (1.28%) MySQL
11 11 (1.17%) Big Data
11 11 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.96%) Data Mining
12 9 (0.96%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.74%) Blockchain
14 6 (0.64%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 55 (5.85%) JIRA
2 44 (4.68%) Visual Studio
3 25 (2.66%) Visual Studio Team System
4 19 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (1.06%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.96%) webpack
7 7 (0.74%) SpecFlow
8 6 (0.64%) Jasmine
9 5 (0.53%) Grunt
9 5 (0.53%) gulp
9 5 (0.53%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (0.43%) NUnit
10 4 (0.43%) Selenium
11 3 (0.32%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.32%) Moq
11 3 (0.32%) Yeoman
12 2 (0.21%) MSI
12 2 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 237 (25.21%) Finance
2 72 (7.66%) Banking
3 42 (4.47%) Legal
4 33 (3.51%) Advertising
5 30 (3.19%) Investment Banking
6 25 (2.66%) Retail
7 24 (2.55%) Marketing
8 22 (2.34%) Publishing
9 16 (1.70%) Back Office
9 16 (1.70%) Law
9 16 (1.70%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.06%) Billing
10 10 (1.06%) Front Office
10 10 (1.06%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.32%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.32%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.21%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 195 (20.74%) Analyst
2 191 (20.32%) Developer
3 113 (12.02%) SharePoint Developer
4 92 (9.79%) Architect
5 66 (7.02%) Project Manager
6 65 (6.91%) Administrator
7 59 (6.28%) Consultant
8 56 (5.96%) Business Analyst
9 48 (5.11%) Support Analyst
10 41 (4.36%) Trainer
11 35 (3.72%) Solutions Architect
12 33 (3.51%) SharePoint Analyst
13 31 (3.30%) SharePoint Consultant
14 25 (2.66%) .NET Developer
14 25 (2.66%) Data Analyst
14 25 (2.66%) Support Engineer
15 23 (2.45%) Senior Developer
16 22 (2.34%) C# Developer
16 22 (2.34%) IT Trainer
16 22 (2.34%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (11.06%) .NET
2 90 (9.57%) HTML
3 89 (9.47%) CSS
4 58 (6.17%) Web Services
5 49 (5.21%) ASP.NET
6 43 (4.57%) XML
7 33 (3.51%) AngularJS
8 27 (2.87%) HTML5
9 24 (2.55%) jQuery
9 24 (2.55%) REST
10 18 (1.91%) .NET Framework
11 17 (1.81%) RESTful
12 16 (1.70%) WCF
13 15 (1.60%) React
14 14 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (1.38%) Lucene
15 13 (1.38%) SOAP
16 12 (1.28%) MDX
17 11 (1.17%) JSON
18 10 (1.06%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 91 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.15%) Management Information System
3 26 (2.77%) Computer Science
3 26 (2.77%) User Experience
4 23 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (1.70%) PKI
5 16 (1.70%) Taxonomies
5 16 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (1.38%) Data Centre
7 12 (1.28%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.17%) iPhone
9 10 (1.06%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.06%) e-Learning
9 10 (1.06%) NHS
9 10 (1.06%) Replication
10 8 (0.85%) Data Structures
10 8 (0.85%) iPad
10 8 (0.85%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.74%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.64%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 193 (20.53%) Windows
2 90 (9.57%) Windows 10
3 60 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 50 (5.32%) Windows 7
5 31 (3.30%) Linux
6 28 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (1.81%) Apple iOS
9 16 (1.70%) Android
10 14 (1.49%) Unix
11 11 (1.17%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.74%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.53%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.43%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.11%) CentOS
16 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (17.23%) Migration
3 133 (14.15%) Project Management
4 93 (9.89%) CRM
5 91 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 82 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
7 70 (7.45%) ITIL
8 59 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 57 (6.06%) Change Management
10 56 (5.96%) Workflow
11 54 (5.74%) Business Analysis
12 52 (5.53%) PRINCE2
13 50 (5.32%) Time Management
14 49 (5.21%) Scrum
15 46 (4.89%) Data Modelling
16 42 (4.47%) Analytics
17 40 (4.26%) Document Management
18 36 (3.83%) ETL
18 36 (3.83%) SDLC
19 35 (3.72%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (14.68%) SQL
2 115 (12.23%) PowerShell
3 105 (11.17%) JavaScript
4 99 (10.53%) C#
5 28 (2.98%) C
6 25 (2.66%) Python
7 24 (2.55%) VBA
8 20 (2.13%) Java
9 16 (1.70%) R
10 14 (1.49%) TypeScript
11 12 (1.28%) T-SQL
12 9 (0.96%) MATLAB
13 8 (0.85%) ES6
13 8 (0.85%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.74%) PHP
15 5 (0.53%) VB
15 5 (0.53%) VBScript
16 4 (0.43%) C++
17 3 (0.32%) Groovy
17 3 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 80 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 65 (6.91%) SC Cleared
3 57 (6.06%) Degree
4 24 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.81%) PMP
6 11 (1.17%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (1.06%) MCSA
8 9 (0.96%) ISEB
9 8 (0.85%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.85%) Master's Degree
10 7 (0.74%) DBS Check
11 6 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
12 5 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (0.53%) CCNA
12 5 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.43%) MCP
13 4 (0.43%) MCSE
13 4 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (8.72%) PMO
2 38 (4.04%) Data Quality
2 38 (4.04%) SLA
3 24 (2.55%) GDPR
3 24 (2.55%) QA
4 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.21%) HL7
6 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.11%) MiFID
6 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 155 (16.49%) Active Directory
2 28 (2.98%) Hyper-V
3 24 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.70%) vSphere
5 11 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (1.17%) XenApp
6 9 (0.96%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.43%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.32%) Firmware
10 2 (0.21%) NFS
10 2 (0.21%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.21%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.11%) Docker
11 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (3.30%) SCCM
2 25 (2.66%) Single Sign-On
3 17 (1.81%) CA Single Sign-On
4 15 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
5 14 (1.49%) OpenSSO
6 11 (1.17%) SCOM
6 11 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.64%) PingFederate
8 5 (0.53%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.43%) CASB
9 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.32%) vCenter Server
10 3 (0.32%) WhatsUp Gold
10 3 (0.32%) WSUS
10 3 (0.32%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.21%) Nagios
11 2 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 354 (37.66%) Microsoft
2 45 (4.79%) VMware
3 41 (4.36%) Citrix
4 35 (3.72%) Oracle
5 31 (3.30%) Cisco
6 24 (2.55%) HP
7 21 (2.23%) SAP
7 21 (2.23%) ServiceNow
8 19 (2.02%) Google
8 19 (2.02%) Nintex
9 18 (1.91%) Sitecore
10 14 (1.49%) ATG
10 14 (1.49%) BEA
11 13 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (1.28%) Remedy
13 11 (1.17%) Apple
14 10 (1.06%) Talend
15 9 (0.96%) Lotus
16 8 (0.85%) Capita
17 7 (0.74%) Symantec