Period
to 30 September 2020

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 30 September 2020 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
30 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 115 137
Rank change year-on-year +1 +22 -9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 308 895 960
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.29% 2.35% 2.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.46% 15.16% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 597 604
Median daily rate £465 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.41% - -
10th Percentile £313 £200 £193
90th Percentile £610 £588 £588
England median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 31
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.12 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.25% -19.52% +15.18%
10th Percentile £17.00 £16.30 £20.00
90th Percentile £33.00 £51.65 £35.00
England median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -12.50% +14.78%

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 1,992 5,902 7,811
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.80% 15.51% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,271 4,121 5,527
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £713 £675 £663
England median daily rate £475 £463 £463
% change year-on-year +2.70% - +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 50 101
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% +1.11% +11.29%
10th Percentile £15.00 £15.59 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.78 £50.25 £72.50
Median hourly rate £26.48 £20.51 £21.50
% change year-on-year +29.11% -4.60% +2.82%

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 30 September 2020.

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 30 September 2020.

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 30 September 2020. 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 +26 49 £475 +10.79% 25
West London +33 19 £425 -0.58% 8
South London +27 6 £375 +7.14% 2
North London +20 3 £460 +4.55% 1
East London +31 1 £263 -12.50% 3
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2020, 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.

1 138 (44.81%) Microsoft
2 122 (39.61%) Azure
3 105 (34.09%) Office 365
4 79 (25.65%) Migration
5 74 (24.03%) SQL
6 70 (22.73%) Windows
7 67 (21.75%) C#
8 66 (21.43%) .NET
9 65 (21.10%) Finance
10 64 (20.78%) Power Platform
11 60 (19.48%) Active Directory
12 59 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
13 58 (18.83%) PowerShell
13 58 (18.83%) JIRA
14 57 (18.51%) SQL Server
15 56 (18.18%) DevOps
16 43 (13.96%) Business Intelligence
17 40 (12.99%) Project Management
17 40 (12.99%) Confluence
18 38 (12.34%) OneDrive
18 38 (12.34%) Power BI
19 34 (11.04%) Data Migration
20 33 (10.71%) JavaScript
21 32 (10.39%) PowerApps
22 31 (10.06%) Microsoft Office
23 30 (9.74%) Linux
23 30 (9.74%) CRM
23 30 (9.74%) Workflow
24 29 (9.42%) ASP.NET
24 29 (9.42%) Dynamics 365

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 40 (12.99%) Confluence
2 22 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 19 (6.17%) IIS
4 14 (4.55%) Skype for Business
5 13 (4.22%) CMS
5 13 (4.22%) MS Exchange
5 13 (4.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (2.92%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.62%) Alfresco
8 5 (1.62%) Documentum
9 4 (1.30%) Apache
9 4 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.30%) JBoss
9 4 (1.30%) nginx
10 3 (0.97%) Drupal
10 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.65%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.32%) Moodle
Applications
1 31 (10.06%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (8.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.92%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (1.30%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.32%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (4.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.32%) Primavera
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 122 (39.61%) Azure
2 105 (34.09%) Office 365
3 64 (20.78%) Power Platform
4 38 (12.34%) OneDrive
5 32 (10.39%) PowerApps
6 29 (9.42%) Dynamics 365
7 27 (8.77%) Power Automate
8 24 (7.79%) Azure Active Directory
9 17 (5.52%) Yammer
10 15 (4.87%) Logic Apps
11 13 (4.22%) AWS
12 10 (3.25%) PaaS
13 9 (2.92%) OpenShift
14 8 (2.60%) IaaS
14 8 (2.60%) SaaS
15 6 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (1.95%) Serverless
16 5 (1.62%) GCP
16 5 (1.62%) GitHub
17 4 (1.30%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.79%) Intranet
2 17 (5.52%) Skype
3 12 (3.90%) Internet
4 11 (3.57%) DNS
5 8 (2.60%) Firewall
5 8 (2.60%) Kerberos
6 6 (1.95%) SAN
7 5 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (1.30%) DHCP
8 4 (1.30%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.97%) LAN
9 3 (0.97%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.97%) VPN
9 3 (0.97%) WAN
10 2 (0.65%) SMTP
11 1 (0.32%) HTTP
11 1 (0.32%) MPLS
11 1 (0.32%) SSL
11 1 (0.32%) VoIP
11 1 (0.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (18.51%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.34%) Power BI
3 18 (5.84%) MySQL
4 7 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.95%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.62%) EDRMS
6 5 (1.62%) SQL Server 2017
7 4 (1.30%) MariaDB
7 4 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.30%) Sybase ASE
8 3 (0.97%) QlikView
8 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.65%) Big Data
9 2 (0.65%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 58 (18.83%) JIRA
2 13 (4.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (4.22%) Bitbucket
3 12 (3.90%) Sonatype Nexus
3 12 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.90%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.60%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (1.62%) Subversion
5 5 (1.62%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.62%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 5 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.30%) FishEye
6 4 (1.30%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.30%) SonarQube
7 3 (0.97%) Ant
7 3 (0.97%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.97%) Gradle
7 3 (0.97%) Maven
8 1 (0.32%) JUnit
General
1 65 (21.10%) Finance
2 28 (9.09%) Public Sector
3 25 (8.12%) Banking
4 9 (2.92%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.92%) Local Government
5 8 (2.60%) Marketing
6 6 (1.95%) Legal
6 6 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.62%) Electronics
8 4 (1.30%) Advertising
8 4 (1.30%) Polish Language
8 4 (1.30%) Retail
9 3 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.97%) Front Office
9 3 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.97%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.65%) Back Office
10 2 (0.65%) International Banking
10 2 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (22.08%) Developer
2 42 (13.64%) Analyst
3 35 (11.36%) Consultant
4 34 (11.04%) Administrator
5 28 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 23 (7.47%) Architect
6 23 (7.47%) Systems Administrator
7 21 (6.82%) JIRA Administrator
8 17 (5.52%) Business Analyst
8 17 (5.52%) Project Manager
9 14 (4.55%) SharePoint Consultant
10 13 (4.22%) Salesforce Developer
11 11 (3.57%) Office 365 Engineer
12 10 (3.25%) DevOps Administrator
12 10 (3.25%) SharePoint Administrator
13 9 (2.92%) .NET Developer
13 9 (2.92%) Functional Consultant
13 9 (2.92%) Office 365 Architect
14 7 (2.27%) Full Stack Developer
14 7 (2.27%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (21.43%) .NET
2 29 (9.42%) ASP.NET
3 17 (5.52%) AngularJS
4 14 (4.55%) HTML
5 13 (4.22%) .NET Core
5 13 (4.22%) CSS
5 13 (4.22%) Visualforce
5 13 (4.22%) Web Services
6 12 (3.90%) LDAP
6 12 (3.90%) REST
7 9 (2.92%) SAML
8 8 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (2.60%) Node.js
8 8 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (2.27%) .NET Framework
9 7 (2.27%) JSON
9 7 (2.27%) OAuth
9 7 (2.27%) OpenID
9 7 (2.27%) WCF
9 7 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.25%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.27%) PKI
6 6 (1.95%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.95%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.62%) User Experience
8 4 (1.30%) Blog
8 4 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.30%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.30%) Replication
8 4 (1.30%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.97%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.97%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.65%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.65%) NHS
10 2 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 70 (22.73%) Windows
2 30 (9.74%) Linux
3 16 (5.19%) Windows Server
4 15 (4.87%) Windows 10
5 11 (3.57%) Android
5 11 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.27%) Unix
7 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (1.62%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (25.65%) Migration
2 59 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (18.18%) DevOps
4 43 (13.96%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (12.99%) Project Management
6 34 (11.04%) Data Migration
7 30 (9.74%) CRM
7 30 (9.74%) Workflow
8 24 (7.79%) Project Delivery
9 21 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (6.82%) Scrum
10 20 (6.49%) Change Management
10 20 (6.49%) Document Management
10 20 (6.49%) PRINCE2
11 18 (5.84%) Analytics
11 18 (5.84%) SDLC
12 17 (5.52%) ITIL
12 17 (5.52%) Requirements Gathering
13 15 (4.87%) ERP
13 15 (4.87%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 74 (24.03%) SQL
2 67 (21.75%) C#
3 58 (18.83%) PowerShell
4 33 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 17 (5.52%) Java
6 16 (5.19%) Python
7 13 (4.22%) Apex Code
8 11 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 9 (2.92%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.95%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.62%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.30%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.30%) VBScript
13 3 (0.97%) VB
13 3 (0.97%) VBA
14 2 (0.65%) Go
14 2 (0.65%) Groovy
15 1 (0.32%) C
15 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (7.47%) Degree
2 19 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.87%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.57%) ISEB
5 10 (3.25%) CISSP
6 8 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.62%) Master's Degree
8 4 (1.30%) MCSE
8 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.97%) APMP
10 2 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.65%) MCSA
10 2 (0.65%) RIBA
10 2 (0.65%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.22%) QA
2 12 (3.90%) PMO
3 8 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.62%) NIST
4 5 (1.62%) SLA
5 4 (1.30%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.97%) GDPR
7 2 (0.65%) COBIT
7 2 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.32%) EMIR
8 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.32%) MiFID
8 1 (0.32%) NCSC
8 1 (0.32%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (19.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.17%) Docker
3 13 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.90%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.97%) XenApp
6 2 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.32%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.32%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.32%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (4.55%) Ansible
1 14 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 11 (3.57%) SCCM
2 11 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
3 9 (2.92%) SCOM
4 7 (2.27%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (1.62%) Terraform
7 4 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.30%) Puppet
8 3 (0.97%) Nagios
9 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.32%) EMC VPLEX
10 1 (0.32%) Icinga
10 1 (0.32%) Netcool
10 1 (0.32%) PaperCut
10 1 (0.32%) QRadar
Vendors
1 138 (44.81%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.44%) Atlassian
3 17 (5.52%) HP
3 17 (5.52%) Nintex
3 17 (5.52%) VMware
4 14 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (4.22%) Oracle
6 11 (3.57%) Citrix
6 11 (3.57%) SAP
7 8 (2.60%) Cisco
7 8 (2.60%) Tableau
8 6 (1.95%) OpenText
8 6 (1.95%) Sybase
9 4 (1.30%) EMC
9 4 (1.30%) Google
9 4 (1.30%) SaltStack
10 3 (0.97%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (0.97%) Civica
10 3 (0.97%) DocuSign
10 3 (0.97%) Palo Alto