Period
to 6 December 2019

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 6 December 2019 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
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 129 131
Rank change year-on-year +35 +2 -40
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 918 1,023 1,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.64% 2.19% 2.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.45% 12.67% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 661 683
London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £213 £213 £231
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £418 £420 £390
% change year-on-year -0.60% +7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 22
London median hourly rate £19.41 £24.08 £21.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.39% +10.94% +34.40%
10th Percentile £13.10 £19.80 £16.07
90th Percentile £25.68 £35.00 £34.96
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.10 £19.74
% change year-on-year +1.82% +11.97% -30.14%

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 5,262 8,076 8,158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.15% 17.25% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,692 5,674 5,859
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £278 £303 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 95 108
London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.84 £21.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.89% +11.09% +19.19%
10th Percentile £15.25 £13.30 £12.35
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.50 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.82% +10.00% -

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 6 December 2019.

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 6 December 2019.

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 6 December 2019. 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 +56 213 £426 +0.24% 73
West London +38 61 £408 +20.74% 42
South London +50 22 £363 +11.54% 3
East London +10 20 £300 -29.41% 28
North London -1 1 £440 +40.80% 5
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, 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.

1 453 (49.35%) Office 365
2 435 (47.39%) Microsoft
3 309 (33.66%) Azure
4 203 (22.11%) Windows
5 202 (22.00%) Active Directory
6 183 (19.93%) Migration
7 180 (19.61%) Finance
8 179 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
9 174 (18.95%) SQL
10 164 (17.86%) Power Platform
11 154 (16.78%) SQL Server
12 140 (15.25%) Microsoft Office
13 131 (14.27%) PowerShell
14 125 (13.62%) .NET
14 125 (13.62%) Microsoft Excel
15 118 (12.85%) CRM
16 115 (12.53%) OneDrive
17 112 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
18 110 (11.98%) Dynamics CRM
18 110 (11.98%) Power BI
19 106 (11.55%) C#
20 104 (11.33%) JavaScript
21 102 (11.11%) Security Cleared
22 101 (11.00%) Windows 10
23 98 (10.68%) HTML
24 96 (10.46%) PowerApps
25 90 (9.80%) SC Cleared
25 90 (9.80%) Dynamics 365
26 89 (9.69%) Project Management
27 85 (9.26%) Skype

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 69 (7.52%) Skype for Business
2 51 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 40 (4.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 39 (4.25%) Confluence
5 38 (4.14%) IIS
6 25 (2.72%) CMS
6 25 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (0.87%) Umbraco
9 7 (0.76%) K2 blackpearl
9 7 (0.76%) LiveLink
10 6 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.54%) Apache
12 4 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.33%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.33%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 140 (15.25%) Microsoft Office
2 125 (13.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 70 (7.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 25 (2.72%) Microsoft Project
5 16 (1.74%) InfoPath
6 12 (1.31%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.33%) Sketch
9 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.11%) InVision
10 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 110 (11.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.54%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.54%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.33%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.22%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.11%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.11%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.11%) Global One
8 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 453 (49.35%) Office 365
2 309 (33.66%) Azure
3 164 (17.86%) Power Platform
4 115 (12.53%) OneDrive
5 96 (10.46%) PowerApps
6 90 (9.80%) Dynamics 365
7 74 (8.06%) Azure Active Directory
8 57 (6.21%) Microsoft Flow
9 40 (4.36%) Yammer
10 29 (3.16%) PaaS
11 26 (2.83%) AWS
12 25 (2.72%) IaaS
13 16 (1.74%) SaaS
14 15 (1.63%) ShareGate
15 12 (1.31%) Azure Data Factory
16 10 (1.09%) Google Drive
16 10 (1.09%) Mimecast
17 9 (0.98%) G Suite
18 8 (0.87%) npm
19 5 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 85 (9.26%) Skype
2 54 (5.88%) WAN
3 51 (5.56%) LAN
4 45 (4.90%) Intranet
5 34 (3.70%) VPN
6 33 (3.59%) DNS
7 32 (3.49%) Firewall
8 27 (2.94%) DHCP
9 22 (2.40%) TCP/IP
10 20 (2.18%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (1.74%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (1.74%) SAN
12 14 (1.53%) Internet
13 13 (1.42%) VoIP
14 10 (1.09%) Network Security
15 8 (0.87%) IP Telephony
15 8 (0.87%) MPLS
15 8 (0.87%) Softphone
16 7 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
16 7 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 110 (11.98%) Power BI
3 52 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (2.18%) Relational Database
5 20 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
7 14 (1.53%) Data Lake
8 12 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
10 10 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (0.98%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.76%) Electronic Patient Records
12 7 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (0.76%) MySQL
12 7 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.76%) QlikView
13 5 (0.54%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 69 (7.52%) JIRA
2 63 (6.86%) Visual Studio
3 30 (3.27%) Visual Studio Team System
4 28 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (2.72%) Git (software)
6 16 (1.74%) TeamCity
7 14 (1.53%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (1.09%) Selenium
9 8 (0.87%) gulp
10 7 (0.76%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.76%) Maven
10 7 (0.76%) SoapUI
11 6 (0.65%) Grunt
11 6 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (0.65%) Subversion
12 5 (0.54%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.33%) Axure RP
13 3 (0.33%) Hudson
13 3 (0.33%) JIRA Agile
General
1 180 (19.61%) Finance
2 76 (8.28%) Public Sector
3 31 (3.38%) Banking
4 19 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 18 (1.96%) Retail
6 15 (1.63%) Marketing
7 12 (1.31%) Front Office
7 12 (1.31%) Law
7 12 (1.31%) Legal
8 11 (1.20%) Publishing
9 9 (0.98%) Local Government
9 9 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.87%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.76%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.54%) French Language
12 5 (0.54%) German Language
13 4 (0.44%) Back Office
13 4 (0.44%) Electronics
14 3 (0.33%) Advertising
14 3 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 168 (18.30%) Analyst
2 163 (17.76%) Developer
3 104 (11.33%) Consultant
4 91 (9.91%) Architect
5 84 (9.15%) SharePoint Developer
6 57 (6.21%) Business Analyst
7 51 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 49 (5.34%) SharePoint Consultant
9 47 (5.12%) Administrator
10 31 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support
11 30 (3.27%) Office 365 Consultant
11 30 (3.27%) Support Engineer
12 29 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
13 28 (3.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 25 (2.72%) SharePoint Analyst
14 25 (2.72%) Support Analyst
15 23 (2.51%) SharePoint Administrator
15 23 (2.51%) Technical Architect
16 21 (2.29%) Applications Support
17 19 (2.07%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (13.62%) .NET
2 98 (10.68%) HTML
3 72 (7.84%) CSS
4 49 (5.34%) Web Services
5 45 (4.90%) ASP.NET
6 43 (4.68%) XML
7 40 (4.36%) AngularJS
8 39 (4.25%) jQuery
9 35 (3.81%) JSON
10 34 (3.70%) REST
11 32 (3.49%) .NET Framework
12 31 (3.38%) React
13 28 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (2.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (2.07%) SOAP
16 17 (1.85%) WCF
17 16 (1.74%) HTML5
17 16 (1.74%) Node.js
18 12 (1.31%) CSS3
18 12 (1.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 69 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.79%) Management Information System
3 38 (4.14%) User Experience
4 25 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (1.42%) Virtual Team
7 12 (1.31%) Replication
8 11 (1.20%) Data Centre
8 11 (1.20%) PMI
9 9 (0.98%) Driving Licence
9 9 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (0.87%) Mobile App
10 8 (0.87%) NHS
10 8 (0.87%) Public Cloud
10 8 (0.87%) Smartphone
11 7 (0.76%) e-Health
11 7 (0.76%) LIMS
11 7 (0.76%) PACS
11 7 (0.76%) Social Media
12 6 (0.65%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 203 (22.11%) Windows
2 101 (11.00%) Windows 10
3 51 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 40 (4.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 25 (2.72%) Windows 7
7 17 (1.85%) Linux
8 16 (1.74%) Android
8 16 (1.74%) Mac OS
9 12 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.98%) Unix
11 7 (0.76%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.65%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.54%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.44%) VMS
15 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (19.93%) Migration
2 179 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (12.85%) CRM
4 112 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
5 89 (9.69%) Project Management
6 64 (6.97%) Workflow
7 58 (6.32%) Analytics
8 56 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 55 (5.99%) ITIL
10 52 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
11 50 (5.45%) Change Management
12 42 (4.58%) DevOps
13 40 (4.36%) Business Analysis
13 40 (4.36%) Document Management
14 39 (4.25%) Data Migration
15 38 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 38 (4.14%) Scrum
16 36 (3.92%) Data Modelling
16 36 (3.92%) Project Delivery
17 35 (3.81%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 174 (18.95%) SQL
2 131 (14.27%) PowerShell
3 106 (11.55%) C#
4 104 (11.33%) JavaScript
5 32 (3.49%) Python
6 29 (3.16%) Java
7 18 (1.96%) Perl
8 16 (1.74%) T-SQL
9 12 (1.31%) TypeScript
10 11 (1.20%) C++
11 10 (1.09%) VBA
12 6 (0.65%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.65%) VB
13 5 (0.54%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.54%) PHP
14 4 (0.44%) Clipper
14 4 (0.44%) Ruby
14 4 (0.44%) U-SQL
15 3 (0.33%) Groovy
15 3 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 102 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 90 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 51 (5.56%) Degree
4 33 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (2.61%) MCSA
6 17 (1.85%) PMI Certification
7 16 (1.74%) PMP
8 15 (1.63%) MCSE
9 9 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.87%) CCA
10 8 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (0.87%) ISEB
10 8 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
12 6 (0.65%) CCNA
12 6 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (0.65%) HND
13 5 (0.54%) BC Cleared
14 4 (0.44%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.01%) PMO
2 39 (4.25%) SLA
3 28 (3.05%) QA
4 13 (1.42%) GDPR
5 9 (0.98%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.76%) HL7
7 5 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.44%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.22%) P3O
10 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.11%) GxP
10 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.11%) SEPA
System Software
1 202 (22.00%) Active Directory
2 42 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.51%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.54%) XenApp
7 3 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.33%) VMware Server
7 3 (0.33%) vSphere
8 2 (0.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.11%) KVM
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 52 (5.66%) SCCM
2 32 (3.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (1.53%) Single Sign-On
4 8 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.65%) SCOM
6 5 (0.54%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.54%) Ansible
6 5 (0.54%) FortiGate
6 5 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.54%) Puppet
6 5 (0.54%) Terraform
7 4 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.33%) Jamf Pro
8 3 (0.33%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.22%) Salt
9 2 (0.22%) WSUS
10 1 (0.11%) Control-M
10 1 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 435 (47.39%) Microsoft
2 55 (5.99%) VMware
3 34 (3.70%) Cisco
3 34 (3.70%) Oracle
4 29 (3.16%) Nintex
4 29 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
4 29 (3.16%) SAP
5 26 (2.83%) Citrix
6 19 (2.07%) Adobe
7 18 (1.96%) Google
7 18 (1.96%) HP
7 18 (1.96%) Tableau
8 15 (1.63%) Apple
9 9 (0.98%) Meraki
10 8 (0.87%) ServiceNow
11 7 (0.76%) Alteryx
11 7 (0.76%) Remedy
11 7 (0.76%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.65%) OpenText
12 6 (0.65%) Sony