Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 87 93
Rank change year-on-year -51 +6 -36
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 929 1,272 1,108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.03% 3.07% 2.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.77% 15.49% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 941 734
London median daily rate £425 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% -2.38%
10th Percentile £225 £219 £225
90th Percentile £575 £563 £544
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 27
London median hourly rate £23.21 £16.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.64% -36.54% +16.85%
10th Percentile £16.10 £14.91 £16.05
90th Percentile £46.21 £33.30 £43.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -30.91% +10.00% +31.58%

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 7,893 8,210 7,666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.23% 19.79% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,693 5,661 5,226
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £256
90th Percentile £644 £625 £613
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 106 105
London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.62 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.82% -17.23% +20.32%
10th Percentile £12.58 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £53.13 £52.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -44 191 £425 +6.25% 52
West London -25 39 £420 +24.44% 26
East London -2 30 £461 +31.79% 15
South London -41 22 £363 +11.54% 1
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 337 (36.28%) Microsoft
2 309 (33.26%) Office 365
3 204 (21.96%) Finance
4 203 (21.85%) SQL
5 172 (18.51%) Windows
6 160 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
7 156 (16.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 154 (16.58%) Migration
9 150 (16.15%) Microsoft Excel
10 138 (14.85%) Microsoft Office
10 138 (14.85%) Project Management
11 131 (14.10%) CRM
11 131 (14.10%) Active Directory
12 122 (13.13%) .NET
13 121 (13.02%) C#
14 106 (11.41%) JavaScript
15 97 (10.44%) Dynamics CRM
16 95 (10.23%) SharePoint 2013
17 94 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
18 93 (10.01%) PowerShell
19 92 (9.90%) HTML
20 90 (9.69%) SQL Server
21 88 (9.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
22 80 (8.61%) Stakeholder Management
23 79 (8.50%) Banking
24 78 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
25 76 (8.18%) PMO
25 76 (8.18%) CSS
26 72 (7.75%) Scrum
26 72 (7.75%) Security Cleared

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 95 (10.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 65 (7.00%) Skype for Business
3 62 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 58 (6.24%) MS Exchange
5 28 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
6 25 (2.69%) CMS
7 18 (1.94%) Confluence
8 17 (1.83%) IIS
9 16 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
12 10 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.75%) NServiceBus
14 6 (0.65%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.65%) EPiServer
15 5 (0.54%) Drupal
15 5 (0.54%) IBM Domino
16 4 (0.43%) Apache
16 4 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 150 (16.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 138 (14.85%) Microsoft Office
3 88 (9.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 62 (6.67%) MS Visio
5 60 (6.46%) Microsoft Project
6 37 (3.98%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.86%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.54%) Adobe Premiere
10 4 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.32%) InVision
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.11%) InDesign
12 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 97 (10.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.75%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.43%) Infor CRM
5 4 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.32%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 3 (0.32%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (0.32%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.32%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.22%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.22%) Eikon
8 1 (0.11%) Actimize
8 1 (0.11%) Maximo
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.11%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 309 (33.26%) Office 365
2 156 (16.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (5.92%) OneDrive
4 36 (3.88%) Dynamics 365
5 29 (3.12%) Yammer
6 28 (3.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 26 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (0.86%) SaaS
9 5 (0.54%) IaaS
10 4 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.43%) G Suite
10 4 (0.43%) PaaS
11 3 (0.32%) Slack
12 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.22%) IBM Blueworks
12 2 (0.22%) MailChimp
12 2 (0.22%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 2 (0.22%) SurveyMonkey
13 1 (0.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 59 (6.35%) Skype
2 51 (5.49%) Intranet
3 26 (2.80%) DNS
4 25 (2.69%) Firewall
5 24 (2.58%) WAN
6 22 (2.37%) VPN
7 20 (2.15%) DHCP
7 20 (2.15%) LAN
7 20 (2.15%) SAN
8 17 (1.83%) Internet
9 13 (1.40%) Wireless
10 10 (1.08%) TCP/IP
11 8 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (0.65%) PBX
12 6 (0.65%) SSL
13 5 (0.54%) 4G
13 5 (0.54%) IP Telephony
13 5 (0.54%) IPsec
13 5 (0.54%) MPLS
13 5 (0.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.38%) Power BI
3 34 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
10 13 (1.40%) QlikView
11 12 (1.29%) Relational Database
11 12 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.18%) Data Mining
13 10 (1.08%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.08%) ObjectStore
14 9 (0.97%) EDRMS
14 9 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
15 8 (0.86%) Big Data
15 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (0.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 54 (5.81%) JIRA
2 27 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (2.58%) Git (software)
4 23 (2.48%) Visual Studio
5 20 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
6 13 (1.40%) Selenium
7 10 (1.08%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.86%) gulp
9 6 (0.65%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.54%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.54%) Subversion
11 4 (0.43%) JMeter
11 4 (0.43%) JUnit
11 4 (0.43%) Maven
11 4 (0.43%) MSTest
11 4 (0.43%) NUnit
12 3 (0.32%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.32%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.32%) JBehave
General
1 204 (21.96%) Finance
2 79 (8.50%) Banking
3 33 (3.55%) Legal
4 32 (3.44%) Marketing
5 29 (3.12%) Advertising
6 26 (2.80%) Investment Banking
7 25 (2.69%) Retail
8 19 (2.05%) Law
9 11 (1.18%) Publishing
9 11 (1.18%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.08%) Front Office
11 8 (0.86%) French Language
12 7 (0.75%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.65%) German Language
13 6 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.54%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.43%) Billing
16 2 (0.22%) Back Office
16 2 (0.22%) Electronics
16 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 183 (19.70%) Analyst
2 165 (17.76%) Developer
3 89 (9.58%) SharePoint Developer
4 82 (8.83%) Project Manager
5 75 (8.07%) Consultant
6 70 (7.53%) Business Analyst
7 62 (6.67%) Architect
8 42 (4.52%) Administrator
9 31 (3.34%) SharePoint Consultant
10 29 (3.12%) SharePoint Administrator
10 29 (3.12%) SharePoint Project Manager
10 29 (3.12%) Support Analyst
10 29 (3.12%) Support Engineer
11 26 (2.80%) Office 365 Consultant
12 25 (2.69%) SharePoint Analyst
13 24 (2.58%) SharePoint Architect
14 21 (2.26%) C# Developer
14 21 (2.26%) Senior Developer
14 21 (2.26%) Technical Analyst
15 19 (2.05%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (13.13%) .NET
2 92 (9.90%) HTML
3 76 (8.18%) CSS
4 46 (4.95%) XML
5 39 (4.20%) ASP.NET
5 39 (4.20%) Web Services
6 33 (3.55%) .NET Framework
7 31 (3.34%) REST
8 30 (3.23%) jQuery
9 21 (2.26%) HTML5
9 21 (2.26%) React
10 19 (2.05%) AngularJS
11 17 (1.83%) Entity Framework
11 17 (1.83%) Node.js
12 12 (1.29%) JSON
12 12 (1.29%) Middleware
13 11 (1.18%) SOAP
14 10 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (1.08%) CSS3
14 10 (1.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (5.92%) Management Information System
3 50 (5.38%) User Experience
4 18 (1.94%) Data Centre
5 15 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.29%) PKI
6 12 (1.29%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.08%) Replication
7 10 (1.08%) Wiki
8 9 (0.97%) iPhone
8 9 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 9 (0.97%) NHS
9 8 (0.86%) Blackberry
9 8 (0.86%) Client/Server
9 8 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (0.86%) Smartphone
10 7 (0.75%) Clustering
10 7 (0.75%) Fixed Income
10 7 (0.75%) iPad
10 7 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 172 (18.51%) Windows
2 71 (7.64%) Windows 10
3 43 (4.63%) Windows 7
4 40 (4.31%) Windows Server
5 36 (3.88%) Linux
6 23 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.61%) Unix
8 14 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.97%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.86%) Android
11 7 (0.75%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.43%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.11%) Solaris
15 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (16.58%) Migration
3 138 (14.85%) Project Management
4 131 (14.10%) CRM
5 94 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
6 80 (8.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 72 (7.75%) Scrum
8 67 (7.21%) Workflow
9 62 (6.67%) ITIL
10 52 (5.60%) Business Analysis
11 50 (5.38%) Change Management
12 49 (5.27%) PRINCE2
13 42 (4.52%) Information Management
14 38 (4.09%) Risk Management
15 36 (3.88%) Data Migration
15 36 (3.88%) Document Management
15 36 (3.88%) Service Delivery
16 35 (3.77%) SDLC
16 35 (3.77%) Waterfall
17 32 (3.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 203 (21.85%) SQL
2 121 (13.02%) C#
3 106 (11.41%) JavaScript
4 93 (10.01%) PowerShell
5 27 (2.91%) T-SQL
6 18 (1.94%) VBA
7 17 (1.83%) Java
8 15 (1.61%) C
9 14 (1.51%) VB
10 11 (1.18%) PHP
11 9 (0.97%) TypeScript
11 9 (0.97%) VB.NET
12 7 (0.75%) Python
13 5 (0.54%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.43%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.43%) C++
15 3 (0.32%) VBScript
16 2 (0.22%) Delphi
16 2 (0.22%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 72 (7.75%) Security Cleared
2 59 (6.35%) Degree
3 51 (5.49%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 13 (1.40%) ISEB
7 12 (1.29%) PMI Certification
8 11 (1.18%) PMP
9 9 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.75%) MCSE
11 7 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (0.65%) CBAP
12 6 (0.65%) IIBA
13 5 (0.54%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.54%) Master's Degree
13 5 (0.54%) MCSA
14 4 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (8.18%) PMO
2 27 (2.91%) QA
3 19 (2.05%) SLA
4 11 (1.18%) MiFID
5 10 (1.08%) GDPR
6 7 (0.75%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.65%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.54%) HL7
8 5 (0.54%) RMADS
9 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.22%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.11%) EMIR
11 1 (0.11%) GCP
11 1 (0.11%) IFRS
11 1 (0.11%) P3O
11 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 131 (14.10%) Active Directory
2 41 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.40%) vSphere
5 8 (0.86%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.65%) BitLocker
7 5 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.54%) XenApp
8 4 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.32%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.22%) Docker
10 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.11%) Snort
11 1 (0.11%) vCloud
11 1 (0.11%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.11%) Xen
11 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (3.01%) SCCM
2 18 (1.94%) NetBackup
3 7 (0.75%) AirWatch
3 7 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (0.54%) SCOM
5 4 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.43%) TeamSite
6 3 (0.32%) Ansible
6 3 (0.32%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.32%) Oozie
6 3 (0.32%) OpenSSO
7 2 (0.22%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.22%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (0.22%) Nagios
7 2 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 337 (36.28%) Microsoft
2 65 (7.00%) VMware
3 37 (3.98%) Cisco
4 35 (3.77%) Citrix
5 34 (3.66%) HP
6 24 (2.58%) Oracle
7 22 (2.37%) Nintex
8 21 (2.26%) SAP
9 17 (1.83%) Hitachi
10 15 (1.61%) ServiceNow
11 13 (1.40%) Apple
11 13 (1.40%) Juniper
11 13 (1.40%) Veritas
12 12 (1.29%) NetApp
13 11 (1.18%) Dell
14 10 (1.08%) Bloomberg
14 10 (1.08%) CheckPoint
14 10 (1.08%) F5
14 10 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (1.08%) Tableau