Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 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
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 86 70
Rank change year-on-year -35 -16 -17
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 984 1362 1428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.19% 3.05% 3.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.74% 15.52% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 979 958
London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £263 £213 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £550
England median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 33
London median hourly rate £21.71 £12.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.64% -39.02% +2.50%
10th Percentile £13.14 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.00 £34.86 £42.40
England median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £21.60
% change year-on-year -20.00% +15.77% +18.33%

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 7725 8778 8673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.17% 19.63% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5476 6132 5885
London median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £250
90th Percentile £638 £620 £588
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 114 134
London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.30 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.61% -13.50% +6.54%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.48
90th Percentile £47.83 £53.01 £42.78
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% +5.26% +8.57%

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 18 October 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 6 months to 18 October 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 6 months to 18 October 2017. 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 -44 171 £425 +3.03% 14
West London +34 60 £363 +11.54% 11
East London +4 37 £448 +3.77% 3
South London -15 20 £450 +18.03% 5
North London -10 1 £200 -52.94%
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 324 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 305 (31.00%) Office 365
3 221 (22.46%) Finance
4 193 (19.61%) Windows
5 191 (19.41%) SQL
6 185 (18.80%) Microsoft Office
7 182 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
8 170 (17.28%) Migration
9 146 (14.84%) Microsoft Excel
10 144 (14.63%) Project Management
11 139 (14.13%) SharePoint 2013
12 138 (14.02%) Active Directory
13 135 (13.72%) .NET
14 130 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
15 121 (12.30%) CRM
16 119 (12.09%) C#
17 115 (11.69%) JavaScript
18 114 (11.59%) SQL Server
19 104 (10.57%) Banking
20 102 (10.37%) HTML
21 99 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
22 92 (9.35%) Dynamics CRM
23 91 (9.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
24 85 (8.64%) PowerShell
24 85 (8.64%) PMO
25 81 (8.23%) ITIL
26 80 (8.13%) Skype for Business
27 76 (7.72%) CSS
28 74 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
29 72 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010

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
1 139 (14.13%) SharePoint 2013
2 80 (8.13%) Skype for Business
3 72 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 63 (6.40%) MS Exchange
5 30 (3.05%) IIS
6 23 (2.34%) CMS
7 14 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (1.32%) Confluence
8 13 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (0.91%) Drupal
10 9 (0.91%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.91%) WordPress
11 7 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.61%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.41%) Documentum
14 4 (0.41%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 185 (18.80%) Microsoft Office
2 146 (14.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 91 (9.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 60 (6.10%) MS Visio
5 50 (5.08%) Microsoft Project
6 25 (2.54%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.91%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.51%) Adobe Premiere
9 4 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.30%) InVision
10 3 (0.30%) Stata
11 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.10%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.10%) InDesign
12 1 (0.10%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 92 (9.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.91%) Unit4 Business World
3 8 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.51%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.30%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 3 (0.30%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (0.30%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.20%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.20%) Eikon
7 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.20%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.20%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.10%) Maximo
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 305 (31.00%) Office 365
2 130 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (3.66%) OneDrive
4 30 (3.05%) Yammer
5 27 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (2.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 13 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (1.02%) SaaS
9 9 (0.91%) IaaS
10 6 (0.61%) PaaS
11 5 (0.51%) G Suite
12 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.30%) GitHub
13 2 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.20%) Google Play
13 2 (0.20%) IBM Blueworks
13 2 (0.20%) MailChimp
13 2 (0.20%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 2 (0.20%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 68 (6.91%) Skype
2 64 (6.50%) Intranet
3 21 (2.13%) DNS
4 19 (1.93%) Firewall
5 18 (1.83%) WAN
6 17 (1.73%) LAN
7 15 (1.52%) DHCP
7 15 (1.52%) TCP/IP
8 12 (1.22%) Internet
8 12 (1.22%) VPN
8 12 (1.22%) Wireless
9 11 (1.12%) SAN
10 8 (0.81%) NAS
10 8 (0.81%) SSL
10 8 (0.81%) VoIP
11 7 (0.71%) LDAP
11 7 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (0.61%) Broadband
12 6 (0.61%) PBX
12 6 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (2.85%) EDRMS
5 27 (2.74%) Power BI
6 22 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (1.52%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.32%) QlikView
11 10 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (0.91%) Data Mining
12 9 (0.91%) MS Access
13 8 (0.81%) MySQL
13 8 (0.81%) OLAP
14 7 (0.71%) ObjectStore
15 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Power View
15 6 (0.61%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 61 (6.20%) JIRA
2 35 (3.56%) Visual Studio
3 33 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (2.85%) Git (software)
5 14 (1.42%) Visual Studio Team System
6 12 (1.22%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.91%) NUnit
8 8 (0.81%) gulp
8 8 (0.81%) MSTest
9 6 (0.61%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.51%) Axure RP
11 4 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.41%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.41%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.41%) Toad
11 4 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.30%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.30%) JBehave
12 3 (0.30%) Selenium
12 3 (0.30%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 221 (22.46%) Finance
2 104 (10.57%) Banking
3 41 (4.17%) Legal
3 41 (4.17%) Retail
4 38 (3.86%) Marketing
5 33 (3.35%) Advertising
6 24 (2.44%) Investment Banking
7 17 (1.73%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.42%) Law
9 13 (1.32%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.32%) Publishing
10 12 (1.22%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.02%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.71%) Electronics
14 6 (0.61%) French Language
14 6 (0.61%) German Language
15 5 (0.51%) Local Government
16 4 (0.41%) International Banking
17 3 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 202 (20.53%) Analyst
2 178 (18.09%) Developer
3 101 (10.26%) SharePoint Developer
4 91 (9.25%) Consultant
4 91 (9.25%) Project Manager
5 76 (7.72%) Business Analyst
6 62 (6.30%) Architect
7 46 (4.67%) Administrator
8 38 (3.86%) SharePoint Consultant
9 32 (3.25%) SharePoint Architect
10 29 (2.95%) Office 365 Consultant
10 29 (2.95%) SharePoint Project Manager
10 29 (2.95%) Support Analyst
11 27 (2.74%) Office 365 Manager
12 26 (2.64%) IT Manager
12 26 (2.64%) SharePoint Administrator
13 23 (2.34%) Trainer
14 22 (2.24%) .NET Developer
15 20 (2.03%) C# Developer
16 19 (1.93%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (13.72%) .NET
2 102 (10.37%) HTML
3 76 (7.72%) CSS
4 41 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 41 (4.17%) jQuery
5 37 (3.76%) XML
6 35 (3.56%) Web Services
7 30 (3.05%) REST
8 29 (2.95%) HTML5
9 26 (2.64%) .NET Framework
10 22 (2.24%) WCF
11 21 (2.13%) React
12 20 (2.03%) AngularJS
13 16 (1.63%) CSS3
13 16 (1.63%) Entity Framework
13 16 (1.63%) Node.js
14 15 (1.52%) Middleware
15 14 (1.42%) Ajax
16 12 (1.22%) JSON
17 10 (1.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (5.08%) User Experience
3 35 (3.56%) Management Information System
4 17 (1.73%) Data Centre
4 17 (1.73%) Mobile App
5 16 (1.63%) Virtual Team
6 15 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 14 (1.42%) Blackberry
8 13 (1.32%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.22%) NHS
9 12 (1.22%) Social Media
10 11 (1.12%) Client/Server
11 9 (0.91%) Equities
11 9 (0.91%) PKI
12 8 (0.81%) Derivative
12 8 (0.81%) e-Learning
12 8 (0.81%) Fixed Income
12 8 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (0.81%) Graphic Design
12 8 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 193 (19.61%) Windows
2 60 (6.10%) Windows Server
3 56 (5.69%) Windows 10
4 40 (4.07%) Windows 7
5 28 (2.85%) Linux
6 22 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (1.02%) Unix
10 9 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.71%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.61%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.51%) Android
14 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.10%) Solaris
15 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (17.28%) Migration
3 144 (14.63%) Project Management
4 121 (12.30%) CRM
5 99 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 81 (8.23%) ITIL
7 74 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
8 69 (7.01%) Scrum
9 67 (6.81%) Workflow
10 64 (6.50%) Change Management
11 63 (6.40%) PRINCE2
12 58 (5.89%) Business Analysis
13 46 (4.67%) Document Management
14 44 (4.47%) Data Migration
15 39 (3.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 36 (3.66%) Programme Management
17 34 (3.46%) Analytics
17 34 (3.46%) ERP
18 33 (3.35%) Risk Management
18 33 (3.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 191 (19.41%) SQL
2 119 (12.09%) C#
3 115 (11.69%) JavaScript
4 85 (8.64%) PowerShell
5 21 (2.13%) Java
6 20 (2.03%) T-SQL
7 16 (1.63%) VBA
8 10 (1.02%) C
8 10 (1.02%) TypeScript
9 9 (0.91%) VB
10 7 (0.71%) Python
11 6 (0.61%) PHP
12 4 (0.41%) R
12 4 (0.41%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.41%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.30%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.30%) C++
14 2 (0.20%) Ruby
14 2 (0.20%) XAML
14 2 (0.20%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 65 (6.61%) Security Cleared
2 63 (6.40%) Degree
3 50 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 25 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 14 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 13 (1.32%) ISEB
8 12 (1.22%) DV Cleared
8 12 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (0.91%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.91%) PMP
10 8 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (0.71%) CBAP
11 7 (0.71%) IIBA
11 7 (0.71%) MCSA
11 7 (0.71%) MCSE
12 5 (0.51%) MOS
13 4 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.64%) PMO
2 26 (2.64%) SLA
3 23 (2.34%) QA
4 14 (1.42%) MiFID
5 9 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.71%) GDPR
6 7 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.61%) HL7
8 5 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.41%) COBIT
10 2 (0.20%) Basel III
10 2 (0.20%) GCP
10 2 (0.20%) P3O
11 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.10%) EMIR
11 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 138 (14.02%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.34%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.12%) vSphere
5 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (0.61%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.61%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.41%) DFS Replication
6 4 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.30%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.30%) XenApp
8 2 (0.20%) Docker
8 2 (0.20%) UAG
8 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.20%) XenServer
9 1 (0.10%) vCloud
9 1 (0.10%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (2.13%) SCCM
2 10 (1.02%) NetBackup
3 8 (0.81%) Ansible
4 5 (0.51%) DatAdvantage
4 5 (0.51%) vCenter Server
5 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.30%) FTK
6 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.30%) TeamSite
7 2 (0.20%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.20%) CSIRT
7 2 (0.20%) DameWare
7 2 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.20%) SCOM
7 2 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.20%) Terraform
8 1 (0.10%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 324 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 50 (5.08%) VMware
3 41 (4.17%) Citrix
4 39 (3.96%) Cisco
5 35 (3.56%) Oracle
5 35 (3.56%) SAP
6 29 (2.95%) HP
7 25 (2.54%) ServiceNow
8 23 (2.34%) Nintex
9 18 (1.83%) Splunk
10 16 (1.63%) Tableau
11 14 (1.42%) Google
12 13 (1.32%) AppDynamics
12 13 (1.32%) Juniper
13 12 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (1.12%) Hitachi
15 10 (1.02%) IBM
15 10 (1.02%) Veritas
16 9 (0.91%) F5
16 9 (0.91%) Palo Alto