Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 85 64
Rank change year-on-year -31 -21 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 975 1328 1520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.28% 2.94% 3.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.08% 15.50% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 970 1007
London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.31%
10th Percentile £250 £220 £225
90th Percentile £563 £569 £550
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 52
London median hourly rate £20.44 £20.50 £21.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.32% -2.82% +2.90%
10th Percentile £13.18 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £53.25 £26.88 £40.00
England median hourly rate £20.22 £24.00 £21.85
% change year-on-year -15.76% +9.86% +18.08%

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7453 8569 8683
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.40% 18.98% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5211 6050 5808
London median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £243
90th Percentile £638 £619 £588
England median daily rate £450 £425 £397
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.12% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 94 183
London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.56 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.05% -9.95% +5.52%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.25 £12.04
90th Percentile £47.83 £44.28 £40.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%

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 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -35 180 £420 +2.44% 29
West London +54 61 £336 -10.33% 12
East London -7 34 £450 +5.94% 4
South London -16 13 £450 +12.50% 2
North London -7 5 £475 +11.76% 2
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 344 (35.28%) Microsoft
2 284 (29.13%) Office 365
3 227 (23.28%) Finance
4 217 (22.26%) Windows
5 194 (19.90%) Microsoft Office
6 193 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
7 178 (18.26%) SQL
8 157 (16.10%) Active Directory
9 153 (15.69%) SQL Server
10 147 (15.08%) Microsoft Excel
11 141 (14.46%) Migration
12 135 (13.85%) SharePoint 2013
13 133 (13.64%) .NET
14 126 (12.92%) Microsoft Azure
15 123 (12.62%) CRM
15 123 (12.62%) Project Management
16 115 (11.79%) JavaScript
17 109 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
18 106 (10.87%) HTML
19 102 (10.46%) C#
20 100 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
21 97 (9.95%) Banking
22 95 (9.74%) Skype for Business
23 89 (9.13%) ITIL
24 84 (8.62%) PowerShell
25 82 (8.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
25 82 (8.41%) Dynamics CRM
26 80 (8.21%) PMO
27 78 (8.00%) CSS
28 76 (7.79%) 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
1 135 (13.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 95 (9.74%) Skype for Business
3 61 (6.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 52 (5.33%) MS Exchange
5 38 (3.90%) IIS
6 33 (3.38%) CMS
7 26 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
8 17 (1.74%) Confluence
8 17 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (1.33%) Drupal
11 12 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
12 11 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (0.82%) WordPress
14 7 (0.72%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.62%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
16 5 (0.51%) Magnolia
17 4 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 4 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 194 (19.90%) Microsoft Office
2 147 (15.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 82 (8.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 71 (7.28%) MS Visio
5 58 (5.95%) Microsoft Project
6 22 (2.26%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.82%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.41%) Adobe Premiere
10 3 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.31%) InVision
10 3 (0.31%) Stata
11 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.10%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.10%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 82 (8.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
4 6 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (0.51%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.31%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.21%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 2 (0.21%) Eikon
7 2 (0.21%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.21%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.10%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 284 (29.13%) Office 365
2 126 (12.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (4.62%) OneDrive
4 37 (3.79%) Yammer
5 22 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 19 (1.95%) IaaS
7 15 (1.54%) SaaS
8 13 (1.33%) PaaS
9 11 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (0.51%) G Suite
12 4 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.31%) GitHub
14 2 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.21%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.21%) Google Play
14 2 (0.21%) Slack
14 2 (0.21%) SurveyMonkey
14 2 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 76 (7.79%) Skype
2 63 (6.46%) Intranet
3 31 (3.18%) DNS
4 23 (2.36%) LAN
5 21 (2.15%) WAN
6 20 (2.05%) DHCP
7 18 (1.85%) TCP/IP
8 16 (1.64%) Firewall
9 13 (1.33%) VPN
10 12 (1.23%) SAN
11 11 (1.13%) Internet
12 10 (1.03%) VoIP
13 9 (0.92%) LDAP
13 9 (0.92%) SSL
13 9 (0.92%) Wireless
14 8 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
14 8 (0.82%) WebEx
14 8 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (0.72%) Extranet
15 7 (0.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 52 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (3.38%) Power BI
5 29 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (2.56%) EDRMS
6 25 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (2.05%) Relational Database
9 14 (1.44%) MySQL
10 13 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 13 (1.33%) QlikView
11 12 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (1.23%) OLAP
12 8 (0.82%) PowerPivot
13 7 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Power View
14 6 (0.62%) MS Access
14 6 (0.62%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 74 (7.59%) JIRA
2 42 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 16 (1.64%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.23%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.13%) NUnit
7 10 (1.03%) MSTest
8 8 (0.82%) Axure RP
8 8 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (0.62%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.51%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.51%) Hudson
10 5 (0.51%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 4 (0.41%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.41%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.31%) Toad
General
1 227 (23.28%) Finance
2 97 (9.95%) Banking
3 53 (5.44%) Legal
4 51 (5.23%) Retail
5 34 (3.49%) Marketing
6 28 (2.87%) Advertising
7 21 (2.15%) Investment Banking
8 19 (1.95%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.64%) Publishing
10 12 (1.23%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.23%) Law
11 11 (1.13%) Retail Banking
12 10 (1.03%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.72%) French Language
13 7 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.62%) Back Office
14 6 (0.62%) German Language
15 5 (0.51%) Electronics
15 5 (0.51%) International Banking
15 5 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 186 (19.08%) Analyst
2 181 (18.56%) Developer
3 94 (9.64%) SharePoint Developer
4 89 (9.13%) Architect
5 83 (8.51%) Consultant
6 76 (7.79%) Project Manager
7 63 (6.46%) Business Analyst
8 49 (5.03%) Administrator
9 37 (3.79%) SharePoint Consultant
10 35 (3.59%) SharePoint Architect
10 35 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
11 26 (2.67%) Office 365 Manager
11 26 (2.67%) SharePoint Administrator
12 24 (2.46%) Support Analyst
13 22 (2.26%) Service Analyst
13 22 (2.26%) SharePoint Project Manager
14 21 (2.15%) IT Analyst
14 21 (2.15%) Trainer
15 20 (2.05%) IT Manager
16 19 (1.95%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (13.64%) .NET
2 106 (10.87%) HTML
3 78 (8.00%) CSS
4 50 (5.13%) Web Services
5 48 (4.92%) jQuery
6 41 (4.21%) WCF
7 37 (3.79%) ASP.NET
8 36 (3.69%) HTML5
8 36 (3.69%) XML
9 25 (2.56%) AngularJS
10 23 (2.36%) REST
11 21 (2.15%) CSS3
12 20 (2.05%) .NET Framework
13 16 (1.64%) Entity Framework
14 14 (1.44%) Middleware
14 14 (1.44%) SOAP
15 12 (1.23%) Ajax
16 10 (1.03%) JSON
16 10 (1.03%) Unity DI Container
17 9 (0.92%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 66 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (4.31%) Management Information System
3 40 (4.10%) User Experience
4 20 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 19 (1.95%) Data Centre
6 16 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 14 (1.44%) Blackberry
7 14 (1.44%) Hedge funds
8 11 (1.13%) e-Learning
8 11 (1.13%) Social Media
8 11 (1.13%) Virtual Team
9 9 (0.92%) Derivative
9 9 (0.92%) Equities
9 9 (0.92%) NHS
10 8 (0.82%) Private Cloud
11 7 (0.72%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.72%) Clustering
11 7 (0.72%) Fintech
11 7 (0.72%) Fixed Income
11 7 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 217 (22.26%) Windows
2 70 (7.18%) Windows Server
3 50 (5.13%) Windows 10
4 46 (4.72%) Windows 7
5 35 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (2.56%) Linux
7 18 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.23%) Unix
10 11 (1.13%) Apple iOS
11 10 (1.03%) Android
12 8 (0.82%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.62%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.31%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.10%) CentOS
16 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (14.46%) Migration
3 123 (12.62%) CRM
3 123 (12.62%) Project Management
4 109 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 100 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
6 89 (9.13%) ITIL
7 70 (7.18%) PRINCE2
8 68 (6.97%) Scrum
9 67 (6.87%) Change Management
10 58 (5.95%) Business Analysis
10 58 (5.95%) Workflow
11 51 (5.23%) Document Management
12 50 (5.13%) ERP
13 42 (4.31%) Analytics
14 40 (4.10%) Data Migration
15 35 (3.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 34 (3.49%) Programme Management
17 33 (3.38%) Information Security
17 33 (3.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 178 (18.26%) SQL
2 115 (11.79%) JavaScript
3 102 (10.46%) C#
4 84 (8.62%) PowerShell
5 22 (2.26%) T-SQL
5 22 (2.26%) VBA
6 18 (1.85%) Java
7 14 (1.44%) C
8 9 (0.92%) PHP
9 6 (0.62%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.51%) Python
11 4 (0.41%) VB
12 3 (0.31%) R
13 2 (0.21%) C++
13 2 (0.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.21%) Perl
13 2 (0.21%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.21%) X++
13 2 (0.21%) XAML
13 2 (0.21%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 64 (6.56%) Degree
2 62 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 45 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (1.33%) PMI Certification
6 13 (1.33%) PMP
7 11 (1.13%) DV Cleared
8 10 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (0.92%) ISEB
9 9 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.82%) MCSE
11 6 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (0.62%) MCSA
11 6 (0.62%) MOS
12 5 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.51%) CISSP
12 5 (0.51%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (8.21%) PMO
2 28 (2.87%) QA
3 23 (2.36%) SLA
4 11 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.13%) MiFID
5 10 (1.03%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.82%) COBIT
7 7 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.41%) GDPR
9 4 (0.41%) HL7
10 2 (0.21%) Basel III
10 2 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.10%) GCP
11 1 (0.10%) GxP
11 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.10%) P3O
11 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 157 (16.10%) Active Directory
2 36 (3.69%) Hyper-V
3 29 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.44%) vSphere
5 8 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.82%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.72%) BitLocker
6 7 (0.72%) XenApp
7 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.51%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.41%) DFS Replication
9 4 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.21%) UAG
11 2 (0.21%) XenServer
12 1 (0.10%) Samba
12 1 (0.10%) Squid
12 1 (0.10%) vCloud
12 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (3.38%) SCCM
2 11 (1.13%) Ansible
3 7 (0.72%) DatAdvantage
3 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (0.72%) Puppet
3 7 (0.72%) SCOM
4 6 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (0.51%) vCenter Server
6 4 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.41%) WSUS
7 3 (0.31%) FTK
7 3 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.31%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.21%) CSIRT
8 2 (0.21%) DameWare
8 2 (0.21%) IBM BigFix
8 2 (0.21%) QRadar
8 2 (0.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 344 (35.28%) Microsoft
2 50 (5.13%) VMware
3 47 (4.82%) SAP
4 46 (4.72%) Citrix
5 43 (4.41%) Oracle
6 33 (3.38%) Cisco
7 28 (2.87%) ServiceNow
8 25 (2.56%) HP
9 21 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
10 18 (1.85%) Splunk
11 16 (1.64%) Nintex
12 14 (1.44%) AppDynamics
12 14 (1.44%) Google
12 14 (1.44%) Remedy
13 13 (1.33%) Tableau
14 12 (1.23%) Apple
15 11 (1.13%) Adobe
16 10 (1.03%) Atlassian
17 9 (0.92%) IBM
17 9 (0.92%) MobileIron