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 3 months to 30 May 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
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 88 68
Rank change year-on-year -22 -20  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 448 589 704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.26% 2.71% 3.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.88% 14.81% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 426 451
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 27
Median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £17.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +39.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £26.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.96 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -5.20% -11.11%  

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 3477 3977 4116
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.52% 18.32% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2440 2878 2707
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 118
Median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.15% -5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £26.45 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.43%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 30 May 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 3 months to 30 May 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 3 months to 30 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -31 67 £413 +3.12% 26
Canary Wharf -1 5 £588 +17.50%
Uxbridge - 5 - -
West Drayton - 5 £125 -
Brentford - 3 £433 - 1
West End of London +5 2 £314 -12.77%
Docklands, London +2 2 £613 +75.00%
Hammersmith - 2 £338 -
Wimbledon +3 1 £360 -10.00%
Westminster +1 1 £550 +150.00% 1
Ilford +1 1 £400 -
Feltham 0 1 - -
Croydon -3 1 £325 +85.71%
Barnet - 1 £200 -
Harrow - 1 £425 -
Morden - 1 - - 1
Twickenham - 1 £363 -
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 424 (40.77%) Microsoft
2 308 (29.62%) Office 365
3 252 (24.23%) Windows
4 238 (22.88%) SQL Server
5 225 (21.63%) Finance
6 187 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
7 184 (17.69%) SQL
8 179 (17.21%) Microsoft Azure
9 178 (17.12%) SharePoint 2013
10 168 (16.15%) .NET
11 160 (15.38%) Active Directory
12 157 (15.10%) Migration
13 155 (14.90%) Microsoft Office
14 148 (14.23%) JavaScript
15 145 (13.94%) HTML
16 143 (13.75%) CRM
17 140 (13.46%) C#
18 131 (12.60%) Project Management
19 127 (12.21%) Microsoft Excel
20 123 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
21 122 (11.73%) CSS
22 121 (11.63%) Skype for Business
23 111 (10.67%) Dynamics CRM
24 110 (10.58%) PowerShell
25 104 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
26 91 (8.75%) Security Cleared
27 87 (8.37%) ITIL
28 86 (8.27%) Scrum
28 86 (8.27%) Skype
29 85 (8.17%) jQuery

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
1 178 (17.12%) SharePoint 2013
2 121 (11.63%) Skype for Business
3 81 (7.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 51 (4.90%) BizTalk Server
4 51 (4.90%) IIS
5 47 (4.52%) MS Exchange
6 37 (3.56%) CMS
7 24 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (1.25%) Confluence
10 11 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (1.06%) MS Project Server
10 11 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
12 7 (0.67%) Magnolia
12 7 (0.67%) SAS
13 5 (0.48%) Drupal
13 5 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.38%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 155 (14.90%) Microsoft Office
2 127 (12.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 67 (6.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 54 (5.19%) MS Visio
5 50 (4.81%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.67%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.096%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.096%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.096%) InDesign
9 1 (0.096%) InVision
Business Applications
1 111 (10.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 48 (4.62%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.096%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.096%) Magento
7 1 (0.096%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.096%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 308 (29.62%) Office 365
2 179 (17.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (6.44%) OneDrive
4 48 (4.62%) Yammer
5 43 (4.13%) IaaS
6 30 (2.88%) PaaS
7 26 (2.50%) SaaS
8 25 (2.40%) Azure Active Directory
9 15 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.29%) Slack
11 3 (0.29%) Trello
12 2 (0.19%) AWS OpsWorks
12 2 (0.19%) Google Play
13 1 (0.096%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.096%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.096%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (8.27%) Skype
2 82 (7.88%) Intranet
3 43 (4.13%) WAN
4 42 (4.04%) DNS
5 38 (3.65%) Firewall
6 36 (3.46%) LAN
7 33 (3.17%) DHCP
8 29 (2.79%) VPN
9 28 (2.69%) Internet
10 19 (1.83%) SAN
11 18 (1.73%) Extranet
12 17 (1.63%) HTTP
13 16 (1.54%) MPLS
14 13 (1.25%) VoIP
15 12 (1.15%) TCP/IP
16 11 (1.06%) Network Security
16 11 (1.06%) SSL
16 11 (1.06%) Unified Communications
17 8 (0.77%) LDAP
18 7 (0.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (22.88%) SQL Server
2 83 (7.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 70 (6.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (2.69%) Power BI
8 24 (2.31%) Relational Database
9 16 (1.54%) EDRMS
10 12 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (0.77%) MySQL
12 8 (0.77%) OLAP
12 8 (0.77%) QlikView
12 8 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (0.58%) MS Access
13 6 (0.58%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 82 (7.88%) JIRA
2 70 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 22 (2.12%) Git (software)
5 10 (0.96%) NUnit
6 9 (0.87%) Axure RP
6 9 (0.87%) Jenkins
7 8 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (0.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 7 (0.67%) MSTest
9 6 (0.58%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.48%) Hudson
11 4 (0.38%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.29%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.29%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.29%) Subversion
13 1 (0.096%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.096%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 225 (21.63%) Finance
2 68 (6.54%) Banking
3 58 (5.58%) Legal
4 57 (5.48%) Retail
5 41 (3.94%) Advertising
6 17 (1.63%) Investment Banking
6 17 (1.63%) Marketing
7 16 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 10 (0.96%) Back Office
8 10 (0.96%) Law
9 7 (0.67%) French Language
9 7 (0.67%) Local Government
10 6 (0.58%) Publishing
11 5 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.48%) Front Office
11 5 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.29%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.29%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 288 (27.69%) Developer
2 165 (15.87%) SharePoint Developer
3 149 (14.33%) Analyst
4 108 (10.38%) Architect
5 84 (8.08%) Project Manager
6 80 (7.69%) Consultant
7 58 (5.58%) Business Analyst
8 51 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
9 38 (3.65%) Administrator
10 35 (3.37%) Microsoft Developer
11 32 (3.08%) SharePoint Project Manager
12 31 (2.98%) .NET Developer
13 30 (2.88%) SharePoint Consultant
14 27 (2.60%) Dynamics AX Developer
14 27 (2.60%) Office 365 Architect
14 27 (2.60%) SharePoint Architect
15 25 (2.40%) Microsoft Consultant
16 23 (2.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 23 (2.21%) Service Analyst
16 23 (2.21%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (16.15%) .NET
2 145 (13.94%) HTML
3 122 (11.73%) CSS
4 85 (8.17%) jQuery
5 82 (7.88%) Web Services
6 75 (7.21%) WCF
7 68 (6.54%) HTML5
8 49 (4.71%) AngularJS
9 48 (4.62%) ASP.NET
10 40 (3.85%) CSS3
11 37 (3.56%) XML
12 25 (2.40%) REST
13 23 (2.21%) COM
14 22 (2.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (1.83%) .NET Framework
16 18 (1.73%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (1.44%) RESTful
18 14 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
19 12 (1.15%) Middleware
19 12 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (4.62%) User Experience
3 40 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 27 (2.60%) Data Centre
5 17 (1.63%) Virtual Team
6 16 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.35%) Computer Science
7 14 (1.35%) e-Learning
8 10 (0.96%) Blackberry
8 10 (0.96%) PKI
8 10 (0.96%) Taxonomies
9 9 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 8 (0.77%) Clustering
10 8 (0.77%) Wiki
11 7 (0.67%) Life Science
11 7 (0.67%) NHS
12 6 (0.58%) Fintech
12 6 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.58%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.58%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 252 (24.23%) Windows
2 66 (6.35%) Windows Server
3 54 (5.19%) Windows 7
4 49 (4.71%) Windows 10
5 36 (3.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (1.83%) Linux
8 18 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.15%) Windows 8
10 11 (1.06%) Unix
11 10 (0.96%) Android
11 10 (0.96%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.58%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.38%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.19%) OpenVMS
16 1 (0.096%) CentOS
16 1 (0.096%) pSOS
16 1 (0.096%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.096%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (15.10%) Migration
3 143 (13.75%) CRM
4 131 (12.60%) Project Management
5 123 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
6 104 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 87 (8.37%) ITIL
8 86 (8.27%) Scrum
9 70 (6.73%) Change Management
10 68 (6.54%) ERP
11 67 (6.44%) PRINCE2
12 64 (6.15%) TDD
12 64 (6.15%) Workflow
13 61 (5.87%) MVC
14 60 (5.77%) Business Analysis
15 56 (5.38%) Document Management
16 43 (4.13%) Information Architecture
16 43 (4.13%) SDLC
17 40 (3.85%) TOGAF
18 39 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 184 (17.69%) SQL
2 148 (14.23%) JavaScript
3 140 (13.46%) C#
4 110 (10.58%) PowerShell
5 27 (2.60%) VBA
6 24 (2.31%) T-SQL
7 20 (1.92%) C
7 20 (1.92%) VB
8 14 (1.35%) Java
9 9 (0.87%) PHP
9 9 (0.87%) Shell Script
10 8 (0.77%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.58%) Python
11 6 (0.58%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.38%) C++
13 3 (0.29%) R
14 2 (0.19%) Perl
14 2 (0.19%) VB6
14 2 (0.19%) X++
14 2 (0.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 91 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 64 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 55 (5.29%) Degree
4 35 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (1.73%) PMP
6 17 (1.63%) MCSE
6 17 (1.63%) PMI Certification
7 14 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (1.15%) MCITP
9 10 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (0.77%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.77%) ISEB
11 7 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.67%) MCP
11 7 (0.67%) MCSA
12 6 (0.58%) CISSP
12 6 (0.58%) Master's Degree
13 5 (0.48%) MAPM
14 4 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.13%) PMO
2 18 (1.73%) QA
3 12 (1.15%) SLA
4 10 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.67%) COBIT
5 7 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.48%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.38%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.29%) MiFID
8 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.19%) Basel III
9 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.096%) GCP
10 1 (0.096%) GxP
10 1 (0.096%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.096%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.096%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.096%) SEPA
System Software
1 160 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 41 (3.94%) Hyper-V
3 34 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (0.87%) BitLocker
6 6 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (0.58%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.58%) XenApp
7 5 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.48%) vSphere
8 4 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.29%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.29%) UAG
9 3 (0.29%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.19%) RACF
10 2 (0.19%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.096%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 46 (4.42%) SCCM
2 18 (1.73%) SCOM
3 13 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (0.96%) Puppet
5 9 (0.87%) Backup Exec
6 8 (0.77%) Ansible
6 8 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.67%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.48%) WSUS
9 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.29%) IBM BigFix
10 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (0.29%) QRadar
10 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 3 (0.29%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.19%) CSIRT
11 2 (0.19%) DatAdvantage
11 2 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.096%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 424 (40.77%) Microsoft
2 64 (6.15%) VMware
3 57 (5.48%) SAP
4 38 (3.65%) Oracle
5 37 (3.56%) Citrix
6 31 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
7 28 (2.69%) Cisco
8 27 (2.60%) HP
9 19 (1.83%) ServiceNow
10 16 (1.54%) Remedy
11 15 (1.44%) Apple
12 14 (1.35%) Infor
13 10 (0.96%) Altiris
14 9 (0.87%) CheckPoint
14 9 (0.87%) Dell
14 9 (0.87%) iManage
14 9 (0.87%) Sophos
15 8 (0.77%) Avaya
16 7 (0.67%) Genesys
16 7 (0.67%) Symantec
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