Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for SharePoint 2013 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 6 months to 23 October 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 2013
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 454 413 339
Rank change year-on-year -41 -74 -10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 197 225 382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.36% 0.43% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.19% 2.60% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 159 235
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £306 £212 £275
90th Percentile £475 £475 £538
UK median daily rate £413 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +6.58% -3.13% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +28.79%
10th Percentile £24.25 £33.13 £27.55
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £56.75
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.05% +18.75% +77.78%

SharePoint 2013 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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 9,014 8,643 10,595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 16.37% 16.46% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,460 5,250 6,619
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £255 £238 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £420
% change year-on-year +1.12% +5.95% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 310 385
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £11.79 £10.73 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £48.75 £45.45
UK median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SharePoint 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing SharePoint 2013 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint 2013 in the UK excluding London

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint 2013 in the UK excluding London

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint 2013 in the UK excluding London

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint 2013 in the UK excluding London

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint 2013 in the UK excluding London

SharePoint 2013
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
South East +15 80 £400 - 12
North of England -39 37 £313 -10.71% 14
Scotland -3 32 £408 +21.64% 2
North West +2 23 £260 -25.71% 7
East of England +14 18 £425 +21.43% 6
Yorkshire -28 13 £325 -13.33% 5
South West -35 12 £425 +13.33% 6
Midlands -39 12 £425 +25.00% 6
East Midlands +5 6 £438 +28.68% 4
West Midlands -44 6 £413 +10.00% 2
Wales -17 5 £425 +6.25%
Northern Ireland +33 1 - -
North East -22 1 £450 +59.29% 2
SharePoint 2013
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for SharePoint 2013.

1 197 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 109 (55.33%) PowerShell
3 97 (49.24%) Microsoft
4 91 (46.19%) Office 365
5 82 (41.62%) C#
6 72 (36.55%) .NET
7 64 (32.49%) Migration
8 62 (31.47%) SQL Server
8 62 (31.47%) JavaScript
9 61 (30.96%) CSS
10 59 (29.95%) Windows
11 57 (28.93%) Visual Studio
12 55 (27.92%) jQuery
13 52 (26.40%) Security Cleared
14 50 (25.38%) Team Foundation Server
15 46 (23.35%) Workflow
16 44 (22.34%) Nintex
17 41 (20.81%) SharePoint 2010
18 38 (19.29%) Microsoft Azure
18 38 (19.29%) SQL
18 38 (19.29%) Active Directory
19 35 (17.77%) HTML
20 34 (17.26%) MS Exchange
21 32 (16.24%) SC Cleared
21 32 (16.24%) REST
22 31 (15.74%) Microsoft Certification
22 31 (15.74%) IIS
22 31 (15.74%) ASP.NET
22 31 (15.74%) Problem-Solving
23 30 (15.23%) Windows Server

SharePoint 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding 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
1 197 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 41 (20.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 34 (17.26%) MS Exchange
4 31 (15.74%) IIS
5 30 (15.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (10.15%) SharePoint Server
7 16 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (8.12%) Skype for Business
8 12 (6.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (3.05%) OpenStack
10 4 (2.03%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.51%) CMS
11 1 (0.51%) Documentum
11 1 (0.51%) Drupal
11 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (8.12%) InfoPath
2 13 (6.60%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.51%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 91 (46.19%) Office 365
2 38 (19.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (9.14%) OneDrive
4 11 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (5.58%) Yammer
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.51%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.63%) DNS
2 12 (6.09%) Kerberos
3 9 (4.57%) LAN
4 6 (3.05%) WAN
5 5 (2.54%) Firewall
5 5 (2.54%) Internet
5 5 (2.54%) SSL
5 5 (2.54%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.52%) Intranet
7 2 (1.02%) Skype
7 2 (1.02%) SMS
8 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (31.47%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.60%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.58%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.52%) MS Access
7 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.51%) Big Data
8 1 (0.51%) Biml
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.51%) MySQL
8 1 (0.51%) Power BI
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 57 (28.93%) Visual Studio
2 50 (25.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (7.11%) Visual Studio Code
4 13 (6.60%) NUnit
5 5 (2.54%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (5.58%) Law
2 6 (3.05%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.03%) Finance
3 4 (2.03%) Retail
4 3 (1.52%) Publishing
5 2 (1.02%) Advertising
5 2 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (38.58%) Developer
2 75 (38.07%) SharePoint Developer
3 25 (12.69%) Administrator
3 25 (12.69%) SharePoint Administrator
4 19 (9.64%) SharePoint Engineer
5 17 (8.63%) Consultant
5 17 (8.63%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (7.11%) SharePoint Consultant
7 13 (6.60%) Office 365 Engineer
8 12 (6.09%) Analyst
9 11 (5.58%) SharePoint Analyst
9 11 (5.58%) SharePoint Specialist
10 9 (4.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.06%) SharePoint Support
12 7 (3.55%) Architect
12 7 (3.55%) Office 365 Consultant
12 7 (3.55%) SharePoint Architect
13 6 (3.05%) C# Developer
13 6 (3.05%) Project Manager
13 6 (3.05%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (36.55%) .NET
2 61 (30.96%) CSS
3 55 (27.92%) jQuery
4 35 (17.77%) HTML
5 32 (16.24%) REST
6 31 (15.74%) ASP.NET
7 30 (15.23%) XML
8 28 (14.21%) AngularJS
9 26 (13.20%) React
10 20 (10.15%) KnockoutJS
11 18 (9.14%) .NET Framework
12 17 (8.63%) XSLT
13 15 (7.61%) CSS3
13 15 (7.61%) HTML5
14 13 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (5.58%) CAML
16 9 (4.57%) Node.js
17 5 (2.54%) Web Services
18 4 (2.03%) Redux
19 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.66%) Computer Science
2 19 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.06%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.05%) Fat Client
4 6 (3.05%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.02%) Clustering
6 2 (1.02%) CMDB
6 2 (1.02%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.02%) PKI
6 2 (1.02%) User Experience
6 2 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.51%) iPad
7 1 (0.51%) iPhone
7 1 (0.51%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 59 (29.95%) Windows
2 30 (15.23%) Windows Server
3 24 (12.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (9.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (6.09%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.08%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.03%) Linux
7 4 (2.03%) Unix
8 3 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.52%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (32.49%) Migration
2 46 (23.35%) Workflow
3 31 (15.74%) Problem-Solving
4 30 (15.23%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (14.72%) ITIL
6 19 (9.64%) Change Management
7 18 (9.14%) High Availability
8 17 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (8.63%) Data Migration
9 15 (7.61%) MVC
9 15 (7.61%) Runbook
9 15 (7.61%) Server Monitoring
10 14 (7.11%) Records Management
11 13 (6.60%) SDLC
12 12 (6.09%) Content Management
12 12 (6.09%) Mentoring
12 12 (6.09%) Presales
13 10 (5.08%) Service Delivery
13 10 (5.08%) Service Management
13 10 (5.08%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 109 (55.33%) PowerShell
2 82 (41.62%) C#
3 62 (31.47%) JavaScript
4 38 (19.29%) SQL
5 14 (7.11%) TypeScript
6 5 (2.54%) VBA
7 4 (2.03%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.52%) VB
8 3 (1.52%) VB6
9 2 (1.02%) C
9 2 (1.02%) C++
9 2 (1.02%) Java
9 2 (1.02%) LotusScript
9 2 (1.02%) Python
9 2 (1.02%) Ruby
9 2 (1.02%) VBScript
10 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (26.40%) Security Cleared
2 32 (16.24%) SC Cleared
3 31 (15.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (11.68%) Degree
5 19 (9.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (9.64%) MCSE
6 13 (6.60%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.54%) MCDBA
7 5 (2.54%) MCITP
8 2 (1.02%) MCSD
9 1 (0.51%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.55%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (19.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.03%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) SCCM
2 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 97 (49.24%) Microsoft
2 44 (22.34%) Nintex
3 13 (6.60%) VMware
4 11 (5.58%) Sony
5 9 (4.57%) Citrix
6 5 (2.54%) HP
6 5 (2.54%) Trend Micro
7 4 (2.03%) Lotus
7 4 (2.03%) Oracle
8 3 (1.52%) F5
8 3 (1.52%) SAP
9 2 (1.02%) Remedy
10 1 (0.51%) Altiris
10 1 (0.51%) Apple
10 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow