The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 3 months to 22 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 2013
UK
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 404 378 340
Rank change year-on-year -26 -38  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 192 283 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.53% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.57% 2.96% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 190 226
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £260 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year -6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £48.75 £48.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +225.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £40.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £15.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £48.75 £14.15
% change year-on-year +2.56% +244.58%  

SharePoint 2013 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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7469 9549 9957
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.69% 17.84% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4785 6312 6092
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £571 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 213 367
Median hourly rate £18.45 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.89% -5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.80 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.26 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.34% -12.50%  

SharePoint 2013
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SharePoint 2013 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint 2013 in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint 2013 in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 22 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint 2013 in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint 2013 in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 22 May 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint 2013 in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 over the 3 months to 22 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
England -18 187 £375 -6.25% 52
London -6 66 £400 -5.88% 23
South East +12 48 £400 +5.26% 8
West Midlands +49 26 £325 -16.12% 2
Hampshire +30 21 £386 -0.32%
North East +46 14 £275 -6.77% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 11 £350 -0.07%
Milton Keynes 0 10 £350 -5.47%
East Midlands -20 10 £288 -28.12%
Staffordshire - 10 £300 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +51 8 £215 -24.56%
Tyne and Wear +50 8 £215 -24.56%
South West -18 8 £375 +13.63% 2
Stoke-on-Trent - 8 £264 -
City of London -19 7 £98 -77.05% 3
Birmingham +23 6 £325 - 2
Berkshire +11 6 £450 +2.85% 1
East of England +8 6 £450 +60.71% 4
Surrey +1 6 £475 +34.75% 5
North West -8 6 £350 -13.84% 8
Northampton -3 5 £450 -10.00%
Northamptonshire -13 5 £450 -
Eastleigh - 5 £400 -
Derbyshire -11 4 £125 -56.52%
Derby -17 4 £125 +12.61%
Hook - 4 £320 -
Shropshire +26 3 £330 +20.00%
Yorkshire +15 3 £325 -13.33% 3
Cheshire +6 3 £350 -17.64% 1
Southampton 0 3 £388 -

For the 6 months to 22 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SharePoint 2013.

1 430 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 197 (45.81%) Microsoft
3 151 (35.12%) Office 365
4 136 (31.63%) .NET
5 132 (30.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 121 (28.14%) Security Cleared
7 113 (26.28%) Migration
8 112 (26.05%) C#
9 111 (25.81%) JavaScript
10 105 (24.42%) Windows
11 102 (23.72%) SQL Server
12 98 (22.79%) HTML
13 92 (21.40%) SC Cleared
14 85 (19.77%) PowerShell
14 85 (19.77%) CSS
15 78 (18.14%) Active Directory
16 68 (15.81%) Microsoft Office
17 67 (15.58%) SQL
18 64 (14.88%) jQuery
19 60 (13.95%) ITIL
20 57 (13.26%) Skype for Business
21 56 (13.02%) Windows Server
22 51 (11.86%) MS Exchange
23 50 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
24 49 (11.40%) Exchange Server 2010
25 48 (11.16%) Skype
26 47 (10.93%) Microsoft Certification
27 44 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2013
28 43 (10.00%) Intranet
28 43 (10.00%) Advertising

SharePoint 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 430 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 132 (30.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 57 (13.26%) Skype for Business
4 51 (11.86%) MS Exchange
5 49 (11.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 44 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 33 (7.67%) IIS
8 28 (6.51%) Office Communications Server
9 24 (5.58%) SharePoint Server
10 13 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2003
11 10 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (1.63%) IBM Notes
13 5 (1.16%) K2 blackpearl
14 4 (0.93%) MS Project Server
15 3 (0.70%) OpenStack
16 2 (0.47%) Apache
16 2 (0.47%) CMS
17 1 (0.23%) Documentum
17 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 68 (15.81%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.16%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) InVision
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.47%) Changepoint
3 2 (0.47%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) FRx
4 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 151 (35.12%) Office 365
2 30 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.33%) IaaS
4 9 (2.09%) OneDrive
5 8 (1.86%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (1.63%) PaaS
7 4 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.93%) Yammer
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.47%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (11.16%) Skype
2 43 (10.00%) Intranet
3 33 (7.67%) DNS
4 25 (5.81%) DHCP
5 12 (2.79%) Remote Desktop
6 10 (2.33%) Internet
7 7 (1.63%) Extranet
8 6 (1.40%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.40%) VPN
9 4 (0.93%) SSL
10 3 (0.70%) LAN
10 3 (0.70%) NetScaler
10 3 (0.70%) SAN
10 3 (0.70%) WAN
11 2 (0.47%) DMZ
11 2 (0.47%) Firewall
12 1 (0.23%) MPLS
12 1 (0.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (23.72%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 33 (7.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.72%) Power BI
6 15 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
9 9 (2.09%) EDRMS
10 7 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.16%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.70%) MySQL
14 2 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.47%) QlikView
14 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Power View
15 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
15 1 (0.23%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 33 (7.67%) Visual Studio
2 23 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.09%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.63%) MSTest
5 6 (1.40%) Selenium
5 6 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (1.16%) Moq
6 5 (1.16%) webpack
7 4 (0.93%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.93%) NuGet
7 4 (0.93%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.70%) Grunt
8 3 (0.70%) gulp
8 3 (0.70%) JIRA
8 3 (0.70%) NUnit
9 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 43 (10.00%) Advertising
2 41 (9.53%) Finance
3 12 (2.79%) Marketing
4 11 (2.56%) Legal
5 10 (2.33%) Publishing
6 8 (1.86%) Electronics
6 8 (1.86%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.16%) Local Government
8 4 (0.93%) Banking
9 2 (0.47%) Back Office
9 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.47%) Retail
10 1 (0.23%) Billing
10 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 173 (40.23%) Developer
2 163 (37.91%) SharePoint Developer
3 50 (11.63%) Analyst
4 49 (11.40%) Administrator
5 48 (11.16%) SharePoint Administrator
6 41 (9.53%) Consultant
7 32 (7.44%) SharePoint Consultant
8 29 (6.74%) Architect
9 21 (4.88%) Messaging Engineer
10 20 (4.65%) SharePoint Architect
11 19 (4.42%) Messaging Support
12 18 (4.19%) SharePoint Analyst
13 15 (3.49%) .NET Developer
13 15 (3.49%) Support Engineer
14 14 (3.26%) SharePoint Engineer
15 13 (3.02%) Messaging Support Engineer
16 10 (2.33%) Business Analyst
16 10 (2.33%) Designer
17 9 (2.09%) Project Manager
17 9 (2.09%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (31.63%) .NET
2 98 (22.79%) HTML
3 85 (19.77%) CSS
4 64 (14.88%) jQuery
5 40 (9.30%) ASP.NET
6 32 (7.44%) AngularJS
7 29 (6.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 26 (6.05%) HTML5
9 23 (5.35%) Web Services
10 22 (5.12%) XML
11 18 (4.19%) .NET Framework
12 16 (3.72%) RESTful
13 15 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (3.26%) React
15 13 (3.02%) WCF
16 11 (2.56%) Ajax
16 11 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (2.56%) CSS3
17 9 (2.09%) Entity Framework
17 9 (2.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.42%) Blackberry
2 15 (3.49%) User Experience
3 13 (3.02%) Virtual Team
4 11 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.56%) Taxonomies
5 10 (2.33%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.63%) e-Learning
8 5 (1.16%) NHS
9 4 (0.93%) Clustering
9 4 (0.93%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (0.93%) PKI
10 3 (0.70%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.70%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.70%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.70%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.47%) RIA
11 2 (0.47%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 105 (24.42%) Windows
2 56 (13.02%) Windows Server
3 50 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (7.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (6.51%) Windows 10
6 25 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (4.19%) Windows 7
8 16 (3.72%) Linux
9 14 (3.26%) Apple iOS
10 10 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.86%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.40%) Android
12 6 (1.40%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.16%) CentOS
14 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (26.28%) Migration
2 60 (13.95%) ITIL
3 41 (9.53%) Workflow
4 36 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (7.67%) Content Management
6 32 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (7.44%) MVC
7 24 (5.58%) Project Management
8 20 (4.65%) Information Architecture
9 18 (4.19%) Document Management
9 18 (4.19%) Records Management
10 16 (3.72%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (3.26%) Change Management
11 14 (3.26%) CRM
12 13 (3.02%) Service Delivery
13 12 (2.79%) DevOps
13 12 (2.79%) Scrum
13 12 (2.79%) TDD
13 12 (2.79%) Web Development
13 12 (2.79%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 112 (26.05%) C#
2 111 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 85 (19.77%) PowerShell
4 67 (15.58%) SQL
5 33 (7.67%) VB
6 8 (1.86%) VB.NET
6 8 (1.86%) VBA
7 7 (1.63%) VB6
7 7 (1.63%) VBScript
8 6 (1.40%) TypeScript
9 5 (1.16%) ES6
9 5 (1.16%) PHP
9 5 (1.16%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.93%) F#
10 4 (0.93%) Python
11 2 (0.47%) C
11 2 (0.47%) C++
11 2 (0.47%) Java
12 1 (0.23%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 121 (28.14%) Security Cleared
2 92 (21.40%) SC Cleared
3 47 (10.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (5.12%) Degree
5 18 (4.19%) MCSE
6 11 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.86%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (1.40%) MCP
9 5 (1.16%) MCITP
9 5 (1.16%) MCSA
10 4 (0.93%) MCPD
10 4 (0.93%) MCSD
11 2 (0.47%) CCNA
11 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.23%) GISP
12 1 (0.23%) MCTS
12 1 (0.23%) PgMP
12 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (0.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (0.93%) QA
3 3 (0.70%) SLA
4 2 (0.47%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) PMO
5 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 78 (18.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.26%) Hyper-V
3 11 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (1.86%) DFS Replication
6 6 (1.40%) UAG
6 6 (1.40%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.93%) vSphere
8 3 (0.70%) Samba
8 3 (0.70%) Squid
8 3 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.70%) XenApp
9 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (3.26%) SCCM
2 5 (1.16%) SCDPM
3 4 (0.93%) Puppet
4 3 (0.70%) Nagios
4 3 (0.70%) Webmin
4 3 (0.70%) WSUS
4 3 (0.70%) Xymon
5 2 (0.47%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.47%) vMotion
6 1 (0.23%) OVSD
6 1 (0.23%) SCOM
6 1 (0.23%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 197 (45.81%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.81%) Nintex
3 21 (4.88%) Citrix
4 17 (3.95%) VMware
5 16 (3.72%) SAP
6 15 (3.49%) Red Hat
7 14 (3.26%) HP
8 7 (1.63%) Lotus
9 6 (1.40%) Altiris
9 6 (1.40%) Trend Micro
10 5 (1.16%) MobileIron
10 5 (1.16%) Oracle
11 4 (0.93%) Veeam
12 3 (0.70%) Remedy
13 2 (0.47%) Apple
13 2 (0.47%) CA
13 2 (0.47%) Cognos
13 2 (0.47%) Meridio
13 2 (0.47%) NetApp
13 2 (0.47%) Sun
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