Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 387 346
Rank change year-on-year -180 -41 -41
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 322 626 759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.60% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.89% 3.25% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 404 526
UK median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £258 £235 £254
90th Percentile £500 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 12
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +15.67% +48.89%
10th Percentile £19.60 £26.75 £14.50
90th Percentile £48.88 £56.75 £45.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% +17.65% +13.33%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17020 19258 20138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.64% 18.51% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11189 12483 12665
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £228
90th Percentile £606 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 478 608
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.52% +3.65% +14.29%

SharePoint 2013
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SharePoint 2013 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint 2013 in the UK

SharePoint 2013
Top 16 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 6 months to 20 November 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
England -180 302 £400 - 40
UK excluding London -108 187 £363 -3.33% 21
London -127 132 £425 +4.94% 23
North of England +25 54 £350 +1.82% 10
South East -44 40 £375 -3.23% 2
Yorkshire +7 32 £375 - 6
Midlands -37 32 £360 -7.10%
South West -21 30 £375 +2.74% 4
West Midlands +14 25 £438 +2.94%
North East +53 14 £333 +20.91%
Scotland -11 14 £335 -16.25% 4
East of England -20 12 £288 -29.23% 1
North West +3 8 £350 +3.70% 4
East Midlands -45 7 £340 -9.33%
Northern Ireland -52 3 £265 -
Wales +7 2 £413 -2.94%

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 322 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 147 (45.65%) Microsoft
3 134 (41.61%) Office 365
4 122 (37.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 100 (31.06%) Migration
5 100 (31.06%) .NET
6 93 (28.88%) PowerShell
7 84 (26.09%) C#
7 84 (26.09%) JavaScript
8 67 (20.81%) Windows
9 62 (19.25%) CSS
10 60 (18.63%) HTML
10 60 (18.63%) Active Directory
11 59 (18.32%) Security Cleared
12 57 (17.70%) SQL Server
13 51 (15.84%) Workflow
14 50 (15.53%) Windows Server
15 47 (14.60%) SC Cleared
15 47 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
16 45 (13.98%) SQL
17 41 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
18 38 (11.80%) Visual Studio
19 37 (11.49%) IIS
19 37 (11.49%) Nintex
20 36 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (11.18%) Finance
21 35 (10.87%) ASP.NET
21 35 (10.87%) ITIL
22 34 (10.56%) XML
22 34 (10.56%) Intranet

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
1 322 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 122 (37.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 37 (11.49%) IIS
4 31 (9.63%) MS Exchange
5 30 (9.32%) Skype for Business
6 28 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (7.45%) SharePoint Server
8 20 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (4.66%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.55%) NServiceBus
12 4 (1.24%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.62%) CMS
13 2 (0.62%) Documentum
13 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.62%) K2 blackpearl
13 2 (0.62%) MS Project Server
13 2 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (6.83%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (5.28%) InfoPath
4 13 (4.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (3.73%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.93%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Unit4 Business World
2 7 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 134 (41.61%) Office 365
2 27 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.28%) OneDrive
4 11 (3.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (2.80%) Yammer
6 1 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.56%) Intranet
2 27 (8.39%) Skype
3 16 (4.97%) DNS
4 8 (2.48%) NetScaler
5 6 (1.86%) Extranet
6 5 (1.55%) Internet
6 5 (1.55%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.24%) DHCP
7 4 (1.24%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (1.24%) VoIP
7 4 (1.24%) WAN
8 3 (0.93%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.93%) LAN
8 3 (0.93%) VPN
9 1 (0.31%) DMZ
9 1 (0.31%) PBX
9 1 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.31%) SMS
9 1 (0.31%) SSL
9 1 (0.31%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (4.35%) EDRMS
4 12 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.80%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (2.17%) Power BI
9 5 (1.55%) Qlik Sense
10 4 (1.24%) QlikView
11 3 (0.93%) MySQL
11 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.62%) IDOL
13 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 41 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (11.80%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.73%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.48%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (0.62%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.62%) JIRA
7 1 (0.31%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.31%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.31%) NUnit
General
1 36 (11.18%) Finance
2 30 (9.32%) Advertising
3 8 (2.48%) Marketing
4 7 (2.17%) Electronics
4 7 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.86%) Legal
6 4 (1.24%) Banking
6 4 (1.24%) Retail
7 3 (0.93%) German Language
7 3 (0.93%) Publishing
8 2 (0.62%) Law
9 1 (0.31%) Local Government
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (34.47%) Developer
2 108 (33.54%) SharePoint Developer
3 43 (13.35%) Consultant
4 38 (11.80%) Analyst
5 37 (11.49%) Administrator
5 37 (11.49%) SharePoint Administrator
6 32 (9.94%) SharePoint Consultant
7 20 (6.21%) Project Manager
8 16 (4.97%) Architect
8 16 (4.97%) SharePoint Engineer
9 14 (4.35%) SharePoint Architect
9 14 (4.35%) Technical Leader
10 13 (4.04%) SharePoint Analyst
11 12 (3.73%) Business Analyst
11 12 (3.73%) SharePoint Specialist
12 11 (3.42%) .NET Developer
13 10 (3.11%) SharePoint Project Manager
14 8 (2.48%) Office 365 Consultant
14 8 (2.48%) SharePoint Support
14 8 (2.48%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (31.06%) .NET
2 62 (19.25%) CSS
3 60 (18.63%) HTML
4 35 (10.87%) ASP.NET
5 34 (10.56%) jQuery
5 34 (10.56%) XML
6 19 (5.90%) REST
7 18 (5.59%) AngularJS
8 16 (4.97%) Web Services
8 16 (4.97%) XSLT
9 13 (4.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (3.73%) .NET Framework
11 9 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (2.48%) Entity Framework
12 8 (2.48%) HTML5
12 8 (2.48%) JSON
13 7 (2.17%) React
13 7 (2.17%) WCF
14 6 (1.86%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (1.86%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.04%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.80%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.17%) STB
5 5 (1.55%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.55%) Driving Licence
5 5 (1.55%) User Experience
6 4 (1.24%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.24%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.93%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.93%) Derivative
7 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (0.93%) Equities
7 3 (0.93%) iPhone
7 3 (0.93%) RIA
8 2 (0.62%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.62%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.31%) iPad
9 1 (0.31%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 67 (20.81%) Windows
2 50 (15.53%) Windows Server
3 33 (10.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (10.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (3.11%) Windows 10
6 8 (2.48%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.55%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.55%) Linux
8 4 (1.24%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.93%) CentOS
10 2 (0.62%) Android
10 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.62%) Unix
10 2 (0.62%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.31%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (31.06%) Migration
2 51 (15.84%) Workflow
3 36 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (10.87%) ITIL
5 26 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (7.45%) MVC
7 21 (6.52%) Content Management
8 20 (6.21%) Document Management
9 19 (5.90%) Project Management
10 14 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
10 14 (4.35%) Load Balancing
11 13 (4.04%) High Availability
11 13 (4.04%) Records Management
11 13 (4.04%) Web Development
12 12 (3.73%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (3.73%) Data Migration
12 12 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (3.42%) Front End Development
14 10 (3.11%) Change Management
14 10 (3.11%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (28.88%) PowerShell
2 84 (26.09%) C#
2 84 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 45 (13.98%) SQL
4 7 (2.17%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.55%) Java
6 4 (1.24%) VB
7 3 (0.93%) PHP
7 3 (0.93%) TypeScript
7 3 (0.93%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.62%) VBScript
9 1 (0.31%) VB6
9 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (18.32%) Security Cleared
2 47 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (14.60%) SC Cleared
3 34 (10.56%) Degree
4 33 (10.25%) MCSE
5 9 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (2.48%) MCSA
7 6 (1.86%) CBAP
7 6 (1.86%) IIBA
8 5 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.93%) MCSD
11 2 (0.62%) MCPD
12 1 (0.31%) APMP
12 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.31%) IBM Certification
12 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.31%) PMP
12 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.42%) PMO
2 4 (1.24%) QA
2 4 (1.24%) SLA
3 3 (0.93%) COBIT
4 2 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.62%) GDPR
System Software
1 60 (18.63%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.42%) Virtual Servers
3 10 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.48%) Brightmail
4 8 (2.48%) vSphere
5 7 (2.17%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.93%) Samba
6 3 (0.93%) Squid
6 3 (0.93%) UAG
6 3 (0.93%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (3.42%) SCCM
2 10 (3.11%) SCOM
3 3 (0.93%) Nagios
3 3 (0.93%) Webmin
3 3 (0.93%) Xymon
4 2 (0.62%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.31%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 147 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.49%) Nintex
3 14 (4.35%) VMware
4 12 (3.73%) HP
4 12 (3.73%) NetApp
5 10 (3.11%) Citrix
6 8 (2.48%) IronPort
6 8 (2.48%) SAP
7 6 (1.86%) Cisco
8 5 (1.55%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.24%) Lotus
9 4 (1.24%) Mitel
10 3 (0.93%) Apple
10 3 (0.93%) Veeam
11 1 (0.31%) BEA
11 1 (0.31%) Dell KACE
11 1 (0.31%) iManage
11 1 (0.31%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.31%) Sage
11 1 (0.31%) ServiceNow