Period
to 23 August 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 23 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 2013
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 507 383 338
Rank change year-on-year -124 -45 -21
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 354 658 774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.19% 3.32% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 437 518
UK median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £210 £260 £250
90th Percentile £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% -0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 15
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.79% +73.33% -
10th Percentile £27.78 £26.65 £14.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £52.85 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year +16.56% +23.48% -26.67%

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 16147 19842 20122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.81% 18.35% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10428 13052 12443
UK median daily rate £438 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 489 695
UK median hourly rate £19.56 £20.39 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.06% +1.95% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.83 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £20.73 £19.46
% change year-on-year -6.92% +6.55% +11.17%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 23 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
England -134 332 £375 -6.25% 45
UK excluding London -98 218 £350 -6.67% 25
London -83 135 £425 +6.25% 20
South East -34 60 £400 +5.26% 7
Midlands -24 53 £325 -16.13% 1
North of England -4 43 £290 -17.14% 11
West Midlands +44 37 £313 -13.79% 1
South West -24 27 £375 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire +21 18 £375 -3.85% 6
East Midlands -59 16 £340 -15.00%
North East +50 15 £275 -6.78% 2
Scotland +26 14 £335 -20.24%
East of England -9 13 £450 +38.46% 5
North West -19 10 £350 -12.50% 3
Wales +3 4 £400 -8.57%
Northern Ireland -49 4 £265 -33.75%

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 354 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 160 (45.20%) Microsoft
3 134 (37.85%) Office 365
4 120 (33.90%) .NET
5 116 (32.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 94 (26.55%) Migration
7 93 (26.27%) C#
8 88 (24.86%) Windows
9 85 (24.01%) PowerShell
10 82 (23.16%) JavaScript
11 77 (21.75%) SQL Server
12 72 (20.34%) CSS
13 69 (19.49%) Active Directory
14 66 (18.64%) Security Cleared
15 60 (16.95%) HTML
16 53 (14.97%) Windows Server
17 51 (14.41%) SQL
18 50 (14.12%) ITIL
19 49 (13.84%) IIS
20 48 (13.56%) SC Cleared
21 46 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
22 43 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
22 43 (12.15%) jQuery
23 42 (11.86%) Finance
24 41 (11.58%) ASP.NET
25 39 (11.02%) Workflow
26 38 (10.73%) MS Exchange
26 38 (10.73%) Skype for Business
27 37 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
27 37 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012

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
1 354 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 116 (32.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 49 (13.84%) IIS
4 38 (10.73%) MS Exchange
4 38 (10.73%) Skype for Business
5 37 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (8.19%) SharePoint Server
7 28 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (3.11%) Office Communications Server
9 9 (2.54%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.98%) IBM Notes
11 6 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.13%) CMS
13 3 (0.85%) K2 blackpearl
14 2 (0.56%) Apache
14 2 (0.56%) Documentum
14 2 (0.56%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.56%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (10.45%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.82%) InfoPath
4 7 (1.98%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.85%) Stata
7 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.28%) InVision
8 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.26%) Unit4 Business World
2 7 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.56%) Changepoint
3 2 (0.56%) Scribe Insight
3 2 (0.56%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.28%) FRx
4 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 134 (37.85%) Office 365
2 29 (8.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (2.82%) Yammer
5 9 (2.54%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.28%) IaaS
7 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.45%) Skype
2 31 (8.76%) Intranet
3 28 (7.91%) DNS
4 17 (4.80%) DHCP
5 12 (3.39%) Extranet
6 10 (2.82%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.26%) NetScaler
8 7 (1.98%) Internet
9 6 (1.69%) VPN
10 5 (1.41%) SSL
11 4 (1.13%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (1.13%) VoIP
12 3 (0.85%) DMZ
12 3 (0.85%) LAN
13 2 (0.56%) SAN
13 2 (0.56%) WAN
14 1 (0.28%) Firewall
14 1 (0.28%) PBX
14 1 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
14 1 (0.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (21.75%) SQL Server
2 37 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (5.08%) EDRMS
5 17 (4.80%) Power BI
6 13 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (1.69%) MySQL
9 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.56%) QlikView
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (9.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (9.32%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.85%) Grunt
5 3 (0.85%) gulp
5 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.28%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.28%) JIRA
6 1 (0.28%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.28%) NUnit
General
1 42 (11.86%) Finance
2 27 (7.63%) Advertising
3 13 (3.67%) Legal
4 7 (1.98%) Marketing
5 6 (1.69%) Electronics
5 6 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.41%) Banking
6 5 (1.41%) Local Government
6 5 (1.41%) Publishing
7 3 (0.85%) German Language
8 2 (0.56%) Back Office
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Retail
9 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (35.03%) Developer
2 121 (34.18%) SharePoint Developer
3 49 (13.84%) Administrator
3 49 (13.84%) SharePoint Administrator
4 45 (12.71%) Analyst
5 32 (9.04%) Consultant
6 27 (7.63%) SharePoint Consultant
7 24 (6.78%) SharePoint Engineer
8 21 (5.93%) Architect
8 21 (5.93%) SharePoint Architect
9 17 (4.80%) SharePoint Analyst
10 16 (4.52%) Project Manager
11 14 (3.95%) Messaging Engineer
12 13 (3.67%) SharePoint Specialist
13 12 (3.39%) .NET Developer
14 11 (3.11%) Support Engineer
15 8 (2.26%) Business Analyst
15 8 (2.26%) Messaging Support
15 8 (2.26%) SharePoint Project Manager
16 7 (1.98%) Messaging Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (33.90%) .NET
2 72 (20.34%) CSS
3 60 (16.95%) HTML
4 43 (12.15%) jQuery
5 41 (11.58%) ASP.NET
6 30 (8.47%) XML
7 23 (6.50%) AngularJS
8 22 (6.21%) Web Services
9 20 (5.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (4.24%) HTML5
11 13 (3.67%) XSLT
12 12 (3.39%) .NET Framework
12 12 (3.39%) React
13 11 (3.11%) Entity Framework
14 10 (2.82%) CSS3
14 10 (2.82%) JSON
15 9 (2.54%) REST
16 8 (2.26%) RESTful
17 7 (1.98%) Ajax
17 7 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 15 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.54%) Blackberry
3 9 (2.54%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.98%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.69%) e-Learning
5 6 (1.69%) STB
5 6 (1.69%) User Experience
6 5 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.41%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.41%) NHS
6 5 (1.41%) RIA
6 5 (1.41%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.13%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.13%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.85%) Derivative
8 3 (0.85%) Equities
9 1 (0.28%) PKI
9 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 88 (24.86%) Windows
2 53 (14.97%) Windows Server
3 46 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (5.65%) Windows 10
7 19 (5.37%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.54%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.54%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.26%) CentOS
9 8 (2.26%) Linux
10 6 (1.69%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.56%) Android
11 2 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (26.55%) Migration
2 50 (14.12%) ITIL
3 39 (11.02%) Workflow
4 35 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (8.47%) Content Management
6 24 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (6.50%) Document Management
7 23 (6.50%) Project Management
8 22 (6.21%) MVC
8 22 (6.21%) Records Management
9 19 (5.37%) High Availability
10 16 (4.52%) Front End Development
11 15 (4.24%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (3.95%) Information Architecture
12 14 (3.95%) Web Development
13 13 (3.67%) Dashboard Development
14 12 (3.39%) Coaching
14 12 (3.39%) Data Migration
15 10 (2.82%) ERP
16 9 (2.54%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 93 (26.27%) C#
2 85 (24.01%) PowerShell
3 82 (23.16%) JavaScript
4 51 (14.41%) SQL
5 7 (1.98%) VB
5 7 (1.98%) VB.NET
5 7 (1.98%) VBScript
6 6 (1.69%) PHP
6 6 (1.69%) VBA
7 5 (1.41%) VB6
8 2 (0.56%) Java
8 2 (0.56%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.28%) C
9 1 (0.28%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 48 (13.56%) SC Cleared
3 43 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (9.60%) Degree
5 19 (5.37%) MCSE
6 18 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (3.11%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (1.41%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.41%) MCPD
8 5 (1.41%) MCSD
9 4 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.56%) MCP
11 1 (0.28%) CCNA
11 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.28%) GISP
11 1 (0.28%) MCITP
11 1 (0.28%) MCSA
11 1 (0.28%) MOS
11 1 (0.28%) PgMP
11 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (2.26%) PMO
3 6 (1.69%) QA
4 5 (1.41%) COBIT
4 5 (1.41%) SLA
5 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (19.49%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.24%) Hyper-V
3 13 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.54%) vSphere
5 8 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (1.69%) Samba
6 6 (1.69%) Squid
6 6 (1.69%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.41%) UAG
8 4 (1.13%) XenApp
9 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (5.37%) SCCM
2 6 (1.69%) Nagios
2 6 (1.69%) SCOM
2 6 (1.69%) Webmin
2 6 (1.69%) Xymon
3 5 (1.41%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.56%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.56%) vMotion
5 1 (0.28%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 160 (45.20%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.47%) Nintex
3 23 (6.50%) Citrix
4 21 (5.93%) HP
4 21 (5.93%) VMware
5 11 (3.11%) NetApp
5 11 (3.11%) SAP
6 8 (2.26%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.98%) Lotus
7 7 (1.98%) Veeam
8 6 (1.69%) Cisco
9 5 (1.41%) Altiris
9 5 (1.41%) MobileIron
10 4 (1.13%) Mitel
11 2 (0.56%) Apple
11 2 (0.56%) AppSense
11 2 (0.56%) CA
11 2 (0.56%) Cognos
11 2 (0.56%) Google
11 2 (0.56%) ServiceNow