Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 533 376 354
Rank change year-on-year -157 -22 -63
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 362 648 771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.61% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.18% 3.28% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 428 522
UK median daily rate £388 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +5.96% -5.63%
10th Percentile £219 £254 £251
90th Percentile £500 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £371
% change year-on-year -4.00% +1.01% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 15
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +77.78% -
10th Percentile £21.13 £26.75 £14.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £56.75 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% +28.79% +10.00%

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 16591 19745 20397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.70% 18.59% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10853 12898 12857
UK median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 514 629
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% +8.57%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -138 339 £400 - 26
UK excluding London -72 225 £360 -4.00% 14
London -112 134 £440 +6.67% 12
North of England +57 65 £350 - 5
South East -30 53 £400 +5.96% 3
Midlands -21 40 £340 -15.00% 1
Yorkshire +32 34 £375 -5.06% 2
South West -13 30 £375 +7.14% 4
West Midlands +22 28 £375 -11.76%
North East +67 21 £283 -0.88%
Scotland +21 15 £335 -14.10%
East of England -22 15 £350 -9.68% 1
East Midlands -49 12 £340 -15.00% 1
North West +2 10 £350 - 3
Northern Ireland -48 4 £265 -
Wales +10 3 £400 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 362 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 160 (44.20%) Microsoft
3 146 (40.33%) Office 365
4 133 (36.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 128 (35.36%) .NET
6 112 (30.94%) Migration
7 101 (27.90%) C#
8 99 (27.35%) PowerShell
9 97 (26.80%) JavaScript
10 80 (22.10%) Windows
11 71 (19.61%) Active Directory
12 68 (18.78%) CSS
13 67 (18.51%) HTML
13 67 (18.51%) SQL Server
14 66 (18.23%) Security Cleared
15 56 (15.47%) Microsoft Certification
16 54 (14.92%) Windows Server
17 51 (14.09%) SC Cleared
18 47 (12.98%) Team Foundation Server
19 46 (12.71%) ASP.NET
19 46 (12.71%) Workflow
20 45 (12.43%) ITIL
21 44 (12.15%) IIS
21 44 (12.15%) SQL
22 41 (11.33%) Visual Studio
22 41 (11.33%) Skype for Business
23 40 (11.05%) MS Exchange
23 40 (11.05%) Finance
24 39 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
25 38 (10.50%) jQuery

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
1 362 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 133 (36.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 44 (12.15%) IIS
4 41 (11.33%) Skype for Business
5 40 (11.05%) MS Exchange
6 39 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 28 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 26 (7.18%) SharePoint Server
9 15 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (4.14%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.93%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.38%) IBM Notes
12 4 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.10%) CMS
12 4 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.10%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.83%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.55%) Documentum
14 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (8.84%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (5.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.59%) InfoPath
4 12 (3.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (3.31%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.83%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (2.21%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.55%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 146 (40.33%) Office 365
2 28 (7.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.97%) OneDrive
4 14 (3.87%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (3.04%) Yammer
6 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.22%) Skype
2 36 (9.94%) Intranet
3 24 (6.63%) DNS
4 10 (2.76%) DHCP
5 9 (2.49%) NetScaler
5 9 (2.49%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.21%) Extranet
7 5 (1.38%) SSL
8 4 (1.10%) Internet
8 4 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (1.10%) VoIP
8 4 (1.10%) VPN
9 3 (0.83%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.83%) LAN
9 3 (0.83%) WAN
10 1 (0.28%) DMZ
10 1 (0.28%) PBX
10 1 (0.28%) SAN
10 1 (0.28%) SMS
10 1 (0.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (18.51%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (4.97%) EDRMS
4 15 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.59%) Power BI
7 11 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (3.04%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.10%) MySQL
10 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.55%) IDOL
10 2 (0.55%) Qlik Sense
11 1 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 47 (12.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (11.33%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.31%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.83%) Grunt
5 3 (0.83%) gulp
5 3 (0.83%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.28%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.28%) JIRA
6 1 (0.28%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.28%) NUnit
General
1 40 (11.05%) Finance
2 30 (8.29%) Advertising
3 9 (2.49%) Legal
4 8 (2.21%) Marketing
5 7 (1.93%) Electronics
5 7 (1.93%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.93%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.38%) Banking
7 4 (1.10%) Local Government
8 3 (0.83%) German Language
8 3 (0.83%) Publishing
9 2 (0.55%) Back Office
9 2 (0.55%) Retail
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 132 (36.46%) Developer
2 127 (35.08%) SharePoint Developer
3 46 (12.71%) Consultant
4 42 (11.60%) Administrator
4 42 (11.60%) SharePoint Administrator
5 40 (11.05%) Analyst
6 35 (9.67%) SharePoint Consultant
7 21 (5.80%) Architect
8 19 (5.25%) SharePoint Architect
8 19 (5.25%) SharePoint Engineer
9 17 (4.70%) Project Manager
10 14 (3.87%) Technical Leader
11 13 (3.59%) SharePoint Analyst
12 12 (3.31%) .NET Developer
12 12 (3.31%) Business Analyst
12 12 (3.31%) SharePoint Specialist
13 11 (3.04%) Messaging Engineer
14 8 (2.21%) SharePoint Project Manager
15 7 (1.93%) Project Analyst
15 7 (1.93%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (35.36%) .NET
2 68 (18.78%) CSS
3 67 (18.51%) HTML
4 46 (12.71%) ASP.NET
5 38 (10.50%) jQuery
6 35 (9.67%) XML
7 20 (5.52%) AngularJS
8 19 (5.25%) Web Services
9 18 (4.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (4.42%) REST
11 15 (4.14%) .NET Framework
12 13 (3.59%) Entity Framework
12 13 (3.59%) HTML5
13 12 (3.31%) React
13 12 (3.31%) XSLT
14 10 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (2.76%) JSON
15 9 (2.49%) CSS3
16 8 (2.21%) RESTful
17 7 (1.93%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.31%) Computer Science
2 12 (3.31%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.93%) STB
4 6 (1.66%) Blackberry
4 6 (1.66%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.38%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.38%) Driving Licence
5 5 (1.38%) NHS
5 5 (1.38%) User Experience
6 4 (1.10%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.10%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.10%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.10%) RIA
6 4 (1.10%) Thin Client
7 3 (0.83%) Derivative
7 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (0.83%) Equities
7 3 (0.83%) iPhone
8 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 80 (22.10%) Windows
2 54 (14.92%) Windows Server
3 36 (9.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (9.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (3.87%) Windows 10
7 12 (3.31%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.21%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.66%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.38%) Linux
11 4 (1.10%) CentOS
11 4 (1.10%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.83%) Android
13 2 (0.55%) Unix
14 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.28%) MVS
14 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (30.94%) Migration
2 46 (12.71%) Workflow
3 45 (12.43%) ITIL
4 35 (9.67%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (8.01%) Content Management
6 28 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (6.35%) Document Management
8 22 (6.08%) MVC
9 20 (5.52%) Project Management
10 18 (4.97%) Records Management
11 16 (4.42%) Capacity Planning
11 16 (4.42%) Load Balancing
12 15 (4.14%) Data Migration
12 15 (4.14%) Infrastructure Management
13 14 (3.87%) High Availability
13 14 (3.87%) Web Development
14 13 (3.59%) Front End Development
15 11 (3.04%) Change Management
15 11 (3.04%) Coaching
15 11 (3.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (27.90%) C#
2 99 (27.35%) PowerShell
3 97 (26.80%) JavaScript
4 44 (12.15%) SQL
5 7 (1.93%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.66%) VB
7 5 (1.38%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.10%) Java
8 4 (1.10%) PHP
8 4 (1.10%) VBScript
9 3 (0.83%) TypeScript
9 3 (0.83%) VB6
9 3 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 66 (18.23%) Security Cleared
2 56 (15.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (14.09%) SC Cleared
4 35 (9.67%) MCSE
5 34 (9.39%) Degree
6 12 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (2.49%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (2.21%) MCSA
9 6 (1.66%) CBAP
9 6 (1.66%) IIBA
10 4 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.10%) MCPD
10 4 (1.10%) MCSD
11 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.76%) PMO
2 7 (1.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.38%) COBIT
3 5 (1.38%) QA
4 3 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.04%) Virtual Servers
2 11 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.49%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.21%) Brightmail
4 8 (2.21%) vSphere
5 5 (1.38%) UAG
6 4 (1.10%) Samba
6 4 (1.10%) Squid
6 4 (1.10%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.83%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.55%) XenApp
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (3.87%) SCCM
2 10 (2.76%) SCOM
3 4 (1.10%) Nagios
3 4 (1.10%) Webmin
3 4 (1.10%) Xymon
4 2 (0.55%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.28%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 160 (44.20%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.39%) Nintex
3 16 (4.42%) VMware
4 15 (4.14%) Citrix
4 15 (4.14%) HP
5 13 (3.59%) NetApp
6 10 (2.76%) SAP
7 8 (2.21%) IronPort
8 5 (1.38%) Cisco
8 5 (1.38%) Lotus
8 5 (1.38%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.38%) Veeam
9 4 (1.10%) Mitel
10 3 (0.83%) Altiris
10 3 (0.83%) Apple
11 2 (0.55%) Google
11 2 (0.55%) MobileIron
11 2 (0.55%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.28%) Dell KACE
12 1 (0.28%) iManage