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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 398 358 341
Rank change year-on-year -40 -17  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 210 311 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.58% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.71% 3.20% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 221 221
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 8
Median hourly rate £47.50 £48.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +225.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.25 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.00 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £48.75 £24.40
% change year-on-year -2.56% +99.81%  

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 7754 9705 10032
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.56% 18.03% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4957 6467 6260
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 £260 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 233 340
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.39 £20.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.70% +0.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -41 203 £375 -3.22% 48
London -28 84 £413 +3.12% 13
South East -15 36 £400 +6.66% 9
West Midlands +25 20 £282 -15.18% 5
South West -10 18 £375 +7.14% 5
Hampshire +7 16 £388 +3.33%
North East +68 14 £245 -14.03% 1
Staffordshire - 12 £264 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 11 £255 -
North West +13 9 £350 -12.50% 5
East of England -7 9 £400 +42.85% 2
East Midlands -24 9 £450 +12.50% 1
Tyne and Wear +76 8 £215 -23.89% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +76 8 £215 -23.89% 1
City of London -21 8 £100 -76.33% 2
Surrey +6 7 £500 +31.57% 1
Somerset -4 7 - - 1
Bristol -7 7 £375 +13.63% 2
Yeovil - 7 - - 1
Cheshire +26 6 £350 -16.66%
Berkshire +18 6 £450 -14.28% 1
Northampton -6 5 £450 +5.88%
Northamptonshire -17 5 £450 +5.88%
Milton Keynes -19 5 £350 -17.64%
Buckinghamshire -22 5 £350 -17.64% 2
Eastleigh - 5 £400 -
Yorkshire +17 4 £350 -10.25% 3
West Yorkshire +15 4 £350 -10.25% 1
Hertfordshire 0 4 £450 -
Birmingham +15 3 £350 +7.69% 2

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 446 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 196 (43.95%) Microsoft
3 163 (36.55%) Office 365
4 148 (33.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 147 (32.96%) .NET
6 128 (28.70%) Security Cleared
7 120 (26.91%) C#
8 117 (26.23%) Migration
9 111 (24.89%) JavaScript
9 111 (24.89%) SQL Server
10 110 (24.66%) Windows
11 99 (22.20%) HTML
12 95 (21.30%) SC Cleared
12 95 (21.30%) PowerShell
13 87 (19.51%) CSS
14 86 (19.28%) Active Directory
15 72 (16.14%) SQL
16 70 (15.70%) Microsoft Office
17 65 (14.57%) ITIL
18 63 (14.13%) jQuery
19 56 (12.56%) Skype for Business
19 56 (12.56%) Windows Server
20 50 (11.21%) MS Exchange
21 49 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
22 48 (10.76%) Exchange Server 2010
23 47 (10.54%) Skype
24 46 (10.31%) Finance
24 46 (10.31%) ASP.NET
24 46 (10.31%) Intranet
25 45 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 446 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 148 (33.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 56 (12.56%) Skype for Business
4 50 (11.21%) MS Exchange
5 48 (10.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 43 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 41 (9.19%) IIS
8 26 (5.83%) Office Communications Server
9 24 (5.38%) SharePoint Server
10 13 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
11 10 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (1.57%) IBM Notes
13 5 (1.12%) K2 blackpearl
13 5 (1.12%) MS Project Server
14 4 (0.90%) CMS
15 3 (0.67%) OpenStack
16 2 (0.45%) Apache
16 2 (0.45%) Documentum
16 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 70 (15.70%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.12%) InfoPath
3 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.67%) Stata
5 2 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) InVision
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.45%) Changepoint
4 2 (0.45%) Scribe Insight
4 2 (0.45%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) FRx
5 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 163 (36.55%) Office 365
2 38 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.91%) OneDrive
4 11 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (2.02%) IaaS
6 8 (1.79%) Yammer
7 7 (1.57%) PaaS
8 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.45%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.54%) Skype
2 46 (10.31%) Intranet
3 37 (8.30%) DNS
4 25 (5.61%) DHCP
5 11 (2.47%) Extranet
6 10 (2.24%) Internet
6 10 (2.24%) Remote Desktop
7 9 (2.02%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.35%) VPN
9 5 (1.12%) SSL
10 4 (0.90%) LAN
11 3 (0.67%) DMZ
11 3 (0.67%) NetScaler
11 3 (0.67%) SAN
11 3 (0.67%) WAN
12 2 (0.45%) Firewall
13 1 (0.22%) MPLS
13 1 (0.22%) PBX
13 1 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (24.89%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 36 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (7.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (4.26%) Power BI
6 17 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.14%) EDRMS
7 14 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (2.24%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.35%) MySQL
10 5 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.45%) QlikView
13 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.22%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 35 (7.85%) Visual Studio
2 25 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.57%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.57%) MSTest
4 6 (1.35%) Selenium
4 6 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (1.12%) Moq
5 5 (1.12%) webpack
6 4 (0.90%) NuGet
6 4 (0.90%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.67%) Grunt
7 3 (0.67%) gulp
7 3 (0.67%) JIRA
7 3 (0.67%) NUnit
8 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.22%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.22%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 46 (10.31%) Finance
2 35 (7.85%) Advertising
3 16 (3.59%) Marketing
4 15 (3.36%) Legal
5 12 (2.69%) Electronics
5 12 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.24%) Publishing
7 6 (1.35%) Local Government
8 3 (0.67%) Banking
9 2 (0.45%) Back Office
9 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Retail
10 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 172 (38.57%) Developer
2 162 (36.32%) SharePoint Developer
3 57 (12.78%) Analyst
4 50 (11.21%) Administrator
4 50 (11.21%) SharePoint Administrator
5 40 (8.97%) Consultant
6 34 (7.62%) Architect
6 34 (7.62%) SharePoint Consultant
7 25 (5.61%) SharePoint Architect
8 21 (4.71%) Messaging Engineer
9 20 (4.48%) SharePoint Analyst
10 19 (4.26%) .NET Developer
11 18 (4.04%) SharePoint Engineer
12 17 (3.81%) Messaging Support
13 15 (3.36%) Support Engineer
14 12 (2.69%) Messaging Support Engineer
14 12 (2.69%) Project Manager
15 10 (2.24%) Business Analyst
16 8 (1.79%) Service Analyst
16 8 (1.79%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (32.96%) .NET
2 99 (22.20%) HTML
3 87 (19.51%) CSS
4 63 (14.13%) jQuery
5 46 (10.31%) ASP.NET
6 34 (7.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 32 (7.17%) AngularJS
8 30 (6.73%) Web Services
9 29 (6.50%) HTML5
10 28 (6.28%) XML
11 21 (4.71%) .NET Framework
12 18 (4.04%) React
13 16 (3.59%) RESTful
14 14 (3.14%) Ajax
14 14 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (3.14%) WCF
15 13 (2.91%) CSS3
16 11 (2.47%) JSON
17 10 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 10 (2.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.26%) Blackberry
2 14 (3.14%) Client/Server
3 12 (2.69%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.47%) Taxonomies
4 11 (2.47%) User Experience
4 11 (2.47%) Virtual Team
5 8 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.57%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.57%) e-Learning
7 5 (1.12%) NHS
7 5 (1.12%) RIA
8 3 (0.67%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.67%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.67%) PKI
8 3 (0.67%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.45%) Clustering
9 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.45%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 110 (24.66%) Windows
2 56 (12.56%) Windows Server
3 49 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (8.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (6.73%) Windows 10
6 27 (6.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.48%) Windows 7
8 19 (4.26%) Linux
9 14 (3.14%) Apple iOS
10 10 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (2.02%) Windows 8
12 8 (1.79%) CentOS
13 6 (1.35%) Android
13 6 (1.35%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (26.23%) Migration
2 65 (14.57%) ITIL
3 43 (9.64%) Workflow
4 40 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (7.85%) MVC
7 34 (7.62%) Content Management
8 23 (5.16%) Document Management
8 23 (5.16%) Project Management
9 21 (4.71%) Information Architecture
9 21 (4.71%) Records Management
10 17 (3.81%) Front End Development
11 15 (3.36%) Capacity Planning
11 15 (3.36%) Change Management
12 14 (3.14%) Programme Management
12 14 (3.14%) Web Development
13 13 (2.91%) Service Delivery
14 12 (2.69%) Data Migration
14 12 (2.69%) Digital Marketing
14 12 (2.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 120 (26.91%) C#
2 111 (24.89%) JavaScript
3 95 (21.30%) PowerShell
4 72 (16.14%) SQL
5 33 (7.40%) VB
6 8 (1.79%) VB.NET
6 8 (1.79%) VBA
7 7 (1.57%) PHP
7 7 (1.57%) VB6
7 7 (1.57%) VBScript
8 6 (1.35%) TypeScript
9 5 (1.12%) ES6
9 5 (1.12%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.90%) F#
11 3 (0.67%) Java
12 2 (0.45%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.45%) C++
12 2 (0.45%) Python
13 1 (0.22%) C
13 1 (0.22%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 128 (28.70%) Security Cleared
2 95 (21.30%) SC Cleared
3 45 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (5.83%) Degree
5 14 (3.14%) MCSE
6 12 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (2.24%) DV Cleared
8 9 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (1.12%) MCPD
9 5 (1.12%) MCSD
10 4 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.90%) MCP
11 3 (0.67%) MCITP
11 3 (0.67%) MCSA
12 2 (0.45%) CCNA
12 2 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.22%) MCTS
13 1 (0.22%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.24%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (1.35%) QA
3 5 (1.12%) COBIT
4 4 (0.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (0.90%) SLA
5 2 (0.45%) PMO
6 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 86 (19.28%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.59%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.79%) DFS Replication
5 7 (1.57%) UAG
6 6 (1.35%) Samba
6 6 (1.35%) Squid
6 6 (1.35%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.90%) vSphere
8 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.67%) XenApp
9 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (3.59%) SCCM
2 6 (1.35%) Nagios
2 6 (1.35%) Webmin
2 6 (1.35%) Xymon
3 5 (1.12%) SCDPM
4 3 (0.67%) WSUS
5 2 (0.45%) Puppet
5 2 (0.45%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.45%) vMotion
6 1 (0.22%) OVSD
6 1 (0.22%) SCOM
6 1 (0.22%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 196 (43.95%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.61%) Citrix
3 22 (4.93%) Nintex
4 20 (4.48%) SAP
5 18 (4.04%) Red Hat
5 18 (4.04%) VMware
6 14 (3.14%) HP
7 7 (1.57%) Lotus
7 7 (1.57%) Veeam
8 6 (1.35%) Altiris
9 5 (1.12%) MobileIron
9 5 (1.12%) Oracle
9 5 (1.12%) Trend Micro
10 3 (0.67%) Apple
10 3 (0.67%) Remedy
11 2 (0.45%) CA
11 2 (0.45%) Cognos
11 2 (0.45%) Meridio
11 2 (0.45%) NetApp
11 2 (0.45%) Sun
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