Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

SharePoint Administrator
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 779 744 765
Rank change year-on-year -35 +21 +23
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Administrator 99 112 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 92 79
UK median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +25.00%
10th Percentile £228 £175 £225
90th Percentile £438 £435 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £326 £350
% change year-on-year +7.28% -6.79% +33.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 8
UK median hourly rate £21.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £17.38 - £36.56
90th Percentile £24.20 - £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 - £42.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 94,433 90,345 102,409
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.77% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,733 58,963 65,345
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,782 3,196 3,879
UK median hourly rate £18.44 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.43% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.12%

SharePoint Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SharePoint Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Administrator in the UK

SharePoint Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Administrator in the UK

SharePoint Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Administrator over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint Administrator in the UK

SharePoint Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Administrator in the UK

SharePoint Administrator
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Administrator within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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 -20 89 £346 +6.31% 19
UK excluding London +7 67 £350 +7.28% 18
London -45 30 £300 +9.09% 5
South East -1 27 £313 +13.64% 2
North of England +20 13 £331 +1.15% 3
Yorkshire +13 10 £350 +16.67%
West Midlands +3 10 £425 +8.97% 3
Midlands -7 10 £425 +8.97% 4
South West +8 7 £413 +77.42% 5
Scotland - 5 £350 -
North West -3 3 £281 -13.46% 3
Wales +4 2 £150 -25.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 - - 3
East of England -25 1 £215 -

SharePoint Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, SharePoint Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SharePoint Administrator in the job title.

1 99 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 48 (48.48%) Office 365
3 39 (39.39%) PowerShell
3 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 28 (28.28%) Migration
5 27 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 22 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 20 (20.20%) SharePoint Server
8 19 (19.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 19 (19.19%) Windows
9 17 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (15.15%) SQL
10 15 (15.15%) Workflow
11 14 (14.14%) IIS
11 14 (14.14%) MCSE
11 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (13.13%) Windows Server
12 13 (13.13%) InfoPath
13 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (12.12%) Intranet
13 12 (12.12%) DNS
14 11 (11.11%) ITIL
15 10 (10.10%) Advertising
15 10 (10.10%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (10.10%) Capacity Planning
15 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Management
15 10 (10.10%) Document Management
15 10 (10.10%) SCOM
16 9 (9.09%) Content Management
16 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008

SharePoint Administrator Skill Set
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 99 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 27 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 20 (20.20%) SharePoint Server
4 19 (19.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (14.14%) IIS
6 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.02%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.01%) Documentum
7 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) InfoPath
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.02%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 48 (48.48%) Office 365
2 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.06%) OneDrive
4 3 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.02%) Google Analytics
5 2 (2.02%) MailChimp
5 2 (2.02%) SurveyMonkey
6 1 (1.01%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) DNS
1 12 (12.12%) Intranet
2 8 (8.08%) NetScaler
3 5 (5.05%) Skype
4 2 (2.02%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (10.10%) Advertising
2 9 (9.09%) Finance
3 5 (5.05%) Retail
4 4 (4.04%) Legal
5 2 (2.02%) Marketing
6 1 (1.01%) Automotive
6 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.09%) CSS
2 7 (7.07%) .NET
3 6 (6.06%) HTML
4 3 (3.03%) jQuery
4 3 (3.03%) XML
5 2 (2.02%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.02%) REST
6 1 (1.01%) Ajax
6 1 (1.01%) OAuth
6 1 (1.01%) OAuth2
6 1 (1.01%) WCF
6 1 (1.01%) Web Services
6 1 (1.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.02%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (2.02%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (2.02%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.02%) User Experience
4 1 (1.01%) Clustering
4 1 (1.01%) Life Science
4 1 (1.01%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.19%) Windows
2 13 (13.13%) Windows Server
3 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) Unix
4 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) Migration
2 15 (15.15%) Workflow
3 11 (11.11%) ITIL
4 10 (10.10%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (10.10%) Document Management
4 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Management
5 9 (9.09%) Content Management
6 5 (5.05%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (5.05%) Information Management
7 4 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Content Management
8 3 (3.03%) ITSM
8 3 (3.03%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.02%) Analytics
9 2 (2.02%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.02%) Pay per click
9 2 (2.02%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.02%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.02%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.39%) PowerShell
2 15 (15.15%) SQL
3 8 (8.08%) C#
3 8 (8.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) MCSE
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) MCSA
4 2 (2.02%) Degree
4 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) GDPR
2 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.08%) Virtual Servers
2 8 (8.08%) vSphere
3 5 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (10.10%) SCOM
2 3 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.01%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.01%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.08%) NetApp
3 5 (5.05%) VMware
4 3 (3.03%) Google
5 2 (2.02%) Lotus
5 2 (2.02%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.01%) Nintex