The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Architect was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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 Architect
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 590 608
Rank change year-on-year +13 +18  
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Architect 26 55 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.098% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.10% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 13
Median daily rate £488 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £373 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44592 53123 52813
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.58% 95.09% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28970 34603 31991
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1459 1537 2115
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

SharePoint Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured SharePoint Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Architect in the UK

SharePoint Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Architect in the UK

SharePoint Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Architect over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint Architect in the UK

SharePoint Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Architect in the UK

SharePoint Architect
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 Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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 +14 25 £488 +2.63% 2
London +25 17 £513 +12.26% 1
City of London -6 3 £494 +6.75%
West Midlands - 3 £450 -
North West +31 2 £425 +3.03%
South West -1 2 £350 -46.15%
Solihull - 2 - -
Manchester +12 1 £425 +3.03%
Somerset +8 1 - -
South East 0 1 £500 -4.76%
West Sussex - 1 £500 -
Yeovil - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £350 -
Birmingham - 1 £450 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 £500 -

SharePoint Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, SharePoint Architect 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 Architect in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (46.00%) Office 365
4 17 (34.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (26.00%) Migration
7 11 (22.00%) .NET
8 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.00%) Advertising
11 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
12 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
13 5 (10.00%) Skype for Business
13 5 (10.00%) HTML
13 5 (10.00%) CSS
13 5 (10.00%) Windows
13 5 (10.00%) Workflow
13 5 (10.00%) Skype
14 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
14 4 (8.00%) SQL
14 4 (8.00%) Information Architecture
14 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
15 3 (6.00%) Project Planning
15 3 (6.00%) jQuery
15 3 (6.00%) Degree
15 3 (6.00%) Requirements Analysis

SharePoint Architect 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 50 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 17 (34.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (10.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Foundation
6 2 (4.00%) IIS
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (46.00%) Office 365
2 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.00%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Skype
2 1 (2.00%) DMZ
2 1 (2.00%) Extranet
2 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) Power BI
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) webpack
General
1 8 (16.00%) Advertising
2 3 (6.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) CSS
2 5 (10.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.00%) jQuery
4 3 (6.00%) Web Services
5 2 (4.00%) Redux
5 2 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.00%) NHS
1 1 (2.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Migration
2 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (10.00%) Workflow
5 4 (8.00%) Information Architecture
6 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL
6 3 (6.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.00%) UML
7 2 (4.00%) CRM
7 2 (4.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (4.00%) Information Security
7 2 (4.00%) Presales
7 2 (4.00%) Project Management
7 2 (4.00%) SDLC
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) C#
3 2 (4.00%) JSX
3 2 (4.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.00%) CCNA
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.00%) MCPD
5 1 (2.00%) MCSD
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.00%) MCTS
5 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) XenApp
2 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Citrix
2 1 (2.00%) Meridio
2 1 (2.00%) Nintex
2 1 (2.00%) VMware
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