Period
to 21 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 October 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
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 813 800 814
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14 -69
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Architect 62 84 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.062% 0.079% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.083% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 53 60
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £318 £313
90th Percentile £591 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £406 £450
% change year-on-year +1.54% -9.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 94181 100639 108360
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.77% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 61868 65556 68886
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £248
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2802 3285 4159
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.39 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.71% +2.14% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.86 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +6.06%

SharePoint Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 21 October 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 11 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 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 +6 55 £450 -
London -8 31 £475 -5.09%
UK excluding London +30 29 £413 +1.54%
North of England +85 12 £450 -5.26%
North West +28 11 £450 -
Midlands +34 7 £419 +86.11%
West Midlands +28 7 £419 +86.11%
Scotland - 5 - -
South East +2 3 £375 -25.00%
East of England -20 2 £300 -
North East +69 1 - -

SharePoint Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 62 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 42 (67.74%) Office 365
3 22 (35.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 20 (32.26%) .NET
5 19 (30.65%) PowerShell
5 19 (30.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (30.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
7 14 (22.58%) C#
7 14 (22.58%) HTML
7 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
7 14 (22.58%) Migration
7 14 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (20.97%) CSS
9 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
10 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (12.90%) Data Centre
11 8 (12.90%) TOGAF
11 8 (12.90%) Scrum
11 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (12.90%) .NET Framework
11 8 (12.90%) COBIT
11 8 (12.90%) ITIL
11 8 (12.90%) IIS
12 7 (11.29%) XML
12 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence

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 62 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 22 (35.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 19 (30.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (12.90%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Drupal
5 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Foundation
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.61%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (67.74%) Office 365
2 19 (30.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (11.29%) OneDrive
3 7 (11.29%) Yammer
4 6 (9.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) DNS
1 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.23%) Intranet
2 2 (3.23%) SSL
3 1 (1.61%) Extranet
3 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2014
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.61%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.61%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MSI
2 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) gulp
3 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 3 (4.84%) Advertising
2 1 (1.61%) Banking
2 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) .NET
2 14 (22.58%) HTML
3 13 (20.97%) CSS
4 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
5 8 (12.90%) .NET Framework
6 7 (11.29%) CSS3
6 7 (11.29%) HTML5
6 7 (11.29%) React
6 7 (11.29%) XML
7 6 (9.68%) JSON
7 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (8.06%) Ajax
8 5 (8.06%) WAP
8 5 (8.06%) Web Services
9 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.45%) Node.js
9 4 (6.45%) Software Packaging
10 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.23%) Middleware
10 2 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.06%) User Experience
3 3 (4.84%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Migration
2 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.90%) ITIL
2 8 (12.90%) Scrum
2 8 (12.90%) TOGAF
3 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (11.29%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.06%) Change Management
4 5 (8.06%) CRM
4 5 (8.06%) High Availability
4 5 (8.06%) Information Architecture
4 5 (8.06%) Workflow
5 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.45%) Metadata Management
5 4 (6.45%) Use Case
6 3 (4.84%) Content Management
6 3 (4.84%) Front End Development
6 3 (4.84%) Information Management
6 3 (4.84%) MVC
6 3 (4.84%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) PowerShell
2 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 14 (22.58%) C#
4 4 (6.45%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.23%) SQL
6 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) MCITP
3 1 (1.61%) MCTS
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) COBIT
2 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) GDPR
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.06%) UAG
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) SCCM
1 4 (6.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) NetApp
3 2 (3.23%) Citrix
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.61%) Capita
4 1 (1.61%) Nintex