Period
to 20 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 February 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 Architect
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 811 780 787
Rank change year-on-year -31 +7 -54
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Architect 58 63 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.066% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.070% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 58
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £381 £369 £375
90th Percentile £650 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £481
% change year-on-year -10.00% +3.90% +1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 96,244 90,304 101,790
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.76% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,934 58,869 65,148
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,859 3,223 3,703
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.02 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.43%

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 20 February 2018.

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 12 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 20 February 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 -53 49 £556 +11.25% 4
UK excluding London -10 34 £450 -10.00% 3
London -30 23 £563 +12.50% 1
South East -23 11 £494 -1.25% 3
Scotland -8 7 - -
South West +16 5 £450 -11.76%
North of England +32 4 £680 +34.32%
North West +12 4 £680 +36.00%
West Midlands +6 3 £750 +66.67%
Midlands +2 3 £750 +66.67%
East of England -10 3 £300 -
Wales -6 1 £425 -4.23%

SharePoint Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, SharePoint Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring SharePoint Architect in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 39 (67.24%) Office 365
3 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 20 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
6 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (27.59%) .NET
8 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
9 13 (22.41%) C#
9 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
10 11 (18.97%) TypeScript
10 11 (18.97%) SDLC
10 11 (18.97%) HTML
11 10 (17.24%) CSS
11 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (17.24%) React
12 9 (15.52%) AngularJS
12 9 (15.52%) MVC
12 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
13 8 (13.79%) Information Management
13 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
13 8 (13.79%) SQL
13 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
14 7 (12.07%) Scrum
14 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
14 7 (12.07%) XML
14 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling

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 58 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (10.34%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) Drupal
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (67.24%) Office 365
2 20 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Skype
2 2 (3.45%) Intranet
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) VoIP
3 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
3 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.34%) NUnit
4 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.45%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.45%) gulp
5 2 (3.45%) JIRA
5 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 2 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Publishing
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) .NET
2 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
3 11 (18.97%) HTML
4 10 (17.24%) CSS
4 10 (17.24%) React
5 9 (15.52%) AngularJS
5 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
7 7 (12.07%) CSS3
7 7 (12.07%) HTML5
7 7 (12.07%) XML
8 6 (10.34%) jQuery
8 6 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (6.90%) Node.js
10 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (3.45%) REST
10 2 (3.45%) Web Services
11 1 (1.72%) JSON
11 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) User Experience
2 3 (5.17%) Replication
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) BYOD
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) SDLC
3 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.52%) MVC
5 8 (13.79%) Information Management
6 7 (12.07%) Data Governance
6 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling
6 7 (12.07%) Information Architecture
6 7 (12.07%) Scrum
7 6 (10.34%) Business Analysis
7 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.34%) Data Security
7 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (10.34%) Information Security
7 6 (10.34%) IT Strategy
7 6 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (10.34%) Migration
7 6 (10.34%) Project Management
8 4 (6.90%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.90%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.41%) C#
3 11 (18.97%) TypeScript
4 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
5 8 (13.79%) SQL
6 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.72%) CCNA
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.72%) MCSE
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.72%) GDPR
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) NetApp
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Nintex