Period
to 21 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Consultant was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 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 Consultant
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 786 737 765
Rank change year-on-year -49 +28 -80
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Consultant 89 109 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 67 77
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +6.71%
10th Percentile £340 £312 £329
90th Percentile £515 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £416
% change year-on-year +4.06% -3.90% +3.42%
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 96,268 90,980 101,049
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 94.77% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,959 59,313 64,684
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 £382
% change year-on-year - +4.71% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,851 3,247 3,676
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 £48.17 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.12%

SharePoint Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Consultant in the UK

SharePoint Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Consultant in the UK

SharePoint Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Consultant over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint Consultant in the UK

SharePoint Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Consultant in the UK

SharePoint Consultant
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 -37 79 £425 +6.25% 15
UK excluding London -23 61 £416 +4.06% 13
South East -2 27 £400 -27.27% 4
London -23 27 £425 +2.41% 3
Midlands +15 11 £463 +5.71% 3
West Midlands +14 11 £463 +5.71% 3
Scotland -15 8 £413 +2.17% 1
East of England -16 6 £400 +14.29%
North of England +13 4 £475 +31.03% 5
North West +7 3 £475 +43.40% 1
South West -4 3 £373 -0.67%
Northern Ireland -10 2 £500 -
Yorkshire -10 1 £400 - 3

SharePoint Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, SharePoint Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 42 (47.19%) Office 365
3 28 (31.46%) PowerShell
4 27 (30.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 19 (21.35%) Migration
5 19 (21.35%) Microsoft
6 16 (17.98%) Active Directory
6 16 (17.98%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (16.85%) Workflow
7 15 (16.85%) HTML
7 15 (16.85%) .NET
8 14 (15.73%) C#
9 13 (14.61%) CSS
9 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
9 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
10 10 (11.24%) Security Cleared
10 10 (11.24%) OneDrive
10 10 (11.24%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (10.11%) Nintex
12 8 (8.99%) SQL
13 7 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (7.87%) Advertising
14 6 (6.74%) InfoPath
14 6 (6.74%) Finance
14 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (6.74%) jQuery
14 6 (6.74%) Visual Studio

SharePoint Consultant 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 89 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 27 (30.34%) SharePoint 2013
3 16 (17.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (6.74%) Documentum
5 3 (3.37%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.25%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.12%) Commerce Server
7 1 (1.12%) IIS
7 1 (1.12%) JBoss
7 1 (1.12%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.12%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) InfoPath
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.12%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 42 (47.19%) Office 365
2 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (11.24%) Azure Active Directory
3 10 (11.24%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.12%) GitHub
4 1 (1.12%) IaaS
4 1 (1.12%) PaaS
4 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Intranet
2 2 (2.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) Power BI
1 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) EDRMS
2 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.12%) IDOL
3 1 (1.12%) MySQL
3 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.12%) QlikView
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (6.74%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.25%) JIRA
2 2 (2.25%) NUnit
2 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.12%) Ant
3 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.12%) Subversion
3 1 (1.12%) Xcode
General
1 7 (7.87%) Advertising
2 6 (6.74%) Finance
3 4 (4.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Legal
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.85%) .NET
1 15 (16.85%) HTML
2 13 (14.61%) CSS
3 6 (6.74%) jQuery
4 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
4 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.62%) HTML5
5 4 (4.49%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.49%) XML
6 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.25%) CSS3
7 2 (2.25%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (2.25%) Middleware
7 2 (2.25%) React
7 2 (2.25%) REST
7 2 (2.25%) Web Services
8 1 (1.12%) Ajax
8 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (1.12%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.25%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.12%) Clustering
3 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.12%) NHS
3 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Windows
1 6 (6.74%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.12%) Android
2 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.35%) Migration
2 15 (16.85%) Workflow
3 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (5.62%) Business Analysis
5 5 (5.62%) Document Management
5 5 (5.62%) Records Management
6 4 (4.49%) Scrum
6 4 (4.49%) SDLC
7 3 (3.37%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.37%) CRM
7 3 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.37%) Information Management
7 3 (3.37%) MVC
7 3 (3.37%) Wireframes
8 2 (2.25%) Change Control
8 2 (2.25%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.25%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (2.25%) ITIL
8 2 (2.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.46%) PowerShell
2 14 (15.73%) C#
3 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.99%) SQL
5 5 (5.62%) Java
6 3 (3.37%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.12%) VB
7 1 (1.12%) XPath
7 1 (1.12%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
1 10 (11.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.74%) MCSA
3 6 (6.74%) MCSE
4 2 (2.25%) Degree
5 1 (1.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) PMO
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 16 (17.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.11%) Nintex
3 3 (3.37%) Kofax
4 1 (1.12%) Capita
4 1 (1.12%) Dell
4 1 (1.12%) HP
4 1 (1.12%) Hummingbird
4 1 (1.12%) IBM
4 1 (1.12%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) SAP
4 1 (1.12%) Tableau
4 1 (1.12%) VMware