Period
to 21 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Consultant was £420 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 Consultant
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 775 741 764
Rank change year-on-year -34 +23 -84
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Consultant 100 143 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 96 87
UK median daily rate £420 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £309 £263 £300
90th Percentile £531 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +5.81% -8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
UK median hourly rate - £52.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +31.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 -

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 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 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 October 2017.

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 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 Consultant 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 -8 96 £425 +6.25% 1
UK excluding London +13 60 £410 +5.81%
London -10 38 £425 +0.59% 1
South East +16 23 £375 -11.76%
Midlands +37 16 £463 +23.33%
West Midlands +35 14 £463 +5.71%
North of England +64 9 £408 +8.67%
South West +7 6 £420 +40.00%
North West +17 4 £500 +42.86%
North East +68 3 - -
Scotland +21 3 £310 -31.11%
Yorkshire +23 2 £366 -8.44%
East of England -25 2 - -
Wales +11 1 £350 -12.50%

SharePoint Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, SharePoint Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 100 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 57 (57.00%) Office 365
3 35 (35.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 32 (32.00%) Migration
5 20 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (20.00%) .NET
6 19 (19.00%) PowerShell
6 19 (19.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 17 (17.00%) Security Cleared
8 15 (15.00%) SC Cleared
9 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (12.00%) Active Directory
11 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (10.00%) C#
11 10 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
12 9 (9.00%) OneDrive
12 9 (9.00%) HTML
12 9 (9.00%) CSS
13 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
13 8 (8.00%) Capita
13 8 (8.00%) Advertising
14 7 (7.00%) Document Management
14 7 (7.00%) MCSE
14 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (6.00%) Workflow
15 6 (6.00%) MCSA
15 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
16 5 (5.00%) IIS
16 5 (5.00%) XML

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
1 100 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 35 (35.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 19 (19.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (5.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.00%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.00%) LiveLink
6 1 (1.00%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (57.00%) Office 365
2 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (9.00%) OneDrive
5 4 (4.00%) IaaS
5 4 (4.00%) PaaS
6 3 (3.00%) SaaS
6 3 (3.00%) Yammer
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Skype
2 4 (4.00%) Intranet
3 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.00%) EDRMS
1 3 (3.00%) Power BI
1 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.00%) IDOL
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (8.00%) Advertising
2 5 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Banking
3 2 (2.00%) German Language
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
4 1 (1.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.00%) .NET
2 9 (9.00%) CSS
2 9 (9.00%) HTML
3 5 (5.00%) XML
4 4 (4.00%) jQuery
5 3 (3.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (2.00%) Web Services
7 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.00%) CSS3
7 1 (1.00%) D3.js
7 1 (1.00%) HTML5
7 1 (1.00%) Middleware
7 1 (1.00%) SOAP
7 1 (1.00%) WCF
7 1 (1.00%) WSDL
7 1 (1.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.00%) Derivative
1 2 (2.00%) Equities
1 2 (2.00%) Taxonomies
1 2 (2.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.00%) FMCG
2 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.00%) Windows
1 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.00%) Migration
2 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (7.00%) Document Management
3 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (6.00%) Workflow
5 5 (5.00%) Wireframes
6 4 (4.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (4.00%) Information Architecture
7 3 (3.00%) Change Management
7 3 (3.00%) Information Management
7 3 (3.00%) ITIL
7 3 (3.00%) Metadata Management
7 3 (3.00%) Records Management
7 3 (3.00%) Scrum
8 2 (2.00%) Change Control
8 2 (2.00%) DevOps
8 2 (2.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.00%) RAD
8 2 (2.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.00%) C#
3 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.00%) SQL
5 2 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (1.00%) C
6 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (17.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.00%) MCSE
5 6 (6.00%) MCSA
6 5 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.00%) MCPD
7 2 (2.00%) MCSD
8 1 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.00%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 20 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.00%) Capita
3 5 (5.00%) Nintex
4 4 (4.00%) Dell
5 2 (2.00%) HP
6 1 (1.00%) IBM
6 1 (1.00%) OpenText
6 1 (1.00%) Progress
6 1 (1.00%) VMware