The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Consultant was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 569 554
Rank change year-on-year +3 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Consultant 42 70 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.093% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 49 47
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £610 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -8.43% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 42733 51025 51236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 95.23% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27760 33065 30937
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1587 2052
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

SharePoint Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Consultant.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Consultant in the UK

SharePoint Consultant
Top 30 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 3 months to 28 March 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 +1 39 £400 - 3
London +15 14 £415 -2.35%
South East +2 10 £550 +37.50% 2
East of England +6 8 £350 -22.22%
Buckinghamshire 0 6 £550 +37.50%
Milton Keynes -3 6 £550 -
West Midlands +17 4 £275 -
City of London -6 4 £550 +33.33%
Birmingham - 4 £275 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £350 -
Scotland +24 2 £341 -
Hampshire +8 2 £400 -
Bristol +5 2 £375 +3.44%
Hertfordshire +5 2 - -
South West -9 2 £375 -29.41% 1
Aberdeen - 2 £341 -
Bedford - 2 £350 -
North West +25 1 - -
Cheshire +23 1 - -
Reading +15 1 - -
Berkshire +14 1 - - 1
Runcorn +1 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £400 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Royston - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £290 -
Surrey - 1 £425 - 1
South Wales - 1 £290 -
Wales - 1 £290 -

SharePoint Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 103 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 42 (40.78%) Office 365
3 40 (38.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 35 (33.98%) Microsoft
5 30 (29.13%) Migration
6 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
6 22 (21.36%) C#
6 22 (21.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 21 (20.39%) HTML
8 20 (19.42%) .NET
9 19 (18.45%) SC Cleared
9 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
10 18 (17.48%) Workflow
11 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
12 13 (12.62%) CSS
13 11 (10.68%) Service Delivery
13 11 (10.68%) jQuery
13 11 (10.68%) PowerShell
14 9 (8.74%) Business Analysis
14 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (7.77%) Finance
15 8 (7.77%) Service Management
15 8 (7.77%) SQL
15 8 (7.77%) InfoPath
15 8 (7.77%) Advertising
15 8 (7.77%) Publishing
15 8 (7.77%) Resource Management
16 6 (5.83%) Windows
16 6 (5.83%) MS Excel

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
1 103 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 40 (38.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 22 (21.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (4.85%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.91%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.97%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) InfoPath
2 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (40.78%) Office 365
2 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.91%) OneDrive
4 2 (1.94%) IaaS
4 2 (1.94%) PaaS
4 2 (1.94%) Yammer
5 1 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) Intranet
2 3 (2.91%) Skype
3 1 (0.97%) DNS
3 1 (0.97%) Extranet
3 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.97%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (0.97%) Power BI
4 1 (0.97%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.94%) JIRA
2 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.97%) MSTest
3 1 (0.97%) NUnit
General
1 8 (7.77%) Advertising
1 8 (7.77%) Finance
1 8 (7.77%) Publishing
2 4 (3.88%) Legal
3 1 (0.97%) Dutch Language
3 1 (0.97%) French Language
3 1 (0.97%) German Language
3 1 (0.97%) Local Government
3 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.39%) HTML
2 20 (19.42%) .NET
3 13 (12.62%) CSS
4 11 (10.68%) jQuery
5 4 (3.88%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.88%) XML
6 2 (1.94%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.94%) REST
6 2 (1.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.97%) COM
7 1 (0.97%) CSS3
7 1 (0.97%) HTML5
7 1 (0.97%) WCF
7 1 (0.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.94%) Blog
1 2 (1.94%) Private Cloud
2 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
2 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
2 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
2 1 (0.97%) e-Learning
2 1 (0.97%) iPad
2 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.97%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.83%) Windows
2 4 (3.88%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.13%) Migration
2 18 (17.48%) Workflow
3 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (10.68%) Service Delivery
5 9 (8.74%) Business Analysis
5 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (7.77%) Resource Management
6 8 (7.77%) Service Management
7 6 (5.83%) CRM
7 6 (5.83%) Information Architecture
8 5 (4.85%) Mentoring
9 4 (3.88%) Front End Development
9 4 (3.88%) Requirements Engineering
10 3 (2.91%) Content Management
10 3 (2.91%) Data Migration
10 3 (2.91%) Document Management
10 3 (2.91%) Information Management
10 3 (2.91%) Presales
10 3 (2.91%) Scrum
10 3 (2.91%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 22 (21.36%) C#
1 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
2 11 (10.68%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.77%) SQL
4 1 (0.97%) Java
4 1 (0.97%) VB
4 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) SC Cleared
1 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.88%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.97%) Degree
4 1 (0.97%) MCSE
4 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.97%) PMP
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (33.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) Nintex
3 3 (2.91%) Lotus
4 2 (1.94%) VMware
5 1 (0.97%) BMC
5 1 (0.97%) Dell
5 1 (0.97%) Google
5 1 (0.97%) HP
5 1 (0.97%) IBM
5 1 (0.97%) Remedy