Period
to 24 August 2017

The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Consultant was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 757 760 744
Rank change year-on-year +3 -16 -73
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Consultant 95 132 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 95 84
UK median daily rate £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +2.48%
10th Percentile £305 £268 £300
90th Percentile £534 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £413
% change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03% +3.13%
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 91221 102596 106833
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 94.93% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 59277 66881 66876
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2787 3124 4140
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £17.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +6.01% +5.43%
10th Percentile £10.86 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year -5.26% +9.64% +3.46%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 89 £420 +5.00% 11
UK excluding London +6 55 £375 -6.25% 3
London +9 39 £425 +1.19% 8
South East +11 17 £388 -3.13% 1
North of England +52 11 £408 -2.10% 2
Midlands +17 10 £375 -6.25%
West Midlands +38 8 £375 -16.67%
South West +2 7 £420 +12.00%
North West +26 6 £500 +19.05% 2
Scotland +26 4 £310 -26.19%
East of England -3 4 £406 +16.07%
North East +56 3 - -
Yorkshire +33 2 £366 -
Wales - 2 £320 -

SharePoint Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 95 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 51 (53.68%) Office 365
3 30 (31.58%) Migration
4 27 (28.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (20.00%) .NET
6 17 (17.89%) Security Cleared
6 17 (17.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 13 (13.68%) CSS
9 12 (12.63%) HTML
9 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
10 11 (11.58%) C#
11 10 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (9.47%) Workflow
12 9 (9.47%) PowerShell
13 8 (8.42%) Capita
13 8 (8.42%) Document Management
14 7 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (7.37%) Nintex
15 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (6.32%) jQuery
15 6 (6.32%) Advertising
15 6 (6.32%) Intranet
15 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
15 6 (6.32%) IIS
15 6 (6.32%) XML
16 5 (5.26%) SQL

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 95 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 27 (28.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 17 (17.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (6.32%) IIS
5 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.05%) CMS
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.05%) JBoss
6 1 (1.05%) LiveLink
6 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) InfoPath
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 51 (53.68%) Office 365
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.21%) IaaS
3 4 (4.21%) PaaS
3 4 (4.21%) Yammer
4 3 (3.16%) SaaS
5 2 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) Intranet
2 5 (5.26%) Skype
3 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.05%) DNS
4 1 (1.05%) Extranet
4 1 (1.05%) Internet
4 1 (1.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) EDRMS
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.11%) Power BI
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.21%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.11%) JIRA
4 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.05%) MorphX
4 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (6.32%) Advertising
2 4 (4.21%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Legal
4 2 (2.11%) Finance
4 2 (2.11%) German Language
5 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.00%) .NET
2 13 (13.68%) CSS
3 12 (12.63%) HTML
4 6 (6.32%) jQuery
4 6 (6.32%) XML
5 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.16%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (2.11%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.11%) Web Services
7 2 (2.11%) XSLT
8 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.05%) Middleware
8 1 (1.05%) REST
8 1 (1.05%) WCF
8 1 (1.05%) WF
8 1 (1.05%) WPF
8 1 (1.05%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.11%) Derivative
1 2 (2.11%) Equities
1 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.05%) FMCG
2 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.21%) Windows
2 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.58%) Migration
2 10 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (9.47%) Workflow
4 8 (8.42%) Document Management
5 7 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.26%) Information Management
8 4 (4.21%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.21%) CRM
8 4 (4.21%) Information Architecture
8 4 (4.21%) Metadata Management
9 3 (3.16%) Change Management
9 3 (3.16%) MVC
9 3 (3.16%) Records Management
9 3 (3.16%) Service Management
9 3 (3.16%) Wireframes
10 2 (2.11%) Change Control
10 2 (2.11%) Customer Requirements
10 2 (2.11%) DevOps
10 2 (2.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
2 11 (11.58%) C#
3 9 (9.47%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.26%) SQL
5 2 (2.11%) C
6 1 (1.05%) Java
6 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.11%) Degree
5 2 (2.11%) MCPD
5 2 (2.11%) MCSD
6 1 (1.05%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Capita
3 7 (7.37%) Nintex
4 4 (4.21%) Dell
5 2 (2.11%) HP
5 2 (2.11%) VMware
6 1 (1.05%) BMC
6 1 (1.05%) IBM
6 1 (1.05%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.05%) OpenText
6 1 (1.05%) Progress
6 1 (1.05%) Remedy