Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Consultant was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 785 741 762
Rank change year-on-year -44 +21 -54
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Consultant 102 150 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 95 87
UK median daily rate £420 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +8.98%
10th Percentile £305 £245 £325
90th Percentile £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +9.33% -11.76% +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 97742 99747 107875
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64508 65028 68632
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3319 4120
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 23 November 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 15 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 23 November 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 -34 93 £420 +5.00% 8
UK excluding London 0 59 £410 +9.33% 4
London -27 41 £425 +1.19% 5
South East +4 21 £375 -11.76%
Midlands +27 16 £463 +2.78%
West Midlands +39 15 £463 +2.78%
North of England +36 6 £454 +29.64% 1
Scotland +4 6 £310 -31.11% 1
East of England -20 4 £400 +14.29% 2
North East +61 3 - -
South West -19 3 £420 +31.25%
North West +13 2 £500 +50.94% 1
Northern Ireland -38 2 £500 -
Wales +13 1 £350 -12.50%
Yorkshire +6 1 £408 +1.88%

SharePoint Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 102 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 54 (52.94%) Office 365
3 33 (32.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 28 (27.45%) Migration
5 22 (21.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 22 (21.57%) PowerShell
6 21 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 19 (18.63%) .NET
8 17 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (14.71%) SC Cleared
11 13 (12.75%) C#
12 12 (11.76%) HTML
12 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
12 12 (11.76%) CSS
12 12 (11.76%) Active Directory
12 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (9.80%) Azure Active Directory
13 10 (9.80%) OneDrive
14 9 (8.82%) Advertising
14 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (7.84%) Document Management
15 8 (7.84%) Records Management
15 8 (7.84%) Nintex
16 7 (6.86%) Capita
16 7 (6.86%) Workflow
16 7 (6.86%) MCSE
17 6 (5.88%) MCSA
17 6 (5.88%) XML
17 6 (5.88%) Finance

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
1 102 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 33 (32.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 22 (21.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (4.90%) IIS
5 2 (1.96%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.98%) JBoss
6 1 (0.98%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.98%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (52.94%) Office 365
2 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (9.80%) Azure Active Directory
3 10 (9.80%) OneDrive
4 4 (3.92%) IaaS
4 4 (3.92%) PaaS
5 3 (2.94%) SaaS
6 1 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) Intranet
2 4 (3.92%) Skype
3 3 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) EDRMS
2 3 (2.94%) Power BI
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.98%) IDOL
4 1 (0.98%) MySQL
4 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.96%) JIRA
3 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.98%) Ant
4 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.98%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.98%) Subversion
4 1 (0.98%) Xcode
General
1 9 (8.82%) Advertising
2 6 (5.88%) Finance
3 3 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.63%) .NET
2 12 (11.76%) CSS
2 12 (11.76%) HTML
3 6 (5.88%) jQuery
3 6 (5.88%) XML
4 3 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.94%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.96%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.96%) HTML5
5 2 (1.96%) Middleware
5 2 (1.96%) REST
5 2 (1.96%) Web Services
5 2 (1.96%) XSLT
6 1 (0.98%) Ajax
6 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.98%) RESTful
6 1 (0.98%) WCF
6 1 (0.98%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (1.96%) Derivative
1 2 (1.96%) Equities
1 2 (1.96%) Taxonomies
1 2 (1.96%) Virtual Team
2 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
2 1 (0.98%) Clustering
2 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
2 1 (0.98%) FMCG
2 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) Windows
1 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.98%) Android
2 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.45%) Migration
2 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (7.84%) Document Management
3 8 (7.84%) Records Management
4 7 (6.86%) Workflow
5 6 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 6 (5.88%) Information Management
6 5 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.90%) Wireframes
7 3 (2.94%) Change Control
7 3 (2.94%) CRM
7 3 (2.94%) Information Architecture
7 3 (2.94%) ITIL
7 3 (2.94%) Scrum
8 2 (1.96%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (1.96%) RAD
8 2 (1.96%) RUP
8 2 (1.96%) Service Management
8 2 (1.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (21.57%) PowerShell
2 13 (12.75%) C#
3 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.90%) SQL
5 4 (3.92%) Java
6 1 (0.98%) C
6 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.98%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.98%) VB
6 1 (0.98%) XPath
6 1 (0.98%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.86%) MCSE
5 6 (5.88%) MCSA
6 5 (4.90%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.94%) Degree
8 1 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.98%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) PMO
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) SCCM
1 1 (0.98%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 21 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.84%) Nintex
3 7 (6.86%) Capita
4 4 (3.92%) Dell
5 3 (2.94%) Kofax
6 2 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (0.98%) IBM
7 1 (0.98%) OpenText
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle
7 1 (0.98%) Progress
7 1 (0.98%) VMware