Period
to 20 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 April 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 Developer
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 647 507 547
Rank change year-on-year -140 +40 -134
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Developer 239 365 369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.39% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.41% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 243 257
UK median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £274 £313 £275
90th Percentile £488 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +52.38% -2.22%
10th Percentile £42.50 £35.75 £22.69
90th Percentile £47.50 £102.00 £39.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year +12.50% +11.89% +33.17%

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 96,041 87,961 101,443
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 94.86% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,193 57,163 65,399
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,954 3,023 3,334
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.96 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.43% -2.77% +14.71%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.56 £48.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

SharePoint Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Developer in the UK

SharePoint Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Developer in the UK

SharePoint Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Developer over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint Developer in the UK

SharePoint Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Developer in the UK

SharePoint Developer
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 April 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 -159 200 £395 +5.33% 45
UK excluding London -47 148 £388 +3.33% 29
London -130 91 £394 -1.56% 19
North of England -20 34 £350 - 6
South West -5 30 £413 +10.00% 1
South East -23 22 £413 +6.45% 6
Scotland -20 20 £375 +1.69% 2
North West -19 15 £350 -2.78% 5
Yorkshire -16 14 £381 +8.93% 1
Midlands -25 14 £438 +12.18% 11
Wales -6 12 £375 -6.25% 1
East of England -2 9 £425 +21.43% 2
East Midlands -1 8 £438 +16.67% 11
Northern Ireland +2 7 £500 +50.94%
West Midlands -13 6 £438 +12.18%
North East +24 5 £325 -3.70%

SharePoint Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, SharePoint Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 239 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 95 (39.75%) JavaScript
3 90 (37.66%) C#
4 87 (36.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 86 (35.98%) Microsoft
6 82 (34.31%) PowerShell
7 78 (32.64%) HTML
8 77 (32.22%) CSS
9 71 (29.71%) Office 365
10 69 (28.87%) .NET
11 59 (24.69%) Workflow
12 48 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (18.83%) SharePoint 2010
14 41 (17.15%) SQL Server
15 39 (16.32%) jQuery
16 38 (15.90%) Nintex
17 37 (15.48%) REST
17 37 (15.48%) SQL
18 33 (13.81%) Visual Studio
18 33 (13.81%) ASP.NET
18 33 (13.81%) Finance
19 32 (13.39%) AngularJS
20 30 (12.55%) Migration
21 28 (11.72%) InfoPath
22 27 (11.30%) Security Cleared
22 27 (11.30%) XML
23 25 (10.46%) SC Cleared
24 24 (10.04%) Microsoft Azure
25 23 (9.62%) Document Management
26 21 (8.79%) Content Management

SharePoint Developer 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
1 239 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 87 (36.40%) SharePoint 2013
3 45 (18.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (7.95%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (2.51%) CMS
6 5 (2.09%) K2 blackpearl
6 5 (2.09%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.84%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.84%) IIS
8 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.42%) Confluence
8 1 (0.42%) Drupal
Applications
1 28 (11.72%) InfoPath
2 12 (5.02%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 71 (29.71%) Office 365
2 24 (10.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.67%) OneDrive
4 3 (1.26%) GitHub
4 3 (1.26%) Yammer
5 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.37%) Intranet
2 11 (4.60%) SMS
3 5 (2.09%) Internet
4 3 (1.26%) Extranet
5 2 (0.84%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.42%) HTTP
6 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (4.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.35%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.51%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.09%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.67%) EDRMS
6 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.26%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (1.26%) QlikView
7 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.84%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.84%) Power BI
9 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.42%) DB2
9 1 (0.42%) MS Access
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 33 (13.81%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.93%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (2.09%) NUnit
5 4 (1.67%) JIRA
6 3 (1.26%) Subversion
7 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.42%) GitLab
7 1 (0.42%) Toad
General
1 33 (13.81%) Finance
2 11 (4.60%) Advertising
3 10 (4.18%) Banking
4 6 (2.51%) Front Office
5 4 (1.67%) Legal
5 4 (1.67%) Publishing
6 3 (1.26%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Retail
7 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.42%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Marketing
8 1 (0.42%) Military
8 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (32.64%) HTML
2 77 (32.22%) CSS
3 69 (28.87%) .NET
4 39 (16.32%) jQuery
5 37 (15.48%) REST
6 33 (13.81%) ASP.NET
7 32 (13.39%) AngularJS
8 27 (11.30%) XML
9 17 (7.11%) React
10 15 (6.28%) .NET Framework
11 13 (5.44%) HTML5
12 12 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (4.60%) Node.js
13 11 (4.60%) Web Services
14 10 (4.18%) XSLT
15 8 (3.35%) CSS3
15 8 (3.35%) KnockoutJS
16 6 (2.51%) Entity Framework
17 4 (1.67%) CAML
18 3 (1.26%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.51%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.09%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (2.09%) Hedge funds
2 5 (2.09%) Mobile App
2 5 (2.09%) User Experience
3 4 (1.67%) Client/Server
3 4 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.84%) Taxonomies
4 2 (0.84%) W3C
4 2 (0.84%) Wiki
5 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.42%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.42%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.42%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.51%) Windows
2 4 (1.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.42%) Linux
3 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (24.69%) Workflow
2 48 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (12.55%) Migration
4 23 (9.62%) Document Management
5 21 (8.79%) Content Management
6 19 (7.95%) MVC
7 16 (6.69%) SDLC
7 16 (6.69%) Software Engineering
8 15 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (5.86%) Enterprise Content Management
9 14 (5.86%) Project Management
10 12 (5.02%) Scrum
10 12 (5.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (4.60%) CRM
12 9 (3.77%) Business Analysis
13 8 (3.35%) Front End Development
13 8 (3.35%) Software Delivery
13 8 (3.35%) Web Development
14 7 (2.93%) Capacity Management
15 6 (2.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 95 (39.75%) JavaScript
2 90 (37.66%) C#
3 82 (34.31%) PowerShell
4 37 (15.48%) SQL
5 10 (4.18%) TypeScript
6 7 (2.93%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.51%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.51%) VB
8 5 (2.09%) Java
9 4 (1.67%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.67%) VBA
10 3 (1.26%) VB6
11 2 (0.84%) C
12 1 (0.42%) C++
12 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (11.30%) Security Cleared
2 25 (10.46%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.60%) Degree
4 2 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.84%) MCPD
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.09%) SLA
2 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.42%) GDPR
2 1 (0.42%) PMO
2 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.42%) PingFederate
2 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 86 (35.98%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.90%) Nintex
3 6 (2.51%) Oracle
4 3 (1.26%) SAP
5 2 (0.84%) Lotus
6 1 (0.42%) Capita