Period
to 11 July 2020

The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Engineer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

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 Engineer
UK
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 568 824 839
Rank change year-on-year +256 +15 -20
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Engineer 19 29 59
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.031% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.033% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 49
Median daily rate £340 £396 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.14% -2.82% +17.27%
10th Percentile £284 £313 £250
90th Percentile £531 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £396 £400
% change year-on-year -21.09% -1.00% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 38,349 88,382 98,618
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.49% 94.54% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,032 58,180 64,523
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £256 £264 £269
90th Percentile £660 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.65% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,557 2,924 3,186
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.72 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.10% +9.56% -5.16%
10th Percentile £12.01 £11.17 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.23 £48.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -2.78%

SharePoint Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Engineer in the UK

SharePoint Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SharePoint Engineer.

Daily rate trend for SharePoint Engineer in the UK

SharePoint Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint Engineer over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint Engineer in the UK

SharePoint Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SharePoint Engineer.

Hourly rate trend for SharePoint Engineer in the UK

SharePoint Engineer
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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
UK excluding London +213 15 £313 -21.09%
England +248 14 £340 -14.14% 1
North of England - 4 £340 -
Scotland +64 3 £293 -
Midlands - 3 £425 -
West Midlands - 3 £425 -
London +193 2 £513 +20.59% 1
South East +137 2 £273 -30.66%
Work from Home -5 2 £293 -18.86%
South West - 2 £325 -
North East - 2 £340 -
North West - 2 - -
East of England +66 1 £340 -24.44%

SharePoint Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, SharePoint Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
3 9 (47.37%) Office 365
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) OneDrive
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) Migration
5 7 (36.84%) Power Platform
6 6 (31.58%) PowerApps
6 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Power BI
7 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
7 5 (26.32%) Project Delivery
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
8 4 (21.05%) Workflow
8 4 (21.05%) Azure
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.79%) Skype
9 3 (15.79%) Trend Micro
9 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (15.79%) Workflow Management
9 3 (15.79%) Use Case
9 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (15.79%) Power Automate
10 2 (10.53%) ShareGate
10 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.53%) VMware

SharePoint Engineer 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 19 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Office 365
2 8 (42.11%) OneDrive
3 7 (36.84%) Power Platform
4 6 (31.58%) PowerApps
5 4 (21.05%) Azure
6 3 (15.79%) Power Automate
7 2 (10.53%) Dropbox
7 2 (10.53%) ShareGate
8 1 (5.26%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Power BI
2 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.26%) QlikView
2 1 (5.26%) Redis
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) VMS
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
3 5 (26.32%) Project Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
5 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (15.79%) Use Case
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow Management
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.26%) Document Management
7 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Trend Micro
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Meridio
4 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow