The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SharePoint Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 562 570
Rank change year-on-year +24 +8  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 70 77 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.90% 0.84% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 36
Median daily rate £330 £363 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.96% -9.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £238 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £321 £400
% change year-on-year +4.52% -19.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -

SharePoint Server is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7809 9216 9338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.32% 17.20% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5111 5886 5538
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 222 346
Median hourly rate £18.68 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.68% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SharePoint Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in the UK

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in the UK

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint Server in the UK

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Server in the UK

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint Server in the UK

SharePoint Server
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 Server 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 +31 69 £335 -9.15% 11
South West +38 43 £275 +48.64% 2
Wiltshire - 30 £288 - 1
Corsham - 21 £315 - 1
South East -7 9 £425 +39.34% 4
West Midlands - 7 £375 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £280 -
Berkshire +12 5 £388 +16.10% 1
Yorkshire +16 4 £350 -3.44%
London +8 4 £325 -18.75% 3
Somerset - 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 - -
Yeovil - 4 - -
North Yorkshire +6 3 £285 -6.93%
Telford - 3 £330 -
Shropshire - 3 £330 -
Staffordshire - 2 £413 -
Lichfield - 2 £413 -
North West +24 1 £425 +32.81% 1
Scotland +19 1 £325 +1.40%
West Yorkshire +12 1 £350 -22.22%
Hampshire +10 1 £400 - 1
Manchester +8 1 £425 +32.81%
Reading +6 1 £388 +16.10% 1
Bristol +5 1 £275 +48.64% 1
Northamptonshire -4 1 £195 -52.72%
East Midlands -16 1 £195 -51.25% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £325 -
Surrey - 1 £525 - 2
Devon - 1 £200 -

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 116 (94.31%) SharePoint
2 62 (50.41%) Security Cleared
3 61 (49.59%) Microsoft
4 59 (47.97%) Office 365
5 52 (42.28%) SC Cleared
5 52 (42.28%) MS Office
6 42 (34.15%) Finance
7 40 (32.52%) Project Management
8 37 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (28.46%) Programme Management
10 34 (27.64%) MS Project
11 33 (26.83%) Project Planning
12 27 (21.95%) Migration
13 26 (21.14%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (21.14%) SharePoint 2013
14 24 (19.51%) SQL Server
15 23 (18.70%) Windows
16 22 (17.89%) DV Cleared
17 19 (15.45%) IIS
17 19 (15.45%) SQL
18 14 (11.38%) MS Excel
18 14 (11.38%) MS Exchange
18 14 (11.38%) Active Directory
18 14 (11.38%) Internet
18 14 (11.38%) Incident Management
19 13 (10.57%) Workflow
19 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
19 13 (10.57%) Performance Monitoring
20 12 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
20 12 (9.76%) .NET

SharePoint Server
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
1 116 (94.31%) SharePoint
2 26 (21.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 19 (15.45%) IIS
4 14 (11.38%) MS Exchange
5 7 (5.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (4.88%) Skype for Business
7 5 (4.07%) Apache
7 5 (4.07%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.44%) Live Communications Server
9 3 (2.44%) NetWeaver
10 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 52 (42.28%) MS Office
2 34 (27.64%) MS Project
3 14 (11.38%) MS Excel
4 10 (8.13%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.63%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.63%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (47.97%) Office 365
2 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.13%) IaaS
4 7 (5.69%) OneDrive
4 7 (5.69%) Yammer
5 5 (4.07%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.63%) Akamai
6 2 (1.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.38%) Internet
2 8 (6.50%) Extranet
3 7 (5.69%) Intranet
3 7 (5.69%) Skype
4 5 (4.07%) DMZ
5 4 (3.25%) DHCP
5 4 (3.25%) DNS
6 3 (2.44%) SAN
6 3 (2.44%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.63%) Firewall
7 2 (1.63%) LDAP
7 2 (1.63%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.81%) LAN
8 1 (0.81%) VPN
8 1 (0.81%) WAN
8 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.13%) Power BI
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.44%) MS Access
5 3 (2.44%) PowerPivot
5 3 (2.44%) SAP BW
5 3 (2.44%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.81%) Big Data
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.81%) QlikView
7 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (34.15%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Manufacturing
2 8 (6.50%) Publishing
2 8 (6.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.69%) Electronics
3 7 (5.69%) Marketing
4 6 (4.88%) Advertising
5 3 (2.44%) Banking
6 2 (1.63%) Retail
7 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (23.58%) Administrator
2 25 (20.33%) SharePoint Administrator
3 10 (8.13%) Coordinator
3 10 (8.13%) Developer
3 10 (8.13%) Project Coordinator
4 9 (7.32%) Analyst
5 7 (5.69%) Architect
5 7 (5.69%) Consultant
5 7 (5.69%) Project Officer
5 7 (5.69%) Project Support Officer
5 7 (5.69%) SharePoint Analyst
5 7 (5.69%) SharePoint Engineer
5 7 (5.69%) Support Officer
6 6 (4.88%) Operations Technician
7 5 (4.07%) SharePoint Architect
7 5 (4.07%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (3.25%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.25%) Migration Analyst
8 4 (3.25%) Migration Engineer
8 4 (3.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.76%) .NET
2 10 (8.13%) HTML
3 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.69%) CSS
5 5 (4.07%) jQuery
5 5 (4.07%) XML
6 4 (3.25%) Web Services
7 3 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (2.44%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (1.63%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.63%) Ajax
8 2 (1.63%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.63%) HTML5
8 2 (1.63%) WCF
8 2 (1.63%) XSL
9 1 (0.81%) COM
9 1 (0.81%) CSS3
9 1 (0.81%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.25%) PKI
1 4 (3.25%) User Experience
2 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.44%) Clustering
2 3 (2.44%) Fat Client
2 3 (2.44%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.81%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.70%) Windows
2 12 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (8.94%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.07%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.44%) Solaris
6 3 (2.44%) Unix
7 1 (0.81%) Android
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.52%) Project Management
2 37 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (28.46%) Programme Management
4 33 (26.83%) Project Planning
5 27 (21.95%) Migration
6 26 (21.14%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (11.38%) Incident Management
8 13 (10.57%) Performance Monitoring
8 13 (10.57%) Workflow
9 8 (6.50%) Data Migration
10 7 (5.69%) Content Management
10 7 (5.69%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (5.69%) Information Exploitation
10 7 (5.69%) Information Management
10 7 (5.69%) Performance Management
10 7 (5.69%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (5.69%) Validation
11 6 (4.88%) Security Operations
11 6 (4.88%) Server Patching
11 6 (4.88%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.45%) SQL
2 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.69%) C#
4 6 (4.88%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.44%) ABAP
5 3 (2.44%) C
6 2 (1.63%) PHP
6 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.81%) Java
7 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (50.41%) Security Cleared
2 52 (42.28%) SC Cleared
3 22 (17.89%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.25%) BC Cleared
4 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.44%) Degree
6 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.63%) MCSE
7 1 (0.81%) CCNA
7 1 (0.81%) CCNP
7 1 (0.81%) HNC
7 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.81%) MCITP
7 1 (0.81%) MCP
7 1 (0.81%) MCPD
7 1 (0.81%) MCTS
7 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) PMO
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (11.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.44%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.81%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.81%) XenApp
4 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (3.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (2.44%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.44%) Netcool
3 3 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.44%) Unicenter
4 2 (1.63%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 61 (49.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.94%) SAP
3 8 (6.50%) Meridio
4 6 (4.88%) Citrix
4 6 (4.88%) Intel Security
4 6 (4.88%) Oracle
4 6 (4.88%) VMware
5 4 (3.25%) Veritas
6 3 (2.44%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.44%) EMC
6 3 (2.44%) HP
7 2 (1.63%) Ariba
7 2 (1.63%) F5
7 2 (1.63%) Nintex
7 2 (1.63%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco
8 1 (0.81%) Teradata
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