Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Windows SharePoint Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows SharePoint Services over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 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.

Windows SharePoint Services (WSS)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 878 886 897
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows SharePoint Services 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.017% 0.012% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
UK median daily rate £195 £173 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -36.41% -39.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £173 £350
% change year-on-year +13.04% -50.71% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

Windows SharePoint Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 35,913 33,133 32,613
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.83% 32.22% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,317 23,393 22,570
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 377 377
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £17.00 £18.30 £14.25
90th Percentile £60.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.40 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.10% +7.74% -

Windows SharePoint Services
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Windows SharePoint Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Windows SharePoint Services in the UK

Windows SharePoint Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows SharePoint Services in the UK

Windows SharePoint Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows SharePoint Services in the UK

Windows SharePoint Services
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows SharePoint Services within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 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
UK excluding London -1 6 £195 +13.04%
England -3 6 £195 +13.04%
South West -24 3 £195 -
South East - 3 £260 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows SharePoint Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Windows SharePoint Services.

1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Veritas
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) ISA Server
3 4 (66.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) Live Communications Server
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
4 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (50.00%) Meridio
4 3 (50.00%) Netcool
4 3 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Unicenter
4 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
4 3 (50.00%) HP

Windows SharePoint Services
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 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Live Communications Server
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MS Access
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Demand Management
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) NsoIT
2 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (50.00%) Netcool
2 3 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Veritas
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Meridio
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Nintex
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy