The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
South East / Berkshire
Rank 35 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 87 109 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.32% 4.33% 3.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 27.88% 26.20% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 72 44
Median daily rate £354 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.50% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £524 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.39% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.40 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -77.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+22.44% +20.98%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
312 416 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.49% 16.52% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 251 212
Median daily rate £444 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.64 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.25 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the Berkshire region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Reading +4 38 £400 - 2
Bracknell -17 6 £189 -52.87%
Slough +7 2 - - 1
Maidenhead -3 2 - -
Windsor - 2 £400 -
Wokingham - 2 £331 -
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 60 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 38 (23.03%) Security Cleared
3 37 (22.42%) Office 365
4 28 (16.97%) SQL Server
4 28 (16.97%) Migration
5 27 (16.36%) SC Cleared
6 26 (15.76%) MS Excel
6 26 (15.76%) Project Management
7 25 (15.15%) CRM
8 24 (14.55%) Dynamics CRM
9 23 (13.94%) Telecoms
9 23 (13.94%) Finance
9 23 (13.94%) SQL
10 19 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (10.91%) Windows
12 17 (10.30%) ERP
12 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (10.30%) Skype for Business
13 16 (9.70%) Active Directory
14 14 (8.48%) MS Office
14 14 (8.48%) Skype
15 13 (7.88%) IaaS
15 13 (7.88%) .NET
15 13 (7.88%) SLA
16 12 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (7.27%) PaaS
16 12 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (7.27%) Data Migration
17 11 (6.67%) Process Improvement

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 17 (10.30%) Skype for Business
2 8 (4.85%) Drupal
2 8 (4.85%) IIS
3 7 (4.24%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.21%) SAS
7 1 (0.61%) Apache
7 1 (0.61%) JBoss
7 1 (0.61%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (15.76%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.48%) MS Office
3 11 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (6.06%) MS Project
4 10 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (4.85%) InfoPath
6 5 (3.03%) MS Visio
7 4 (2.42%) Maya
Business Applications
1 24 (14.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.61%) Primavera
3 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 37 (22.42%) Office 365
2 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.88%) IaaS
4 12 (7.27%) PaaS
5 9 (5.45%) Google Drive
5 9 (5.45%) OneDrive
6 8 (4.85%) Yammer
7 2 (1.21%) Taleo
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.61%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.61%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.61%) G Suite
8 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.61%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.48%) Skype
2 6 (3.64%) Internet
3 5 (3.03%) DHCP
4 3 (1.82%) DNS
4 3 (1.82%) SAN
4 3 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.82%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.21%) LAN
6 1 (0.61%) Firewall
6 1 (0.61%) FTP
6 1 (0.61%) HTTP
6 1 (0.61%) Intranet
6 1 (0.61%) IPsec
6 1 (0.61%) Telnet
6 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (4.85%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.82%) MS Access
9 2 (1.21%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.21%) Power BI
10 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.61%) Big Data
10 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.61%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.61%) MySQL
10 1 (0.61%) OLAP
10 1 (0.61%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.61%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.82%) JIRA
2 2 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.61%) Selenium
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (13.94%) Finance
1 23 (13.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.03%) French Language
2 5 (3.03%) Italian Language
2 5 (3.03%) Spanish Language
3 4 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.42%) Retail
4 3 (1.82%) Marketing
5 2 (1.21%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) German Language
6 1 (0.61%) Local Government
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (13.33%) Analyst
2 19 (11.52%) Consultant
2 19 (11.52%) Developer
3 11 (6.67%) Architect
3 11 (6.67%) SharePoint Analyst
3 11 (6.67%) SharePoint Specialist
4 9 (5.45%) Administrator
4 9 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
4 9 (5.45%) Migration Specialist
5 8 (4.85%) Project Manager
6 7 (4.24%) Office 365 Architect
6 7 (4.24%) SQL Developer
7 6 (3.64%) .NET Developer
7 6 (3.64%) Coordinator
7 6 (3.64%) Project Administrator
7 6 (3.64%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.03%) Change Manager
8 5 (3.03%) Migration Consultant
8 5 (3.03%) Senior Manager
8 5 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.88%) .NET
2 7 (4.24%) Web Services
3 5 (3.03%) WCF
4 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.21%) Flash
4 2 (1.21%) MDX
5 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.61%) CSS
5 1 (0.61%) HTML
5 1 (0.61%) HTML5
5 1 (0.61%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.61%) Middleware
5 1 (0.61%) REST
5 1 (0.61%) RESTful
5 1 (0.61%) Symfony
5 1 (0.61%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.64%) e-Learning
2 6 (3.64%) Virtual Team
3 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.21%) PKI
4 2 (1.21%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.61%) Clustering
5 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.61%) FMCG
5 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.61%) PMI
5 1 (0.61%) Replication
5 1 (0.61%) SCADA
5 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.91%) Windows
2 7 (4.24%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.42%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.82%) Unix
5 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.21%) Solaris
6 2 (1.21%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.61%) Android
7 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) Linux
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.97%) Migration
2 26 (15.76%) Project Management
3 25 (15.15%) CRM
4 19 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (10.30%) ERP
6 12 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (7.27%) Data Migration
7 11 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (6.67%) ETL
7 11 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 11 (6.67%) Process Improvement
8 9 (5.45%) Coaching
8 9 (5.45%) Information Management
8 9 (5.45%) Statistics
9 8 (4.85%) Business Analysis
9 8 (4.85%) Change Management
9 8 (4.85%) Complex ETL
9 8 (4.85%) Multithreading
9 8 (4.85%) Presales
9 8 (4.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.94%) SQL
2 10 (6.06%) Java
3 9 (5.45%) C#
4 8 (4.85%) PHP
5 7 (4.24%) C
6 5 (3.03%) VBA
7 2 (1.21%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.61%) VB
8 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (23.03%) Security Cleared
2 27 (16.36%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.45%) Degree
3 9 (5.45%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.64%) ECDL
5 4 (2.42%) APMP
5 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.21%) MCSE
7 1 (0.61%) CCNA
7 1 (0.61%) CCNP
7 1 (0.61%) CISA
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.61%) CISM
7 1 (0.61%) CISSP
7 1 (0.61%) HNC
7 1 (0.61%) ISEB
7 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.61%) MBA
7 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.21%) P3O
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 16 (9.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.21%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.61%) Firmware
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.21%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.21%) Netcool
3 2 (1.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.21%) SCCM
4 1 (0.61%) Ansible
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.61%) Nagios
4 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.06%) Google
3 9 (5.45%) Huawei
4 8 (4.85%) Remedy
5 7 (4.24%) Oracle
6 5 (3.03%) HP
6 5 (3.03%) Intel Security
7 4 (2.42%) SAP
8 3 (1.82%) EMC
9 2 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.21%) PTC
9 2 (1.21%) Veritas
9 2 (1.21%) VMware
10 1 (0.61%) F5
10 1 (0.61%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.61%) IBM
10 1 (0.61%) Meridio
10 1 (0.61%) Planview
10 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.61%) Serena