The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 58 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 60 126 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.43% 4.95% 4.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.40% 28.70% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 61 35
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -17.07%
SharePoint
South East

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
326 439 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.23% 17.24% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 231 165
Average daily rate £407 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £198 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 23
Average hourly rate £33.50 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.12% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £9.55 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.45 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -13.15%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 June 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -17 28 £380 +13.43% 13
Maidenhead - 9 £325 -
Bracknell -6 6 £288 +15.00%
Slough -9 2 - - 2
Wokingham 0 1 - -
Newbury -7 1 £275 -45.00% 2
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint.

1 74 (45.96%) Microsoft
2 41 (25.47%) SharePoint 2013
3 37 (22.98%) SQL Server
4 34 (21.12%) MS Excel
5 33 (20.50%) Telecoms
6 31 (19.25%) Windows
7 30 (18.63%) Active Directory
8 29 (18.01%) Project Management
8 29 (18.01%) .NET
9 25 (15.53%) SQL
9 25 (15.53%) Lync
10 24 (14.91%) HTML
11 23 (14.29%) C#
11 23 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 22 (13.66%) Finance
13 21 (13.04%) Migration
13 21 (13.04%) MS Office
14 20 (12.42%) Intranet
14 20 (12.42%) Office 365
15 19 (11.80%) SC Cleared
15 19 (11.80%) CSS
16 18 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (10.56%) ASP.NET
17 17 (10.56%) jQuery
18 16 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (9.94%) Firewall
19 15 (9.32%) ITIL
19 15 (9.32%) User Experience
20 14 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
20 14 (8.70%) JavaScript

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (25.47%) SharePoint 2013
2 25 (15.53%) Lync
3 14 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 13 (8.07%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.97%) Node.js
6 6 (3.73%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.11%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.48%) Documentum
8 4 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.48%) CMS
8 4 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.86%) JBoss
9 3 (1.86%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.86%) Apache
9 3 (1.86%) MS Project Server
10 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 34 (21.12%) MS Excel
2 21 (13.04%) MS Office
3 14 (8.70%) MS Visio
4 8 (4.97%) MS Project
4 8 (4.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.62%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.62%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.86%) Changepoint
3 2 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.62%) SAP CCM
4 1 (0.62%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.42%) Office 365
2 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.48%) Yammer
4 3 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.62%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.42%) Intranet
2 16 (9.94%) Firewall
3 9 (5.59%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.73%) VoIP
4 6 (3.73%) VLAN
5 4 (2.48%) Unified Communications
5 4 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.86%) MGCP
6 3 (1.86%) RTP
6 3 (1.86%) Internet
6 3 (1.86%) PBX
6 3 (1.86%) SSL
6 3 (1.86%) Megaco
6 3 (1.86%) SSH
6 3 (1.86%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.24%) LAN
7 2 (1.24%) WAN
7 2 (1.24%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.97%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (4.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.48%) OLAP
6 4 (2.48%) PerformancePoint
7 3 (1.86%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.24%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.62%) CorVu
9 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.62%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (7.45%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.86%) JIRA
General
1 33 (20.50%) Telecoms
2 22 (13.66%) Finance
3 9 (5.59%) Retail
4 7 (4.35%) Legal
5 3 (1.86%) Advertising
5 3 (1.86%) Billing
6 2 (1.24%) Marketing
6 2 (1.24%) Publishing
6 2 (1.24%) Back Office
6 2 (1.24%) Electronics
6 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (27.33%) Developer
2 21 (13.04%) SharePoint Developer
3 20 (12.42%) Analyst
4 16 (9.94%) Consultant
5 10 (6.21%) Architect
6 9 (5.59%) Coordinator
7 8 (4.97%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.97%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (4.35%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.35%) Administrator
8 7 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (3.73%) PMO Analyst
9 6 (3.73%) .NET Developer
9 6 (3.73%) UX Developer
10 5 (3.11%) Project Coordinator
10 5 (3.11%) SharePoint Consultant
11 4 (2.48%) Team Leader
11 4 (2.48%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.01%) .NET
2 24 (14.91%) HTML
3 19 (11.80%) CSS
4 17 (10.56%) jQuery
4 17 (10.56%) ASP.NET
5 11 (6.83%) Application Packaging
6 9 (5.59%) Web Services
7 8 (4.97%) AngularJS
7 8 (4.97%) Express
8 7 (4.35%) RESTful
8 7 (4.35%) XML
9 6 (3.73%) Middleware
9 6 (3.73%) HTML5
10 5 (3.11%) J2EE
10 5 (3.11%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.48%) MDX
11 4 (2.48%) WPF
12 2 (1.24%) REST
12 2 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.24%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.32%) User Experience
3 10 (6.21%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.48%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.48%) IPTV
4 4 (2.48%) RIA
5 3 (1.86%) PKI
6 2 (1.24%) NHS
6 2 (1.24%) DTV
6 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.24%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.62%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.62%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.62%) Clustering
7 1 (0.62%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.62%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.25%) Windows
2 9 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.97%) Linux
3 8 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.73%) Windows XP
5 5 (3.11%) Solaris
5 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.86%) UNIX
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.62%) Android
8 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.01%) Project Management
2 21 (13.04%) Migration
3 15 (9.32%) ITIL
4 13 (8.07%) PRINCE2
4 13 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (6.83%) Document Management
6 10 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (5.59%) Configuration Management
8 8 (4.97%) Resource Management
8 8 (4.97%) Matrix Management
9 7 (4.35%) Project Planning
9 7 (4.35%) Test Strategy
9 7 (4.35%) Change Management
9 7 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.73%) SDLC
10 6 (3.73%) Service Management
10 6 (3.73%) CRM
10 6 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (3.73%) Time Management
10 6 (3.73%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.53%) SQL
2 23 (14.29%) C#
3 14 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.73%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.11%) Java
6 4 (2.48%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.86%) PHP
7 3 (1.86%) C
7 3 (1.86%) VBA
8 1 (0.62%) C-shell
8 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.80%) SC Cleared
3 18 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (8.07%) MCSE
5 9 (5.59%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.73%) MCP
7 4 (2.48%) MCTS
7 4 (2.48%) MCITP
7 4 (2.48%) PMP
7 4 (2.48%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.48%) NVQ Level 3
8 2 (1.24%) Degree
8 2 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.24%) ISEB
9 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.62%) MCSA
9 1 (0.62%) CCNP
9 1 (0.62%) CCNA
9 1 (0.62%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (18.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.62%) vSphere
4 1 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.62%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (8.07%) SCOM
2 12 (7.45%) SCCM
3 4 (2.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.24%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.62%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.62%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.62%) SCSM
5 1 (0.62%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.62%) Nagios
5 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.62%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (45.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.83%) Oracle
3 9 (5.59%) Citrix
4 8 (4.97%) VMware
5 7 (4.35%) Cisco
6 6 (3.73%) Sitecore
6 6 (3.73%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.11%) Sun
8 4 (2.48%) SAP
9 3 (1.86%) HP
9 3 (1.86%) EMC
9 3 (1.86%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.86%) Avaya
10 2 (1.24%) F5
10 2 (1.24%) Remedy
11 1 (0.62%) McAfee
11 1 (0.62%) BT
11 1 (0.62%) Thunderhead
11 1 (0.62%) Meridio
11 1 (0.62%) Capita
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