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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 46 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 89 79 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.41% 3.26% 3.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.98% 20.05% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 32 45
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£385 £375 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £271 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £448 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £18.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -13.09%
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
405 394 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.54% 16.23% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 203 220
Average daily rate £400 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 17
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.05 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £19.30 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -22 34 £483 +20.62% 7
Slough +6 11 £350 -12.50% 1
Bracknell -5 8 £225 -15.09% 1
Newbury -10 3 £345 -8.00% 2
Windsor +3 2 £285 -
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 51 (34.46%) Microsoft
2 39 (26.35%) MS Excel
3 36 (24.32%) Project Management
4 27 (18.24%) Telecoms
5 24 (16.22%) Windows
6 23 (15.54%) Migration
7 22 (14.86%) MS Office
8 21 (14.19%) Finance
9 19 (12.84%) SQL
10 18 (12.16%) Active Directory
11 17 (11.49%) Intranet
12 16 (10.81%) SQL Server
12 16 (10.81%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (10.14%) QA
13 15 (10.14%) Security Cleared
13 15 (10.14%) ITIL
14 14 (9.46%) .NET
14 14 (9.46%) MS Visio
14 14 (9.46%) Lync
14 14 (9.46%) Office 365
15 13 (8.78%) Web Services
16 12 (8.11%) PRINCE2
16 12 (8.11%) MS Project
16 12 (8.11%) SAP
16 12 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (8.11%) Citrix
17 11 (7.43%) TCP/IP
17 11 (7.43%) HTML
17 11 (7.43%) MS PowerPoint
17 11 (7.43%) SC Cleared

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (10.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (9.46%) Lync
3 8 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.38%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.70%) IIS
6 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.70%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.35%) Apache
7 2 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.35%) JBoss
8 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.68%) Documentum
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.68%) Drupal
Applications
1 39 (26.35%) MS Excel
2 22 (14.86%) MS Office
3 14 (9.46%) MS Visio
4 12 (8.11%) MS Project
5 11 (7.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.03%) SAP CCM
1 3 (2.03%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.46%) Office 365
2 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.38%) Yammer
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.49%) Intranet
2 11 (7.43%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.76%) Firewall
4 8 (5.41%) VLAN
5 4 (2.70%) DNS
5 4 (2.70%) LAN
5 4 (2.70%) VoIP
5 4 (2.70%) WAN
6 3 (2.03%) LDAP
6 3 (2.03%) HTTP
6 3 (2.03%) SSL
7 2 (1.35%) SAN
7 2 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.35%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.35%) SSH
7 2 (1.35%) PBX
7 2 (1.35%) Extranet
7 2 (1.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.03%) EDRMS
7 3 (2.03%) OLAP
8 2 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.35%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.35%) Big Data
9 1 (0.68%) MS Access
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.68%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (18.24%) Telecoms
2 21 (14.19%) Finance
3 5 (3.38%) Advertising
3 5 (3.38%) Retail
4 3 (2.03%) Marketing
4 3 (2.03%) Legal
5 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.35%) Electronics
5 2 (1.35%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Local Government
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (18.24%) Analyst
2 26 (17.57%) Architect
3 24 (16.22%) Developer
4 12 (8.11%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.43%) Applications Architect
6 10 (6.76%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.76%) Consultant
6 10 (6.76%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (6.08%) Enterprise Architect
8 7 (4.73%) PMO Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) UX Developer
9 6 (4.05%) Enterprise Applications Architect
9 6 (4.05%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.05%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Coordinator
10 5 (3.38%) Administrator
10 5 (3.38%) Technical Manager
10 5 (3.38%) Knowledge Manager
10 5 (3.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.46%) .NET
2 13 (8.78%) Web Services
3 11 (7.43%) HTML
4 10 (6.76%) Application Packaging
5 9 (6.08%) CSS
5 9 (6.08%) ASP.NET
6 8 (5.41%) jQuery
7 7 (4.73%) Middleware
8 6 (4.05%) HTML5
9 4 (2.70%) MDX
9 4 (2.70%) J2EE
10 3 (2.03%) SAML
11 2 (1.35%) SAP PI
11 2 (1.35%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
12 1 (0.68%) Entity Framework
12 1 (0.68%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.08%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.08%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.08%) User Experience
3 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.03%) Social Media
5 2 (1.35%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.35%) PMI
5 2 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.35%) NHS
5 2 (1.35%) DTV
5 2 (1.35%) PKI
5 2 (1.35%) IPTV
5 2 (1.35%) SCADA
5 2 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.68%) FMCG
6 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.22%) Windows
2 7 (4.73%) Linux
3 5 (3.38%) Solaris
4 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.03%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.35%) UNIX
6 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.32%) Project Management
2 23 (15.54%) Migration
3 15 (10.14%) ITIL
4 12 (8.11%) PRINCE2
4 12 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (6.76%) Business Development
6 9 (6.08%) Document Management
6 9 (6.08%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (5.41%) Matrix Management
7 8 (5.41%) Time Management
8 7 (4.73%) Release Management
8 7 (4.73%) Resource Management
8 7 (4.73%) Project Planning
8 7 (4.73%) Change Management
8 7 (4.73%) Service Management
8 7 (4.73%) ERP
9 6 (4.05%) CRM
9 6 (4.05%) Incident Management
10 5 (3.38%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.84%) SQL
2 9 (6.08%) C#
3 8 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 6 (4.05%) Java
4 6 (4.05%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.35%) Perl
6 2 (1.35%) PHP
6 2 (1.35%) C
6 2 (1.35%) X++
6 2 (1.35%) VBScript
6 2 (1.35%) VB
6 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.68%) VBA
7 1 (0.68%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) Tcl
7 1 (0.68%) C-shell
7 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.38%) MCSE
3 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.38%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.38%) Degree
4 3 (2.03%) MOS
4 3 (2.03%) MCTS
4 3 (2.03%) MCITP
4 3 (2.03%) PMP
4 3 (2.03%) MCSA
5 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.35%) NVQ Level 3
5 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.35%) MBA
6 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.68%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.68%) CIPD
6 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.68%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.14%) QA
2 4 (2.70%) SLA
3 2 (1.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 18 (12.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.68%) NFS
4 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.68%) XenApp
4 1 (0.68%) SRDF
4 1 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.41%) SCCM
2 5 (3.38%) SCOM
3 4 (2.70%) Nagios
3 4 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.03%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.03%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (2.03%) WSUS
5 2 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.68%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.68%) SnapMirror
6 1 (0.68%) SnapVault
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 51 (34.46%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.11%) SAP
2 12 (8.11%) Citrix
3 10 (6.76%) Oracle
4 8 (5.41%) Cisco
5 6 (4.05%) VMware
6 5 (3.38%) Remedy
7 4 (2.70%) Symantec
7 4 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.70%) Sun
7 4 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.03%) JD Edwards
8 3 (2.03%) CA
8 3 (2.03%) HP
8 3 (2.03%) McAfee
8 3 (2.03%) BT
9 2 (1.35%) Fujitsu
9 2 (1.35%) Pega
9 2 (1.35%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.35%) Adobe
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