The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 41 52 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.33% 4.43% 4.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.47% 21.94% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 24
Median daily rate £430 £321 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.85% -8.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £233 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £416 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
191 237 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.19% 20.19% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 123 96
Median daily rate £415 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.54% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 11
Median hourly rate £15.25 £26.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% +64.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +3 38 £430 +33.33% 5
High Wycombe - 2 £350 -
Amersham - 1 - -
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.99%) Finance
3 21 (28.77%) MS Excel
4 19 (26.03%) Windows
4 19 (26.03%) Security Cleared
5 18 (24.66%) Project Management
6 17 (23.29%) .NET
7 16 (21.92%) SC Cleared
7 16 (21.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
8 15 (20.55%) Active Directory
9 13 (17.81%) Migration
10 12 (16.44%) SQL
10 12 (16.44%) User Experience
11 11 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (15.07%) VMware
12 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET
12 10 (13.70%) SAN
12 10 (13.70%) LAN
13 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
13 9 (12.33%) Business Analysis
14 8 (10.96%) Skype for Business
14 8 (10.96%) Incident Management
14 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (10.96%) Oracle
14 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2
14 8 (10.96%) C#
14 8 (10.96%) MS Project
14 8 (10.96%) Citrix
14 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 16 (21.92%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.96%) Skype for Business
4 6 (8.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (6.85%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.37%) CMS
7 1 (1.37%) IIS
7 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (28.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.96%) MS Project
3 5 (6.85%) MS Office
3 5 (6.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.11%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.74%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.37%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.37%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.48%) Office 365
3 2 (2.74%) IaaS
3 2 (2.74%) SaaS
4 1 (1.37%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) LAN
1 10 (13.70%) SAN
2 7 (9.59%) WAN
3 5 (6.85%) Skype
4 4 (5.48%) DNS
5 3 (4.11%) VPN
5 3 (4.11%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.74%) Intranet
7 1 (1.37%) ATM
7 1 (1.37%) Firewall
7 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2014
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.74%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (1.37%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 27 (36.99%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.22%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.11%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Advertising
5 2 (2.74%) Electronics
5 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.37%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Architect
2 12 (16.44%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Server Specialist
3 9 (12.33%) Wintel Server Specialist
3 9 (12.33%) Wintel Specialist
4 8 (10.96%) Consultant
4 8 (10.96%) Developer
4 8 (10.96%) SAN Specialist
4 8 (10.96%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.22%) .NET Architect
6 6 (8.22%) .NET Technical Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Active Directory Specialist
6 6 (8.22%) Exchange Specialist
6 6 (8.22%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.22%) Server Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) DevOps Manager
7 5 (6.85%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.29%) .NET
2 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (4.11%) CSS
4 3 (4.11%) HTML
5 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.74%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.37%) Classic ASP
6 1 (1.37%) HTML5
6 1 (1.37%) jQuery
6 1 (1.37%) Middleware
6 1 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) User Experience
2 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.59%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.11%) Statistics
5 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.74%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.74%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.37%) CMDB
6 1 (1.37%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.37%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.37%) Unix
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Project Management
2 13 (17.81%) Migration
3 9 (12.33%) Business Analysis
4 8 (10.96%) Incident Management
4 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.59%) Coaching
5 7 (9.59%) Load Testing
5 7 (9.59%) MVC
5 7 (9.59%) SOA
5 7 (9.59%) Use Case
6 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.85%) Analytics
6 5 (6.85%) Data Analytics
6 5 (6.85%) Demand Management
6 5 (6.85%) DevOps
6 5 (6.85%) Resource Management
6 5 (6.85%) User Stories
6 5 (6.85%) Workflow
7 4 (5.48%) Scrum
7 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) SQL
2 8 (10.96%) C#
3 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.74%) COBOL
4 2 (2.74%) Java
4 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.37%) VB
5 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.92%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (9.59%) DV Cleared
4 7 (9.59%) MCSE
4 7 (9.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.74%) Dell Certification
7 1 (1.37%) MCP
7 1 (1.37%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 15 (20.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.22%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (8.22%) XenApp
4 4 (5.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) SCOM
2 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.37%) Control-M
3 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.07%) VMware
3 8 (10.96%) Citrix
3 8 (10.96%) CommVault
3 8 (10.96%) Oracle
4 6 (8.22%) EMC
4 6 (8.22%) NetApp
4 6 (8.22%) Remedy
5 5 (6.85%) HP
6 4 (5.48%) 3PAR
7 3 (4.11%) SAP
8 2 (2.74%) Dell
8 2 (2.74%) IBM
9 1 (1.37%) BMC
9 1 (1.37%) Cisco
9 1 (1.37%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.37%) ILOG
9 1 (1.37%) Juniper