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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 38 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 44 49 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.21% 3.80% 4.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.45% 20.85% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 21
Median daily rate £430 £323 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +19.04%
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
196 235 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.77% 18.22% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 113 91
Median daily rate £415 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 13
Median hourly rate £17.00 £26.00 £15.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +67.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 5 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 5 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 +2 37 £440 +35.90% 2
Amersham - 2 - -
High Wycombe - 2 £350 -
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 36 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 31 (35.63%) Security Cleared
3 30 (34.48%) Finance
4 28 (32.18%) MS Excel
5 25 (28.74%) Windows
6 20 (22.99%) .NET
6 20 (22.99%) SC Cleared
7 19 (21.84%) Project Management
8 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
9 17 (19.54%) MS Exchange
10 16 (18.39%) SQL
10 16 (18.39%) DV Cleared
11 15 (17.24%) Oracle
12 14 (16.09%) Active Directory
12 14 (16.09%) VMware
12 14 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (14.94%) SAN
13 13 (14.94%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (14.94%) User Experience
14 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET
14 12 (13.79%) Business Analysis
15 11 (12.64%) PRINCE2
15 11 (12.64%) MS Project
15 11 (12.64%) Migration
15 11 (12.64%) Skype for Business
16 10 (11.49%) Windows Server
17 9 (10.34%) Office 365
17 9 (10.34%) MS Office
17 9 (10.34%) LAN
17 9 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint

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 17 (19.54%) MS Exchange
2 13 (14.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (12.64%) Skype for Business
4 5 (5.75%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.60%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.45%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.15%) CMS
8 1 (1.15%) Documentum
8 1 (1.15%) IIS
8 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (32.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.64%) MS Project
3 9 (10.34%) MS Office
3 9 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.15%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.15%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) Office 365
2 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.30%) IaaS
3 2 (2.30%) SaaS
4 1 (1.15%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.94%) SAN
2 9 (10.34%) LAN
3 6 (6.90%) WAN
4 5 (5.75%) Firewall
4 5 (5.75%) Skype
5 4 (4.60%) Internet
5 4 (4.60%) iSCSI
5 4 (4.60%) NAS
5 4 (4.60%) SMTP
6 3 (3.45%) DNS
6 3 (3.45%) VPN
6 3 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.30%) Intranet
8 1 (1.15%) ATM
8 1 (1.15%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.30%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.15%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 30 (34.48%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.90%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.45%) Marketing
5 2 (2.30%) Advertising
5 2 (2.30%) Banking
5 2 (2.30%) Electronics
5 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.15%) Law
6 1 (1.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Architect
2 12 (13.79%) Analyst
3 9 (10.34%) Consultant
4 8 (9.20%) Server Specialist
4 8 (9.20%) Wintel Server Specialist
4 8 (9.20%) Wintel Specialist
5 7 (8.05%) Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Project Officer
5 7 (8.05%) SAN Specialist
5 7 (8.05%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Technical Architect
6 6 (6.90%) .NET Architect
6 6 (6.90%) .NET Technical Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Exchange Specialist
6 6 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Active Directory Specialist
7 5 (5.75%) Process Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Server Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.99%) .NET
2 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (4.60%) CSS
4 4 (4.60%) HTML
4 4 (4.60%) JMS
4 4 (4.60%) SOAP
5 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.30%) HTML5
6 2 (2.30%) jQuery
6 2 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (2.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.15%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.15%) Middleware
7 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.15%) WDK
7 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) User Experience
2 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.05%) N-Tier
3 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.60%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.60%) Clustering
5 4 (4.60%) iPad
5 4 (4.60%) iPhone
6 3 (3.45%) Statistics
7 2 (2.30%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.30%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.30%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.15%) CESG
8 1 (1.15%) CMDB
8 1 (1.15%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.15%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.74%) Windows
2 10 (11.49%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.45%) Windows 10
3 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.15%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) Project Management
2 12 (13.79%) Business Analysis
3 11 (12.64%) Migration
3 11 (12.64%) PRINCE2
4 8 (9.20%) Incident Management
4 8 (9.20%) MVC
5 7 (8.05%) Coaching
5 7 (8.05%) ITIL
5 7 (8.05%) Load Testing
5 7 (8.05%) SOA
5 7 (8.05%) Use Case
6 5 (5.75%) Analytics
6 5 (5.75%) Data Analytics
6 5 (5.75%) Demand Management
6 5 (5.75%) DevOps
6 5 (5.75%) Resource Management
6 5 (5.75%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.75%) User Stories
6 5 (5.75%) Workflow
7 4 (4.60%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.39%) SQL
2 8 (9.20%) C#
3 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.60%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.45%) Java
6 2 (2.30%) COBOL
7 1 (1.15%) VB
7 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (35.63%) Security Cleared
2 20 (22.99%) SC Cleared
3 16 (18.39%) DV Cleared
4 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (8.05%) MCSE
6 6 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.30%) Dell Certification
8 2 (2.30%) MCP
9 1 (1.15%) CCNA
9 1 (1.15%) CCSP
9 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.15%) MCSD
9 1 (1.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.09%) Active Directory
1 14 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.05%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.75%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (5.75%) XenApp
4 3 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) OpenView
1 4 (4.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (3.45%) SCOM
3 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.15%) Control-M
4 1 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.24%) Oracle
3 14 (16.09%) VMware
4 8 (9.20%) HP
5 7 (8.05%) Citrix
5 7 (8.05%) CommVault
6 6 (6.90%) Remedy
7 5 (5.75%) EMC
7 5 (5.75%) NetApp
8 4 (4.60%) FireEye
8 4 (4.60%) StorageTek
8 4 (4.60%) Sun
9 3 (3.45%) 3PAR
9 3 (3.45%) SAP
10 2 (2.30%) Dell
10 2 (2.30%) IBM
11 1 (1.15%) Cisco
11 1 (1.15%) Computacenter
11 1 (1.15%) ILOG
11 1 (1.15%) Nintex