The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 42 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 22 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.30% 5.10% 4.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.95% 28.16% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 26
Median daily rate £425 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% +7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+31.76% +16.43%
SharePoint
Buckinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
105 174 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.77% 18.11% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 94 85
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% -2.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
2 24 (39.34%) SharePoint 2013
3 21 (34.43%) Migration
4 16 (26.23%) Windows
5 15 (24.59%) .NET
6 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
6 14 (22.95%) Finance
6 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
7 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (21.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (21.31%) User Experience
7 13 (21.31%) VMware
7 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
8 11 (18.03%) SAN
8 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
8 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
9 10 (16.39%) SQL
10 9 (14.75%) MCSE
10 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (14.75%) Skype for Business
11 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (13.11%) MVC
11 8 (13.11%) Citrix
11 8 (13.11%) CommVault
11 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
11 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
12 7 (11.48%) N-Tier
12 7 (11.48%) SOA

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 24 (39.34%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (21.31%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (14.75%) Skype for Business
4 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
5 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (6.56%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
8 2 (3.28%) Documentum
9 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.28%) MS Project
3 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.64%) MS Office
4 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Office 365
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.84%) OneDrive
3 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.20%) Slack
4 2 (3.28%) IaaS
4 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) SAN
2 6 (9.84%) DNS
3 5 (8.20%) LAN
3 5 (8.20%) Skype
3 5 (8.20%) WAN
4 2 (3.28%) DHCP
4 2 (3.28%) Internet
5 1 (1.64%) ATM
5 1 (1.64%) Firewall
5 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) DB2
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Spanish Language
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Electronics
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Architect
2 9 (14.75%) Server Specialist
2 9 (14.75%) Technical Architect
2 9 (14.75%) Wintel Server Specialist
2 9 (14.75%) Wintel Specialist
3 8 (13.11%) Active Directory Specialist
3 8 (13.11%) Consultant
3 8 (13.11%) SAN Specialist
4 7 (11.48%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.84%) .NET Architect
5 6 (9.84%) .NET Technical Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Exchange Specialist
5 6 (9.84%) Server Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) DevOps Manager
6 5 (8.20%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
2 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (3.28%) REST
4 2 (3.28%) SOAP
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.64%) HTML
5 1 (1.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) User Experience
2 7 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (11.48%) N-Tier
3 6 (9.84%) PKI
4 3 (4.92%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.28%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.28%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Solaris
4 1 (1.64%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Migration
2 8 (13.11%) MVC
3 7 (11.48%) Load Testing
3 7 (11.48%) Project Management
3 7 (11.48%) SOA
3 7 (11.48%) Use Case
4 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.84%) Presales
5 5 (8.20%) Coaching
5 5 (8.20%) Demand Management
5 5 (8.20%) DevOps
5 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.20%) Resource Management
5 5 (8.20%) Scrum
5 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 5 (8.20%) User Stories
6 4 (6.56%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.28%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) C#
2 4 (6.56%) Java
3 2 (3.28%) COBOL
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
3 9 (14.75%) MCSE
3 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (9.84%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.28%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
1 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.84%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (9.84%) XenApp
3 4 (6.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) SCOM
2 3 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) VMware
3 8 (13.11%) Citrix
3 8 (13.11%) CommVault
4 6 (9.84%) EMC
4 6 (9.84%) NetApp
5 5 (8.20%) Dell
5 5 (8.20%) HP
6 4 (6.56%) 3PAR
6 4 (6.56%) IBM
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle
7 3 (4.92%) Remedy
8 2 (3.28%) SAP
8 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.64%) Cisco
9 1 (1.64%) Juniper