The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 52 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 6 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.74% 3.01% 2.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.66% 13.75% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 4
Median daily rate £240 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.24% +1.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +18.91%
SharePoint
Oxfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
106 80 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 30.72% 21.92% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 65 22
Median daily rate £475 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £516 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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 Oxford

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 9 (45.00%) Windows
1 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Office 365
4 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (20.00%) Intranet
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
7 3 (15.00%) WordPress
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (10.00%) MS Office
8 2 (10.00%) C#
8 2 (10.00%) Avaya
8 2 (10.00%) Citrix

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (15.00%) WordPress
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Skype
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) VMWare Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) CSS3
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) FlexPod
1 1 (5.00%) iPad
1 1 (5.00%) iPhone
1 1 (5.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
1 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) ETL
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Relationship Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCP
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Avaya
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (5.00%) Sophos
5 1 (5.00%) Tableau