The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 69 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.25% 4.76% 2.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.21% 23.29% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 27 10
Median daily rate £240 £335 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.35% +50.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +45.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+31.76% +16.43%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
190 146 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.73% 20.45% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 115 39
Median daily rate £450 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +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 Oxfordshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Oxford -12 5 £240 -39.24% 1
Abingdon -4 1 - - 3
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
3 14 (32.56%) VMware
3 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
4 12 (27.91%) SQL
5 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
6 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
7 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (16.28%) Skype for Business
8 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (16.28%) Office 365
8 7 (16.28%) Linux
9 6 (13.95%) Intranet
9 6 (13.95%) Project Management
9 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (11.63%) WordPress
10 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (11.63%) Oracle
11 4 (9.30%) .NET
11 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
11 4 (9.30%) Citrix
11 4 (9.30%) IaaS
11 4 (9.30%) PaaS
12 3 (6.98%) Skype
12 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
12 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (16.28%) Skype for Business
3 5 (11.63%) WordPress
4 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) Kentico
5 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.30%) IaaS
3 4 (9.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Intranet
2 3 (6.98%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) Skype
3 2 (4.65%) DHCP
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.65%) VLAN
3 2 (4.65%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.33%) QARun
2 1 (2.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.33%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Systems Support Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 4 (9.30%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Support
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Support
5 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.33%) CSS
2 1 (2.33%) CSS3
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) HTML5
2 1 (2.33%) jQuery
2 1 (2.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.33%) iPad
2 1 (2.33%) iPhone
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
3 7 (16.28%) Linux
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) Project Management
2 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.98%) CRM
4 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
4 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.65%) Functional Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Migration
5 2 (4.65%) Network Design
5 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
5 2 (4.65%) Web Development
5 2 (4.65%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) ISEB
2 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.65%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.65%) ThinApp
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) VMware
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) Avaya
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco
5 2 (4.65%) Dell
5 2 (4.65%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) EMC
6 1 (2.33%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.33%) NetApp
6 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.33%) Sophos
6 1 (2.33%) Tableau