The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 33 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 36 45 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.92% 4.53% 5.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.51% 24.19% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 30 24
Median daily rate £425 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £253 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £478 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.39% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £24.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+17.34% +20.98%

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
118 186 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.14% 18.71% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 124 89
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Median hourly rate £54.08 £41.08 £49.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.64% -16.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.82 £16.55 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.34 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (34.67%) Office 365
3 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
4 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
5 15 (20.00%) Migration
5 15 (20.00%) Skype for Business
6 14 (18.67%) Project Management
7 13 (17.33%) CRM
7 13 (17.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 12 (16.00%) Skype
9 11 (14.67%) SLA
10 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
10 10 (13.33%) ERP
10 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 10 (13.33%) MS Office
10 10 (13.33%) Finance
11 9 (12.00%) Huawei
11 9 (12.00%) Google
11 9 (12.00%) OneDrive
11 9 (12.00%) Google Drive
11 9 (12.00%) IaaS
11 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
11 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (10.67%) Spreadsheet
12 8 (10.67%) PaaS
12 8 (10.67%) Presales
12 8 (10.67%) Yammer
12 8 (10.67%) .NET
12 8 (10.67%) Windows
13 7 (9.33%) SQL

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 15 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.67%) IIS
2 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) JBoss
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.33%) MS Office
3 8 (10.67%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (5.33%) Maya
5 3 (4.00%) InfoPath
5 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (2.67%) MS Project
7 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (34.67%) Office 365
2 9 (12.00%) Google Drive
2 9 (12.00%) IaaS
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.00%) OneDrive
3 8 (10.67%) PaaS
3 8 (10.67%) Yammer
4 1 (1.33%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.33%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) Skype
2 2 (2.67%) DHCP
2 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.33%) Big Data
4 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.33%) MS Access
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) JIRA
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
1 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.67%) French Language
2 5 (6.67%) Italian Language
2 5 (6.67%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) German Language
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (16.00%) Consultant
2 10 (13.33%) SharePoint Specialist
3 9 (12.00%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (12.00%) Migration Specialist
4 8 (10.67%) Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Administrator
5 6 (8.00%) Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Architect
5 6 (8.00%) Project Administrator
6 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Office 365 Architect
6 5 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Azure Developer
7 4 (5.33%) CRM Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Integration Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Office 365 Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Project Assistant
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (5.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) .NET
2 4 (5.33%) WCF
2 4 (5.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (1.33%) CSS
3 1 (1.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.33%) MDX
3 1 (1.33%) Middleware
3 1 (1.33%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (6.67%) Virtual Team
2 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.33%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) Migration
2 14 (18.67%) Project Management
3 13 (17.33%) CRM
4 10 (13.33%) ERP
5 8 (10.67%) Presales
6 6 (8.00%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (6.67%) Identity Management
8 4 (5.33%) Complex ETL
8 4 (5.33%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.33%) ETL
8 4 (5.33%) MSF
8 4 (5.33%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.67%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.67%) Business Development
10 2 (2.67%) Change Management
10 2 (2.67%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.33%) SQL
2 6 (8.00%) C
3 4 (5.33%) C#
4 3 (4.00%) VBA
5 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) Degree
4 6 (8.00%) ECDL
5 1 (1.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Google
2 9 (12.00%) Huawei
3 6 (8.00%) Remedy
4 1 (1.33%) IBM
4 1 (1.33%) Planview
4 1 (1.33%) SAP