The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 36 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 40 55 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.96% 5.41% 5.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.30% 29.41% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£294 £325 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -11.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Average hourly rate £55.65 £17.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.35% -18.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% +10.52%
SharePoint
Berkshire

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
197 187 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.52% 18.39% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 109 56
Average daily rate £400 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £183 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 24
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £17.60 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint.

1 66 (66.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (39.00%) SQL Server
3 37 (37.00%) SQL
4 32 (32.00%) Active Directory
5 31 (31.00%) .NET
5 31 (31.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 28 (28.00%) CRM
7 27 (27.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 25 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
9 22 (22.00%) Lync
10 21 (21.00%) Security Cleared
10 21 (21.00%) MS Excel
10 21 (21.00%) HTML
10 21 (21.00%) Windows
11 20 (20.00%) C#
11 20 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 20 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
12 19 (19.00%) CSS
12 19 (19.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET
13 16 (16.00%) SC Cleared
14 15 (15.00%) VBA
15 14 (14.00%) MCSE
15 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (14.00%) Telecoms
16 13 (13.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (13.00%) ITIL
16 13 (13.00%) SharePoint Server
17 12 (12.00%) jQuery
17 12 (12.00%) SCCM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (31.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 25 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (22.00%) Lync
4 20 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (13.00%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (5.00%) CMS
7 5 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (5.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (3.00%) Documentum
8 3 (3.00%) MS Project Server
8 3 (3.00%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.00%) LiveCycle
9 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.00%) JBoss
9 1 (1.00%) Apache
9 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (21.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.00%) MS Office
3 3 (3.00%) MS Project
4 1 (1.00%) DOC1
4 1 (1.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 27 (27.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (9.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.00%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.00%) Office 365
2 9 (9.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) Intranet
1 6 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (5.00%) Firewall
3 3 (3.00%) SSH
3 3 (3.00%) PBX
3 3 (3.00%) DHCP
3 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.00%) DNS
3 3 (3.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.00%) 4G
4 2 (2.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.00%) FTP
4 2 (2.00%) VoIP
4 2 (2.00%) WAN
4 2 (2.00%) 2G
4 2 (2.00%) LAN
4 2 (2.00%) 3G
5 1 (1.00%) LTE
5 1 (1.00%) LDAP
5 1 (1.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.00%) OLAP
3 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.00%) PerformancePoint
4 3 (3.00%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (2.00%) IDOL
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.00%) DTS
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.00%) JIRA
4 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.00%) Subversion
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.00%) Firebug
5 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (14.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Advertising
3 2 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (38.00%) Developer
2 20 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 14 (14.00%) Architect
4 11 (11.00%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) Coordinator
5 10 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 9 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Consultant
8 7 (7.00%) Analyst
8 7 (7.00%) Project Coordinator
9 6 (6.00%) CRM Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 5 (5.00%) .NET Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Designer
12 3 (3.00%) SharePoint Specialist
12 3 (3.00%) IT Support
12 3 (3.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.00%) .NET
2 21 (21.00%) HTML
3 19 (19.00%) CSS
4 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (12.00%) jQuery
6 8 (8.00%) Web Services
6 8 (8.00%) XML
6 8 (8.00%) Application Packaging
7 5 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.00%) WPF
9 3 (3.00%) MDX
10 2 (2.00%) Ajax
10 2 (2.00%) WCF
10 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.00%) HTML5
11 1 (1.00%) REST
11 1 (1.00%) CSS3
11 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (1.00%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.00%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.00%) Clustering
3 5 (5.00%) IPTV
4 4 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.00%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.00%) Open Source
5 2 (2.00%) NHS
6 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Life Science
6 1 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.00%) Windows
2 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (11.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.00%) UNIX
5 3 (3.00%) Linux
6 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.00%) Android
7 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.00%) CRM
2 13 (13.00%) ITIL
2 13 (13.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (12.00%) Migration
4 11 (11.00%) Project Management
4 11 (11.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (10.00%) System Testing
6 9 (9.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (9.00%) Network Management
7 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.00%) Validation
8 6 (6.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (6.00%) SOA
8 6 (6.00%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (4.00%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.00%) Knowledge Management
11 3 (3.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.00%) SQL
2 20 (20.00%) C#
2 20 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (15.00%) VBA
4 3 (3.00%) C
5 2 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (1.00%) PHP
6 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (21.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (19.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (16.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (14.00%) MCSE
5 11 (11.00%) DV Cleared
6 10 (10.00%) MCP
7 6 (6.00%) PMP
7 6 (6.00%) PMI Certification
7 6 (6.00%) NVQ Level 3
8 2 (2.00%) RHCSA
8 2 (2.00%) HNC
8 2 (2.00%) CCNA
8 2 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) QA
System Software
1 32 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) SCCM
2 11 (11.00%) SCOM
3 4 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.00%) Nagios
4 2 (2.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 66 (66.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.00%) HP
2 5 (5.00%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.00%) Cisco
4 3 (3.00%) Avaya
4 3 (3.00%) EMC
4 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.00%) VMware
4 3 (3.00%) Meridio
5 2 (2.00%) Huawei
5 2 (2.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (2.00%) Isilon
5 2 (2.00%) Altiris
5 2 (2.00%) Remedy
5 2 (2.00%) Citrix
5 2 (2.00%) Ericsson
5 2 (2.00%) Nokia
5 2 (2.00%) Veritas
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle
6 1 (1.00%) Adobe
Reading
Streamline Connections
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago