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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 45 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 27 65 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.14% 6.58% 6.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.95% 32.02% 32.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 23
Average daily rate
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£394 £335 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.53% -21.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £208 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £470 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% +2.43%
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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
123 203 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.32% 20.55% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 102 69
Average daily rate £425 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 18
Average hourly rate £33.50 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.33% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £9.49 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £16.40 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 41 (57.75%) Microsoft
2 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
3 19 (26.76%) Active Directory
4 18 (25.35%) .NET
4 18 (25.35%) SQL
5 17 (23.94%) MS Excel
6 16 (22.54%) C#
6 16 (22.54%) Windows
6 16 (22.54%) Security Cleared
6 16 (22.54%) Lync
7 15 (21.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (19.72%) Office 365
8 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
9 13 (18.31%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
10 12 (16.90%) Migration
11 11 (15.49%) jQuery
12 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
12 10 (14.08%) Finance
12 10 (14.08%) Project Management
13 9 (12.68%) MCSE
13 9 (12.68%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (11.27%) SCCM
14 8 (11.27%) DV Cleared
14 8 (11.27%) ITIL
14 8 (11.27%) HTML
14 8 (11.27%) MS Office
15 7 (9.86%) MS Exchange

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (22.54%) Lync
2 15 (21.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (18.31%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (12.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (9.86%) MS Exchange
6 5 (7.04%) WebLogic
6 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.63%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (5.63%) CMS
8 3 (4.23%) Apache
8 3 (4.23%) JBoss
8 3 (4.23%) Documentum
8 3 (4.23%) MS Project Server
8 3 (4.23%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.41%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 17 (23.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.27%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) MS Project
4 1 (1.41%) DOC1
4 1 (1.41%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.72%) Office 365
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Intranet
1 5 (7.04%) Firewall
2 4 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.23%) SSL
3 3 (4.23%) PBX
3 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.23%) SSH
3 3 (4.23%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.41%) VoIP
4 1 (1.41%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.23%) OLAP
5 3 (4.23%) PerformancePoint
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.23%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (1.41%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.23%) JIRA
General
1 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Back Office
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Developer
2 12 (16.90%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (12.68%) Consultant
4 7 (9.86%) Architect
5 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Coordinator
5 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (5.63%) Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) SharePoint Specialist
9 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Specialist
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Microsoft Specialist
9 2 (2.82%) PMO Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Middleware Specialist
9 2 (2.82%) Office 365 Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) .NET
2 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
3 11 (15.49%) jQuery
4 8 (11.27%) HTML
5 6 (8.45%) Web Services
6 5 (7.04%) J2EE
6 5 (7.04%) Middleware
6 5 (7.04%) Application Packaging
7 4 (5.63%) WPF
7 4 (5.63%) MDX
7 4 (5.63%) XML
7 4 (5.63%) CSS
8 1 (1.41%) SOAP
8 1 (1.41%) Ajax
8 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.41%) Software Packaging
8 1 (1.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) IPTV
3 3 (4.23%) PKI
3 3 (4.23%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.82%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) Life Science
5 1 (1.41%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.45%) Windows XP
3 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (8.45%) Linux
4 5 (7.04%) Solaris
5 3 (4.23%) UNIX
5 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.41%) Android
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) Migration
2 10 (14.08%) Project Management
3 8 (11.27%) ITIL
4 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.45%) Network Management
5 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.04%) Release Management
7 4 (5.63%) SDLC
7 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.23%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.23%) Validation
8 3 (4.23%) Software Delivery
8 3 (4.23%) Open Source
8 3 (4.23%) Performance Engineering
8 3 (4.23%) Earned Value Management
9 2 (2.82%) Coaching
9 2 (2.82%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) SQL
2 16 (22.54%) C#
3 5 (7.04%) Java
3 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.23%) PHP
4 3 (4.23%) C
4 3 (4.23%) VBA
4 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Security Cleared
2 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
4 9 (12.68%) MCSE
5 8 (11.27%) DV Cleared
6 6 (8.45%) MCP
7 4 (5.63%) NVQ Level 3
7 4 (5.63%) PMP
7 4 (5.63%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.82%) Degree
9 1 (1.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 19 (26.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) SCCM
2 7 (9.86%) SCOM
3 4 (5.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 41 (57.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) Sun
3 4 (5.63%) Sitecore
3 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.23%) Avaya
4 3 (4.23%) HP
4 3 (4.23%) EMC
4 3 (4.23%) Cisco
5 2 (2.82%) VMware
6 1 (1.41%) NetApp
6 1 (1.41%) Lotus
6 1 (1.41%) Meridio
6 1 (1.41%) Capita
6 1 (1.41%) Thunderhead
6 1 (1.41%) Xamarin
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