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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 18 42 23
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 55 29 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.75% 3.15% 6.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 40.74% 19.21% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 18
Median daily rate £450 £399 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £218 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £497 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.66%
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
135 151 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.56% 16.40% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 91 84
Median daily rate £400 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.49% -15.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.49
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.38%

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 55 (49.55%) Microsoft
2 37 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (33.33%) Office 365
3 29 (26.13%) Project Management
4 28 (25.23%) Skype
5 25 (22.52%) SQL Server
6 24 (21.62%) .NET
7 23 (20.72%) Skype for Business
8 21 (18.92%) MS Excel
9 20 (18.02%) C#
9 20 (18.02%) Windows
10 18 (16.22%) CRM
10 18 (16.22%) Migration
11 17 (15.32%) Security Cleared
12 15 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
12 15 (13.51%) MS Project
13 13 (11.71%) PowerShell
14 12 (10.81%) Remedy
14 12 (10.81%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (9.91%) SC Cleared
15 11 (9.91%) SharePoint Server
16 10 (9.01%) SQL
16 10 (9.01%) PRINCE2
17 9 (8.11%) XML
17 9 (8.11%) MS Office
17 9 (8.11%) Management Information System
17 9 (8.11%) Spanish Language
17 9 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (8.11%) Windows Server
18 8 (7.21%) IaaS

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 23 (20.72%) Skype for Business
2 12 (10.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (9.91%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (7.21%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (4.50%) IIS
6 3 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.70%) CMS
6 3 (2.70%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.80%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.90%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.90%) SharePoint Foundation
8 1 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.51%) MS Project
3 9 (8.11%) MS Office
4 4 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.70%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 37 (33.33%) Office 365
2 8 (7.21%) IaaS
3 5 (4.50%) PaaS
4 3 (2.70%) SaaS
5 2 (1.80%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.90%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.23%) Skype
2 4 (3.60%) CTI
3 3 (2.70%) Kerberos
3 3 (2.70%) VPN
4 2 (1.80%) DNS
4 2 (1.80%) HTTP
4 2 (1.80%) Intranet
4 2 (1.80%) SAN
5 1 (0.90%) DHCP
5 1 (0.90%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) Big Data
3 5 (4.50%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.60%) Datazen
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.80%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.80%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.90%) Power BI
7 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.80%) Fiddler
3 2 (1.80%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (8.11%) Spanish Language
2 7 (6.31%) Finance
3 5 (4.50%) Marketing
4 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.80%) Military
5 2 (1.80%) Retail
6 1 (0.90%) Advertising
6 1 (0.90%) Billing
6 1 (0.90%) Electronics
6 1 (0.90%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (16.22%) Onboarding Engineer
2 17 (15.32%) Developer
3 14 (12.61%) Consultant
4 10 (9.01%) Analyst
4 10 (9.01%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (7.21%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.31%) Onboarding Manager
6 7 (6.31%) SharePoint Consultant
6 7 (6.31%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Architect
7 6 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (3.60%) Administrator
9 4 (3.60%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Field Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Project Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.62%) .NET
2 9 (8.11%) XML
3 8 (7.21%) CSS
4 7 (6.31%) .NET Framework
5 6 (5.41%) Web Services
6 5 (4.50%) HTML
6 5 (4.50%) jQuery
7 4 (3.60%) ADO
7 4 (3.60%) ADO.NET
7 4 (3.60%) Autofac
7 4 (3.60%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (3.60%) Entity Framework
7 4 (3.60%) JSON
7 4 (3.60%) ODBC
7 4 (3.60%) OLE
7 4 (3.60%) OLE DB
7 4 (3.60%) Unity DI Container
7 4 (3.60%) XML Schema
8 3 (2.70%) WCF
8 3 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.60%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.80%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.90%) BYOD
6 1 (0.90%) Clustering
6 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.02%) Windows
2 9 (8.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.80%) Solaris
4 1 (0.90%) Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Unix
4 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.13%) Project Management
2 18 (16.22%) CRM
2 18 (16.22%) Migration
3 10 (9.01%) PRINCE2
4 8 (7.21%) Configuration Management
4 8 (7.21%) Data Modelling
5 7 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.31%) Contact Management
5 7 (6.31%) Document Management
6 6 (5.41%) ITIL
6 6 (5.41%) Open Source
7 5 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.50%) Change Control
7 5 (4.50%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (4.50%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (4.50%) Programme Governance
7 5 (4.50%) Quality Management
8 4 (3.60%) Memory Management
8 4 (3.60%) Presales
8 4 (3.60%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.02%) C#
2 13 (11.71%) PowerShell
3 10 (9.01%) SQL
4 6 (5.41%) C
4 6 (5.41%) C++
5 5 (4.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.50%) R
5 5 (4.50%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.50%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.60%) Java
6 4 (3.60%) Python
6 4 (3.60%) Scala
6 4 (3.60%) XAML
7 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (15.32%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.91%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.21%) Degree
4 6 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.80%) CITP
7 2 (1.80%) MCITP
7 2 (1.80%) MCSD
7 2 (1.80%) MCSE
7 2 (1.80%) MCTS
7 2 (1.80%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.80%) PMP
8 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) QA
2 3 (2.70%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.80%) SDET
3 2 (1.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.90%) EFQM
System Software
1 8 (7.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.80%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.90%) NFS
3 1 (0.90%) UAG
3 1 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.90%) Puppet
1 1 (0.90%) SCCM
1 1 (0.90%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 55 (49.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.81%) Remedy
3 8 (7.21%) Huawei
4 6 (5.41%) Oracle
5 3 (2.70%) SAP
6 2 (1.80%) VMware
7 1 (0.90%) Citrix
7 1 (0.90%) Dell
7 1 (0.90%) HP
7 1 (0.90%) IBM
7 1 (0.90%) Planview
7 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.90%) Siebel
7 1 (0.90%) Sitecore