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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 41 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 29 40 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.07% 4.28% 7.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.39% 25.81% 37.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 41
Median daily rate £438 £444 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
-1.03% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £24.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+29.29% +23.75%

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
124 155 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.39% 16.60% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 104 93
Median daily rate £423 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -22.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £23.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 January 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 January 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 32 (45.07%) Office 365
2 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
3 21 (29.58%) Skype for Business
4 19 (26.76%) Skype
5 18 (25.35%) MS Excel
6 17 (23.94%) Security Cleared
7 13 (18.31%) Project Management
8 12 (16.90%) SLA
8 12 (16.90%) Yammer
8 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Intune
9 11 (15.49%) CRM
9 11 (15.49%) MS Office
9 11 (15.49%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (14.08%) Migration
11 9 (12.68%) Telecoms
11 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
11 9 (12.68%) Windows
11 9 (12.68%) Presales
11 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
12 8 (11.27%) Spreadsheet
12 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (11.27%) ERP
12 8 (11.27%) C
12 8 (11.27%) SQL
12 8 (11.27%) .NET
12 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
12 8 (11.27%) Finance
12 8 (11.27%) Degree
13 7 (9.86%) IaaS
14 6 (8.45%) OneDrive

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 21 (29.58%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.23%) Documentum
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.41%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 18 (25.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.49%) MS Office
3 8 (11.27%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (5.63%) Maya
4 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.23%) InfoPath
6 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (2.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (45.07%) Office 365
2 12 (16.90%) Yammer
3 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (9.86%) IaaS
5 6 (8.45%) Google Drive
5 6 (8.45%) OneDrive
5 6 (8.45%) PaaS
6 1 (1.41%) Bluemix
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.76%) Skype
2 2 (2.82%) DHCP
2 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) Big Data
4 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.41%) MS Access
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (12.68%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.27%) Finance
3 6 (8.45%) Spanish Language
4 5 (7.04%) French Language
4 5 (7.04%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.82%) Advertising
5 2 (2.82%) Retail
6 1 (1.41%) Games
6 1 (1.41%) German Language
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (15.49%) Consultant
2 8 (11.27%) Developer
3 7 (9.86%) Architect
4 6 (8.45%) Administrator
4 6 (8.45%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Migration Specialist
4 6 (8.45%) Office 365 Architect
4 6 (8.45%) Project Administrator
4 6 (8.45%) SharePoint Specialist
5 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Office 365 Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Senior Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Senior Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Project Assistant
6 4 (5.63%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) WCF
2 3 (4.23%) Web Services
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.41%) Ajax
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (1.41%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) jQuery
4 1 (1.41%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.41%) LINQ
4 1 (1.41%) MDX
4 1 (1.41%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.41%) Worklight
4 1 (1.41%) WPF
4 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
1 6 (8.45%) Virtual Team
2 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Windows
2 5 (7.04%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.23%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) Project Management
2 11 (15.49%) CRM
3 10 (14.08%) Migration
4 9 (12.68%) Presales
5 8 (11.27%) ERP
6 6 (8.45%) Identity Management
6 6 (8.45%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (4.23%) Complex ETL
7 3 (4.23%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.23%) ETL
7 3 (4.23%) ITIL
7 3 (4.23%) MSF
7 3 (4.23%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.23%) Network Management
7 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.82%) Analytics
8 2 (2.82%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.82%) MVC
8 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) C
1 8 (11.27%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) C#
3 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.23%) VBA
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.27%) Degree
4 6 (8.45%) ECDL
5 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (7.04%) SCCM
3 3 (4.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Google
2 6 (8.45%) Huawei
3 4 (5.63%) Remedy
4 3 (4.23%) EMC
4 3 (4.23%) HP
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) Planview
5 1 (1.41%) SAP