Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SharePoint Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Server over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 151 167
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 5 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.13% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.90% 2.03% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Berkshire median daily rate - £450 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.32% -9.33%
South East median daily rate £322 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -24.24% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 -
South East median hourly rate £24.75 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year +106.25% - -

SharePoint Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 555 592 788
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.30% 14.69% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 316 429
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £414 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.51% -2.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £271 £268
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £401 £413
% change year-on-year +9.24% -2.91% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 36 36
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.00% - -28.57%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.00 £11.75
90th Percentile £51.38 £39.63 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £17.49 £20.83
% change year-on-year +28.64% -16.02% +4.14%

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SharePoint Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in Berkshire

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint Server in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in Berkshire

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Server in Berkshire

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -4 3 - -
Reading -7 2 - -
SharePoint Server
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
2 2 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (40.00%) Server Patching
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) Megaco
2 2 (40.00%) ISUP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS

SharePoint Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) ISUP
2 2 (40.00%) Megaco
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) CS Core Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Operations Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (40.00%) Server Patching
1 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee