Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 148 149 160
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 +4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 31 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.74% 0.65% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.99% 4.30% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £375 -
South East median daily rate £588 £358 £525
% change year-on-year +64.34% -31.90% +84.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00

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 621 604 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.80% 14.98% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 321 291
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £312 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £588 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £409
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.91% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £19.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -37.86% -10.17%
South East median hourly rate £16.77 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -11.72% -13.64% +10.00%

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 15 February 2019. 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 -2 24 - -
Reading -11 7 £375 -
SharePoint Server
South East

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 25 (80.65%) SharePoint
2 24 (77.42%) Windows
3 23 (74.19%) SC Cleared
3 23 (74.19%) Security Cleared
4 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
5 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (64.52%) Internet
5 20 (64.52%) McAfee
5 20 (64.52%) IIS
5 20 (64.52%) DV Cleared
5 20 (64.52%) Security Operations
5 20 (64.52%) Security Monitoring
5 20 (64.52%) McAfee ePO
5 20 (64.52%) Software Distribution
5 20 (64.52%) Server Patching
5 20 (64.52%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (19.35%) Change Management
6 6 (19.35%) Megaco
6 6 (19.35%) ISUP
6 6 (19.35%) DHCP
6 6 (19.35%) DNS
6 6 (19.35%) Diameter Protocol
7 4 (12.90%) StarTeam
7 4 (12.90%) Workflow
7 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 4 (12.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.90%) HP
7 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server

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 25 (80.65%) SharePoint
2 20 (64.52%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) Internet
2 6 (19.35%) DHCP
2 6 (19.35%) Diameter Protocol
2 6 (19.35%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) ISUP
2 6 (19.35%) Megaco
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Operations Technician
2 10 (32.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 10 (32.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
2 10 (32.26%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (32.26%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 10 (32.26%) Support Technician
3 6 (19.35%) CS Core Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 20 (64.52%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Security Monitoring
1 20 (64.52%) Security Operations
1 20 (64.52%) Server Patching
1 20 (64.52%) Software Distribution
2 6 (19.35%) Change Management
3 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
3 4 (12.90%) Workflow
4 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) SC Cleared
1 23 (74.19%) Security Cleared
2 20 (64.52%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (64.52%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (12.90%) HP ALM
2 4 (12.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) McAfee
3 4 (12.90%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) CA