The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 31 50
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 65 117 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.54% 5.03% 2.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.49% 30.00% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 43
Median daily rate £456 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.06% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £197 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £515 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +21.95% -4.65%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 255 390 294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 13.88% 16.77% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 205 159
Median daily rate £368 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.90% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -62.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Berkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Berkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Berkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Berkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in Berkshire

SharePoint
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 25 £475 +5.55% 3
Bracknell -11 11 - - 3
Newbury +7 4 £200 -27.27%
Slough +4 2 £331 -1.85% 1
Maidenhead -1 2 £500 -
Windsor - 1 £475 -
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 60 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 41 (29.71%) SQL Server
3 36 (26.09%) Security Cleared
4 34 (24.64%) Windows
5 32 (23.19%) CRM
5 32 (23.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 25 (18.12%) Finance
7 23 (16.67%) Project Management
8 22 (15.94%) .NET
8 22 (15.94%) Office 365
9 20 (14.49%) Active Directory
9 20 (14.49%) Migration
9 20 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (13.04%) SC Cleared
10 18 (13.04%) Internet
10 18 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
10 18 (13.04%) SQL
10 18 (13.04%) IIS
11 17 (12.32%) Telecoms
12 16 (11.59%) Microsoft Office
13 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Project
13 15 (10.87%) ERP
13 15 (10.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 15 (10.87%) PMO
14 14 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (9.42%) DV Cleared
15 13 (9.42%) PRINCE2
16 12 (8.70%) C#
16 12 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (8.70%) SharePoint Server

SharePoint
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 18 (13.04%) IIS
2 12 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (5.80%) Skype for Business
4 6 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.90%) Apache
5 4 (2.90%) JBoss
5 4 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.90%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.90%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.72%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (11.59%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (10.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (5.80%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (23.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.45%) Changepoint
2 2 (1.45%) Scribe Insight
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.72%) FRx
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.72%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.94%) Office 365
2 20 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.97%) IaaS
3 11 (7.97%) PaaS
4 6 (4.35%) OneDrive
5 5 (3.62%) Google Drive
5 5 (3.62%) Yammer
6 2 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.72%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.72%) G Suite
7 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.04%) Internet
2 8 (5.80%) Skype
3 4 (2.90%) Firewall
4 2 (1.45%) Intranet
5 1 (0.72%) 3G
5 1 (0.72%) 4G
5 1 (0.72%) Extranet
5 1 (0.72%) HTTP
5 1 (0.72%) IPsec
5 1 (0.72%) LAN
5 1 (0.72%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (29.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.07%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.45%) EDRMS
8 2 (1.45%) MySQL
8 2 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.45%) Power BI
8 2 (1.45%) QlikView
9 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.72%) OLAP
9 1 (0.72%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.72%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (5.80%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.72%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.72%) JIRA
3 1 (0.72%) MorphX
3 1 (0.72%) Selenium
3 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (18.12%) Finance
2 17 (12.32%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.07%) Banking
4 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.45%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Advertising
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) German Language
5 1 (0.72%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Local Government
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (18.12%) Developer
2 15 (10.87%) Analyst
3 12 (8.70%) Coordinator
4 10 (7.25%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (7.25%) Operations Technician
5 9 (6.52%) .NET Developer
5 9 (6.52%) Transmission Delivery Manager
6 8 (5.80%) Architect
7 7 (5.07%) Integration Developer
7 7 (5.07%) SharePoint Analyst
7 7 (5.07%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) SharePoint Specialist
9 5 (3.62%) Consultant
9 5 (3.62%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.62%) Migration Specialist
9 5 (3.62%) PMO Analyst
9 5 (3.62%) Project Coordinator
9 5 (3.62%) Project Officer
9 5 (3.62%) Project Support Officer
9 5 (3.62%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.94%) .NET
2 9 (6.52%) ASP.NET
2 9 (6.52%) Web Services
3 7 (5.07%) WCF
4 6 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.90%) Middleware
6 2 (1.45%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.45%) Flash
6 2 (1.45%) JSON
6 2 (1.45%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.72%) CSS
7 1 (0.72%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.72%) HTML
7 1 (0.72%) MDX
7 1 (0.72%) REST
7 1 (0.72%) RESTful
7 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.17%) Smart Meter
3 3 (2.17%) Social Media
3 3 (2.17%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.45%) Blog
4 2 (1.45%) PKI
5 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.72%) PMI
5 1 (0.72%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.64%) Windows
2 12 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 12 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.62%) Linux
3 5 (3.62%) Unix
4 2 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.19%) CRM
2 23 (16.67%) Project Management
3 20 (14.49%) Migration
4 15 (10.87%) ERP
5 13 (9.42%) PRINCE2
6 10 (7.25%) Security Monitoring
6 10 (7.25%) Security Operations
6 10 (7.25%) Server Patching
6 10 (7.25%) Software Distribution
7 9 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.07%) ETL
8 7 (5.07%) ITIL
8 7 (5.07%) Multithreading
8 7 (5.07%) MVC
9 6 (4.35%) Data Migration
9 6 (4.35%) Document Management
9 6 (4.35%) Programme Management
9 6 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.04%) SQL
2 12 (8.70%) C#
3 11 (7.97%) C
4 9 (6.52%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.80%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.17%) Java
7 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.72%) C++
7 1 (0.72%) Perl
7 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.72%) VBA
7 1 (0.72%) X++
Qualifications
1 36 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.42%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.35%) Degree
5 4 (2.90%) HNC
5 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.17%) APMP
7 1 (0.72%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.72%) CCNA
7 1 (0.72%) CCNP
7 1 (0.72%) CISA
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.72%) CISSP
7 1 (0.72%) ECDL
7 1 (0.72%) ISEB
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.72%) MCSA
7 1 (0.72%) MCSE
7 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.87%) PMO
2 9 (6.52%) SLA
3 3 (2.17%) QA
4 2 (1.45%) P3O
5 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (14.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.45%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (7.25%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.72%) Ansible
3 1 (0.72%) Nagios
3 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.25%) McAfee
3 9 (6.52%) HP
3 9 (6.52%) Huawei
4 8 (5.80%) Remedy
5 6 (4.35%) Google
5 6 (4.35%) Oracle
5 6 (4.35%) Serena
6 3 (2.17%) SAP
7 2 (1.45%) Cognos
7 2 (1.45%) Meridio
7 2 (1.45%) Tableau
7 2 (1.45%) VMware
8 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.72%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.72%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.72%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.72%) Teradata
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