Period
to 27 November 2020

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 6 months to 27 November 2020 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
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 54 55
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 +12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 31 132 140
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.87% 3.49% 3.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.67% 27.10% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 59 65
Median daily rate £438 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.57% +10.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £157 £193 £165
90th Percentile £535 £650 £533
South East median daily rate £411 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -3.24% +6.25% +10.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 6
Median hourly rate £62.03 £12.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +386.51% +6.25% -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £16.89
% change year-on-year +94.44% +6.60% +40.71%

SharePoint 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 166 487 642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.37% 12.89% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 238 323
Median daily rate £450 £439 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.24% -
10th Percentile £306 £222 £302
90th Percentile £600 £613 £590
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +9.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 17
Median hourly rate £54.09 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +316.04% -35.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £16.45 £10.60 £12.00
90th Percentile £62.03 £52.35 £39.70
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +81.82% -31.25% +45.12%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Berkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for SharePoint in Berkshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in Berkshire over the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Berkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Berkshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SharePoint in Berkshire over the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

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 6 months to 27 November 2020. 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
Reading +9 14 £436 +2.65% 4
Bracknell +16 10 £433 -7.49%
Slough +15 2 £145 -3.67% 3
Maidenhead +14 1 £425 -15.00%
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 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.

1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) Office 365
3 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
4 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
4 13 (41.94%) Windows
5 11 (35.48%) Azure
6 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (25.81%) SAP
7 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
7 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
7 8 (25.81%) Public Sector
8 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (22.58%) Marketing
9 6 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
9 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
9 6 (19.35%) Electronics
9 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
9 6 (19.35%) Migration
9 6 (19.35%) Power Platform
9 6 (19.35%) OneDrive
9 6 (19.35%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
10 5 (16.13%) Project Delivery
10 5 (16.13%) CA
10 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
11 4 (12.90%) SLA

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 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Office 365
2 11 (35.48%) Azure
3 6 (19.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (19.35%) OneDrive
3 6 (19.35%) Power Platform
4 4 (12.90%) Yammer
5 2 (6.45%) ShareGate
6 1 (3.23%) AWS
6 1 (3.23%) Azure Functions
6 1 (3.23%) Logic Apps
6 1 (3.23%) PowerApps
6 1 (3.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (6.45%) Junos
3 2 (6.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.23%) 2G
4 1 (3.23%) 3G
4 1 (3.23%) 4G
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) MGW
4 1 (3.23%) RNC
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (3.23%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Public Sector
1 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 7 (22.58%) Marketing
3 6 (19.35%) Electronics
3 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Administrator
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Azure Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Office 365 Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Office 365 Manager
4 2 (6.45%) CRM Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Graphic Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Services Director
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) CSS
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) CMDB
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.45%) CentOS
4 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (19.35%) Migration
2 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Project Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) B2B
5 3 (9.68%) B2C
5 3 (9.68%) Business Transformation
5 3 (9.68%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (9.68%) Decision-Making
5 3 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.68%) IT Strategy
5 3 (9.68%) ITSM
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (9.68%) Security Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) C#
1 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
2 2 (6.45%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (6.45%) WSUS
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) SAP
3 5 (16.13%) CA
4 3 (9.68%) Juniper
4 3 (9.68%) McAfee
4 3 (9.68%) VMware
5 2 (6.45%) Adobe
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) LogRhythm
5 2 (6.45%) NetApp
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) Remedy
5 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.23%) BMC
6 1 (3.23%) Google
6 1 (3.23%) Huawei
6 1 (3.23%) Mavenir
6 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto