The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 27 11 26
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 7 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.61% 9.93% 2.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 50.94% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 7
Median daily rate £177 £452 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.79% +16.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +0.48% +3.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £26.83 £26.27
% change year-on-year +1.56% +2.12%  

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 Bracknell with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 49 53 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 18.28% 19.49% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 39 31
Median daily rate £500 £403 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.22% +6.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £253 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £13.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -8.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 Bracknell

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Bracknell

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Bracknell

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Internet
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (40.00%) Software Distribution
4 6 (40.00%) Server Patching
4 6 (40.00%) Security Operations
4 6 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
4 6 (40.00%) Intel Security
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (40.00%) IIS
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) ISA Server
7 3 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) Flash
7 3 (20.00%) SLA
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (13.33%) Office 365
8 2 (13.33%) HP
8 2 (13.33%) Intranet
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (13.33%) MS Office
8 2 (13.33%) ETL

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 6 (40.00%) IIS
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) Intranet
3 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) EDRMS
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Operations Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Web Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Web Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Office 365 Architect
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
1 6 (40.00%) Security Operations
1 6 (40.00%) Server Patching
1 6 (40.00%) Software Distribution
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Document Management
4 1 (6.67%) Email Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Intel Security
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Meridio
5 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu
5 1 (6.67%) SAP