Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 21 November 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 65 59
Rank change year-on-year +24 -6 -22
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 76 86 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.41% 3.62% 3.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.89% 15.11% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 49 35
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -12.94% -10.53%
10th Percentile £352 £309 £225
90th Percentile £520 £488 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.85 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.07% - -
South East median hourly rate £22.20 £12.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +84.96% -69.03% +55.00%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 332 569 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.27% 23.96% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 231 168
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £246 £290 £237
90th Percentile £569 £525 £532
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £27.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +80.00% -7.06%
10th Percentile £14.63 £17.73 £13.10
90th Percentile £38.60 £54.20 £34.58
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £19.34 £22.50
% change year-on-year +75.80% -14.04% +21.62%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Buckinghamshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Milton Keynes +15 71 £400 +12.60% 7
Aylesbury +1 1 - -
High Wycombe -5 1 - - 5
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 34 (44.74%) Security Cleared
2 31 (40.79%) ITIL
2 31 (40.79%) Windows
3 30 (39.47%) Active Directory
4 29 (38.16%) PowerShell
5 26 (34.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
5 26 (34.21%) Change Management
6 24 (31.58%) SC Cleared
7 23 (30.26%) MS Exchange
8 22 (28.95%) SQL
8 22 (28.95%) Skype for Business
9 19 (25.00%) VMware
10 17 (22.37%) Linux
10 17 (22.37%) DV Cleared
11 16 (21.05%) ITIL V3
11 16 (21.05%) Windows Server
12 15 (19.74%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (19.74%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (19.74%) Exchange Server 2007
12 15 (19.74%) Citrix
12 15 (19.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (18.42%) Unix
13 14 (18.42%) Presales
13 14 (18.42%) Mentoring
14 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (17.11%) Office 365
14 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
15 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Office
15 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 26 (34.21%) SharePoint 2013
2 23 (30.26%) MS Exchange
3 22 (28.95%) Skype for Business
4 15 (19.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 15 (19.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (19.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (13.16%) IIS
6 7 (9.21%) K2 blackpearl
6 7 (9.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.63%) Confluence
8 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.32%) MS Project Server
9 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.11%) Office 365
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.21%) IaaS
4 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.95%) PaaS
5 3 (3.95%) SaaS
6 2 (2.63%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Network Security
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) SAN
2 2 (2.63%) Skype
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) Extranet
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) Intranet
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) DB2
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) GitLab
1 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (1.32%) MSI
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 4 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (19.74%) Analyst
2 12 (15.79%) Applications Support
2 12 (15.79%) Developer
3 11 (14.47%) Project Manager
4 10 (13.16%) SharePoint Analyst
5 9 (11.84%) Applications Specialist
5 9 (11.84%) Support Specialist
6 8 (10.53%) Applications Support Specialist
6 8 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (9.21%) SharePoint Specialist
8 5 (6.58%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.95%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.95%) DBA
9 3 (3.95%) SQL DBA
9 3 (3.95%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Technical Project Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Banking Project Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Support
10 2 (2.63%) Messaging Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) .NET
2 6 (7.89%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.63%) LDAP
3 2 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.79%) Windows
2 17 (22.37%) Linux
3 16 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 14 (18.42%) Unix
5 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.26%) Solaris
9 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.79%) ITIL
2 26 (34.21%) Change Management
3 16 (21.05%) ITIL V3
4 15 (19.74%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (18.42%) Mentoring
5 14 (18.42%) Presales
6 10 (13.16%) ITSM
6 10 (13.16%) Service Management
7 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 8 (10.53%) Migration
8 8 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
9 7 (9.21%) CRM
10 6 (7.89%) Change Control
10 6 (7.89%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.58%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (6.58%) Process Improvement
11 5 (6.58%) Project Management
11 5 (6.58%) Release Management
12 4 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
12 4 (5.26%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.16%) PowerShell
2 22 (28.95%) SQL
3 8 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) VB
5 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (44.74%) Security Cleared
2 24 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 17 (22.37%) DV Cleared
4 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (9.21%) MCDBA
5 7 (9.21%) MCITP
6 4 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.63%) MCSE
8 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.32%) Degree
8 1 (1.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) GDPR
1 3 (3.95%) PMO
2 2 (2.63%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.53%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (9.21%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.95%) XenApp
6 3 (3.95%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.63%) vSphere
8 1 (1.32%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.32%) Docker
8 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) OVSD
2 2 (2.63%) Control-M
2 2 (2.63%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.32%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.00%) VMware
3 15 (19.74%) Citrix
4 10 (13.16%) NetApp
5 9 (11.84%) HP
6 7 (9.21%) SAP
7 6 (7.89%) Oracle
8 5 (6.58%) F5
9 3 (3.95%) Lumension
10 2 (2.63%) CA
10 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.32%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.32%) Altiris
11 1 (1.32%) EMC
11 1 (1.32%) Google
11 1 (1.32%) Ivanti
11 1 (1.32%) SkyKick