Period
to 24 August 2017

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 24 August 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 49 44
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 -5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 94 66 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.25% 3.51% 4.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.48% 18.23% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 52 67
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.59% +18.06% +2.86%
10th Percentile £200 £273 £213
90th Percentile £538 £588 £700
South East median daily rate £375 £380 £370
% change year-on-year -1.32% +2.70% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year -32.50% +7.07% -6.60%

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 459 362 479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.74% 19.25% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 207 250
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £415 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.29% +14.88% +3.21%
10th Percentile £302 £248 £235
90th Percentile £575 £530 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 16
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £22.25 £15.13 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.11% -40.69% +61.19%
10th Percentile £13.68 £13.70 £12.00
90th Percentile £31.00 £34.03 £51.25
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -15.00% - +17.65%

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 24 August 2017.

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 24 August 2017. 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 -12 73 £355 -16.41%
High Wycombe +7 9 £314 -10.36%
Aylesbury -6 1 - - 1
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 45 (47.87%) Office 365
2 41 (43.62%) Active Directory
3 34 (36.17%) Microsoft
4 30 (31.91%) Windows
5 29 (30.85%) Security Cleared
6 28 (29.79%) SC Cleared
7 23 (24.47%) Finance
8 22 (23.40%) Microsoft Excel
9 21 (22.34%) VMware
10 20 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
11 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Office
12 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (15.96%) .NET
14 14 (14.89%) SQL
14 14 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (12.77%) Skype
15 12 (12.77%) SAP
15 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (11.70%) ITIL
16 11 (11.70%) OneDrive
16 11 (11.70%) SharePoint 2013
17 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (10.64%) WebSphere
17 10 (10.64%) Project Management
17 10 (10.64%) Migration
17 10 (10.64%) Windows 10
18 9 (9.57%) Telecoms
18 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
18 9 (9.57%) Banking

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 11 (11.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (10.64%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.51%) Skype for Business
4 6 (6.38%) Confluence
5 5 (5.32%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (5.32%) IIS
6 4 (4.26%) MS Exchange
7 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.19%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (3.19%) LiveCycle
7 3 (3.19%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.19%) SAS
7 3 (3.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (23.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.06%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (3.19%) Staffware
2 2 (2.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.06%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 45 (47.87%) Office 365
2 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (11.70%) OneDrive
5 6 (6.38%) Yammer
6 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.19%) IaaS
6 3 (3.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.77%) Skype
2 4 (4.26%) LDAP
3 3 (3.19%) ATM
3 3 (3.19%) Firewall
3 3 (3.19%) SAN
4 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.06%) DNS
5 1 (1.06%) Extranet
5 1 (1.06%) Intranet
5 1 (1.06%) Network Security
5 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.38%) DB2
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.19%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.19%) OLAP
4 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.06%) MS Access
6 1 (1.06%) MySQL
6 1 (1.06%) Power BI
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Jenkins
1 6 (6.38%) JIRA
2 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.19%) GitLab
2 3 (3.19%) SonarQube
2 3 (3.19%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.06%) MSI
3 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (24.47%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Banking
2 9 (9.57%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.51%) Electronics
3 8 (8.51%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.51%) Marketing
4 4 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.06%) Publishing
6 1 (1.06%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Architect
2 15 (15.96%) Consultant
3 14 (14.89%) Project Manager
4 12 (12.77%) Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) SharePoint Consultant
5 11 (11.70%) Developer
5 11 (11.70%) Technical Architect
6 10 (10.64%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (8.51%) Security Architect
9 6 (6.38%) Office 365 Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Coordinator
10 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (3.19%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 3 (3.19%) Office 365 Manager
11 3 (3.19%) Process Analyst
11 3 (3.19%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) .NET
2 4 (4.26%) CSS
2 4 (4.26%) HTML
2 4 (4.26%) HTML5
3 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.19%) CSS3
4 2 (2.13%) jQuery
4 2 (2.13%) SOAP
5 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.06%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.45%) CMDB
2 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.19%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.06%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.91%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) Windows 10
2 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (7.45%) Linux
3 7 (7.45%) Unix
4 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.32%) zOS
5 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.19%) Solaris
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (11.70%) ITIL
4 10 (10.64%) Migration
4 10 (10.64%) Project Management
5 8 (8.51%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (8.51%) Matrix Organization
5 8 (8.51%) Process Improvement
5 8 (8.51%) Programme Management
5 8 (8.51%) Scrum
5 8 (8.51%) Service Management
6 6 (6.38%) Change Management
6 6 (6.38%) ITSM
6 6 (6.38%) Kanban
6 6 (6.38%) Release Management
6 6 (6.38%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.32%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.26%) Robotic Process Automation
8 4 (4.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.89%) SQL
2 9 (9.57%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.38%) C#
4 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.13%) VB
5 2 (2.13%) VBA
6 1 (1.06%) Tcl
6 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (30.85%) Security Cleared
2 28 (29.79%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.57%) DV Cleared
4 8 (8.51%) CESG Certified Professional
5 7 (7.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 7 (7.45%) Degree
6 5 (5.32%) MCP
6 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.26%) MCDBA
8 3 (3.19%) APMG
8 3 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (3.19%) MCSA
9 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.13%) PMP
10 1 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.06%) MCSE
10 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) GDPR
2 5 (5.32%) QA
3 2 (2.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.06%) ISO 8583
4 1 (1.06%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (43.62%) Active Directory
2 20 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.19%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.13%) XenApp
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.06%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (3.19%) OVSD
3 2 (2.13%) SCCM
4 1 (1.06%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.34%) VMware
3 12 (12.77%) SAP
4 7 (7.45%) Oracle
5 6 (6.38%) Citrix
6 4 (4.26%) Cisco
6 4 (4.26%) HP
7 3 (3.19%) Adobe
7 3 (3.19%) Blue Prism
7 3 (3.19%) Cognos
7 3 (3.19%) ILOG
7 3 (3.19%) NetApp
8 2 (2.13%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.13%) Dell
9 1 (1.06%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.06%) Altiris
9 1 (1.06%) AppSense
9 1 (1.06%) EMC
9 1 (1.06%) Meraki
9 1 (1.06%) Nintex