Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 53 34
Rank change year-on-year -18 -19 -1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 60 60 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.74% 3.46% 4.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.52% 23.26% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 35 62
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £272 £240 £258
90th Percentile £483 £550 £700
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £15.89
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -55.88% +3.03% +65.00%

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 521 258 446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.82% 14.87% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 140 211
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £286 £247 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 19
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 £13.75 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.36% -14.81% +0.88%
10th Percentile £21.47 £13.33 £9.80
90th Percentile £60.00 £13.98 £27.30
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -13.64% +14.29% +17.41%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -25 47 £397 -6.59% 11
Amersham - 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 - - 3
High Wycombe - 1 £290 -
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 28 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 28 (46.67%) Security Cleared
1 28 (46.67%) Office 365
2 20 (33.33%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (30.00%) Change Management
3 18 (30.00%) ITIL
4 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 14 (23.33%) .NET
6 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (20.00%) SQL
7 12 (20.00%) VMware
7 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (20.00%) Skype for Business
8 11 (18.33%) ITIL V3
8 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (18.33%) PMO
8 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
9 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (15.00%) Presales
10 9 (15.00%) Project Management
10 9 (15.00%) CRM
11 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
11 8 (13.33%) IIS
11 8 (13.33%) Service Management
11 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis

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 12 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 8 (13.33%) IIS
2 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.00%) MS Project Server
4 2 (3.33%) Confluence
5 1 (1.67%) CMS
5 1 (1.67%) Drupal
5 1 (1.67%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (11.67%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.67%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle CRM On Demand
Cloud Services
1 28 (46.67%) Office 365
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.67%) IaaS
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Intranet
1 2 (3.33%) LAN
1 2 (3.33%) WAN
1 2 (3.33%) WLAN
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) Skype
2 1 (1.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) MS Access
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) GitLab
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Advertising
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 6 (10.00%) Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Support Specialist
5 5 (8.33%) Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (6.67%) PMO Manager
6 4 (6.67%) SharePoint Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Architect
7 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Server Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) Flash
3 1 (1.67%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) CMDB
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.67%) Windows Server
6 5 (8.33%) Linux
7 3 (5.00%) Unix
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Change Management
1 18 (30.00%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.33%) ITIL V3
4 9 (15.00%) CRM
4 9 (15.00%) Presales
4 9 (15.00%) Project Management
5 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 8 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
5 8 (13.33%) Service Management
6 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
6 7 (11.67%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 7 (11.67%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.33%) ITSM
8 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.67%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.67%) Process Improvement
9 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) Java
4 1 (1.67%) PHP
4 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.67%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 28 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.00%) CCA
4 3 (5.00%) MCSE
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.33%) MCP
6 1 (1.67%) MCITP
6 1 (1.67%) MCSA
6 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.67%) PMP
6 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) PMO
2 6 (10.00%) P3O
3 1 (1.67%) GDPR
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.67%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (1.67%) OVSD
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.00%) VMware
3 7 (11.67%) Citrix
4 5 (8.33%) HP
5 4 (6.67%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle
8 1 (1.67%) Google
8 1 (1.67%) IFS
8 1 (1.67%) Juniper
8 1 (1.67%) NetApp
8 1 (1.67%) Polycom
8 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.67%) SAP
8 1 (1.67%) Tableau