Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 46 61
Rank change year-on-year -20 +15 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 32 75 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.34% 4.33% 3.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.73% 22.39% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 51 49
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -12.94%
10th Percentile £325 £360 £309
90th Percentile £542 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £14.85 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.07% -
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £18.52 £12.00
% change year-on-year -2.82% +54.35% -69.03%

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 233 335 563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.04% 19.35% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 184 227
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £225 £247 £300
90th Percentile £550 £565 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 13
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.89 £15.83 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% -41.37% +80.00%
10th Percentile £10.57 £14.52 £17.73
90th Percentile £34.00 £39.15 £54.20
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £32.00 £19.34
% change year-on-year -31.25% +65.46% -12.09%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 -4 29 £438 +9.38% 7
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Azure
2 15 (46.88%) Office 365
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 11 (34.38%) SQL
5 10 (31.25%) Migration
5 10 (31.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (28.13%) Change Management
6 9 (28.13%) ITIL
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.00%) CRM
7 8 (25.00%) VMware
7 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (25.00%) Power Platform
8 7 (21.88%) ITIL V3
8 7 (21.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
8 7 (21.88%) IIS
9 6 (18.75%) .NET
9 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (18.75%) Public Sector
10 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (15.63%) AWS
11 4 (12.50%) Citrix

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 10 (31.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (21.88%) IIS
2 7 (21.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (9.38%) Documentum
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.25%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (46.88%) Azure
1 15 (46.88%) Office 365
2 8 (25.00%) Power Platform
3 5 (15.63%) AWS
4 4 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (12.50%) PowerApps
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Flow
6 2 (6.25%) Dropbox
6 2 (6.25%) OneDrive
7 1 (3.13%) IaaS
7 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
7 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) HSRP
2 2 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) Skype
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Power BI
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Firebug
1 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 6 (18.75%) Public Sector
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Office 365 Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Office 365 Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) CRM Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) JSON
3 2 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) CSS3
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) DataPower
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.13%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.38%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) CentOS
6 1 (3.13%) AIX
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Solaris
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Migration
2 9 (28.13%) Change Management
2 9 (28.13%) ITIL
3 8 (25.00%) CRM
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL V3
5 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (9.38%) Document Management
8 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Project Delivery
9 2 (6.25%) ITSM
9 2 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Release Management
9 2 (6.25%) Service Management
9 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
9 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.38%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) MCITP
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) MCDBA
4 1 (3.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) GDPR
2 1 (3.13%) PMO
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) EMC
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Ivanti
5 1 (3.13%) OneLogin
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Planview
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy
5 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.13%) Splunk
5 1 (3.13%) TIBCO