Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 52 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 89 58 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.97% 3.29% 4.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.55% 16.91% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 36 82
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £360 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.29% -10.53% +35.71%
10th Percentile £311 £254 £250
90th Percentile £488 £563 £700
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 - £36.00
10th Percentile £13.00 - £35.50
90th Percentile £15.00 - £36.50
South East median hourly rate £12.75 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year -49.00% +12.36% +23.61%

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 507 343 481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.61% 19.48% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 184 247
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £310 £241 £248
90th Percentile £525 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 17
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £22.83 £15.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.20% -7.06% +0.78%
10th Percentile £14.10 £13.40 £9.00
90th Percentile £31.00 £34.30 £37.90
South East median hourly rate £19.32 £21.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year -10.15% +15.65% +14.65%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +1 70 £351 -17.53% 1
High Wycombe -4 5 £513 -
Aylesbury +7 1 - -
Amersham 0 1 - -
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 44 (49.44%) Office 365
2 33 (37.08%) Microsoft
3 31 (34.83%) Active Directory
4 23 (25.84%) Security Cleared
5 22 (24.72%) SC Cleared
5 22 (24.72%) .NET
6 21 (23.60%) Windows
7 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Office
8 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Excel
9 17 (19.10%) VMware
9 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (17.98%) Finance
11 15 (16.85%) ITIL
11 15 (16.85%) PowerShell
11 15 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (15.73%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (15.73%) Skype for Business
12 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
13 13 (14.61%) SQL
14 12 (13.48%) Migration
15 11 (12.36%) OneDrive
16 10 (11.24%) Change Management
16 10 (11.24%) Banking
16 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (11.24%) DV Cleared
17 9 (10.11%) CMDB
17 9 (10.11%) Jamf Pro

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 14 (15.73%) SharePoint 2013
1 14 (15.73%) Skype for Business
2 9 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.87%) IIS
3 7 (7.87%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.37%) Confluence
5 3 (3.37%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.25%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.12%) CMS
7 1 (1.12%) Drupal
Applications
1 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (5.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.62%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (3.37%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (2.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.12%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 44 (49.44%) Office 365
2 15 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (12.36%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.37%) IaaS
5 3 (3.37%) PaaS
6 2 (2.25%) Yammer
7 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Skype
2 3 (3.37%) ATM
2 3 (3.37%) Firewall
2 3 (3.37%) Intranet
2 3 (3.37%) SAN
3 1 (1.12%) DNS
3 1 (1.12%) Extranet
3 1 (1.12%) LDAP
3 1 (1.12%) Network Security
3 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.37%) DB2
3 3 (3.37%) MS Access
3 3 (3.37%) OLAP
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.12%) Power BI
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) GitLab
1 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.37%) JIRA
2 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.12%) MSI
General
1 16 (17.98%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Banking
3 4 (4.49%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.37%) Marketing
4 3 (3.37%) Retail
4 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.25%) Electronics
5 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Publishing
6 1 (1.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (16.85%) Developer
2 14 (15.73%) Analyst
2 14 (15.73%) Consultant
2 14 (15.73%) SharePoint Developer
3 13 (14.61%) Architect
4 12 (13.48%) SharePoint Consultant
5 11 (12.36%) Cloud Architect
5 11 (12.36%) Project Manager
6 8 (8.99%) Security Architect
7 6 (6.74%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.62%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) SharePoint Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.37%) AWS Architect
10 3 (3.37%) Excel Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 3 (3.37%) Report Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.72%) .NET
2 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.62%) HTML
3 3 (3.37%) CSS
3 3 (3.37%) HTML5
4 2 (2.25%) CSS3
4 2 (2.25%) jQuery
5 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.12%) Flash
5 1 (1.12%) SOAP
5 1 (1.12%) Web Services
5 1 (1.12%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.11%) CMDB
3 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.37%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.12%) Robotics
6 1 (1.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.60%) Windows
2 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (7.87%) Linux
4 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.74%) Unix
6 3 (3.37%) Solaris
6 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.85%) ITIL
2 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.48%) Migration
4 10 (11.24%) Change Management
5 8 (8.99%) Matrix Organization
5 8 (8.99%) Process Improvement
5 8 (8.99%) Project Management
6 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.74%) CRM
6 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
6 6 (6.74%) Release Management
6 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.62%) ITIL V3
7 5 (5.62%) Presales
7 5 (5.62%) Scrum
7 5 (5.62%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (4.49%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.49%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (4.49%) Programme Delivery
8 4 (4.49%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.85%) PowerShell
2 13 (14.61%) SQL
3 9 (10.11%) C#
4 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.25%) VB
5 2 (2.25%) VBA
6 1 (1.12%) Java
6 1 (1.12%) PHP
6 1 (1.12%) Tcl
6 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (25.84%) Security Cleared
2 22 (24.72%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.24%) DV Cleared
4 8 (8.99%) CESG Certified Professional
5 7 (7.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (3.37%) Degree
6 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.37%) PMP
7 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.12%) MCP
7 1 (1.12%) MCSE
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) GDPR
1 6 (6.74%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) PMO
3 2 (2.25%) P3O
3 2 (2.25%) SLA
4 1 (1.12%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 31 (34.83%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.37%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.25%) XenApp
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.12%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (10.11%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (2.25%) SCCM
3 1 (1.12%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (37.08%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.10%) VMware
3 6 (6.74%) SAP
4 4 (4.49%) Cisco
4 4 (4.49%) Citrix
4 4 (4.49%) HP
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle
5 3 (3.37%) Blue Prism
5 3 (3.37%) Cognos
5 3 (3.37%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.25%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.25%) Dell
6 2 (2.25%) IFS
6 2 (2.25%) NetApp
7 1 (1.12%) Altiris
7 1 (1.12%) AppSense
7 1 (1.12%) EMC
7 1 (1.12%) McAfee
7 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com