Period
to 18 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 53 52
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 94 98 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.88% 4.40% 3.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.20% 20.68% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 56 51
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £313 £200 £269
90th Percentile £438 £538 £588
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +4.00% -1.32% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.85 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.07% - -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00% +7.07%

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 373 474 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.36% 21.29% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 193 206
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £408 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.36% -1.21% +17.86%
10th Percentile £316 £306 £246
90th Percentile £575 £573 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 10
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £22.25 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.60% +47.11% -40.69%
10th Percentile £14.85 £13.68 £13.70
90th Percentile £35.50 £31.00 £34.03
South East median hourly rate £22.35 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year +27.70% -9.96% -2.83%

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 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 August 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 +11 84 £365 +4.14% 4
Aylesbury +11 2 - -
Beaconsfield - 1 £525 -
Marlow - 1 - - 2
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 41 (43.62%) Microsoft
1 41 (43.62%) Security Cleared
2 35 (37.23%) PowerShell
3 33 (35.11%) SC Cleared
4 31 (32.98%) ITIL
5 30 (31.91%) Windows
5 30 (31.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 28 (29.79%) Office 365
7 27 (28.72%) Change Management
8 26 (27.66%) Active Directory
8 26 (27.66%) DV Cleared
9 24 (25.53%) Microsoft Excel
9 24 (25.53%) SQL
10 23 (24.47%) Linux
11 21 (22.34%) MS Exchange
11 21 (22.34%) Skype for Business
12 20 (21.28%) Unix
12 20 (21.28%) VMware
13 18 (19.15%) Finance
14 16 (17.02%) IIS
14 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (17.02%) ITIL V3
14 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (15.96%) Process Improvement
15 15 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (14.89%) Matrix Organization
16 14 (14.89%) Citrix
17 13 (13.83%) Oracle
17 13 (13.83%) Financial Institution
17 13 (13.83%) Windows Server 2008

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 30 (31.91%) SharePoint 2013
2 21 (22.34%) MS Exchange
2 21 (22.34%) Skype for Business
3 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (17.02%) IIS
4 10 (10.64%) WebSphere
5 9 (9.57%) K2 blackpearl
6 7 (7.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (6.38%) Confluence
8 2 (2.13%) MS Project Server
9 1 (1.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (25.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (7.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (6.38%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.79%) Office 365
2 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.45%) IaaS
4 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.13%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) SAN
2 4 (4.26%) Intranet
3 2 (2.13%) Extranet
3 2 (2.13%) Internet
3 2 (2.13%) NAS
3 2 (2.13%) Network Security
3 2 (2.13%) VLAN
4 1 (1.06%) DNS
4 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) DB2
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) GitLab
1 6 (6.38%) Jenkins
1 6 (6.38%) JIRA
2 1 (1.06%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (19.15%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Financial Institution
3 10 (10.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
4 1 (1.06%) Automotive
4 1 (1.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (19.15%) Analyst
2 17 (18.09%) Project Manager
3 12 (12.77%) Applications Support
4 11 (11.70%) Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Support Specialist
6 9 (9.57%) Applications Specialist
6 9 (9.57%) SharePoint Analyst
7 8 (8.51%) Applications Support Specialist
8 7 (7.45%) Administrator
8 7 (7.45%) Junior
8 7 (7.45%) Junior Project Manager
8 7 (7.45%) SharePoint Specialist
9 5 (5.32%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.32%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Technical Manager
9 5 (5.32%) Technical Project Manager
10 3 (3.19%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Implementation Manager
10 3 (3.19%) Implementation Project Manager
10 3 (3.19%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) SAP Smart Forms
2 7 (7.45%) .NET
3 3 (3.19%) LDAP
4 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.13%) JSON
4 2 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.06%) CSS
5 1 (1.06%) HTML
5 1 (1.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Mainframe
2 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.19%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.13%) Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.91%) Windows
2 23 (24.47%) Linux
3 20 (21.28%) Unix
4 13 (13.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (11.70%) Windows Server
6 10 (10.64%) Solaris
7 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (6.38%) zOS
9 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.98%) ITIL
2 27 (28.72%) Change Management
3 16 (17.02%) ITIL V3
4 15 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (15.96%) Process Improvement
5 14 (14.89%) Matrix Organization
6 11 (11.70%) CRM
6 11 (11.70%) Programme Delivery
6 11 (11.70%) Project Management
6 11 (11.70%) Release Management
7 10 (10.64%) ITSM
7 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
7 10 (10.64%) Migration
7 10 (10.64%) Presales
7 10 (10.64%) Service Management
8 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 8 (8.51%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (7.45%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (6.38%) Kanban
12 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.23%) PowerShell
2 24 (25.53%) SQL
3 7 (7.45%) C#
4 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.13%) VB
6 1 (1.06%) Perl
6 1 (1.06%) Python
6 1 (1.06%) Ruby
6 1 (1.06%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 41 (43.62%) Security Cleared
2 33 (35.11%) SC Cleared
3 26 (27.66%) DV Cleared
4 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.45%) MCDBA
5 7 (7.45%) MCITP
6 4 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.19%) Degree
8 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.06%) CISSP
8 1 (1.06%) MCSE
8 1 (1.06%) SSCP
8 1 (1.06%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) PMO
2 6 (6.38%) GDPR
3 3 (3.19%) QA
4 2 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (27.66%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.51%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.32%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.19%) BitLocker
7 2 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.13%) vSphere
7 2 (2.13%) XenApp
7 2 (2.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) OVSD
2 2 (2.13%) Control-M
2 2 (2.13%) HP SIM
2 2 (2.13%) SCCM
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 41 (43.62%) Microsoft
2 20 (21.28%) VMware
3 14 (14.89%) Citrix
4 13 (13.83%) Oracle
5 12 (12.77%) SAP
6 9 (9.57%) NetApp
7 6 (6.38%) HP
7 6 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (5.32%) F5
9 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.19%) Lumension
11 2 (2.13%) CA
11 2 (2.13%) Cisco
11 2 (2.13%) QNAP
11 2 (2.13%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.06%) Google
12 1 (1.06%) Nintex