The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 40 40 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 -15  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 33 30 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.52% 3.99% 6.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 37.50% 19.74% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 29
Median daily rate £354 £430 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.73% +23.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £303 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +1.37% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +6.11% +0.83%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 88 152 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 12.05% 20.21% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 83 83
Median daily rate £358 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.61% +0.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Milton Keynes

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Milton Keynes

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Milton Keynes

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Milton Keynes

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 27 (51.92%) SC Cleared
1 27 (51.92%) Security Cleared
2 20 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
2 20 (38.46%) Windows
3 16 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
5 13 (25.00%) Service Management
6 12 (23.08%) Finance
7 11 (21.15%) Service Delivery
7 11 (21.15%) Change Management
7 11 (21.15%) ITIL
7 11 (21.15%) Skype for Business
8 10 (19.23%) Oracle
8 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (17.31%) Project Management
9 9 (17.31%) MS Project
10 8 (15.38%) SQL
10 8 (15.38%) Office 365
10 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
10 8 (15.38%) Resource Management
10 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
11 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
11 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
11 7 (13.46%) MCSA
11 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
12 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
12 6 (11.54%) Unix
12 6 (11.54%) SAN
12 6 (11.54%) ITSM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 20 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (21.15%) Skype for Business
3 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
4 5 (9.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (9.62%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
5 4 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (7.69%) IIS
6 3 (5.77%) Confluence
6 3 (5.77%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (5.77%) LiveCycle
6 3 (5.77%) SAS
7 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 9 (17.31%) MS Project
3 4 (7.69%) MS Office
3 4 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) SAN
2 5 (9.62%) Skype
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (5.77%) LDAP
5 1 (1.92%) ATM
5 1 (1.92%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) Intranet
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) DB2
3 4 (7.69%) Big Data
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.77%) JIRA
1 3 (5.77%) SonarQube
1 3 (5.77%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
2 1 (1.92%) Automotive
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Consultant
1 10 (19.23%) SharePoint Consultant
2 8 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
2 8 (15.38%) Technical Manager
3 7 (13.46%) Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) Project Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Project Officer
6 4 (7.69%) Project Support Officer
6 4 (7.69%) Support Officer
7 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.77%) Finance Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Finance Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Junior
7 3 (5.77%) Messaging Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) HTML
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) Java EE
3 1 (1.92%) jQuery
3 1 (1.92%) REST
3 1 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.54%) Unix
4 5 (9.62%) Linux
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) zOS
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Service Management
2 11 (21.15%) Change Management
2 11 (21.15%) ITIL
2 11 (21.15%) Service Delivery
3 9 (17.31%) Project Management
4 8 (15.38%) Resource Management
5 6 (11.54%) ITSM
5 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.62%) Migration
7 4 (7.69%) Analytics
7 4 (7.69%) Converged Infrastructure
7 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.77%) Scrum
8 3 (5.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) Java
4 1 (1.92%) VB
4 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) SC Cleared
1 27 (51.92%) Security Cleared
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (13.46%) MCSA
4 4 (7.69%) CCIE
4 4 (7.69%) CCNP
4 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
4 4 (7.69%) MCDBA
4 4 (7.69%) MCP
5 3 (5.77%) APMG
5 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) MCSE
7 1 (1.92%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.77%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.92%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) OVSD
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) Oracle
3 6 (11.54%) VMware
4 5 (9.62%) Cisco
4 5 (9.62%) Citrix
4 5 (9.62%) HP
5 4 (7.69%) Nintex
6 3 (5.77%) Adobe
6 3 (5.77%) ILOG
6 3 (5.77%) NetApp
7 2 (3.85%) EMC
8 1 (1.92%) AppSense
8 1 (1.92%) BT
8 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.92%) CommVault
8 1 (1.92%) Dell
8 1 (1.92%) Genesys
8 1 (1.92%) IBM
8 1 (1.92%) Intel
8 1 (1.92%) SAP
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