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 24 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 35 40
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 29 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.94% 4.08% 3.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.47% 22.69% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 21
Median daily rate £513 £428 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.88% +22.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year - +2.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +28.04% -2.38%  

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 166 119 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 22.55% 17.98% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 72 86
Median daily rate £390 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +16.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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 24 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 35 (56.45%) SC Cleared
1 35 (56.45%) Security Cleared
2 27 (43.55%) Office 365
3 25 (40.32%) Windows
4 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
5 22 (35.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
7 14 (22.58%) Finance
8 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
9 12 (19.35%) Service Management
9 12 (19.35%) ITIL
10 11 (17.74%) Change Management
10 11 (17.74%) VMware
11 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
11 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (16.13%) Windows 10
12 9 (14.52%) SQL
12 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
13 8 (12.90%) Project Management
13 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
13 8 (12.90%) CESG Certified Professional
14 7 (11.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 7 (11.29%) OneDrive
14 7 (11.29%) Skype for Business
14 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
14 7 (11.29%) Oracle
14 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
14 7 (11.29%) Programme Management
15 6 (9.68%) ITSM
15 6 (9.68%) Risk Management

SharePoint
Co-occurring 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 22 (35.48%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.29%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.06%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (8.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.06%) IIS
3 5 (8.06%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.84%) Confluence
4 3 (4.84%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (4.84%) LiveCycle
4 3 (4.84%) SAS
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (4.84%) Staffware
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (43.55%) Office 365
2 7 (11.29%) OneDrive
3 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) ATM
1 3 (4.84%) LDAP
1 3 (4.84%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
2 1 (1.61%) Network Security
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) DB2
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.61%) MS Access
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.84%) JIRA
1 3 (4.84%) SonarQube
1 3 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.61%) MSI
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Electronics
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Architect
2 11 (17.74%) Consultant
2 11 (17.74%) Technical Architect
3 10 (16.13%) SharePoint Consultant
4 9 (14.52%) Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Security Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Office 365 Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
7 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (4.84%) Finance Project Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Process Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Project Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) CSS
2 3 (4.84%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) CSS3
3 2 (3.23%) HTML5
4 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.61%) jQuery
4 1 (1.61%) REST
4 1 (1.61%) SOAP
4 1 (1.61%) WSDL
4 1 (1.61%) XML
4 1 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.61%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.32%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Windows 10
3 6 (9.68%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Unix
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.06%) zOS
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.23%) Solaris
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) ITIL
1 12 (19.35%) Service Management
2 11 (17.74%) Change Management
3 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
4 8 (12.90%) Project Management
5 7 (11.29%) Programme Management
6 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.68%) ITSM
6 6 (9.68%) Resource Management
6 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.45%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (6.45%) Presales
8 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.45%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.45%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.84%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.84%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
2 9 (14.52%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.61%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (56.45%) SC Cleared
1 35 (56.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) CESG Certified Professional
3 7 (11.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
4 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.06%) MCP
6 4 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (6.45%) Degree
6 4 (6.45%) MCDBA
7 3 (4.84%) APMG
7 3 (4.84%) MCSA
8 2 (3.23%) MCSE
9 1 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) PMO
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.84%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (3.23%) XenApp
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.61%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) OVSD
2 2 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (1.61%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) VMware
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle
4 6 (9.68%) Citrix
5 4 (6.45%) HP
5 4 (6.45%) Nintex
6 3 (4.84%) Adobe
6 3 (4.84%) ILOG
6 3 (4.84%) NetApp
6 3 (4.84%) SAP
7 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.61%) AppSense
7 1 (1.61%) BT
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) CommVault
7 1 (1.61%) EMC
7 1 (1.61%) Genesys