Period
to 15 August 2018

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 6 months to 15 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 46 39
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 83 79 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.51% 4.80% 4.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.23% 23.10% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 46
Milton Keynes median daily rate £365 £351 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.14% -17.53% +19.72%
10th Percentile £311 £200 £313
90th Percentile £436 £538 £606
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.85 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.85 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year +6.07% - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 329 342 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.86% 20.78% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 159 150
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.06% +1.07% +20.00%
10th Percentile £316 £313 £255
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £408 £410
% change year-on-year +7.36% -0.61% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.85 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +3.33% -7.06%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £22.25 £15.13
% change year-on-year -23.60% +47.11% -40.69%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

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 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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 15 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 40 (48.19%) Security Cleared
2 37 (44.58%) Microsoft
3 33 (39.76%) PowerShell
4 32 (38.55%) SC Cleared
5 31 (37.35%) ITIL
6 29 (34.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 27 (32.53%) Change Management
8 26 (31.33%) Windows
8 26 (31.33%) DV Cleared
9 23 (27.71%) Office 365
9 23 (27.71%) Active Directory
10 22 (26.51%) Linux
10 22 (26.51%) Microsoft Excel
10 22 (26.51%) SQL
11 21 (25.30%) MS Exchange
11 21 (25.30%) Skype for Business
12 20 (24.10%) VMware
13 19 (22.89%) Unix
14 16 (19.28%) Finance
14 16 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (19.28%) ITIL V3
15 14 (16.87%) Process Improvement
15 14 (16.87%) Citrix
16 13 (15.66%) IIS
16 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (15.66%) Matrix Organization
16 13 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
17 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (14.46%) Oracle

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 29 (34.94%) SharePoint 2013
2 21 (25.30%) MS Exchange
2 21 (25.30%) Skype for Business
3 16 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (15.66%) IIS
5 9 (10.84%) K2 blackpearl
5 9 (10.84%) WebSphere
6 7 (8.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (6.02%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (6.02%) Confluence
8 2 (2.41%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 22 (26.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (7.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (4.82%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (27.71%) Office 365
2 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.82%) IaaS
5 1 (1.20%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) SAN
2 2 (2.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) DB2
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) GitLab
1 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.02%) JIRA
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 12 (14.46%) Financial Institution
3 9 (10.84%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Automotive
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.28%) Analyst
1 16 (19.28%) Project Manager
2 12 (14.46%) Applications Support
3 11 (13.25%) Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Support Specialist
5 9 (10.84%) Applications Specialist
5 9 (10.84%) SharePoint Analyst
6 8 (9.64%) Applications Support Specialist
7 7 (8.43%) Junior
7 7 (8.43%) Junior Project Manager
7 7 (8.43%) SharePoint Specialist
8 6 (7.23%) Administrator
9 5 (6.02%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.02%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Technical Manager
9 5 (6.02%) Technical Project Manager
10 3 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.61%) DBA
10 3 (3.61%) Migration Project Manager
10 3 (3.61%) Project Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) SAP Smart Forms
2 6 (7.23%) .NET
3 3 (3.61%) LDAP
4 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Mainframe
2 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.61%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.33%) Windows
2 22 (26.51%) Linux
3 19 (22.89%) Unix
4 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (12.05%) Windows Server
6 9 (10.84%) Solaris
6 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.02%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) ITIL
2 27 (32.53%) Change Management
3 16 (19.28%) ITIL V3
4 14 (16.87%) Process Improvement
5 13 (15.66%) Matrix Organization
5 13 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (13.25%) CRM
7 10 (12.05%) ITSM
7 10 (12.05%) Mentoring
7 10 (12.05%) Presales
7 10 (12.05%) Programme Delivery
7 10 (12.05%) Release Management
7 10 (12.05%) Service Management
8 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 9 (10.84%) Migration
8 9 (10.84%) Project Management
9 8 (9.64%) Virtual Environments
10 6 (7.23%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (6.02%) Kanban
11 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.76%) PowerShell
2 22 (26.51%) SQL
3 6 (7.23%) C#
4 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (48.19%) Security Cleared
2 32 (38.55%) SC Cleared
3 26 (31.33%) DV Cleared
4 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (8.43%) MCDBA
5 7 (8.43%) MCITP
6 4 (4.82%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.20%) CISSP
7 1 (1.20%) Degree
7 1 (1.20%) MCSE
7 1 (1.20%) SSCP
7 1 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) PMO
2 6 (7.23%) GDPR
3 3 (3.61%) QA
4 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (27.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.64%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (7.23%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.41%) vSphere
6 2 (2.41%) XenApp
6 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.20%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) OVSD
2 2 (2.41%) Control-M
2 2 (2.41%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 37 (44.58%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.10%) VMware
3 14 (16.87%) Citrix
4 12 (14.46%) Oracle
5 10 (12.05%) SAP
6 9 (10.84%) NetApp
7 6 (7.23%) HP
7 6 (7.23%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (6.02%) F5
9 4 (4.82%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.61%) Lumension
11 2 (2.41%) CA
11 2 (2.41%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.20%) Google