Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 19 December 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 83 88
Rank change year-on-year +35 +5 -46
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 42 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.90% 1.90% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 32.31% 8.88% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 5
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +55.34% -35.63%
10th Percentile £313 £223 £235
90th Percentile £519 £488 £273
South East median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £19.00 £16.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.15% -26.02%
South East median hourly rate £15.87 £13.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +17.54% -64.00% +50.00%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 130 259 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 12.06% 21.35% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 213 230
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% - +45.04%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £300
90th Percentile £538 £599 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -30.77% +22.95%
10th Percentile £14.40 £10.00 £13.88
90th Percentile £47.60 £18.25 £22.70
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £19.15 £22.25
% change year-on-year +39.18% -13.94% +27.14%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Oxfordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Oxfordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Oxfordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Oxfordshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
Oxford +32 18 £400 -11.11% 2
Witney +3 6 - - 1
Bicester - 2 £325 -
Kidlington - 2 £438 - 1
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 26 (61.90%) Office 365
3 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (40.48%) Migration
5 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (28.57%) Yammer
6 12 (28.57%) OneDrive
7 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
7 10 (23.81%) Data Migration
7 10 (23.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
7 10 (23.81%) Windows
8 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
8 8 (19.05%) Server Monitoring
8 8 (19.05%) Runbook
9 7 (16.67%) Skype
9 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
9 7 (16.67%) Degree
9 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 7 (16.67%) Content Management
9 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (14.29%) Citrix
10 6 (14.29%) Sophos
10 6 (14.29%) VoIP
10 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
11 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
11 5 (11.90%) VMware

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
1 10 (23.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.14%) CMS
3 3 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) GroupWise
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (61.90%) Office 365
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (28.57%) OneDrive
3 12 (28.57%) Yammer
4 4 (9.52%) Mimecast
5 3 (7.14%) IaaS
5 3 (7.14%) PaaS
6 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Skype
2 6 (14.29%) VoIP
3 5 (11.90%) Internet
3 5 (11.90%) Intranet
3 5 (11.90%) VPN
4 4 (9.52%) DNS
5 3 (7.14%) DHCP
5 3 (7.14%) Firewall
5 3 (7.14%) IPv4
5 3 (7.14%) SAN
6 2 (4.76%) SMS
6 2 (4.76%) WAN
7 1 (2.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) Power BI
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.38%) Banking
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
1 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Administrator
2 8 (19.05%) Consultant
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) SharePoint Administrator
3 7 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) IT Support
4 6 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) SharePoint Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Junior
6 4 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Junior IT Support
6 4 (9.52%) Junior IT Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Junior Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Writer
7 3 (7.14%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
1 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.38%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.38%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) e-Health
2 2 (4.76%) Internet of Things
2 2 (4.76%) LIMS
2 2 (4.76%) PACS
2 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.38%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Migration
2 10 (23.81%) Data Migration
2 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (19.05%) Runbook
3 8 (19.05%) Server Monitoring
4 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (16.67%) Content Management
5 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
6 4 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (9.52%) IT Strategy
6 4 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.14%) Coaching
7 3 (7.14%) Commercial Awareness
7 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
7 3 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.14%) C#
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) PMO
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) HL7
3 1 (2.38%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Citrix
2 6 (14.29%) Sophos
3 5 (11.90%) VMware
4 4 (9.52%) Avaya
4 4 (9.52%) Xerox
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (4.76%) Cerner
6 2 (4.76%) Dell
6 2 (4.76%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (2.38%) CommVault
7 1 (2.38%) Google
7 1 (2.38%) Nintex
7 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow