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 3 months to 27 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 37 43
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 20 27 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.21% 4.50% 4.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.08% 18.24% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 26
Median daily rate £425 £290 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.55% -27.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £208 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £14.25 £11.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.91% -47.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £20.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year +28.04% -7.86%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 142 148 163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 22.76% 24.67% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 106 121
Median daily rate £525 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 10
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.56% -36.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon +1 5 £425 -
Banbury +5 3 £425 +27.81%
Oxford -13 1 £400 +66.66%
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 15 (55.56%) Office 365
2 9 (33.33%) Intranet
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
4 6 (22.22%) Document Management
5 5 (18.52%) HTML
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) Information Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.81%) .NET
6 4 (14.81%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) OO
7 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 3 (11.11%) CSS
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) Skype
7 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.11%) jQuery
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
8 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development

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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Intranet
2 3 (11.11%) Skype
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Grunt
1 2 (7.41%) gulp
2 1 (3.70%) Ant
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Hudson
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Office 365 Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Office 365 Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Operator
5 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) .NET
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.41%) Node.js
4 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.70%) Ajax
5 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.70%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (3.70%) DHTML
5 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.70%) SignalR
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) XHTML
5 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) VMS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Migration
2 6 (22.22%) Document Management
3 5 (18.52%) Information Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) OO
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Governance
7 1 (3.70%) Prototyping
7 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Sage
3 1 (3.70%) Freshdesk
3 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu
3 1 (3.70%) Sony
3 1 (3.70%) Splunk