The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for SharePoint Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 29 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 Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Berkshire > Reading
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 65 61
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.34% 0.46% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 3.03% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Reading median daily rate £450 £165 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +172.72% -61.17%  
10th Percentile £425 £158 £408
90th Percentile £475 £173 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £232 £425
% change year-on-year +94.38% -45.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 - -

SharePoint Server 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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 103 132 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 17.67% 15.12% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 129 138
Reading median daily rate £375 £413 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £274 £256 £313
90th Percentile £559 £538 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -11.76% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Reading median hourly rate £25.33 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.32% +11.11%  
10th Percentile £16.77 £25.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £56.58 £25.00 £38.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.00% -35.89%  

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in Reading

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in Reading

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Server in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server 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 Reading region with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
2 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint

SharePoint Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata