Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 25 45
Rank change year-on-year -32 +20 -25
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 33 90 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.63% 6.12% 3.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.93% 37.19% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 67
Reading median daily rate £513 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.13% -20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £287 £247 £262
90th Percentile £614 £575 £700
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £394 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% -1.56% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Reading median hourly rate - - £32.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year -4.00% -57.63% +73.53%

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 221 242 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.64% 16.46% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 113 209
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £255 £273
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 9
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +42.86% -1.41%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.65 £13.50
90th Percentile £36.90 £55.65 £36.90
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -34.21% -2.56% +11.43%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Reading

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Reading

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Reading

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.21%) .NET
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
3 7 (21.21%) Migration
3 7 (21.21%) Office 365
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
4 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (18.18%) C#
4 6 (18.18%) Windows
5 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Skype
6 4 (12.12%) OneDrive
6 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (12.12%) PMO
6 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (12.12%) Skype for Business
6 4 (12.12%) Change Control
6 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
6 4 (12.12%) CRM
6 4 (12.12%) HP
6 4 (12.12%) SOA
6 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 3 (9.09%) Finance
7 3 (9.09%) VMware
7 3 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

SharePoint
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 4 (12.12%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Office 365
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) OneDrive
3 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (3.03%) Google Drive
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) PaaS
4 1 (3.03%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Skype
2 2 (6.06%) DHCP
2 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) NAS
2 2 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Power BI
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) OLAP
4 1 (3.03%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (3.03%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Architect
2 4 (12.12%) Consultant
2 4 (12.12%) Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Designer
4 2 (6.06%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Software Designer
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Office 365 Architect
5 1 (3.03%) PMO Lead
5 1 (3.03%) Programme Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Senior PMO
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) MDX
4 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.03%) CESG
4 1 (3.03%) CMDB
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Migration
2 6 (18.18%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) Change Control
3 4 (12.12%) CRM
3 4 (12.12%) SOA
4 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (9.09%) Presales
4 3 (9.09%) Validation
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) ERP
5 2 (6.06%) Identity Management
5 2 (6.06%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) C#
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) C
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) MCITP
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) RHCE
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) HNC
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PMO
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) BitLocker
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) HP
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) Symantec
5 1 (3.03%) Altiris
5 1 (3.03%) Ariba
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Serena