Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 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
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 64 33
Rank change year-on-year +16 -31 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 54 26 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.66% 2.07% 5.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.75% 15.66% 31.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 26
Reading median daily rate £413 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.04% -8.13%
10th Percentile £185 £261 £256
90th Percentile £550 £498 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £398 £370
% change year-on-year +6.92% +7.43% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Reading median hourly rate - - £50.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 160 166 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 10.84% 13.24% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 104 104
Reading median daily rate £450 £388 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -8.28% -0.59%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £251
90th Percentile £588 £536 £568
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 10
Reading median hourly rate - £17.50 £53.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -67.44% +65.38%
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.25
% change year-on-year - -2.04% -27.94%

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 21 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Reading

SharePoint
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 21 March 2019, 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 Reading region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.63%) Office 365
3 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (22.22%) CRM
5 11 (20.37%) C#
5 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
6 10 (18.52%) .NET
6 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 10 (18.52%) SQL
7 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 9 (16.67%) Degree
7 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 8 (14.81%) PMO
9 7 (12.96%) Power BI
9 7 (12.96%) Project Management
9 7 (12.96%) Migration
9 7 (12.96%) Windows
9 7 (12.96%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (11.11%) Finance
10 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 6 (11.11%) Skype
10 6 (11.11%) Skype for Business
11 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared

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 6 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.85%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.85%) Maya
5 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.63%) Office 365
2 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.56%) OneDrive
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.70%) CloudFront
4 2 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (3.70%) Route 53
5 1 (1.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Skype
2 3 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) 2G
3 2 (3.70%) 3G
3 2 (3.70%) ATM
3 2 (3.70%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) DNS
3 2 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (3.70%) RNC
3 2 (3.70%) SMTP
4 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) Intranet
4 1 (1.85%) NAS
4 1 (1.85%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) Power BI
3 3 (5.56%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.85%) GIS
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) Grunt
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (14.81%) Analyst
1 8 (14.81%) Architect
1 8 (14.81%) Developer
2 5 (9.26%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (7.41%) Office 365 Architect
4 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 3 (5.56%) Administrator
4 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (5.56%) Consultant
4 3 (5.56%) ETL Developer
4 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.56%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 3 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
4 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Data Architect
5 2 (3.70%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Project Administrator
5 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) Web Services
3 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.56%) CSS
3 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 3 (5.56%) HTML5
3 3 (5.56%) jQuery
4 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.70%) ADO.NET
4 2 (3.70%) Entity Framework
4 2 (3.70%) JSON
4 2 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (3.70%) REST
4 2 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (1.85%) CSS3
5 1 (1.85%) Flash
5 1 (1.85%) Node.js
5 1 (1.85%) OAuth
5 1 (1.85%) React
5 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.85%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.85%) IBM Storwize
3 1 (1.85%) RIA
3 1 (1.85%) SCORM
3 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) CRM
2 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.96%) Migration
3 7 (12.96%) Project Management
4 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.26%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (9.26%) Web Development
6 4 (7.41%) Analytics
6 4 (7.41%) Business Analytics
6 4 (7.41%) MVC
6 4 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (7.41%) Scorecard
6 4 (7.41%) Trend Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Value Proposition
7 3 (5.56%) Change Management
7 3 (5.56%) Customer-Centricity
7 3 (5.56%) ETL
7 3 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) C#
2 10 (18.52%) SQL
3 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.41%) VBA
5 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.85%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.85%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (1.85%) ES6
6 1 (1.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.85%) ECDL
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) PMO
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) vSphere
3 2 (3.70%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.70%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) VMware
3 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.70%) Remedy
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) CA
4 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.85%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) IFS
4 1 (1.85%) Juniper
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Veeam