Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 25 55
Rank change year-on-year -9 +30 -31
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 58 100 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.57% 5.96% 3.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.47% 36.50% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 49 47
Reading median daily rate £431 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.29% -4.44% +20.00%
10th Percentile £258 £251 £237
90th Percentile £580 £575 £700
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Reading median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -4.00% -41.86% +22.86%

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 237 274 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.66% 16.34% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 166 207
Reading median daily rate £425 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% -1.47% +21.43%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £276
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 8
Reading median hourly rate £18.57 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.24% +6.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.60 £13.35
90th Percentile £47.70 £23.40 £36.30
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% -21.88% -8.57%

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 23 August 2017.

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 23 August 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 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
3 16 (27.59%) Windows
4 15 (25.86%) .NET
4 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
5 11 (18.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (18.97%) C#
5 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
5 11 (18.97%) CRM
6 10 (17.24%) SQL
7 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (15.52%) Finance
7 9 (15.52%) Migration
7 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (15.52%) Office 365
8 8 (13.79%) Project Management
9 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
9 7 (12.07%) IIS
9 7 (12.07%) HP
9 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
9 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
10 6 (10.34%) Skype for Business
10 6 (10.34%) Skype
10 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
11 5 (8.62%) Linux
11 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
11 5 (8.62%) Unix
11 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
11 5 (8.62%) C

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 7 (12.07%) IIS
2 6 (10.34%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.17%) Apache
3 3 (5.17%) JBoss
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.72%) CMS
5 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.72%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (15.52%) Office 365
2 5 (8.62%) OneDrive
3 2 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.45%) Google Drive
3 2 (3.45%) IaaS
3 2 (3.45%) PaaS
3 2 (3.45%) Yammer
4 1 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Skype
2 2 (3.45%) DHCP
2 2 (3.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.45%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) NAS
2 2 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (3.45%) SAN
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.17%) Power BI
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.72%) OLAP
4 1 (1.72%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.72%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.72%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.72%) MorphX
3 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Advertising
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Developer
2 7 (12.07%) Architect
3 5 (8.62%) Designer
3 5 (8.62%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (8.62%) Software Designer
4 4 (6.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (6.90%) Administrator
4 4 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Transmission Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Project Officer
5 3 (5.17%) Project Support Officer
5 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Support Officer
6 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Communications Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Specialist
6 2 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (3.45%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) .NET
2 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.17%) Middleware
4 3 (5.17%) Web Services
5 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.45%) CSS
5 2 (3.45%) JSON
5 2 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (3.45%) WCF
6 1 (1.72%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.72%) HTML
6 1 (1.72%) jQuery
6 1 (1.72%) MDX
6 1 (1.72%) REST
6 1 (1.72%) RESTful
6 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Blog
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.45%) Social Media
3 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.72%) CESG
4 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.62%) Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Unix
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) CRM
2 9 (15.52%) Migration
3 8 (13.79%) Project Management
4 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (8.62%) Identity Management
4 5 (8.62%) MVC
4 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.90%) ERP
5 4 (6.90%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (6.90%) ITIL
5 4 (6.90%) SOA
5 4 (6.90%) Task Automation
6 3 (5.17%) Change Control
6 3 (5.17%) Contact Management
6 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.17%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (5.17%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.17%) Line Management
6 3 (5.17%) Presales
6 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) C#
2 10 (17.24%) SQL
3 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.62%) C
4 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (1.72%) C++
6 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.72%) VBScript
6 1 (1.72%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 2 (3.45%) HNC
4 2 (3.45%) MCITP
4 2 (3.45%) MCSE
4 2 (3.45%) RHCE
4 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.72%) ISEB
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 3 (5.17%) PMO
3 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.72%) XenApp
3 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) HP
3 4 (6.90%) Huawei
3 4 (6.90%) Remedy
3 4 (6.90%) Serena
3 4 (6.90%) VMware
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco
5 2 (3.45%) Google
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.45%) SAP
5 2 (3.45%) Symantec
6 1 (1.72%) Altiris
6 1 (1.72%) Ariba
6 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.72%) Citrix
6 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.72%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.72%) Teradata