Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 30 42
Rank change year-on-year -23 +12 -22
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 34 70 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.74% 5.05% 4.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.04% 29.91% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 72
Reading median daily rate £425 £369 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% -26.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £249 £245 £279
90th Percentile £588 £474 £700
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Reading median hourly rate - - £32.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -2.04% -43.02% +19.44%

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 212 234 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.10% 16.87% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 107 224
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +3.34%
10th Percentile £300 £226 £263
90th Percentile £575 £580 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 10
Reading median hourly rate £18.11 £30.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.65% +1.69% +63.89%
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.65 £16.15
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.65 £68.09
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -29.41% -29.17% +35.21%

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018, 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 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) Office 365
3 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) Migration
4 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 6 (17.65%) Windows
4 6 (17.65%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (17.65%) Skype
5 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
5 5 (14.71%) .NET
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (11.76%) OneDrive
6 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.76%) Power BI
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
7 3 (8.82%) PMO
7 3 (8.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.82%) Change Control
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.82%) Java
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) C#
7 3 (8.82%) Finance
8 2 (5.88%) Management Information System

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 (17.65%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.94%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) Office 365
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.76%) OneDrive
4 2 (5.88%) Yammer
5 1 (2.94%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (2.94%) Google Drive
5 1 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Skype
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Power BI
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Consultant
2 6 (17.65%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) SharePoint Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Field Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Migration Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Office 365 Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Server Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Data Migration Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Designer
6 1 (2.94%) PMO Lead
6 1 (2.94%) Programme Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) SCCM Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.94%) CSS3
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Mindset
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) CESG
2 1 (2.94%) CMDB
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.82%) Change Control
3 3 (8.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) Analytics
4 2 (5.88%) Functional Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 2 (5.88%) Wireframes
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Document Management
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Web Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C#
1 3 (8.82%) Java
1 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) PMO
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) HP
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (2.94%) Altiris
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Ivanti
3 1 (2.94%) Omniture
3 1 (2.94%) Optimizely
3 1 (2.94%) VMware