Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 31 36
Rank change year-on-year -29 +5 +6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 33 71 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.55% 5.19% 4.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.25% 29.83% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 62
Reading median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £258 £256 £257
90th Percentile £583 £538 £524
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Reading median hourly rate - £55.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +64.18% -39.80%
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - -4.00% -77.54%

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 163 238 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.58% 17.38% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 117 215
Reading median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £246 £252 £258
90th Percentile £565 £580 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 8
Reading median hourly rate £17.80 £52.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.09% +75.00% -15.49%
10th Percentile £13.58 £20.51 £13.38
90th Percentile £38.35 £57.50 £92.96
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.18 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +26.50% -14.29% -36.36%

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 24 April 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 24 April 2018, 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 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Office 365
3 10 (30.30%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
6 7 (21.21%) Project Management
6 7 (21.21%) Windows
7 6 (18.18%) Migration
7 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 5 (15.15%) Power BI
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle
9 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
9 4 (12.12%) HP
9 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
9 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Data Privacy
9 4 (12.12%) Marketing
9 4 (12.12%) Content Management
9 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
9 4 (12.12%) GDPR
9 4 (12.12%) HP ALM
10 3 (9.09%) PMO
10 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
10 3 (9.09%) Skype
10 3 (9.09%) Analytics
10 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
10 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

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 10 (30.30%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Office 365
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.06%) Yammer
4 1 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
1 3 (9.09%) Skype
2 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) Intranet
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Power BI
2 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.12%) Marketing
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Consultant
1 5 (15.15%) Field Engineer
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Applications Tester
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Consultant
2 4 (12.12%) Tester
3 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Officer
4 2 (6.06%) GDPR Officer
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Server Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.06%) Ajax
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) CSS3
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) HTML5
2 2 (6.06%) jQuery
2 2 (6.06%) XSLT
3 1 (3.03%) COM
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Social Media
1 2 (6.06%) Wiki
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (21.21%) Project Management
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Content Management
5 4 (12.12%) Data Privacy
5 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
5 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) Coaching
7 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security
7 2 (6.06%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (6.06%) MVC
7 2 (6.06%) Remediation Plan
7 2 (6.06%) SEO
7 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C
1 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) ISEB
4 2 (6.06%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) GDPR
2 3 (9.09%) PMO
3 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) HP ALM
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.03%) SCOM
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) McAfee
4 1 (3.03%) Omniture
4 1 (3.03%) Optimizely
4 1 (3.03%) VMware