Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 63 26
Rank change year-on-year +9 -37 +14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 48 29 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.04% 2.29% 6.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.00% 12.95% 36.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 26
Reading median daily rate £380 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +16.13% -22.50%
10th Percentile £161 £223 £245
90th Percentile £528 £588 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - -4.00% -47.92%

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 200 224 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.65% 17.68% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 136 114
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -11.11%
10th Percentile £285 £300 £241
90th Percentile £545 £575 £571
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £414
% change year-on-year - +2.72% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 9
Reading median hourly rate £20.13 £15.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.17% -40.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £11.98 £10.75 £13.65
90th Percentile £30.28 £36.43 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +60.00% -43.18% +37.50%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) Degree
3 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
4 9 (18.75%) CRM
4 9 (18.75%) Migration
4 9 (18.75%) Office 365
5 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (16.67%) C#
5 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (14.58%) SQL
6 7 (14.58%) .NET
7 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.50%) Power BI
8 5 (10.42%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
8 5 (10.42%) Windows
8 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
8 5 (10.42%) Project Management
9 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (8.33%) OneDrive
9 4 (8.33%) Analytics
9 4 (8.33%) Skype for Business
9 4 (8.33%) Trend Analysis

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 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.08%) InfoPath
5 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Office 365
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.33%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) DNS
1 3 (6.25%) Skype
2 2 (4.17%) 2G
2 2 (4.17%) 3G
2 2 (4.17%) ATM
2 2 (4.17%) DHCP
2 2 (4.17%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) NAS
2 2 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (4.17%) RNC
2 2 (4.17%) SMTP
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) Power BI
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Grunt
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Marketing
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Architect
2 5 (10.42%) Consultant
2 5 (10.42%) Developer
3 4 (8.33%) Analyst
3 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Azure Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (4.17%) ETL Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Office 365 Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Support
5 2 (4.17%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Developer
5 2 (4.17%) SSRS Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.08%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) CSS3
4 1 (2.08%) D3.js
4 1 (2.08%) Express
4 1 (2.08%) Flash
4 1 (2.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) HTML5
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
4 1 (2.08%) OAuth
4 1 (2.08%) React
4 1 (2.08%) Vue.js
4 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) RIA
3 1 (2.08%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) PKI
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) CRM
1 9 (18.75%) Migration
2 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.42%) Project Management
4 5 (10.42%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (8.33%) Analytics
5 4 (8.33%) Business Analytics
5 4 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (8.33%) Scorecard
5 4 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (8.33%) Value Proposition
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.25%) Logistics
6 3 (6.25%) MVC
6 3 (6.25%) Web Development
7 2 (4.17%) Change Management
7 2 (4.17%) ETL
7 2 (4.17%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) C#
2 7 (14.58%) SQL
3 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.25%) VBA
5 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.08%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (2.08%) ES6
6 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Degree
2 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) GDPR
2 2 (4.17%) PMO
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCCM
1 2 (4.17%) vRealize
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.08%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.17%) Juniper
2 2 (4.17%) Remedy
2 2 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe
3 1 (2.08%) CA
3 1 (2.08%) Dell
3 1 (2.08%) Google