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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 29 36
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 42 45 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.38% 4.43% 3.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 38.18% 25.00% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 12
Median daily rate £370 £400 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +36.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £268 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £361 £350
% change year-on-year +1.03% +3.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £50.50 - £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £23.75 £25.70
% change year-on-year +14.73% -7.58%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 110 180 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 16.72% 17.72% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 111 113
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Median hourly rate £53.75 £9.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +497.22% -73.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.95 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.46 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Reading

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Reading over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Reading

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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 29 March 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 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.56%) Office 365
3 20 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 17 (23.61%) Migration
5 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 14 (19.44%) CRM
6 14 (19.44%) Finance
6 14 (19.44%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (16.67%) Project Management
7 12 (16.67%) .NET
7 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (15.28%) SLA
9 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
9 10 (13.89%) Google
9 10 (13.89%) Google Drive
9 10 (13.89%) OneDrive
10 9 (12.50%) Skype for Business
10 9 (12.50%) IaaS
10 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 9 (12.50%) Huawei
10 9 (12.50%) ERP
10 9 (12.50%) Windows
10 9 (12.50%) SQL
10 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 8 (11.11%) C
11 8 (11.11%) MS Office
11 8 (11.11%) PaaS
12 7 (9.72%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (8.33%) Skype
13 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012

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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 9 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 5 (6.94%) IIS
3 4 (5.56%) Apache
3 4 (5.56%) JBoss
3 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.11%) MS Office
3 7 (9.72%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (4.17%) Maya
4 3 (4.17%) MS Project
5 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (30.56%) Office 365
2 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (13.89%) Google Drive
3 10 (13.89%) OneDrive
4 9 (12.50%) IaaS
5 8 (11.11%) PaaS
6 4 (5.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) Skype
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.39%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.39%) Power BI
4 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.39%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.39%) JIRA
3 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.17%) French Language
3 3 (4.17%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.17%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Electronics
5 1 (1.39%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) German Language
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (18.06%) Developer
2 11 (15.28%) SharePoint Specialist
3 10 (13.89%) Consultant
3 10 (13.89%) Migration Specialist
4 9 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) Project Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Azure Developer
7 4 (5.56%) CRM Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Integration Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Project Assistant
7 4 (5.56%) Project Officer
7 4 (5.56%) Project Support Officer
7 4 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (5.56%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (6.94%) Web Services
3 4 (5.56%) Middleware
3 4 (5.56%) WCF
4 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.39%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.39%) JSON
5 1 (1.39%) MDX
5 1 (1.39%) REST
5 1 (1.39%) RESTful
5 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.17%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.39%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.39%) Social Media
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Migration
2 14 (19.44%) CRM
3 12 (16.67%) Project Management
4 9 (12.50%) ERP
5 5 (6.94%) Multithreading
5 5 (6.94%) Presales
6 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.56%) Complex ETL
6 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 4 (5.56%) ETL
6 4 (5.56%) ITIL
6 4 (5.56%) MSF
6 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.17%) Identity Management
7 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (2.78%) Business Development
8 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) SQL
2 8 (11.11%) C
3 5 (6.94%) C#
4 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.39%) C++
6 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) Degree
3 5 (6.94%) ECDL
4 2 (2.78%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) Google
3 9 (12.50%) Huawei
4 6 (8.33%) Remedy
5 2 (2.78%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) SAP
5 2 (2.78%) Serena
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle
6 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.39%) Teradata
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