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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 38 34
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 41 46 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.32% 4.56% 4.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 38.68% 25.14% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 13
Median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £271 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +0.68% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £50.50 - £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +5.15% +0.83%  

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 106 183 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 16.33% 18.14% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 113 114
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 £518
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 £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

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 27 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Reading

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 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 23 (31.94%) Office 365
3 20 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 17 (23.61%) Migration
5 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 14 (19.44%) Finance
7 13 (18.06%) CRM
7 13 (18.06%) Dynamics CRM
8 12 (16.67%) Project Management
8 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (15.28%) SLA
9 11 (15.28%) .NET
10 10 (13.89%) Google
10 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
10 10 (13.89%) Skype for Business
10 10 (13.89%) Google Drive
10 10 (13.89%) OneDrive
11 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 9 (12.50%) IaaS
11 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 9 (12.50%) ERP
11 9 (12.50%) Huawei
12 8 (11.11%) Windows
12 8 (11.11%) MS Office
12 8 (11.11%) SQL
12 8 (11.11%) PaaS
13 7 (9.72%) Spreadsheet
13 7 (9.72%) Skype
13 7 (9.72%) C
14 6 (8.33%) Remedy

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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 10 (13.89%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.56%) Apache
2 4 (5.56%) IIS
2 4 (5.56%) JBoss
2 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 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 13 (18.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.94%) 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 7 (9.72%) Skype
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) 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 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.56%) French Language
3 4 (5.56%) Italian Language
3 4 (5.56%) 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 12 (16.67%) 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%) Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Project Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) SQL 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%) Support Officer
7 4 (5.56%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) .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%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.56%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.39%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.39%) Social Media
3 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Migration
2 13 (18.06%) CRM
3 12 (16.67%) Project Management
4 9 (12.50%) ERP
5 6 (8.33%) Presales
6 5 (6.94%) Multithreading
7 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.56%) Complex ETL
7 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.56%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.56%) ETL
7 4 (5.56%) Identity Management
7 4 (5.56%) ITIL
7 4 (5.56%) MSF
7 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (2.78%) Business Development
9 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.11%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) C
3 4 (5.56%) C#
4 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) Degree
4 5 (6.94%) ECDL
5 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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