The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 19 22 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.43% 3.21% 2.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 17.95% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £350 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +1.37% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +6.11% +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 Slough with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 10 39 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 7.14% 17.89% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 21
Median daily rate £450 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.65% +0.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Slough

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint in Slough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Slough

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 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 Slough region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Retail

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Chief Operating Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Auditing
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) APMP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) P3O
2 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy
1 1 (25.00%) VMware