The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 39 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 8 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.37% 1.87% 3.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 5.33% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 7
Average daily rate
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£408 £349 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.76% -2.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £284 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £366 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £339
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-38.88% -4.00%
SharePoint 2010
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
56 75 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 16.57% 35.05% 37.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 52 41
Average daily rate £350 £318 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £223 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £377 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Somerset region.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SharePoint 2010
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -11 3 £420 +20.34%
Bath - 2 £363 -
Bridgwater - - - -
Weston-super-Mare - - - -
SharePoint 2010
South West

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing SharePoint 2010 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint 2010.

1 17 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Migration
4 8 (47.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) IIS
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
7 5 (29.41%) Barracuda Networks
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (29.41%) C#
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) ISA Server
8 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
8 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (17.65%) InfoPath
9 3 (17.65%) QA
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (11.76%) MOS
10 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (11.76%) Workflow

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing SharePoint 2010 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (47.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (35.29%) IIS
3 6 (35.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) InfoPath
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
1 7 (41.18%) SharePoint Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) WCF
2 2 (11.76%) WF
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Management
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Barracuda Networks