The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 27 20 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 22 17 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.55% 7.26% 21.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 39.29% 22.97% 60.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 21
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£424 £349 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.48% +9.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.09% -30.00%
SharePoint
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 74 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 16.67% 31.62% 35.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 48 35
Average daily rate £338 £320 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £210 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 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 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

SharePoint
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 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 10 £424 +21.31% 3
Bath +2 2 £363 - 1
Bridgwater - - - -
Weston-super-Mare - - - - 1
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing SharePoint 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.

1 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 19 (42.22%) Security Cleared
3 17 (37.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (35.56%) SC Cleared
5 11 (24.44%) .NET
5 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
6 10 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (20.00%) Change Control
7 9 (20.00%) Migration
8 8 (17.78%) Finance
8 8 (17.78%) Project Management
8 8 (17.78%) SQL
9 7 (15.56%) IIS
9 7 (15.56%) MS Office
9 7 (15.56%) C#
9 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
9 7 (15.56%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (15.56%) Requirements Management
10 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
10 6 (13.33%) InfoPath
10 6 (13.33%) Office 365
11 5 (11.11%) ISA Server
11 5 (11.11%) Firewall
11 5 (11.11%) SAP
11 5 (11.11%) XML
11 5 (11.11%) Windows
11 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing SharePoint 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (37.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (15.56%) IIS
3 7 (15.56%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.44%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Office
2 6 (13.33%) InfoPath
3 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) Wireless
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) WLAN
2 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.22%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Publishing
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Administrator
1 14 (31.11%) SharePoint Administrator
2 10 (22.22%) Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Project Manager
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Business Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) XML
3 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.44%) SOAP
4 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) REST
5 1 (2.22%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) CSS
5 1 (2.22%) JSON
5 1 (2.22%) WCF
5 1 (2.22%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Migration
1 9 (20.00%) Change Control
2 8 (17.78%) Project Management
3 7 (15.56%) Requirements Management
4 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.44%) PRINCE
7 2 (4.44%) SOA
7 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.44%) ERP
7 2 (4.44%) MVC
7 2 (4.44%) Scrum
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.44%) TDD
7 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.56%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) ABAP
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) Security Cleared
2 16 (35.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) MOS
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) ISA Server
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) XenApp
3 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) WSUS
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) MobileIron
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) CA
3 1 (2.22%) Remedy
3 1 (2.22%) VMware
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