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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 26 19 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 25 18 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.14% 8.33% 28.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 41.67% 23.68% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 30
Average daily rate
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£422 £349 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.91% +9.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £312 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £412
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 £18.00 £19.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -35.00%
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
60 76 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 17.14% 35.19% 36.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 53 40
Average daily rate £325 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% -0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £223 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £377 £403
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
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 19 September 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 19 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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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 -9 11 £424 +21.48%
Bath +3 3 £371 - 1
Bridgwater - - - -
Weston-super-Mare - - - -
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (39.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
4 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
5 13 (30.23%) .NET
5 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
6 9 (20.93%) Migration
6 9 (20.93%) C#
6 9 (20.93%) Windows
6 9 (20.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (18.60%) Office 365
7 8 (18.60%) Finance
7 8 (18.60%) Project Management
8 7 (16.28%) SQL
8 7 (16.28%) MS Office
8 7 (16.28%) Requirements Management
8 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
8 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (16.28%) Change Control
9 6 (13.95%) QA
9 6 (13.95%) InfoPath
9 6 (13.95%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (13.95%) IIS
10 5 (11.63%) XML
10 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
10 5 (11.63%) ISA Server
10 5 (11.63%) Firewall
10 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
10 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (39.53%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (20.93%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (13.95%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (13.95%) IIS
4 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.65%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
2 6 (13.95%) InfoPath
3 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) WLAN
2 1 (2.33%) DHCP
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) VPN
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Administrator
1 11 (25.58%) SharePoint Administrator
2 10 (23.26%) Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Project Manager
4 7 (16.28%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) Mobile Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) XML
3 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.65%) WCF
4 2 (4.65%) WF
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.65%) Web Services
4 2 (4.65%) HTML
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) SOAP
5 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Migration
2 8 (18.60%) Project Management
3 7 (16.28%) Requirements Management
3 7 (16.28%) Change Control
4 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.63%) Information Assurance
5 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.65%) TDD
7 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Release Management
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.65%) Workflow
7 2 (4.65%) MVC
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) SOA
7 2 (4.65%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) C#
2 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.63%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.33%) XenApp
2 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) WSUS
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (4.65%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) Citrix
3 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.33%) CA
4 1 (2.33%) Remedy
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