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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 35 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 9 38 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.88% 16.31% 15.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.52% 45.78% 56.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 28 20
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£263 £378 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.46% +21.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £319 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £408 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £31.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
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
58 83 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.53% 35.62% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 48 36
Average daily rate £313 £388 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £488 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Average hourly rate £36.40 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -23 2 £344 -7.96% 5
Bath +2 1 £213 -39.28% 1
Street - - - -
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) Finance
4 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 7 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (25.00%) Change Control
4 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (21.43%) InfoPath
5 6 (21.43%) C#
5 6 (21.43%) .NET
6 5 (17.86%) SQL
6 5 (17.86%) MS Office
6 5 (17.86%) QA
6 5 (17.86%) Information Assurance
7 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (14.29%) Office 365
7 4 (14.29%) VMware
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
8 3 (10.71%) Citrix
8 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
8 3 (10.71%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) MOS
8 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 7 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) InfoPath
2 5 (17.86%) MS Office
3 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (3.57%) MS Project
5 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MS Access
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Server Support
7 1 (3.57%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) WCF
2 2 (7.14%) WF
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) Middleware
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Project Management
1 7 (25.00%) Requirements Management
1 7 (25.00%) Change Control
2 5 (17.86%) Information Assurance
3 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
3 3 (10.71%) Migration
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 2 (7.14%) Release Management
4 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Workflow
4 2 (7.14%) ERP
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) OOP
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) XenApp
3 2 (7.14%) XenServer
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) Symantec
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp
5 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
Taunton, Somerset
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Somerset
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 7 days ago