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 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 13 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.29% 15.57% 22.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.31% 53.52% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 27 28
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£325 £384 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.30% +23.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £319 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £31.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +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
61 71 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 20.13% 29.10% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 40
Average daily rate £325 £395 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% +27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £400 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £36.40 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

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 February 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 27 February 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
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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 -20 7 £356 -5.00% 1
Bath - 1 £213 - 1
Clevedon - - - - 1
Street - - - -
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) SAP
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Office 365
4 5 (22.73%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) .NET
4 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 4 (18.18%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) QA
6 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix
6 3 (13.64%) ERP
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 2 (9.09%) CSS
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
7 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) IBM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.09%) InfoPath
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (9.09%) SAP CO
1 2 (9.09%) SAP BPC
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Server Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) WF
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) ERP
2 3 (13.64%) Change Management
2 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Release Management
3 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) Workflow
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.55%) Content Management
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) MOS
3 1 (4.55%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9000
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) XenServer
4 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) Symantec
6 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
6 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
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