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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 17 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.53% 5.12% 5.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.48% 26.74% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 5
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£328 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £305 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £390 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £19.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.58% -6.09%
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
92 86 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 24.53% 19.15% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 68 10
Average daily rate £373 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £413 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.19 £36.00 £21.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.93% +68.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £36.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £36.00 £25.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +6 9 £328 -12.66% 4
Weston-super-Mare - 1 - -
Bath - 1 - - 2
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
3 8 (25.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (22.58%) Windows
4 7 (22.58%) HTML
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
4 7 (22.58%) SAP
5 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
5 6 (19.35%) GIS
5 6 (19.35%) Content Management
5 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
5 6 (19.35%) Office 365
6 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (16.13%) XML
6 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) MS Office
7 4 (12.90%) .NET
7 4 (12.90%) C#
7 4 (12.90%) CRM
7 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
7 4 (12.90%) SLA
7 4 (12.90%) Citrix
7 4 (12.90%) Wiki
7 4 (12.90%) Degree
7 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
7 4 (12.90%) InfoPath
7 4 (12.90%) Finance
8 3 (9.68%) VMware
8 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 8 (25.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) Lync
3 2 (6.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) NServiceBus
4 1 (3.23%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.90%) InfoPath
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.45%) SAP FI
2 2 (6.45%) SAP BPC
2 2 (6.45%) SAP CO
2 2 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.23%) MS Access
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Author
2 5 (16.13%) Technical Author
3 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Trainer
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.45%) IT Trainer
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 5 (16.13%) XML
3 4 (12.90%) .NET
4 2 (6.45%) Middleware
4 2 (6.45%) jQuery
4 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.23%) Ajax
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) SOAP
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) GIS
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.90%) Wiki
4 2 (6.45%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.23%) E-Learning
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
1 6 (19.35%) Content Management
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) CRM
4 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) ERP
4 3 (9.68%) Database Security
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) Coaching
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.45%) UML
5 2 (6.45%) SOA
5 2 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) ISEB
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 3 (9.68%) QA
3 2 (6.45%) ISO 9000
3 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.23%) ISO 14001
4 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) SAP
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.23%) NetApp
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.23%) Becrypt
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