The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Taunton region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 34 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.40% 12.07% 22.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% 43.75% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £318 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £358 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -19.00%
Application Platforms Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 14.37% 27.59% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 7
Average daily rate £325 £330 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £357 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
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SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
2 20 (68.97%) Security Cleared
3 19 (65.52%) SC Cleared
4 16 (55.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (51.72%) Migration
6 14 (48.28%) IIS
6 14 (48.28%) SharePoint Server
6 14 (48.28%) PowerShell
6 14 (48.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
7 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (37.93%) ISA Server
8 11 (37.93%) Firewall
8 11 (37.93%) Barracuda Networks
9 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
10 4 (13.79%) Publishing
11 3 (10.34%) MS Office
11 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (6.90%) .NET
12 2 (6.90%) SAP
12 2 (6.90%) Windows
12 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
12 2 (6.90%) Information Management
12 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (6.90%) Office 365
13 1 (3.45%) C#
13 1 (3.45%) Java
13 1 (3.45%) ABAP

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 16 (55.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (48.28%) SharePoint 2010
2 14 (48.28%) IIS
2 14 (48.28%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (13.79%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Administrator
1 23 (79.31%) SharePoint Administrator
2 2 (6.90%) Developer
2 2 (6.90%) Analyst
3 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
3 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) Designer
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Designer
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Business Analyst
3 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
3 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
3 1 (3.45%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Migration
2 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.90%) Information Management
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Data Privacy
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Data Mapping
5 1 (3.45%) Market Research
5 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) Security Cleared
2 19 (65.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
2 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) WSUS
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy
4 1 (3.45%) VMware