The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 25 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 9 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 6.62% 12.14% 20.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.50% 78.13% 84.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 8
Average daily rate
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£356 £388 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £327 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £400 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Application Platforms Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
40 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 29.41% 15.53% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 8
Average daily rate £510 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £400 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) SAP
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Office 365
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) ISO 9000
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) K2 blackpearl
1 1 (11.11%) NServiceBus
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
1 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (22.22%) SAP CO
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9000
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) SAP
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) VMware