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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank - 10 15
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 13.73% 5.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 41.18% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
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- £336 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -5.12%
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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
6 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 5.66% 33.33% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 0
Average daily rate £258 £372 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.51% -9.34%

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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Information Assurance
3 5 (45.45%) Change Control
3 5 (45.45%) Requirements Management
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) InfoPath
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Office 365
6 2 (18.18%) MOS
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (9.09%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (9.09%) XenApp
7 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (9.09%) Citrix
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (9.09%) WSUS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Information Assurance
2 5 (45.45%) Change Control
2 5 (45.45%) Requirements Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) MOS
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) VMware