The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 13 15 29
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.92% 3.85% 1.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% 20.00% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £140 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +2.06% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +4.18% +0.83%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 6 15 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 11.54% 19.23% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 6
Median daily rate £300 £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -15.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £252 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £630 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Cheltenham

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in Cheltenham.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Cheltenham

SharePoint
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft