Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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.

Microsoft SharePoint
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 20 28
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 +3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.65% 6.82% 3.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.37% 31.58% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 11
Dorset median daily rate £365 £350 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +86.67% -48.28%
10th Percentile £302 £313 £160
90th Percentile £442 £393 £500
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Dorset median hourly rate - - £27.50
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -27.27% -13.73% +70.00%

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

All Application Platform Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 54 76 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 17.94% 21.59% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 53 24
Dorset median daily rate £425 £325 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -5.11% +5.38%
10th Percentile £271 £117 £160
90th Percentile £650 £435 £543
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Dorset median hourly rate £26.00 £12.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.67% -56.36% +12.24%
10th Percentile £25.50 £12.00 £10.88
90th Percentile £27.55 £12.00 £44.75
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £41.88
% change year-on-year -27.27% -21.19% +103.97%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Dorset

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Dorset

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Dorset

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth - 5 £305 -
Bournemouth -1 4 £438 +29.63% 7
Poole -4 2 - - 4
SharePoint
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) PBX
3 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
3 5 (45.45%) Office 365
3 5 (45.45%) Skype
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (36.36%) REST
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) XSLT
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Nintex
6 2 (18.18%) Power BI
6 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) Law

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) PBX
1 5 (45.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) Power BI
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (18.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Lync Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Lync Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) REST
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Nintex