The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 29 June 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.

Microsoft SharePoint
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 37 47
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 5 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.53% 3.10% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.26% 16.67% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £413 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £313 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £430 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.95% -8.88%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 54 90 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 16.51% 18.60% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 147 56
Median daily rate £325 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £248 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £610 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.24% +48.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Gloucestershire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Gloucestershire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Gloucestershire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -5 2 £350 -6.66%
Cirencester - 1 £413 -
SharePoint
South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
3 9 (47.37%) DV Cleared
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
6 6 (31.58%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (31.58%) Change Control
6 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
7 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (26.32%) Demand Management
7 5 (26.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (21.05%) Apache
8 4 (21.05%) Citrix
8 4 (21.05%) DHCP
8 4 (21.05%) DNS
9 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
9 3 (15.79%) HTML
9 3 (15.79%) .NET
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
9 3 (15.79%) CSS
9 3 (15.79%) Veritas
9 3 (15.79%) Advertising
9 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 6 (31.58%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (21.05%) Apache
4 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (10.53%) IIS
5 2 (10.53%) Live Communications Server
5 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DHCP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
3 1 (5.26%) Redis
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.26%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
1 4 (21.05%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
2 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) LINQ
2 2 (10.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) Kendo UI
3 1 (5.26%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (5.26%) SignalR
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Solaris
5 2 (10.53%) Unix
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Android
6 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Change Control
2 5 (26.32%) Demand Management
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Password Management
4 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) System Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) DV Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) ISA Server
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) Netcool
2 2 (10.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (10.53%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) Unicenter
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Veritas
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Meridio
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Kofax
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago