Period
to 10 December 2018

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 6 months to 10 December 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 49 51
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 16 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.09% 2.34% 3.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.84% 13.89% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 11
Gloucestershire median daily rate £238 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.71% +40.91% -21.43%
10th Percentile £195 £255 £210
90th Percentile £568 £495 £375
South West median daily rate £400 £357 £350
% change year-on-year +12.04% +2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £19.65 - £26.00
10th Percentile £16.74 - £19.80
90th Percentile £23.00 - £33.00
South West median hourly rate £19.65 £24.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -18.15% -27.27% -13.73%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 95 108 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.40% 16.85% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 107
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% -
10th Percentile £208 £230 £235
90th Percentile £563 £515 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £380 £365
% change year-on-year +11.84% +4.11% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £19.65 £54.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.95% +118.00% +69.78%
10th Percentile £16.74 £15.70 £19.80
90th Percentile £23.00 £58.75 £32.60
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £27.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +46.30% -18.18% -15.92%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 10 December 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
Gloucester -1 10 £381 -1.61% 7
Cheltenham -7 1 - -
Cirencester - 1 - -
SharePoint
South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
7 4 (25.00%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (18.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 3 (18.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 3 (18.75%) IIS
8 3 (18.75%) Apache
8 3 (18.75%) CRM
8 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
8 3 (18.75%) DHCP
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
8 3 (18.75%) Veritas

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 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) IIS
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) MS Access
General
1 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Support Technician
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Implementation Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Reference Data
1 2 (12.50%) Taxonomies
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Information Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Metadata Management
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Reference Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (12.50%) Netcool
2 2 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) Unicenter
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Veritas
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Meridio
5 1 (6.25%) McAfee