Period
to 26 March 2019

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 26 March 2019 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
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 48 45
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +22
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 15 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.95% 1.85% 3.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.48% 11.58% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 15
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £438 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +59.09% -31.25%
10th Percentile £261 £224 £164
90th Percentile £548 £500 £386
South West median daily rate £395 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +16.18% -2.86% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £19.65 - -
South West median hourly rate £19.65 £23.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -16.40% -47.78% +17.65%

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 77 95 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 10.03% 15.97% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 48 91
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -
10th Percentile £200 £250 £219
90th Percentile £551 £566 £563
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £19.65 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.89% +60.00% +58.73%
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £23.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +65.96% -41.25% +42.86%

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 26 March 2019.

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 26 March 2019. 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 +7 7 £475 +11.76%
Cheltenham -12 5 £400 +8.11%
Cirencester - 1 £350 -
SharePoint
South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2019, 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 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Office 365
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) API Design
8 2 (13.33%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (13.33%) Document Management
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
8 2 (13.33%) Use Case
8 2 (13.33%) jQuery
8 2 (13.33%) SCCM
8 2 (13.33%) SCOM

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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) iPaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) API Design
1 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) Document Management
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Use Case
3 1 (6.67%) Boundary Protection
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (6.67%) Microservices
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (6.67%) BitLocker
4 1 (6.67%) DFS Replication
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
1 2 (13.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
2 1 (6.67%) SCSM
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee
3 1 (6.67%) Veeam