The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
South West / Somerset
Rank 27 21 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 9 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.33% 6.46% 4.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 29.03% 32.69% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 8
Median daily rate £469 £300 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -23.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £167 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £398 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +0.48% +3.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £26.83 £26.27
% change year-on-year +1.56% +2.12%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31 52 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 14.90% 19.77% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 51
Median daily rate £350 £350 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +203.03% +65.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Somerset

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Somerset over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Somerset

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Somerset

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Yeovil - 5 - -
Bath -4 4 £469 +44.23% 4
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Extranet
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 6 (28.57%) DMZ
4 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) IaaS
5 5 (23.81%) Workflow
5 5 (23.81%) IIS
5 5 (23.81%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) PKI
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) Internet
6 4 (19.05%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (14.29%) PowerPivot
7 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
7 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
7 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (9.52%) Ruby
8 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (9.52%) Programme Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (23.81%) IIS
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Moodle
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (9.52%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Extranet
2 6 (28.57%) DMZ
3 4 (19.05%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
2 3 (14.29%) PowerPivot
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) SharePoint Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Project Planner
3 2 (9.52%) Strategy Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Web Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (23.81%) Workflow
2 4 (19.05%) Protective Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Change Control
4 2 (9.52%) Coaching
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Earned Value Management
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Process Management
5 1 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) Ruby
2 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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