Period
to 18 July 2018

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 6 months to 18 July 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 > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 24 19
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 +15
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 12 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.66% 7.50% 8.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.69% 37.50% 49.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 33
Somerset median daily rate £333 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.99% +2.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £198 £260 £238
90th Percentile £515 £575 £443
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 2
Somerset median hourly rate £17.05 £50.00 £24.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.90% +105.13% -
10th Percentile £12.67 £44.75 £12.43
90th Percentile £21.64 £52.50 £35.93
South West median hourly rate £22.50 £47.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year -52.63% +20.25% +146.88%

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 Somerset with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 58 88 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.86% 20.00% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 49 57
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £197 £253 £187
90th Percentile £552 £575 £453
South West median daily rate £400 £386 £363
% change year-on-year +3.56% +6.55% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 19 3
Somerset median hourly rate £17.05 £50.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.90% +203.03% -55.41%
10th Percentile £12.67 £42.50 £10.55
90th Percentile £21.64 £52.75 £34.65
South West median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -50.00% +38.46% +59.12%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Somerset

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 July 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
Bath -4 8 £333 -10.74% 4
Taunton +3 2 - -
Street -5 1 - -
SharePoint
South West

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) SMS
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) OneDrive
4 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) InfoPath
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (16.67%) Sophos
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) SLA
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Hummingbird
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Mitel
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis

SharePoint
Co-occurring 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 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) InfoPath
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SMS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (8.33%) Skype
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Project Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Web Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CMDB
1 1 (8.33%) Renewable Energy
1 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (8.33%) Software Distribution
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Hummingbird
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee
3 1 (8.33%) Mitel