Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 21 22
Rank change year-on-year -21 +1 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 13 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.50% 6.96% 6.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.48% 36.67% 39.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 20
Somerset median daily rate £385 £285 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.09% -27.85% +7.12%
10th Percentile £304 £80 £272
90th Percentile £435 £388 £464
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 7
Somerset median hourly rate - £47.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +31.94% -
South West median hourly rate £18.50 £47.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -61.05% +37.68% +115.63%

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 84 90 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 16.15% 18.99% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 52 47
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.76%
10th Percentile £220 £176 £235
90th Percentile £538 £530 £480
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 10
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £47.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.95% +43.94% -21.43%
10th Percentile £39.07 £26.80 £28.00
90th Percentile £46.78 £50.75 £39.13
South West median hourly rate £40.27 £39.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +1.30% +22.31% -6.53%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -10 8 £400 +39.13% 6
Taunton -7 3 £340 +325.00% 1
Street -6 1 - -
SharePoint
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) InfoPath
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (30.77%) VBA
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Secure Coding
5 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (15.38%) Google Play
5 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) Xamarin
5 2 (15.38%) Android Development
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) OWASP
5 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) LINQ

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:

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) InfoPath
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Google Play
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Applications Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Testing Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Android Developer
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Xamarin Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Trainer
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) LINQ
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) WCF
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
1 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Android Development
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) OWASP
2 2 (15.38%) Secure Coding
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) VBA
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Xamarin
3 1 (7.69%) SAP