Period
to 16 December 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 16 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 > Somerset
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 20 27
Rank change year-on-year -24 +7 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 15 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.04% 6.44% 4.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.52% 37.21% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 10
Somerset median daily rate £340 £169 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +101.48% -57.81% +1.59%
10th Percentile £170 £80 £272
90th Percentile £431 £410 £490
South West median daily rate £400 £367 £350
% change year-on-year +8.99% +4.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Somerset median hourly rate - £23.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.72% -5.88%
South West median hourly rate £17.82 £24.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -25.74% -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 Somerset with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 81 86 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 16.43% 17.30% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 47 40
Somerset median daily rate £393 £388 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +4.38% -1.00%
10th Percentile £187 £151 £259
90th Percentile £538 £480 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £385 £369
% change year-on-year +10.39% +4.41% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 17
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £22.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.89% -37.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £39.07 £12.19 £28.00
90th Percentile £46.78 £36.63 £42.70
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% -27.27% -18.01%

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 16 December 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 16 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
Bath -8 12 £353 -6.00% 2
Taunton -12 2 £340 +325.00%
SharePoint
South West

For the 6 months to 16 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) InfoPath
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) VBA
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Office 365
4 4 (26.67%) Strategic Thinking
4 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (13.33%) Apple
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
6 2 (13.33%) SMS
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Google

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 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (40.00%) InfoPath
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Google Play
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Testing Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Android Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) Project Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Project Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) PMO Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) HTML5
1 2 (13.33%) LINQ
1 2 (13.33%) REST
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
1 2 (13.33%) WCF
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (26.67%) Strategic Thinking
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Android Development
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) OWASP
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Secure Coding
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) VBA
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Apple
2 2 (13.33%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (6.67%) SAP