Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 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 > Somerset
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 35 27
Rank change year-on-year -10 -8 -8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 6 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.55% 3.33% 6.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 22.06% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Somerset median daily rate £300 £325 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -12.75% +2.76%
10th Percentile £154 £255 £251
90th Percentile £390 £450 £575
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 17
Somerset median hourly rate - £17.05 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.90% +105.13%
South West median hourly rate £92.50 £23.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year +289.47% -50.00% +21.79%

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 42 68 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 10.82% 15.08% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 46 52
Somerset median daily rate £473 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +12.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £167 £213 £225
90th Percentile £738 £562 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £403 £380
% change year-on-year +5.59% +5.92% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 19
Somerset median hourly rate £10.25 £17.05 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.88% -65.90% +203.03%
10th Percentile £10.00 £12.67 £42.50
90th Percentile £27.73 £21.64 £52.75
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +37.25% -43.33% +38.46%

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 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
Bath -8 5 £300 -7.69% 1
SharePoint
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Power Platform
4 1 (16.67%) PowerApps
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Flow
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (16.67%) Aruba
4 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013

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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Flow
2 1 (16.67%) Power Platform
2 1 (16.67%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Aruba
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) VMware