Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for SharePoint Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Server over the 6 months to 16 January 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 Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
England > South West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 183 195
Rank change year-on-year +12 +12 +4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 20 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.38% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.40% 1.97% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 10
South West median daily rate £380 £250 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.00% -35.90% +6.85%
10th Percentile £319 £201 £322
90th Percentile £403 £399 £426
England median daily rate £375 £325 £388
% change year-on-year +15.38% -16.13% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
South West median hourly rate - £34.50 -
England median hourly rate £12.00 £31.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -61.29% +129.63% -

SharePoint Server 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 the South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 834 915 1,101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.84% 17.20% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 641 759
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £233 £200 £200
90th Percentile £556 £525 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 33
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.27% -20.00% +105.63%
10th Percentile £13.13 £12.00 £11.88
90th Percentile £48.00 £42.60 £46.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing SharePoint Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in the South West

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in the South West

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Server in the South West over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint Server in the South West

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Server in the South West

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Wiltshire +13 18 £378 +51.00%
Gloucestershire +17 1 £500 +29.03% 2
Bristol -16 1 - -
SharePoint Server
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server 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 South West region with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 18 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 14 (70.00%) Project Management
4 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (55.00%) Office 365
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (50.00%) Project Planning
7 9 (45.00%) Finance
8 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
9 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
10 6 (30.00%) Windows
10 6 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (25.00%) Solaris
11 5 (25.00%) JTS
11 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
12 3 (15.00%) GIS
12 3 (15.00%) Unix
12 3 (15.00%) SQL
12 3 (15.00%) Oracle
12 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
12 3 (15.00%) Geospatial Data
13 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
13 2 (10.00%) Change Control
13 2 (10.00%) Information Management
13 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
13 2 (10.00%) Electronics
13 2 (10.00%) Microsoft

SharePoint Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (80.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Geospatial Data
1 3 (15.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Officer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Support Officer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Controller
5 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Solaris
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 10 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Information Management
6 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.00%) Document Management
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.00%) ITSM
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) SAP