Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 177 202
Rank change year-on-year -38 +25 +11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 8 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.43% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.86% 2.75% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 5
South West median daily rate £200 £377 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.88% +7.57% -4.76%
10th Percentile £195 £271 £213
90th Percentile £285 £403 £423
England median daily rate £320 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -14.67% -6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
South West median hourly rate - £50.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +44.93% -
England median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year - -62.50% +137.04%

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 926 872 1,063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.69% 15.47% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 535 736
South West median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -5.41%
10th Percentile £250 £222 £213
90th Percentile £563 £538 £513
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 31
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £39.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +21.54% -15.88%
10th Percentile £15.25 £15.35 £17.75
90th Percentile £47.03 £54.65 £44.75
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +5.26%

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 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 15 November 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 -44 3 £280 -25.76% 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £195 - 1
Bristol -5 2 £200 -
SharePoint Server
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server 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 South West region with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) Internet
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) IIS
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Demand Management
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (37.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (37.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 3 (37.50%) Military
5 3 (37.50%) Veritas
5 3 (37.50%) ISA Server
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis

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 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) IIS
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Support
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Insight Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) Demand Management
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) NsoIT
3 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) ISA Server
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) Netcool
2 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) Unicenter
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Veritas
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) Meridio
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Google