Period
to 16 February 2019

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 February 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 Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
England > South West
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 223 173 169
Rank change year-on-year -50 -4 +37
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 9 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.38% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.05% 2.41% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 29
South West median daily rate £370 £370 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +34.55% -29.49%
10th Percentile £226 £296 £195
90th Percentile £484 £403 £400
England median daily rate £375 £360 £300
% change year-on-year +4.17% +20.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South West median hourly rate - - £38.00
England median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year - -61.29% +106.67%

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 858 829 937
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.49% 15.90% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 519 653
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.90%
10th Percentile £273 £233 £203
90th Percentile £588 £563 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 28 26
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £24.50 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.51% -19.01% -22.93%
10th Percentile £16.20 £12.67 £14.88
90th Percentile £52.00 £48.60 £42.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.56%

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 February 2019.

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 February 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
Bristol -19 4 £450 - 2
Wiltshire -52 4 £290 -21.62%
Dorset - 1 - -
SharePoint Server
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) SCOM
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
6 1 (11.11%) Netcool

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 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Project Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) A/B Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) Tag Management
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
2 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) Netcool
2 1 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas