The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 22 42
Rank change year-on-year +5 +20  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.47% 4.46% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% 30.30% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £20.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year +28.04% -7.86%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 33 33 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 16.42% 14.73% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 70
Median daily rate £360 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £429 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -49.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Southampton

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Southampton

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Southampton over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Southampton

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 11 (47.83%) Office 365
2 8 (34.78%) EDRMS
2 8 (34.78%) Change Management
3 7 (30.43%) Migration
3 7 (30.43%) Content Management
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Information Architecture
4 6 (26.09%) Records Management
4 6 (26.09%) Business Change Management
4 6 (26.09%) Intranet
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Commerce Server
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (13.04%) Change Control
6 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (13.04%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (13.04%) PMO
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Extranet
6 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
6 3 (13.04%) Publishing
6 3 (13.04%) Information Management
7 2 (8.70%) Document Management

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (17.39%) Commerce Server
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.35%) SAP cProjects
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Intranet
2 3 (13.04%) Extranet
3 1 (4.35%) BGP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) MPLS
3 1 (4.35%) Multicast
3 1 (4.35%) OSPF
3 1 (4.35%) Skype
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) EDRMS
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Publishing
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Resource Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Business Change Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Change Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Project Officer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Support Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Support Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Change Management
2 7 (30.43%) Content Management
2 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
3 6 (26.09%) Business Change Management
3 6 (26.09%) Information Architecture
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) Records Management
4 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 3 (13.04%) Information Management
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Document Management
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCDP
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) CCSA
2 1 (4.35%) CCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PMO
2 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) BMC
2 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy
2 1 (4.35%) SAP