The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 24 April 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 20 28
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.60% 6.65% 3.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.39% 32.86% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 5
Median daily rate £218 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £352 £350
% change year-on-year +2.62% +0.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +85.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £25.70
% change year-on-year +83.33% -41.63%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 59 70 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 17.61% 20.23% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 52 40
Median daily rate £413 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £244 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £26.25 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +44.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Swindon

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) PowerPivot
4 2 (20.00%) Office 365
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (10.00%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) PerformancePoint
2 3 (30.00%) PowerPivot
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Assistant
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Support Assistant
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Assistant
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SANS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (10.00%) Gemalto
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) SAP