The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 23 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
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 12 14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton - 2.44% 9.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 14.29% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Median daily rate - £240 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -31.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year - +3.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.95% +2.50%  

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 Taunton with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Taunton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 13 7 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 24.07% 17.07% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 17
Median daily rate £423 £300 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.83% -19.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £261 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £750 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton 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 Taunton

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Taunton