The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 18 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 7.28% - 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.56% - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £254 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +33.33%
SharePoint
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Application Platforms Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
36 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 23.84% 10.61% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 14
Median daily rate £355 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the Belfast region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
3 7 (41.18%) MS Project
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) MS Visio
4 6 (35.29%) AIX
4 6 (35.29%) Solaris
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) C#
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (35.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
5 5 (29.41%) Middleware
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (17.65%) Banking
8 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
8 2 (11.76%) MVC
8 2 (11.76%) Migration
8 2 (11.76%) .NET
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) Sage
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 6 (35.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 7 (41.18%) MS Project
3 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (35.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) NUnit
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Automation Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) CRM Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Middleware
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) AIX
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
1 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
2 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) SDLC
3 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Sage
2 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow