The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 41 56 28
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -28
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 34 23 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.24% 1.99% 5.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 27.64% 20.35% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 20
Median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £277 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £398 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £17.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +18.05%
SharePoint
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
123 113 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.34% 9.76% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 66 71
Median daily rate £400 £415 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 18
Median hourly rate £14.86 £15.92 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.65% -11.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.21 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £25.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 10 £375 -
Warrington +8 4 £288 -23.33% 3
Macclesfield +1 3 £300 +9.09%
Runcorn - 3 £375 -
Knutsford +10 2 £380 -1.93%
Chester +1 2 £294 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 31 (51.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (30.00%) Finance
4 16 (26.67%) CRM
4 16 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (25.00%) Windows
6 14 (23.33%) PowerShell
7 13 (21.67%) Office 365
7 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
8 11 (18.33%) MS Office
8 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
8 11 (18.33%) Records Management
9 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 10 (16.67%) C#
9 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 10 (16.67%) Migration
10 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
11 8 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (13.33%) SCCM
11 8 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
11 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.33%) .NET
11 8 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
12 7 (11.67%) Java
12 7 (11.67%) Workflow
12 7 (11.67%) System Testing
12 7 (11.67%) ServiceNow
12 7 (11.67%) BPSS Clearance

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.00%) IIS
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) JBoss
4 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.67%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.67%) GeoServer
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
1 11 (18.33%) MS Office
2 8 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 3 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.67%) Office 365
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.33%) IaaS
3 2 (3.33%) PaaS
3 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Internet
1 5 (8.33%) Skype
2 2 (3.33%) DNS
2 2 (3.33%) Intranet
2 2 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (3.33%) SAN
2 2 (3.33%) SSL
2 2 (3.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.00%) EDRMS
6 2 (3.33%) MySQL
7 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.67%) MS Access
7 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (6.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (6.67%) Law
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Publishing
6 1 (1.67%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (16.67%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Architect
3 7 (11.67%) CRM Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Test Leader
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 5 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 4 (6.67%) Administrator
5 4 (6.67%) Designer
5 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) SharePoint Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Digital Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Digital Technical Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Project Assistant
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) .NET
2 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.33%) CAML
4 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.33%) JSP
4 2 (3.33%) LAMP
4 2 (3.33%) WAMP
5 1 (1.67%) CSS
5 1 (1.67%) HTML
5 1 (1.67%) PostGIS
5 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 4 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 4 (6.67%) PKI
3 4 (6.67%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.33%) CMDB
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) IBM XIV
4 2 (3.33%) Life Science
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) PMI
4 2 (3.33%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (8.33%) Linux
3 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) AIX
5 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) CRM
3 11 (18.33%) Records Management
4 10 (16.67%) Migration
5 8 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (11.67%) System Testing
6 7 (11.67%) Workflow
7 6 (10.00%) Business Development
7 6 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.33%) Data Management
8 5 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 5 (8.33%) ITIL
8 5 (8.33%) Open Source
8 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (6.67%) OWASP
9 4 (6.67%) Project Management
9 4 (6.67%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) PowerShell
2 10 (16.67%) C#
3 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) Java
5 5 (8.33%) FQL
5 5 (8.33%) SQL
5 5 (8.33%) VB
6 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) C
7 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) MCITP
4 2 (3.33%) MCTS
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.33%) RHCE
5 1 (1.67%) CCNA
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.67%) PMP
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) FATCA
3 1 (1.67%) P3O
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) Firmware
3 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.33%) UAG
4 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) SCCM
2 6 (10.00%) Puppet
3 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.67%) SCOM
3 4 (6.67%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (3.33%) TADDM
4 2 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (51.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) ServiceNow
3 6 (10.00%) Citrix
4 4 (6.67%) Brocade
4 4 (6.67%) IBM
4 4 (6.67%) VMware
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle
6 2 (3.33%) Dell
6 2 (3.33%) Fujitsu
6 2 (3.33%) HP
6 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.33%) Remedy
6 2 (3.33%) Veritas
7 1 (1.67%) CA
7 1 (1.67%) ESRI
Warrington, Cheshire
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