The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 32 27 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.60% 2.78% 8.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.56% 44.44% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £397 £279 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.11% -31.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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 £28.00 £21.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+31.76% +16.43%
SharePoint
Cheshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
18 9 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 10.84% 6.25% 34.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 15
Median daily rate £400 £279 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.36% -30.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £220 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £424 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 9
Median hourly rate - £19.67 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Chester

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Chester region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Identity Management
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) SCOM
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
3 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (42.86%) IaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (42.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (42.86%) Skype
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 3 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) MS Project
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (42.86%) Skype
1 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Project Assistant
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Support Assistant
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Identity Management
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix