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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 38 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.86% 2.44% 7.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 25.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Median daily rate £235 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.42% +10.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £306 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £523 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-7.86% +7.22%
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
36 20 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 16.74% 9.76% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 14
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £34.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% -2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +24.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Chester region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 July 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 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) SCCM
3 4 (40.00%) SCOM
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (30.00%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (30.00%) IaaS
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (30.00%) SaaS
4 3 (30.00%) PaaS
4 3 (30.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (30.00%) Skype
4 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Governance
5 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2

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 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) IaaS
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
2 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (30.00%) Skype
1 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Local Government
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Assistant
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Project Support Assistant
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Support Assistant
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Governance
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) VMware