The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 25 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.86% 0.97% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 7.14% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£325 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.86% -34.16%
SharePoint
Northern Ireland

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

Application Platforms Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
16 14 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 13.79% 13.59% 29.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 14
Average daily rate £315 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £300 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -2 1 £325 - 2
SharePoint
Northern Ireland

SharePoint
Top 15 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft