The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 12 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 12.90% 11.26% 5.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 100.00% 34.00% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 4
Median daily rate £273 £335 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.65% -3.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £295 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £415 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £360 £360
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +25.00%

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

Application Platforms Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4 50 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 12.90% 33.11% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 44 9
Median daily rate £273 £410 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.53% +17.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £322 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £423 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Erskine region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (97.44%) Active Directory
3 37 (94.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (94.87%) MCSE
4 36 (92.31%) Microsoft
5 34 (87.18%) Office 365
5 34 (87.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (58.97%) Windows Server
8 21 (53.85%) Migration
8 21 (53.85%) MS Exchange
8 21 (53.85%) PowerShell
8 21 (53.85%) Skype for Business
8 21 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 20 (51.28%) Load Balancing
10 19 (48.72%) Security Cleared
10 19 (48.72%) Skype
11 18 (46.15%) Windows 7
11 18 (46.15%) Windows XP
12 17 (43.59%) MCSA
12 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
13 16 (41.03%) OpenStack
13 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
14 15 (38.46%) Degree
14 15 (38.46%) Computer Science
14 15 (38.46%) HP
15 13 (33.33%) Citrix
15 13 (33.33%) AIX

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 21 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 21 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
1 21 (53.85%) MS Exchange
1 21 (53.85%) Skype for Business
2 16 (41.03%) OpenStack
3 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (20.51%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
2 12 (30.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (87.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Messaging Specialist
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Lync Specialist
2 10 (25.64%) Test Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Office 365 Specialist
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.56%) Hardware Tester
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 13 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (87.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (58.97%) Windows Server
5 18 (46.15%) Windows 7
5 18 (46.15%) Windows XP
6 13 (33.33%) AIX
7 12 (30.77%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Migration
2 20 (51.28%) Load Balancing
3 12 (30.77%) Change Management
3 12 (30.77%) Server Virtualisation
3 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
5 10 (25.64%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (94.87%) MCSE
1 37 (94.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (48.72%) Security Cleared
3 17 (43.59%) MCSA
4 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
5 15 (38.46%) Degree
6 13 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 13 (33.33%) MCITP
6 13 (33.33%) MCTS
7 5 (12.82%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 38 (97.44%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 13 (33.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) HP
3 13 (33.33%) Citrix
3 13 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 13 (33.33%) Veritas
4 10 (25.64%) IronPort