The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 36 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 10 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.33% 2.41% 2.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.36% 13.89% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 5
Median daily rate £355 £344 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £196 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £376 £296
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +33.33%
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 Lancashire region.

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
88 72 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.33% 17.35% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 52 49
Median daily rate £375 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £557 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £11.85 £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.39% -49.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.72 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.97 £14.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Blackpool -9 6 £360 -
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) VB
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) Office 365
8 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
9 2 (12.50%) Veeam
9 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) jQuery
9 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) Web Development
9 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
9 2 (12.50%) MVC

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) DECT
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) LINQ
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Web Development
2 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (6.25%) Software Licensing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
5 4 (25.00%) VB
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Veeam
3 1 (6.25%) CODA
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) Concur
3 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
3 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
3 1 (6.25%) Lotus
3 1 (6.25%) Maconomy
3 1 (6.25%) Nintex
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.25%) Sophos
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) VMware