The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 29 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.08% 5.75% 1.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.89% 43.40% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 3
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£413 £300 £347
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -13.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £268 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £424 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £33.57 £29.17 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £18.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -13.09%
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
112 53 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.48% 13.25% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 33 18
Average daily rate £430 £301 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.94% -7.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £270 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £406 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £25.12 £29.17 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.86% +133.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.22 £18.59 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.64 £32.79 £13.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Blackpool -14 14 £375 +20.96% 1
Preston +1 5 £425 -15.84%
Lytham St Annes +3 1 £451 +50.49%
Chorley - 1 £375 -
Lancaster - 1 £300 -
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 22 (42.31%) SQL
1 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 21 (40.38%) .NET
3 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
4 16 (30.77%) Java
4 16 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 15 (28.85%) PowerShell
6 14 (26.92%) HTML
6 14 (26.92%) VB
6 14 (26.92%) Windows
7 13 (25.00%) Web Services
7 13 (25.00%) ITIL
7 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (19.23%) C#
8 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
8 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
8 10 (19.23%) CSS
8 10 (19.23%) Citrix
8 10 (19.23%) UNIX
8 10 (19.23%) Data Management
8 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
8 10 (19.23%) FQL
8 10 (19.23%) CAML
8 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (17.31%) jQuery
9 9 (17.31%) TDD
9 9 (17.31%) AppSense
9 9 (17.31%) Mac OS X

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.38%) IIS
2 7 (13.46%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (7.69%) Apache
3 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Project
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.92%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (1.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Internet
2 6 (11.54%) HTTP
3 4 (7.69%) DNS
3 4 (7.69%) SMTP
3 4 (7.69%) DHCP
4 3 (5.77%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) SMS
6 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 8 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 4 (7.69%) MySQL
6 4 (7.69%) SQLite
6 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 8 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 6 (11.54%) Subversion
4 5 (9.62%) JIRA
5 4 (7.69%) Maven
5 4 (7.69%) IntelliJ
5 4 (7.69%) NUnit
5 4 (7.69%) JUnit
5 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.69%) PHPUnit
5 4 (7.69%) Hudson
6 1 (1.92%) Selenium
6 1 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Consultant
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Lean Practitioner
6 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Tester
6 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) .NET
2 14 (26.92%) HTML
3 13 (25.00%) Web Services
4 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
4 10 (19.23%) CSS
4 10 (19.23%) CAML
5 9 (17.31%) jQuery
6 5 (9.62%) HTML5
6 5 (9.62%) XML
7 4 (7.69%) Spring
7 4 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.69%) Django
7 4 (7.69%) SOAP
7 4 (7.69%) J2EE
7 4 (7.69%) REST
8 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) Statistics
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) UNIX
3 9 (17.31%) Linux
3 9 (17.31%) Mac OS X
4 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.23%) Data Management
3 9 (17.31%) TDD
4 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (15.38%) Project Management
5 7 (13.46%) Migration
6 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.54%) Web Design
6 6 (11.54%) ERP
6 6 (11.54%) Validation
6 6 (11.54%) Test Scripting
6 6 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.62%) Server Building
7 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.62%) UML
7 5 (9.62%) CRM
7 5 (9.62%) Change Management
8 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) SQL
2 16 (30.77%) Java
3 15 (28.85%) PowerShell
4 14 (26.92%) VB
5 10 (19.23%) FQL
5 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 10 (19.23%) C#
6 9 (17.31%) VBScript
7 7 (13.46%) C
8 6 (11.54%) VBA
9 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
9 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
10 4 (7.69%) C++
10 4 (7.69%) PHP
10 4 (7.69%) Python
10 4 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 16 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.46%) Degree
4 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (7.69%) MCITP
5 4 (7.69%) MCSA
5 4 (7.69%) CCNP
5 4 (7.69%) CCNA
5 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.69%) VCP4
5 4 (7.69%) VCP5
6 2 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (1.92%) APMP
7 1 (1.92%) ISEB
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) XenApp
2 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.62%) XenServer
4 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.69%) BitLocker
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) Citrix
3 9 (17.31%) AppSense
4 7 (13.46%) VMware
5 6 (11.54%) Oracle
6 5 (9.62%) Symantec
7 4 (7.69%) Altiris
8 3 (5.77%) 3PAR
8 3 (5.77%) HP
9 2 (3.85%) SAP
9 2 (3.85%) Cognos
10 1 (1.92%) IBM
10 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (1.92%) NetApp
10 1 (1.92%) Talend
10 1 (1.92%) Nintex
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