The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 22 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.27% 3.88% 5.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.39% 35.71% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£250 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.84
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +11.46%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Application Platforms Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.07% 10.85% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 12
Average daily rate £400 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £750 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) Umbraco
4 9 (42.86%) QA
4 9 (42.86%) HTML5
5 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 6 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Internet
8 4 (19.05%) Java
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) Content Management
8 4 (19.05%) WCF
9 3 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (14.29%) Office 365
9 3 (14.29%) MVC
9 3 (14.29%) VBScript
9 3 (14.29%) Web Services
10 2 (9.52%) Windows
10 2 (9.52%) Finance
10 2 (9.52%) Windows 7

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 9 (42.86%) Umbraco
2 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) SMS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 5 (23.81%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior SharePoint Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Manager
6 1 (4.76%) PMO Lead
6 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) HTML5
3 7 (33.33%) jQuery
4 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) WCF
6 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.76%) CESG
2 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) Content Management
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Governance
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) VBScript
6 1 (4.76%) VBA
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) EMC
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) CA
3 1 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau