The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 83 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 8 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 1.03% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.67% 5.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £405 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.50 -
SharePoint 2013
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
218 224 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.98% 19.15% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 99 135
Average daily rate £350 £350 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 37 24
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £35.00 £25.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

SharePoint 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Manchester region.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SharePoint 2013
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Manchester region.

SharePoint 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SharePoint 2013
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Stockport - - - -
SharePoint 2013
North West

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013.

1 21 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 15 (71.43%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) .NET
4 12 (57.14%) HTML
4 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 12 (57.14%) CSS
5 11 (52.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (47.62%) jQuery
7 7 (33.33%) Web Development
8 6 (28.57%) Time Management
8 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
10 4 (19.05%) Office 365
11 3 (14.29%) Migration
11 3 (14.29%) MVC
12 2 (9.52%) Retail
12 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
12 2 (9.52%) WCF
12 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (9.52%) Information Governance
12 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
13 1 (4.76%) REST
13 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (4.76%) XenApp
13 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (52.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Governance Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Information Governance Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) XSL
5 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Web Development
2 6 (28.57%) Time Management
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Information Governance
6 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Document Management
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Citrix
1 1 (4.76%) VMware
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft