The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
North West / Manchester
Rank 64 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 25 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.81% 2.65% 2.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.68% 16.35% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 23
Median daily rate £338 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
-1.03% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £27.86 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £24.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+29.29% +23.75%

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
214 312 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.53% 16.24% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 154 136
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £194 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 23 17
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Salford - 6 £413 - 1
Oldham - 2 - -
Bolton -1 1 £325 -7.14% 2
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 19 (31.67%) Windows
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.00%) Migration
3 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (23.33%) Office 365
4 14 (23.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (21.67%) ITIL
5 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (20.00%) SQL
6 12 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (16.67%) Skype for Business
7 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 10 (16.67%) Scrum
8 9 (15.00%) .NET
9 8 (13.33%) MS Office
9 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
10 7 (11.67%) MS Exchange
11 6 (10.00%) C#
11 6 (10.00%) HTML
11 6 (10.00%) HP
11 6 (10.00%) LAN
11 6 (10.00%) Citrix
11 6 (10.00%) Firewall
11 6 (10.00%) Workflow
11 6 (10.00%) ServiceNow
11 6 (10.00%) DevOps
12 5 (8.33%) AngularJS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 14 (23.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 12 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 7 (11.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (5.00%) CMS
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.33%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Office
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Office 365
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.33%) Yammer
4 1 (1.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Firewall
1 6 (10.00%) LAN
2 5 (8.33%) SAN
2 5 (8.33%) VPN
3 4 (6.67%) DNS
3 4 (6.67%) Intranet
3 4 (6.67%) PBX
3 4 (6.67%) VoIP
3 4 (6.67%) WAN
4 3 (5.00%) LDAP
4 3 (5.00%) NAS
4 3 (5.00%) Network Security
4 3 (5.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.33%) IPv4
5 2 (3.33%) Skype
5 2 (3.33%) SSL
5 2 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.67%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.67%) Selenium
2 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (8.33%) Advertising
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (8.33%) Designer
2 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Designer
3 4 (6.67%) Analyst
3 4 (6.67%) Consultant
3 4 (6.67%) ServiceNow Developer
3 4 (6.67%) SharePoint Consultant
3 4 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (5.00%) Administrator
4 3 (5.00%) Architect
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (5.00%) SSRS Developer
4 3 (5.00%) Tester
5 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (3.33%) Incident Manager
5 2 (3.33%) Office 365 Manager
5 2 (3.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 6 (10.00%) HTML
3 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.00%) CSS
5 3 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (5.00%) Web Services
6 2 (3.33%) Ajax
6 2 (3.33%) J2EE
6 2 (3.33%) jQuery
6 2 (3.33%) JSP
6 2 (3.33%) LINQ
6 2 (3.33%) Servlets
6 2 (3.33%) WPF
6 2 (3.33%) XML
7 1 (1.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.00%) BYOD
3 3 (5.00%) Web 2.0
4 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.33%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.67%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) Life Science
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Migration
2 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.67%) ITIL
3 10 (16.67%) Scrum
4 8 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.00%) DevOps
5 6 (10.00%) Workflow
6 5 (8.33%) CRM
6 5 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.67%) BDD
7 4 (6.67%) Content Management
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 4 (6.67%) TDD
8 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.00%) Identity Management
8 3 (5.00%) Information Architecture
8 3 (5.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.00%) C#
4 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.33%) VBScript
7 1 (1.67%) C
7 1 (1.67%) Java
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) MCSA
2 1 (1.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Citrix
2 6 (10.00%) HP
2 6 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 5 (8.33%) VMware
4 3 (5.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) Apple
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco
5 2 (3.33%) Dell
5 2 (3.33%) Lotus
5 2 (3.33%) Motorola
5 2 (3.33%) Sophos
6 1 (1.67%) Avaya
6 1 (1.67%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.67%) Nintex
6 1 (1.67%) Tableau