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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 63 61 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 50 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.73% 2.13% 3.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.16% 13.70% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 30
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £170 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £453 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +18.05%
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
261 292 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.26% 15.56% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 181 112
Median daily rate £400 £413 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +27.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 13
Median hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £29.32 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 28 September 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 September 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
Wigan - 6 £300 -
Bolton - 5 £275 -
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 36 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 22 (22.45%) Windows
2 22 (22.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 21 (21.43%) SQL
4 20 (20.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 20 (20.41%) Skype for Business
5 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
6 16 (16.33%) Migration
7 15 (15.31%) ITIL
7 15 (15.31%) MS Excel
7 15 (15.31%) MS Exchange
8 14 (14.29%) CRM
9 13 (13.27%) Office 365
10 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
10 12 (12.24%) Finance
10 12 (12.24%) Banking
11 11 (11.22%) MS Office
11 11 (11.22%) .NET
11 11 (11.22%) C#
11 11 (11.22%) HTML
11 11 (11.22%) JavaScript
11 11 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
12 10 (10.20%) Problem Management
13 9 (9.18%) VBA
13 9 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (8.16%) Windows Server
14 8 (8.16%) Blackberry
14 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (8.16%) IronPort

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 22 (22.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 20 (20.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 20 (20.41%) Skype for Business
3 15 (15.31%) MS Exchange
4 11 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (6.12%) CMS
8 4 (4.08%) IBM Notes
8 4 (4.08%) IIS
9 3 (3.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (2.04%) IBM Domino
11 1 (1.02%) JBoss
11 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (15.31%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.22%) MS Office
3 7 (7.14%) MS Project
4 3 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.04%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.02%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.02%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.02%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.27%) Office 365
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.08%) SaaS
4 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.04%) IaaS
5 2 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) Intranet
1 7 (7.14%) VPN
2 6 (6.12%) SAN
3 5 (5.10%) Firewall
3 5 (5.10%) LAN
3 5 (5.10%) NAS
4 4 (4.08%) Network Security
4 4 (4.08%) PBX
4 4 (4.08%) VoIP
4 4 (4.08%) WAN
5 3 (3.06%) DNS
5 3 (3.06%) Unified Communications
5 3 (3.06%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.04%) DHCP
6 2 (2.04%) Internet
7 1 (1.02%) Extranet
7 1 (1.02%) IPv4
7 1 (1.02%) MPLS
7 1 (1.02%) SSL
7 1 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.04%) MySQL
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.02%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.02%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.02%) EDRMS
7 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.02%) Power BI
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.04%) JIRA
3 2 (2.04%) MorphX
4 1 (1.02%) Selenium
General
1 12 (12.24%) Banking
1 12 (12.24%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Advertising
3 3 (3.06%) Marketing
4 2 (2.04%) Legal
4 2 (2.04%) Local Government
4 2 (2.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.02%) International Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (26.53%) Analyst
2 16 (16.33%) Developer
3 12 (12.24%) Architect
4 9 (9.18%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Consultant
5 8 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) SharePoint Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) CRM Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Designer
7 6 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Incident Manager
7 6 (6.12%) Service Manager
7 6 (6.12%) SharePoint Designer
7 6 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Messaging Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) PMO Support Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Service Desk Manager
8 5 (5.10%) SharePoint Support
9 4 (4.08%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.22%) .NET
1 11 (11.22%) HTML
2 5 (5.10%) CSS
3 4 (4.08%) XML
4 3 (3.06%) Ajax
4 3 (3.06%) jQuery
5 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.04%) LINQ
5 2 (2.04%) WCF
5 2 (2.04%) Web Services
5 2 (2.04%) WF
5 2 (2.04%) WPF
6 1 (1.02%) COM
6 1 (1.02%) CSS3
6 1 (1.02%) HTML5
6 1 (1.02%) JSON
6 1 (1.02%) REST
6 1 (1.02%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.10%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.06%) BYOD
4 3 (3.06%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.04%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.04%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.04%) FMCG
5 2 (2.04%) Life Science
5 2 (2.04%) NHS
5 2 (2.04%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.04%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.02%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.02%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.02%) Informatics
6 1 (1.02%) Replication
6 1 (1.02%) Social Media
6 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.45%) Windows
2 8 (8.16%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.08%) Windows 8
4 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.06%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.04%) AIX
6 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.04%) Solaris
6 2 (2.04%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.33%) Migration
2 15 (15.31%) ITIL
3 14 (14.29%) CRM
4 10 (10.20%) Problem Management
5 7 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
5 7 (7.14%) ERP
6 6 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.10%) Content Management
7 5 (5.10%) Web Development
7 5 (5.10%) Workflow
8 4 (4.08%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.08%) Project Management
8 4 (4.08%) Resource Management
8 4 (4.08%) Scrum
8 4 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.08%) Supplier Management
8 4 (4.08%) TOGAF
8 4 (4.08%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (3.06%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.43%) SQL
2 11 (11.22%) C#
2 11 (11.22%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.18%) VBA
4 5 (5.10%) PHP
5 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.06%) Java
6 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.04%) VBScript
7 2 (2.04%) X++
8 1 (1.02%) C
8 1 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.04%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) MCSA
2 2 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (1.02%) CCNA
3 1 (1.02%) CCNP
3 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.02%) CNE
3 1 (1.02%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.02%) Novell Certification
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.08%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.04%) XenApp
3 2 (2.04%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.02%) UAG
4 1 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) SCCM
2 3 (3.06%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 36 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) IronPort
3 7 (7.14%) Citrix
3 7 (7.14%) VMware
4 6 (6.12%) Oracle
5 5 (5.10%) HP
6 4 (4.08%) Cisco
6 4 (4.08%) Dell
6 4 (4.08%) Lotus
6 4 (4.08%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.06%) 3PAR
7 3 (3.06%) SAP
8 2 (2.04%) Adobe
8 2 (2.04%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.04%) Axway
8 2 (2.04%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.04%) EMC
9 1 (1.02%) Apple
9 1 (1.02%) AppSense
9 1 (1.02%) Sage