The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 52 42 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 48 50 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.55% 3.79% 6.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.86% 23.81% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 29
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £259 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £410 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
323 210 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.14% 15.91% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 114 100
Average daily rate £400 £324 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.55% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 35
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.55 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.91 £19.50 £34.90
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 Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Salford - 2 £388 - 1
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 31 (36.90%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 22 (26.19%) .NET
3 22 (26.19%) Finance
4 21 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 20 (23.81%) C#
6 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
7 16 (19.05%) MS Office
7 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 16 (19.05%) SQL
8 15 (17.86%) Migration
9 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
11 12 (14.29%) Project Management
11 12 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 11 (13.10%) jQuery
12 11 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (13.10%) Banking
13 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (10.71%) CSS
14 9 (10.71%) Visual Studio
14 9 (10.71%) HTML
14 9 (10.71%) Intranet
15 8 (9.52%) Entity Framework
16 7 (8.33%) Unit Testing
16 7 (8.33%) WCF
16 7 (8.33%) Document Management
16 7 (8.33%) Ajax

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 23 (27.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 21 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.57%) Lync
3 3 (3.57%) IIS
3 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.38%) Documentum
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.19%) CMS
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (19.05%) MS Office
2 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.57%) MS Project
3 3 (3.57%) PowerPivot
4 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.38%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.19%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.19%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.19%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) Intranet
2 3 (3.57%) DNS
3 2 (2.38%) Internet
3 2 (2.38%) Network Security
4 1 (1.19%) WebEx
4 1 (1.19%) MPLS
4 1 (1.19%) LAN
4 1 (1.19%) WAN
4 1 (1.19%) DHCP
4 1 (1.19%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.19%) MySQL
6 1 (1.19%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.38%) Subversion
4 2 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (1.19%) MorphX
General
1 22 (26.19%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Retail
4 4 (4.76%) Front Office
5 3 (3.57%) Law
5 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.57%) Advertising
5 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.38%) Back Office
7 1 (1.19%) Electronics
7 1 (1.19%) Legal
7 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (30.95%) Developer
2 12 (14.29%) Analyst
2 12 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 10 (11.90%) Administrator
4 9 (10.71%) Consultant
5 8 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
6 7 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.95%) SharePoint Administrator
7 5 (5.95%) SharePoint Project Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Report Developer
8 4 (4.76%) SharePoint Architect
8 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.76%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.76%) SharePoint Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Coordinator
9 3 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.19%) .NET
2 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 11 (13.10%) jQuery
5 9 (10.71%) HTML
5 9 (10.71%) CSS
6 8 (9.52%) Entity Framework
7 7 (8.33%) WCF
7 7 (8.33%) Ajax
8 6 (7.14%) LINQ
9 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.38%) MDX
10 2 (2.38%) Flash
11 1 (1.19%) Middleware
11 1 (1.19%) NHibernate
11 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (1.19%) WPF
11 1 (1.19%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.38%) NHS
2 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.38%) User Experience
3 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.19%) DTV
3 1 (1.19%) PDA
3 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.19%) CMDB
3 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.19%) CentOS
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.19%) Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.86%) Migration
2 12 (14.29%) Project Management
3 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.33%) Scrum
4 7 (8.33%) Document Management
4 7 (8.33%) MVC
4 7 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 4 (4.76%) Change Control
7 4 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (4.76%) Inmon Methodology
8 3 (3.57%) People Management
8 3 (3.57%) ITIL
8 3 (3.57%) ERP
8 3 (3.57%) Change Management
9 2 (2.38%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.81%) C#
2 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
2 16 (19.05%) SQL
3 7 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (1.19%) X++
6 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (1.19%) MCSA
4 1 (1.19%) CCNP
4 1 (1.19%) CCNA
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.19%) PMP
4 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
1 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.19%) QA
1 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 31 (36.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (2.38%) Citrix
3 2 (2.38%) Alias
4 1 (1.19%) VMware
4 1 (1.19%) Google
4 1 (1.19%) IronPort
4 1 (1.19%) Splunk
4 1 (1.19%) Nintex
4 1 (1.19%) Avaya
4 1 (1.19%) Sage
4 1 (1.19%) McAfee
4 1 (1.19%) Dell
4 1 (1.19%) EMC
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