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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 49 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 40 62 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.72% 4.86% 6.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.32% 31.16% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 37 33
Average daily rate
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£338 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -17.07%
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
231 199 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.70% 15.58% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 101 86
Average daily rate £375 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £263 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 21
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.49 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -13.15%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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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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
Bolton - 7 £325 - 3
Salford -1 1 £388 - 5
Bury - 1 £220 -
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 21 (29.58%) .NET
3 20 (28.17%) C#
4 18 (25.35%) SQL
5 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
5 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
6 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
6 15 (21.13%) Finance
7 14 (19.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (18.31%) .NET Framework
8 13 (18.31%) jQuery
8 13 (18.31%) Migration
9 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
10 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (12.68%) Entity Framework
11 8 (11.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (11.27%) Ajax
11 8 (11.27%) Unit Testing
11 8 (11.27%) WCF
11 8 (11.27%) MVC
12 7 (9.86%) Scrum
12 7 (9.86%) Project Management
12 7 (9.86%) Intranet
12 7 (9.86%) CRM
12 7 (9.86%) CSS
12 7 (9.86%) SAP
12 7 (9.86%) ITIL
12 7 (9.86%) HTML
12 7 (9.86%) LINQ

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 14 (19.72%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (11.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.63%) Lync
3 4 (5.63%) IIS
4 3 (4.23%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.41%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.41%) CMS
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) PowerPivot
3 3 (4.23%) MS Project
4 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.63%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (5.63%) SAP FI
2 4 (5.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.41%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Office 365
3 1 (1.41%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Intranet
2 3 (4.23%) Internet
2 3 (4.23%) Network Security
2 3 (4.23%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
3 1 (1.41%) DHCP
3 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.41%) MS Access
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.41%) QlikView
6 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.82%) Subversion
2 2 (2.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.41%) MorphX
3 1 (1.41%) Ant
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) General Ledger
3 3 (4.23%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
5 1 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Developer
2 11 (15.49%) Analyst
3 9 (12.68%) Consultant
4 7 (9.86%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Architect
5 6 (8.45%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.45%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (5.63%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) SharePoint Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Trainer
7 3 (4.23%) Project Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) SAP Support Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) SAP Support
7 3 (4.23%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.58%) .NET
2 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
3 13 (18.31%) .NET Framework
3 13 (18.31%) jQuery
4 9 (12.68%) Entity Framework
5 8 (11.27%) WCF
5 8 (11.27%) Ajax
6 7 (9.86%) CSS
6 7 (9.86%) LINQ
6 7 (9.86%) HTML
7 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.82%) Flash
9 1 (1.41%) Rendezvous
9 1 (1.41%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.41%) Web Services
9 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.41%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.41%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.41%) PDA
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) UNIX
3 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.41%) CentOS
3 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) Migration
2 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.27%) MVC
3 8 (11.27%) Unit Testing
4 7 (9.86%) Project Management
4 7 (9.86%) CRM
4 7 (9.86%) ITIL
4 7 (9.86%) Scrum
5 6 (8.45%) ERP
6 5 (7.04%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (5.63%) Change Control
7 4 (5.63%) SOA
7 4 (5.63%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.23%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.23%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.23%) E-business
9 2 (2.82%) Change Management
9 2 (2.82%) OO
9 2 (2.82%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.17%) C#
2 18 (25.35%) SQL
3 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.82%) VB
6 1 (1.41%) VBA
6 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.41%) X++
6 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.41%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) SAP
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle
4 4 (5.63%) Citrix
5 2 (2.82%) Dell
5 2 (2.82%) IronPort
5 2 (2.82%) Alias
5 2 (2.82%) VMware
6 1 (1.41%) AppSense
6 1 (1.41%) Google
6 1 (1.41%) Splunk
6 1 (1.41%) Avaya
6 1 (1.41%) Sage
6 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.41%) McAfee
6 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.41%) IBM
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