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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 66 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 33 69 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.00% 4.95% 4.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.09% 29.11% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 44 29
Average daily rate
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£363 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £387 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% -
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
273 237 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.56% 17.01% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 134 86
Average daily rate £375 £335 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £25.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -30.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £37.49 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +2 4 £338 -
Oldham - 1 £200 -
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (32.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
3 20 (29.41%) .NET
4 18 (26.47%) C#
5 17 (25.00%) SQL
6 16 (23.53%) Migration
7 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
8 14 (20.59%) jQuery
8 14 (20.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
9 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 11 (16.18%) Finance
10 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
12 9 (13.24%) HTML
13 8 (11.76%) CRM
13 8 (11.76%) CSS
13 8 (11.76%) ITIL
13 8 (11.76%) Intranet
13 8 (11.76%) .NET Framework
14 7 (10.29%) Dynamics CRM
14 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (8.82%) Citrix
15 6 (8.82%) Office 365
15 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
16 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (7.35%) Knowledge Management
16 5 (7.35%) Ajax
16 5 (7.35%) LINQ

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (32.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (20.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.88%) IIS
3 4 (5.88%) Lync
4 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.47%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.41%) InfoPath
2 3 (4.41%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.94%) MS Project
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.88%) SAP FI
2 4 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.47%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Office 365
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) Intranet
2 3 (4.41%) Network Security
2 3 (4.41%) DNS
2 3 (4.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) DHCP
3 1 (1.47%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.94%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.47%) QlikView
6 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.94%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) Ant
3 1 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) General Ledger
3 3 (4.41%) Publishing
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Developer
2 12 (17.65%) SharePoint Developer
3 11 (16.18%) Consultant
4 10 (14.71%) Architect
5 7 (10.29%) SharePoint Consultant
5 7 (10.29%) Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) SharePoint Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.41%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) SAP Support Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) SAP Support
8 3 (4.41%) Trainer
9 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Administrator
9 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.94%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) .NET
2 14 (20.59%) jQuery
3 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 9 (13.24%) HTML
5 8 (11.76%) CSS
5 8 (11.76%) .NET Framework
6 5 (7.35%) Ajax
6 5 (7.35%) LINQ
6 5 (7.35%) Entity Framework
7 4 (5.88%) WCF
8 2 (2.94%) REST
9 1 (1.47%) HTML5
9 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.47%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.47%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (1.47%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.47%) MDX
9 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.47%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) User Experience
3 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.47%) CentOS
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.47%) AIX
4 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Migration
2 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.76%) CRM
3 8 (11.76%) ITIL
4 5 (7.35%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (7.35%) Project Management
4 5 (7.35%) ERP
4 5 (7.35%) Scrum
5 4 (5.88%) MVC
5 4 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 4 (5.88%) SOA
5 4 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.41%) Time Management
6 3 (4.41%) Web Development
6 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.41%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.41%) Document Management
6 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.41%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) C#
2 17 (25.00%) SQL
3 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.47%) VBA
6 1 (1.47%) Java
6 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.94%) CCNA
1 2 (2.94%) CCDA
1 2 (2.94%) CCDP
1 2 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (1.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) UAG
2 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.94%) XenApp
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Citrix
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle
4 4 (5.88%) VMware
4 4 (5.88%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) Alias
5 2 (2.94%) Dell
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) hybris
5 2 (2.94%) IronPort
6 1 (1.47%) Splunk
6 1 (1.47%) Nintex
6 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) McAfee
6 1 (1.47%) Avaya
6 1 (1.47%) Sage
6 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.47%) AppSense
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £12 - £17 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: £40,000 - £50,000 equivalent Pro-rata (Depending on experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago