The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 31 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 6 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.04% 3.71% 8.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.32% 16.67% 53.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 13
Median daily rate £338 £328 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +72.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £259 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £445 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +31.57%
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 Merseyside region.

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
53 78 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.03% 22.29% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 24
Median daily rate £438 £418 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% +75.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £138 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £145.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Wirral -3 3 - -
Liverpool +4 2 £338 +20.53% 3
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) MS Office
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) Intranet
5 4 (36.36%) Internet
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) Analytics
6 3 (27.27%) Nintex
6 3 (27.27%) User Experience
6 3 (27.27%) WF
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 3 (27.27%) Workflow
6 3 (27.27%) Google
6 3 (27.27%) InfoPath
6 3 (27.27%) Google Analytics
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) Extranet
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) SOA
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) InfoPath
4 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Google Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
1 4 (36.36%) Intranet
2 3 (27.27%) Extranet
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
3 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
1 3 (27.27%) WF
1 3 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Analytics
1 3 (27.27%) SOA
1 3 (27.27%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Process Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Google
2 3 (27.27%) Nintex
3 2 (18.18%) iManage
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire