The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 15 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 23 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.96% 3.27% 6.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 54.76% 21.88% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 4
Average daily rate
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£190 £363 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.58% +9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £353 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £373 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £14.25 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -5.12%
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
42 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.53% 14.95% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 14
Average daily rate £250 £213 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £358 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Wirral - 9 £170 -
Liverpool -3 7 £300 -17.24% 7
St Helens - 3 - -
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
3 15 (36.59%) .NET
4 13 (31.71%) QA
5 12 (29.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (29.27%) C#
5 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
6 10 (24.39%) Remedy
6 10 (24.39%) SQL
7 9 (21.95%) HTML
7 9 (21.95%) Windows
7 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
7 9 (21.95%) HTML5
7 9 (21.95%) Umbraco
8 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.07%) ITIL
9 7 (17.07%) jQuery
9 7 (17.07%) Content Management
10 6 (14.63%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
10 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (12.20%) Finance
11 5 (12.20%) Project Management
11 5 (12.20%) Internet
11 5 (12.20%) CA
11 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
11 5 (12.20%) Portfolio Management
11 5 (12.20%) Tableau
11 5 (12.20%) Change Control
11 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (29.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (21.95%) Umbraco
3 4 (9.76%) IIS
4 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.88%) MS Project Server
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 1 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) MS Project
4 1 (2.44%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
2 4 (9.76%) SAN
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.88%) VoIP
3 2 (4.88%) Intranet
4 1 (2.44%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Developer
3 6 (14.63%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Web Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Project Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) PMO Lead
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Junior
8 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.44%) Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Project Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Server Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) HTML5
3 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
4 7 (17.07%) jQuery
5 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
6 4 (9.76%) WCF
7 3 (7.32%) CSS
7 3 (7.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) PMI
3 2 (4.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) CESG
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL
1 7 (17.07%) Content Management
2 6 (14.63%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) Project Management
3 5 (12.20%) Portfolio Management
3 5 (12.20%) Change Control
3 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
4 4 (9.76%) Web Development
5 3 (7.32%) MVC
6 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (4.88%) Release Management
6 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.44%) Workflow
7 1 (2.44%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.44%) Information Governance
7 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) C#
1 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
2 10 (24.39%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) Java
4 3 (7.32%) VBScript
5 1 (2.44%) VBA
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) QA
2 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) vSphere
2 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Remedy
3 5 (12.20%) CA
3 5 (12.20%) Tableau
4 4 (9.76%) IBM
4 4 (9.76%) HP
4 4 (9.76%) EMC
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle
5 3 (7.32%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) Veeam
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco
7 1 (2.44%) MicroStrategy
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