The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 47 50 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 29 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.35% 3.10% 5.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.01% 16.39% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 15
Median daily rate £338 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £102 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £17.77 £20.13
% change year-on-year
+80.07% -11.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Application Platforms Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
138 122 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.69% 18.91% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 84 51
Median daily rate £340 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 £10.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 49 (63.64%) Office 365
2 46 (59.74%) Microsoft
3 42 (54.55%) Windows
4 40 (51.95%) Active Directory
5 34 (44.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (40.26%) Security Cleared
6 31 (40.26%) Skype for Business
6 31 (40.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (38.96%) Windows Server
8 29 (37.66%) Skype
8 29 (37.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 29 (37.66%) MCSE
9 28 (36.36%) MS Exchange
9 28 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 28 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 26 (33.77%) SharePoint 2010
10 26 (33.77%) MS Excel
11 24 (31.17%) Migration
11 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (31.17%) SC Cleared
12 19 (24.68%) PowerShell
12 19 (24.68%) Load Balancing
13 18 (23.38%) MS Office
14 16 (20.78%) Computer Science
14 16 (20.78%) Degree
15 15 (19.48%) HP
15 15 (19.48%) Intranet
16 14 (18.18%) Windows 7
17 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
17 12 (15.58%) SharePoint 2013

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 31 (40.26%) Skype for Business
2 28 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 28 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 28 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 26 (33.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (15.58%) Office Communications Server
4 12 (15.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (14.29%) OpenStack
6 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (5.19%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.90%) CMS
8 3 (3.90%) IIS
8 3 (3.90%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (3.90%) Tuxedo
9 2 (2.60%) JBoss
9 2 (2.60%) WildFly
10 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Foundation
10 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (33.77%) MS Excel
2 18 (23.38%) MS Office
3 9 (11.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (9.09%) MS Project
5 4 (5.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 49 (63.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 29 (37.66%) Skype
2 15 (19.48%) Intranet
3 10 (12.99%) DNS
4 7 (9.09%) DHCP
5 3 (3.90%) NAS
5 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.30%) DB2
3 1 (1.30%) EDMS
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.60%) CA Gen
2 2 (2.60%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Advertising
2 5 (6.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Administrator
2 15 (19.48%) Developer
3 14 (18.18%) SharePoint Administrator
4 13 (16.88%) SharePoint Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Office 365 Specialist
6 8 (10.39%) Consultant
7 7 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Messaging Support
7 7 (9.09%) Project Manager
8 6 (7.79%) Messaging Consultant
8 6 (7.79%) Support Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Lync Specialist
11 3 (3.90%) Messaging Specialist
11 3 (3.90%) Office 365 Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Service Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) .NET
1 4 (5.19%) CSS
1 4 (5.19%) HTML
1 4 (5.19%) Middleware
1 4 (5.19%) XML
2 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.90%) jQuery
2 3 (3.90%) Web Services
3 2 (2.60%) Ajax
3 2 (2.60%) LINQ
3 2 (2.60%) WPF
4 1 (1.30%) COM
4 1 (1.30%) CSS3
4 1 (1.30%) HTML5
4 1 (1.30%) REST
4 1 (1.30%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) Clustering
5 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.60%) PMI
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (54.55%) Windows
2 34 (44.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (40.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (38.96%) Windows Server
5 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 9 (11.69%) Windows XP
8 7 (9.09%) Android
8 7 (9.09%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.90%) AIX
9 3 (3.90%) MVS
10 2 (2.60%) HPUX
10 2 (2.60%) Linux
10 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.60%) zOS
11 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) Migration
2 19 (24.68%) Load Balancing
3 11 (14.29%) Workflow
4 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.09%) ITIL
5 7 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (9.09%) Project Management
5 7 (9.09%) Visualisation
6 5 (6.49%) Information Management
7 4 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.19%) Time Management
8 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.90%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.90%) Change Control
8 3 (3.90%) Change Management
8 3 (3.90%) DevOps
8 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (3.90%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.90%) Resource Management
9 2 (2.60%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.68%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.09%) C
3 6 (7.79%) C#
3 6 (7.79%) SQL
4 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.60%) Java
5 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (40.26%) Security Cleared
2 29 (37.66%) MCSE
2 29 (37.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (31.17%) SC Cleared
4 16 (20.78%) Degree
5 5 (6.49%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.90%) MCSA
7 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.60%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.30%) MCITP
8 1 (1.30%) MCTS
8 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.90%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (51.95%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.90%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.90%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (3.90%) WSUS
2 2 (2.60%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.30%) Netcool
3 1 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 46 (59.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.48%) HP
3 7 (9.09%) Trend Micro
4 4 (5.19%) IronPort
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle
4 4 (5.19%) Veritas
4 4 (5.19%) VMware
5 3 (3.90%) Dell
5 3 (3.90%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.60%) CA
6 2 (2.60%) Serena
6 2 (2.60%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.30%) Borland
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix
7 1 (1.30%) IBM
7 1 (1.30%) Intel Security